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WILLIAMS, Ariz. — A class to help business owners recognize their rights and responsibilities when it comes to service dog related situations will be held March 11.

By Loretta McKenney March 2, 2021
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The coronavirus pandemic is no match for music students at Grand Canyon School, who spent three months writing, recording and producing an original song about life during the 2020 coronavirus pandemic.

By Loretta McKenney March 2, 2021
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Laying the ground work: Results Fitness Center makes a move
New facility features private studio, boxing room, spin room, personal training and more

After nearly a year of restrictions and shutdowns because of COVID-19, being able to access a local gym is a treat and while Williams’ only private gym was able to remain open throughout most of the pandemic, members and guests are excited to access Results Fitness Center’s newly renovated facility.

By Loretta McKenney February 23, 2021
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Firefighters battle blaze north of Williams that destroys home and travel trailer
High Country Fire responds to fire after homeowners leave

A house and fifth wheel travel trailer were a complete loss during a fire Feb. 17 on Pine Street in the Red Lake area north of Williams.

By Loretta McKenney February 23, 2021
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Gustavo Espino, 61, of Williams, has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for the 2019 murders of his partner and her sister.

By Loretta McKenney February 9, 2021
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Grand Canyon School PTA seeks new members, plans for upcoming graduation
New board named for Parent, Teacher Association as Grand Canyon School continues with remote learning and plans for upcoming graduation

After a late start, the Parent, Teacher Association (PTA) at Grand Canyon School is excited to be back on track and offering support to students and families.

By Loretta McKenney February 9, 2021
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. — There is no better way for someone to feel a part of the community than to be accepted as a volunteer firefighter. Right now, Williams Volunteer Fire Department is recruiting new personnel to join its ranks.

By Loretta McKenney January 19, 2021
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. — On Jan. 13, Williams Unified School District Governing Board, voted to advertise internally for a full-time superintendent position for the 2021-2022 school year.

By Loretta McKenney January 19, 2021
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Opponents and supporters of a proposed adventure park at 700 E. Route 66 in Williams gathered to voice their concerns at the Jan. 14 Williams City Council meeting.

By Loretta McKenney January 19, 2021
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The COVID-19 vaccine requires a 28-day follow up booster shot to be fully effective.

By Loretta McKenney January 12, 2021

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