Gila Valley News

Project Luke Christmas Blessing seeks families to help - SAFFORD —The Project Luke Christmas Blessing is in search of families in need to help this holiday season. The event, put on the last 16...
Safford classrooms re-opening full-time starting Monday - SAFFORD — Safford Unified School District announced Friday that all students will resume in-class instruction full-time starting Monday, Sept. 21. The resumption of full-time classroom...
Pima reports Friday’s lone new coronavirus case - SAFFORD — Graham County Health Department reported just one new cases of COVID-19 Friday, this time in Pima. Of the 787 confirmed cases in the...
Freeport celebrates Lone Star operations - SAFFORD — Freeport-McMoRan celebrated the start of full mining operations at the Lone Star pit by presenting the Safford City Council with commemorative copper coins...
Free meals for all children continues through December - SAFFORD — When stay-at-home orders due to the pandemic were initiated last spring, the USDA expanded the free and reduced meals program for students to...
Big drop in jobless claims in Greenlee, Graham - PHOENIX — With COVID-19 numbers on the decline and businesses re-opening, more residents of Graham and Greenlee counties are going back to work. Unemployment claims...
5 Back-to-School Projects to Spruce Up Classrooms and Workspaces - (StatePoint) Back-to-school season is upon us once again, but this year’s circumstances are far from normal. Many parents and educators alike are still unsure what...
10 new COVID-19 cases in Graham County Thursday - SAFFORD — Graham County experienced its first double-digit increase in new COVID-19 cases in 10 days Thursday. Graham County Health Department announced there were 10...
Woman charged with child abuse after baby found under a woodpile - SAFFORD — A Safford woman is facing child abuse charges after her 4-month-old son was left underneath a woodpile for about 12 hours. Safford Police...
No new COVID-19 cases in Graham, Greenlee Wednesday - SAFFORD — Wednesday was another good day in the Gila Valley when it comes to coronavirus. Neither Graham nor Greenlee counties reported any new cases...