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Election 2022

Queen Creek council adopts primary results

The Queen Creek Town Council unanimously voted last night to adopt the results of the Aug. 2 primary election. The vote was part of the council’s consent agenda. [cqmedia layout="panel" …
Coronavirus

More then 260 news cases of coronavirus in Queen Creek area

The Arizona Department of Health Services on Aug. 17 reported the number of coronavirus cases in Queen Creek and San Tan Valley at 56,270 in ZIP codes 85140, 85142 and 85143. That is an increase …
Sports

Queen Creek girls lose national tourney but still consider themselves winners

Their journey may not have ended the way they hoped, but a group of Queen Creek girls who qualified for a national soccer tournament were happy to be along for the ride. The Arizona Soccer Club …
Health Care

Banner facilities in Queen Creek, Apache Junction are recognized

Banner Ironwood Medical Center in Queen Creek and Banner Goldfield Medical Center in Apache Junction recently received a four- and five-star rating respectively from the Centers for Medicare and …
Queen Creek News & Opinion
News
Manufacturing

Gateway Airport an aerospace, industrial hub

With news of space-travel company Virgin Galactic setting up a final-assembly manufacturing facility near Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport, other aerospace companies could be enticed to open in the …
Town

Queen Creek looking to crack down on delinquent HOAs

The Queen Creek Town Council is not happy with some Homeowners Associations regarding overgrown and even hazardous vegetation on medians. While the town owns the medians, in some developments …
Election 2022

Pinal supervisors approve election results canvass

Pinal County’s problematic primary election cycle has come to a close. At a special meeting on Friday, Aug. 12, the Pinal County Board of Supervisors approved the canvass of the election …
Roads

ADOT opens new stretch of State Route 24

A new stretch of highway opened Aug. 11 in the East Valley when the Arizona Department of Transportation extended State Route 24 another 4 miles between Williams Field Road and Ironwood Drive. The …
Coronavirus

New coronavirus cases slow in Queen Creek area

The Arizona Department of Health Services on Aug. 10 reported the number of coronavirus cases in Queen Creek and San Tan Valley at 56,008 in ZIP codes 85140, 85142 and 85143. That is an increase …
Election 2022

Pinal County posts final election results for Queen Creek

After a trouble-plagued election, the Pinal County Elections Department has announced the final results of the primary race for Queen Creek. Election results will not be official until the Pinal …
Election 2022

Oliphant continues to dominate in Queen Creek council race

With more votes counted this morning,  Queen Creek Incumbent Council Member Dawn Oliphant continues to widen her lead in Maricopa and Pinal counties for one of three town council seats.
Elections 2022

Pinal elections department updates ballot counting deadline

The Pinal Elections Department is providing a timeline for when ballot counting is expected to be completed. The update comes after Pinal County Elections Director David Frisk was let go Thursday, …
Elections 2022

Elections director Frisk no longer employed in Pinal County

David Frisk is no longer in the position of elections director and is no longer employed by Pinal County. READ: Human error blamed for Pinal County election problems As a result of discussions …
Elections 2022

Human error blamed for Pinal County election problems

In a state where the integrity of elections has been heavily questioned, Pinal County couldn’t have picked a worse time to fumble its primary elections. The trouble started when mail-in …
Coronavirus

New coronavirus cases continue to rise in Queen Creek area

The Arizona Department of Health Services on Aug. 3 reported the number of coronavirus cases in Queen Creek and San Tan Valley at 55,710 in ZIP codes 85140, 85142 and 85143. That is an increase of …
Election 2022

Unofficial results: Hoffman wins GOP state senate primary

With 94.74% of precincts reporting, current District 12 Arizona State Rep. Jake Hoffman is the presumptive winner of the state senate District 15 Republican primary. Hoffman ran …
Education

Member of Queen Creek founding family dies

Frances Brandon-Pickett, a member of one of Queen Creek’s founding families and the namesake of a local school has died. Her death was announced in a statement from the Queen Creek Unified …
Election

Queen Creek residents go to polls tomorrow

Primary elections take place tomorrow. Here’s what’s on the local ballot for Queen Creek. Town Council Four people are vying for three seats on the Queen Creek Town Council. Only …
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Opinion

An open letter to Sen. Sinema: I have concerns about this Manchin-Schumer spending bill you agreed to sign...

We are not Hungary. It was chilling to read about the standing ovations in response to Victor Orbán’s speech at CPAC-Dallas last week...
I am really confused now that Kari Lake has declared herself the winner of the Republican governor’s race...
Neighbors

Youth performers from Queen Creek and San Tan Valley are enjoying the applause at the Mesa Arts Center for their performances in “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” following …

Frances Brandon-Pickett, a member of one of Queen Creek’s founding families and the namesake of a local school has died. Her death was announced in a statement from the Queen Creek Unified …
Queen Creek resident Emily Dille has been crowned the 45th Annual Mrs. Arizona America. Competing as Mrs. Valley of the Sun, the 44-year-old Dille was crowned at the annual Mrs. Arizona America …
Business
Zoning

Restaurants, bars benefit from Queen Creek zoning change

The Queen Creek Town Council voted to amend a zoning ordinance to expand entertainment activities associated with restaurants and bars. The move came during the council’s Wednesday, Aug. 3 …
Business

New health spa business opens in Queen Creek

Prime IV Hydration and Wellness has opened in Queen Creek. The business celebrated its grand opening on Friday, July 29 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony attended by the Queen Creek Chamber of …
Development

Developer breaks ground on new Queen Creek apartment

IDM Companies has announced that construction has started on a 204-unit multifamily apartment community in Queen Creek called Acero Harvest Station. According to a press release, Acero Harvest …
Business

New coffeehouse franchise to enter Valley market in Queen Creek area

A Utah-based coffeehouse franchise is making is making its Valley debut by opening locations in Queen Creek and San Tan Valley. According to a press release, Beans & Brews Coffeehouse has …
Restaurants

Queen Creek Town Council recommends liquor licenses

At its July 20 meeting, the Queen Creek Town Council voted to send recommendations of approval to the Arizona Department of Liquor Licenses and Control for two local restaurants. The item was …
Technology

S. Korean company: evaluating investment options including factory in Queen Creek

South Korean company LG Energy Solution says that at this time the company has yet to make any decisions on its plans to build a multibillion-dollar electric vehicle battery factory in Queen Creek.
Business

Queen Creek resident convicted on federal fraud charges

Queen Creek resident Whitney McBride, 41, and her company, Odyssey International Inc., have been convicted by a federal jury in Salt Lake City on charges of conspiracy to commit wire fraud, wire …
Retail

Dave & Buster’s coming to Queen Creek

A well-known restaurant and family entertainment chain is coming to Queen Creek. Queen Creek Marketplace announced in a press release that Dave & Buster’s has begun construction on its …
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