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A-F School Accountability Letter Grade Information

Sedona AZ (September 23, 2017) – Thank you to the public for partnering with us to improve student achievement in Arizona. Next week, public schools will receive a letter grade based on the new A-F Accountability System designed to empower schools and improve individual student performance. The letter grades are embargoed until October 9, 2017, when they will be released to the public. During... 

AZ Sues ABOR for Unconstitutional Tuition Hikes

AZ School Superintendent Diane Douglas Sedona AZ (September 20, 2017) – Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas today announced her support of Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich’s lawsuit against the Arizona Board of Regents (ABOR) for dramatically increasing the price of base tuition and mandatory fees at the state’s public universities. Superintendent Douglas concurs... 

VA Fires Former D.C. Medical Center Director

Sedona AZ (September 20, 2017) – Today, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced that it has fired former Washington, D.C. VA Medical Center Director Brian Hawkins for his failure to provide effective leadership to the D.C. Medical Center. Washington D.C. Medical Director Brian Hawkins was removed from his position with the Veterans Administration. The department undertook this... 

Chino Valley Road Work

Sedona AZ (September 19, 2017) – Yavapai County will be performing road work on Yuma Drive in Chino Valley beginning September 25 and continuing through December 4, 2017. Construction will consist of removing existing asphalt, installing various drainage improvements, and cutting native soil to improve sight distance in four areas on Yuma Drive. Construction areas include Otmo Drive, Pheasant... 

ATV Rider Found Deceased

Sedona AZ (September 18, 2017) – On September 12, 2017, at approximately 6:00 p.m., a man called Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office dispatch to report finding a deceased person still trapped underneath an ATV on Forest Road 97B in the Groom Creek area. The location is about three miles south of the Wolf Creek Road intersection. It appeared the body had been there for several days. The caller was... 

Monday Morning Coffee with Alejandro Gutierrez

Sedona AZ (September 18, 2017) –  Join real estate insider Alejandro Gutierrez, Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty, as he shares his Monday Morning Coffee with you from Sedona, Arizona: It appears from the Fed minutes released recently that there is a growing split between Fed officials about when inflation will begin to rise. A growing number of officials would like to move slowly... 

Prescott Drug Lab Operation Shut Down

Sedona AZ (September 15, 2017) – On September 9, 2017, Prescott, Arizona fire department personnel contacted the Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office just after 10:30 in the morning to report possible drug possession and manufacturing from a home in the 500 block of Karen Drive, Prescott. The resident, Frank Soberanis, 28, called 911 after sustaining chemical burns on his hands and face. Deputies... 

Arizona Community Foundation College Scholarship Awareness Nights

Sedona AZ (September 14, 2017) – The Arizona Community Foundation of Yavapai County, in collaboration with the Arizona Community Foundation of Sedona, is inviting community groups to participate in the third annual Cash for College Scholarship Awareness Nights. Sponsored by Yavapai College, each of two events provides an opportunity for students, their families and local educators to learn more... 

Lake Powell Microburst Overturns Boats and Injures Several

Page AZ building damaged by microburst. Sedona AZ (September 14, 2017) – A microburst has been reported in the Page, Arizona area. Coconino County Sheriff’s Deputies are currently responding to several injuries, overturned water craft with occupants in the water, and other needs on Lake Powell and throughout the area. Currently the most serious water related injuries and damage appear to have... 
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