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Boy Scout wants to save lives for his Eagle project

PV youth to put the focus on human trafficking

Prescott Valley teen Ammon Montes listened when his Boy Scout troop had its occasional Scoutmaster’s Minute.

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MMA to converge on Event Center

Promoter plans on regular shows

In talking with friends who run other mixed martial arts promotions, Aggression Session MMA Founder and Principal Jody Murphy said they always talked about how well they did at the Prescott Valley Event Center and thought it was interesting that nobody would ever go back other than doing a show every year or couple of years.

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Voters reject Old Bank Building purchase

Dewey-Humboldt considers what’s next for historical society, town

Despite the residents of Dewey-Humboldt voting against the purchase of the Old Bank Building at 12925 Main Street in the town’s special election on Tuesday, March 14, nothing has changed from the perspective of the Dewey-Humboldt Historical Society, said President David Nystrom.

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Construction coming to one of PV’s busiest intersections

Work at Glassford Hill and Long Look to begin in late May

One of the busiest non-Highway 69 intersections in Prescott Valley is expected to start in late May.

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Top teacher makes learning fun, but keeps it serious

Minarik motivates her students to think

Having been a teacher for nearly 15 years, Bradshaw Mountain High School English Teacher Sheryl Minarik said she got into teaching out of a love of school, reading, books, writing and being involved with kids.

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Theater experiments with four directors, one play

“Arsenic & Old Lace” opens this weekend

While most plays have only one director, Prescott Valley Performing Arts’ first show of the season, “Arsenic & Old Lace,” has four directors, said Executive Director Clyde Neville, calling the move an educational experiment.

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Unofficial: Dewey-Humboldt voters say 'no' to building purchase

Historical society continues to wait for investor

About a year ago, the Town of Dewey-Humboldt put together a survey for its citizens where one of the questions was whether or not the town should use tax money to support the historical society.

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PV library embraces the digital age

Staff promotes free eBooks program

During her first year in Prescott Valley Public Library’s adult services, one duty was to purchase books for OverDrive, the eBook program the library utilizes, said Adult Services Library Assistant Carol Swenson.

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People & Places: Passing on a love for reading

Bradshaw Mountain Middle School teacher earns top honor

Back when she was a student, Diane Hamilton said she had some really great teachers in middle school and high school that she points to as those who influenced her to become a teacher.

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Difficult land parcel to be developed for office facility

Will act as buffer between commercial, residential

The parcel of land located at 3881 North Robert Road has proven to be a pretty tough piece of dirt to develop in the past, said Prescott Valley Community Development Director Richard Parker.

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