100 Days of COVID-19

By Robert Gay Opinion & Comment July 1, 2020 As 2020 unrolls, the devastation wrought by an imperceptible lethal organism creeps around everywhere. Our way of life, thinking, news intake and conversations are being transformed by newly important words and ideas. As if we are all amateur epidemiologists we talk about outbreaks, hotspots, incubation periods, […]

Daily COVID Updates

By PRT Staff The Patagonia Regional Times is aware that in this unprecedented environment our readers are looking for up-to-date and reliable information regarding the coronavirus pandemic. As part of our commitment to bring you relevant and important local news you need, the PRT will update this page daily as we receive new information. Save […]

Sheriff Candidates Forum

Sheriff’s’ Candidate Forum hosted by the Patagonia Regional Times and the Santa Cruz County Fair and Rodeo Association at 10:00 am on June 27 at Pioneer Hall. Watch Recording of Sheriff Candidate’s Forum Summary of Forum from Nogales International Due to the current threat of COVID-19 in our community, the PRT Board has decided to […]

Van Nest Changes His Plea

By Marion Vendituoli June 24, 2020 A plea agreement was entered in the case of Charles Van Nest, Jr. of Patagonia, on June 17 in Superior Court in Nogales. Previously, Van Nest had pleaded ‘not guilty’ to the charges of premeditated attempted murder, and aggravated assault after he allegedly attacked a Patagonia woman in her […]