11 hrs ago
Verde Valley felons still walking streets
As part of Yavapai County's seasonal Catch-22 initiative to lock up outstanding felons, the effort is looking for three that were last known to live in the Verde Valley.
11 hrs ago
Nic's returns with best chocolate for second year
Despite chilly blustery weather Saturday evening, the Old Town Association chalked-up another sellout of the ever-popular Chocolate Walk.
11 hrs ago
Catch 22: Seeking three wanted men in Verde Valley
As part of Yavapai County's seasonal Catch 22 initiative to lock up outstanding felons, the effort is looking for three that were last known to live in the Verde Valley.
12 hrs ago
Letter: Thank you Food City for Thanksgiving joy
Thank you Food City and everyone who made turkey and food donations. Your generosity helped many families enjoy a Thanksgiving dinner they may otherwise have gone without.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Arizona State Parks
Start the New Year with First Day Hikes at State Parks on January 1
Each year America's State Parks announces a national collaboration of all 50 State Park systems across America to sponsor guided "First Day Hikes" on New Year's Day.
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.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Hot debate over civil unions in Cottonwood
The passion in the room was so thick it could be cut with a knife. There were no smiles; everyone in the audience was deadly serious.
Hell's Angel in Cottonwood bar fight
The Yavapai County Gang and Immigration Intelligence Team Enforcement Mission detectives assisted Cottonwood Police Department with an investigation at Rockin B Saloon in Cottonwood for a report of a fight Aug. 10. Two males allegedly assaulted another male following an arm-wrestling match.
Celebration of Christmas takes stage at Emmanuel Fellowship
EF Productions brings Christmas magic to Cottonwood with their 19th annual "Celebration of Christmas," which opens tonight, December 6, and runs until December 9. The musical production held at Emmanuel Fellowship Church features talented actors and a wealth of extras from the local community, a live orchestra, impressive stage effects and a ... (more)
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Deputies detain/cite 25 for trespass inside vacant Verde Village home
Nov. 30, around 12:30 a.m., Yavapai County sheriff's deputies were called to the 1600 block of South Carpenter Lane in Verde Village, regarding suspicious people and vehicles in the area.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Volunteers needed to install medical alert units for at-risk older adults
Verde Valley Caregivers is in need of volunteers to help install Guardian Angel Medical Alert Units to older adults who live alone and are at risk for falling down.
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.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Black Friday: Cottonwood mom and pops offer big box deals
Cottonwood's Old Town district provided ample proof Friday that traditional mom-and-pop stores can compete with big box retailers on Black Friday.
Construction begins for slag harvesting project in Cottonwood
Minerals Research and Recovery has been harvesting a former copper mine slag near an Ajo, Ariz., for abrasives for things like sand paper and asphalt roofing tile.
Cottonwood Fire Department smoke detector program benefits El Rio del Oro Mobile Home Park
Fire personnel installed smoke detectors in 35 homes and distributed an additional five detectors to residents in the community who wanted to install the detectors themselves.
Mother, daughter donate 16 inches of hair for cancer patients
Eight-year-old Leah Pedersen sat in her booster seat Tuesday afternoon as a stylist at Teaser's salon in Cottonwood put eight inches of her long blonde hair into a ponytail and snipped it through.
Verde Valley Voices present 'Be Joyful!' Christmas Concert
The Verde Valley Voices will hold their Christmas Concert "Be Joytful!" Saturday Dec. 7 at the Mingus Union High School Auditorium,.
Letter: Citizen Police Academy was a great experience
Thank you, Chief Fanning and Sergeant Savage. My wife and I had the opportunity to attend and complete the Cottonwood Citizen Police Academy, class of 2013.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Letter: Help protect homeless neighbors during winter months
The Loft opened in 2010 in answer to the lack of shelter for our homeless neighbors.
Mission: Thanksgiving Dinner
With the Flying High Turkey Drive complete, the Old Town Mission began distribution of complete Thanksgiving Day meals on Tuesday morning, continuing on a first come-first serve basis until exhausting the 600+ meal boxes.