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"We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal..." That sentence is the beginning of the most famous line of the Declaration of Independence.

By The Daily Courier November 24, 2021
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U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar, R-Arizona, whose district includes the Prescott area, has come under fire for tweeting an animated video that depicts him killing a fellow congresswoman and targeting the president.

November 13, 2021
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“To us in America, the reflections of Armistice Day will be filled with solemn pride in the heroism of those who died in the country’s service and with gratitude for the victory, both because of the thing from which it has freed us and because of the opportunity it has given to America to show her sympathy with peace and justice in the councils of the nations.”

By The Daily Courier November 10, 2021
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The Arizona Supreme Court on Tuesday, Nov. 2, sent state lawmakers a strong message: Don’t pile multiple, unrelated issues into a single piece of legislation

By The Daily Courier November 3, 2021
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Halloween brings with it some scary and spooky challenges. As you answer the door bell tonight for trick-or-treaters, consider a few things that will go a long way toward making the Greater Prescott area a better place to live.

By The Daily Courier October 30, 2021
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As we enter the 2022 election cycle, a look back is necessary for clarity.

By The Daily Courier October 23, 2021
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Why read The Daily Courier? Whether it is to follow the decisions the Prescott City Council made, from the mundane to the controversial; your local school board’s decisions on curriculum (or masks); the upcoming events – happening at what time and where; or how old your neighbor is now or whether or not their child played in the big game, everyone who reads the Courier has their own reasons for doing so.

By The Daily Courier October 6, 2021
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Times certainly have changed. Rewind 12 years or so — the Prescott area, and much of the country, was in the throes of chaos: the Great Recession was tightening public and private budgets.

By The Daily Courier September 15, 2021
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The system broke down Wednesday, Aug. 18, at the Humboldt Unified School District’s special meeting. The school board members abdicated their responsibility, and many parents behaved worse than incorrigible children.

August 21, 2021
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Years ago, we published an editorial, “Kneel and ‘believe in something?’ How about do the right thing.” It centered on Colin Kaepernick, who in 2016 surpassed his fame as a quarterback in the NFL when he ignited a firestorm of controversy by choosing to kneel on one knee, rather than stand, while the National Anthem was being played.

By The Daily Courier July 28, 2021
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Ten days. That is how long you have until your ballot is due in the City of Prescott mail-in Primary Election.

By The Daily Courier July 24, 2021
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Ten days. That is how long you have until your ballot is due in the City of Prescott mail-in Primary Election.

By The Daily Courier July 24, 2021
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The state of Arizona has enacted a 2021-22 budget of $1.9 billion worth of tax cuts. And, setting aside who benefits most — the wealthy or the poor — it is a huge deal.

By The Daily Courier July 14, 2021
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Every election is a chance at forging our future, and the 2021 Prescott City Council and Mayoral election is no different. Who can we trust to make decisions for us?

July 6, 2021
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Some things can become legendary, even morph — or can be twisted — into what they truly are not. Propositions 400 and 401 are two of them.

June 30, 2021
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A few weeks ago, Gov. Doug Ducey pledged to veto any legislation that comes to his desk before the state budget. He started with 22 bills that were already on his desk.

By The Daily Courier June 22, 2021
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Elections are a matter of local control, particularly when it comes to the state’s 19 charter cities.

By The Daily Courier May 8, 2021
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The issue of “parklets” is back today, March 23, for Prescott City Council review.

By The Daily Courier March 22, 2021
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Be careful what you wish for. That is a message that applies to Arizona’s stance on the Second Amendment.

By The Daily Courier March 20, 2021
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By The Daily Courier March 8, 2021
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There is something unfortunate in the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) picking Yavapai County as ground zero for a new, comprehensive law enforcement and prevention initiative aimed at reducing drug use, abuse, and overdose deaths throughout Arizona involving opioids, especially fentanyl.

March 3, 2021
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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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