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Former student arrested after threats toward Williams Unified School District

WILLIAMS, Ariz. - A former student has been arrested after authorities were notified of an Instagram post that made threats to Williams Unified School District.

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Williams 911: week of August 8-16

The Williams Police Department (WPD) answered the following calls for service (among others) —

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Williams Stand Down to offer resources for veterans Sept. 9

Veterans helping veterans, that’s the goal of the Matthew J. Broehm Memorial Stand Down, which will be distributing clothing and providing essential services to homeless and at-risk veterans Sept. 9.

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Deadline looms for western states to cut Colorado River use

SALT LAKE CITY — Banks along parts of the Colorado River where water once streamed are now just caked mud and rock as climate change makes the Western U.S. hotter and drier.

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80 years later, Navajo Code Talker marks group’s early days

Hundreds of Navajos were recruited by the U.S. Marines to serve as Code Talkers during the war. Begay is one of three who is still alive to talk about it.

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Parents arrested trying to get in locked-down school

Police arrested three Arizona parents, shocking two of them with stun guns, as they tried to force their way into a school that police locked down Aug. 12 after an armed man was seen trying to get on campus, authorities said.

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Rowdy: week of Aug. 17

Rowdy: week of Aug. 17

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Guest Column: Drake Cement addresses Williams regarding mining project

In fact, we have not yet even made a decision about whether sufficient pozzolan exists on this site to support extraction.

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: Jean Standerfer

Doris Jean (Cox) Standerfer died June 17, 2022, at home in Emmett, ID.

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Obituary: Edgar A. Brown

Edgar A. Brown passed away peacefully at his home with his wife by his side Aug. 7, 2022 after a brief illness.

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Obituary: Susan Lynette Bowdon

Susan Lynette Bowdon of Prescott Valley, Arizona, passed away July 19, 2022, at the age of 75.