Breaking News:

Close
Fire Marshal Flummer retiring after 36 years Print E-mail
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Thursday, 27 February 2014 11:35

After decades of service as a firefighter, Verde Valley Fire District Fire Marshal Mike Flummer is retiring this March.Verde Valley Fire District Fire Marshal Mike Flummer will be retiring after 36 years of service. Flummer worked as a manager of a fast food chain prior to becoming a firefighter, but once he signed up, he never looked back.

Read more...
 
Town to rezone Clark Mansion Print E-mail
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Thursday, 20 February 2014 14:28

Long standing as a landmark in Clarkdale, the Clark Mansion was a fixture in the Verde Valley.Flames engulf historic Clark Mansion, which caught fire  sometime before 4:30 a.m. June 25, 2010. Clarkdale and Cottonwood fire departments and the Sedona, Camp Verde and Verde Valley fire districts all responded to battle the blaze. The building, built in the 1920s and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, was a total loss, but the site may be rezoned by the town of Clarkdale.

Read more...
 
Couple takes on new tasks in feature film ‘Finding Neighbors’ Print E-mail
Written by Corwin Gibson   
Wednesday, 12 February 2014 15:39

When the Sedona International Film Festival kicks off this month, one of the films presented will give a former resident the opportunity to return to where she spent her formative years.Sam [Michael O’Keefe], right, a formerly-acclaimed graphic novelist tries to overcome a midlife crisis by making a connection with his neighbor, Jeff [Blake Bashoff], in “Finding Neighbors.” The film, produced by Verde Valley School graduate Jennifer Young, will screen at the 2014 Sedona International Film Festival on Sunday, Feb. 23.

Read more...
 
Architect picked for new communications center Print E-mail
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Thursday, 30 January 2014 13:43

The city of Cottonwood last week approved an $80,000 contract with Arrington Watkins, a Phoenix-based architectural firm, for the administration of construction of a new Emergency Communications Center.comm_center_1

Read more...
 
Art show keeps museum funded Print E-mail
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Thursday, 23 January 2014 12:07

The Clemenceau Heritage Museum is gearing up for one of their biggest fundraisers of the year.

The Arts and Crafts show is set for Saturday, Feb. 8, and will feature several local artists displaying works of all kinds.Bob Lanning of the Clemenceau Heritage Museum goes over a full list of vendors and artists that will be a part of the  museum’s upcoming craft show. While the Zeke Taylor Barbecue is the  museum’s major fundraiser, the craft show is just as popular, having sold out of vendor spaces.

Read more...
 
Dance proceeds help fire charity Print E-mail
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Wednesday, 15 January 2014 16:40
It’s not quite Valentine’s Day, but a dance is being planned to raise money for a local fire district.

It’s the Sweethearts Dinner Dance, organized to benefit the Verde Valley Fire Foundation, a group that for the...

Read more...
 
Election change lengthens terms Print E-mail
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Wednesday, 08 January 2014 16:42

A law passed last year that took effect on Jan. 1 will change when elections are held in the Verde Valley and around the state.New laws come into effect with the new year. Some of the new laws concern voting in municipal elections in even-numbered years, pushing dates from March and May later in the year to August and November.

Read more...
 
Ceremonies and celebrations mark 2013 in Verde Valley Print E-mail
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Tuesday, 31 December 2013 11:42

From dogs being banished from the farmer’s market to the approval of civil unions around the Verde Valley, 2013 brought in some changes.A 42-year-old pilot from Oklahoma crashes his plane into a fence after he mistakes the road next to the Cottonwood Airport for the actual runway in mid-May. The pilot only suffered minor injuries in the crash.

Read more...
 
<< Start < Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next > End >>

Page 9 of 62

Verde Valley Weather

Partly cloudy

70°F

Cottonwood, AZ

Partly cloudy
Tuesday
Partly cloudy
53°F / 82°F
Wednesday
Sunny
52°F / 83°F
Thursday
Sunny
53°F / 84°F

Online Poll

How has breast cancer affected you?
 
Poll Sponsored By: