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GOP budget unveiled: Expiration date set on $32 vehicle fee, Kids Care restoration included in plan

With unexpected cash and a change in laws on internet taxes, Republicans plan to cut individual income taxes this coming year by about $325 million.

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Prescott Airport reaches 10,000-passenger milestone on May 20

Less than five months into 2019, the Prescott Regional Airport has hit the crucial 10,000-passenger mark for the year.

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Calendar of Events: May 21-26, 2019

Free Cooking Seminar – ‘Mexican Ceviche w/Shrimp’, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m., Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser Street, Prescott. 928-778-3000.

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Reyes’ homer lifts Padres to 2-1 win over Arizona

It’s hard to beat the San Diego Padres’ combination of slugger Franmil Reyes and rookie right-hander Chris Paddack. Reyes hit a two-run home run in the sixth inning to lift Paddack and the Padres to a 2-1 victory against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday night.

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Warriors beat Blazers 119-117 in OT for NBA Finals berth

The Golden State Warriors swept their way to a fifth straight NBA Finals, getting triple-doubles from Stephen Curry and Draymond Green in a 119-117 overtime victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday night.

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Koepka handles the stress and reaps rewards of another major

Brooks Koepka should know as well as anyone that nothing in golf comes easily.

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Jail deputy accused of taking inmate’s limited edition Nike shoes

A detention deputy is accused of stealing an inmate’s $250 Nike sneakers.A detention deputy is accused of stealing an inmate’s $250 Nike sneakers.

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Watch: Brexiteer Farage splattered in latest UK milkshake attack

Pro-Brexit British politician Nigel Farage was hit with a milkshake while campaigning in the European Parliament election on Monday — the latest in a spate of attacks on politicians with the sticky beverages.

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Climber attempts to scale Eiffel Tower in Paris

The Eiffel Tower was evacuated and closed down Monday after a man scaled nearly to the top of the Paris monument and refused to come down for several hours.

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Editorial Cartoon (2): May 21, 2019

Editorial Cartoon (2): May 21, 2019

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Editorial Cartoon (1): May 21, 2019

Editorial Cartoon (1): May 21, 2019

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Purcell: Honor the fallen by hiring veterans

With your military service complete, you’re eager to return home and get on with life in the private sector.

Reader Poll:

What should be done to prevent the apparently frequent fatal falls at the Grand Canyon?

  • Put up more and better fences and barriers. 8%
  • Nothing, you cannot affect common sense. 90%
  • I don't care. 2%

873 total votes

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Reader Poll:

What should be done to prevent the apparently frequent fatal falls at the Grand Canyon?

  • Put up more and better fences and barriers. 8%
  • Nothing, you cannot affect common sense. 90%
  • I don't care. 2%

873 total votes

See past polls

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Chino Valley benefits from volunteers’ 16,000 hours

The Town of Chino Valley, on Thursday, May 2, held a volunteer reception at the Chino Valley Senior Center.

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Chamber Focus: 10th anniversary of A Valley of Vitality Wellness Studio

The Prescott Chamber of Commerce helped celebrate the 10th anniversary of A Valley of Vitality Wellness Studio, powered by Massage Prescott, with a ribbon-cutting celebration Thursday, May 9, 2019.

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Mother’s Day Prescott Fine Art and Wine Festival

Mother’s Day Prescott Fine Art and Wine Festival on Cortez Street. Despite the cold weather later in the day, participants enjoyed themselves, some making plans to return on Sunday when the festival resumes at 11 a.m. closing at 4 p.m.

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McGahn defies subpoena for testimony, faces contempt vote

House Judiciary Chairman Jerrold Nadler gaveled open a Trump-Russia hearing Tuesday with an empty witness chair and a stern warning that former White House Counsel Don McGahn will be held in contempt for failing to appear in defiance of the committee's subpoena.

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'Medicare for All's' rich benefits 'leapfrog' other nations

The "Medicare for All" plan embraced by leading 2020 Democrats appears more lavish than what other advanced countries offer, compounding the cost but also potentially broadening its popular appeal.

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Dual briefings on Capitol Hill focus on Trump's Iran policy

As questions mount over President Donald Trump's tough talk on Iran, top national security officials headed to Capitol Hill Tuesday to brief Congress. But skeptical Democrats sought out a second opinion, holding their own briefing with former Obama administration officials.