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Clarkdale may pursue permanent home rule fix
Clarkdale voters approved the town's home rule option once again Tuesday, but still had 226 votes in favor of cutting the municipal budget by about half, according to unofficial Yavapai County election results.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Big Brothers Big Sisters not part of Boys & Girls Club
Last week's announcement of the closure of the Cottonwood Boys and Girls Club caused concern for another local organization serving youth facing adversity.
Death by overdose?
A Cottonwood woman, found dead in a home in the 100 block of 10th Street, may have died of a drug overdose, according to Cottonwood police.
Personal emphasis on personal fitness is cornerstone of rec center personal training
Athletics can serve many different purposes for different people. Some compete in team sports, while others are individual.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Boys & Girls Club national spokesman talks about 'what's next' for Cottonwood assets
Last week's announcement that the Boys and Girls Club of Northern Arizona had dissolved has prompted a lot of questions about what will become of the property and assets the club accumulated.
Editorial: Tight-lipped Boys & Girls Club did not win any friends this year
But at the same time, the leadership of the Boys & Girls Club did not win any friends this year with its absolute lack of communication about the status of the organization.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Science Foundation awards technology grants to two Yavapai County schools
Science Foundation Arizona has awarded two Yavapai County school programs with funds from The Margaret T. Morris Foundation and The Dow Foundation.
Rimrock man sentenced for stabbing Cottonwood man
A 38-year-old Cottonwood man was stabbed outside the McGuireville Tavern April 4 just before 2 in the morning.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
The Arizona Republic
Help Wanted: Nurses will be hired at 2 job fairs
Mountain Vista Medical is hosting job fairs on Sept. 4 and Sept. 18 to hire between 15 and 20 experienced registered nurses.
Northern Arizona Boys & Girls Club finally dissolves
The Cottonwood-based Boys & Girls Club of Northern Arizona will end operations effective immediately, according to Barbara Stricker, Operations Manager of the Pacific Region of the national after-school organization.
Cottonwood man sentenced for VOC home invasion
Kenneth Birchett, Jr., a 51-year-old Cottonwood man, was sentenced to 30 years in the Arizona Department of Corrections last week by Yavapai County Superior Court Judge Michael Bluff.
Gear Up integrates out-of-district freshmen 'Linklets' into Mingus life
A quick hug and a few hi-best-friends later, freshmen Serina Stanley and senior Link Crew leader Charles Novak are one of Mingus Union High School's transition successes.
Cardinals Moms Clinic educates and informs
Cottonwood "football moms" who attended the Arizona Cardinals Moms Football Clinic at Cardinal Stadium on July 30 left with a strong sense of how the game has evolved in recent years to encompass research leading to higher player safety outcomes.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
They're Here: Gangs a Yavapai reality, says task force
Nearly three dozen citizens gathered in Cottonwood last week. Many more were part of gatherings in Prescott and two other locations, as a presentation on Yavapai County gangs was televised throughout the county.
Highway 260 Cleanup
The Verde Villages Property Owners Association met up early Saturday morning at the One in Christ Church near the Verde Valley Fire Station parking lot for their annual clean up of Route 260 in Cottonwood.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Editorial: Drug-free zones start at home
What happens on a school campus is frequently a reflection of what is going on at home.
The Navajo Times
TOP: Delilah Browne from Cottonwood, Ariz., kisses the bottom of her baby's feet during a class on how to massage a baby at the Chinle Indian Health Service Health Promotion Department in Chinle on Friday.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
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.
Cottonwood fugitive arrested in North Phoenix
A fugitive from Cottonwood has been arrested in North Phoenix. Dustin Bush, 30, fled from deputies early last Friday morning during an Interstate 17 traffic stop in Black Canyon City.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
V Bar V Ranch Explorers Day Aug. 23; sign up by Aug. 15
Spend a day at the V Bar V Ranch, learn what the University of Arizona does there, and enjoy a V Bar V Ranch beef pit barbecue lunch with Dutch oven cobbler dessert, while listening to bluegrass music.