CAT takes a holiday too
Cottonwood Area Transit is pleased to announce that it will be operating regular service on Tuesday, Dec. 24, and Tuesday, Dec. 31. Any ADA riders that want a ride on Thursday, the day after Christmas, are encouraged to call the CAT office at 634-2287 no later than 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 24. The CAT office will open at its usual time of 8 a.m. on ... (more)
Wed Dec 18, 2013
Cottonwood latest to approve civil unions
The City of Cottonwood has joined a handful of Arizona communities in approving civil unions.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Editorial: Valley-wide deal puts 'service' in public transit
In the works for a year now, and under discussion much longer than that, the Yavapai-Apache Nation's transit system is about to go trans-valley next month.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Clarkdale Civil Union registration forms now available on the web
Clarkdale became the fifth municipality in Arizona to adopt a Civil Union Code when the Town Council voted unanimously on the issue Nov. 12. Couples interested in registering a Civil Union in Clarkdale may begin doing so on Dec. 12, which is the effective date of the newly adopted ordinance.
Bridgeport garage destroyed by fire
Just before midnight Wednesday, fire crews from the Verde Valley Fire District were dispatched to Bridle Path Lane in Bridgeport for an active fire in a structure.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
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Yavapai Silent Witness Catch 22 - Day 11: Suspect wanted on child sex charges
He is 24, stands 5-foot-5 and weighs 120 pounds. If you have information that leads to the arrest of No.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Cities, towns weather October downturn in sales tax revenue
Out of four Verde Valley communities, Cottonwood was alone in increasing its collected sales tax revenue in October, at about 5.7 percent more than the same month last year.
Copper Art Museum in Arizona offers copper art and decor ideas
The Copper Art Museum in Clarkdale, Arizona opened on December 1st and features what man created with the metal copper.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Editorial: Christmas season has obviously arrived in Verde Valley
From Cottonwood to Camp Verde to Clarkdale and up the mountain to Jerome, no one throws out the welcome mat for the holiday season as does the Verde Valley.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Council talks 260 4-lane, civil unions Tuesday
The discussion of upgrading SR 260 moves to the Cottonwood City Council chambers Tuesday night.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Verde Valley Leadership Class gets overview of local education system
Cottonwood-Oak Creek Superintendent Barb U'Ren explained to the VVL class how the school district has integrated the new Common Core standards into its curriculum.
Giving thanks is a community tradition
The Verde Valley Senior Center, Cottonwood, celebrated Thanksgiving with a full course holiday turkey dinner on Wednesday afternoon, November 20. The center was full - about 150 people were served at the center and another 200 meals were delivered as meals-on-wheels - as civic leaders from Jerome and Clarkdale served the three-course holiday ... (more)
Editorial: School districts' shared services no longer a joke
Last summer, Cottonwood-Oak Creek School Board President Jason Finger said the ongoing talk of shared services between his district and Mingus Union had begun to "sound like a joke."
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Clarkdale's St. Thomas Episcopal Church celebrates its centennial anniversary
Once upon a time nine people met in a home on the banks of the Verde River and St. Thomas Episcopal Church was born.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
The Pie Man: Faculty, parents make pies for annual UCS fundraiser
United Christian School student Preston Maynard, 13, looks hungrily at two of the pies his father Kip recently made for the school's 19th annual holiday pie sale.
Camp Verde crash claims second life
The Camp Verde Marshal's Office has been notified that 36-year old, Daniel Thornburg, the passenger in the white Toyota sedan, had succumbed to his injuries.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Editorial: All signs point to economic rebound for Cottonwood
It's been awhile folks, but we've got ourselves a good old-fashioned zoning fight going on in Cottonwood.
Teaching winery set to open in fall 2014
The Tuesday groundbreaking ceremony for the teaching winery at Yavapai College took place next to the vineyard where students learn to grow grapes.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Boomshackalack! 27th Annual 'Made in Clarkdale' expands to include entertainment
The 27th annual Made in Clarkdale Art Show expanded this year to include evenings of performing arts entertainment.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Girl Scouts' Thanksgiving Tradition
The Sinagua neighborhood Arizona Pine Council Girl Scout Troop held their annual Community Turkey Dinner on Wednesday at the Clarkdale - Jerome Elks Club Lodge in Clarkdale.