Forty-three years ago this week the top news stories for the Feb. 10, 1972. Apache Sentinel, the precursor to the Mesa Independent newspaper, included: A series of public service life-saving demonstrations will be presented at Taft and Jefferson elementary schools and at area mobile and trailer parks.
Look Back on Mesa history: Feb. 10, 1972
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