14 hrs ago
Design a Main Street for the Camp Verde of the Future
What would you like Camp Verde's downtown to look like in the future? Camp Verde Promotions is hosting a contest for students age 10-18 to design a Main Street.
17 hrs ago
Reward upped for fugitive Dickinson
The reward for information leading to the capture of the fugitive Wade Dickinson has been increased from $5,000 to $7,000.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Learning from their peers: Camp Verde council, staff prepare for conference
Martin, Economic Development Director Steve Ayers and six of the Town's seven council members will attend the 2014 League of Arizona Cities and Towns conference this week in Phoenix.
Camp Verde calls for outside investigation of grievances
VVN/Bill Helm Town Manager Russ Martin and Town Council have agreed to let an independent investigator decide whether complaints filed July 30 by Camp Verde Marshal's Office employees are substantiated.
A Hand for Jared
Rimrock resident Lisa Diacik talks with her 16-year-old son Jared Bucey during a benefit dinner and silent auction Saturday at the Community Center gym.
Verde Valley Archaeology Center receives conservation qualification
The Verde Valley Archaeology Center has received a major endorsement of its conservation efforts and abilities in a Conservation Assessment report from staff of the Arizona State Museum.
The Daily Courier
Comments run 2-1 in favor of jail tax increase
Twice as many people submitted statements of support than opposition to the proposed Yavapai County jail sales tax increase for the publicity pamphlet that registered voters will get in the mail.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Camp Verde prepares for sesquicentennial celebration with logo contest
In 1865, Anglo-Americans first settled what we now call Camp Verde. Next year, the community will celebrate its sesquicentennial.
Yavapai Apache Nation breaks ground on Marketplace
Aug. 11, the Yavapai-Apache Nation broke ground for a new convenience market to be built on the northeast corner of Quath-quo-Ooda and 260, across from the Yavapai County Superior Court in Camp Verde.
Editorial: Arizona still sluggish in economic innovation
If you visit many places outside of Arizona you will probably see something you don't see much of in the Grand Canyon State - new construction.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
The Arizona Republic
Phoenix police informant's killer gets 37-year sentence
A man convicted of killing a Phoenix police informant in 2001 was sentenced on Friday to more than 37 years in prison.
Judge: Jack Rider jury will hear two differing causes of death
The defense of Jack Rider has gotten more complicated. Wednesday, attorney John Sears brought Mark Fischione to the stand in an attempt to have the current Yavapai County Medical Examiner excluded as an expert witness.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Character Area versus Land Use Map
Reinventing the wheel is how B.J. Davis described the Planning & Zoning Commission incorporating character areas into the Town's General Plan.
Heroin bust atypical for Camp Verde High School
A student's odd behavior at Camp Verde High School Wednesday morning led to an arrest on seven felony charges.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
True Colors: Camp Verde's Character Areas focus of...
When Town's staff and Planning & Zoning Commission began General Plan work sessions last August, Community Development Director Mike Jenkins said the plan needed nothing more than an update.
Multiple ICE arrests in Yavapai County
During the week of July 28, officers with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Enforcement and Removal Operations Team made multiple arrests in several areas of Yavapai County.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Editorial: Where are all the experts when it's time to run for school board?
When you look at the ballots for this year's school board elections in the Verde Valley, it's readily apparent that this is a thankless job that not very many people want.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Clarkdale looks at county's jail tax request
Yavapai County is asking voters for a half-cent sales tax to support its growing jail population, an issue to be presented Tuesday to members of the Clarkdale town council.
Cottonwood man charged with luring minor for sex
James Grace, 24, was arrested Thursday and booked into the Camp Verde Jail on charges of aggravated luring of minor, sexual conduct with a minor, child molestation, involving a minor in a drug offense, and contributing to delinquency of minor.