Three men facing charges in connection to 2016 double homicide

Pinal County Sheriff’s deputies say they have arrested a known motorcycle gang member for his involvement in a 2016 double homicide. Police say Clint Wendelschafer was taken into custody near Ellsworth and Adobe Roads in Mesa just before 3 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25. Mr. Wendelschafer was wanted for his involvement in the murder of 51-year-old […]

Photos: Law Enforcement Torch Run

May 3 the Special Olympics Torch was run across the state of Arizona by various law enforcement agencies. Pinal County handed off to Apache Junction PD in Gold Canyon.

Goldwater Institute asks Arizona judge to stop collection of Pinal County tax

Lawyers for Pinal County taxpayers on Feb. 26 asked an Arizona judge to issue an order barring the county from collecting a transportation excise tax scheduled to go into effect in April. That tax, passed as Proposition 417 at the November election, is the subject of lawsuits brought by local citizens and small businesses represented […]

Pinal County public hearing Feb. 28 on use of CDBG funds

Pinal County is holding a public hearing regarding use of Community Development Block Grant funds. It will be held at the 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28, meeting of the Pinal County Board of Supervisors in the Board of Supervisors Hearing Room, 135 N. Pinal St. in Florence. It is expected that the board of supervisors […]

Lane restrictions on Florence-Kelvin Highway starting Feb. 27

Motorists on the Florence-Kelvin Highway in Pinal County between State Route 177 and State Route 79 will encounter lane restrictions near the Kelvin Bridge starting Tuesday, Feb. 27. Crews will realign the highway near the Gila River. Motorists will need to use a short detour, which requires a very tight turn, according to a press […]

Pinal County assessor at Feb. 20 ‘sessions’ hosted by Supervisor Anthony Smith

Pinal County Supervisor Anthony Smith has Assessor Douglas Wolf as his next guest at “Sessions with the Supervisor” Feb. 20 in Arizona City. It will be held 10 a.m.-noon Tuesday, Feb. 20, at Arizona City Fire District, 14022 S. Sunland Gin Road. “We’re kicking off 2018 back in Arizona City for our next ‘Sessions,’” Supervisor […]

Supervisor Mike Goodman encourages San Tan Valley residents to attend hearings on Johnson Utilities

  Pinal County Supervisor Mike Goodman invites all residents in the San Tan Valley area to attend public hearings regarding Johnson Utilities. “I have heard your complaints and there is only so much the county can do to address them,” Supervisor Goodman said in a press release.  “We will be hosting the officials who can actually […]

Pinal County assessor at Feb. 20 event hosted by Supervisor Anthony Smith

Pinal County Supervisor Anthony Smith has Assessor Douglas Wolf as his next guest at “Sessions with the Supervisor” Feb. 20 in Arizona City. It will be held 10 a.m.-noon Tuesday, Feb. 20, at Arizona City Fire District, 14022 S. Sunland Gin Road. “We’re kicking off 2018 back in Arizona City for our next ‘Sessions,’” Supervisor […]

Overnight lane restriction set for Interstate 10 near Casa Grande Feb. 6-7

Motorists on eastbound Interstate 10 northwest of Casa Grande (milepost 179) should expect a right-lane closure overnight Tuesday, Feb. 6, and Wednesday, Feb. 7, while crews install guard rail for a new permanent message board. The closures are scheduled from 9 p.m. to 4 a.m. the following morning. Speeds will be reduced through the work zone. […]

Pinal County public hearing Feb. 28 regarding use of CDBG funds

Pinal County is holding a public hearing regarding use of Community Development Block Grant funds. It will be held at the 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28, meeting of the Pinal County Board of Supervisors in the Board of Supervisors Hearing Room, 135 N. Pinal St. in Florence. It is expected that the board of supervisors […]