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Anderson Ford partnering with WAHS for pet adoptions

$25 for every adoption between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturday

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Library’s summer reading program expands beyond books

“I’ve been coming for years and I love it,” Forman said. “The socialization … it’s nice to meet new people. We’ve done earrings with beads and safety pins. I sent some to (family in) St. Louis. We’ve done book markers and Bible wreaths. They do a lot.”

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Ducey to refuse debate with primary challenger

Gov. Doug Ducey won’t debate his Republican foe, with an aide calling Ken Bennett a “fringe’’ candidate despite the fact he was elected secretary of state in 2010. But he will have to face him in August, at least on the ballot, if not on TV.

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Motorcycle rider crashes into bighorn sheep on SR 260

Arizona Game and Fish Dept. was called to assist with removal of the bighorn sheep

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High Court: Online shoppers can be forced to pay sales tax

States will be able to force more people to pay sales tax when they make online purchases under a Supreme Court decision Thursday that will leave shoppers with lighter wallets but is a big financial win for states.

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Arpaio seeks investigation of his defeat in 2016 election

Joe Arpaio is seeking an investigation into his claim that the U.S. Justice Department meddled in his unsuccessful 2016 campaign for sheriff in metro Phoenix.

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Report: Uber driver streaming "The Voice" just before Arizona crash

The human backup driver in an autonomous Uber SUV was streaming the television show "The Voice" just before the vehicle struck and killed an Arizona pedestrian in March, according to a published report.

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Border officials arrest 2 men, seize meth worth $370,000

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials in Arizona say its agents have arrested an American and a Mexican in two separate smuggling attempts that collectively resulted in the seizure of some 123 pounds (56 kilograms) of methamphetamine worth about $370,000.

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Pretrial set for suspect in Walleck Ranch Park shooting

The pretrial conference for Timothy Joseph Bell, the 19-year-old California resident charged with two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon-dangerous instrument, has been continued to 10:45 a.m. July 11 in Mohave Superior Court before Judge Richard Weiss.

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One person killed jumping from runaway semi-truck on I-17

“As the truck approached a curve, the driver and passenger both jumped from the moving truck,” Lee wrote in an email. “The runaway truck continued for approximately a 1/4 mile before overturning onto its right side in the median.”

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Gregory appointed as Mohave County court commissioner

Kenneth Gregory has been appointed as court commissioner for Mohave County Superior Court to fill the newly created position starting in early July.

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Mohave County Supervisors OK tentative budget, pay increases

Although it’s hard to make a crystal ball prediction on how the 4 percent increase in projected revenues for 2018-19 may affect future budgets, County Manager Michael Hendrix said he is pleased there is no need for a property or sales tax increase next year.

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Lonesome Dick brings rockabilly stylings to Metcalfe Park

Rockabilly band Lonesome Dick will return to Metcalfe Park for the third Concert in the Park presented by Sounds of Kingman at 5 p.m. Sunday.

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Lab testing is more than a machine spitting out answers

A lot of doctor appointments include the need to conduct further examinations to determine your condition. The doctor may ask for a blood, urine or stool sample and send it off to the lab for testing. Another scenario may be when you have an organ removed, or just a piece of it, so medical professionals can test to see what is going on inside the body.

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Council modifies primary election vote calculations

Before Tuesday, Kingman’s City Code dealt with primary elections in terms of votes received for mayor.

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*Update* - Wildlife series looks at helicopter captures

Arizona Game and Fish Department will continue its popular wildlife series with a presentation on helicopter wildlife captures at 6 p.m. today at Mohave County Library, 3269 N. Burbank St. The presentation is free to the public with limited seating on a first come-first serve basis.

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Missing person case leads to finding human remains near Laughlin

The identity of the remains haven’t been determined

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Wagging tails make for smiling faces

With the two new dog parks and the potential for a third, the City of Kingman is adding 8 acres of dog exercise areas for its citizens and their pets to enjoy.

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Gov. Ducey keeps National Guard at border

Gov. Doug Ducey won’t withdraw National Guard troops from the border even though he objects to President Trump’s policy of separating children from their families.

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Fire district to adopt final budget after public hearing

The public hearing and final adoption of the budget will be held at NACFD Station 31, 2484 Northern Ave.

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BLM gathering 60 wild burros from Bullhead City for adoption

The Bureau of Land Management is rounding up about 60 wild burros in the Bullhead City area for adoption over the next three weeks. The roundup, which started June 15, comes after private landowners and county officials expressed concerns about a string of incidents involving wild burros.

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Arizona health officials warn about rise in rabies

The Arizona Department of Health Services said Tuesday there had been 77 cases reported in the first five months of the year, compared with 54 during the same period in 2017.

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High could reach 107 in Kingman Thursday

Temperatures will be rising to well above normal, the highest of the year so far, the NWS reported.

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KFD earns safety award from IAFC

“Receiving this award is a testament to the type of people we have at the Kingman Fire Department,” said Jake Rhoades, KFD chief.

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Airport efforts are taking off

At Tuesday’s meeting, Gary Kellogg, economic development director, provided Council with an update on his department’s efforts at the airport.

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