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I Choose Academy offers personalized instruction in a 21st Century educational approach

In the middle of a no-wall room behind the cafeteria at Glassford Hill Middle School, two girls confer with one of their four-teacher team about collecting old denim jeans they will sew into recyclable bags.

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Appeals Court mulls timeline for election to replace McCain

An attorney for several Arizonans asked a federal appeals court on Wednesday to order a special election to replace Sen. John McCain — and sooner than the November 2020 vote set by Gov. Doug Ducey.

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Roosevelt’s influence subject of talk at Phippen

As part of the Arizona Humanities Council speaker series, author and historian Kevin Schindler is set to appear at the Phippen Museum for a talk titled “Teddy Roosevelt Slept Here.”

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AARP Arizona's free screening of 'Midway' in Prescott Valley, Nov. 17

AARP in Yavapai County is hosting a free movie screening of "Midway" starring Ed Skrein, Luke Evans and Aaron Eckhart with Mandy Moore, Dennis Quaid and Woody Harrelson at Harkins Prescott Valley, 7202 Pav Way at 2 p.m on Sunday, Nov. 17.

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'Cranksgiving' bike-mounted food drive benefits Prescott Community Cupboard, Nov. 17.

Prescott Alternative Transportation (PAT) is hosting a fun bike-mounted food drive in Prescott. "Cranksgiving" riders will meet at the Prescott Unified School Dist./Washington School, 300 E. Gurley St. in Prescott at 11 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 17.

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"Rummage to the Rescue" benefits United Animal Friends, Nov. 16-20

United Animal Friends’ annual “Rummage to the Rescue” rummage sale will be held over two weekends at Fortner Warehouse, 428 N. Mount Vernon Ave. in Prescott.

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Down goes Embry-Riddle! Eagles grounded by Mariners in Cal Pac semis

Embry-Riddle women’s soccer had everything going for them heading into the Cal Pac Championships. The Eagles were the top-seeded team with a 7-1-1 home record and had already beaten Marymount 3-0 earlier this season.

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ERAU cruises past PCC in Cal Pac semis

Behind an 18-dig, 11-kill double-double from OH Erin Clark, No. 1 Embry-Riddle volleyball swept No. 4 Providence Christian during a Cal Pac Championship semifinal on Thursday.

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Mena sends Eagles to Cal Pac Championship rematch with Marymount

Embry-Riddle men’s soccer advances to the 2019 California Pacific Conference Championship match with Marymount on Saturday after beating La Sierra 1-0 on a Pedro Mena 54th-minute goal.

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Friday Catchall: Smooth asphalt, more speed control, wells?

While driving — whether it is to or from work or off for my “weekends,” regardless of the many routes I could take — I must go through at least two road construction zones twice a day.

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Editorial cartoon (1): Nov. 15, 2019

An editorial cartoon published in The Daily Courier, Nov. 15, 2019.

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Editorial cartoon (2): Nov. 15, 2019

An editorial cartoon published in The Daily Courier, Nov. 15, 2019.

Reader Poll:

How do you feel about Congress passing a bill making some types of animal cruelty a federal felony?

  • I am in favor of it. 73%
  • No, this goes too far. 21%
  • I don't care / it will not help. 5%

192 total votes

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Reader Poll:

How do you feel about Congress passing a bill making some types of animal cruelty a federal felony?

  • I am in favor of it. 73%
  • No, this goes too far. 21%
  • I don't care / it will not help. 5%

192 total votes

See past polls

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Feature Home: 5289 Porter Creek Dr. • Prescott, 89A & Larry Caldwell Dr.

This newly released community, Th e Estates at Walden Farms, features estate sized lots ranging from almost half an acre to over an acre.

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Cordes Lakes Legionnaires fete Veterans Day

Veterans Day wouldn’t be special if the veterans didn’t get out to raise the flags in Cordes Junction on the Avenue of Flags. Thanks to the many community volunteers to make this task easier and provide the camaraderie they remember from long ago.

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The Postscript: Temporary worries replace day-to-day ones

My husband, Peter, and I are spending a month in Spain and we have left our worries behind. As a result, we have had to come up with new, temporary worries to occupy us until we get back home.

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Obituary Notice: Lindsey Nicole Herold

Lindsey Nicole Herold, 28, of Paulden, Ariz., born December 10th, 1990 in Glendale, Ariz., passed away on November 6th, 2019 in Prescott, Ariz.

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Obituary Notice: Mildred E. Yanzick

Mildred E. Yanzick, age 96, of Prescott, Ariz., passed away on November 11th, 2019 in Prescott.

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Obituary Notice: Stanley Craig Marshall

Stanley Craig Marshall, age 84, of Prescott Valley, Ariz., passed away on November 10th, 2019 in Prescott Valley.

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Update: Student opens fire in California high school, killing 2

A student pulled a gun from his backpack and opened fire at a Southern California high school Thursday, killing two students and wounding three others before shooting himself in the head on his 16th birthday, authorities said.

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China tests Mars lander in international cooperation push

China showed off its Mars spacecraft during a landing test Thursday as the country pushes for inclusion in more global space projects.

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Battle lines harden as Trump impeachment inquiry goes public

With historic impeachment hearings underway, Democrats and Republicans are hardening their arguments over the actions of President Donald Trump as they set out to win over a deeply polarized American public.