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Prescott Valley Kmart building gets new owner
Phoenix-based and family-owned Pruitt’s Fine Furniture is moving into the site of the former Prescott Valley Kmart, 7550 Highway 89. The sale closed Thursday, Dec. 13, said Pruitt’s Fine Furniture General Manager Christy Smith.
Shop with a Cop special for police, kids
As he perused the electronics section with Kobe, 12, on Saturday morning, Dec. 15, at the Walmart on Glassford Hill Road, Prescott Valley Police Officer Brandon Kelly remembered participating in the first local Shop with a Cop event 21 years ago.
Jailed teen warns of ‘Skittles’ pill-sharing parties after fentanyl-laced Percocet killed his friend
One night. One choice. One pill. One life. This was the theme of the Armed to Know 911 program offered to 300 parents and teenagers on Monday night, Dec. 10, as an emergency response to fentanyl-laced drugs stealing young lives in this area.
Community mourns those dead from drug, alcohol use
When he was 17 years old, William Marchbanks lost his cousin to a heroin overdose in Flagstaff. Now 25, he just lost his close friend in Flagstaff to the same substance. “It’s really fresh,” he said. “We were best friends since Little League.”
Family Owned Furniture Company to Move Into Former Prescott Valley Kmart
Pruitt’s Fine Furniture Working Toward Early March 2019 Open Date, To Hire Around 20 Employees. Text-To-Speech Audio Player made possible by Homestead Luxury Apartments of Prescott Valley.
Alleged Fentanyl dealer and 2 others arrested by PANT
Partners Against Narcotics Trafficking detectives (PANT) have made more drug arrests, including two involving fentanyl. Over the past several months, PANT received information identifying 53-year-old Prescott Valley resident Todd Bearden as a dealer of fentanyl pills and powder in Yavapai County, ac
Prescott Fire Department Facilitates Trail Rescue
Prescott Fire Department rescues 70 year-old woman. Sunday afternoon found Prescott firefighters facilitating the recovery of a woman in her 70’s from the Salida Gulch trail near Lynx Lake. Around 3:30pm dispatchers received a call stating that a woman with a hiking group had suffered a possible bro
Opinion: The Political Lynching of David Stringer
"...some Republicans have stolen the worst page from the backstabbing Progressive playbook." Some state and local politicians that many of us admired have used tactics that have tarnished that admiration and left us disappointed. It appears that the state and local Republican establishment has gone
PANT continues effort to rid Yavapai County of Fentanyl Drug Plague
FENTANYL DEALER ARRESTED - Over the past several months, Partner’s Against Narcotics Trafficking detectives (PANT) received information identifying 53-year-old Prescott Valley resident Todd Bearden as a dealer of fentanyl pills and powder in Yavapai County. Bearden was known to purchase fentanyl lac
Armed suspect fires weapon in Cordes Lakes neighborhood, threatens to ‘shoot it out’ with deputies
A Cordes Lakes man faces a long list of charges after allegedly firing off a weapon in a neighborhood, running from police and then trying to escape again while already detained, according to authorities.
Prescott police find stolen weapon, meth in vehicle driving along Gurley Street
Two Chino Valley residents were booked into the Yavapai County jail Wednesday, Dec. 12, after police found a stolen gun and illicit drugs in their vehicle. Prescott Police Department (PPD) officers pulled the car over at about 7:30 a.m. for a registration violation in the 1200 block of East Gurley.
Calendar of Events: Dec. 15-21
Touchmark Trekkers beginning hiking club, 8 a.m., Touchmark Health & Fitness Club, 3150 Touchmark Blvd., Prescott. Please RSVP to this free event by calling 928-632-7800. Burning Desire to Feed the Hungry Food Drive, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Prescott Valley Safeway, 7720 E. Highway 69.
Decrepit property where homicide occurred transformed into vacation rental
Looking at 429 Beach Ave., one would never think it used to be a dilapidated home with a troubled past. A black metal gate corrals a clean front yard with a cement path leading up to a hospitable-looking residence. A spotless exterior with a fresh coat of royal blue paint invites the eye and sends t
ADOT adds travel times along I-17 to Flagstaff
If you’re used to hearing those words over and over while driving on Interstate 17 between Phoenix and Flagstaff, the answer is now on the Arizona Department of Transportation’s electronic message boards.
Forest Service plans camping crackdown along Arizona 260 and Salt Mine Road corridor
CAMP VERDE – As cooler weather approaches Arizona, visitors begin to flock to the Verde Valley to enjoy their favorite outdoor activities. Many of these visitors enjoy dispersed camping in the Verde Valley on forest lands.
Yavapai County Academy Graduates 22 Cadets for 11 Arizona Law Enforcement Agencies
Academy based at Yavapai College Bestowed Badges on 22 Men and Women During A Graduation Ceremony on December 13th. Text-To-Speech Audio Player made possible by Homestead Luxury Apartments of Prescott Valley.
West Yavapai Guidance Clinic again earns Joint Commission Accreditation
West Yavapai Guidance Clinic earned re-accreditation in 2018 from the Joint Commission, demonstrating a commitment to meeting high quality and performance standards. This certification was achieved through the hard work and dedication of 330 staff members based in Prescott, Chino Valley and Prescott
Community Calendar: Dec. 14-17
Lapsit Storytime, 9:30 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Qigong Class, 9:30 a.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E Civic Circle, Crystal Room. Conversational Spanish, 10 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St.
Arizona Sen. Jon Kyl To Resign At The End Of The Year
Arizona Republican Sen. Jon Kyl is resigning. Kyl wrote in a letter to Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey he plans to step down from his position at the end of the year. He said in part, "It has been an honor and a privilege to again serve the people of Arizona."
Cloudy but warmer weather moves into Arizona
PHOENIX, AZ (3TV/CBS5) -- Pretty nice weather for mid December is expected this weekend with temperatures a few degrees warmer than normal. For Friday through Saturday, high pressure will keep conditions dry but allow high clouds to increase across Arizona as an area of low pressure develops around