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Proposed traffic changes at highway intersection leave council concerned

ADOT requires extra lanes at highways 69, 169 for planned Giant gas station

The developers who want to build a Giant gas station at the southeast corner of highways 69 and 169 in Dewey-Humboldt can do so as long as they meet the requirements of the Arizona Department of Transportation.

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LOVE Rally

Be an advocate for public education

At one of only three locations in the state, Bradshaw Mountain High School hosted local teachers, school board members, parents and students from the Quad Cities for a LOVE rally — Lifting Our Voices for Education — on Feb. 14, Arizona Statehood Day and Valentine’s Day.

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Do you know where your money is?

Keep valuables in old bank safe weighing 3,600 pounds!

In the market for a safe? Second Glance Collectibles and Antiques in Mayer has a unique one for sale.

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Cities, towns face jail costs, property taxes may increase, if voters don’t extend jail sales tax

It would mean a dramatic loss of millions of dollars if voters do not approve extending the 20-year, quarter-cent sales tax that helps pay to operate the existing Yavapai County jail in the Verde Valley.

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Springtime is clean time for large trash items

One day in May to dispose of that dead refrigerator

Prescott Valley’s Clean Up Day is set for 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 5, at the Wastewater Treatment Plant (signs will be posted), east on Valley Road past the Ace Distribution Center.

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Viewpoint channel work enters final phase

Improvements handling stormwater, no problems since May 2016

The final phase of the Viewpoint Stormwater Channel Improvement project is underway with an expected completion by mid-April.

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Are changes ahead for Glassford Hill Road intersections?

Traffic study on Thursday’s council work session agenda

Ten years ago, the Town of Prescott Valley named an access road off Glassford Hill Road in support of the ice hockey team, the Arizona Sundogs.

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People & Places: A dying art? Old-fashioned baker produces old-school pastries, bread

‘I’m a baker, not a cook’ – Igal Blumstein

When the 1902 historical brick building on Central Avenue in Mayer sold to new owners this past July, Flour Stone Bakery & Café — which rented space in the former building — relocated to the frontage road along Highway 69 in the former Teskey’s Restaurant location.

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Talking trash: Who handles it depends on where you live

Some residents have more options than others

Depending on where one lives in the Quad Cities, garbage and recycling options vary, from “one size fits all” to two separate bins, to hauling it to the landfill yourself.

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Privacy issues tackled on town drone use policy

Plans for mapping, search and rescue, law enforcement

The Town of Prescott Valley has its own unmanned aircraft system — a drone — and staff soon will be certified to fly it for a variety of uses approved by Town Council members at their Jan. 25 meeting.

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