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State agency says $6.5 million project on SR 88 should be done by end of summer

SR 88, also known as Apache Trail, is a scenic, winding road that leads to Canyon Lake and other recreational areas east of Phoenix.The improvement project was launched in November.

AZCENTRAL - 2018-06-21 02:44:00

Studio 48 the Arizona Film Commission topic of Rural by Choice Forum

The forum will include a presentation by Matthew Earl Jones, director of the Arizona Film Commission. The forum is scheduled for Tuesday, July 19 at the Superior Town Hall located at 199 Lobb Ave. Registration will open at 9:30 a.m. with the forum running from 10-11:30 a.m.

ARIZONA SILVER BELT - 2018-06-20 00:00:00

Mesa police on scene of another officer-involved shooting

PHOENIX — Mesa police were on the scene of an officer-involved shooting Tuesday afternoon, the second such incident in less than a week.According to the Mesa Police Department Twitter account, no officers were injured in the incident near Alma School Road and Rio Salado Parkway.We are currently on s

KTAR.COM - 2018-06-19 19:47:30

Fortis Development Begins Master Planning for Massive Multi Use Development in San Tan Valley

About a month ago, a developer met with Pinal County to discuss a site plan pre-application for a potential project. Unlike most developers who are looking to build homes in San Tan Valley, this developer has a different idea ... bring entertainment to the San Tan Valley community.

SANTANVALLEYMAG.COM - 2018-06-19 22:55:10

Two new traffic signals in Globe

The City of Globe would like to thank ADOT and the State Transportation Board for their partnership, expedited engineering/approval process, and significant financial contribution to this project.

COPPERCOUNTRYNEWS.COM - 2018-06-20 00:00:00

Apache Junction, Pinal County to close undeveloped path deemed unsafe

The trail labeled as “Mountain View Road” has been deemed unsafe for travel and will be accessible only on foot or by horseback after June 25 while fencing is installed in the area, according to a press release, noting the possibility of installing equestrian cross-overs and hiker cut-outs at access

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Election 2018: Who’s running for office in the Copper Corridor? - Copper Area News Publishers providing news coverage for Eastern Pinal and Southern Gila Counties

August 28th, voters will head to the polls to vote in the primary elections for Congressional District One, Legislative District Eight, County Recorder and Justice of the Peace.They will also be casting their vote in local municipal elections.Kearny, Hayden, Winkelman, Mammoth and Superior will all

COPPERAREA.COM - 2018-06-20 12:29:32

Funds sought for 5 Apache Junction girls injured in wrong-way driver crash

As of Wednesday morning, $665 had been donated toward the $500,000 goal, according to https://www.gofundme.com/helping-hands-and-healing-hearts.

APACHEJUNCTIONINDEPENDENT.COM - 2018-06-20 06:56:32

Hitching Post Owner Sues Apache Junction for Racial Discrimination

After years of battling Apache Junction's city council and zoning officials, the Pakistani owner of a Western-themed bar, restaurant, and entertainment venue is now suing for racial discrimination.

PHOENIX NEW TIMES

Man accused Mesa Police officers of ignoring requests during a painful arrest

In the aftermath of recent officer involved shootings in Mesa, as well as several violent arrests by Mesa Police in the past few weeks, the East Valley police department continues to come under scrutiny by many in the community. FOX 10's Matt Rodewa

FOX10PHOENIX.COM - 2018-06-20 04:37:00

Tri-City Sanitary District set to raise taxes

While Miami and Globe both have sewer systems functioning on some level — Miami is in the midst of a $25 million, 14-month upgrade and Globe recently increased revenues by renewing an agreement so sell treated effluent to Freeport-McMoRan — there is a swath of unincorporated land between the two tow

ARIZONA SILVER BELT - 2018-06-19 21:49:30

Superstition FD: Motorcycle goes off cliff near Apache Junction; 1 injured

The crash happened near Milepost 204 on State Route 88, also known as the Apache Trail, according to a tweet from the Superstition Fire and Medical District. One person was taken to the hospital.

AZCENTRAL

PD: Brother, sister attack Chandler Fry's employee as they exit after robbery

Police say a store employee stepped in front of them as they were exiting the building and Waylon reportedly, "continues walking, never breaking stride and violently punches the victim in the head."

ABC 15 NEWS

Queen Creek OKs agreement to bring 1,702 Fulton Homes to fruition

The agreement paves the way to transform the 70-year-old potato, corn and alfalfa farm into 1,702 homes on 532 acres featuring a 22-acre lake with floating docks and fishing opportunities, a 12,000-square-foot aquatic center and four different lot sizes and ranch-themed home styles.

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Two Arizona hospitals closing due to financial struggles

Gilbert Hospital, near Power and Ray roads, will officially close Saturday, June 16 at 1 p.m.

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RAINFALL TOTALS: How much rain did your neighborhood see?

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Superstition Fire and Medical District helps put out fire west of Apache Junction

SFMD and Mesa firefighters were dispatched at 2:31 p.m. Wednesday, June 13, to assist Rural/Metro with the fire in the 700 block of South 97th Street, Richard Ochs, SFMD assistant chief of planning and logistics, said in a release.

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Rebuild Superior Announces Community Meeting to Discuss Ideas to Preserve Superior History due to Smelter and historic building teardown - Copper Area News Publishers providing news coverage for Eastern Pinal and Southern Gila Counties

Superior, AZ –Rebuild Superior Inc. invites local residents of Superior and the region to attend a special community meeting to discuss ideas on what should be done to preserve and maintain the mining history and culture of Superior, once the Smelter and Smokestack are torn down.The meeting is sched

COPPERAREA.COM

These videos are why people question Mesa PD's use of force

MESA, Ariz. - Two videos released in recent weeks are spotlighting the Mesa police department and have people questioning their use of force.But those questions began more than a year ago.The first body camera video to cast a shadow on Mesa police was the2016 shooting of Daniel Shaverby former offic

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Florence Anthem Hospital Closes its Doors

Florence Hospital at Anthem, the only hospital in Florence, AZ, shuttered its doors Friday. Gilbert Hospital also closed its doors.

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