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Richard Haddad
Editor, Prescott News Network

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Richard Haddad is the editor for Prescott News Network, including The Daily Courier, Prescott Valley Tribune and Chino Valley Review.

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Brian Randal honored by Finding and Making the Good
Local businessman dedicated to ‘Making the Good’

Finding and Making the Good has recognized Brian Randal, owner of Leap of Faith Tattoo, for “consistently giving of himself to those in need in our community.”

By Richard Haddad February 24, 2021
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I’d like to personally congratulate Prescott fifth-grader Aliyah Alpert for winning the 75th annual Yavapai County Spelling Bee for the third year in a row.

By Richard Haddad February 22, 2021
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Movie shines light on abuse of police power against immigrants
Locally-funded film tells story of blurred truth and a dirty fight for justice

One of the most powerful ways to stop an injustice is to let people witness it with their own eyes and feel it with their own emotions.

By Richard Haddad February 18, 2021
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A number of years ago there was a man who worked at my office that everyone loved. For this story I’ll call him James.

By Richard Haddad February 15, 2021
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County to receive 9,400 COVID-19 vaccine doses, CDC stresses safety ahead of Super Bowl
41 more COVID-19 cases, 2 additional deaths reported in Yavapai County overnight

Health officials at Yavapai County Community Health Services said they are encouraged to receive 9,400 doses of COVID-19 vaccine for next week.

By Richard Haddad February 5, 2021
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Vaccine supply shortage: No new appointments available at local POD sites
26 more COVID-19 cases, 4 additional deaths reported in Yavapai County overnight

Because of a shortage of Moderna vaccine doses, no vaccination appointments are currently available at local, large Points of Distribution or POD sites.

By Richard Haddad February 3, 2021
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Last week we published a story by Courier reporter Nanci Hutson about a local family that opened their home and their hearts to become foster parents to a 4-day-old newborn baby girl....

By Richard Haddad February 2, 2021
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I was recently asked why I do not write columns about politics or politicians. The fact is I do, but not in a traditional manner.

By Richard Haddad January 16, 2021
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Haddad: A bride, a book and a journey almost missed
How do you get a boy to start reading?

I was not a very honest child. I can confess it now, but at the time I thought I was clever when I cheated on book reports. I fooled teachers for years — but at what price?

By Richard Haddad January 4, 2021
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“And she brought forth her firstborn son, and wrapped him in swaddling clothes, and laid him in a manger; because there was no room for them in the inn.

By Richard Haddad December 21, 2020

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