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Wendy Howell
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. — With Gov. Doug Ducey’s stay-at-home orders expiring last week, the city of Williams is eager to return to business as usual and by such has decided to begin planning for a Fourth of July fireworks show.

By Wendy Howell May 19, 2020
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. —The town of Williams may be small, but it knows how to go big when it comes to celebrating its youth. On May 22, the town’s 53 graduating high school seniors will be honored with a fireworks show followed by an outdoor invite-only graduation ceremony the following weekend.

By Wendy Howell May 19, 2020
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The Coconino County Board of Supervisors held a community-wide live stream town hall meeting May 6 and stated the county has not seen a 14-day decline in the number of positive COVID-19 cases which the state is using as the first trigger to relaxing restrictions.

By Wendy Howell May 12, 2020
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Upon impact all the locomotives derailed in addition to a passenger car and ten baggage cars.

By Wendy Howell May 12, 2020
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. — The city of Williams has been recognized for their efforts in the upgrade of Grand Canyon Boulevard by receiving the 2020 Public Works Project of the Year – Transportation award from the American Public Works Association (APWA).

By Wendy Howell May 12, 2020
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. — On May 6, a bit of Williams history came down when the old Williams hospital was demolished to make way for a parking lot at the newly built Williams Health Clinic.

By Wendy Howell May 12, 2020
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Dogtown water line goes to public review
City hopeful to open bid process by end of summer

The city of Williams has moved a step closer to securing a loan for the Dogtown Reservoir waterline replacement project as a public comment period opens up.

By Wendy Howell May 5, 2020
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With the support of the city, and private funding, the permanent park idea began to steamroll as numerous businesses began to volunteer time, equipment and expertise.

By Wendy Howell May 5, 2020
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. — After seeing a significant amount of trash accumulating on the Interstate 40 roadside, Michelle Gauthier and Jody Monahan decided to take action.

By Wendy Howell April 28, 2020
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ARIZONA — The Arizona Department of Health Services is expanding its criteria for COVID-19 testing beyond high-risk people and those with symptoms of the disease, according to a blog post Thursday.

By Wendy Howell April 28, 2020

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