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Andrew Hartman, a National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) union president from the Quad Cities, stated in a Facebook post this month that some local post-office branches had received no mail for delivery on Aug. 1.

By Doug Cook August 8, 2020
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Every day for nearly the past 17 years, Pat Gregory operated A Dog’s Life, a hot-dog cart stationed in front of the Foxworth-Galbraith Home Improvement Center, 430 N. Sixth St., Prescott.

By Doug Cook August 8, 2020
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Gosar wins Republican primary, advances to General Election in U.S. District 4 race
Garners more than 62% of the vote to defeat challenger Ward

Incumbent U.S. District 4 Rep. Paul Gosar fended off challenger Anne Marie Ward of Prescott Valley to win the 2020 Republican primary election Tuesday night, Aug. 4, unofficially garnering 62.4% of nearly 88,000 votes cast.

By Doug Cook August 4, 2020
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Hunt, Hepperle each win seats on Prescott Valley Town Council
Grossman, Kinsinger, Dohm and Dickinson head to Nov. 3 runoff to fill other 2 spots

Lori Hunt and April Hepperle apparently each clinched a four-year term on the Prescott Valley Town Council Tuesday night, Aug. 4, as they were the two highest vote getters in the 2020 primary.

By Doug Cook August 4, 2020
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The Wesdamar Farms subdivision moved one step closer to reality on July 28 when the Chino Valley Town Council approved the rezone and the preliminary plat for the 10.5-acre property near the intersection of Highway 89 and West Road 2 South.

By Doug Cook August 4, 2020
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Desert Storm veteran finds niche as Walmart associate in Prescott Valley
For Richard Savage, America’s largest retailer has welcomed him with open arms

Richard Savage has worked for Walmart in Prescott Valley for the past six years, and he says he’s grateful for the giant retailer’s commitment to military veterans and their families.

By Doug Cook August 4, 2020
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Uncharted waters: HUSD welcomes students, parents ‘back to school’
Drive-thru orientation, online learning set the tone amid COVID-19 pandemic

Although it was not technically the first day of classes at Liberty Traditional School on Monday, administrators, teachers and staff tried to make student orientation go as smoothly as possible amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

By Doug Cook August 3, 2020
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The Landings of Prescott Valley, a new, single-floor senior living community at 3500 N. Windsong Drive, is mostly finished, but managers do not plan to open it until the end of September, executive director Gail Hitt said July 28.

By Doug Cook August 1, 2020
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Yavapai County has Arizona’s third-highest home values, financial tech company reports
Only Pinal, Maricopa counties rank higher in SmartAsset’s study

A financial technology company recently ranked Yavapai County as having the third-highest home values in Arizona over the past five years, basing its findings on factors such as school ratings and effective property tax rates.

By Doug Cook August 1, 2020
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The Northern Arizona Suns will relocate from Prescott Valley to Phoenix for the 2020-2021 NBA G League season before being sold to the NBA’s Detroit Pistons organization, a Phoenix Suns news release confirmed Wednesday, July 29.

By Doug Cook July 29, 2020

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