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Walk-A-Thon helps Mayer Area Meals on Wheels

Although cloudy, the temperature wasn’t too cold Saturday, March 10, for the walkers signed up for the Meals on Wheels Walk-A-Thon.

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Police officers on assignment at PV charter school campus

Partnership with PVPD adds another link to safety

Even though teachers and staff at Prescott Valley School, a charter K-8 school, pride themselves on having a safe campus complete with security doors, locked gates and self-locking push bar exit doors, a new safety measure arrived on campus this month.

Corridor Calendar: Week of March 14

St. Patrick’s Day at Meals on Wheels will be held Friday, March 16, with a “wearin’ of the green.” Serving starts at 11:30 a.m.

Corridor Calendar: Week of March 9

Food Handlers Class will be held at 1 p.m. at Cordes Lakes Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive.

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EPA getting close to cleanup options on Superfund site

Update includes some possibilities for tailings, smelter

The more urgent remediation from the effects of historical mining in Humboldt was the cleanup of residential yards that contained high levels of arsenic and lead.

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Cordes Lakes Community yard sale huge success

The Community Yard Sale on Saturday, March 3, was certainly a popular item on everyone’s agenda.

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Spring Valley has a library!

Prepared for inclement weather, the dedication of the new Spring Valley Library on Wednesday, Feb. 28, was held at Mayer High School.

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Cowboy Poetry Festival a hit with families

Dewey-Humboldt, Mayer poets, musicians entertained all

The Dewey-Humboldt Cowboy Festival, hosted by the D-H Historical Society, brought about 50 people to the family-friendly event on Feb. 24 at Little Dealer Little Prices RV dealership in Prescott Valley.

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Donny Oen retires from Sheriff’s Office

The retirement of Donny Oen from the Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office will leave a big hole in the communities of Cordes Lakes, Mayer and Spring Valley.

Corridor Calendar: Week of Feb. 23

Produce will be from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 28, at the Community Center.

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Town could raise aquatic center fees

Would eliminate sessions, alter fee schedule

Chino Valley town staff is recommending Town Council raise the aquatic center fees, said Community Services Director Scott Bruner at last week’s council meeting.

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Proposed traffic changes at highway intersection leave council concerned

ADOT requires extra lanes at highways 69, 169 for planned Giant gas station

The developers who want to build a Giant gas station at the southeast corner of highways 69 and 169 in Dewey-Humboldt can do so as long as they meet the requirements of the Arizona Department of Transportation.

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Legion Post 122 celebrates Valentine’s Day

Cordes Lakes American Legion Post 122 makes social events a priority so they planned a Valentine’s Day luncheon for its members and their families and friends.

Corridor Calendar: Week of Feb. 16

Produce will be Feb. 21 at the Community Center. Doors open at 7 a.m. and close at 9.

Spring Valley gets a new library

Mayer High School and Community Celebrate

A dream that has been years in the making is finally coming to realization.

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Renaissance Festival ticket winners

The Festival, on Wednesday, Feb. 7, featured a Summer Reading Revival, and the Cordes Lakes Library had entries into the program.

Corridor Calendar: Week of Feb. 9

Special Events Produce will be Feb. 21 at the Community Center. Doors open at 7 a.m. and close at 9.

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Privacy issues tackled on town drone use policy

Plans for mapping, search and rescue, law enforcement

The Town of Prescott Valley has its own unmanned aircraft system — a drone — and staff soon will be certified to fly it for a variety of uses approved by Town Council members at their Jan. 25 meeting.

Corridor Calendar: Week of Feb. 2, 2018

Special Events Spaghetti Dinner at Mayer High School is from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Friday, February 2.

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Safest place to live in Northern Arizona?

Prescott Valley ranks No. 1; survey puts Prescott at 17th in state

Prescott Valley is the safest town in Northern Arizona, ranking 13th out of 40 Arizona cities and towns in the 2018 survey by the National Council for Home Safety and Security.

Town gives notice it may raise water rates

In the first step of the process for the Town of Chino Valley to increase its water and wastewater rates, the Town Council approved a notice of intention to raise the rates at its regular meeting Tuesday, Jan. 23.

PV to celebrate its 40-year anniversary

This is a big year for Prescott Valley, celebrating its 40th anniversary of incorporation with events planned throughout the year.

Around the Bluhmin' Town: This week we get a once-in-a-lifetime lunar show

A Supermoon, a Blue Moon and a total lunar eclipse.

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Cordes Lakes Community Association hosts spaghetti dinner

It was quite a turnout for the first event with the new Cordes Lakes Community Association board.

Corridor Calendar: Week of Jan. 26, 2018

Special Events Produce will be available Jan. 25 at the Community Center. Doors open at 7 a.m. and close at 9 a.m.