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One year ago we wrote in this space the Prescott Regional Airport expansion is “good for Prescott and the Quad Cities.”

By The Daily Courier February 24, 2021
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Many of our local businesses have felt the economic impacts of the pandemic.

By The Daily Courier February 23, 2021
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This is an editorial of mixed messages coming from the state, surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.

By The Daily Courier February 20, 2021
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It was called “Snowmageddon 2,” rivaling a 2019 storm’s results.

By The Daily Courier February 6, 2021
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Earlier this month The Daily Courier Editorial Board announced that the newspaper would work harder in 2021 to increase community emphasis by asking our local columnists to write about local topics ...

By The Daily Courier January 27, 2021
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The Prescott area is not, nor should it be, about division or derision. When the chips have been down in the past, we have come together as a community.

By The Daily Courier January 20, 2021
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As part of the agenda for the Tuesday, Jan. 12, Prescott City Council meeting is a schedule laying out the process of how councilors will fill Billie Orr’s seat.

By The Daily Courier January 9, 2021
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Resolutions. What a hot topic every year as people vow, with the best of intentions, that they will improve their lives in the new year that awaits them.

January 2, 2021
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This editorial was written by Francis P. Church and first published in The New York Sun in 1897. It has become a holiday tradition.

December 24, 2020
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“Law enforcement is here to protect our communities and we support our law enforcement officers throughout Yavapai County. They provide the thin blue line between us and chaos.”

By The Daily Courier December 5, 2020
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On Wednesday, Dec. 2, the Yavapai County Board of Supervisors reversed course on the Verde Connect project. It is a $50-something million project to join Beaverhead Flat Road with Highway 260 and would include a new Verde River bridge.

By The Daily Courier December 2, 2020
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We recently received a letter from a woman named Arlene and her husband who visited Prescott for the first time last month.

By The Daily Courier December 1, 2020
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On this Thanksgiving Day the Courier editorial board looked back 101 years for perspective. The United States was still healing from a terrible world war.

By The Daily Courier November 25, 2020
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In reviewing articles in The Daily Courier over the past week, one that stands out for us was about the School Safety Task Force findings — stating that schools need to provide more counselors, social workers, fund after-school programs and establish programs to deal with bullying, and more.

By The Daily Courier November 21, 2020
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Since the late 1800s, the Courier has reported numerous acts of heroic togetherness when someone's life was in danger.

November 11, 2020
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Governing boards for the Prescott Unified and Humboldt Unified school districts missed the vote this past week. Rather, they missed the signs.

By The Daily Courier November 7, 2020
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The Prescott area that most of us fell in love with has a community feel, not one of division or derision.

By The Daily Courier October 17, 2020
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The case for fully reopening the state of Arizona and its 15 counties from COVID-19 restrictions is at a standstill, yet got a shot in the arm from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday, Oct. 9.

By The Daily Courier October 10, 2020
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It is a silent affliction. It even comes with a stigma — people being afraid or reluctant to admit it is or has been a problem for them or someone they know.

By The Daily Courier September 19, 2020
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It seems that we living in the Greater Prescott area have a scourge or two to be concerned about.

By The Daily Courier August 19, 2020
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This editorial is a shout out to Kind Defined, a local nonprofit community organization quietly striving to make a difference that’s perhaps needed now more than ever in many of our lives, especially for our children.

By The Daily Courier August 15, 2020
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Extraordinary times demand extraordinary measures. That appears to be the mantra for the City of Prescott during the coronavirus pandemic, which is not over yet.

By The Daily Courier August 12, 2020
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The residents of Prescott and Quad Cities have dodged a few bullets recently, in regard to dry conditions and wildland fires.

By The Daily Courier August 8, 2020
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Arizona is by no means out of the woods in its war against the COVID-19 pandemic. But, there is growing evidence we are winning a key important battle. We have slowed the rate of virus infections, the long-desired goal of flattening the curve. Six months into the pandemic, Arizona’s data collection has made a few things perfectly clear.

By The Daily Courier August 5, 2020
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Elections in America have come a long way since 1858. That is when Abraham Lincoln was challenging Stephen Douglas for the U.S. Senate seat from Illinois.

By The Daily Courier August 1, 2020

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