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Cooking with Diane: Potato Onion Bake

If you are tired of mashed, baked or fried potatoes, this potato dish is for you. It is easy to make and very delicious. Goes well with any type of meat.

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No refugees in Prescott area; local group tries to help

No matter that Prescott calls itself Everybody’s Hometown, it isn’t. Not for refugees, anyway.

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Dog recovering after being dragged behind car

Maltese/Chihuahua mix owes recovery to generosity of others

Steve Adams’ devoted companion for the past five years – some of which have been fraught with struggle and strife – is none other than a rescue Maltese/Chihuahua he named “Glory.”

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Chino residents question need for Northern Connector

While still 10 to 15 years away, the proposed northern connector road that will link Chino Valley to Williamson Valley Road brought frustration, dread and, for some, satisfaction to more than 80 residents who showed up Feb. 7 to hear from Yavapai County and Lyons Engineering and Surveying representatives

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Chino approves change orders to bring sewer to 100 residents

Council approves change orders on the project

Engineers overestimated how much the Sewer Main Extension Project would cost, and bids came in less than expected, giving the Chino Valley Public Works Department some extra money for the project.

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Chino Valley ponders what to do with its Community Center

From the outside, the Chino Valley Community Center looks more than adequate, but dust and spider webs are collecting on the windows and the empty parking lot has the look of abandonment.

Chino Valley Police report, Feb. 17, 2017

The Chino Valley Police Department has provided this accounting of police calls from Feb. 6 to Feb. 12:

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Chino Valley’s WIC office gets improvements

Pregnant women, breastfeeding mothers and mothers of children age six months to 5 who are living on limited incomes are invited to take advantage of services offered through the state’s Women, Infant and Children program.

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Chino speedway stuck in limbo

Yavapai College wants more details; council wants decision

Even though the Chino Valley Town Council met in October and approved an outline for a lease agreement for a motor sports project at Old Home Manor, it appears councilmembers have some lingering confusion over what was decided.

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Got potholes? Council talks road conditions, maintenance costs

Winter weather with its freezing temperatures, snow and rain, brings out the worst in road conditions.

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More sewage on its way to Chino Valley’s plant

Town stands to make money while filling a need

The report is in. Chino Valley’s wastewater treatment plant can accept more septage waste — in liquid form.

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Ex-Chino employee gets job back in settlement

Town settles wrongful termination case

Deputy Director of Development/Chief Building Official Dan Trout, fired on July 7, 2016, has been given his job back, including back pay, in return for his dropping an appeal that had been scheduled for arbitration, according to a settlement agreement.

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Chino Valley Police report, Feb. 8, 2017

The Chino Valley Police Department has provided this accounting of police calls from Jan. 30 to Feb. 5: (Note, the police office is located on Voss Drive, so reports filed there show up often).

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People & Places: Discovering the secret to a successful relationship

Chino Valley couple celebrates 63 years together

Denny met Janet in 1950 when they were both in high school. After a courtship, there was a marriage.

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Pet of the Week: Molly

Molly is a German Shepherd/Border Collie mixed female dog looking for a family. She is about 7 years old.