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Monday, August 8, 2022

Veterans seek more services in Maricopa (VIDEO)

Maricopa City Hall was host to a Town Hall Meeting March 30 where veterans and their service providers came together to discuss needs within...
Jim Jordan MUSD Governing Board

MUSD vote swings back in favor of Jordan

Pinal County Election Department is counting about 500 early ballots and an additional 1,800-1,900 provisional ballots from the Nov. 3 General Election. While playing a...

Defense accuses prosecutors of tainting child witness in double-murder case

Jose Valenzuela stands accused of two counts of first-degree murder for the June 21, 2015, shooting deaths of Tina and Michael Careccia. The trial for Valenzuela,...

MPD Weekend Report July 17 – 19, 2009

01:01:02 07/17/09 09-09339 Traffic Hazard JOHNWAYNE & MARICOPA MEADO E1 CLO RP ADV SHE IS SITTING AT THE TRAIN AND...

PCSO Weekend Report Feb. 6 – 8, 2009

090206011 Traffic Hazards Incident Address : HIGHWAY 347; MARICOPA ...

Council to vote on city manager contract

At the Tuesday, April 24 City Council meeting the Council will vote on a contract to hire Ricky Horst as the new City Manager...

Maricopa’s air quality

My family and I moved to Maricopa in April 2006. When we purchased the house back in 2006, we mentioned to the homebuilder about the smell of cows. We were told that the farms were in the process of moving the cows to another location, and that the smell was soon to subside.

Check cashing business robbed, TV stolen from car wash

A man with a paper note robbed A B Check Cashing on Honeycutt Road in the Maricopa Business Center today.An employee, Mariam Erives, said...

Impact-fees update includes builders’ proposed changes

The process of updating the City of Maricopa’s impact fees continues with planned implementation early next year. A draft report by TischlerBise on proposed fees...

Driver escapes as train hits MUSD bus

No one was hurt when a freight train ran into a short school bus stuck on the tracks on John Wayne Parkway this evening. The...

COMET bus driver creates friendships, fosters community

Omar Blancas has been a video editor for Telemundo, an IT worker for Sparkletts water and a paralegal for an accident attorney. It’s his...

Orbitel names new president

John Schurz has been named president and general manager of Orbitel Communications and Western Broadband. He succeeds Keith Kirkman, who is leaving the Arizona...

Lows to dip back into 30s this week

Just when it was starting to remain a little warmer overnight, lows this week will again fall dangerously near the freezing mark, according to...

Maricopa Dance Academy offering new programs

Dance classes resumed during the first week of August at Maricopa Dance Academy located on John Wayne Parkway, near Ace Hardware.

Overnight closures on Maricopa Road this weekend

The Arizona Department of Transportation is advising drivers of the following road closures that will be in place overnight from 9 p.m. Friday, July...

Cyclist accused of drug offenses in school zone

Tanner Rogers, 31, was arrested July 9 within the Maricopa High School drug-free school zone area. Initially cited for a traffic violation, he was soon...

Super Bowl committee to announce partnership with Ak-Chin

The Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee is scheduled to announce a partnership Thursday between the Ak-Chin Indian Community and Super Bowl XLIX (49) to...

Permitting delays car wash opening

Delays in a permitting process for a new car wash business at Hathaway Avenue and John Wayne Parkway has caused the company to miss...

Getting to know Kent Richards

Kent Richards is a real estate agent with Cactus Mountain Properties, has lived in Maricopa for more than a decade and beats a mean...
Porter Road MCG Highway

Road project to begin early Thursday morning

Roadwork will begin early Thursday morning at a busy Maricopa intersection. A milling and paving project at Maricopa-Casa Grande Highway and Porter Road will run...

Injury accident closes SR 347 northbound

A serious injury, multiple-vehicle crash has blocked the northbound lanes of State Route 347, according to the Department of Public Safety. The accident is described...

Police to direct school traffic first week

The Maricopa Police Department will direct traffic into and out of Maricopa schools the first week classes are in session to increase safety for...

Price ahead in smooth running election day

Unofficial election returns Tuesday night showed mayoral candidate Christian Price well ahead of City Councilman Carl Diedrich with 60 percent of the votes cast...

Three LDS churches invite community to open houses

Maricopa’s three The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints churches are hosting open houses through April 14 to strengthen ties to the community.With...

Health inspection causes lunch disruption

Two Maricopa eateries of 20 inspected between Feb. 20 and March 15 received slight markdowns from Pinal County food inspections. Leading Edge Academy was nicked...

MPD Report Nov. 13, 2008

02:10:55 11/13/08 08-14565 PD Accident W GRIFFIS DR SOMEONE DROVE INTO HIS DRIVEWAY AND HIT HIS MOTORCYCLE THEN LEFT...LOOKED LIKE A PONTIAC 2DR...

Mother searches for missing Maricopa High student

A Maricopa High School student went missing overnight Sunday in a Mexican border town. Destinee Cruz, 17, was last seen getting into a vehicle in...
MFMD Chief Brady Leffler

Leffler retires as fire chief; Pitassi named interim chief

Maricopa Fire and Medical Department Chief Brady Leffler has retired, and Assistant Fire Chief of Operations Brad Pitassi has been named interim Chief.  “Chief Leffler...
Julia Gusse Maricopa Council

Gusse intends to appeal election results

  Councilwoman Julia Gusse has announced her intention to contest the results of this month’s Primary Election in Maricopa. Gusse emailed Pinal County about her appeal....

PCSO Report Nov. 12, 2008

081112026 Suspicious Person/Circumstance Incident Address : JULIE LN MARICOPA Time Reported: 09:42 Time Occurred between: 09:42:34 11/12/08...