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Monday, August 8, 2022

Fry’s Marketplace opens with lowest fuel prices in town

Fry's Marketplace opens with lowest fuel prices in town

Entrees Made Easy closes doors

Entrees Made Easy has closed its doors, at least for now.

Drought & Development: Councilman gives Arizona 30 years left to survive

Maricopa City Councilman Marvin L. Brown is deeply devoted to his city, but he also sees the looming crisis on the horizon for the...

Odometer fraud

Buying a used car can be a tricky process. It’s important to find the right one, for a reasonable price, and with a low number of miles.

Mayes named corporation commission chairman

Members of the Arizona Corporation Commission have elected Kris Mayes as chairman.

Police have suspects in MHS vandalism incident

The Maricopa Police Department has suspects in the vandalism and graffiti incident that closed Maricopa High School on Tuesday, sending about 1,600 students home...

MPD Report Dec. 16, 2008

00:11:38 12/16/08 08-16018 Suspicious N JOHN WAYNE PKWY; FRYS THERE IS A MAN SCREAMING AT THE GAS PUMPS. NO WEAPONS. NO INJRS....

Spay, neuter vouchers available for low-income families’ pets

Pinal County Animal Care and Control has $1,300 in spay and neuter vouchers available to low-income families.

Business hires artists to paint murals, ‘spread joy’

A new company is putting people to work with paintbrushes in hand and healing in mind. VanGo 4 Kids hires independently contracted adult artists to...

Plan targets Pinal County’s transportation future

The Central Arizona Association of Governments is in the beginning stages of a plan that will define 20 years of transportation projects in Pinal County.

This week’s weather brings mostly clear skies

Maricopans should be seeing a lot of the sun this week. According to the National Weather Service, Monday’s clouds should mostly drift off and temperatures...

My sister is a model

No, not a runway model, although she is lovely. My sister, Mary Attebery, is someone everyone in Maricopa should model. I am so proud of her!

Victim in fatal crash identified

The Maricopa Police Department has identified the victim in this morning’s fatal single-car accident at the overpass on John Wayne Parkway as 19-year-old Santino...

Top 10 Public Safety Stories of 2017

Most-read stories related to police, fire and emergency events: Murder-suicide suspected in couple’s death A Maricopa couple was found deceased May 7 from what...

Local video, game store to close doors

When Allen C. Ingersoll opened DVD and Game Depot in October 2006, it made a good profit for the first two years.“I made enough...

Deadline nears to express interest in being named constable

Time runs out at 5 p.m. Friday to apply for the recently vacated position of Pinal County Constable for Justice of the Peace District 8.

Edison Road extension gets grant funds

About a mile of new roadway could boost the ongoing development of the Estrella Gin Business Park. A $250,000 grant will at least...

Gas leak closes Taft Ave. near MHS

A gas leak caused by construction work on Taft Ave. resulted in the closure of the street for about an hour Tuesday afternoon. Southwest Gas...

Beeline Highway opens with restrictions

The Arizona Department of Public Safety has announced that State Route 87, also known as the Beeline Highway, is now open with restrictions.
MUSD properties map

MUSD now owns 15 properties after purchase of new high school site

With the acquisition of a 65-acre parcel for its second high school, Maricopa Unified School District now owns 15 properties. Five are undeveloped. In December, MUSD...

Police chief to place focus on people who commit crimes

Maricopa Police Chief Steve Stahl plans to refine the department’s policing methods by zeroing in on those who commit the crimes.While the department already...

Cobblestone homeowner shoots intruder

  A Maricopa homeowner shot an intruder inside his house shortly after 7 p.m. Thursday in the Cobblestone subdivision. The intruder he shot was a 43-year-old...

County property up for auction Aug. 9

Pinal County will place nine lots on the auction block on Wednesday, Aug. 9, at 10 a.m.  The auction will take place inside the...

Siegel: Hey, parents, girls are good at math, too

By Murray Siegel There is no question understanding and utilizing technology are vital tools for a successful career. Those considering the social sciences, the financial...

Ice cream social is lead-up to Youth Town Hall, mutual respect with police

Often police officers and teenagers don’t see eye-to-eye, but in Maricopa there’s a “Respect and the Benefit of the Doubt.”That was the theme Saturday...

Relay for Life at Copper Sky Nov. 3

October is full of events benefiting the Relay for Life to help fight cancer. Now in its eighth year, the Maricopa Relay has raised...

Highs in the low 80s for Maricopa this week

Calm and partly cloudy skies will likely make for a cool and comfortable week around Maricopa, according to the National Weather Service. With winds...

Deadline for “Best Mom in Maricopa” contest is Wednesday

inmaricopa.com and Bashas' "Best Mom in Maricopa" contest deadline is quickly approaching. The cutoff for accepting entries is 11:59 p.m. Wedensday, May 4. The...

What’s new in business development

La Quinta received a development review permit for its plans to build a hotel at Copper Sky as the City works to commercialize the...

Curtis: Battle of Pima Butte made history

Like most Maricopa residents, I have driven past Pima Butte (“M” mountain) many, many times. But only recently did I learn that a significant event...