Independent celebrates 60 years delivering local news to Apache Junction

All invited to have cake Dec. 3 at Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce


Everyone is invited to have cake Dec. 3 to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Apache Junction/Gold Canyon Independent newspaper.

The cake celebration is 1-2 p.m.  Tuesday at the Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce, 567 W. Apache Trail.

The newspaper started in 1959 as the Apache Sentinel.

Our December 2019 issue marked 60 years of delivering local news to Apache Junction.

[Related link: yourvalley.net/stories/a-look-back-at-the-beginning-of-the-apache-junction-independent,117344]

Throughout the month of December, we’ll be welcoming
submissions of old photos of the area or historical recollections from
community members to possibly feature online. Send
submissions to aznews@newszap.com.