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Lawsuit over campaign flyers ends in settlement

The August lawsuit that Prescott mayoral candidate Mary Beth Hrin filed claiming defamation was settled this week, although the terms of the settlement are confidential.

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Christmas Parade will feature grand marshal atop stagecoach

Inaugural Grand Marshal Gala honored this year’s marshal, Tommy Meredith

For years, Tommy Meredith had a prime spot for watching the Prescott Christmas Parade: The balcony of the Jersey Lilly Saloon, the Whiskey Row bar he owned for more than a decade and a half.

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'Central Park of Prescott'

New open space purchase will preserve nearly a mile of frontage along Peavine Trail

Before she was old enough to saddle up her own horse, Virginia (Storm) Seaver relied on the granite formations on the family ranch to help her mount the horses she rode bareback.

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Purchase expands Prescott’s Granite Dells open areas

With a 160-acre purchase this week, the City of Prescott has added considerably to its Granite Dells-area open-space holdings.

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Council approves Deep Well Ranch

Master plan, development agreement, airport plan approved in 6-1 votes

Five months of review, dozens of hours of public discussion, and nearly 140 comments from the public culminated this week with Prescott City Council approval of the Deep Well Ranch project.

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Scholl brings a young person’s concerns to Prescott City Council

Not your stereotypical 20-year-old

Alexa Scholl knows that her recent run for Prescott City Council generated plenty of curiosity in the community. The 20-year-old experienced it again and again on the campaign trail, where she fielded numerous comments on her young age.

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Diverse group of council members set to be sworn in on Tuesday

New mayor to keep full-time job, plus role on school board

This week’s swearing-in of new Prescott City Council members will welcome a varied group that spans age, experience, and careers.

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Vote on Deep Well Ranch project could be next week

Majority of City Council wants to move forward, mayor says

Despite an effort by Mayor Harry Oberg to allow more time for review of the Deep Well Ranch project, it appears that a majority of Prescott City Council members want to proceed with a possible vote on Nov. 28.

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From tragedy comes a place to start healing

Project Andrew, Healing Haven spring up in Prescott neighborhood

No strangers to tragedy, Jenn Winters-Ashcraft and Tom Ashcraft have become well aware of an unfilled need in the community: Help in dealing with after-effects of grief and loss.

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Deal made for fewer homes at Deep Well Ranch

Agreement touches on maximum homes, street construction, open space

Under a development agreement drafted between the City of Prescott and Deep Well Ranch developers, a maximum of 8,000 homes would be allowed on the 1,800-acre property — “until such time as” an alternative water source is acquired.

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