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As the spring semester rolls in, high school students are getting ready for a night full of dancing and partying in their dresses and tuxedos.

By Paige Daniels January 19, 2023
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It’s Day 19 of Yavapai Silent Witness’ CATCH 22 Program. Today Yavapai County Law Enforcement is asking for your help in finding fugitive Nicholas Tyler Johnson.

January 19, 2023
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While Norther Arizona still unpacks from 20 inches of snow, enjoy a respite from overcast skies as today is expected to be sunny in the Verde Valley with a high around 46 degrees F, according to the National Weather Service.

January 18, 2023
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A suspect, who allegedly broke into vehicles at the Cottonwood Dog Park while dog owners played with their pooches just yards away, flew out of Sky Harbor Airport before police could catch up with him, according to police spokesperson Sgt, Chad Sinn on Tuesday, Jan 18.

By Vyto Starinskas January 18, 2023
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Coconino National Forest welcomes the arrival of Aaron Mayville, who was selected as the new forest supervisor and arrives Jan. 30.

January 18, 2023
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Today is the 18th day of Yavapai Silent Witness’ CATCH 22 Program. Today we are looking for fugitive Trenton James Walker.

January 18, 2023
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Verde Valley fire science academy students are climbing the ladder of success that will lead them to a career in firefighting.

By Vyto Starinskas January 18, 2023
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Dozens of residents turned out to march in the rain on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, Jan. 16, in a walk begun in 2011 by then-6-year-old Chandler Plante.

By Vyto Starinskas January 18, 2023
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Since Russ Martin’s departure, the Town of Camp Verde is looking to permanently fill the position of town manager.

By Paige Daniels January 18, 2023
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There’s a place in Camp Verde where you can’t escape the smiling faces.

By Vyto Starinskas January 18, 2023
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It’s Day 17 of Yavapai Silent Witness’ CATCH 22 Program. Today Yavapai County Law Enforcement is asking for your help in locating fugitive Todd Patrick Fenlon.

January 17, 2023
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Meet Nate Bailey, the new Fire Marshal of Copper Canyon Fire and Medical District.

By Paige Daniels January 17, 2023
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The Cottonwood Municipal Airport was selected as the Arizona Airport of the Year for 2022 by the Arizona Department of Transportation Aeronautics Group, primarily for its airport noise-abatement efforts.

By Vyto Starinskas January 17, 2023
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It’s day 16 of Yavapai Silent Witness’ Catch 22 Program. Today Yavapai County Law Enforcement is asking for your help in locating Jonathan Sterling Mansfield.

January 16, 2023
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A winter storm dumped up to nearly 20 inches of snow in northern Arizona on Sunday with the Flagstaff area getting between 12 and 18 inches of snowfall, according to the National Weather Service.

January 16, 2023
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Cottonwood Police Department is seeking information on at least two people responsible for reported vehicle burglaries at the dog park Friday, Jan. 13.

January 16, 2023
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It's Day 15 of Yavapai Silent Witness' Catch 22 program. County law enforcement is asking for your help in finding Jefferson E. Perales.

January 15, 2023
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“My goal for this is to educate. I want to let people know what’s going on, what I have been doing to help, and what other people are doing to help.”

By Paige Daniels January 15, 2023
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Yavapai College (YC) announced at a press conference Tuesday the launch of a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business. It is the first baccalaureate degree offered by a rural community college in Arizona.

By By JESSE BERTEL, The Daily Courier January 15, 2023
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Sedona and the Verde Valley need economic development, but those needs vary from community to community. At the same time, resources are limited by aspects of being rural and challenged by the demands of tourism.

By By PAIGE DANIELS, VYTO STARINSKAS and RAQUEL HENDRICKSON, The Verde Independent January 15, 2023
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The Verde Valley will have a wet start to the week, with rain and wind that blew in Saturday hanging around a couple more days, according to the National Weather Service.

By Raquel Hendrickson January 15, 2023
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The Clarkdale police are asking for help in locating 62-year-old John Gregory Lukasik.

January 14, 2023
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An RV and fifth-wheel camper were destroyed in a fire on South Dinky Creek Drive on Thursday, Jan 12, but Copper Canyon Fire and Medical were able to keep the fire from spreading to the home.

By Vyto Starinskas January 14, 2023
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Lori Drake was voted president of the Mingus Union High School Governing Board during their regular meeting on Thursday, Jan. 12.

By Vyto Starinskas January 14, 2023
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With more rock blasting scheduled, Interstate 17 will likely be closed nightly in both directions between Bumble Bee Road and Sunset Point starting Jan. 17.

January 14, 2023

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