(Pinal County, AZ) – The summer months mean hot weather, and it is time to keep an eye out for scorpions. Arizona has 50 different species of scorpions, and they love to be active during the summer months, crawling from hibernation and potentially into homes throughout Pinal County and the rest of the state.
If you are planning to join the 34.9 million people expected to hit the roads over the Memorial Day weekend, you can expect gas prices to remain high. The average price of a gallon of regular gas in Pinal County was $4.77 on May 23, up from $4.62 on May 9, according to AAA.
Goldfield Ghost Town SaloonGoldfield Ghost Town Facebook. (APACHE JUNCTION, AZ) - Arizona is full of rich history and alluring desert mystique, creating curiosity for those who have never explored its vast terrain. One such area of curiosity surrounds the history of mining towns and the people who once lived in these now vacant, dusty wooden buildings.
Racing tires made from desert shrubs in Pinal County debut before Indy 500 as Bridgestone Americas revs up production
Firestone Firehawk racing tire made from guayule-derived rubber.(Bridgestone Americas) (Pinal County, AZ) Bridgestone Americas’ guayule-derived natural rubber meets the road at the Indy 500 Pit Stop Challenge on May 27.
How Pinal County parents can deal with the infant formula shortage, according to the health department
The U.S. is seeing a nationwide shortage of baby formula leaving parents struggling to find the essential product for their newborns. Abbott, a major producer of baby formula, made a voluntary recall of several of its brands, which became the shortage. Due to the market’s limited competition, exclusive contracts and few large suppliers, the recall put a huge strain on the nation’s supply.
(San Tan Valley, AZ) Gymnastics, acrobatics and dance are not words you associate with horses, but with equestrian vaulting you can do all of that. Salt River Vaulters is an equestrian non-profit vaulting company that teaches people how to do amazing tricks with horses in the San Tan Valley. They are the only equestrian vaulting program in Arizona.
May is Water Safety Month in Arizona and you can take steps to prevent accidents in the pool.Getty Images. (Pinal County, AZ) In the United States, more children between the ages of 1 and 4 die from drowning than any other cause of death except birth defects. Because of this, May is National Water Safety Month, and efforts to educate the public on how to keep children safe from this preventable crime are taking place across the state and here in Pinal County.
During the May Board of Governors meeting, Central Arizona College and the Board of Governors of the Pinal County Community College District awarded Mr. Richard (Rick) Gibson Emeritus Trustee Status. Per CAC Policy, Emeritus status can be awarded to any retiring full-time employee or member of the Board of Governors...
Pinal County and the nine (9) incorporated cities and towns located within the county have worked together to review and update the existing 2016 Pinal County Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan. The goal of mitigation planning is to reduce or eliminate long-term risk to life and property from natural hazard events. Mitigation is not how we respond to emergencies like floods and wildfires, but rather how we as a community prevent the impact of such things in the first place.
A drone's eye view of drainage work for the Magma Road project that was completed last year.Photo courtesy of Pinal County Public Works. Over the next five years, Pinal County transportation planners recommend spending $80.2 million on 107 road construction, improvement, and maintenance projects, funded by a half-cent sales tax voters approved in 2005.
(Phoenix) — State Senator T.J. Shope, who represents Arizona's 8th Legislative District, drew criticism on Thursday for demanding the legislative body open an ethics investigation into fellow senator Juan Mendez for "excessive absences."
A traffic stop overnight Wednesday led to drug charges for the driver, according to police. Nathan J. Neblina was charged with possession of dangerous drugs, possession of dangerous drugs for […] This post Police: Driver with revoked license of 17 years faces drug charges appeared first on InMaricopa.
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