Not only are the young musicians learning their chops, but they also learn to work within the scope of a band. According to Logan Trujillo, a band’s relationships “are crucial.”
The Firefighter Academy at Valley Academy for Career and Technology Education “has been busy training and preparing students” to become qualified as firefighters, said Steve Darby, the program’s fire science instructor.
Add two more Yavapai College student-crafted wines to the list of prestigious award winners.
Nancy Gardner has been appointed project manager to coordinate Mental Health Awareness Training to first responders, school personnel, and other partners in the criminal justice system.
Newspaper owner says wife tried to kill him
PRESCOTT, Ariz. (AP) — An award-winning Arizona newspaper co-publisher and his wife are locked in a bizarre divorce case that has morphed into something more: a journalism ethics saga.
At the December 5, 2018 Yavapai County Board of Supervisors meeting, the board unanimously voted to make Vice Chairman Randy Garrison the chairman of the Board for 2019 and Supervisor Craig Brown the new Vice Chairman.
District 1 House rep says statements have been ‘misreported’
State Rep. David Stringer said Thursday night, Dec. 6, he has no intention of resigning despite a controversy swirling around him.
Letter states, ‘incredibly insensitive’ remarks indicate Stringer’s ‘blatant racism’
A standard of excellence set by faculty and staff of the Humboldt Unified School District in Prescott Valley includes critical core values that do not tolerate the “blatant racism” expressed by Rep. David Stringer in recent remarks made Nov. 19 to Arizona State University students.
Prescott faces travel boycott by East Valley NAACP over Stringer’s comments
Despite the Prescott City Council’s action condemning state Rep. David Stringer’s recent racial comments and asking for his resignation, Prescott is now facing the call for a travel boycott by the East Valley chapter of the NAACP.
It’s been more than 20 years since Shawnna Patton’s mother started working in education. It’s why she works in education, “seeing the benefits of working for a school.”
Last Thursday, the Mingus Union School Board approved a $10,000 contract for Malay to provide consulting and coaching services to support Principal Genie Gee, who was named the district’s acting superintendent on Nov. 8.
New name: Copper Canyon Fire and Medical District
The Camp Verde and Montezuma-Rimrock fire boards have unanimously selected Brandi Bateman, Steve Darby, Carol Keeton, Justin Largent and Linda Welsch to be the first governing board of the Copper Canyon Fire and Medical District.
Goff facing at least 7 years in prison
Matthew Goff, 33, appeared out of custody before Yavapai County Superior Court Judge Michael Bluff Monday. He pleaded guilty to one count of burglary, once count of aggravated assault, one count of disorderly conduct and one count of misconduct involving weapons.
One suspect uses body cavity to hide pills
Two young men from the quad-city area have been arrested for the alleged possession and transportation of fentanyl for sale.
Suspects involved in burglary at Thai Palace in Uptown Sedona
Three 18-year-old suspects believed to be involved in vehicle burglary ring in multiple Northern Arizona communities were arrested Thursday, according to the Coconino County Sherriff’s Office.
Public Safety Fee supports Highway Patrol operations
Beginning Saturday, Dec. 1, Arizona motorists expecting vehicle registration renewals will see a new Public Safety Fee.
Opponents of contests say predators provide critical role for healthy ecosystem
An organization’s plan to conduct a coyote killing contest in Dewey-Humboldt was thwarted by the Dewey-Humboldt Town Council when the council approved a resolution opposing predator hunts.
Influenza activity is increasing at a local level – but at a slower rate than last year.
Wednesday, the Camp Verde Town Council could approve the rezoning of two parcels totaling 2.46 acres at Nichols and Fain streets that would be developed as a pedestrian-oriented small home community.
Cottonwood Fire & Medical Department responded to a structure fire early this morning at the 1500 block of East Apache Street.
PHOENIX — Arizona wildlife watchers will be in for a special treat when the bald eagle nesting season begins. The Arizona Game and Fish Department and its conservation partners will launch a new “eagle cam” sometime in mid-December.
The Partner’s Against Narcotics Trafficking Task Force (PANT) has been investigating narcotics cases involving fentanyl over the past several months.
To help the public better understand the opioid issues plaguing the quad-cities area, the Prescott Valley Police Department hosted a forum at the Prescott Valley Library.
The fire boards of the Camp Verde and Montezuma-Rimrock fire districts will meet at 9 a.m. on Dec. 3 at the Montezuma-Rimrock Fire Station to select the five members who will represent the new district’s first fire board.
The 17-member Yavapai College Presidential Search Committee concluded its work and formally forwarded the names of three finalists to the District Governing Board for consideration this week.
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- For $6.2 million, you can own the historic Little Daisy Hotel (with photo gallery)
- 50 YEARS AGO TODAY The Verde Valley woke up to the biggest snow storm in Arizona history
- Obituary: John S. McReynolds 1956-2018
- Use permit seeks conversion of old rec center into Old Town brewpub
- Forest Service plans camping crackdown along Arizona 260 and Salt Mine Road corridor
- The case of the lost Christmas Tree
- Obituary: Marika L. Jones 1969-2018
- RV Park ‘another great economic boost’
- Police: 19-year-old men died of accidental overdose involving fentanyl
- Cottonwood detective faces kidnapping, assault, domestic violence charges
- Police say Main Street crash result of ‘road rage’
- Dunkin’ Donuts coming to Cottonwood
- PANT makes arrests involving alleged use, sale of fentanyl
- Mysteries of the Deep: Montezuma Well, ‘There is nothing like it in the world’
- CCSO: Three arrested in Northern Arizona car burglary ring
- Sheriff’s deputies, Verde Valley Fire District crews combine efforts to rescue woman from Verde River
- Tony Ontiveros bets Old Town will be crazy about tacos