Scott Orr

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PNI discontinues online reader comments on news stories

Prescott Newspapers, Inc., publisher of The Daily Courier, will stop allowing comments on the stories published on its three news websites today, Jan. 15, said Richard Haddad, news content director for Western News & Info, PNI’s parent company.

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Adult Center of Prescott turns 10 this month

Where can you find bingo, bridge, dance classes, fitness, billiards and games all in one place?

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Local cops: Man who killed suspect attacking a Trooper is a ‘hero’

A passerby who saved the life of a Department of Public Safety Trooper, shot by a man who ambushed him Thursday, Jan. 12, is being called a hero after he killed the gunman.

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Country music at the Elks Theatre this weekend

Whether your taste runs to the modern country sound of Garth Brooks or the more traditional feel of steel guitars, you can find it at the Elks Theatre this weekend.

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When our students fail, our economy fails

A high school dropout will earn $200,000 less than a high school graduate over his lifetime, and almost a million dollars less than a college graduate, according to statistics compiled by DoSomething.org.

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Criminals’ possessions benefit local police

RICO funds pay for equipment, save tax dollars

PRESCOTT — Yavapai County Sheriff Scott Mascher routinely tells people that the YCSO helicopter, Rescue-1, is operated at no cost to the taxpayers.

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Brassard: ‘Important to give back to the community’

Behind the Prescott events

If you’ve ever been to the New Year’s Eve Boot Drop downtown, toured the Enchanted Christmas display, or been scared silly at the Halloween Haunted House at Gateway Mall, you’ve experienced the handiwork of Matt Brassard and his partner, Marco Espitia.

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Visit 1977 again with a BeeGees tribute tonight at Elks Theatre

A few bits of BeeGees trivia that even die-hard fans may not know: • They began performing in 1958, long before the disco era ...

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'Charley's Aunt' brings 1800s-era comedy into the 21st century

Charley’s Aunt” is a play from the past.

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Snow, mud, water mean rescues: Stranded drivers present challenges for county crews

Heavy snow and rain have kept Yavapai County search and rescue volunteers busy with life-threatening incidents.

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