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Presidents Day Schedule for the City of Prescott

PRESCOTT, AZ (February 12, 2019) – The City of Prescott offices will be closed on Monday, February 18, 2019, in observance of President’s Day. City Offices will reopen on Tuesday, February 19 at 8 a.m.

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Pile Burning Planned February 12th – 28th in the Prescott Basin

Prescott – Fire Managers on the Bradshaw Ranger District plan to continue taking advantage of favorable conditions, including fuel moisture levels, winds, and weather forecasts to continue burning piles at various locations in the Prescott Basin Tuesday, February 12th through Thursday, February 28th

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After Thursday flooding, at least a foot of weekend snow expected

Todd Whitney, director of Coconino County Emergency Management, walked around the county looking for damage after Thursday night's rain in Sedona and saw water lines on homes that were 2 to 3 feet high.

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One of A Kind Trophy Up for Grabs at the Rough Rider 100 Race of Champions in Prescott Valley

AMA Field Craft Survival Rough Rider 100 Race of Champions to Take Place President's Day Weekend at Prescott Valley’s Lynx Creek. At high noon on Sunday, February 18th, one hundred of the best off-road motorcycle racers from the across the United States and Canada, recognized by the premier sanction

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City of Prescott Household Hazardous Waste Collection

Prescott, AZ (February 11, 2019) – The City of Prescott Solid Waste Division will offer residents the opportunity to safely dispose of unwanted household hazardous waste with home collections, during the first three weeks of March.

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Woman busted for operating house of prostitution in Prescott, police say

PRESCOTT, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) - A woman is in trouble with the law after police said she was behind a business that housed prostitution in Prescott. According to police, officers searched a business on Miller Valley Road south of Whipple Street on Wednesday around 1:30 p.m. The department said they recei

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Heavy rain brings flooding to parts of northern Arizona

YAVAPAI COUNTY, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -- Much of Arizona saw heavy rainfall all day Thursday, especially in the high country. Both Oak Creek Canyon and Beaver Creek experienced heavy flooding.

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Police: Pedestrian dies after being struck by car near Arizona Avenue and Ray Road

CHANDLER, AZ — A pedestrian has died after being struck by a car in Chandler Friday night. The incident happened around 7:15 p.m. near Arizona Avenue and Ray Road. Chandler police tell ABC15 the man was not in a cross walk when he was hit.

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VIDEO: Yavapai County deputies save woman stuck in Verde River rapids

NEAR COTTONWOOD (3TV/CBS 5) -- The Yavapai Sheriff’s Office just released dramatic body camera video of two of its deputies saving a woman who was trapped by submerged boulders in fast-moving water.

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Don’t Tempt a Thief !!

On these cold winter mornings, it might seem like a good idea to start your car to let it warm up while you finish getting ready for work or school, but the Prescott Valley Police Department warns people to be extra careful if they do this. Unattended cars warming in driveways and parking lots are e

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Residents in Prescott seem divided over calls for controversial State Rep. David Stringer to quit

PRESCOTT, Ariz. (FOX 10) -- State Rep. David Stringer, a Prescott-area Republican whose remarks on minority students in public schools and African American immigrants have sparked allegations of racial insensitivity, still faces calls for him to resign.

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Bodycam footage shows ISIS suspect being shot by Arizona police officer

Police have released bodycam footage showing an Arizona sheriff’s deputy shooting a man who had pledged allegiance to the Islamic State. Sgt. Brandon Wells shot Ismail Hamed, 18, outside a police substation in Maricopa County last month after Hamed called 911, telling the operator he had a knife and

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Arizona Democrat wants to ban 'In God We Trust' license plates because it funds religious liberty group

An Arizona state lawmaker is trying to get rid of "In God We Trust" specialty license plates because he says an "extremist hate group" is benefiting from each purchase. The non-profit says it is the victim of a "misinformation campaign."

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KOLD INVESTIGATES: Is MS-13 a problem in southern Arizona?

TUCSON, AZ (KOLD News 13) - At campaign speeches and in his tweets, President Donald Trump mentions MS-13 as one of the reasons a border wall is a necessity because the situation at the border is a crisis.

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AZ ECO Development Annexation Application

CITY OF PRESCOTT STATEMENT REGARDING THE STATUS OF ARIZONA ECO DEVELOPMENT’S ANNEXATION APPLICATION. PRESCOTT, AZ (February 14, 2019) -- On August 3, 2018, Arizona Eco Development (AED) submitted a proposal for a sizable land annexation into the City of Prescott. This annexation proposal called for

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Marijuana Safety Bill Mysteriously Blocked In Arizona Senate

lives.” According to Borelli, the bill, a voter-protected measure, requires three-fourths support, or 23 votes in the Senate. While it made it way through two committees, not a single Democrat supported the bill.

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Prescott Valley’s Community Developer Integrating Multimedia Operations with School Media Classes

In its pursuit to integrate with media programs at the local schools, SignalsAZ.com – Talking Glass Media Studios, a subsidiary of the Fain Signature Group of Prescott Valley, has hired two high school interns, who are now collecting a regular paycheck while garnering valuable experience in multimed

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HORRIBLE: Dog trapped in muzzle for 2 weeks in northeastern Arizona

PHOENIX, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -- A dog is now recovering after she fell victim to a sad case of animal cruelty in far northeastern Arizona. The stray dog was caught in Tsaile, Arizona, which is in Apache County on the Navajo Nation.

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Sign removed from Dolphinaris Arizona after 4th dolphin dies, possibly from contact with humans

Signage outside a swim-with-the-dolphins venue in Arizona was removed Friday, one week after the facility was shuttered following the death of the fourth bottlenose dolphin in less than two years, according to reports.

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Arizona reaction to Trump’s border emergency splits along party lines

WASHINGTON – Arizona lawmakers’ reaction to President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national border security emergency Friday split along party lines, with Democrats blasting the move as “fear-mongering” that sets “a dangerous precedent.” But Republicans praised the president for taking action the

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