TUCSON -- Even under modest climate warming scenarios, the continental United States faces a significant loss of groundwater – about 119 million cubic meters, or roughly enough to fill Lake Po…
PHOENIX -- Central Arizona College could be offering four-year degrees if a proposed bill in the state legislature becomes law.
PHOENIX — Striking Asarco workers passed four months on the picket line last week, but union officials insist they have strong community support and that workers are committed to staying out until they get a fair deal.
CASA GRANDE — Daniel McCarthy, a Glendale businessman, is running on what he calls a true Republican platform against two other candidates for the Republican nomination for one of Arizona’s U.S. Senate seats.
TUCSON -- Even under modest climate warming scenarios, the continental United States faces a significant loss of groundwater – about 119 million cubic meters, or roughly enough to fill Lake Powell four times or one quarter of Lake Erie, a first-of-its-kind study has shown.
SAN TAN VALLEY — By correctly spelling the word “executive,” Red Rock Elementary School seventh-grader Adam Rasmussen has won the 57th annual Pinal County Spelling Bee.
MARANA — Maricopa coach Cortney Kellenaers called his team’s 4-0 loss to Gilbert to end the regular season the worst game his team played all year. It turned out to be the reason the Rams had to play their 5A state playoffs play-in round game on the road in the first place.
GREEN VALLEY – A federal judge has overturned environmental permits for the proposed Rosemont Copper Mine, saying the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service failed to consider the mine’s impact on several endangered species in the Santa Rita Mountains.
TUCSON (AP) — The Pima County Office of the Medical Examiner has released a heavily-redacted autopsy report on an Oklahoma man whose remains were found in the Catalina Mountains in December.
TUCSON (AP) — The company that wants to build an open-pit copper mine in southeastern Arizona said it still hopes to prevail after a federal judge’s decision this week to overturn the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s approval of the project.
ELEVEN MILE CORNER — A celebration of the humble, hard-shelled gourd and all its possibilities will take place Feb. 7, 8 and 9 with the 17th annual Running of the Gourds festival at the Pinal Fairgrounds and Event Center.
PHOENIX — An ethics complaint against Rep. David Cook, who represents much of Pinal County, includes accusations against Sheriff Mark Lamb and lobbyist AnnaMarie Knorr in what is described as a “bribery” scheme.
SAN MANUEL — Tommy Joe Windham, 41, was booked into the Pinal County jail after he was arrested for burglarizing the San Manuel K-12 School.
MARICOPA — Though the race for Pinal County supervisor in District 4 started out with just one candidate in its southeastern corner, Jeff McClure of Saddlebrooke, the ranks have swollen in the last month to include two Maricopa residents, Marlene Pearce and Dan Frank.
FLORENCE — A second-floor courtroom at the Pinal County Courthouse was closed and fumigated last week after a defendant reportedly was seen with bugs on his skin or hair.
FLORENCE — Pinal County Supervisor Todd House, R-Apache Junction, who said he’s “a proud owner of numerous guns,” asked the board Wednesday to pass a resolution to preserve Second Amendment rights and reject a “red flag law” in Arizona.
WASHINGTON — Arizona businesses and elected officials hailed Wednesday’s signing of the new United States-Mexico-Canada-Agreement that they say preserves markets worth more than $20 billion in trade and 228,000 jobs in the state in 2018.
FLORENCE — A Gold Canyon man who said he’ll be a candidate for sheriff alleged he has evidence that Pinal County Sheriff Mark Lamb sends pornographic pictures and videos of himself to women, a felony in Arizona.
FLORENCE — The public will be able to take part in the Pinal County treasurer’s annual tax lien sale beginning on Feb. 13. The sale will be held online at https://pinal.arizonataxsale.com/.
FLORENCE — In a discussion of transportation needs, the words “state funding” don’t come up often enough, and there’s a good reason for that, attendees at a Pinal Partnership breakfast were told Friday.
FLORENCE — A lawsuit filed by Tonya Hensley against Pinal County in 2014 was dismissed for a second time for failure to name the county sheriff as a defendant.
FLORENCE -- Officials throughout Pinal County welcomed a decision by a state appeals court determining a sales tax to fund road improvements can move forward.
PHOENIX — The Arizona Court of Appeals found the Pinal Regional Transportation Authority and Proposition 417 tax to be valid in a decision released Thursday.
CASA GRANDE — Pinal County is home to several theater groups, musicians and various venues that bring audiences a variety of live shows and entertainment.
FLORENCE — With no apparent benefit to Pinal County or its citizens, and the possibility of portraying a seamy side of life here, the Board of Supervisors voted 3-2 against a contract with a TV production company to film sheriff’s deputies pursuing drug traffickers for the Netflix “Dope” doc…
Pinal County overall is sparse and diverse and thus offers attractions that should fit into anybody’s interest. Below are some of the most popular spots for people to visit and have a good time.
FLORENCE — Pinal County residents who can’t call police because of a disability, or for fear suspects will hear them, will be able to send a text to 911, perhaps as soon as mid-July, the Pinal County Board of Supervisors was told Wednesday.
MARICOPA — Marlene Pearce is rescinding her run for a Maricopa City Council seat in favor of a bid for county supervisor in District 4.
ORACLE -- In the sprawling Southern Arizona desert in southern Pinal County, the sun peeked through the 90-foot canopy of tropical trees as researchers turned the main water valve and released what would amount to 12,000 gallons of water – the first rain in more than two months for the 30-ye…
ORACLE - When Tucson restaurateur Michael McGee bought the historic Oracle Inn Steakhouse & Lounge, he knew he was getting a bargain but he did not realize quite everything he was acquiring.
PHOENIX – A proposed freeway from Las Vegas to Nogales, Arizona, through Pinal County has gotten a bipartisan boost from members of Arizona’s Congressional delegation.
MARICOPA — Jeff McClure has decided to make a bid for District 4 Supervisor for Pinal County in 2020, and is currently unopposed. He is vying for the seat of current supervisor for District 4 Anthony Smith, a former mayor of Maricopa who announced earlier this year he is not running for re-e…
TUCSON – A 40-year-old man was sentenced to 10 years in prison after he was convicted of selling methamphetamine in the parking lots of Tucson area shopping malls.
GOLD CANYON — Tim Gustafson, a pastor running for Pinal County sheriff as a Republican, doesn’t pull any punches when discussing current Sheriff Mark Lamb.
FLORENCE — The Pinal County Board of Supervisors approved a proclamation seeking to establish a “sister region” relationship with Puerto Penasco, Sonora, also known as Rocky Point, Mexico, to increase economic opportunity and prosperity for both regions.
FLORENCE — The Pinal County Board of Supervisors have adopted a Community Civil Service Leave Policy pilot project for up to 100 county employees for the calendar year 2020.
Pinal County officials unveiled their new Mobile Voter Outreach Van, the first of its kind in Arizona, to invited guests Thursday morning.