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On Aug. 20, 2021, Central Arizona Fire and Medical Authority (CAFMA) Engine 61 was called to a residence in Chino Valley because Lily — at the time only 8 months old — was in cardiac arrest and respiratory distress.

By Aaron Valdez January 18, 2022
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As the state legislature opened its 2022 session Jan. 10, Central Arizona Fire and Medical Authority (CAFMA) Chief Scott Freitag was busy advocating for new legislation that, among other things, would improve ambulance response times in the Quad Cities.

By Doug Cook January 18, 2022
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The attorney general’s office is threatening to prosecute — and seek jail time — for Secretary of State Katie Hobbs if she follows through with her plans to temporarily take an online portal for candidate petition signatures offline.

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Noel Campbell of Prescott will officially announce his bid for Arizona Senate in Legislative District 1 on Friday, Jan. 21, at the Prescott Resort from 6 to 8 p.m. All are welcome to attend.

By The Daily Courier January 19, 2022
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Steve Zipperman of Prescott has announced his candidacy for Arizona’s Legislative District 1 Senate seat.

By The Daily Courier January 19, 2022
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HUSD leader unveils personalized learning model
Holds first Community Conversation to garner resident input

If morning coffee lovers’ favorite coffee shop opted to offer just one flavor every day, it would likely go out of a business as customers would simply find somewhere else with more choices.

By Nanci Hutson January 19, 2022
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Police on Wednesday said they are recommending felony charges against former Arizona Corrections Director Charles Ryan in an encounter at his Tempe home nearly two weeks ago in which he was accused of pointing a gun at officers.

By Associated Press January 19, 2022
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A Senate panel voted Wednesday to allow dental patients to get their lips puffed up, cheeks filled out and brow wrinkles smoothed at the same place they now get their cavities filled.

January 19, 2022
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For Day 20 of Yavapai Silent Witness’ CATCH 22 Program, Yavapai County law enforcement is asking for the public’s help in locating fugitive Brandon Guy Wright.

January 19, 2022
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In 2005, a group of civic leaders organized to fight against the scourge of methamphetamines in Yavapai County.

By Nanci Hutson January 19, 2022
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Emergency management officials on the Pine Ridge reservation in South Dakota have a new building, but they have been operating out of an old jail that's set to be torn down.

By FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press January 19, 2022
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An Air Force airman convicted of kidnapping a woman from a Mennonite community in New Mexico and fatally shooting her in northern Arizona is set to be sentenced Wednesday.

By FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press January 19, 2022
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The Arizona School Boards Association, which successfully sued the Arizona Legislature to invalidate key parts of the state budget last year, is now being targeted by Republican lawmakers who have long opposed its efforts to lobby for local school boards.

By BOB CHRISTIE, Associated Press January 19, 2022
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Less than one month after Kenneth W. Thompson was killed in prison, the Arizona Supreme Court on Wednesday, Jan. 19, ruled on his death penalty appeal, affirming his conviction and sentence in a Prescott Valley double murder.

By Tim Wiederaenders January 19, 2022
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Yavapai College (YC) is a pioneer in the emerging technology of 3D concrete printing as the first community college in the nation to offer training. YC will begin teaching students how to 3D print a house this spring semester in its new class, CBT250 - Construction Building Technology. Classes begin Jan. 18.

By Jesse Bertel January 18, 2022
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For Day 19 of Yavapai Silent Witness’ Catch 22 Program, the Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in finding fugitive Aaron Frederick Pomeroy.

January 18, 2022
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The Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office (YCSO) is asking for the public’s help in identifying a vehicle suspected in a property theft that occurred between 9:40 and 9:43 p.m. Jan. 11 in Dewey-Humboldt, YCSO reported in a news release Tuesday, Jan. 18.

By The Daily Courier January 18, 2022
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City of Prescott deals with job openings in 5 top positions
Job openings up dramatically since start of COVID pandemic

From the Legal Department to the Fire Department to the Public Works Department, the City of Prescott is currently working to fill a number of top job positions.

By Cindy Barks January 18, 2022
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The forecast for Yavapai County, while drizzly on Tuesday, calls for partly cloudy skies until Saturday, Jan. 22, 2022, when rain and sleet are expected.

January 18, 2022
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Yavapai County, Arizona both still in high transmission for COVID
Locally 1,229 cases, 15 deaths added in past 5 days

The county reported 1,229 COVID-19 cases and 15 deaths since Friday, Jan. 14, Yavapai County Community Health Services stated Tuesday.

By Staff and wire reports January 18, 2022
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The local coalition, Free American 0704 is hosting its “Fear Not” support groups for those opposed to vaccine mandates at area hospitals who face possible termination over what the coalition suggests in a patriotic-design flier should be a “private medical decision.”

By The Daily Courier January 18, 2022
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A House panel voted 6-4 Tuesday, Jan. 18, along party lines to make teaching about racism illegal if it is done in certain ways.

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For the fourth time in the past 12 years, the popular History Channel series “American Pickers” will soon visit Arizona as the TV program continues seeking large, rare collections and pieces of Americana they have not seen before.

By DOUG COOK, The Daily Courier January 18, 2022
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The Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office Back Country Search and Rescue team and an Arizona Department of Public Safety helicopter saved the life of an injured man who crashed his paraglider on Antelope Peak in Yarnell Monday afternoon, Jan. 17.

January 18, 2022
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The Central Arizona Project, which delivers Colorado River water to more than 80% of Arizona’s growing population, is taking a three-pronged approach to the megadrought that has resulted in the first water cutbacks to Arizona farmers.

By DIANA QUINTERO, Cronkite News January 18, 2022

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