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Drivers with a gripe about a congested road or an idea about how to improve traffic flow now have an easy way to get their views noticed in the regional transportation-planning process.

By Cindy Barks March 17, 2019
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In Prescott’s history, Elisabeth Ruffner has a special spot reserved — as the passionate advocate who helped save the past from demolition.

By Cindy Barks March 16, 2019
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Prescott takes first step toward opening Lower Goldwater Lake to the public
Recreational amenities expected to be complete by February 2020

On warm summer days, Goldwater Lake’s cool pines are a big draw – both for local residents and tourists.

By Cindy Barks March 13, 2019
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Prescott to move July 4th fireworks to Watson Lake
New venue will allow larger fireworks than downtown location

A return to the large-shell fireworks that were typical in Prescott’s pre-2016 July 4 celebrations will be just one of the expected benefits of a venue move to Watson Lake Park.

By Cindy Barks March 12, 2019
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Colorful fireworks explosions reflecting onto the surface of Prescott’s scenic Watson Lake could be the scenario for this year’s July 4 celebration.

By Cindy Barks March 10, 2019
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New airport terminal poised to move onto pre-construction phase
Passenger numbers remain ‘above expectations’

With upwards of 25,000 passengers expected to travel from the Prescott Regional Airport in 2019, the City of Prescott continues to gear up for an $11.9 million new terminal building.

By Cindy Barks March 8, 2019
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The liquid dividends from February’s monster snowstorm keep streaming down Prescott’s creeks.

By Cindy Barks March 7, 2019
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A year ago, Prescott residents safely and conveniently disposed of nearly 12 tons of old paints, pesticides, antifreeze, and other household hazardous wastes.

By Cindy Barks March 5, 2019
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‘Save the Dells’ petition position set for Prescott Council vote March 26
Group has submitted a petition seeking the city’s support

The “Save the Dells” organization’s push to preserve 500 acres in the heart of the Granite Dells is scheduled to go to the Prescott City Council for a vote later this month.

By Cindy Barks March 1, 2019
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Costs add up for Prescott’s snow removal
Emergency declaration could help to recoup some expenses

The final tally is still weeks away, but a preliminary review indicates that February’s monster snowstorm did a number on the City of Prescott’s budget.

By Cindy Barks February 28, 2019

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