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Editorial: Fatal crash involving Uber is tip of iceberg

If we squint even a little closely at the startling events of Sunday night in Tempe – where a woman was struck and killed by a presumed self-driving Uber car – it’s easy see that this tragedy is only the latest in this lauded startup’s continuing history of problems with labor and a blatant disregard for women’s safety, too.

Prescott’s annual bulk-item cleanup begins next week

In an effort to help City of Prescott residents properly dispose of large trash items, the City’s Solid Waste Division is conducting its annual bulk-item cleanup, starting Monday, March 26.

Prescott’s special-event grant application process begins March 22

The Prescott Tourism Office will be accepting applications for its Tourism Advisory Committee (TAC) grants from Thursday, March 22, through Friday, April 27, at 5 p.m.

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Editorial: Grieving father urges nation to ‘Walk Up, Not Out’

A grieving father – who lost his 14-year-old daughter, Alaina JoAnn Petty, to the Valentine’s Day shooting at a high school in Broward County, Florida – is advocating a gracious heaping of loving kindness at the institutions where children are educated.

Quad Cities in Brief: Senior Connection presentation set for March 22

Senior Connection presentation set for March 22 This Senior Connection Speakers Bureau presentation is offered to the public at no charge, set for noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, March 22, at Las Fuentes Resort Village, 1035 Scott Drive, Prescott.

2018 Prescott Job Fair set for March 23

Event will feature more than 800 job and internship opportunities

Interested in a job change?

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Bogus Prescott cops call woman, try to scam her out of money

A Prescott woman was the target of a bogus “police” call demanding money, but did not fall for the ruse, according to Prescott Police spokesman David Fuller.

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Sheriff meets with U.S. Attorney General on school safety

Yavapai County Sheriff Scott Mascher on March 8 met with U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, along with sheriffs from Colorado, Florida and Michigan, in Washington, D.C., to discuss school safety and information sharing.

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Editorial: Don’t let politics ruin friendships

“A house divided against itself cannot stand… I do not expect the house to fall …” – Abraham Lincoln

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Flagstaff prostitution sting nabs 8, one from Prescott Valley

A multi-agency prostitution sting in Flagstaff on Friday, March 9, resulted in the arrests of eight men, one of whom is from Prescott Valley, according to a news release.

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