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The Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office has received reports of another loud booming noise on Tuesday evening, Feb. 18.

February 18, 2020
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Prescott makes list of top Western towns
Magazine cites courthouse plaza, Whiskey Row

Prescott’s past as a one-time home of Virgil Earp and Doc Holliday, as well as its place as Arizona’s Territorial capitol, were among the features that helped to land the community on True West Magazine’s list of Top Western Towns for 2020.

By The Daily Courier February 18, 2020
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HUSD board accepts Streeter’s resignation
District may look to association to help find replacement

With definite mixed emotions, the Humboldt Unified School District Governing Board Tuesday night accepted the resignation of Superintendent Dan Streeter as of June 30.

By Nanci Hutson February 18, 2020
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Influenza has been confirmed in 337 people locally, the Yavapai County Community Health Services reported this past week.

By Tim Wiederaenders February 18, 2020
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Republican legislators are moving to erect new hurdles in the path of Arizonans who want to propose their own laws and constitutional amendments.

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Emergency crews promptly extinguished three grass fires on the north side of Highway 69, just west of Fain Road early Tuesday afternoon.

By Jesse Bertel February 18, 2020
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Five applicants, including two former county officials and three area professionals in accounting, real estate and banking, are vying for the position of Yavapai County Treasurer.

By Cindy Barks February 18, 2020
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From star talks on the biggest stars with the smallest satellites, Folk Sessions’ 17th anniversary show and the 2019 Blues Blast Rising Star Ben Rice performing at Birdcage Saloon, the Quad Cities have plenty to offer over the next week.

By Jason Wheeler February 18, 2020
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These are AZ’s children: A high-achieving honor roll student, Jonah has talents across the board.

February 18, 2020
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A two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Highway 89A and View Point Dr. blocked traffic into the Viewpoint subdivision Tuesday evening, Feb. 18.

By Max Efrein February 18, 2020
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Advocates for overhauling Arizona’s criminal justice system want to put a proposal on the November ballot that would cut the sentences of non-dangerous offenders for good behavior.

By JACQUES BILLEAUD, Associated Press February 18, 2020
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The trial of a man accused of sexually assaulting an incapacitated patient and fathering her child while she was in his care at a Phoenix long-term care center has been pushed back until April 30.

By Associated Press February 18, 2020
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Prescott Valley Police have announced that Horizon Lane between Meadowlark and Starlight in Lynx Lake Estates is closed due to downed power lines.

By The Daily Courier February 18, 2020
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A propane truck rolled on Highway 89 Friday afternoon, Feb. 14, causing a shutdown in both directions.

By Max Efrein February 18, 2020
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The hunt is on for what meteorite professionals believe are fragments of a space rock that entered the Earth’s atmosphere and exploded somewhere above Yavapai County early Sunday, Feb. 16.

By Max Efrein February 17, 2020
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A Gilbert Republican lawmaker wants to limit the number of unmarked cars that police can use for traffic stops.

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Governor Doug Ducey ordered flags at all state buildings be lowered to half-staff from sunrise to sunset Feb. 18, 2020, in honor of White Mountain Apache Police Officer David Kellywood.

February 18, 2020
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For the past few months visitors from the Prescott area may have noticed more available parking spaces when they take a trip to Jerome, but those spaces now come at a price

By VYTO STARINSKAS, Prescott News Network February 17, 2020
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Melvin and Patty Stauffer are cooking a favorite Slovenian recipe from Melvin’s hometown in Ohio, Barberton chicken, for some 20 guests this afternoon as part of an extra special family reunion.

By Nanci Hutson February 17, 2020
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Twelve finalists in four categories have been announced for the Prescott Area Leadership’s 2020 Man, Woman and Male and Female Youth Leaders of the Year honor.

February 17, 2020
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Jayden loves the Avengers — especially Captain America — and doing arts and crafts at school.

February 17, 2020
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Arizona fared relatively well in a national report card on its level of care for people with developmental disabilities, but advocates fear those services are being threatened by low pay and high turnover rates for caregivers.

By CHRISTOPHER SCRAGG, Cronkite News February 17, 2020
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Some Arizona lawmakers intend to fight a plan by the U.S. Air Force to begin retiring parts of the nation's fleet of A-10 Thunderbolt II ground-attack jets, which are part of a major operation at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson.

By Associated Press February 17, 2020
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Hundreds of teachers and education advocates who support a proposal to raise taxes on wealthy Arizonans to boost school funding gathered at the Capitol Monday to formally kick off a signature-gathering effort to put the measure on the ballot.

By BOB CHRISTIE Associated Press February 17, 2020
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Inaccurate census figures can lead to a loss of federal funds essential for many communities, and they can result in a state losing seats in Congress.

By Kelly Donohue, Cronkite News February 17, 2020

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