Fire district medical staffing sought for Gold Canyon Arts Festival

An Emergency Medical Services standby agreement for two off-duty personnel to work at next year’s Gold Canyon Arts Festival is to be considered by the Superstition Fire and Medical District Board at a meeting Sept. 18. The board meets at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at the SFMD Administrative Office, 565 N. Idaho Road in Apache Junction. […]

‘Plan Gold Canyon’ community meeting Oct. 17

A meeting for Gold Canyon residents to discuss issues relating to “Plan Gold Canyon” will be held Thursday, Oct. 17, according to Pinal County Supervisor Todd House. The meeting will be held at 7 p.m. at Gold Canyon United Methodist Church’s main sanctuary, 6640 S. Kings Ranch Road, according to a release. “Our past meeting […]

Disorderly conduct incidents reported in Gold Canyon Aug. 27-Sept. 2 to PCSO

Above are the general locations of disorderly conduct reported Aug. 27-Sept. 2 to the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office in the community of Gold Canyon.   Disorderly conduct — domestic violence, reported at 11:16 a.m. Aug. 29 in the 4700 block of South Louis L’amour Drive.  Disorderly conduct —threatening, reported at 11:18 a.m. Aug. 29 in the […]

Gold Canyon Elementary School building to be sold for $1.8M

Gold Canyon Community Church, which has been leasing the site of the former Gold Canyon Elementary School, has until Dec. 31, 2020, to purchase the property for $1.8 million. The Apache Junction Unified School District Governing Board recently approved an amendment on the church’s lease and a purchase proposal for the former school at 5810 […]

Thefts, sex offense reported in Gold Canyon Aug. 20-26 to PCSO

Above are the general locations of thefts and a sex offense reported Aug. 20-26 to the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office in the community of Gold Canyon.   Theft — property, reported at 10:03 a.m. Aug. 21 in the 6800 block of South Russet Sky Way.  Sex offenses, reported at 7:19 p.m. Aug. 24 in the 10300 […]

Assault, sex offense reported in Gold Canyon Aug. 13-19 to PCSO

Above are the general locations of an assault and sex offense reported Aug. 13-19 to the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office in the community of Gold Canyon.   Assault, reported at 6:31 a.m. Aug. 19 at East Fortuna Road and South Alameda Road  Sex offenses, reported at 2:36 p.m. Aug. 19 in the 6500 block of East […]

Artists sought for Jan. 25 Gold Canyon Arts Festival

Artists are needed for the 20th Annual Gold Canyon Arts Festival, a one-day event, to be held 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, on the grounds of the Gold Canyon United Methodist Church, 6640 S. Kings Ranch Road. Many artists and participants say this is the best one-day show they’ve experienced. The venue offers good […]

Fraud, assaults reported in Gold Canyon Aug. 6-12 to PCSO

Above are the general locations of fraud and assault incidents reported Aug. 6-12 to the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office in the community of Gold Canyon.   Incidents investigated by PCSO included:   Fraud, reported at 4:52 p.m. Aug. 7 in the 6300 block of South Sandtrap Drive.  Assault, reported at 7:52 a.m. Aug. 10 in the 11100 […]

16 firefighters keep large field fire from homes in Gold Canyon

The Superstition Fire and Medical District responded to a large field fire Friday, Aug. 16, in Gold Canyon. Multiple callers reported the fire about 8:30 a.m. in the 9000 block of East Canyon Creek Drive. “Sixteen firefighters and several apparatus were utilized to control the blaze and prevent it from spreading to adjacent and nearby […]

Drug, domestic violence incidents reported in Gold Canyon July 30-Aug. 5 to PCSO

Above are the general locations of drugs and domestic violence incidents reported July 30-Aug. 5 to the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office in the community of Gold Canyon.   Incidents investigated by PCSO included:   Sale —manufacture of dangerous drugs, reported at 9:44 p.m. July 31 at South Mountainbrook and East U.S. Highway 60.  Domestic violence, reported at […]