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Prescott Christmas parades, Acker Night canceled due to rise in COVID-19 cases

PRESCOTT, Ariz. - For the first time in recent memory, Arizona’s Christmas City will not host much of its traditional slate of holiday parades and music events in 2020.

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Ducey acknowledges Biden won in Arizona for first time

PHOENIX, Ariz. - Three weeks after the election and nearly a week after all votes were tallied, Gov. Doug Ducey acknowledged Nov. 24, that Joe Biden won the race for president in Arizona and is entitled to the state’s 11 electoral votes.

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Valley of Lights opens on Thanksgiving night in Prescott

PRESCOTT, Ariz. - Every year, the Prescott Valley Chamber of Commerce hosts the Valley of Lights — a mile-long display — and this year will be no different, despite the pandemic.

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Community Dinner to return in 2021

We hope that next year, we will be able to once again have the dinner.

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Letter: Salvation Army accepting donations in Williams

Its that jingle jangle time of year again already!

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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A new look for St. Johns

After many years of pulling weeds and trying to keep the church’s landscape neat, church members took up old fabric and pea gravel and began anew in November.

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Forest Service expands free access to fifth graders

Every Kid Outdoors is a federal public lands partnership created to inspire fourth-grade students and their families to recreate, explore cultures, discover connections to nature and spark a lifelong passion for America’s great outdoors.

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Honoring Williams veterans: Veteran's Ball pays tribute to local veterans

In honor of Veteran’s Day, a Veterans Ball was held Nov. 7 at Miss Kitty’s Steakhouse in Williams.

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: Betty Jean Christman

Betty Jean Christman (neè Walker) died peacefully on Monday, November 16, 2020 in Flagstaff at the age of 99 surrounded by family.

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Obituary: Anne Bruce Pickens

Anne Bruce Pickens departed this world to be with The Lord on All-Saints Day, November 1, 2020 at her home in Sun City West, Arizona.

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Obituary: Gary Arend

Gary R. Arend was born to Edmund and Alice Arend on September 11, 1943 in Phoenix, Arizona, and died on October 21, 2020 in Flagstaff, Arizona.

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Victim Witness Services for Coconino County is raising awareness for Domestic Violence through a Campaign for Healthy Relationships throughout Coconino County. Here, Bethany Larsen shares about victim witness services offered at Grand Canyon National Park.