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Fire restrictions are now in effect for all areas locally. But some people still are confused.

By Tim Wiederaenders June 4, 2020
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“No justice, no peace!” they shout. Then they break windows. It makes me furious.

By John Stossel June 4, 2020
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I probably met Santa Claus somewhere around 1950 in Indianapolis, Indiana, where our nuclear family was living at the time.

By Wil Williams June 3, 2020
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During the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, Greece, American rifle shooter Matt Emmons was about to use his last bullet and win his second gold medal of the games.

By Richard Haddad June 2, 2020
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The New York Times made a quiet disclosure recently that speaks loudly about the state of news media today

By Peter Funt June 2, 2020
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Memory can be a real challenge. I had a really powerful title for today’s sermon, but for some reason, it now eludes me.

By Wil Williams June 2, 2020
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As we continue to approach the start of the gorgeous summer season here in Prescott, it continues to impress me watching our citizens and local businesses navigate through the uncertain times of the COVID-19 pandemic.

By Greg Mengarelli June 1, 2020
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Ever gotten the wind knocked out of you? Or been unable to breathe for even a few seconds? There’s pain. There’s panic.

By John L. Micek June 1, 2020
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Smoke. Fire. Wind. Evacuations. ... Well, here we go.

By Tim Wiederaenders May 30, 2020
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Beautiful vistas from hiking trails were a big part of how my husband and I wound up in Prescott.

By ALEXANDRA PIACENZA, Courier Columnist May 30, 2020
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I feel terribly sorry for the hundred thousand Americans who’ve lost their lives to the coronavirus.

By Michael Reagan May 29, 2020
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The Greater Prescott area is entering Stage II Fire Restrictions early next week, and it is imperative that everyone do their part.

By Tim Wiederaenders May 28, 2020
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We have a choice! Next presidential election, we don’t have to decide between two big-spending candidates, neither of whom has expressed much interest in limited government.

By John Stossel May 28, 2020
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Summer will soon be here offering warm sunny days and the opportunity for hundreds of thousands of Americans suffering from chronic “quarantine cabin fever” to flee into the great outdoors for summer fun!

By Ron Anderson, Courier Columnist May 27, 2020
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Many leaders within the quad-city educational community have gone on record to say they’re unsure what next school year will look like.

By Brian M. Bergner Jr. May 26, 2020
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A recent bit of news reminded me of an idea I’ve knocked around with politicians (remember dear John Hays?) and others for years for a way to improve how politics works.

By Tom Cantlon May 26, 2020
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Years ago, when I was running another Arizona newspaper, we published a story about a boy who lost half his hand playing with fireworks.

By Richard Haddad May 25, 2020
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Don’t tell the people in charge, but my friend’s wife is a member of the L.A. resistance.

By Michael Reagan May 25, 2020
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No, I don’t mean the Alamo; I am still blessed with “some” lucid thinking patterns.

By Dr. Ron Barnes May 23, 2020
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TRUST – During the coronavirus restrictions I have noticed some things that make me ask “why?”

By Tim Wiederaenders May 21, 2020
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The government has closed most schools. So, more parents are teaching kids at home. That upsets the government school monopoly.

By John Stossel May 21, 2020
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One of the most awkward, self-conscious incidents in my life occurred when I was shopping with a group, and one of my companions blithely continued browsing long after the store doors were locked.

By Danny Tyree May 20, 2020
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Nearly 10 weeks has gone by since towns, cities, states and eventually the U.S. began systematically shutting down our normal way of life due to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic.

By Brian M. Bergner Jr. May 19, 2020
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I feel confident accusing you of being a pusher in your past life (lives). I was. My wife was. Of course, I’m not talking about pushing drugs. I’m referring to pushing pins: push pins.

By Wil Williams May 19, 2020
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There was once a wise Chinese man who had one son, one horse, and one acre of ground on which he made his living. One day his son went out to feed the horse and left the gate open...

By Richard Haddad May 18, 2020

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