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A fired Senate staffer said Friday she hopes to go back to work even though it would mean working with -- and for -- some of the same people who a federal court jury discriminated against her.

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Arizona will receive $2.8 million of a nearly $117 million settlement. Johnson & Johnson has reached over safety concerns and misleading marketing of a surgical mesh used to treat urinary incontinence and other pelvic floor disorders, Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich said Friday.

By By Emily Mae Dean, Cronkite News October 19, 2019
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Two Democratic legislators want Sen. Martha McSally to oppose the Trump administration’s plan to relax fuel economy standards implemented to reduce fossil fuel use and air pollution.

By By James Carr, Melanie Porter and Grayson Schmidt, Cronkite News October 19, 2019
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With chants like “Pelosi’s got to go” and “Four more years,” protesters at the March for Trump event waved signs and “Trump 2020” flags as they marched down Pennsylvania Avenue to Capitol Hill. There, they called on a higher authority before calling on lawmakers.

By By Megan U. Boyanton, Cronkite News October 18, 2019
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The dream of a national museum dedicated to the Latin American experience took one step closer to reality Thursday, as lawmakers and advocates touted a bill that they think has a good chance of putting a museum on the National Mall.

By By Harrison Mantas, Cronkite News October 18, 2019
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Hispanics, Native Americans and African Americans are most at risk for diabetes, with racial and ethnic minorities reporting the highest rates of the debilitating disease in the U.S.

By By Jodi Guerrero, Cronkite News October 18, 2019
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“Praxis Waste Solutions: A Systems Approach for Waste Diversion” features presenter Tyler Linner, founder of Praxis Waste Solutions, in a program set for Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., at Yavapai College - Sedona Center, 4215 Arts Village Drive, Room No. 34, Sedona. This free event is for those age 18 or older.

October 18, 2019
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Linda Wolfe Buchanan lives at the confluence of West Clear Creek and the Verde River. You may know her as is the community education coordinator at Yavapai College in Clarkdale.

By By Linda Buchanan / Special to Verde Valley Newspapers October 18, 2019
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“Good morning ladies” may not be the greeting that most town-council members receive before a meeting. But, what may be for the first time in Jerome history, four women sit on the five-member Jerome Town Council.

By Vyto Starinskas October 18, 2019
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Mingus Union's Gretchen Wesbrock: ‘I’m doing exactly what I should be doing’
Critical thinking focused on positive outcome all part of leadership skillset Gretchen Wesbrock brings to Mingus Union High School

In her second year as the school’s director of student support services, Wesbrock works to provide opportunities for students in a variety of ways.

By Bill Helm October 18, 2019
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A life of service: Janet Regner
From the executive to judicial branches of government, Clarkdale’s Janet Regner has had far-reaching impact in Arizona

When Janet Stead Regner first came to Arizona from Illinois in the 1970s, the summer heat was the same tough adjustment any new resident to that part of Arizona has to endure.

By Jason W. Brooks October 18, 2019
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Gov. Doug Ducey won't criticize the the rates being charged by the state's largest electric company despite the fact that 8 percent of its residential customers could not -- or would not -- pay their bills this summer.

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PHOENIX -- A federal judge late Thursday ordered the Arizona Senate to reinstate a staffer who a jury concluded had been the victim of racial and sexual discrimination.

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Cottonwood man was booked into the Yavapai County Detention Center on four counts of Child Molestation in Camp Verde on Wednesday.

By Jason W. Brooks October 17, 2019
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On Sept. 2, Spencer Goddard Morton, a Cottonwood resident, was reported missing by friends.

By Staff report October 17, 2019
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Finding a three-legged dog in the Verde Valley is like finding a needle in a haystack.

By Vyto Starinskas October 17, 2019
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The town began charging for parking at 10 a.m. Wednesday and things went smoothly, said Muma. In the first hour, the kiosks generated $155, the chief added.

By Vyto Starinskas October 17, 2019
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The 11th annual Walkin’ on Main event is set for Saturday, Nov. 9, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Old Town Cottonwood. Jak Teel, recreation coordinator for Cottonwood, said the city is marketing the event as having something for everyone in a family.

By Jason W. Brooks October 17, 2019
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The Senate voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to confirm Arizona businesswoman Barbara Barrett as the next Air Force secretary, one day after brushing aside an attempt to stall her nomination over Air Force use of Trump hotels for official business.

By By Lindsay Walker, Cronkite News October 17, 2019
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Three Arizona Republicans held fast with President Donald Trump as the House voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to rebuke the president’s decision to pull U.S. troops out of northern Syria.

By By Harrison Mantas, Cronkite News October 17, 2019
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On a cool evening, crickets chirp in tall grass. A fresh breeze carries the songs of cicadas, and as members of the White Mountain Apache Tribe come together, a murmur of voices can be heard.

By By Jennifer Alvarez, Cronkite News October 17, 2019
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The 45th annual Jerome Fire Dept. Auxiliary Halloween Dance is Saturday, Oct. 26, at Spook Hall.

By Vyto Starinskas October 17, 2019
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The Sedona Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau was awarded with the Destination Marketing Accreditation Program (DMAP) seal by Destinations International in recognition of the organization's commitment to industry excellence and meeting the industry standard for performance and accountability of destination organizations around the world.

By Staff report October 17, 2019
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The Arizona Board of Regents is leasing out property for commercial use without proper oversight and with only limited transparency, creating a "risk of inappropriate use of public resources'' according to a new audit.

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The Arizona Democratic Party is outraising the state GOP -- by a lot.

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