Sun City Fire board approves funds for AV

By Rusty Bradshaw Independent Newsmedia Sun City Fire and Medical Department’s newest station will have expanded audio-visual capabilities when it is completed. The Sun City Fire District board approved April…

Busy wildland fire season predicted

By Roger Ball and Rusty Bradshaw Independent Newsmedia Weather forecasters are predicting the high probability of above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation will increase the number of wildland fires…

Altrusa celebrates anniversary

Altrusa of the West Valley recently celebrated its 40th anniversary. Founded in 1978, the club continues to help the community. A celebration was March 15 at Coyote Lakes Clubhouse with…

Illness threatens dogs

By Roger Ball Independent Newsmedia The Maricopa County Department of Public Health issued a warning about an outbreak of leptospirosis in dogs in May 2017, but many are unaware of…