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Max Efrein
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The Prescott National Forest (PNF) has upgraded its management of the Cellar Fire, a wildfire that was started by lightning near Wagoner on Sunday, July 14.

By Max Efrein July 17, 2019
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A woman was helicoptered to Flagstaff Medical Center and a 4-month-old was transported to Yavapai Regional Medical Center after a two-vehicle crash on Highway 69 Tuesday afternoon, July 16.

By Max Efrein July 16, 2019
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A homeless woman who reported to police that someone had bugged her car was arrested in Cordes Junction Sunday, July 14, for an outstanding warrant and possession of drugs, including fentanyl.

By Max Efrein July 16, 2019
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The Prescott Valley Police Department (PVPD) are seeking information about an armed robbery that took place at the Comfort Suites in Prescott Valley on Saturday, July 13.

By Max Efrein July 16, 2019
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The Prescott National Forest has lifted the closure orders on the peregrine falcon breeding areas at both Thumb Butte and Granite Mountain.

By Max Efrein July 15, 2019
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Large earthquakes possible for Prescott area; how to prepare
Take these safety measures in case powerful temblor hits

Californians were recently reminded of what the ground we stand on is capable of, with two large earthquakes that centered near the small town of Ridgecrest on July 4 and 5.

By Max Efrein July 13, 2019
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Struggle with opiate addiction lands young man in prison
Father hopes teen’s problems behind him, looks to future

A 19-year-old Prescott man was recently sentenced to 3½ years in prison after a string of criminal behavior stemming from an opiate addiction that nearly ended his life several times.

By Max Efrein July 13, 2019
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Ever since he was a little kid learning about the moon landing, Sean Jeralds aspired to be in command of the first mission to Mars.

By Max Efrein July 13, 2019
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Wood balcony burns up in Prescott Valley
Firefighters prevent extensive damage to building’s interior

Crews with the Central Arizona Fire and Medical Authority (CAFMA) were able to save a building in Prescott Valley from extensive damage by quickly extinguishing a balcony fire Thursday afternoon, July 11.

By Max Efrein July 11, 2019
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Two toddlers are recovering in a Phoenix hospital after they’re believed to have eaten some of their father’s edible marijuana in Ash Fork Tuesday, July 9.

By Max Efrein July 11, 2019

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