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Chino Valley High School graduated 153 students in a commencement ceremony Wednesday, May 22, at the Findlay Toyota Center in Prescott Valley.

By The Daily Courier May 22, 2019
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As the only candidate indicating interest in the Prescott Mayor’s race so far, incumbent Mayor Greg Mengarelli filed his nominating paperwork with the city clerk’s office on Wednesday, May 22.

By The Daily Courier May 22, 2019
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A woman in a stolen recreational vehicle led authorities on a wild chase in Los Angeles on Tuesday, smashing into cars and a palm tree before finally coming to a halt with a large dog hanging out of the shattered windshield.

By The Daily Courier May 22, 2019
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Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary in Prescott will host First Responders Appreciation Day on Saturday, May 25.

By The Daily Courier May 22, 2019
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"Effects of Aging, Illness & Medication on Oral Health" a free Senior Connection presentation, noon to 1 p.m., American Lutheran Church, 1085 Scott Drive, Prescott. 928-778-3747.

By The Daily Courier May 22, 2019
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A state grand jury has indicted six Arizona men in connection with an investigation involving people who allegedly used the internet to lure children for sexual exploitation, Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced.

By The Daily Courier May 22, 2019
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Florida deputies discovered both a shark and a 5-foot-6-inch alligator together in the same creek Sunday.

By The Daily Courier May 21, 2019
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Katrina Lopez and her daughter accept their prize May 17 from Greg Raskin after winning the 2019 Daily Courier/Raskin’s Jewelers Mother-Daughter Look-Alike Contest.

By The Daily Courier May 21, 2019
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All Prescott National Forest offices will be closed Monday, May 27, in observance of Memorial Day. Forest offices will resume regular business hours on Tuesday, May 28.

By The Daily Courier May 21, 2019
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Save the Dells at Raven Café fundraiser 5 to 9 p.m. A portion of the proceeds from food and drink sales will go to Save the Dells. Postcard packets, new hats and jerseys.

By The Daily Courier May 21, 2019
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40 pounds of meth found in vehicle’s door panels on I-17
Driver only had Mexican ID; placed on immigration hold

During a traffic stop on May 16, a Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office (YCSO) deputy found 40 pounds of methamphetamine hidden in a vehicle’s door panels.

By The Daily Courier May 21, 2019
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Free Cooking Seminar – ‘Mexican Ceviche w/Shrimp’, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m., Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser Street, Prescott. 928-778-3000.

By The Daily Courier May 20, 2019
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Editorial Cartoon (2): May 21, 2019

By The Daily Courier May 20, 2019
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Editorial Cartoon (1): May 21, 2019

By The Daily Courier May 20, 2019
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Registered sex offender arrested for possession of child pornography in Rimrock
Images of pre-pubescent child found during investigation into unrelated scam

A registered sex offender from Rimrock was arrested on May 15 for having child pornography on his cellphone.

By The Daily Courier May 20, 2019
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A Dog’s Way Home, 5 to 7 p.m., 7401 E. Skoog Blvd., Prescott Valley. Showing in the library’s Crystal Room. Free. All ages. 928-759-3040.

By The Daily Courier May 19, 2019
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Celtic/Fold Jam Session, 1:30 to 4 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, Crystal Room, 7401 E. Skoog Blvd., Prescott Valley. Every month we get together to play, mostly acoustic, hang out, and enjoy each other’s company.

By The Daily Courier May 18, 2019
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Fake news creeping through the tri-city area that Fry’s food markets are eliminating cashiers is not true, the corporate spokesperson said Friday.

By The Daily Courier May 18, 2019
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The public is invited to attend an open house of the newly constructed Northern Arizona Regional Training Academy at the Yavapai College Prescott campus, 1100 E. Sheldon Street, at Buildings 27 and 29 on Tuesday, May 21, from 4 to 6 p.m.

By The Daily Courier May 18, 2019
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Quad Cities high school student volunteer fair, noon to 3 p.m., hosted by Stepping Stones Agencies at Step One Coffee House, 6719 E. 2nd Street, Prescott Valley.

By The Daily Courier May 17, 2019
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At approximately 3:45 p.m. Thursday, an unidentified man tried to kidnap a 16-year-old female while she walking home from Cottonwood’s American Heritage Academy.

By The Daily Courier May 17, 2019
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Lonely Street Productions is bringing Five Way Street’s salute to Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, “Love the One You’re With,” back to the Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center on Saturday, May 18.

By The Daily Courier May 16, 2019
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Exploring the Internet class Friday, May 17, 1 to 3 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E Skoog Blvd., Prescott Valley. 928-759-3040.

By The Daily Courier May 16, 2019
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AARP Free movie screening: Gloria Bell, 4 p.m., Harkins Prescott Valley 14, 7202 Pav Way. Registration required. Call 844-418-2281.

By The Daily Courier May 15, 2019
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Sixteen families adopted a total of 21 children during Yavapai County Superior Court’s spring Adoption Day event on Friday, May 10.

By The Daily Courier May 14, 2019
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Guard Against Identity Theft and Fraud, PV Police Victim Services presentation, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m, The Susan J. Rheem Adult Day Center.

