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Plenty of jokes and animosity stems from having police issue parking violations. But in Jerome, parking is at a premium.

By Vyto Starinskas July 4, 2019
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Dream becomes reality for autistic child
Six-year-old boy with autism has new companion and protector, thanks, in part, to a local foundation

When a little boy gets a new dog, it’s a special day. Six-year-old Christopher Johnson has that special dog.

By Vyto Starinskas July 3, 2019
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Tuesday was one of the most exciting days of the year at a Camp Verde farm.

By Vyto Starinskas July 3, 2019
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A Congressman recently visited with constituents in Camp Verde.

By Bill Helm July 3, 2019
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A Snowflake woman has announced she will run in 2020 for re-election as a state lawmaker.

By Bill Helm July 3, 2019
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A Chino Valley man died over the weekend in what was described to police as a target shooting accident.

By By Sue Tone, The Daily Courier July 3, 2019
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PHOENIX -- Gov. Doug Ducey on Tuesday blocked a $1 million economic development grant to Nike to construct a new plant in Arizona, accusing the company of bowing to “the current onslaught of political correctness and historical revisionism.’’

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Nonprofit a classic example in an industry that must 'recycle itself'
The state’s only recycling nonprofit battles much economic adversity

Worldwide price drops in recyclables is just one of many factors affecting recycling in the Verde Valley.

By Jason W. Brooks July 3, 2019
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According to City of Cottonwood personnel, an ordinance approved Tuesday should make initiating water service much easier.

By Jason W. Brooks July 2, 2019
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A woman, visiting from out of state, told Cottonwood Police she was robbed at knifepoint Monday in Old Town, and her wallet and a rental car were stolen.

July 2, 2019
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Get ready for what will likely be a hot Fourth of July in the Verde Valley.

July 2, 2019
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The City of Cottonwood's Fourth of July festivities will begin in the mid-afternoon.

July 2, 2019
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Pancakes, parade and a "pato" race are all part of Beaver Creek's Fourth of July plans this year.

By Bill Helm July 2, 2019
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You'll have to be awake early Thursday morning to enjoy all of Clarkdale's Fourth of July festivities.

July 2, 2019
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Having completed about six months on the job, Cottonwood City Manager Ron Corbin took time to reflect on how things have gone so far, and what have been the biggest surprises and adjustments along the way.

By Jason W. Brooks July 2, 2019
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Mingus Union’s legal position on school district consolidation going to vote in 2020 “should be disregarded” because the school board made its decision “in violation of Open Meeting Law.”

By Bill Helm July 2, 2019
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Lea Marquez Peterson told Capitol Media Services Monday that the “accountability and answers’’ about what caused or contributed to the death of Stephanie Pullman of Sun City West last year have to come from APS.

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Camp Verde detailers Rob Fafrowicz and Rob Zubek again made the cut from hundreds of detailers nationwide by the original “Detailer of Air Force One,” Renny Doyle of Detailing Success.

July 2, 2019
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TONTO NATIONAL FOREST – As of 6 a.m. Tuesday, firefighters have contained 80% of the Woodbury Fire.

July 2, 2019
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A man who pleaded guilty in February to several sex abuse charges involving minors learned his prison sentence Monday.

By Jason W. Brooks July 1, 2019
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Cottonwood’s Fantastic Family Fourth of July pre-show activities for the Independence Day Extravaganza begin at 4 p.m. with games, a water slide, inflatable rides, and watermelon eating contests at the Kids Park, 12th Street adjacent to the Verde Valley Fairgrounds.

July 1, 2019
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One man was killed and a passenger was injured in a wreck at a Utah state park last week.

July 1, 2019
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Despite Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey’s commitment to increase teacher pay by 20%, the state still ranks 49th.

By Bill Helm June 30, 2019
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The Cottonwood-Oak Creek School District has “heavily invested in recent years additional students support, including counselors, curriculum, professional development, community partnerships, specialized programs for our highest needs learners, and innovative approaches to meeting the needs of all children.”

By Bill Helm June 30, 2019
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COTTONWOOD – Thursday, Mike Westcott officially became Mingus Union’s superintendent, as he signed a one-year $115,000 contract wit

By Bill Helm June 30, 2019