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Couple takes on new tasks in feature film ‘Finding Neighbors’
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.

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Camp Verde rejects civil unions
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Wednesday, 12 February 2014 15:34

The Town of Camp Verde decided last week not to pursue an ordinance recognizing civil unions.Camp Verde resident Jim Meredith speaks against the civil union ordinance, calling it a rash and hasty decision to bring the motion before the Camp Verde Town Council. The 3-3 tie vote means that under town code the motion died. Mayor Charlie German had been excused from the meeting.

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Two banks robbed in a week
Written by Christopher Fox Graham   
Wednesday, 12 February 2014 15:28

The Cottonwood Police Department is searching for a man who robbed a Cottonwood bank Tuesday, Feb. 11, who may also have robbed a Camp Verde bank on Feb. 4.This is a picture taken from security camera footage of the suspect. Anyone with information should contact Cottonwood Police at 634-4246 or the Camp Verde Marshal's Office at 554-8300.

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Parents, teachers debate a four-day school week
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Thursday, 06 February 2014 16:23

Parents and school staff gathered last Wednesday, Jan. 29, at the Phillip England Center for the Performing Arts for a special forum to discuss the pros and cons of a potential four-day school week.Bob Weir, Camp Verde High School principal, answers questions of concerned parents on the topic of four-day weeks during the Camp Verde United School District open forum on Wednesday, Feb. 29. The panel consisted of CVUSD Superintendent Amber Lee, left, Camp Verde Elementary School Principal Debi Pottorff and Camp Verde Middle School Principal Danny Howe.

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Architect picked for new communications center
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

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Patty Jonas is a straight shooter
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Thursday, 30 January 2014 13:37

Patty Jonas has the Internet to thank in large part for the way her family makes their living.Patty Jonas works at her family’s gun shop on Main Street in Camp Verde, which they’ve had for about three-and-a-half years. Her husband was a collector of World War II military weapons and items and eventually that hobby translated into a business. While they do sell the rifles lined up on racks against the walls, Jonas said most of their business comes from shoppers and collectors online.

Jonas was working last week behind the counter at her family’s gun shop on Main Street in Camp Verde.

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Art show keeps museum funded
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.

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Lawyer lectures on state water law
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Thursday, 23 January 2014 12:04

Water is life. In the Southwest, it’s always been somewhat of a contentious issue over who has the rights to it.Wes Jacobsen and Nicole Woodruff of Flagstaff spend the day along the Verde River with their kids, Haylie, Indiana and Savannah, on Saturday, Jan. 18. The Verde River Basin Partnership recently hosted an event on water laws in Arizona. This is important for the Verde Valley, as the Verde River flows through much of it, including Camp Verde, Cottonwood and Clarkdale.

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