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P & Z Commission approves extension on ag project
Rezoning approved for North Main property; extension granted for vineyards on edge of Old Town

The Cottonwood Planning & Zoning Commission took action on a diverse array of projects Monday.

By Jason W. Brooks July 16, 2019
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Will the real Arizona monsoon season please stand up?

By Jason W. Brooks July 15, 2019
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Saturday, July 20, Clarkdale Community Services welcomes Scandalous Hands from 7-9 p.m. at the Clarkdale Town Park gazebo.

July 15, 2019
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Riverfront Park plan presented to public
Eighty people attend meeting on master plan for Cottonwood's largest park

While there aren't immediate plans to make major additions to Cottonwood's Riverfront Park, there has been much public feedback put into what to add to the site.

By Jason W. Brooks July 15, 2019
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Coconino County Sheriff’s personnel had to rescue a woman from a cave Saturday.

July 15, 2019
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The Cottonwood Library will present the award-winning PBS documentary A River Reborn: The Restoration of Fossil Creek presented by the film maker, Professor Stefan Sommer.

July 15, 2019
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In the latest chapter of a policeman’s life that has gone full circle, the 59-year-old veteran lawman was named Cottonwood PD’s “New Employee of the Year” last month.

By Vyto Starinskas July 14, 2019
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What it costs you to operate a school
6-cent drop in primary tax rate projected for Mingus; 5.5% pay raise for staff

“Our goal going forward is to annually rotate through each department for textbook adoption,” Leonard said.

By Bill Helm July 14, 2019
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Arizonans this year are dealing with fewer wildfires than last year, but the fires are significantly larger, according to the Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management.

By By DYLAN SIMARD Cronkite News July 14, 2019
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Being short-handed is a way of life at the Jerome Fire Department.

By Vyto Starinskas July 14, 2019
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PHOENIX – After an internal audit and investigation, Arizona Department of Public Safety detectives arrested Pedro Javier Aguila Muniz on felony charges of forgery, fraud and theft.

July 14, 2019
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CAMP VERDE – Wildland firefighters continue working to extinguish a mulch fire at the Camp Verde Transfer Station.

By Bill Helm July 14, 2019
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A Burned Area Emergency Response team is assessing the condition of watersheds burned in the Woodbury Fire.

July 14, 2019
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Re-zoning of long-vacant property along North Main Street is an item on Cottonwood Planing & Zoning's agenda

By Jason W. Brooks July 13, 2019
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Is avigation answer to aggravation over aviation routes?
"Contractual right or a property interest in land over which a right of unobstructed flight in the airspace is established'

What is an avigation easement, and why are they important in Cottonwood?

By Jason W. Brooks July 12, 2019
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As many as 12 child abuse complaints against Prescott Valley facility
Eighteen-year-old PV man arrested for alleged child abuse at child care center

The Prescott Valley Police Department Criminal Investigations Section is actively investigating potentially a total of 12 cases of alleged child abuse at a child care center. Two facilities are involved.

By The (Prescott) Daily Courier staff July 12, 2019
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Late Wednesday, state utility officials rejected a last-ditch plea by an Arizona Public Service customers to undo the rate hike they approved for the state’s largest electric company in 2017.

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Verde Connect to announce preferred route Monday
Supervisor Tom Thurman to address Camp Verde Council Wednesday

Two more developments in the discussion of an already-much-discussed road project proposal are set for next week.

By Bill Helm July 11, 2019
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Free sweet corn for police is one way a Camp Verde farm is showing support for the women and men in blue

By Vyto Starinskas July 11, 2019
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Wednesday, the Camp Verde Town Council asked Town Manager Russ Martin to reject all three bids to complete Phase 1B of the town’s sports complex, and to explore value engineering options before going to re-bid.

By Bill Helm July 11, 2019
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Clarkdale plans increase in both property, sales tax
Intent to raise utility fees, rates and add credit-card surcharge also approved

After a bond vote failed last November, Clarkdale leaders have had few options in raising road repair funds.

By Jason W. Brooks July 11, 2019
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Yavapai County plans to raise primary property taxes over last year’s level by about 18 percent.

By Staff report July 11, 2019
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If you see smoke rising from the Camp Verde transfer station in the weeks ahead, that's expected.

By Vyto Starinskas July 11, 2019
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When Allen Muma started with the Jerome Police Department, smartphones were a thing of the future.

By Staff report July 11, 2019
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Using a firearm in a felony crime is one of the charges facing a man long sought in Yavapai County.

July 11, 2019

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