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As we watch TV in our Prescott-area homes the news stations are regularly broadcasting updates on what may happen if Donald Trump is re-elected to a second term as president. We hear that “all Hell will break loose!” I wanted to know exactly what that could mean, so I asked a number of friends and acquaintances how they would interpret that statement and its consequences? The results of my research are as follows:

By Ron Anderson, Special to the Courier September 30, 2020
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“Devil or Angel, I can’t make up my mind which one you are,” so says the 1961 record release by Bobbie Vee. This is an appropriate title for some interesting information related to the colorful history of our area, namely the story of the “Ladies of Easy Virtue” of Olde West Prescott.

By RON ANDERSON, Courier Columnist September 16, 2020
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As Prescott-area residents watch the Democratic National Convention, some people say that President Donald Trump is a poor leader. Some people say that Joe Biden has never been a leader of anything. Many Americans blame the current upheaval in our country on “poor leadership,” at many levels.

By Ron Anderson, Special to the Courier August 19, 2020
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The recent case involving Mr. and Mrs. McCloskey in St. Louis has generated quite a firestorm of comments, both pro and con.

By Ron Anderson, Special to the Courier August 5, 2020
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Picture this: You are driving from Prescott to Prescott Valley, doing the speed limit, and around a dozen vehicles have passed you going at least 10 miles per hour over the stated maximum speed.

By RON ANDERSON, Courier Columnist July 22, 2020
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Since the era known as the Cold War, China has been attempting to rival the USA as a superpower, and is admittedly focusing on world domination. Projections say that by 2030 China will surpass the USA’s economy if their current rate of progression is maintained....

By Ron Anderson, Courier Columnist July 8, 2020
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Two years ago a small black and white “tuxedo” female cat showed up at our home in a very ‘delicate condition.’ She was blown up like a basketball and signs were present indicating the immediate addition of more kittens to our neighborhood.

By RON ANDERSON, Courier Columnist June 24, 2020
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Seventy-six years ago on June 6 one of the greatest events in human history occurred. That being D-Day, the invasion of German occupied France and the beginning of freeing Europe from Nazi oppression. It should never be forgotten; just ask the thousands of mothers who lost sons on that fateful day.

By Ron Anderson, Courier Columnist June 10, 2020
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Summer will soon be here offering warm sunny days and the opportunity for hundreds of thousands of Americans suffering from chronic “quarantine cabin fever” to flee into the great outdoors for summer fun!

By Ron Anderson, Courier Columnist May 27, 2020
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Obviously there is nothing funny about the current COVID 19 situation, but I recently received these bits of humor in an email from a relative and think them worth sharing.

By Ron Anderson, Courier Columnist May 13, 2020
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Since many of us are homebound these days due to the virus scare, the perpetrators of illegal scam calls have decided that this is a prime time to start plying their trade in earnest.

By RON ANDERSON, Courier Columnist April 29, 2020
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In 1849 thousands of Americans visited merchants to purchased items necessary to facilitate their hunting for riches in the form of GOLD! That was called The Gold Rush.

By RON ANDERSON, Courier Columnist April 15, 2020
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In the Prescott and Prescott Valley areas throughout the course of the recent impeachment proceedings ( our new political ‘Civil War’ ) I have heard unending references made to our “Founding Fathers” and what they had intended the Constitution to set forth.

By Ron Anderson, Courier Columnist March 18, 2020
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