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The pattern seen in Cottonwood over the past 30 years concerning a new city hall has hardly been an example of bold leadership.

January 19, 2021
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Some leaders simply prefer communication the old-fashioned way. They want to hear it directly from the horse’s mouth.

By Dan Engler December 28, 2020
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The next time there is a major development issue in Rimrock or Lake Montezuma, how would it be received if Mayor Tim Elinski and City Manager Ron Corbin showed up and told the folks on the Beaver Creek Association that this development needs to be run past the Cottonwood City Council first.

By Dan Engler December 16, 2020
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In this time of year when the joy of giving is paramount, this is the very best gift you can give yourself, your friends and family.

By Dan Engler December 11, 2020
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Our language has changed drastically, our community spirit has changed and our general purpose for the holiday has changed (family fights and football, anyone?), but Thanksgiving remains a true treasure of the American society.

November 25, 2020
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The words “miscarriage of justice” were echoed long and loud throughout the Verde Valley following last week’s hung jury in the Cecilio Cruz murder trial.

By Dan Engler November 17, 2020
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It is not just a day of remembrance, but also a celebration of the freedoms secured for all of us by our veterans.

November 10, 2020
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Arizona has not come close to duplicating the single-day high of 5,416 cases reported June 29.

By Dan Engler August 4, 2020
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Originally, Gov. Doug Ducey said students could return to the classroom Aug. 17. Now, he’s holding firm to that date with the disclaimer that it’s based on those who can and those who can’t.

By Dan Engler August 1, 2020
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In all honesty, Mayor Elinski is getting what he deserves with this proposal by Mathews and Tosca. Elinski is guilty of doing the absolute right thing the absolute wrong way.

By Dan Engler July 5, 2020
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When in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and of Nature’s God entitle them, a decent respect to the opinions of mankind requires that they should declare the causes which impel them to the separation.

July 2, 2020
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Here we are, 144 days after the first COVID-19 case was confirmed in Arizona and some things have become startling clear.

By Dan Engler June 16, 2020
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The social media malady of not reading past the headline has created its fair share of confusion over the intent of Gov. Doug Ducey’s curfew order this week.

By Dan Engler June 2, 2020
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Try to fathom the number of men and women who have died fighting our nation’s enemies over the centuries. It’s overwhelming. It’s stunning. It’s certainly worth a moment of our time.

May 25, 2020
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What the state’s jobless report fails to show is the number of people who are out of work by choice. They could be working.

By Dan Engler May 22, 2020
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This crisis is not over. We must remain vigilant in the fight against COVID-19. As businesses begin the process to reopen and daily routines are restored, we urge Arizonans to continue to take proper precautions to protect themselves and others.

May 12, 2020
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Any level-headed person has to respect the sentiment on both sides of this debate. People are dying. People are also dying to go back to work.

By Dan Engler April 28, 2020
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There are many silver linings to find in the COVID-19 pandemic that has gripped the nation.

By Dan Engler March 17, 2020
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Whatley is right on this one folks. The same degree of accountability being asked of those who serve on the town’s appointed boards and commissions should apply to those who serve Camp Verde in an elective capacity.

By Dan Engler March 5, 2020
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As we have seen with the Spring Creek Ranch project, land developers can be a persistent bunch.

By Dan Engler March 3, 2020
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Author Stephanie Lahart best summed up personal integrity with the adage “Say what you mean and mean what you say.”

By Dan Engler February 29, 2020
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Please tell our lawmakers it’s time to shut down predatory fentanyl dealers who knowingly peddle this deadly poison. We must act to #StopFentanylNow.

By Dan Engler February 27, 2020
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The ongoing legislative debate over how much and what kind of control Arizona cities and towns should have over the short-term rental industry.

By Dan Engler February 25, 2020
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More than anything, the Town Council failed in its mission to “Inspire public confidence in Camp Verde government.”

February 20, 2020
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Status quo seems to not exist in the vocabulary of still-new Cottonwood City Manager Ron Corbin.

By Dan Engler February 18, 2020

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