Dan Engler


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Cottonwood man accused of leading police on chase, hitting officer with car after night of drinking

A 66-year-old Cottonwood man faces a host of criminal charges after he allegedly led officers on a chase after a night of drinking Saturday and striking one policeman with his car.

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Commentary: No better time than now to heal festering wounds of Thunder Valley Rally

There is no better time to firmly address the many problems plaguing Thunder Valley Rally than now.

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Commentary: History shows school district consolidation can be achieved

The arguments in support of consolidation are varied, they are legitimate and they’ll probably never go away so long as there are three school districts in the Upper Verde, two of which govern one school each.

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County Attorney’s Office declines prosecution of suspects in alleged butane hash oil manufacture

Chief Deputy County Attorney says case ‘has not been permanently declined’

In a hearing Thursday before Yavapai County Superior Court Division A Judge Pro Tem Jeffrey G. Paupore, the three people accused earlier this week in a theft case, two of whom also were arrested on allegations of butane hash oil manufacture, saw the Yavapai County Attorney’s Office decline prosecution.

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Theft investigation leads to arrest of 3 people; 2 for manufacture of butane hash oil

VERDE VILLAGE – What began as a theft investigation in Cornville has led to the arrest of three people in Verde Village, two for the alleged manufacture of an oil-based form of marijuana known as butane hash oil.

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Man, tased, arrested after alleged attempted aggravated assault on police officer

A Cottonwood man was arrested Monday for alleged attempted aggravated assault on a police officer and several other charges following a disturbance on Old Town.

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Fire destroys home in Cornville

CORNVILLE – Verde Valley Fire District crews were called to a residential fire in Lower Oak Creek Estates Friday at about 3:18 p.m.

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PANT warrant results in 4 arrests

Tactical team used to secure Cottonwood residence

COTTONWOOD -- The Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office Saturday identified the four suspects arrested in an early morning drug raid Thursday in which officers used “sound bombs/flash bangs” at the Arroyo Seco home located in the Cottonwood Square/Cottonwood Commons community.

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Defensive-minded Mingus soccer team drops 1-0 game to Mohave

They say records can be deceiving, and that very well could be the case for the Mingus Union boys soccer team.

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Mingus’ Lucas Svoboda wins 145-pound title at Mile High Tourney

PRESCOTT – Facing off against some of the wrestling elite from Arizona and Colorado, Mingus Union 145-pounder Lucas Svoboda claimed the tournament championship in the Mile High Tourney at the Prescott Events Center.

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