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The Arizona Capitol is surrounded by two rows of chain-link fence and police presence has been increased, as authorities brace for possible violence in response to the inauguration Wednesday of President-elect Joe Biden.

By Ryan Knappenberger Cronkite News January 18, 2021
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The Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration will be virtual this year, with Parris Wallace, director of Black Phoenix Organizing Collective, speaking.

By The Daily Courier January 16, 2021
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Firefighters from multiple agencies are fighting a fire that appeared to be initially reported near milepost 11 on Highway 169 Sunday.

By The Daily Courier January 17, 2021
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For Day 18 of Yavapai Silent Witness’ CATCH 22 program, Yavapai County’s law enforcement professionals are asking for your help in locating Ryan Sydney Wheat.

January 17, 2021
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The teen and young adult years are all about anticipation and angst; self-discovery and self-doubt.

By Nanci Hutson January 16, 2021
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Two separate processes are currently underway to fill five seats on the Prescott City Council in 2021 — one process for election of the mayor and three council members, and another for an appointed council seat.

By Cindy Barks January 16, 2021
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Within the past couple of weeks, Yavapai County Sheriff’s K9 deputies executed two large seizures of marijuana loads, including some that were wrapped in Christmas paper, on Interstate 40 near Ash Fork, according to a news release.

January 16, 2021
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It is Day 17 of Yavapai Silent Witness’ Catch 22 Program. Today, Yavapai County law enforcement is asking for your help in finding Jennifer Crystal Acuna.

January 16, 2021
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As the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccines continues many people still have questions about the available vaccines. Health officials at Yavapai County Community Health Services have provided the following answers to some of the most common questions they have received.

January 15, 2021
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Humboldt Unified School Superintendent John Pothast earned high ratings in his evaluation conducted last month with a report delivered to the public at the Governing Board meeting Tuesday night, Jan. 12.

By Nanci Hutson January 16, 2021
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Chino Valley resident nearly falls for elaborate scam
Law enforcement details ways residents can stay vigilant

The Daily Courier has received calls from several quad-city area residents who have described their recent experience with what seems to be an elaborate scam over the phone.

By Aaron Valdez January 16, 2021
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Prescott Police Chief Black to retire Feb. 12
Deputy Chief Bonney set to take on interim chief post

After 40 years in law enforcement, the last five of which were in Prescott, Police Chief Debora Black announced Friday that she is retiring, effective Feb. 12.

By Cindy Barks January 16, 2021
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Gov. Doug Ducey wants to reduce taxes by $200 million this coming budget year — and another $200 million a year in each of the following two years — but isn’t ready to say who he wants to get that relief.

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Debunking (some) myths of Prescott Gateway Mall
Although mall went up for sale in October, broker says it is operating at 89% capacity

Since Prescott Gateway Mall opened in the early 2000s, it has withstood significant challenges.

By Doug Cook January 16, 2021
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The U.S. Forest Service released an environmental review Friday that paves the way for the creation of one of the largest copper mines in the United States, against the wishes of a group of Apaches who have been trying for years to stop the project.

By FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press January 16, 2021
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City of Prescott updates on the following projects - Mile High Park Water Line; Equestrian Way Water Main; Corsair Avenue Extension Project; Wildwood, Haisley Water Main.

January 16, 2021

In response to a continued “velocity” in the building market in Prescott, the City Council agreed this past week to add a new staff position to help with plan reviews.

By Cindy Barks January 16, 2021
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Lashaw is a charming, caring young man with an easygoing personality.

January 16, 2021
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Kylie is outgoing and friendly. With her easygoing personality, she gets along with almost anyone.

January 16, 2021
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A Prescott Valley man has been killed after he exchanged gunfire with deputies from the Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office, according to a news release.

January 16, 2021
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Arizona on Saturday, Jan. 16, reported over 200 additional deaths from COVID-19 as the state retained its worst-in-the-nation infection diagnosis rate.

By Staff and wire reports January 16, 2021
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A Prescott resident was allegedly struck by a vehicle near the intersection of Sheldon and Pleasant streets on Thursday, Jan. 14, according to Prescott Police Department news release.

January 16, 2021
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On Wednesday, Jan. 13, at around 7:15 p.m., Yavapai County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to a single-vehicle crash on Camp Wood Road off Williamson Valley Road, northwest of Prescott.

January 16, 2021
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Gov. Doug Ducey wants to open the door to allowing Arizonans to bet on -- or against -- the Diamondbacks and the Cardinals. And maybe even the Wildcats and Sun Devils.

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