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Santa Claus is not the only one granting special wishes this holiday season. Jason Johnson, a special education teacher at Apache Junction High School, 2525 S. Ironwood Road, was one of 400 … more
No closures are scheduled for improvement projects on Phoenix-area freeways this weekend. The Arizona Department of Transportation announced Wednesday that work will be limited to areas of Buckeye … more
The city of Apache Junction Health and Human Services Commission has opened its application period for fiscal year 2023-24 funding. Funding is available to Apache Junction health and human service … more
The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office took the following reports of a theft and other incidents in Gold Canyon Nov. 6-10. Disorderly conduct — suspicious activity, reported at 9:49 a.m. … more
The Apache Junction Police Department took the following reports of sexual assaults Nov. 6-10: Sexual assault, reported at 1:42 p.m. Nov. 8 in the 1400 block of South Cedar Drive. Sexual … more
The Arizona Department of Health Services on Nov. 30 reported the number of coronavirus cases in Apache Junction, east Mesa, Gold Canyon and Queen Valley is 20,860 in ZIP codes 85118, 85119 and … more

The Pinal County Sheriff’s Department is searching for a man who is a suspect in the shooting death of his wife. PCSO reports that at around 9 p.m., Monday Nov. 21, the department received a … more
Pinal County this week reported the first pediatric flu death in Arizona for the 2022 season. “This tragic situation, unfortunately, reminds us that flu can cause serious illness and death,” … more
Central Arizona College recognized this year’s Outstanding Alumni and Athletic Hall of Fame awardees at the 2022 Vaquero Awards on Saturday, Nov. 19. Each year, CAC inducts outstanding … more
PHOENIX — The head of the Senate Government Committee is demanding Maricopa County officials produce a laundry list of documents and records regarding the just completed general … more
Keystone Homes has withdrawn its request for rezoning 14.1 acres for a 158-unit leased residential community tentatively known as The Havenly Scenic and financing has been dropped for the … more
The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office took the following reports of a burglary, theft and other incidents in Gold Canyon Nov. 1-5. Residential burglary, reported at 12 a.m Nov. 1 in the 4400 … more
The Apache Junction Police Department took the following reports of sexual assaults and offenses Nov. 1-5: Sexual offense— sexual abuse, reported at 5:41 p.m. Nov. 2 in the 1100 block of … more

The Arizona Department of Health Services on Nov. 23 reported the number of coronavirus cases in Apache Junction, east Mesa, Gold Canyon and Queen Valley is 20,656 in ZIP codes 85118, 85119 and … more
A five-year contract costing nearly $1.6 million has been approved for Apache Junction police computer-aided dispatch, records management and mobile field reporting software. The Apache Junction … more
The schedule of closures and schedules for city of Apache Junction facilities have been set for the upcoming Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s holiday weekends. All government … more
The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office took the following reports of a theft and other incidents in Gold Canyon Oct. 25-31. Trespassing, reported at 9:21 a.m. Oct. 28 in the 9500 block of East … more
The Apache Junction Police Department took the following reports of thefts and a residential burglary Oct. 25-31: Residential burglary, reported at 10:59 p.m. Oct. 25 in the 1000 block of East … more
The Arizona Department of Health Services on Nov. 16 reported the number of coronavirus cases in Apache Junction, east Mesa, Gold Canyon and Queen Valley is 20,452 in ZIP codes 85118, 85119 and … more
Incumbent Dena Kimble and newcomer Gail Ross are leading in the election for two seats on the Apache Junction Unified School District Governing Board, according to unofficial results posted by the … more

A sales-tax increase to pay for Pinal County roads is failing 50.81% to 49.19% with 135,243 votes tallied, according to the Pinal County Elections Department website. The early unofficial results … more
After connectivity issues are addressed, security cameras are to be installed at Apache Junction’s two newest parks, a city commission was told recently. They are Flatiron Community Park, … more
The Apache Junction Prospectors (6-3) played at home vs. the Benjamin Franklin Chargers (1-8) on Senior Night. The regular season came to a close for both teams on Thursday, Nov. 10. Coach Bruce … more
MESA — “Give me a G! I need a G!” That was what Denny Brown said during the auction portion of the East Valley Institute of Technology Education Foundation Inc.’s 16th … more
The city of Apache Junction will be repaving Lost Dutchman Boulevard from Ironwood Drive to Tomahawk Road from Nov. 16 to Dec. 2. Work will entail the reconstruction of severely distressed … more
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