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Parks residents appeal water stand decision

WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Residents of Pittman Valley are asking the Coconino County Board of Supervisors to step in and stop the approval of a conditional use permit for a residential water stand operation on Old Route 66.

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Ducey orders in-person school to resume by March 15

PHOENIX - Declaring it's safe, Gov. Doug Ducey is ordering all schools to return to in-person and teacher-led instruction.

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Coconino County now giving COVID-19 vaccines at jail

PHOENIX (AP) — Coconino County sheriff's officials said Feb. 18 that COVID-19 vaccinations now are being administered to jail inmates.

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Vikings basketball teams make State first round

WILLIAMS, Ariz. - The Williams Vikings boys and girls basketball teams are headed into the first round of the 1A State championship tournament this weekend.

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Masks can come off for high school winter playoffs, spring sports, AIA board votes

High school athletes will not be required to wear masks during spring sports competition and neither will winter sports athletes during playoffs, the Arizona Interscholastic Association Executive Board voted March 2.

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Flagstaff, other Arizona schools return to in-person classes

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — With COVID-19 cases dropping and many teachers getting vaccinated, some Arizona school districts have started the return to in-person learning.

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From the publisher: Try a little kindness

Hatred, violence and vengeance. These emotions seem to permeate our national news today. I am not sure what happened to gratitude, kindness and being humble?

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Free tax preparation for individual Income taxpayers

Individuals needing additional support during tax filing season can benefit from the following free tax filing services that are available.

Reader Poll:

When do you think life as we know it will get back to normal?

  • As soon as the stay-at-home orders are lifted. 15%
  • What do you mean 'back to normal'? Life will never be the same. 38%
  • It already is. This hasn't changed anything for me. 23%
  • It will be a gradual process and maybe take a few months to a year. 23%
  • I like this new normal. 0%

13 total votes

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Reader Poll:

When do you think life as we know it will get back to normal?

  • As soon as the stay-at-home orders are lifted. 15%
  • What do you mean 'back to normal'? Life will never be the same. 38%
  • It already is. This hasn't changed anything for me. 23%
  • It will be a gradual process and maybe take a few months to a year. 23%
  • I like this new normal. 0%

13 total votes

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Obituary: Robert "Bob" Joseph Pouquette, Jr.

Robert Joseph Pouquette, Jr., “Bob” (also known to many as Bobby) passed away at the age of 80 in Yuma, Arizona on February 9, 2021.

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Obituary: Karen Pouquette

Karen Pouquette was born April 9, 1942 in El Paso Texas, and passed away on February 3, 2021 in Phoeinx, Arizona at the age of 78.

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Obituary: John Leroy Miller

John Leroy Miller, born in 1940, he was a longtime resident of Williams, Arizona, and passed in peace Feb. 3, 2021 at the age of 80.

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