By The Daily Courier May 14, 2019
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The American Red Cross has a critical shortage of type O blood and urges eligible donors to give now to help patients facing trauma and other life-threatening situations.

By The Daily Courier May 14, 2019
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A Bradshaw Mountain High School student was arrested Tuesday morning after saying he would “shoot up the class,” starting with the teacher, according to a release from the Prescott Valley Police Department.

By The Daily Courier May 14, 2019
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A video showing a group of gorillas displaying the very human behavior of trying to stay out of the rain has gone viral.

By The Daily Courier May 14, 2019
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In the past week, the Arizona Legislature placed more hurdles in the path of voter initiatives.

By The Daily Courier May 11, 2019
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Mother’s Day at Heritage Park Zoo, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mothers have free admission. Heritageparkzoo.com.

By The Daily Courier May 11, 2019
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Looking for something fun to do with Mom on Sunday? She gets free admission to Heritage Park Zoo.

By The Daily Courier May 10, 2019
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Among this weekend's events, the American Legion will mark 100 years during a celebration Saturday in Prescott Valley.

By The Daily Courier May 9, 2019
Class of 2019 largest Yavapai College graduating class
Commencement takes place Saturday, May 11

More than 230 Yavapai College graduates, the largest number on record, will participate in the spring commencement ceremony at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 11, in the Performing Arts Center at the Prescott Campus, 1100 E. Sheldon St.

By The Daily Courier May 8, 2019
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On Saturday, May 11, the U.S. Postal Service Letter Carriers’ annual “Stamp Out Hunger” food drive will take place.

By The Daily Courier May 8, 2019
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Free film screening, Almost Sunrise: Hope is on the Horizon, presented by NAVAHCS VA Mental Health Veterans Advocacy Council, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Davis Learning Centr, 3700 Willow Creek Road, Prescott. 928-445-4860, ext.5281.

By The Daily Courier May 8, 2019
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Free film screening, Almost Sunrise: Hope is on the Horizon, presented by NAVAHCS VA Mental Health Veterans Advocacy Council, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Davis Learning Centr, 3700 Willow Creek Road, Prescott. 928-445-4860, ext.5281.

By The Daily Courier May 7, 2019
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A 179-acre wildfire that started burning about 7 miles southwest of Crown King Monday, May 6, was 50% contained by Tuesday night, according to Bureau of Land Management (BLM) officials.

By The Daily Courier May 7, 2019
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Deputies, troopers seeking armed, dangerous felon
Wanted man evaded police twice in Ash Fork area since Saturday, May 4

The Arizona Department of Public Safety (AZDPS) is searching for a man by the name of John Kawaguchi, 52, who was involved in a pursuit with troopers Saturday, May 4, and again on Monday, May 6, according to police.

By The Daily Courier May 7, 2019
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Mostly aircraft are fighting the Mill Fire that began about 7 miles southwest of Crown King on Monday, May 6.

By The Daily Courier May 7, 2019
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Fire managers on the Bradshaw Ranger District plan to burn piles at various locations in the Prescott Basin beginning Tuesday, May 7, through Monday, May 13, pending favorable weather conditions, according to a Prescott National Forest press release.

By The Daily Courier May 6, 2019
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A Cornville man was reportedly thrown from his motorcycle after hitting a guardrail along Cornville Road and died from his injuries Sunday, May 5, police officials said.

By The Daily Courier May 6, 2019
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Blood drive, Northern Arizona VA Health Care systems, 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Theatre Bldg 15, 500 HWY 89 North. Call 928-776-6013 or visit Bloodhero.com sponsor code PVA.

By The Daily Courier May 5, 2019
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Northern Arizona VA Health Care Systems at 500 HWY 89 North in Prescott, will host its 9th annual VA2K Walk and Roll on Wednesday, May 15.

By The Daily Courier May 5, 2019
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Tax Day has come and gone, but your trepidation was warranted. Gov. Doug Ducey is one step closer to getting what he wants, while lawmakers are pressing for the state’s taxpayers and financial health.

By The Daily Courier May 5, 2019
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Historic Downtown Walking Tours "Where It All Began" 10 a.m., Vistor Information Center at Prescott Chamber of Commerce, Park at Granite Street parking garage.

By The Daily Courier May 4, 2019
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Bradshaw Mountain Hi-Railers running model trains, 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Gateway Mall near the play area. New item: Magic/Mystery Trolley.

By The Daily Courier May 3, 2019
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A state grand jury indicted Shane Dawson Stewart of Tucson on April 29 for allegedly transporting an estimated 3,000 pills containing fentanyl.

By The Daily Courier May 2, 2019
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Burglars entered the Cottonwood Bank of America building Sept. 27, 2016, and made off with $350,000. Police think it was an inside job that involved someone using keys to the bank.

By The Daily Courier May 2, 2019
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The Prescott Valley Police Department (PVPD) arrested a Prescott Valley woman Wednesday, May 1, after receiving a report of an attempted homicide in progress.

By The Daily Courier May 2, 2019

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