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Prescott closes main Peavine Trailhead after damage from storm microburst

An old railroad bridge that has endured along the historic Peavine route for more than a century was no match for the intense rainstorm that moved through the area Wednesday, July 18.

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Hail damage could translate to good deals at car dealerships

Rain and a significant amount of hail from the Wednesday, July 18, storm damaged about 1,000 vehicles at local car dealerships.

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VA leadership and staff departures prompt skepticism over agency’s mission and future

More than a dozen top VA leaders and supervisors, including two of the four top-tier administrators, will be departing the 1,100-employee agency in the next month, adding to a 12.6 percent turnover rate between May and July.

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NFL and its players union working on anthem resolution

The NFL and National Football League Players Association have agreed to halt enforcement of rules regarding the new national anthem policy while the two sides work on a resolution.

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Sheriff: 11 people dead after Missouri tourist boat accident

At least 11 people, including children, died after a boat carrying tourists on a Missouri lake capsized and sank Thursday night, the local sheriff said.

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Trump-Putin II: Planning fall event in aftermath of Helsinki

Unbowed by swirling criticism of his summit encounter with Vladimir Putin, President Donald Trump swiftly invited the Russian leader to the White House this fall for a second get-together.

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Giant statue of bare-chested Jeff Goldblum in pose from Jurassic Park movie pops up in London

Londoners and tourists alike have been bemused to find a giant statue of a bare-chested Jeff Goldblum next to the city’s iconic Tower Bridge.

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'Brady Bunch' house for sale for nearly $1.9M

The home featured in the opening and closing scenes of "The Brady Bunch" is for sale for $1.885 million.

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Giant pyramid tourist attraction burns in northern Illinois

Authorities say fire severely damaged a giant pyramid home that doubles as a tourist attraction in northern Illinois.

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Arizona prep football’s Sollenberger Classic cancelled due to scheduling

PHOENIX — The annual Sollenberger Classic on the campus of Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff has been cancelled due to scheduling issues, the Arizona Interscholastic Association announced Thursday morning.

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Dahlberg: Woods close, but mistakes cost him again

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland — Some clouds came in and the wind started blowing — if just a bit — as Tiger Woods played the early holes Thursday, making what had been a warm, sunny day seem a little more like a British Open.

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NL West: Rockies roll into 2nd half behind Story and solid pitching

DENVER — The Colorado Rockies are finding their stride behind a shortstop who's cutting down on his strikeouts, a converted first baseman who's rediscovering his swing and a rotation that's turning in quality start after quality start.

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Friday Catchall: Police speeding, most dangerous highway in Arizona!?

The Friday Catchall: • POLICE SPEEDING – Why is that officer or deputy speeding?

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Editorial cartoon (2): July 20, 2018

Editorial cartoon (2): July 20, 2018

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Editorial cartoon (1): July 20, 2018

Editorial cartoon (1): July 20, 2018

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Gallery Guide: July 20

Your guide to galleries in the greater Prescott area, as of July 20, 2018.

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Now Showing: Week of July 20

Movies playing at Harkins Theatres, 7202 Pav Way, Prescott Valley (Highway 69 between Glassford Hill and Lake Valley roads), as of press time.

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Shootout on Whiskey Row on target for next weekend

The Prescott Regulators and Their Shady Ladies have next weekend in their sights for the 13th annual Shootout on Whiskey Row.

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Senior Menus for the week of Monday, 7/23 to Friday, 7/27

Prescott Meals-on-Wheels serves from 11:15 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at 1280 E. Rosser St., Prescott; 445-7630. Menus subject to change.

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Social Security: Monitoring your earnings record can really pay off

You work hard for your money. You’re saving and planning for a secure retirement.

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Dear Annie: Etiquette lacking

Dear Annie: My wife and I have lots of nieces, nephews and other distant relatives and friends who are graduating from high school, graduating from college, getting married or having children.

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Optimist Club of Yavapai County bringing out the best in youths

The Optimist Club of Yavapai County for the fifth year recognized outstanding youths from the quad-city area with its Youth Appreciation Evening on May 3 at the Prescott Valley Public Library.

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Fire safety award given to Jeremy Sarge

Fire Engineer Jeremy Sarge was awarded the Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) Fire Safety Commendation Award on June 16, by the Prescott chapter, in recognition of his selection as the 2018 Prescott Fire Department First Responder of the Year.

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New board members elected at GiFTS

Two new members — Leslie Horton of Prescott and Jodi Rooney of Prescott Valley — were elected to three-year terms on the Gardner Family Teachers Scholarship (GiFTS) board of directors during its May meeting.

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Photo: Down at the auction

Jan Paderewski holds up a Navajo rug at the Quality Antiques, Art & Firearms Auction put on Saturday, July 7, by Batterman’s Auction in downtown Prescott.

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Photo: Fourth of July celebration in Prescott

Hundreds of people attended the annual City of Prescott Fourth of July Celebration at the Prescott Mile High Middle School athletic field Wednesday, July 4, 2018.

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Chamber Focus: Spectrum Healthcare Group

The Prescott Chamber of Commerce celebrated the opening of Spectrum Healthcare Group with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Monday, June 18.

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Obituary: Louis Edward (Lou) Smith

Louis Edward (Lou) Smith was born on July 31, 1935, to Opal H. and Charles Edward Smith in Council Bluffs, Iowa.

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Obituary: David Roy Frazee

David Roy Frazee, 78, born Aug. 13, 1939, in Biddeford, Maine, died July 16, 2018, in Chino Valley, Arizona.

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Obituary: Cynthia Dover

Cynthia Dover, 67, born April 16, 1951, in Dallas, Texas, died July 15, 2018, in Prescott Valley, Arizona.