Arizona Downs shines with $2 million in repairs, renovations
A new roof, flooring, paint job inside and out, and 50 flat screen televisions are part of the $2 million in renovations occurring at the much-improved Arizona Downs racetrack facility, formerly known as Yavapai Downs.
Record usage, well repairs necessitated conservation alert
After a week of Level 2 water restrictions, the Town of Prescott Valley has lifted the restrictions as of 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 10.
Service had been interrupted because of unsafe stops
Residents on Robert Road in Prescott Valley realized they weren’t getting mail early this week.
K-9 Officers Toyo and Jake are retiring from the Prescott Valley Police Department.
Consider donating supplies, money
More than 1,200 schoolchildren benefitted from the community’s good will and donations of school supplies this past year through the Coalition for Compassion and Justice (CCJ) and its Fair Start program.
Money for capital needs: buses, fire systems, security
Robert Walker, parent of two Humboldt Unified School District students and one graduate, told the school board the district is in need of $20 million.
Paint, hide, find, post a photo
You can spot them everywhere, but you have to know what you’re hunting.
$2M in improvements at horse track facility continues
With plans to restore year-round circuit racing in Arizona, Phoenix-based JACOR Partners has renamed Prescott Valley’s Yavapai Downs to Arizona Downs.
They want permanent roads, will settle for emergency access
More than 140 people showed up Monday night at Yavapai High School to discuss evacuation routes in the properties north of Highway 89A. The Viewpoint Fire on May 11 forced them to look at escape roads from their homes located in what are loosely called subdivisions in Yavapai County north of Prescott Valley.
Live band, rock wall, beer garden at event
Free fireworks and concert headlines the Prescott Valley Fourth of July celebration starting at 3 p.m. Wednesday, July 4, at Mountain Valley Park, 8600 E. Nace Lane.