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Plaintiff in Jail Lawsuit talks to eNews

The Citizens Tax Committee (CTC)  held their annual meeting this past Wednesday November 11th,  and elected new officers for the coming year. Former Vice President, Ed Bowe, was elected President, succeeding Chris Kuknyo, who was recently elected to the Yavapai College Governing Board.  Anita Cohen was elected Vice President and Connie Martin was elected Treasurer. Since

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Citizens Tax Committee to Discuss Jail Lawsuit

Against a backdrop of growing community opposition to the county government’s plan to build a new jail in Prescott,  the  Citizens Tax Committee  (CTC) will hold their annual meeting Wednesday,  November  25th,   at the Adult Center of Prescott,  starting at 1 pm.  The meeting is open to the public and will include a presentation on the status of

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ADEQ is holding a Webinar Addressing the Environmental Concerns of the New Jail

The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) is holding a webinar, to watch online, about the pollution issues on the proposed jail site which is currently being bulldozed; and now citizens can also join by phone! IT STARTS AT 6PM ON MONDAY THE 26TH But the technical challenge is this: you can’t join by phone

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Prescott Jail Gets Day in Court

A hearing in the lawsuit to halt the Yavapai County jail construction for environmental reasons has been set for November 9, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. in the Yavapai County Courthouse before Judge Michael McGill. But it may not be about the issues the Plaintiff wanted to discuss. Bill Williams, a journalist with a paralegal degree

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Court Sets Hearing on Jail Injunction, Prescott, AZ

Yavapai County Superior Court has set a hearing for Friday, October 9th at 9 a.m. to hear Bill Williams’ claim against the County. Williams filed an Emergency Motion on September 4th claiming pollution was on the worksite where the county is bulldozing for a new jail. An emergency motion for a preliminary injunction was denied.

Prescott Talks

Prescott Talks – Harry Oberg

Glenn Martin welcomes Harry Oberg back into the studio to talk about his campaign as well as subjects like the proposed legalization of marijuana and the new jail both that Harry opposes, as well as the recent protest held here in Prescott. To learn more about Harry’s campaign for Board of Supervisors, District 1, visit

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