Jennifer Volpe

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TVR ready to rock; split-venue ‘working out’

Thunder Valley Rally is less than one month away, and the TVR committee is busy putting the final touches on the annual motorcycle rally.

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Immaculate Conception Catholic Church plans to build senior housing facility

Permit, design review requests go before P&Z Commission Monday

Monday, the Cottonwood Planning and Zoning Commission will consider the conditional use permit and design review requested by the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church to allow the construction of a new senior housing complex, a rectory for priests, a new social hall, and new parish offices.

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Cottonwood’s LeMain, Galileo 33 developments approved for rezoning

COTTONWOOD – Tuesday, Cottonwood City Council members approved the rezoning of two parcels of land at 920 N. Main St. and 925 Cactus St. for the LeMain development from Light Commercial to Planned Area Development.

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Cottonwood Council waves 5-percent cap on change orders for waterline project

COTTONWOOD – Tuesday, Cottonwood City Council moved to wave the 5-percent cap on administrative approval of change orders during the construction of the Mingus Avenue waterline project.

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5 haunted dwellings of the Verde Valley

From Camp Verde to Sedona, much goes bump in the night

The somewhat sordid history of the Verde Valley isn’t exactly a secret.

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New businesses pop up around Cottonwood

New businesses have opened in Cottonwood recently, and more will be opening their doors in the near future.

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Monsoon-soaked July far from wettest in Verde history

In the months of June and July, Cottonwood received a total of 1.83 inches of rain, according to the National Weather Service.

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Cottonwood City Council roundup

Krys Vogler, from Toys for Tots, presented plaques of appreciation to members of the fire department and parks and recreation department for their participation in the 2016 event.

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Mingus ready for school year

Current student enrollment at 1,265

It’s back-to-school time for Mingus Union High School.

Camp Verde, Clarkdale National Night Out Aug. 1

National Night Out is a community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live.

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