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PUSD Governing Board to get introspective on how it governs

In the course of the last five years, the Prescott Unified School District Governing Board has had to make some tough decisions.

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YRMC, VA leaders competing for doctors despite national shortages

At the Prescott VA and Yavapai Regional Medical Center, recruiting and retaining doctors and other high-caliber medical professionals is a constant focus against a backdrop of shortages, particularly in the nation’s small and medium-sized towns and cities.

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Final Heritage Park Zoo at Moonlight is Friday the 13th hit with families

On the last Friday the 13th full moon for 30 years, several hundred adults and children roamed the grounds of the Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary in Prescott with flashlights to get a chance to see up close everything from tarantulas and owls to a mountain lion and javelinas.

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Prescott couple, family issue authors want to help families reconnect to combat societal ills

Brent and Phelecia Hatch are quick to say they are ordinary parents eager to help fellow parents navigate what can be as thrilling as a hot air balloon launch and agonizing as late night heartburn.

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Prescott High band raises money for Pearl Harbor trip

Fundraising is ongoing

About 115 people attended The Pride of Prescott Marching Band, Orchestra and Color Guard Hawaiian luau fundraising event at the Holiday Courtyard and Grand Ballroom on Friday night, Sept. 13.

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Ransomware scare has area educators on alert

Computer technology is a friend, but it can also be a foe — just ask the Flagstaff school district.

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Students honor first responders

Annual lunch a tribute to heroes

Prescott police, firefighters and emergency medical technicians spent their lunch hour Wednesday with Abia Judd Elementary School pre-school to fourth-grade students.

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Prescott VA supports beleaguered pharmacy chief

Prescott VA leaders on Wednesday defended the head of the medical center’s pharmacy department as someone they are confident is following the administration’s veteran-centric mission, dismissing suggestions that he is mistreating employees despite published allegations to the contrary.

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Mayor reminds all to unite

Mengarelli speaks at high school ceremony

On the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks that claimed almost 3,000 lives in New York City, Washington, D.C., and Pennsylvania, Prescott Mayor Greg Mengarelli gave a history lesson seasoned with awe for what Americans across the centuries have done to protect the nation’s freedoms.

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‘Miracle of Mobility’ fundraising event set for Sept. 23; preregister by Sept. 16

The Free Wheelchair Mission (FWM) that provides wheelchairs to people with disabilities in Third World nations will be the beneficiaries of the Monday, Sept. 23 “Prescott Miracle of Mobility” fundraiser scheduled to begin at 5 p.m. at The Club at Prescott Lakes, 311 Smoke Tree Lane.

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