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Last week, Gov. Doug Ducey announced that the state will not require residents to wear masks in public, and from the reactions we’ve seen on social media and through comments sent to the Courier it appears a good many people agree with him.

By The Daily Courier June 15, 2020
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Yavapai County has recorded 382 confirmed cases of COVID-19 (coronavirus), up 20 over the weekend, according to a Yavapai County Community Health Services (YCCHS) news release Monday, June 15.

By The Daily Courier June 15, 2020
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Courier digital subscribers can print this Monday online extra. Take the Criss-Cross crossword puzzle challenge. This feature will print on standard 8.5x11-inch paper.

By The Daily Courier June 15, 2020
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Deputies in southern California said a reckless driver they were pursuing ended up crashing into a family's backyard swimming pool on Wednesday, June 10.

By The Daily Courier June 14, 2020
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A Florida man had to repeatedly pound the head of a 13-foot alligator to save his dog who was being dragged into a river.

By The Daily Courier June 13, 2020
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When The Barley Hound opened as Prescott’s first gastropub five years ago at 234 S. Cortez St., the restaurant became a favorite for its bone marrow and duck-fat fries, hipster vibe and craft cocktail menu.

By The Daily Courier June 13, 2020
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The State of Arizona’s total tally reached 34,458 confirmed cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) Saturday morning, June 13, up 1,540 cases. The statewide deaths increased by 39 to 1,183, according to the Arizona Department of Health Services.

By The Daily Courier June 13, 2020
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Courier digital subscribers can print this Saturday online extra. Take the Criss-Cross crossword puzzle challenge. This feature will print on standard 8.5x11-inch paper.

By The Daily Courier June 13, 2020
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Six confirmed cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) were added to the Yavapai County count Friday morning, June 12, for a total record of 368 positive cases, according to the Yavapai County Community Health Services.

By The Daily Courier June 12, 2020
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New Jersey barber Edwin Ramirez will be reopening his shop through the help of a curved, rolling shield he invented to keep salon workers and customers safe during the coronavirus pandemic

By The Daily Courier June 11, 2020
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‘Back to the Future’ is Prescott’s next free Moonlight Movie Night — Friday
Gates open at 5 p.m., film starts at sunset, at Ken Lindley Field

If you enjoyed the sci-fi film “Back to the Future” on the big screen in 1985, now is your chance to relive the adventure, or share it with your children and grandchildren.

By The Daily Courier June 11, 2020
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At approximately 9 p.m. Tuesday, June 9, police received reports of multiple shots fired in the 4200 block of North Papago Lane in the Town of Prescott Valley. One of the bullets struck a residence. No one was injured.

By The Daily Courier June 11, 2020
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Yavapai County is tentatively reporting another death attributed to COVID-19, but is investigating further to confirm the person’s place of residence, according to a Yavapai County Community Health Services (YCCHS) news release Thursday, June 11.

By The Daily Courier June 11, 2020
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A public webinar will be held from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 24, featuring the 10 candidates vying for four seats on the Prescott Valley Town Council.

By The Daily Courier June 10, 2020
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With recent nationwide protests grabbing news headlines on a daily basis due to the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who died in police custody last month, some community leaders have recently called for the defunding, downsizing and or the altogether abolishment of police departments.

By The Daily Courier June 10, 2020
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Yavapai County has recorded 353 confirmed cases of COVID-19 (coronavirus), up nine overnight, according to a Yavapai County Community Health Services (YCCHS) press release Wednesday, June 10.

By The Daily Courier June 10, 2020
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Courier reader Cindy Thompson went to hike the Prescott Peavine Trailhead near Watson Lake Friday morning, June 5, and realized she somehow lost her keys.

By The Daily Courier June 9, 2020
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A 5-year-old boy sank a hole-in-one at a popular Florida golf course Friday, June 5.

By The Daily Courier June 9, 2020

The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 6 in Prescott has awarded three scholarships for $1,000 each to three outstanding students.

By The Daily Courier June 9, 2020
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Yavapai County has recorded 344 confirmed cases of COVID-19 (coronavirus), up eight overnight, according to a Yavapai County Community Health Services (YCCHS) press release Tuesday, June 9.

By The Daily Courier June 9, 2020
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Firefighters in Scotland rescued a fox cub this week after the animal got its head stuck in a discarded wheel.

By The Daily Courier June 8, 2020
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All along in the process of Arizona Eco Development’s proposal to develop a portion of the Granite Dells, all sides have been spoken about in an abusively disparaging manner.

By The Daily Courier June 8, 2020
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The Arizona Department of Transportation advises drivers to plan for daytime lane closures on northbound Highway 89A while shoulder repair work is underway, according to an ADOT release Friday.

By The Daily Courier June 7, 2020
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A 76-year-old woman suffered multiple injuries and was airlifted to a Phoenix hospital after falling down steep concrete steps at a Dewey, Arizona park Sunday morning, June 7, 2020.

By The Daily Courier June 7, 2020
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A shoemaker in Romania is selling social distancing shoes — long-nosed footwear created to ensure people keep at least 5 feet apart.

