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Letter to The Editor: Kazian on the SFD Budget

Friday, February 9th, 2018

logo_lettereditorBy John Roberts, Sedona Resident
(February 9, 2018)

That article in the 2/7 Red Rock News by chief Kazian did one worthy service for us taxpayers. It announced that the SFD board was now looking into the upcoming fire district budget. The remainder of his message was an insult to the intelligence of the public. He prattled on about how and what a budget process is about. As if we taxpayers are so stupid as not to know anything about budgets. The nice sounding platitudes were all over the place but not one bit of information about what the board will place in their agenda for action.

That scared me. Because during the time before the $18 million bond issue vote last November this same Ty Montgomery SFD Board gang promoted the outlandish demand for tax money to spend foolishly on all those fire houses not needing repairs. Read More→

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Cottonwood AZ (February 9, 2018) – Baseball and Softball players, boys and girls ages 7-18 get ready for the upcoming season with instruction in Cottonwood from a top Professional Arizona Coach Joe Sperle who has helped many players improve to their skills and advance to play in high school, college, and professionally and Mingus High Alumni All-State players, Hunter and Austin Zwart. Hunter played on the 2008 and 2009 back to back Mingus High State Championship teams. Austin was the AZ State Little League 2008 All-Star 12U Home Run Derby Champion and a 4 Year Baseball Letterman at Mingus High. Read More→

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logo_SIFFSedona Film Festival hosts big-screen presentation of Broadway plays at Mary D. Fisher theatre

Sedona AZ (February 9, 2018) – Sedona International Film Festival presents the BroadwayHD series — featuring Broadway plays and musicals in high definition on the big screen — with “Ernest Shackleton Loves Me”. The event will show in Sedona on Sunday, Feb. 18 at 4 p.m. at the festival’s Mary D. Fisher Theatre.

“Ernest Shackleton Loves Me” is a wildly inventive musical adventure that tells the story of a sleep-deprived single mom who struggles to balance her family and career as a video game music composer. Read More→

logo_olli2Clarkdale AZ (February 9, 2018) – The Arizona Humanities Council and Yavapai College’s Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) will present a free community education event February 16: “Dauntless Courage and Boundless Ambition: The Life of Buckey O’Neill” by award-winning educator and writer Kevin Schindler. The program will be held at 2 p.m. in room M-137 at Yavapai College (601 Black Hills Drive) in Clarkdale. Read More→

logo_azdotWork remains on track between Camp Verde and Cottonwood

Camp Verde AZ (February 9, 2018) – As a wider, safer State Route 260 takes shape along 9 miles between Camp Verde and Cottonwood, those traveling this stretch now see a new bridge at Cherry Creek that will carry eastbound traffic.

Arizona Department of Transportation crews in Camp Verde completed the bridge recently as part of a $62 million project that has reached the halfway point and is on track for completion by year’s end. Read More→

logo_sedonamuseum2Sedona AZ (February 9, 2018) – Do you have an interest in weaving, spinning, basket making, dyeing yarns or knitting? If so, come to Monday at the Museum at the Sedona Heritage Museum on Monday February 26th, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and join the members of the Verde Valley Weavers and Spinners Guild while they practice their art and share their love of fiber arts. Come to watch or bring your spinning wheel and yarns and join in the fun. They would be happy to answer any questions. There is no charge for this demonstration. Read More→

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Credit Card Fraud Suspect Being Sought

Friday, February 9th, 2018

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Cornville AZ (February 9, 2018) – UPDATE – Immediately following the media release issued on January 25, 2018, YCSO began receiving tips naming the suspect as 33- year-old Branden Anderson. As the investigation continued, deputies located additional identifying information documented by a drug store clerk during the suspect’s purchase of cigarettes with the stolen credit card. After reviewing archived booking photos of Anderson, deputies confirmed a match to security photos and also learned Anderson served prison time for trafficking in stolen property and drug possession. Read More→

Sentimental Journey Dance February 10

Friday, February 9th, 2018

logo_clarkdalehistoricalsocietyClarkdale AZ (February 9, 2018) – A special evening for you and your Valentine.  Sentimental Journey, a 14 piece classic Big Band with vocalist Jeanie Carroll will be playing for a fundraising event for the Clarkdale Historical Society and Museum.  If you would like to brush up on your skills a foxtrot lesson taught by Dana DeLuz will begin at 6PM and the dance at 6:30PM.  Read More→

Events at the Library During American Heart Month

Friday, February 9th, 2018

logo_sedonapubliclibrary3By Elizabeth Cate, Collection Development Librarian

Sedona AZ (February 9, 2018) – It’s no coincidence that American Heart Month is in February, the month when we celebrate Valentine’s Day. This February, give yourself the gift of heart health by taking steps to reduce the risk of heart disease, such as eating healthy, exercising, and, of course, quitting smoking. Read More→

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