Local News

Gila Valley improves on past Census response, still time to be counted for 2020 - THATCHER — With just a few days left to participate in the U.S. Census, the Gila Valley Census coordinator said while the local communities have...
Car drives in front of, is struck by train in Safford - SAFFORD — Traffic is being re-routed around U.S. Highway 191 and 8th Street following an accident involving a train and car Friday afternoon. Witnesses reported...
Greenlee reports first new coronavirus case in more than a month - CLIFTON — Greenlee County’s streak of days without a new case of COVID-19 has ended at 47. The Greenlee County Health Department announced a new...
Local political parties suffer dirty tricks - SAFFORD — With less than 10 days to go before early voting starts, the political season is starting to heat up. Locally, that political fervor...
Friends of the Library to hold indoor yard sale - SAFFORD — Nonprofit organizations throughout the Gila Valley lost numerous fund-raising opportunities over the past six months due to the pandemic. That’s starting to change...
Graham County Search and Rescue is the Pride of Safford - SAFFORD — The group of men and women who volunteer their time and their safety to help those in dangerous situations were honored Wednesday. Graham...
Ground broken for new Safford Police Department - A small crowd gathered at the Safford Police Department this morning to break ground for the new police department. Safford Police Chief, Glenn Orr, welcomed...
11 new coronavirus cases in Graham County - SAFFORD — Graham County Health Department reported 11 new cases of COVID-19 Wednesday, with seven of the cases discovered at last Saturday’s testing blitz. Each...
Thatcher’s Rivera honored by Arizona League of Cities and Towns - THATCHER — Following his decision to not seek re-election and retire from the Thatcher Town Council, Mayor Bob Rivera received tribute from the Arizona League...
Pima seeking greater minority, lower-income participation in Census - PIMA — With just seven days left to collect data, Pima is putting on a push to get an important segment of its population to...