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Casa Grande Mayor supports push to place cable barriers on Interstate 10
“It’s a dangerous stretch of road, and it’s just too much traffic. It’s not safe,” said Mayor Craig McFarland.
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Johnson Utilities defies regulators, court order to prevent takeover
Johnson Utilities has been plagued with issues that include overflowing sewers, low or no water pressure, toxic gasses and water quality that's just barely acceptable by federal standards. The company has more than 30,000 customersin parts of Florence, Queen Creek and San Tan Valley.
Queen Creek vehicle thefts reported Aug. 5-12 to MCSO
Above are the general locations of vehicle thefts reported Aug. 5-12 to the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office for the community of Queen Creek.Those investigated by MCSO included:Theft from a vehicle, reported at 9:34 a.m. Aug. 7 in the 20100 block of East Silver Creek Lane.Stolen vehicle, reported a
16 nurses pregnant at same time at Banner hospital in Mesa
Nurse Rochelle Sherman, nearly eight months along, said: "I don't think we realized just how many of us were pregnant until we started a Facebook group."
Teenager struck by car near Alma School/Queen Creek in Chandler, police say
CHANDLER, AZ - A teenager is hospitalized after beingstruck by a carin Chandler Friday night.Officers responded to the area of Queen Creek and Alma School roads after receiving reports of a crash.According to a police spokesman, a 17-year-old boy, and other kids, were playing an "interactive game" w
Gilbert man invents device to help prevent child drownings
Lee Kambar has two daughters, ages one and ten, and admits he gets nervous when they're around water.
Red Cross urgently needs blood donations in East Valley
Appointments to donate may be made by downloading the free American Red Cross Blood Donor App, or by visitingRedCrossBlood.org, or by calling 1-800-733-2767.
Baby boom ahead? Arizona hospital has 16 pregnant nurses
Paige Packard, right, and Allison Thompson, second from right, hold up baby outfits Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, in Mesa, Ariz., as they join most of the sixteen pregnant nurses who work together in the intensive care unit at Banner Desert Medical Center as they attend a news conference as they talk about
Pinal County authorities target supplier of overdose drugs
Investigators are trying to determine whether the deaths are linked to fentanyl, a deadly street drug, and Lamb said the investigation includes trying to identify the supplier so he or she can be prosecuted.
JP candidate says improper donations were 'honest mistake'
In a letter to the County Attorney’s Office, the Elections Department alleges that Wendt’s campaign committee received more than $3,000 in donations from private companies.
Mesa police officers won't be charged in teen's arrest
Two Mesa police officers placed on leave after video surfaced of them treating a teen suspect roughly won't face charges. It was determined they used appropriate force in the teen's arrest.
16 Nurses at Arizona Hospital All Pregnant At Same Time | AM 740 KTRH News Radio
Nurse Rochelle Sherman, who is nearly eight months along, say they didn't realize how many nurses were pregnant until they formed a Facebook group chat and more and more members were added.
Chandler routed in battle of nationally ranked teams
But that’s as far as Chandler got in the first half against a swarming Husky defense, and it set the tone as the Wolves, 10th nationally in the MaxPreps Xcellent 25 rankings, were battered by No. 17 Centennial, 35-13, in the premier season-opening high school game in the West at San Bernardino Valle
Lavastida leads AZL Indians 1 to 15-3 win over AZL Cubs 2
MESA, Ariz. (AP) -- Bryan Lavastida homered and had two hits, as the AZL Indians 1 exploded for a season-high in runs in a 15-3 win over the AZL Cubs 2 on Sunday.
Teenager playing game in the roadway hospitalized after being hit by a vehicle in Chandler
The 17-year-old male was walking in the street near Alma School and Queen Creek roads at about 6:30 p.m. when he was struck by a vehicle, said Kevin Quinn, a spokesman for the Chandler Police Department.
Morel, Mejia lead AZL Cubs 1 to 4-0 win over AZL Rangers
MESA, Ariz. (AP) -- Christopher Morel hit a two-run homer in the fourth inning, and Rafael Mejia homered and had two hits as the AZL Cubs 1 beat the AZL Rangers 4-0 on Saturday.
EPCOR suspends management agreement until Johnson Utilities complies
“We've stayed the official start until the commission gets compliance, whether it's voluntary or involuntary, from Johnson Utilities,” Shawn Bradford, vice president of corporate services at EPCOR, told PinalCentral. “No one could be the interim manager. You can't manage a utility without ... access
Police arrest suspect in Mesa killing of man
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Two arrested in early morning burglary in Desert Hot Springs
DESERT HOT SPRINGS, Calif. - Two men were arrested in Desert Hot Springs after an early morning burglary at a home Friday. Desert Hot Springs Police arrested 26 year old Robert Pastel of Mesa, AZ and 31 year old Salvador Jimenez Garcia of Cathedral City.