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Authorities evacuate Lynx Lake area due to wildfire
Cause of blaze is under investigation

Authorities closed Walker Road near Costco in Prescott and evacuated parts of the Lynx Lake area due to a wildfire Friday afternoon, April 19.

By Max Efrein April 19, 2019
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Yavapai Silent Witness introduces new online tip system
Tipsters can now send photos, videos, audio files

Yavapai Silent Witness now has a new online tip system that allows anonymous tipsters to deliver tips in three different ways.

By Max Efrein April 18, 2019
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Arizona Supreme Court visits Prescott
Justices visit for outreach, hear oral arguments; PHS alum Robert Brutinel honored by school

Watching Arizona’s seven Supreme Court justices conduct oral arguments at Prescott High School (PHS) on Tuesday, April 16, was more akin to being a silent observer of a lively, yet highly-sophisticated Thanksgiving dinner debate than a traditional court proceeding.

By Max Efrein April 17, 2019
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A dump truck carrying rocks rolled on Highway 89A near Granite Dells Parkway shortly after noon, Wednesday, April 17.

By Max Efrein April 17, 2019
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Deputies seeking hit-and-run vehicle, suspect
Upwards of $1,000 in damage done to fence

If you’ve seen a damaged Dodge being driven around Prescott in the last few days, you might be able to help local authorities locate the suspect of a recent hit-and-run.

By Max Efrein April 16, 2019
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Fentanyl arrests, deaths are low so far this year in Yavapai County, but risks remain
PANT officials believe some behaviors are changing regarding use of dangerous drug

Since January, only one individual has been arrested in Yavapai County for selling fentanyl. Albeit, it was a large bust.

By Max Efrein April 13, 2019
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On May 1, Prescott Police Department will be losing one of its finest. After 30 years of service, Lead Police Officer Dave Fuller is retiring.

By Max Efrein April 13, 2019
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Small, homemade ‘ultralight’ aircraft crashes in Paulden
Pilot receives broken bones, flown to Flagstaff Medical Center

The pilot of a small aircraft was found conscious with broken bones after his homemade “ultralight” crashed in Paulden Thursday afternoon, April 11.

By Max Efrein April 12, 2019
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Fire season looms: Officials remind residents to do their part to ease danger
Wet winter could fuel trouble in spring and summer

Though Arizona just experienced an exceptionally wet winter, significant wildfire risks remain with the move into spring and summer, according to officials.

By Max Efrein April 11, 2019
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Prescott officials discuss criminal justice in Arizona
Make recommendations on how to improve system

For about the past year, Arizona Town Hall has been gathering thoughts and suggestions from communities throughout the state on how to improve Arizona’s criminal justice system.

By Max Efrein April 11, 2019

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