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7 in 7 -Vintage baseball, a didgeridoo and more

Looking for something to do this coming week?

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Local dance teacher hopes to tap dance to Miss Arizona title

Alexes Niekamp, owner of Lessons by Lexe dance studio in Prescott, is in Phoenix this week competing against 25 other women for the chance to become Miss Arizona.

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Meetings about Granite Creek Master Plan set for next week

The City of Prescott will hold two open house meetings regarding the Granite Creek Corridor Master Plan.

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Bret Burchard to stay on as head coach of Northern Arizona Suns

For the first time in team history, the Northern Arizona Suns will have a head coach enter his second year.

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Local Sports in Brief: 3nd Annual Jerry Germain Memorial Horseshoe Tournament on June 29 at American Legion Park

In the wake of American Legion celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2019, All horseshoe pitchers are invited to participate in the 2nd Annual Jerry Germain Memorial Horseshoe Tournament on June 29.

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Courtney Adams named Prescott volleyball’s new head coach

Prescott’s boys and girls volleyball programs have at last found the captain of their ship for the upcoming 2019-2020 school year as the athletic department announced the hiring of Courtney Adams as head coach Monday morning.

Odd & Interesting see more>

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‘Baby’ found dead near park turns out to be realistic doll

Horror and alarm over the discovery of what appeared to be the body of a dead baby at a New York City park turned to relief, and probably some embarrassment, Tuesday when the blue-skinned corpse was later revealed to be a realistic-looking doll.

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Man caught at JFK smuggling 34 finches in hair curlers

Federal authorities say a 39-year-old Connecticut man has been caught trying to smuggle nearly three dozen live finches through John F. Kennedy Airport in order to sell them for singing competitions.

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Topeka police sorry for Father’s Day tweet in poor taste

Topeka police have apologized for a Father’s Day tweet that encouraged people to turn in dads who have outstanding warrants.

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Editorial cartoon (1) June 18, 2019

An editorial cartoon published in the Courier, June 18, 2019.

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Editorial cartoon (2) June 18, 2019

An editorial cartoon published in the Courier, June 18, 2019.

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Purcell: National debt is out of control, nobody seems to care

Breaking news: Federal spending is out of control.

Reader Poll:

What do you think the City of Prescott should do about downtown parking?

  • Extend parking time limit to 3 or 4 hours 27%
  • Remove time limit and install parking meters 30%
  • Add more street signs to advertise downtown parking garage 18%
  • Keep the parking system as is 25%

488 total votes

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Reader Poll:

What do you think the City of Prescott should do about downtown parking?

  • Extend parking time limit to 3 or 4 hours 27%
  • Remove time limit and install parking meters 30%
  • Add more street signs to advertise downtown parking garage 18%
  • Keep the parking system as is 25%

488 total votes

See past polls

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Review: Willie Nelson's latest is relaxed, joyous

Willie Nelson's latest studio offering, "Ride Me Back Home," is a relaxed, joyous collection that finds Nelson reflecting, explicitly, on age and its toll — complaining, in fact, about the way time has left his face so lined — but free of any self-pity.

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Kornukopia Calendar, June 14-23

Prescott Film Festival, Friday, June 14 through Saturday, June 15, Yavapai College, 1100 E. Sheldon St.

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‘Romeo and Juliet’ director Franco Zeffirelli dies at 96

Italian director Franco Zeffirelli, who delighted audiences around the world with his romantic vision and extravagant productions, most famously captured in “Romeo and Juliet” and the miniseries “Jesus of Nazareth,” died Saturday at 96.

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Obituary: Gary Wayne Traverse

Gary Wayne Traverse, 67, passed away in Prescott Valley, Arizona, on June 15, 2019.

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Obituary: Mary Jo Ann Parrott

Mary Jo Ann Parrott, who preferred to go by the name “Jo Ann,” passed away at the age of 91 on June 10, 2019.

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Obituary Notice: Constance “Connie” Kae Ortega

Constance “Connie” Kae Ortega, 56, of Paulden, Arizona, was born March 1, 1963, in Denver, Colorado, and died June 10, 2019.