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Letter: Private property rights not absolute

When we bought our home eight years ago, the house included an Arizona room. Later we applied for a land use permit to build an outbuilding.

Obituary Notice: Barbara Pemberton

Barbara Pemberton, 76, of Dewey, Arizona, passed away on Dec. 5, 2018, in Dewey, Arizona.

Obituary Notice: Benjamin Teuscher

Benjamin Teuscher, 76, of Prescott Valley, Arizona, passed away on Dec. 5, 2018, in Prescott Valley, Arizona.

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Humboldt school district bans Rep. Stringer from all its campuses

Letter states, ‘incredibly insensitive’ remarks indicate Stringer’s ‘blatant racism’

A standard of excellence set by faculty and staff of the Humboldt Unified School District in Prescott Valley includes critical core values that do not tolerate the “blatant racism” expressed by Rep. David Stringer in recent remarks made Nov. 19 to Arizona State University students.

Ask the Contractor: ‘Water Hammers’ can be hard to ignore in your home

This past week there were three phone calls relating to “water hammers” and three phone calls asking about how to replace broken garage door windows. Let’s talk water hammers first.

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Dr. Lisa Rhine chosen as Yavapai College president

Rhine will succeed Dr. Penny Wills

Dr. Lisa Rhine has been unanimously chosen as the 10th president of Yavapai College following a unanimous selection from the Yavapai College District Governing Board Thursday, Dec. 6.

Obituary Notice: Dennis Fulk

Dennis Fulk, age 77, of Prescott Valley, Arizona, passed away on Dec. 3, 2018, in Prescott Valley, Arizona.

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Obituary Notice: Leonard L. Pettit

Leonard L. Pettit, born Jan. 20, 1935, in Waterloo, Iowa, died Nov. 29, 2018, in Prescott Valley, Arizona.

Obituary Notice: Judith Montgomery

Judith Montgomery, born April 19, 1942, in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, died Nov. 21, 2018, in Prescott Valley, Arizona.

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Dewey-Humboldt signs on with cellular devices ban

Council approves resolution to adopt county’s ordinance

Council members approved a resolution banning on using handheld communication devices while driving in Dewey-Humboldt at the Nov. 20 council meeting, joining Yavapai County and City of Prescott with their ordinances.

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Editorial cartoon (b): Dec. 5, 2018

Editorial cartoon (b): Dec. 5, 2018

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Editorial cartoon (a): Dec. 5, 2018

Editorial cartoon (a): Dec. 5, 2018

Williams: Clickety-clack on the railroad track

I had a fairly rare experience recently driving to Phoenix by way of Skull Valley.

‘100-year water supply’ - Is there really enough to serve 16,000 more homes?

The picture Gary Beverly painted at the Citizen Water Advocacy Group meeting Nov. 10 at the Granite Peak Unitarian Universalist Church could be worse, he said.

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Moving Through the Holidays keeps employees accountable

Wellness challenge pays off for PV workers

The holidays are here, and the cookies and milk tempt not only Santa Claus but employees for the Town of Prescott Valley.

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Prescott Valley in Brief: Coffee with a Cop Thursday at Leff-T’s Steakhouse

Leff-T’s Steakhouse and Grill is saying “Happy Holidays” to the Prescott Valley Police Department and the community by hosting Coffee with a Cop from noon to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018.

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Planning and Zoning to discuss pair of developments

Board also will address two requests for preliminary development plans

Two public hearings on two zoning map change requests are on the agenda for the Prescott Valley Planning and Zoning Commission’s meeting Monday, Dec. 10.

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Stroll sets holiday spirits aglow in the Valley of Lights

Second annual event brings out families, carolers

The second annual Stroll through the Valley of Lights in Prescott Valley took place Tuesday, Nov. 27, on a chilly evening lit with the bright displays that attract viewers from all over.

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HUSD Student of the Week: Jackson

Congratulations to Jackson from Bright Futures Preschool for being name the HUSD Student of the Week!

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DHHS to review plans for Stamp Mill

Construction crewmembers are preparing a site at Mortimer Family Farm to relocate the old stamp mill from the former Dewey-Humboldt Historical Society museum site.

Police Youth Academy now accepting applications

15 spaces available for first 4-day Academy

Fifteen spaces exist for the Prescott Valley Police Department’s inaugural Youth Academy, “A Peek behind the Curtain,” for youth ages 14 to 18 who reside within Prescott Valley town limits and who are attending school.

First of 2 readings to make distracted-driver ordinance official

Prescott Valley council also will look at contracts to dig 2 wells

Following two work-study sessions, a final proposal for a distracted driver ordinance will come before the Prescott Valley Town Council for a first reading at the 5:30 p.m.

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Photos: Create-a-Tree creativity

The 17th annual Create-A-Tree Art Exhibit at the Civic Center includes entries from the Prescott Valley Public Library and the Moms Club of Prescott.

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Letter: Radical peace

With an exodus of migrants headed towards The United States we have an opportunity to challenge the ways our borders are used to separate instead of welcome.

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How to talk to youth about the dangers of drugs

School districts hosting parent forums

When a phrase like “opioid epidemic” is thrown around, and the deaths of young men and women from the use of highly potent drugs like fentanyl are reported in the news on a more regular basis, it’s natural for parents to be concerned for their children.

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