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Embry-Riddle has new chancellor; set to start Aug. 1

A national search to find a new chancellor at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University has come to a close with the selection of the professor and dean at Washkewicz College of Engineering at Cleveland State University.

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Declining enrollment puts squeeze on Quad Cities school districts

Fewer students at area schools means loss of state funding

In area school districts, the impact of declining enrollment in 10 of the state’s 15 counties — a drop of 10,000 students over the past decade – is something school leaders and governing boards wrestle with every year.

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Construction Zone: VA continues to upgrade facilities, expand to meet service demand

The federal VA is investing big bucks into the local VA that has a history dating back into the mid-1800s.

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VA Town Hall offers insights into health care future for area veterans

United States Army and Vietnam War veteran Tom Salamone is not now a local VA patient.

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Prescott VA envisions plan to convert historic officer quarters into housing for homeless vets

Officers Row on the Prescott VA campus is a procession of 11 stately, 1900s two-story/attic homes with gabled pitched roofs, cream-colored exteriors and a plentiful supply of tall, light-capturing windows.

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Prescott VA honored by Gov. Ducey’s recognition of Arizona Women Veterans Week

Prescott VA Women’s Veterans Programs Manager Susan Molina-Johnson is elated women veterans are getting much deserved recognition and treatment for their physical and mental health care that honors their sacrifices for the good of the nation.

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Family influence: Of all his titles, Yavapai County superintendent relishes ‘Dad’ and ‘Grandpa’ the most

Across four-and-a-half decades, Yavapai County Schools Superintendent Tim Carter has inspired countless students to excel beyond their own expectations.

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Prescott VA soon to be smoke-free campus after federal ban

Federal VA invokes no-smoking at all health care facilities

Come October, all standing ash trays and smoking areas on the Prescott VA main campus will disappear.

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Mission Act intends to improve health care access for veterans

On the 75th anniversary of D-Day, the federal Veteran Affairs Administration implemented the new Mission Act, federal legislation intended to give veterans expedient, and broader, health care choices.

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Prescott City Council to meet Tuesday for study, vote session on downtown parking

The Prescott City Council is heeding advice of a downtown revitalizer when it comes to a vote on changing downtown parking limits from two to three hours before drivers get slapped with a ticket.

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