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Nanci Hutson
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The long-awaited health metrics from the state Department of Health affirm what public school leaders across the area already know — schools cannot open until COVID-19 spread is more under control.

By Nanci Hutson August 8, 2020
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Prescott High delivers personal ceremony for grads
Badgers’ Class of 2020 sent off into world COVID-19 style; ‘It’ll be one they’ll never forget’

On a hot August day — six months after students were last allowed inside Prescott High School — 240 of the 400 members of the Class of 2020 celebrated their graduation on Bill Shepard Field: COVID-19 style.

By Nanci Hutson August 8, 2020
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Which families will opt to keep kids home?
Prescott Unified board member empathizes with families wrestling with school uncertainty

With the all-remote learning expected to be temporary — albeit no one yet knows for how long — Prescott Unified School District Governing Board members were curious this week about the segue back to in-classroom instruction and options for those who choose not to return.

By Nanci Hutson August 6, 2020
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Yavapai County is nearing the place where schools will meet the health metrics needed to reopen for at least hybrid learning, according to local health officials.

By Nanci Hutson August 6, 2020
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Taylor Hicks Elementary second grader Lizzie Mackin in Prescott twirled around in her first day of school pink tulle skirt and Mickey/Minnie Mouse sparkling top as she awaited signing into her new classroom.

By Nanci Hutson August 6, 2020
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Prescott Unified School District starts its new school year today, Aug. 6 and school leaders assure teachers and staff are ready to “kick some butt” with remote learning for all of its 4,000 students.

By Nanci Hutson August 5, 2020
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With the 2020-2021 school year resuming with remote online learning, Prescott Valley Police are urging parents to be diligent about monitoring their children’s daily online activity.

By Nanci Hutson August 5, 2020
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Beware opening emails from various subscription services – NetFlix, Google, Apple - asking for personalized information: it is a scam, according to the Prescott Valley Police Department.

By Nanci Hutson August 5, 2020
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A political newcomer and a seasoned state lawmaker from Maricopa County Tuesday night, Aug. 4, appear to have emerged from a field of five candidates as front runners in the Republican primary for the state Legislative District 1 seat.

By Nanci Hutson August 4, 2020
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Two men staying at a Prescott Valley motel were arrested and charged with three felony counts related to firing guns in the motel’s parking lot on Sunday, Aug. 2, according to a Prescott Valley Police Department news release.

By Nanci Hutson August 4, 2020

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