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Letter: Drug costs

President Trump has finally zeroed in on drug costs. Those in power have been robbing citizens for years and years.

Letter: Cooperate, live

How to avoid being troubled or shot by a cop: When stopped by a police officer, do what he asks-tells you.

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Editorial: Why would Forest Service let Stubbs Fire burn?

“Why would Prescott National Forest officials not fight the Stubbs Fire and just let it burn?” That is a question that several readers have asked us this week.

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Editorial cartoon (2): July 12, 2018

Editorial cartoon (2): July 12, 2018

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Editorial cartoon (1): July 12, 2018

Editorial cartoon (1): July 12, 2018

Purcell: Summertime dinner calls long overdue

Maybe a new Utah law will revive the lost art of parents calling their children home for dinner.

Letter: Development

Like many days, the Opinion page (May 5, 2018) included several letters opposing excessive development: a retiree who moved into a condo six years ago but is now leaving due to the expected impact of the planned housing tract developments; another decrying the related degradation of the Dells; and a featured editorial on development’s impact on the water necessary to sustain the Verde River.

Letter: Bumbling

Jan Brewer, in a recent “Talk of the Town” column, praised Trump’s leadership in the saga of kids separated from their parents.

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Wiederaenders: We’re here to answer your website access questions

We’ve been receiving calls and questions concerning our website becoming subscription-based access on Tuesday, July 17.

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Editorial cartoon (2): July 11, 2018

Editorial cartoon (2): July 11, 2018

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Editorial cartoon (1): July 11, 2018

Editorial cartoon (1): July 11, 2018

Letter: ‘Dirty money’

Regarding the editorial on “Would ballot measure fix ‘dirty money’ woes?”

Cantlon: A balanced solution to asylum, and we get played again

There’s an article on immigration that is informative and gives solid steps that could improve things in a balanced way.

Letter: Higher taxes

Perhaps Joe Thomas isn’t aware what happened in two states who have attempted to impose higher taxes on the wealthy.

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Editorial cartoon (2): July 10, 2018

Editorial cartoon (2): July 10, 2018

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Editorial cartoon (1): July 10, 2018

Editorial cartoon (1): July 10, 2018

Letters: Macro-evolution

I would like to respond to Victor Holm’s letter, headlined “Evolution,” printed on July 3rd. His letter has several statements of his opinion which he claims to be fact. The one that I wish to respond to today is: “What no scientist doubts is that evolution occurred.”

Letters: Tireless service

Thank you for the article featuring the life and volunteer efforts of Ms. Patsy Ray, who personifies the saying “Dynamite comes in small packages.”

Funt: Vacation checklist

If you’re getting ready for summer vacation, here’s a handy checklist of things you won’t need. A map. Remember those? I’m referring to the kind you got for free at the gas station.

Jensen: Embracing violence is not what our politics needs

The Democratic Party wants you to be so angry that you are embracing violence and ostracizing everyone who disagrees with your views. Leadership doesn’t seem to want it to be too obvious.

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Editorial cartoon (2): July 9, 2018

Editorial cartoon (2): July 9, 2018

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Editorial cartoon (1): July 9, 2018

Editorial cartoon (1): July 9, 2018

Talk of the Town: Commission must adopt Judicial Code of Conduct to restore integrity

Arizona’s founders created the Corporation Commission to address concerns about the influence of public utilities, to ensure protection for consumers, provide a fair return on operational costs and infrastructure investment for telecommunications, pipelines, and railways, and guarantee reliable energy and water.

Letter: Alarmed

The June 20 negative Courier article waited until page 5A to praise the health care professionals who provide outstanding service in the Prescott V.A., Community Living Center (CLC).

Letter: Roads

I am confused about the roads discussed in the article on fires.