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Tim Wiederaenders
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Friends and people I talk with — who have never been to the Prescott area — often act surprised that we have “seasons.”

By Tim Wiederaenders October 12, 2019
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Black bear sighted multiple times in Prescott Valley in past month; trapping unsuccessful
Lynx Creek, Victorian Estates, Diamond Valley and now StoneRidge

Prescott Valley Animal Control Supervisor Tim Yogerst has a message: Don’t feed the bears. In fact, don’t leave your trash unsecured or pet food out.

By Tim Wiederaenders October 12, 2019
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If you attended the Wings Out West airshow this past Saturday you experienced a real treat. I did not — went to work on the Sunday edition; however, I was amazed by the show too.

By Tim Wiederaenders October 10, 2019
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On occasion I see comments that make me wonder: why do people live here?

By Tim Wiederaenders October 3, 2019
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I read with interest an article about how an attorney for the state asked a federal judge to uphold a law that challengers say is designed to make it more difficult for people to propose their own laws.

By Tim Wiederaenders September 26, 2019
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The Johnson Fire, which is 8 miles south of Prescott, on the Bradshaw Ranger District of the Prescott National Forest, has burned approximately 200 acres and has zero containment.

By Tim Wiederaenders September 22, 2019
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The Friday Catchall: • VOTING CYCLE – The next chance to vote is coming up fast. Yavapai County Recorder Leslie Hoffman reports upcoming elections for the City of Prescott (council – one seat), Town of Dewey-Humboldt (APS franchise agreement), and Inscription Canyon Ranch Sanitary District all on Tuesday, Nov. 5.

By Tim Wiederaenders September 19, 2019
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It was with a bit of dismay that I read the comments coming into my email’s inbox this past week regarding the smoke that surprised all of us Friday morning, Sept. 13.

By Tim Wiederaenders September 14, 2019
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Smoke in the Quad Cities? It's from up north
Whiskey Fire on Coconino National Forest tops 3,500 acres

The smoke you awoke to Friday morning, Sept. 13, in the Quad Cities was from the 3,500-acre Whiskey Fire, which is burning on the Coconino National Forest.

By Tim Wiederaenders September 13, 2019
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Prescott pedestrians are scrambling across the intersection of Gurley and Montezuma streets. It is a two-week experiment by the city to see whether it improves traffic flow (people and drivers).

By Tim Wiederaenders September 12, 2019

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