By The Daily Courier June 6, 2020
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Courier digital subscribers can print this Saturday online extra. Take the Criss-Cross crossword puzzle challenge. This feature will print on standard 8.5x11-inch paper.

By The Daily Courier June 6, 2020
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A young boy got quite a surprise Friday morning when he came face-to-face with bear cub.

By The Daily Courier June 5, 2020
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J.C. Penney has announced the locations of 154 stores that will be closing across 38 states as it restructures after filing for bankruptcy in May. The Prescott, Arizona, store is not on the list.

By The Daily Courier June 5, 2020
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The state of Arizona added a record 1,579 new confirmed cases of coronavirus to its COVID-19 count Friday, June 5, bringing the total to 24,332 since the beginning of the pandemic.

By The Daily Courier June 5, 2020
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Two good Samaritans in Texas saved the life of a drowning baby deer after administering CPR.

By The Daily Courier June 4, 2020
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At 7:45 p.m. Friday and again on Saturday, June 6, the Town of Prescott Valley will show the 1992 comedy “A League of Their Own” in the Findlay Toyota Center parking lot, 3201 N. Main St.

By The Daily Courier June 4, 2020
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Grab your blankets, your lawn chairs, your kids and your best friends and head over to Ken Lindley Field for Prescott’s free Moonlight Movie Night on Friday, June 5.

By The Daily Courier June 3, 2020
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Prescott Frontier Rotary is spearheading a food/cleaning supplies drive for the Navajo Nation, as its June community service project, according to Mike Payson, the club’s Community Service and Programs director.

By The Daily Courier June 3, 2020
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All eyes were on downtown Prescott for a few hours Tuesday evening as hundreds of protesters marched at the courthouse plaza to voice their displeasure in the killing of an unarmed black man who died in police custody last week in Minnesota.

By The Daily Courier June 3, 2020
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Happenings, services and events from Prescott-area churches and congregations, as of June 4, 2020.

By The Daily Courier June 3, 2020
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A staff member on Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Prescott campus, who had been adhering to all health precautions, is currently in quarantine after testing positive for COVID-19, a university news release reported May 31.

By The Daily Courier June 2, 2020
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The Prescott Noon Lions Club’s newspaper recycling project, which has been out of service since late March for safety reasons due to the COVID-19 pandemic, will return to normal by mid-June.

By The Daily Courier June 2, 2020

At 8:30 a.m. Thursday, June 4, there will be a food box giveaway for residents of Dewey-Humboldt at the Dewey-Humboldt Town Hall parking lot, 2735 S. Highway 69.

By The Daily Courier June 2, 2020
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Yavapai County has 302 confirmed cases of COVID-19 (coronavirus), up three overnight, according to a Yavapai County Community Health Services (YCCHS) press release Tuesday morning, June 2.

By The Daily Courier June 2, 2020
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A Georgia woman and her brother had an unusual and frightening experience last month when a turtle crashed into their car windshield and became lodged in the glass on a busy highway.

By The Daily Courier June 2, 2020
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Car show set for June 6 in downtown Prescott
Mark your calendar for the 3rd annual 21st Century

The third annual 21st Century Car Show is scheduled for downtown Prescott on Cortez St. June 6, according to a release.

By The Daily Courier June 1, 2020
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Do you and your dog love to meet people? The interactions between an adult and a dog can be calming and comforting and between a child and a dog it can be inspirational.

By The Daily Courier June 1, 2020
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Yavapai County has 299 confirmed cases of COVID-19 (coronavirus), according to a Yavapai County Community Health Services (YCCHS) press release Monday morning, May 26.

By The Daily Courier June 1, 2020
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At 5:30 a.m Crawford Lewis was not expecting to see what triggered his doorbell cam — a large alligator climbing on his front porch bench trying to reach his metal sea turtle wall art.

By The Daily Courier May 31, 2020
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An Indiana woman said a letter her brother sent while serving in the Vietnam in 1968 arrived at her home in North Vernon last week, 52 years later.

By The Daily Courier May 30, 2020
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Arizona adds 790 confirmed cases of COVID-19 for new single-day record
Yavapai County sees one more case, one more death

The Arizona Department of Health Services reported a new single-day record 790 confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Saturday morning, May 30, according to its website.

By The Daily Courier May 30, 2020
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Courier digital subscribers can print this Saturday online extra. Take the Criss-Cross crossword puzzle challenge. This feature will print on standard 8.5x11-inch paper.

By The Daily Courier May 30, 2020
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Thursday, just before 1 p.m., the Cottonwood Fire Department responded to a reported brush fire along State Route 89A, just south of Bill Gray Road and Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.

By The Daily Courier May 29, 2020
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A 12-year-old boy in Italy was leaving a picnic with his family when an extremely large bear started following him.

By The Daily Courier May 28, 2020
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This November, Yavapai County governing boards will be seeking to fill seats and the Yavapai County Education Service Agency wants to keep all potential candidates and incumbents aware of the process that incorporates the official filings that must be made between June 8 and July 6, according to a release.

By The Daily Courier May 28, 2020

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