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The news on Saturday, March 28, was all a buzz about the $2.2 trillion relief bill that President Donald Trump signed Friday to deliver assistance to tens of millions of American households affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

By The Daily Courier March 28, 2020
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The global pandemic that is COVID-19 (coronavirus) is a massive threat to the health and well-being of everyone on earth, and the resulting economic hit is already impacting millions across the country.

By The Daily Courier March 25, 2020
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Now is the time for our communities to show their courage and resolution.

By The Daily Courier March 20, 2020
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Mary Newton, who is from Prescott, is living a challenge: Keeping her 9-year-old child busy and safe while our schools are closed.

March 18, 2020
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For years, the high cost of a college education has been eased by the community college system.

By The Daily Courier March 17, 2020
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A Facebook post circulating on the internet offered a perspective many of us should consider while dealing with our unfortunate daily reality of cancellations, postponements and the complete up-in-the-air status of our lives right now because of the coronavirus pandemic.

By The Daily Courier March 13, 2020
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A bill given preliminary approval at the state House earlier this week that makes it a Class 3 misdemeanor for a pedestrian to be in a median “for any purpose other than to cross the street” may have good intentions, but the consequences are a bit stiff.

By The Daily Courier March 11, 2020
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Speeding is more than just about whether you are driving faster than everyone else.

By The Daily Courier March 4, 2020
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Everyone wants fair elections, and everyone wants equal representation at the polls.

By The Daily Courier March 2, 2020
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The final nail in Rep. Noel Campbell’s gas tax boost plan coffin may not have been hammered in yet, but a state constitutional provision is about to wield its hammer.

By The Daily Courier February 28, 2020
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It is not in the cards right now for lawmakers to honor Gov. Doug Ducey’s State of the State pledge to exempting military pensions from the state’s income tax.

By The Daily Courier February 26, 2020
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HB2808, approved by the House Judiciary Committee last Wednesday, is a good start toward sentencing reform in Arizona.

By The Daily Courier February 25, 2020
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Editorial: Some politicians are allowing fentanyl dealers to keep killing our children
Bill to help stop fentanyl drug dealers needs support now

As you read this editorial, a bill is being held on the House floor that would finally make it tougher for drug dealers who keep selling illicit fentanyl to our young people in Arizona, but Democrats — and a few Republicans — are not stepping up to support it.

By The Daily Courier February 25, 2020
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It is a sad state of affairs that every Nov. 7 we now could be recognizing Victims of Communism Memorial Day.

By The Daily Courier February 22, 2020
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A new bill seeking to limit the number of unmarked cars that local law enforcement can use for traffic stops is causing quite the stir on social media these days.

By The Daily Courier February 21, 2020
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Those who visit Prescott have many fine options when it comes to places to spend the night.

By The Daily Courier February 18, 2020
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Parking in downtown Prescott leaves a bit to be desired. There is the unenviable search for an open spot and a loss of revenue.

By The Daily Courier February 17, 2020
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Kimberley Robinson, partnership specialist for the Census Bureau, stood up at the Feb. 11 Prescott City Council meeting and said the 2020 Census would be the community’s “legacy through 2030.”

By The Daily Courier February 14, 2020
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To hear it from some lawmakers, the state has too much money; they want to give a bit back to taxpayers.

By The Daily Courier February 12, 2020
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The Arizona House gave preliminary approval this past week to legislation that would end “social promotions” in schools and hold students back if they don’t meet required criteria.

By The Daily Courier February 11, 2020
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Legislation legalizing fireworks surfaces practically every year. This time it would be for only residents of Pima and Maricopa counties.

By The Daily Courier February 8, 2020
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As one of the more recognizable sports names in northern Arizona history, Steve Moran likely touched the lives of hundreds, if not thousands of young student-athletes through not only his teachings of the game of football, but the game of life.

By The Daily Courier February 7, 2020
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Some would call it a teenage prank. We call it criminal.

February 5, 2020
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The headline in the Daily Courier on Feb. 3 probably raised a few eyebrows.

By The Daily Courier February 4, 2020
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It has been called a matter of common sense.

By The Daily Courier February 1, 2020

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