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AJUSD Board Approves Sale of GC Building

In a unanimous vote with all members present, the Apache Junction Unified School District Governing Board approved the sale of the Gold Can… Read more

News

Friends are Not Your Average Parents

Vance and Laura Friend are not your average parents. They live in Apache Junction. She is a teacher, and he is a firefighter. And over the … Read more

AJUSD Board Approves Sale of GC Building

In a unanimous vote with all members present, the Apache Junction Unified School District Governing Board approved the sale of the Gold Can… Read more

CAC Students Now Have Access to Health Services

When Central Arizona College students begin the fall semester on August 19, they will have access to 24/7 telemedicine and counseling/thera… Read more

Sports & Recreation

Sports Editor Daniel Dullum's weekly MLB podcast

The News Sports Editor Daniel Dullum's MLB podcast for Sports Radio Service in San Francisco. Recorded at Chase Field.... Read more

After Scrimmage with Desert Mountain, Prospectors Ready for Opener

  Following the Aug. 16 preseason football scrimmage at Davis Field between Apache Junction and Scottsdale Desert Mountain, Prospectors Coa… Read more

Marvin Lewis hopes to ease 'amigo' Herm Edwards' transition to second season as ASU coach

TEMPE (Cronkite News) – Marvin Lewis had options. Rejoining his old friend Herm Edwards felt like the best one. Read more

Opinion

Hollow Words

Following our country’s latest mass shootings, more of our consoling vocabulary is losing the essence of what once brought comfort to those… Read more

US-60 Bypass Questions

I see in the most recent edition of the Apache Junction/Gold Canyon News that the ADOBE folks are pushing for those of us in Gold Canyon to… Read more

Won’t Live in Fear

A broken heart. A scattered land. A time of worthless rhetoric, 2019. A nation in mourning, over the events of mass shootings in El Paso, m… Read more

Upcoming Events

Parent's Night Out

Parents, do you need a night out? Can you remember the last time you were able to eat at a restaura… Read more

10th Annual Job Expo

This event is open to the public. Community members, alumni and high school seniors are encouraged … Read more

Sedona Full Moon Lantern Festival

Set your intentions for health, happiness and peace alight! Read more

Weather Today

Sunshine. Highs 104 to 108F and lows in the upper 70s.

Today

106° 79°

Sunshine. Highs 104 to 108F and lows in the upper 70s.

Humidity:17%
Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:WSW at 9 mph
Chance of Rain:0%
UV Index:10 Very High
Sunrise:05:51:15 AM
Sunset:07:07:37 PM

This Week's Forecast

DayPrecipTemp
Sunshine. Highs 104 to 108F and lows in the upper 70s.Mon
0%106° 79°
Sunny. Highs 107 to 111F and lows in the low 80s.Tue
0%109° 82°
Sunshine. Highs 109 to 113F and lows in the low 80s.Wed
0%111° 80°
Sunny. Highs 104 to 108F and lows in the low 80s.Thu
0%106° 81°
Plenty of sun. Highs in the upper 90s and lows in the upper 70s.Fri
20%99° 78°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 90s and lows in the upper 70s.Sat
20%96° 78°
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 90s and lows in the upper 70s.Sun
0%99° 78°