Diocese looks to open temporary shelter for migrants in county facility

Catholic Community Services in the Tucson Diocese has reached a tentative agreement with Pima County to turn an unused juvenile detention facility into a temporary shelter for asylum-seekers.

Retired Sacramento Bishop Quinn, 97, dies; was oldest U.S. prelate

Retired Bishop Francis Quinn of Sacramento, California, who headed the Northern California diocese from 1980 to 1994 and later spent 13 years ministering to Native Americans in the Diocese of Tucson, died March 21 at age 97.

Panelists: Border-crossers face ICE 'intimidation,' brutal heat, tensions

None of the stories were pretty. The three panelists at a Tucson workshop on "Perspectives on Border Life" told stories from three perspectives during a workshop held June 1, the last day of CLINIC's annual meeting.

Authorities say arson destroyed Idaho church; bishop pledges to rebuild

Federal investigators consider a blaze that destroyed a church near the Canadian border arson. Located 27 miles from the Canadian border, St. Ann is the northernmost Catholic church in Idaho.