Breaking News:

Close
Three ‘River View’ roads cause headaches for 911
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Tuesday, 29 July 2014 11:35
There are three streets in and around Camp Verde named River View Drive, which has raised safety concerns over possible mistakes when 911 operators dispatch emergency services.

Only one of those roads is actually in the...

Read more...
 
Town considers cuts at library
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Thursday, 24 July 2014 15:54

The Town of Camp Verde is continuing to look for solutions to cut costs involved with the construction of a new library.While the bids for the new library building were rejected, Youth Services Librarian Dianna Manasse, left, and Library Specialist Alice Gottschalk will stay busy in the current building. The library will now be open on Mondays, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Tuesday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., and on Friday and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

The project has been in the works for awhile, but recently hit a bit of a snag.

Read more...
 
Ebeling’s green thumb helps local garden
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Thursday, 24 July 2014 15:47

Rae Ebeling loves gardening. A lot.Rae Ebeling worked for years as a computer systems manager for companies like Data General. Now retired, she spends much of her time gardening. Ebeling tends a plot in the community gardens, out at Riverfront Park, and is also a member of the local gardening club, the Verde Thumbs.

“I grew up on a farm in Maryland,” Ebeling said.

It’s not always easy, Ebeling said. The Cottonwood resident said that some growing seasons have been difficult.

Read more...
 
City considers eminent domain
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Thursday, 24 July 2014 15:44
The Cottonwood City Council is opening the door to using its powers of eminent domain to take property currently standing in the way of the city’s 12th Street improvement project.

The city has been working to add...

Read more...
 
Reclaimed water quenches plants
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Wednesday, 23 July 2014 11:54

The city of Cottonwood is putting its reclaimed wastewater to work, in part to help grow vines at the Southwest Wine Center on the campus of Yavapai College in Clarkdale.Roger Biggs, of Cottonwood’s Utilities Department, uses a map to explain the Riverfront Project, which would use a second wastewater treatment facility to avoid the inefficiency of pumping it uphill with lift stations.

The cost is 92 cents for 1,000 gallons of water.

Read more...
 
Greenhouse uses fish to clean water for vegetables
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Tuesday, 22 July 2014 16:15
A greenhouse in Camp Verde is using science to create a sustainable growing operation using fish. Catfish and bluegill, specifically.

Tucked away among the pastoral scenes frequent off of Grippen Road, The Fish’s Garden...

Read more...
 
City entertains plans to bolster Old Town’s feel
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Friday, 18 July 2014 13:20

The city of Cottonwood is looking at ways to help promote the continued development of Old Town and other areas.The city of Cottonwood is looking for ways to expand its Old Town revitalization efforts. Among them are establishing an entertainment district, promoting the wineries and brew pubs and additional parking.

One potential idea is the creation of an Entertainment District.

Read more...
 
FAA to Cottonwood: Straighten up and fly right
Written by Michael Rinker   
Friday, 18 July 2014 13:17

Bob Backus was doing what any businessman would do.An array of planes are tied down under cover at Cottonwood Municipal Airport, calling its hangars home. Recently, the FAA found the airport to be non-compliant with regulations that accompany federal grants.

Cottonwood officials were trying to spur economic development that would generate tax revenue and create jobs.

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

Page 2 of 62

Verde Valley Weather

Fair

87°F

Cottonwood, AZ

Fair
Wednesday
Sunny
67°F / 99°F
Thursday
Partly cloudy
65°F / 93°F
Friday
Mostly sunny
67°F / 92°F

Online Poll

Will the high school football team have a winning season?
 
Poll Sponsored By: