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As the Valley’s largest electric provider SRP is encouraging customers to stay safe this holiday season as they bring decorative lights, surge protectors and extension cords out of storage to celebrate the holidays.

Read more: SRP Stresses Safety with Holiday Lighting, Decorations

The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office has been awarded $208,927 in grant funding by the Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety to work Speed and DUI enforcement throughout the year. This funding also includes money to upgrade the our DUI Van’s computers and radio equipment, purchase a mobile light tower for additional lighting while working collision scenes and to purchase a brand new BMW police motorcycle for DUI enforcement.

Read more: PCSO Awarded Over $208,000 to Reduce Drug and Alcohol Impaired Driver Crashes and to Conduct Speed...

This morning, December 10, 2016, SanTanValley.com received a response from The Office of U.S. Congressman Paul Gosar, after having received over a thousand email petitions, emails, and calls concerning the high nitrate levels in Johnson Utilities water. Below is their response, along with a letter received by Arizona Corporation Commissioner, Tom Forese.

Read more: Congressman Gosar's Office and the ACC respond to Johnson Utilities High Nitrate Alert

Attorney General Mark Brnovich issued a consumer alert reminding Arizona shoppers to watch out for puppy scams during the holiday season. Every year the Attorney General's Office receives consumer complaints from Arizonans who purchased sick puppies or fell victim to internet puppy scams.

Read more: CONSUMER ALERT: Holiday Puppy Scams

Today, the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) received the test result of the drinking water sample we collected independently on Dec. 5, 2016, from Johnson Utilities public water system in Pinal County. ADEQ is pleased to let Johnson Utilities customers know that our test, which used certified analytical methods, demonstrated the nitrate level met the federal drinking water standard.

Read more: ADEQ Samples Collected Dec 5th Show Water Meets Federal Drinking Standard

During the past six years, the Pinal County Sheriff's Office has taken a 12% budget reduction because of revenue shortfalls for the County. The Sheriff's Office produced a surplus this past budget year (ending June 30, 2016) over $550,000 by freezing staff vacancies and accepting an emergency contract with Dept of Corrections to house prisoners displaced by the Kingman riots.

Read more: PCSO Budget Cuts Force Sale of Helicopter and Hiring Freeze

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