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David Stringer has made headlines again for making racist remarks.

By The Daily Courier December 5, 2018
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Vehicle registration fees are set to increase by $32 on every vehicle, and Prescott residents are none too happy about it.

By The Daily Courier December 1, 2018
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One Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, The Daily Courier published a front page solely dedicated to an editorial calling the community to take action by reporting local fentanyl dealers to Yavapai Silent Witness and encouraging local businesses and organizations to join us by donating to the Silent Witness reward fund.

By The Daily Courier November 19, 2018
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Enough is enough. In recent months our community has buried young people and taken others to the hospital with uncertain futures because there are dealers in this community selling disguised and deadly fentanyl-laced pills and other street drugs to our children.

By The Daily Courier November 17, 2018

Re: Courier Cooks page Tuesday, Nov. 6:

November 15, 2018
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The Daily Courier Editorial Board is making its General Election recommendations, and today we offer our candidate endorsements with picks in partisan races, and our stand on the ballot questions.

By The Daily Courier October 20, 2018
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“Journalism matters. Now more than ever,” is the theme of this year’s National Newspaper Week, Oct. 7-13.

By The Daily Courier October 6, 2018
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Having recently moved to this area from Tulsa, Oklahoma, I can tell you I have learned some things over the past month.

By Doug Graham October 2, 2018
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An Aug. 28 vote of 5-1 by the Prescott City Council continues to raise questions and concerns three weeks later.

By The Daily Courier September 19, 2018
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An Aug. 28 vote of 5-1 by the Prescott City Council continues to raise questions and concerns three weeks later. At the center of the storm is a 50-year, city-land lease for a Hilton Garden Inn hotel in downtown Prescott.

By The Daily Courier September 19, 2018
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As Hurricane, now Tropical Storm Florence continues to batter the East Coast, the need for relief has shifted into high gear.

By The Daily Courier September 15, 2018
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Colin Kaepernick, 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 United States national anthem was being played.

September 8, 2018
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The old saying about “guns don’t kill people, people do” has a lot in common with the use of social media today.

September 7, 2018
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When the Northern Arizona Veteran Affairs Health Care System was notified by national officials in June that its nursing home facility in Prescott, the Community Living Center, ranked as the lowest VA of any in the country, the distinction was a black eye for the facility.

By The Daily Courier August 28, 2018
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Yes, the AZMerit scores are in. And, yes, local schools showed a little improvement, year over year.

By The Daily Courier August 18, 2018

“Ring, ring, ring,” followed by a recording. That’s what Arizonans have heard more than ever this year on our cell and landline phones.

By The Daily Courier August 14, 2018
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When the U.S. Department of Transportation announced July 17, 2018, it had chosen SkyWest Airlines to provide commercial passenger service at Prescott Municipal Airport, I nodded in agreement because travel from and to Prescott was about to get a whole lot easier for me and other folks.

By Wyatt Haupt Jr. August 12, 2018
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Some people just cannot get to the polls at election time.

By The Daily Courier August 11, 2018
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Law enforcement officers and employees have tough jobs. They handle tense calls for help. They run toward danger. They make quick decisions in complex situations. And they sing and dance ...

By The Daily Courier July 28, 2018
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We’re in a drought. Though the area is currently receiving precipitation from monsoons, the rainfall will not be enough to undo our water shortage.

By The Daily Courier July 24, 2018
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“Why would Prescott National Forest officials not fight the Stubbs Fire and just let it burn?” That is a question that several readers have asked us this week.

By The Daily Courier July 12, 2018
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Do we have a right to know who is influencing an election? Voters in 2018 may get a chance to change the rules — but not necessarily on the local level.

By The Daily Courier July 8, 2018
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This is the day for picnics and entertainment events. (We’d say fireworks, but we will get to that later.)

By The Daily Courier July 4, 2018
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Prescott Rep. David Stringer went on the road last week to mend some fences. Stringer had come under fire following comments he made at a June 12 Republican Men’s Forum in Prescott.

By The Verde Independent July 3, 2018
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After years of diligent work and dozens of meetings, Prescott will have a memorial fitting for the 19 Granite Mountain Hotshots who died June 30, 2013 fighting the Yarnell Hill Fire.

By The Daily Courier July 1, 2018