Bill Helm


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40-pound snapper turtle found at Montezuma Well (with video)

Retile indigenous to eastern United States found in monument’s irrigation ditch

RIMROCK – He doesn’t have a name yet, but the snapper turtle found on April 13 at Montezuma Well National Monument is now at his new home in the Phoenix Zoo.

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Raise a family in Camp Verde? WalletHub says NO

A recent report by WalletHub says that Camp Verde ranks 63 of 65 Arizona communities based on desirability for raising a family.

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Four Verde Valley teachers named finalists for county’s Outstanding Teachers awards

A “wonderful mix of success and difficulty” is how Mike Westcott views his profession.

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Camp Verde Middle School recognized as National Showcase School

For the second year in a row, Camp Verde Middle School was named National Showcase School for its work with the Capturing Kids Hearts Program.

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Camp Verde to hold Earth Day Arts Fest at Rezzonico Park

Leave it to ecologically conscious people to offer free water – yet ask that folks bring their own reusable water receptacles.

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Even cancer won’t bring him down

10-year-old Dillin LaRue says he will fight it, beat it, get over it

It’s quite a story when a child is so loved by everyone that his hospital stays summon envy from his friends.

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‘Mixed feelings’ -- Court of Appeals rules on Verde Ditch

Ditch company, Salt River Project not permitted to litigate shareholders’ water rights in county superior court

CAMP VERDE – The Verde Ditch Company and the Salt River Project are not permitted to litigate the water rights of Verde Ditch shareholders in the Yavapai County Superior Court, said the ruling of a three-judge panel of the Arizona Court of Appeals.

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Mingus Union student wins Flinn Scholarship

Phoebe Chilton to attend University of Arizona as sixth Marauder to win coveted award

COTTONWOOD – Phoebe Chilton’s career at Mingus Union High School has been one of all A’s.

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Circus comes to Beaver Creek School

Beaver Creek Kiwanis welcomes Culpepper & Merriweather for April 20 performance

As a precursor to the circus coming to Beaver Creek, Skeeter the Clown visited the children at Beaver Creek School on April 10.

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Mingus Union theater troupe to perform Fiddler on the Roof

Either on stage or on celluloid, Fiddler on the Roof has been performed professionally each decade since it first hit Broadway in 1964.

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