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Bill Helm
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Change order would add $65K to Camp Verde Sports Complex
Since March, town has saved almost $400K in deductive change orders

Since February when the Camp Verde Town Council approved a $3.7 million contract to construct Phase 1B of the town’s sports complex, two change orders have saved the municipality close to $400K.

By Bill Helm June 2, 2020
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Wednesday, the Camp Verde Town Council will consider appointing Ken Krebbs to the town’s Board of Adjustments and Appeals.

By Bill Helm June 2, 2020
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Jacy Finley: Camp Verde High School female athlete of the year
Dependable, determined in softball, basketball for Cowboys

Camp Verde senior Jacy Finley is the school's 2020 female athlete of the year.

By Bill Helm June 2, 2020
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Jason Collier: Camp Verde High School male athlete of the year
Hard work, love of basketball pay off as senior averages 26 points per game

Camp Verde senior guard Jason Collier is the school's 2020 male athlete of the year.

By Bill Helm June 2, 2020
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In a world consumed by the stress of COVID-19, Rachel Torbitzky found peace one night at the Pines Motel in Cottonwood.

By Bill Helm May 30, 2020
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Although personal protective equipment existed before the COVID-19 pandemic, the coronavirus – and how people have dealt with it – have brought the PPE into the lexicon of our new vocabulary.

By Bill Helm May 30, 2020
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Nicole McDaniel, a patient care tech, and Laura Fayette, a nationally certified medical assistant, greet and educate anywhere from 15-30 patients on Mondays and Thursdays at Northern Arizona Healthcare as they prepare to collect a specimen that will determine whether the patient is COVID-19 positive.

By Bill Helm May 30, 2020
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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all Head Start sites are closed for the summer.

By Bill Helm May 30, 2020
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Tested on May 16 at one of the Spectrum blitz testing days, Shaw got word three days later she was positive. At the time she was asymptomatic positive, meaning positive yet showing no signs.

By Bill Helm May 28, 2020
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Wednesday, the committee hand-delivered 2,028 signatures to Jenn Nelson, Yavapai County education elections coordinator. The signatures the committee collected were 436 more than the 1,592 signatures that were required.

By Bill Helm May 28, 2020

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