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Ballot proposition would help rural fire districts

Red signs have popped up throughout Chino Valley calling for voters to support Proposition 310 to improve funding for firefighters.

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Friends of the Library, Inc. annual Book Barn and Bake Sale Saturday, Oct. 1

Books and DVDS will be for sale at the Barn, right behind the library in Paulden 24020 N. Riviera.

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Arizona blocks Arizona from enforcing voter registration law

A federal judge has blocked the state from enforcing a new law that he said could inadvertently make felons out of volunteers who register people to vote.

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Altuve homers twice as Astros rout Diamondbacks 10-2

Jose Altuve hit two of Houston's five home runs to lead the Astros to a 10-2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday night in a game where Yordan Alvarez left with an ankle injury.

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Roughriders sweep weekly ACCAC awards

For the second time this season, the Yavapai College women’s soccer team has swept the ACCAC weekly awards the conference office announced Tuesday.

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Cardinals can’t stop first-half woes in another loss to Rams

The Arizona Cardinals are playing the first half of football games as if they just rolled out of bed. The good news is they do eventually wake up. The problem is it’s usually too late.

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Constipated scorpions, love at first sight inspire Ig Nobels

The sex lives of constipated scorpions, cute ducklings with an innate sense of physics, and a life-size rubber moose may not appear to have much in common, but they all inspired the winners of this year’s Ig Nobels, the prize for comical scientific achievement.

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Bingo, Lite-Brite, Nerf among Toy Hall of Fame finalists

Voting opened Wednesday on which toys should go into the National Toy Hall of Fame this year. The class of 2022 finalists are: bingo, Breyer Horses, Catan, Lite-Brite, Nerf Toys, Masters of the Universe, piñata, Phase 10, Pound Puppies, Rack-O, Spirograph, and the top.

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Chinese man trapped aloft in hydrogen balloon for 2 days

Chinese state media say a man has been found safe after he spent two days aloft in a hydrogen balloon, traveling about 200 miles, after it became untethered and flew away while he was using it to harvest pine nuts from a tree.

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Wright: Sports franchise ownership doesn’t mean entitlement to mischief

We’re certainly seeing more high-profile men behaving badly in professional sports franchises lately than we used to, particularly owners.

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Editorial cartoon (2): Sept. 28, 2022

Editorial cartoon (2): Sept. 28, 2022

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Editorial cartoon (1): Sept. 28, 2022

Editorial cartoon (1): Sept. 28, 2022

Reader Poll:

Do you agree with Yavapai College’s new requirement that a higher percentage of sports scholarships go to local high school athletes?

  • Yes, it is a 'community' college 63%
  • No, they're ruining the sports programs 23%
  • I do not care. 14%

201 total votes

See past polls

Reader Poll:

Do you agree with Yavapai College’s new requirement that a higher percentage of sports scholarships go to local high school athletes?

  • Yes, it is a 'community' college 63%
  • No, they're ruining the sports programs 23%
  • I do not care. 14%

201 total votes

See past polls

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Arizona Philharmonic brings back the Sonoran Winds Sept. 25

Arizona Philharmonic (AZPhil) welcomes back Sonoran Winds, a woodwind quintet comprised of five principal woodwind players. Sonoran Winds is performing another captivating concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 25 at Yavapai College Performing Arts Center (YCPAC), 1100 E. Sheldon St., Prescott.

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Prescott Palette: When silence speaks

Chess is a game played in silence where you contemplate your opponent’s move, while calculating your advance to ultimate check mate.

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The Hot Spot!: Chicago Bob and the the Blues Squad not to be missed

Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes … Turn and face the strange … ch-ch-ch-changes” ~ David Bowie Every time I think I got things figured out, somehow changes get thrown in the mix and I am certainly forever kept on my toes … which, in effect, is extremely conducive to dancing, always.

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PVPD accepting applications for lateral police officers, police officer trainees

The Prescott Valley Police Department is accepting applications for lateral police officers and police officer trainees and the next testing will be on at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 15.

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Cooking: Stir up dinner quickly

The lazy days of summer have started to fade away, and individuals and families will once again be beholden to more rigid schedules packed with activities.

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YC scholarship honors Sedona woman, her ‘family’ at care center where she spent much of her life

A tragic accident at the age of 25 prevented Barbara Gehring from living a full life, but it didn’t prevent her from knowing the love of two families — her biological kin and the nurses and staff at Haven Health Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Sedona.

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Adoption Spotlight: Haley

Haley is a respectful, caring and wonderful young lady who really cares about others.

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Adoption Spotlight: Hero and Tauke

Hero and Tauke are two sweet and affectionate brothers who love playing outside and riding their bikes.

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Anniversary: Steve & Brigid Parker celebrate 50 years of marriage

Steve and Brigid met in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho and were married at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Pomeroy, Washington on Aug. 26, 1972.

Obituaries see more>

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Obituary: Kathern L. Miller-Mitchell

My dear stepmother, Kathern L. Miller-Mitchell of Prescott, Arizona, sadly and suddenly died of a stroke in her home this June.

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Obituary: Frederick James Work (Fred)

Frederick James Work (Fred), 90, of Scottsdale, Arizona passed away peacefully on Sept. 20, 2022.

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Obituary Notice: Krystina Michelle Senkow

Krystina Michelle Senkow, born April 14, 1987, in Las Vegas, Nevada, passed away Sept. 17, 2022, in Prescott Valley, Arizona.

National & International see more>

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Hurricane Ian nears Florida landfall with 155 mph winds

Hurricane Ian rapidly intensified as it neared landfall along Florida's southwest coast Wednesday morning, gaining top winds of 155 mph, just shy of the most dangerous Category 5 status.

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World in Brief: Hurricane Ian strikes Cuba; Florida braces for winds, floods

Hurricane Ian tore into western Cuba as a major hurricane Tuesday and left 1 million people without electricity.

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Walmart to cover fertility treatments under insurance plan

Walmart is teaming up with a fertility startup to offer benefits under its insurance plan that will help its workers expand their families.