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HUSD faces ‘right-sizing’ to close budget deficit

The work doesn’t stop and the challenges are great, Humboldt Unified School District (HUSD) Superintendent Dan Streeter said at the April 9 governing board meeting where he gave a budget update to board members.

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First choice for Dewey-Humboldt town manager drops out

Town Council may offer position to runners-up

Number one pick for Dewey-Humboldt town manager, Richard Heath, has withdrawn from consideration before a Special Council session scheduled for 2 p.m. Monday, April 15, to discuss contract negotiations.

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Bradshaw Mountain Middle School’s three Very Important People

Three important people working or volunteering at Bradshaw Mountain Middle School were honored Tuesday, April 9, at the Humboldt Unified School District Governing Board meeting.

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More fire protection for Dewey-Humboldt residents

Town to dedicate Blue Hills water tanks in May

The residents of the Blue Hills area of Dewey-Humboldt can rest a little easier knowing their properties are better protected from fire thanks to the late Paul Manganella, who donated a 5-acre parcel of land in the Blue Hills, and to the Central Arizona Fire and Medical Authority (CAFMA) for providing funds and work.

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Bradshaw to offer another opportunity for students – Army JROTC

Program will begin in August

Already, 196 students at Bradshaw Mountain High School have expressed an interest in participating in an Army Junior ROTC program. Now they can make plans for the 2019-20 school year.

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Impaired teen backs car into Prescott Valley home, police say

Passenger charged with furnishing alcohol to minor

An 18-year-old woman apparently under the influence of alcohol lost control of the vehicle she was driving and backed into a Prescott Valley home on Monday afternoon, April 15, according to police.

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Embry-Riddle professor dies in Fountain Hills helicopter crash

Rucie Moore was a pilot and and an Army vet

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU) pilot and professor Rucie Moore died of injuries sustained Tuesday, April 16, in a private helicopter crash near Fountain Hills, according to the university.

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Earth Day expands to Earth Week with clean-up projects, festivals, facts, films

11 events to attend during Earth Week

Earth Day and the Firewise Expo are Saturday, April 20, between Gurley and Union streets in Prescott.

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Evacuation plan, process topic at Prescott Valley council study session

Building Code, Parks and Rec Master Plan also on agenda

Town of Prescott Valley staff will brief the council Thursday, April 18, on the planned process for public review and comment of a draft Emergency Evacuation Access Plan. Council meets at 5:30 p.m. in the Prescott Valley Public Library auditorium, 7401 E. Skoog Blvd.

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Proposed increase in fees for restaurants, schools in Yavapai County

County wants fees to cover cost of inspections, licenses

After conducting a time and cost study, Yavapai County Community Health Services (CHS) is looking at increasing its environmental health fees received for inspections and reviews of restaurant, hotel, school, and other kitchens.

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