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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
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Editorial Cartoon (1): June 25, 2018

June 25, 2018
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Editorial Cartoon (2): June 25, 2018

June 25, 2018
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Earlier this month, Prescott’s own Rep. David Stringer came under fire nationally after he gave a speech at the local Republican Men’s Forum on June 12. Critics, including the head of the Arizona Republican Party, deemed his comments so racist they called for his resignation.

By The Daily Courier June 24, 2018
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The fervor seems to never stop over the people who, we as Americans, have sent to Washington, D.C., to represent us.

By The Daily Courier June 13, 2018
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Today, Monday June 4, 2018, journalists and news advocates around the world are pausing to remember those who have given their lives in pursuit of covering the news and freedom of the press.

By The Daily Courier June 4, 2018
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The front page of our June 1, 2018 edition of The Daily Courier — and the dCourier.com website — we carried news of officials putting into effect a partial closure of the Prescott National Forest.

By The Daily Courier June 3, 2018
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The National Football League has put its proverbial foot down when it comes to National Anthem protests.

By The Daily Courier May 31, 2018
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“It is D-Day plus five years, soldier, on this sandy coast where the world hinged on what you did."

By The Daily Courier May 28, 2018
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Prescott and Humboldt school district officials are not waiting for lightning to strike here, in the wake of deadly shootings on school campuses across the country.

By The Daily Courier May 27, 2018
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It is time to close the Prescott National Forest. Forests to the north and east of Yavapai County have done so, because of drought conditions and lack of precipitation.

By The Daily Courier May 24, 2018
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The early results are in, and it is apparent that fire season is upon us.

By The Daily Courier May 22, 2018
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Activist investors fired a warning shot during Sturm, Ruger & Co.’s annual meeting last week in Prescott and management would be wise to pay attention.

By Valley News May 20, 2018
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As temperatures begin to creep upward, so does the number of heat-related deaths.

By The Daily Courier May 17, 2018
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On Friday many of us watched in anguish as multiple wildfires ignited near the Viewpoint subdivision in Prescott Valley.

May 12, 2018

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