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Crime & Courts see more>

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Reward increased to $2,200 in quest for suspect in attempted homicide

The Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office is still seeking your help in locating a convicted criminal — and the reward for information that leads to his arrest is now more than $2,000.

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Two men charged with felonies for shoplifting at Walmart

At about 10:20 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, Cottonwood police arrested two men believed to be shoplifting at the Cottonwood Walmart.

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Traffic stop leads to suspected fentanyl dealer arrest

At about 5:45 p.m. Saturday, Cottonwood police arrested a man and woman, both age 25, for possession of drug paraphernalia.

Reader Poll:

Should short-term rentals be allowed in single-family residential zones?

  • Yes 21%
  • No 79%

95 total votes

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Features see more>

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Adoption Spotlight, Feb. 26: Daniel M.

These are Arizona’s children: Daniel is always willing to lend a helpful hand, whether at home or in the classroom.

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Life in the Slow Lane: Easy peckings

It's the time of year again, the short period when the Mason Ditch shuts down for maintenance.

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Investigation by ASU student journalists reveals shootings across nation by little-known ICE unit

After a shootout in a Phoenix suburb involving federal agents of Homeland Security Investigations, a team of student reporters at the Howard Center for Investigative Journalism began examining use of force by federal law enforcement.

Celebrate see more>

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Camp Verde High School Student of the Month: February 2020

Camp Verde High School senior Anna Johnson is the school’s February Kiwanis Student of the Month.

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Camp Verde High School student of the month

Camp Verde High School senior Justin Ritzenthaler is the school’s Kiwanis Student of the Month for December. Ritzenthaler has a 3.9 GPA and is ranked fourth in his class.

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70th Wedding Anniversary: Bill and Tina Bryant

Bill and Tina (Kaufmann) Bryant of Oak Creek Valley celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary Nov. 29. They were married at the Eastside Church of the Nazarene in Phoenix Arizona.

Reader Poll:

Should short-term rentals be allowed in single-family residential zones?

  • Yes 21%
  • No 79%

95 total votes

See past polls

Obituaries see more>

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Obituary: John Carl Young ,1944-2020

John Carl (Jack) Young, 75, passed from this earth on Sunday, Feb. 16th, 2020 at his home, surrounded by his wonderful children, loving wife of 53 years and his devoted buddy, Ruckus.

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Obituary: Peter W. Gardner, 1939-2020

Peter W. Gardner, 80, of Clarkdale, Arizona, passed away at his home on Monday, January 13, 2020.

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Obituary: Richard Emil Nussberger, 1937-2020

Richard Emil Nussberger passed away February 15, 2020 in Camp Verde, Arizona.