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Verde Valley marches against ‘preventable fatalities’

Ask Mackenzie King why she’s participating in Saturday’s March For Our Lives event in Sedona, the 18-year-old Camp Verde resident says she’s observing her constitutional rights.

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Restore Deer Run Springs with revegetation projects

In partnership with the Beaver Creek Trails Coalition, the work, led by Amina Sena of the Coconino National Forest Red Rock District, involved about 30 volunteers who constructed one-rock dams and Zuni Bowls in drainages that surround the spring. 

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Clear Creek ward stages Copper Canyon clean-up

According to Eric Evans, there’s a “clear need” for clean-up at the Copper Canyon shooting pit.

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Camp Verde council could approve rate increase to Waste Water Treatment

Wednesday, the Camp Verde Town Council could approve the Town’s recommendation for rate increases over the next five years.

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Town manager prepared to ‘field questions’ about former marshal at Coffee with a Cop

It’s been a week since the Town of Camp Verde and Marshal Nancy Gardner officially parted company.

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Camp Verde council considers $2 million contract for first phase of new Sports Complex

Citing ‘conflict of interest,’ Mayor German to abstain from discussion, vote

Now that the Town of Camp Verde has completed clearing and grubbing the site of the Camp Verde Sports Complex, the next step is to commence grading, drainage and infrastructure improvements.

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School Board, superintendent talk fiduciary responsibility, staffing, campus realignment

Since the Cottonwood-Oak Creek School Board agreed in February to approve Steve King’s plan for realigning three of its schools into two K-8 schools, both the board and the superintendent are still trying to decide on a restructuring plan that is best.

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Future chefs plan perfect recipe for culinary competition

Elementary students cook Asian-inspired recipes March 28

For five of Cottonwood-Oak Creek School District’s students, the eighth annual Sodexo Future Chefs Challenge is an opportunity to use their creativity and culinary skills to make Asian-inspired dishes that are both healthy and delicious.

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A funny thing happened on the way to a career in finance. Klint McKean couldn’t surrender his love of words.

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Camp Verde did Goodwin ‘a favor’ with reassignment

CAMP VERDE – Looking for a job is much harder work than actually working a job.

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