Blogs: Red Rock News

Verde Valley Wine

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS August 7, 2020 Verde Valley wines are a $56 million annual business, and like a good vintage, that may take you a bit by surprise. The Southwest Wine Center at Yavapai College in...
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The Sedona Chamber welcomes three new Board members

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS July 31, 2020 The Sedona Chamber welcomes three new Board members this month while asking present leaders to stay engaged, echoing Abraham Lincoln’s famous adage that it is not wise “to changes horses...
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Shopping Local

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS July 24, 2020 What do you think of the new uptown? It’s exciting to see the most significant traffic upgrade in years functioning smoothly after 13 months of construction. The improvements are all...
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Sedona Businesses doing Excellent Job Operating Safely

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS July 17, 2020 Yavapai County Public Health Director Leslie Horton recently told me Sedona businesses are doing “an excellent job” operating safely and helping slow the spread of Covid-19. Evidence, she says, is...
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The Pandemic’s Economic Shock Waves

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS July 10, 2020 Arizona and Sedona continue to deal with the spread of COVID-19 and the pandemic’s economic shock waves. In response, the City of Sedona and the Chamber have set a course...
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Sedonans to wear face masks in public places

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS July 3, 2020 Last week’s emergency proclamation requiring most Sedonans to wear face masks in public places is an important step in slowing the rapid spread of COVID-19. Mayor Moriarty, with the support...
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Are you Sedona | Safe.Clean.Ready?

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS June 26, 2020 Are you Sedona | Safe.Clean.Ready?  Be sure to use your face covering when out in public, practice social distancing and do your part to keep Sedona’s Covid-19 numbers low.  As...
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Destination Recovery Plan – 2

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS June 19, 2020 Last week, we talked about working with local partners on a plan to gradually revive our visitor-based economy in FY21, placing safety first. We reviewed the devastation caused by the...
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Destination Recovery Plan

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS June 12, 2020 Want to see sustainability in action? Check out Guidance Air and Sedona Air Tours. This week, they announced an end to all overflights within the city and surrounding neighborhoods, effective...
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Atypical Memorial Day Weekend

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS June 5, 2020 Memorial Day weekend drew a few surprised reactions around Sedona. Most did not expect heavy traffic or hotels reporting 91 percent occupancy. Others were surprised that some travelers did not...
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Events are Moving Swiftly

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS May 29, 2020 Events are moving swiftly. Issues such as government spending and economic recovery rightfully dominate the headlines, but crucial local developments are happening just below the radar. Here are just three....
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Sedona Phased Reopening

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS May 22, 2020 Around Sedona, phased reopening is more evident each day. Many stores are open, restaurants are serving, popular recreation sites are back, people are out.  Often-maligned day trippers, whose spending is...
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