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While any incident of sexual assault is horrific and incredibly sad, he said parents need to know “scouting is very, very safe” now.

By By Jessica Myers, Cronkite News February 25, 2020
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Census Bureau officials are working to clear up any doubts about the decennial questionnaire before surveys are sent out to U.S. residents this spring.

By By Kelly Donohue, Cronkite News February 25, 2020
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The Arizona Interscholastic Association (AIA) has added girls wrestling to its list of sanctioned sports for the 2018-19 school year, and in its second season, the sport’s participation numbers jumped by 44 percent.

By By Travis Whittaker, Cronkite News February 25, 2020
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To the surprise of many, some very unusual items were unearthed during construction along Goodwin Street in Prescott this week.

By Max Efrein Special to the Williams-Grand Canyon News February 20, 2020
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PHOENIX — Calling it a less expensive and more accessible alternative, a House panel voted Monday to allow community colleges to offer four-year degrees.

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PRESCOTT, Ariz. — Residents of Yavapai County reported hearing a loud booming sound early Sunday morning, Feb. 16. According to county sheriff’s officials, reports of a loud boom started coming in at around 7:20 a.m. from all around Yavapai County.

By Jesse Bertel, Special to the Williams-Grand Canyon News February 18, 2020
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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Flagstaff’s mayor hailed a federal agency’s commitment of $52 million for a major flood control project, saying it will protect the northern Arizona city from potentially catastrophic effects of flooding from storm runoff while promoting economic development of currently threatened areas.

February 18, 2020
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ASH FORK, Ariz. — In two recent traffic stops, Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office’s (YCSO) K9 team seized a total of 136 pounds of marijuana, according to a YCSO news release.

By Max Efrein Special to the Williams-Grand Canyon News February 18, 2020
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He was initially charged with felony counts of terrorism, aggravated assault, misconduct involving weapons and unlawful flight from a pursuing law enforcement vehicle, prosecutors said.

By Associated Press February 18, 2020
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PINETOP-LAKESIDE, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say a tribal police officer and a suspect were killed Monday in eastern Arizona after the officer responded to reports of gunfire near a casino.

February 18, 2020
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In what was a bit of a surprise, the Prescott area received quite a bit of snow Tuesday morning, Feb. 11.

By Max Efrein Special to the Williams-Grand Canyon News February 12, 2020
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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — More than four years after gunshots rang out before dawn on a quiet college campus and stirred fears of a mass shooting, an Arizona man has been sentenced to six years in prison for killing a fellow student and wounding three others.

By Felicia Fonseca, Associated Press February 12, 2020
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An Arizona man who fatally shot and killed a fellow student on a normally placid college campus after he was punched in the face and heckled has been sentenced to six years in prison.

By By Felicia Fonseca, Associated Press February 11, 2020
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Two juveniles are in custody following a burglary that was caught on video and alerted the residents in Paulden Feb. 10 according to Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office.

February 11, 2020
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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Polygamists have lived in Utah since before it became a state.

By LINDSAY WHITEHURST, Associated Press February 11, 2020
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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Three Northern Arizona University graduates who were injured in a shooting while they were students and the family of their slain schoolmate are asking a judge to send the man who pulled the trigger to prison for 10 years.

By Felicia Fonseca, Associated Press February 11, 2020
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Kayla Mueller of Prescott was honored by President Donald Trump during his annual State of the Union address on Tuesday night, Feb. 4.

By Tim Wiederaenders, Special to the Williams-Grand Canyon News February 5, 2020
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PHOENIX (AP) — It's already illegal under state law, but Republicans in the Arizona Legislature want voters enshrine to a ban on "sanctuary city" policies in the state Constitution.

By BOB CHRISTIE, Associated Press February 5, 2020
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PHOENIX - Arizonans who violate traffic laws could soon get a chance to decide if they're willing to work off at least part of the fine.

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No sooner had President Donald Trump finished his State of the Union address than House Speaker Nancy Pelosi ripped the paper it was printed on in two.

By By Laurie Kellman and Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press February 5, 2020
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WASHINGTON — Text of President Donald Trump's 2020 State of the Union address, as delivered, provided by the White House:

February 5, 2020
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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Flagstaff officials say the city may have to pay Arizona more than $840,000 over the next two years to cover the cost of having a higher minimum wage than the state.

By Associated Press February 4, 2020
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Deputies while enroute to the residence, were advised through Flagstaff Dispatch that a 43-year-old man had reportedly, been accidently shot in the leg.

February 4, 2020
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The possible vote comes after two previous public meetings during which dozens of people weighed in on the declaration.

By By Cindy Barks, Special to the Williams-Grand Canyon News February 4, 2020
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Fabric curtains stretch across the huge Warragamba Dam to trap ash and sediment expected to wash off wildfire-scorched slopes and into the reservoir that holds 80% of untreated drinking water for the Greater Sydney area.

By TAMMY WEBBER, Associated Press January 31, 2020

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