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A woman and a young boy were found dead Monday, Sept. 26 in a home in San Tan Valley. At around 2:30 p.m., the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office was called  to the home near Castlegate … more
A woman and young boy have been found dead in a San Tan Valley home, authorities said Tuesday. Pinal County Sheriff’s officials said deputies received a call about a suicidal person Monday … more
A grand jury in Maricopa County has indicted an 18-year-old Gilbert man who was driving a car that crashed in Queen Creek killing a Florence teen and injuring three others. On Friday, Sept. 16, … more
The Florence Community Library has been chosen as just one of eight public libraries across the country – and the only one in Arizona – to host “Moon, Mars, & Beyond,” an … more
The Queen Creek Town Council approved two final plats for residential development. At its Sept. 21 meeting, council approved the final plat for Jorde Farms North Phase 2. The approval was … more
The Queen Creek Town Council continues to move forward on plans for the under-construction Frontier Family Park which will include a recreation and aquatic center. At its Wednesday, Sept. 21 … more

Schnepf Farms in Queen Creek is ready to start the Halloween season with its 25th annual “Pumpkin & Chili Party.” The party runs every Thursday-Sunday in October starting Saturday, … more
The newly created Arizona Legislative District 14 covers most of Gilbert but also includes some of Chandler and a small piece of Queen Creek.  In the Senate, incumbent Republican Warren … more
The Queen Creek Town Council has approved an agreement that sets in motion a $27 million transaction to acquire Colorado River surface water for the town. As part of its ongoing effort to secure … more
As expected, the Queen Creek Town Council approved  rezoning  1,600-acres of state trust land from the neighborhood and urban category to urban employment. Council approved the rezoning … more
In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, discover the ongoing and evolving traditions of Día de Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) at the Pinal County Historical Museum’s Second Annual … more
Manes and Miracles is holding its first open house in years and is looking for volunteers to help welcome the public through its gates.Manes and Miracles needs several volunteers to help pull off its … more
The Arizona Department of Health Services on Sept. 21 reported the number of coronavirus cases in Queen Creek and San Tan Valley at 56,777 in ZIP codes 85140, 85142 and 85143. That is an increase … more

The Queen Creek Town Council is expected to approve a request that would rezone a 1,600-acre site located near the proposed LG Energy Solutions manufacturing plant. On Wednesday, Aug. 14, the … more
Central Arizona College is now accepting applications for its new Licensed Practical Nurse to Registered Nurse Bridge Program. The program is designed for current Arizona LPNs looking to earn … more
Queen Creek’s annual Halloween bash takes place days away from Oct. 31, but plenty of fun and frights still will be available. “Trunk or Treat” takes place from 5-9 p.m., … more
The 18-year-old driver of a car that crashed killing one person and injuring three others in Queen Creek has been released from the Maricopa County Jail after posting a $75,000 bond. Ezana Tessema … more
Two seats on the Queen Creek Unified School District’s Governing Board are up for grabs in the Nov. 8 election. Three candidates have filed to be on the ballot, ensuring that at least one … more
The Arizona Department of Health Services on Sept. 14 reported the number of coronavirus cases in Queen Creek and San Tan Valley at 56,704 in ZIP codes 85140, 85142 and 85143. That is an increase … more
Republican Jake Hoffman, current District 12 Arizona state representative, will face off against Democrat Alan Smith for the District 15 state senate seat in November. Both Hoffman and Smith ran … more

The Pinal County Superintendent of Schools has formally canceled the November governing board election for the J.O. Combs Unified School District, among others. The candidates running for the J.O. … more
An 18-year-old man has been booked into the Maricopa County Jail on one count of homicide and three counts of assault  following a single-vehicle collision in Queen Creek on Saturday, Sept. … more
An 18-year-old has been booked for manslaughter and aggravated assault following a single-vehicle collision in Queen Creek that left on teen dead and three others injured. The Pinal County … more
Starting Monday, Sept. 26, Pinal County Air Quality will resume issuing open burning permits, with Oct. 1 as the effective date of the permit. Open burning permits allow for the disposal of plant … more
The Pinal County Superintendent of Schools announced today that it has formally canceled the November governing board election for the J.O. Combs Unified School District, among others. The … more
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