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LD1 candidates answer tough questions
Some agreement, some opposite side of the aisle remarks at candidate forum on education

Everyone at the Legislative District 1 candidate forum July 25 agreed on one thing: Schools need more money.

By Sue Tone July 27, 2018
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The last day to register to vote or to change your party affiliation for the Primary Election is Monday, July 30, according to Yavapai County Recorder Leslie Hoffman.

July 27, 2018
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After tens of thousands of Arizona teachers walked out of their classrooms in protest over pay and funding this spring, voters must decide whether to choose a new chief of the public school system.

By MELISSA DANIELS, Associated Press July 26, 2018
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Two candidates, Kell Palguta and Michael Whiting, are running for Prescott Valley mayor for the seat vacated by Harvey Skoog.

By Sue Tone July 24, 2018
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Seven candidates are running for mayor and council seats in Dewey-Humboldt: two for mayor, and five for three council seats.

By Sue Tone July 24, 2018
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Prescott Valley Election: Palguta spends nearly $9K, Whiting at $2.2K
Mayor candidates file financial statements through June 30

Two candidates are vying for the mayor’s seat in Prescott Valley, and both have filed their financial report showing receipts and disbursements through June 30 for campaign activities.

By Sue Tone July 24, 2018
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PHOENIX — Democratic Rep. Kyrsten Sinema says Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the agency that some in her party are clamoring to abolish, is performing an “important function.”

By THOMAS BEAUMONT and MELISSA DANIELS, Associated Press July 22, 2018
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PHOENIX — Voter participation is eroding across the U.S. and the situation in Arizona is a crisis, according to a study by the Morrison Institute of Public Policy at Arizona State University.

By CONRAD ROMERO, Cronkite News July 22, 2018
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PHOENIX — Arizona Realtors formally launched their bid Tuesday to ask voters to ban state lawmakers from ever taxing services, even if it also would reduce or eliminate taxes on other necessities — or even if legislators say the revenues are needed.

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Clean Elections ballot measure’s description may be flawed, mislead
Prop. 306 actually would take power from commission

PHOENIX — Members of the Citizens Clean Elections Commission voted Friday to sue the Legislative Council for what commissioners claim is an effort to mislead voters about an upcoming ballot measure.

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PHOENIX — Republican Wendy Rogers is entitled to run for Congress despite flaws in her nominating petitions, the Arizona Supreme Court ruled Thursday.

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PHOENIX — Wendy Rogers has no right to have her name on the Republican ballot for Congress because her nominating petitions were flawed, a lawyer for political foes is arguing to the Arizona Supreme Court.

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PHOENIX — A group of Gov. Doug Ducey supporters has ended a bid to knock a primary challenger off the ballot.

By Associated Press June 24, 2018
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In casual attire, Gov. Doug Ducey mingled with a crowd of 100 business and civic professionals at a Chamber of Commerce event where he officially announced his intentions to seek reelection.

By The Daily Courier June 23, 2018
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PHOENIX -- Ann Kirkpatrick acknowledged Monday she was circulating petitions for her congressional bid last year and earlier this year which bore a Tucson address where she did not live at the time.

By Howard Fischer, For the Courier June 19, 2018
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PHOENIX — Decrying the direction of his Republican Party, state Sen. Bob Worsley yanked his name from this year’s ballot.

By Howard Fischer, For the Courier June 18, 2018
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PHOENIX -- Gov. Doug Ducey promised Monday to make another attempt to let police and courts take guns away from potentially dangerous people if voters return him to office in November.

By Howard Fischer, For the Courier June 18, 2018
County precinct races range from 0 to 5 candidates
Filing petitions closed for Justice of Peace and Constable seats

The race for constable and justice of the peace positions in Yavapai County has more than one candidate vying for seats in five localities.

By Sue Tone June 2, 2018
County precinct races range from 0 to 5 candidates
Filing petitions now closed for Justice of Peace and Constable seats

The race for constable and justice of the peace positions in Yavapai County has more than one candidate vying for seats in five localities.

By Sue Tone May 31, 2018
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Voters overwhelmingly approve county jail tax
One-quarter percent tax extended for 20 years

An overwhelming 76 percent of Yavapai County voters agree: The jail tax should go on as it has for nearly two decades.

By Cindy Barks, The Daily Courier May 15, 2018
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Final campaign tally in 2017 city election: $308,319
Amount more than triples any previous Prescott election

With all of the campaign money from Prescott’s 2017 election season now recorded, the total collected for the August primary and November general election tops $300,000 — significantly exceeding any previous city election.

By Cindy Barks January 21, 2018
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Facing a possible tough reelection next year, Gov. Doug Ducey won’t say whether he wants the help of the nation’s chief executive.

By Howard Fischer, For the Courier November 24, 2017
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City Council order changes in ‘unofficial final’ vote count
Scholl is new top vote-getter in council race; Mengarelli is winner in mayor’s race

With the “unofficial final” election results that were posted late Wednesday, Nov. 8, the Prescott City Council race has a new top vote-getter.

By Cindy Barks November 9, 2017
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Prescott voters stuck to their City Council choices over the past month and a half: The four top vote-getters on primary night went on to win in the general election, in exactly the same order.

By Cindy Barks November 7, 2017
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Prescott General Election results - Nov. 7, 2017
Unofficial results as of 7:43 p.m.

The City of Prescott General Election results, unofficial, as of 7:43 p.m.

By The Daily Courier November 7, 2017