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CD music format appears to be on death bed, but still showing a pulse

They get scratched, broken and trashed, but old records never die. Vinyl recordings end up in the hands of collectors, on shelves at used record stores and vintage shops, and listed on eBay, often selling for multiples of the original price.

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Kingman Unified School District negotiates Equal Employment Opportunity Commission claim

Kingman Unified School District school board approved at Tuesdays school board meeting for Superintendent Roger Jacks to go forth on negotiating an Equal Employment Opportunity Commission claim with the school lawyers.

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Council has packed work session set for Tuesday’s meeting

Council will hear updates from the Kingman police and fire departments, Financial Department and the Economic Development and Planning Department at its meeting at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Mohave County Administration building, 700 W. Beale St.

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New strategy: Democrats go all-in on health care in midterms

In a windowless conference room, Republican Senate candidate Martha McSally was asking executives at a small crane manufacturing company how the GOP tax cut has helped their business when one woman said: "I want to ask you a question about health care."

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WACOG offers free classes for seniors

As you live life, it teaches you lessons. The more you age the more you know but someone can never stop learning.

ADOT closing lanes for work on U.S. 93 bridge at Big Jim Wash

Motorists along U.S. Highway 93 can expect lane restrictions north of Wickenburg Oct. 22-26 as the Arizona Department of Transportation works on bridge deck construction at Big Jim Wash Bridge (milepost 165).

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License and Permits | Oct. 15, 2018

The City of Kingman issued the following building permits for the week ending Oct. 11.

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Stockton Hill waterline replacement project continues

Along with the water line replacement project taking place on Stockton Hill Road between Airway Avenue and Gordon Drive, another project is set for just south of the intersection of Stockton Hill Road and Kino Avenue.

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KUSD Superintendent Roger Jacks announces his retirement after 10 years in position

A decade at KUSD

He is the face of Kingman Unified School District; and has been for 10 years. Throughout the years, he has worked toward improving education and establishing relationships. However in June 2019, he will no longer be KUSD Superintendent Roger Jacks.

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Janet Watson: breast cancer survivor, moral supporter

She felt a lump on her breast and knew it wasn’t normal. Her primary care doctor couldn’t find anything, so she decided to take a diagnostic mammogram to see if something was truly there.

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Beyond October: Things to be aware of all year about breast cancer

Almost all of us have a friend or relative who has battled breast cancer, and that is in large part because the disease is so common. One in eight women has a lifetime risk of being diagnosed with the disease. Breast cancer causes about 15 percent of cancer-related deaths in the United States, making it the second-largest cancer killer of women in the U.S., second to lung cancer.

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Breast cancer campaigns might be pink, but men get it too

Although breast cancer is usually seen as a woman’s disease, around 145 Australian men were diagnosed with breast cancer in 2015, and around 25 died from it. A little under 1 percent of all breast cancers occur in men, so it is more common than most people think.

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Cancer survivors, supporters raise awareness with a walk

A mile can make all the difference. Especially after surviving cancer.

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Easing the burden for local cancer patients

When someone is diagnosed with cancer, financial concerns shouldn’t be an added burden. The Kingman Cancer Care Unit is an independent local organization that provides much-needed aid to cancer patients and their families in the Kingman, Arizona area.

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KRMC offers free mammogram program

Breast cancer begins when cells located in the breast start to grow out of control. In time, these abnormal cells can invade other tissues and organs in the body.

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Supervisors expected to approve public lands commission

Mohave County Board of Supervisors is expected to approve a resolution to establish the Mohave County Public Lands and Recreation Commission when it meets at 9:30 a.m. Monday at the County Administration Building, 700 W. Beale St.

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Democrats making noise with candidates who speak to the issues

It’s far from an uprising, but voter by voter, the Mohave County Democratic Central Committee is making headway into turning northwest Arizona’s deep Republican territory into a paler shade of red.

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Biosphere 2 legacy lives on more than quarter century later

They lived for two years and 20 minutes under the glass of a miniature Earth, complete with an ocean, rain forest, desert, grasslands and mangroves. Their air and water were recycled, and they grew the sweet potatoes, rice and other food they needed to survive.

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P&Z expands accessory structure allowances

In the past, property owners in Kingman have hit the wall that is the Kingman Zoning Ordinance when it comes to adding accessory structures on their properties, but the Planning and Zoning Commission is considering text amendments that would expand the allowances for detached structures and accessory dwellings.

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Daily Miner shows journalistic excellence in newspaper contest

The Daily Miner came away with several awards in the Arizona Newspapers Association 2018 Better Newspapers Contest, which drew 1,183 entries from 53 newspapers.

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Crystal's Cage: The story of a 20 year old cold case about the murder of a 3-year-old girl

Her mother seduced a prison guard. Then a detective. One gave Crystal life. The other helped dig the 3-year-old’s grave. This is the story of her brief existence and the cold case investigation into her murder, as told through nearly two decades of police reports and court testimony. Crystal’s case continues today.

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Homeless ‘Santa’ playing keyboard in exchange for room at the inn

James “Santa” Zyla entertained a few guests Thursday at Canyon 66 Restaurant and Lounge

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No winning Mega Millions ticket, jackpot now $654 million

No winning lottery ticket was sold for the Mega Millions drawing Friday night

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Map: Rosa helps brings some drought relief to Arizona

The soggy weather brought by Tropical Storm Rosa has provided some surface-level drought relief in Arizona

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Quad driver arrested after police chase through neighborhood

Police arrested Derek Deverne Ferrier, 30, of Kingman, at about 2:45 p.m. Thursday on felony charges following a chase

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