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Thursday, Cottonwood-Oak Creek students are again able to take the bus to school.

By Bill Helm December 3, 2020
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For the past three years, substitutes filled about 97% of Yavapai County’s short-term and long-term teacher vacancies.

By Bill Helm December 1, 2020
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Tuesday, Copper Canyon Fire Board Member Carol Keeton was not able to log onto the board’s Zoom meeting, and not able to vote in what became a 2-to-2 vote that rejected the board sending a pro-Verde Connect resolution to Wednesday’s Yavapai County Board of Supervisors meeting.

By Bill Helm December 1, 2020
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Thursday, the Mingus Union School Board will decide whether its students should continue taking classes online rather than on campus.

By Bill Helm December 1, 2020
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Nearly 90% of Mingus Union employees who responded to a recent survey said they were concerned about coming to work during the COVID-19 pandemic.

By Bill Helm December 1, 2020
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Thanks to COVID-19, Camp Verde’s varsity played three football games this season.

By Bill Helm December 1, 2020
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The school district, in a letter to its families, said that it has suspended transportation services effective Tuesday.

By Bill Helm November 30, 2020
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COVID-19 hasn’t affected how wine is shipped. But it did inspire more ways to get wine into the hands of consumers. For some Verde Valley vineyards, that meant deliveries and curbside pickup.

By Bill Helm November 30, 2020
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Tuesday, the Copper Canyon Fire Board will consider asking the Yavapai County Board of Supervisors to move forward with the proposed Verde Connect road project.

By Bill Helm November 30, 2020
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Copper Canyon Fire Board may weigh in on Verde Connect
Governing board to consider special meeting Dec. 1

Copper Canyon Fire Board Chairperson Linda Welsch said Friday she will consider calling a special meeting to allow the board to either support or not support Verde Connect.

By Bill Helm November 27, 2020

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