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Community fights teen vaping epidemic

Marijuana vaping devices reportedly found in local schools

In packaging that mimics such candy brands as “Sour Patch Kids” and “Skittles,” and sporting flavors such as mango watermelon, even menthol, teens across the nation can buy both nicotine, and marijuana vaping pods, in easily accessible shops or dispensaries, even online, for just over $15.

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9/11 World Trade Center memorial quilt show at Prescott High this weekend

The Prescott area public is invited to visit a quilt spectacular at Prescott High School on Saturday, Oct. 19 and Sunday, Oct. 20 - 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday – that honors the lives and sacrifices of all those who died in the tragic terrorist acts on Sept. 11, 2001.

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Prescott Valley clinic offering new treatment to prevent opioid overdoses

Dr. David Wolkoff gives a frank, simple reason why he is an advocate of a new medication-assisted treatment program for people addicted to illegal and prescription opioid drugs. “Dead people don’t recover,” said the Prescott Valley psychiatrist with a specialty in addiction medicine.

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Finding hope: Homeless ladies gain skills to change their lives

At the lowest ebb of her life, Jennifer Bennett wondered whether she might ever find firm ground again.

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Dangers of vaping, other topics focus of youth 'maze'

Teen Maze celebrates two decades of helping teens make positive choices

More than 1,000 teens from the quad-city area are expected to show up for an event that will enable them to test their brain and clue-detection powers so as to solve an escape room riddle.

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AZMerit scores up for Arizona students

After an almost two-month delay due to scoring difficulties, the state Department of Education released the 2019 spring results of the AZMerit tests for all of its district and charter schools this week.

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Prescott City Council advocates accreditation plan for fire department, OKs $10M for sewer

If a basement blaze erupts in the middle of the night, the Prescott community needs to be confident its Fire Department is at the ready to do what needs to be done to protect their lives and property.

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Prescott City Council to discuss sewer project, proposed settlement to water service lawsuit Oct. 8

The Prescott City Council will meet at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 8, for a study session to then be followed by a voting session in the City Hall council chambers.

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Granite Peak UU Congregation has new pastor

Rev. Patty Willis’ humor, artistry and open approach to social ministry embraced

Above a closet in her corner office at the Granite Peak Unitarian Universalist Society is The Rev.

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Freshman academy at Prescott High a connection to present, future

For the first 10 minutes in Jennifer Woods’ first-hour freshman academy class this past week students typed with all 10 fingers across a computer keyboard – a manila folder covering the keys.

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