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Central Arizona College recognized this year’s college graduates during two commencement ceremonies, one on May 12 and the other on May 13. Each evening, two student speakers addressed their … more
The city of Apache Junction will close all administrative offices on Monday, May 30, in observation of Memorial Day. Emergency services through the police department will not be impacted by the … more
Two industrial buildings are planned east of Sossaman Road and north of Pecos Road in Mesa. Preliminary design for the development on 28 acres recently was discussed by the Mesa Design Review … more
The Apache Junction Police Department took the following reports of sexual offenses May 6-12: Sexual offense — sexual exploitation of a minor, reported at 6:12 p.m. May 9 in the 1800 block … more
The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office took the following reports of thefts and other incidents in Gold Canyon May 6-12: Disorderly conduct — domestic violence, reported at 9:54 p.m. May 6 … more
Twenty-four Central Arizona College students were recognized as graduates of the 64th Nursing Division for completing the college’s nursing program this spring. The pinning ceremony, a … more

During the May Board of Governors meeting, Central Arizona College and the Board of Governors of the Pinal County Community College District awarded Richard (Rick) Gibson Emeritus Trustee Status, … more
The Arizona Department of Transportation advises drivers to plan ahead for lane restrictions along U.S. Highway 60 in Gold Canyon for pavement maintenance. Eastbound US60 will be narrowed to one … more
The city of Apache Junction will close all administrative offices on Monday, May 30, in observation of Memorial Day. Emergency services through the police department will not be impacted by the … more
PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona prisoner is scheduled to be executed by lethal injection in less than three weeks for killing an 8-year-old girl, marking the second condemned man to decline lethal gas … more
The Arizona Department of Transportation advises drivers to plan ahead for closures of east- and west-bound U.S. Highway 60 Superstition Freeway between Meridian and Goldfield roads in Mesa/Apache … more
Two Apache Junction residents from a slate of 15 candidates were appointed Tuesday to replace City Council members who left to run for other elected offices. Peter Heck, who has lived in Apache … more
The Apache Junction Police Department took the following reports of burglaries April 30-May 5: Residential burglary, reported at 3:28 a.m. April 30 in the 2200 block of North Ironwood … more

The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office took the following reports of vandalism and other incidents in Gold Canyon April 30-May 5: Vandalism, reported at 1:34 p.m. May 2 in the 7300 block of East … more
The Arizona Department of Health Services on May 18 reported the number of coronavirus cases in Apache Junction, east Mesa, Gold Canyon and Queen Valley is 18,109 in ZIP codes 85118, 85119 and … more
License plates of vehicles passing through Apache Junction will be read with a new public safety camera program recently approved by the City Council. The council voted 4-1 on May 3 to approve an … more
The Apache Junction City Council mayoral election is nearing in a few short months. The 2022 primary election is Aug. 2 and will include two candidates for the office of mayor: Mehmood Mohiuddin … more
There were 54 business licenses issued in April 2022 in the city of Apache Junction. Business licenses are listed by name — including doing business as or dba; city; contact name; and North … more
The Apache Junction City Council election is nearing in a few short months. The 2022 primary election is Aug. 2 and will include four candidates for three seats: Darryl Cross, Ari Kalan, Robert … more
Fifteen Apache Junction residents will be interviewed Monday to replace two City Council members who left to run for other elected offices. They are: Natalie Ackerly, Erik Arriola, Charles Beal, … more

The Apache Junction City Council mayoral election is nearing in a few short months. The 2022 primary election is Aug. 2 and will include two candidates for the office of mayor: Mehmood Mohiuddin … more
The National Association of Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive will begin Saturday, May 14. This year will mark the 30th anniversary of this event. Letter carriers walk through the … more
The Apache Junction City Council election is nearing in a few short months. The 2022 primary election is Aug. 2 and will include four candidates for three seats: Darryl Cross, Ari Kalan, Robert … more
The Arizona Department of Health Services on May 11 reported the number of coronavirus cases in Apache Junction, east Mesa, Gold Canyon and Queen Valley is 18,060 in ZIP codes 85118, 85119 and … more
The Apache Junction Police Department took the following reports of sexual offenses and other incidents April 25-29: Sexual offense — child abuse, reported at 2:52 p.m. April 26 in the 1900 … more
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