Julia Gusse is the only "new" face on the Maricopa City Council after November's election, through she is a former councilmember. She sat down with InMaricopa's Mason Callejas to talk about the past and the future.
Maricopa City Councilmember Henry Wade combined his Councilmember on the Corner session with Maricopa Police Chief Steve Stahl's monthly Coffee with the Chief on Feb. 11 to have an expanded talk about sex trafficking in Arizona. Maricopa teacher Linette Caroselli shared her experience when her 19-year-old daughter went missing and wound up being trafficked in the Phoenix area before finally escaping. Area anti-trafficking advocates also addressed the crowd at The Green Zone.
Officer Ajay Wilson is trying to do more than just slap handcuffs on people. In his second year with the Maricopa Police Department, Wilson is hoping to combine his budding vison of the world with wisdom gathered from senior officers in order to create better relationships with the community.
Maricopa High School had canceled classes after receiving a fax of threats, including a bomb threat. A DPS bomb K-9 was brought in search. Students who had already arrived were taken to Desert Winds Middle School.
Arizona Rattlers Jon Wolf, Antonio Brown and Anthony Amos have fun with children at Maricopa Public Library during "Read with a Rattler." The professional arena football team is in Maricopa to train at Copper Sky.