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Camp Verde Mayor Q&A Round 3: Charles German

Camp Verde Mayor Q&A Round 3: Charlie German

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Cottonwood City Council Q&A Round 4: Jackie Nairn

The location of this consolidated court would also be important as I would want to ensure that those who need to attend the court are able to get there without undue hardship and I would want to know the public wants such a change.

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Camp Verde Mayor Q&A Round 3: Jackie Baker

Camp Verde Mayor Q&A Round 3: Jackie Baker

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Cottonwood City Council Q&A Round 4: Bill Tinnin

As I understand it, annexation is up to the residents of the Verde Villages and the City can only give guidance. Since moving here from Flagstaff in the late 80’s I’ve lived in a few of the Verde Village units and I’ve never really understood why they weren’t annexed, I think it would be a good thing.

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Mingus sues to stop consolidation election

Petitions ‘designed to confuse and mislead’

COTTONWOOD – If it’s not the whole truth, it isn’t the truth at all.

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Cottonwood City Council Q&A Round 4: Michael Mathews

I believe (annexation) is eventually inevitable and mutually beneficial.

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Psychiatrist appointed to examine Jeremiah Gaver

PRESCOTT -- A psychiatrist has been appointed to examine the mental competency of Jeremiah Gaver, one of the men involved in a 2015 melee in the Cottonwood Walmart parking lot that left one man dead and two others shot, including a Cottonwood police officer.

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Married couple in meth bust each get 10 years

CAMP VERDE -- A married couple from Winslow who were both arrested in a methamphetamine arrest last year were each sentenced to 10 years in prison Monday on transportation of dangerous drug charges.

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Mingus Union offers school psychologist 5-percent raise, flexible schedule, but no longer Special Education director

COTTONWOOD – It’s reasonable to give the school psychologist a 5-percent raise and allow him to work four 10-hour days each week when the district’s other teachers are required to work five days.

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Cottonwood Public Safety Communications Center earns membership in national program for missing, exploited children

COTTONWOOD - From the moment the report of a missing child comes in, to the resolution of the case, every action taken has the potential to make the difference between a successful recovery and a tragic outcome.

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Thunder & Lightnin’ to take stage at Clarkdale Concert in the Park

Grassy Roots-Americana band Thunder & Lightnin’ will be the first to perform this season from the Clarkdale Town Park Gazebo. Their long anticipated concert is this Saturday, July 21st from 7-9 p.m.

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Judge OK’S ‘clean elections’ measure for November ballot

PHOENIX -- Arizonans will get a chance to vote in November on whether they want to alter the powers of the Citizens Clean Elections Commission.

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Jury notes could be grounds for mistrial in Arizona Corporation Commission bribery case

PHOENIX -- The admission by a juror in the Corporation Commission bribery trial that she made some notes at home and brought them to deliberations could lead to a new trial even after all the testimony has been heard.

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Cottonwood City Council Q&A Round 4: Doug Hulse

The city should remain neutral taking no action on a proposed annexation until approached by property owners of the areas that might desire annexation. Annexation is a lengthy, very public, and somewhat complicated legal process that must be initiated by the property owners desiring annexation. It cannot happen “in the dark of the night.”

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Cottonwood City Council Q&A Round 4: Kyla Allen

I’ve found the best way for the City to approach annexation of an inhabited area, such as those mentioned, is to participate in an advisory role only.

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VERDE VALLEY EDUCATOR OF THE WEEK: Kristy Aston

In education, resourcefulness isn’t limited to the classroom.

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New RV resort in Clarkdale

Rain Spirit RV Resort, 551 S. Broadway, Clarkdale, is now open and offers spectacular views of Tuzigoot, the Verde River, Jerome, Sycamore Canyon and the Verde Canyon Railroad Train. Rain Spirit features 63 sites, big rigs are welcome, setting up an RV or trailer is easy with wide paved roads.

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Court rules USGS not liable in fatal 2012 copter crash over Verde River

The failure of a federal agency to mark an overhead cable does not make the government liable for the death of a helicopter pilot who flew into it, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Friday.

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Cornucopia offers free training for agricultural, handling practices

On Aug. 13, Arizona Department of Agriculture and the Cornucopia Community Advocates’ Food Recovery Program will host a free Good Handling Practices (GHP) and Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) training at the Camp Verde Community Library.

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Judge to rule on Clean Elections measure

A judge will decide whether lawmakers have an absolute right to ask voters to approve two changes in law in a single act, even if they may only want one of them and not the other.

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Let’s go to camp: Camp Verde’s summer day camp offers fun in active, educational and experiential environment

Have fun and make friends. : That’s what the Town of Camp Verde’s Parks and Recreation wants for children who come to summer camp.

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YCSO: Crews use GPS tracker to rescue father, son hikers

Yavapai County Search and Rescue Team’s Backcountry Unit rescued a missing father, son and dog Tuesday near the Wet Beaver Wilderness area, according to a Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office news release.

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Cottonwood to decide on OTA funds Tuesday

Council will also host public hearing on new water capacity fees

Cottonwood City Council will decide on how the city will proceed with funding the Old Town Association next Tuesday.

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Jerome weighs parking kiosks on Hull Ave.

Right now, parking in Jerome is free – but also limited.

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Turning tables: Couple aims to serve fresh produce from Verde Valley Farms

A couple has opened a market on the corner of Cornville Road and Page Springs Road that aims to bring local produce from Verde Valley farms, gardens and orchards directly to area residents.

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