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*Update* - Update: Crash injures 2 at Willow Creek Road, Pioneer Parkway

PRESCOTT - A single-vehicle crash at the intersection of Willow Creek Road and Pioneer Parkway late Sunday morning, July 24, injured the car's two occupants.

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Hacked emails complicate Democratic National Convention; party chair resigns

Thousands of pro-Sanders marchers hit streets

Thousands of demonstrators are taking to Philadelphia's sweltering streets Sunday, cheering, chanting and beating drums in the first major protests ahead of the Democratic National Convention, as the city wilts during a heat wave.

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*Update* - ‘We’ve been here before’: Sheriff warns overcrowded jail will draw feds’ attention

Yavapai County’s “new” jail, which took in its first inmates over two decades ago, is overcrowded and, if that’s not changed, Sheriff Scott Mascher said, it’s likely to face the same fate as the Gurley Street jail did in the past – lawsuits and a Department of Justice edict to fix it.

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Quad Cities working together to boost regional industry sector

Economic development departments and municipal officials in the quad-city area are all pushing for industry sector growth.

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Hold your britches, Whiskey Row Shootout continues today

“Well-behaved women seldom make history.” The old saying is plastered across some T-shirts at this year’s Whiskey Row Shootout and speaks to the nature of the free event hosted by The Prescott Regulators and their Shady Ladies (PRSL).

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Credit card debt: Manage it, or it will manage you

Debt. It’s a drag. In most cases, it’s best to avoid at all cost.

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NEED2KNOW: Mall’s food court fills out; Liquor Barn closing; former Honda dealership deal

Mall’s food court is filled For the first time in several years, the Prescott Gateway Mall’s food court has a tenant in every stall.

Calendar of Events: July 24 - Aug. 2

Sunday, July 24 Korean War Veterans Association, H. Edward Reeves Chapter 311, Inc. Breakfast, 9 to 11:30 a.m. at the American Legion Post 6, 202 South Pleasant St., Prescott. 928-777-0660.

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Gas Prices: July 24, 2016

EDITOR’S NOTE: Prices at the pump are according to www.arizonagasprices.com. Prices fluctuate; these price checks are as of yesterday afternoon.

State, county candidates to answer questions on water Aug. 6

What are our most important water issues? Can our state and county officials work together to find solutions?

Goodwill hiring event August 3

Goodwill of Central Arizona is hosting a Hiring Fest on Aug. 3 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 30 Phoenix, Prescott and Yuma locations.

The New Yavapai Economy: Employment is up

On Friday, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics released the June unemployment report with Arizona still faring well in terms of job growth.

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Allan’s Flowers delivers smiles

Allan’s Flowers distributes arrangements to Las Fuentes residents.

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Historian Jack August to speak at Democratic Women’s luncheon

Jack L. August Jr. Ph.D. will speak about his book concerning the life and career of seven-term U.S. Sen. Carl Hayden at the Democratic Women of the Prescott Area luncheon Wednesday, July 27.

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Photo: Sportsman’s Warehouse​ grand opening

Sportsman’s Warehouse​ held a grand opening July 16 for its new Prescott location in Frontier Village shopping center.

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Central Arizona Fire mulls land purchase for future fire station

The Central Arizona Fire and Medical Authority is considering the purchase of land next to the Stoneridge subdivision for a fire station to be built later, Fire Chief Scott Freitag said.

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Fire restrictions remain in effect: Prescott Forest officials have not lifted constraints

Despite recent rainfall in the area, Prescott National Forest (PNF) fire officials want to remind the community and forest visitors that Stage I Fire Restrictions are still in effect.

School supply distribution project set for July 30

Fair Start, the Coalition for Compassion and Justice’s school supply distribution project for low-income families, is set for 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, July 30, at Prescott United Methodist Church.

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6-month plan of prescribed burns mapped by Prescott National Forest

The Prescott National Forest Bradshaw Ranger District will be conducting prescribed fire activities around the Prescott Basin during the next six months.

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Unemployment up to 5.8% ... or is it?

The state’s jobless rate is up for the third month in a row.

Calendar of Events: July 23-30

Saturday, July 23 Prescott Farmers Market, 7:30 a.m. to noon at Yavapai College, 1100 E. Sheldon St., Prescott. 928-713-1227; www.prescottfarmersmarket.org.

Mortgages are topic of next Senior Connection talk

“Mortgage Savvy for Seniors - Sound Solutions for Aging in Place” is a free Senior Connection Speakers Bureau presentation to occur Thursday, July 28, from noon to 1 p.m. at American Lutheran Church, 1085 Scott Drive, Prescott.

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Lundin files lawsuit against Discovery Channel alleging defamation

Professional survival instructor and reality TV star, Cody Lundin of Prescott, has filed a defamation and false light lawsuit in Federal court against Discovery Channel, production company Original Media, and show runner Brian Nashel.

Four local wireless stores to give away stuffed backpacks July 30

Students in Prescott and Prescott Valley can get backpacks filled with school supplies through TCC’s annual nationwide School Rocks Backpack Giveaway.

Superior Court Sentencings: June 27 - 30

June 27 Vickie L. Alexander, 55. Attempted transportation of dangerous drug for sale-meth. 3.5 years imprisonment. Campbell.

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