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Rep. Thorpe weighs in on Cottonwood civil unions
While Verde Valley folks were expected to once again turn out to weigh in on the Civil Unions debate Tuesday night in the Cottonwood Council chambers, one conservative state legislator is also having his say on the Cottonwood vote.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
The Daily Courier
Program gathers customer donations via businesses
Courtesy photo Brandon Anderson and his son enjoy a canoe ride on the Verde River.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Verde Village couple asks Legislature to change municipal water oversight
The signers of this petition, registered voters in the State of Arizona, believe a change in legislation is needed in order to curtail unregulated increases in service fees by municipal water companies who operate outside their municipal boundaries, by having them comply with Title 40, Article 7 of the Arizona Administrative Code.
County supervisors to name new board chairman, vice-chair
During a 9 a.m. meeting Monday at the Cottonwood hearing room, the Yavapai County Board of Supervisors will chose a chairman and vice chairman for the new calendar year.
Editorial: Valley-wide deal puts 'service' in public transit
In the works for a year now, and under discussion much longer than that, the Yavapai-Apache Nation's transit system is about to go trans-valley next month.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Yavapai College board approves master plan
Board member Robert Oliphant of Cottonwood, who's opposed to portions of the plan that he said could restrict rural students and favor students in larger communities, voted against the plan.
Former Cottonwood Police Chief Roy Finch dies
The City of Cottonwood announced the passing of Roy Finch, who served as Cottonwood Police Chief from December 5, 1988 through April 28, 1995.
Para transit grants gets another boost
Cottonwood will continue to be able to offer eligible individuals of all ages and abilities access to transportation services for certain health care or employment-related purposes, including medical appointments, employment-related training, job interviews and other services over the next 9 months.
Editorial: Override breathing room welcome relief for Cottonwood-Oak Creek, Mingus Union
The wisdom of Cottonwood voters in approving the November budget overrides for Cottonwood-Oak Creek and Mingus Union can best be seen right now in Camp Verde.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
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.
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.
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.
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.