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Prescott, Arizona is located in Yavapai County. Zip codes in Prescott, AZ include 86301, 86305, and 86302. The median home price in Prescott is $365,000 which is roughly $151/per square foot. More Prescott information.

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16 hrs ago | KTAR

Arizona minor league hockey team suspends season

The minor league hockey affiliate of the Phoenix Coyotes, known for zany stunts, is taking a yearlong break, citing financial concerns.

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20 hrs ago | The Daily Courier

Black Canyon City faces daunting post-flood clean-up

River's Edge Trailer Park in Black Canyon City was evacuated Tuesday due to flooding, and residents won't be able to return until cleanup is completed next week.

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20 hrs ago | The Daily Courier

Police add Copper Basin patrols after break-ins

A Highland Avenue resident reported a Saturday night break-in on Monday, adding to neighbors' concerns, but a police spokesman said that the crimes, separated by a month, do not add up to a "crime wave."

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20 hrs ago | The Daily Courier

Woman claims evicted renter took $1M Picasso painting

An eviction took an odd twist when the property manager of a rental home told police on Monday that an original painting by Pablo Picasso worth $1 million was missing, according to a Prescott police report.

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23 hrs ago | Criminal Report Daily

Could Hazelnut Shortage Threaten Nutella?

Extreme weather events, financial collapse, political unrest: With today's overabundance of apocalyptic worry, now is a good time to start thinking about what you'll do if and when the bottom falls out.

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Yesterday | Chino Valley Review

Scammers impersonate court officers

Special to the Review Over the past few weeks, Prescott area residents have received telephone calls by people impersonating court officers as part of an ongoing scam, reports the Yavapai County Sheriff's Office .

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Daily Courier

Highland Park residents report series of break-ins

Residents in the Highland Park area have reported at least three of the burglaries to police, who told the Daily Courier this week that there is no trend and that, overall, burglaries are down.

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The Daily Courier

State court of appeals weighs in on charter cities' challenge of state election law

The authority of Arizona's charter cities to determine their own election schedules got reinforcement this week from the Arizona Court of Appeals.

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The Arizona Republic

5 businesses open in Carefree, Cave Creek

Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/VFtQLP Carefree Bistro opened in Carefree in late March and features seasonal "homestyle" Mediterranean fare with ingredients from local farms and ranches.

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Prescott Valley Tribune

Det. Bills retires from Prescott Valley Police

Prescott Valley Detective Ed Bills retired recently and said goodbye to a crowd of well-wishers and colleagues during the council meeting Thursday.

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The Daily Courier

When it rains, it pours: Floodwaters flow throughout Yavapai County

Prescott Fire Captain Scott Leudeman looks at a possible exposed gas line as the wash along Holiday Drive runs hard and takes some of the embankment away after the overnight and morning rains in Prescott.

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Big Bug News

Cleator Bar gets new lease on life

The tongue-in-cheek Cleator Bar & Yacht Club, which reopened earlier this month, is nestled in the Bradshaw Mountains.

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SFGate

Cottonwood man gets prison for 2011 home invasion

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CNN

Prescott AZ Thinderstorm

This one is for you Bob ... Phoenix made the weather news but Prescott AZ 100 miles north of Phoenix had a little rain too! Monsoons are in full swing ... Select one of the options below.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Daily Courier

Flooding Granite Creek leads to closure of Granite Creek Park

Rising waters in Granite Creek caused the City of Prescott to shut down Granite Creek Park just after noon today.

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The Bugle

County names chief adult probation officer

The Yavapai County Superior Court has named John Morris as its new chief adult probation officer for the vacancy created by the retirement of Billie Grobe.

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The Daily Courier

Prescott Jazz Summit gets started today

* Evening concert at the Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Ticket prices start at $30.

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The Daily Courier

Comments run 2-1 in favor of jail tax increase

Twice as many people submitted statements of support than opposition to the proposed Yavapai County jail sales tax increase for the publicity pamphlet that registered voters will get in the mail.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Daily Courier

Poll shows overall satisfaction at Yavapai College

Yavapai College released the preliminary results of a recent public survey geared to measure the community's overall satisfaction with the education district.

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The Daily Courier

Prescott business displays history in new mural

Matt Hinshaw/The Daily Courier Muralist Juliana Hutchins works on a mural depicting the first passenger train to travel through Prescott, Thursday morning at the Prescott Flower Shop on Miller Valley Road.

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