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Hinckley to discuss ‘linear communities’

Local Route 66 author and historian Jim Hinckley will talk about “linear communities” that have become a destination along the iconic highway at 5:30 p.m. Monday at Calico’s restaurant.

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Trump mulls pardon of ex-sheriff with same immigration views

Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio is awaiting sentencing and the possibility of jail time following a criminal conviction for disobeying a judge's order to stop his traffic patrols that targeted immigrants.

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Last Chance to Sign up for GenK

Registration for Saturday's genK Community Collaboration Session today at 5 p.m.

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In the Shadow of the Moon: Solar Eclipse 101

Monday will be the first time in almost 100 years a solar eclipse has passed over the entire U.S.

According to NASA’s website, the last time a total eclipse touched the U.S. was in 1979

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Gov. Ducey will not remove AZ Confederate monuments

PHOENIX – Gov. Doug Ducey has no interest in removing any Confederate monuments on state land even in the wake of weekend violence after a racist demonstration in Virginia.

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City well problems cause dead grass in parks

KINGMAN – The patches of dried grass aren’t going unnoticed by City of Kingman Parks and Recreation staff.

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Goodwill store moving to shopping center

KINGMAN – Goodwill is moving into the former Bealls Outlet store in the shopping center anchored by Petco, PetSmart, Office Depot, Ross and Big Lots, with a scheduled grand opening of Oct. 13, a spokeswoman for the nonprofit organization said.

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Deadline for DIY maintenance course is today

Homeowners and renters can learn do-it-yourself maintenance such as changing door knobs and window screens and patching holes in walls at a free class offered 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Western Arizona Council of Governments, 208 N. Fourth St.

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'Only Angels Have Wings' featured at Friday's movie night

“Only Angels Have Wings,” a 1939 classic starring Cary Grant, Jean Arthur and Rita Hayworth, will be shown at 6 p.m. Friday as the featured monthly movie at Kathryn Heidenreich Adult Center, 1776 Airway Ave.

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City Council calls special meeting on airport

KINGMAN – The City Council will hold a special meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday in Council Chambers, 310 N. Fourth St., to discuss the retention of legal counsel regarding the Kingman Airport Authority.

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Every Student Succeeds Act praised

The Arizona Department of Education’s Every Student Succeeds Act plan was praised in a report released by the Thomas B. Fordham Institute in July.

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Kingman man arrested for shooting on Airfield Avenue

No one was injured when a Kingman man fired a shot at a house from a vehicle during an argument Monday night.

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Assistance needed in Kmart burglary

KINGMAN – The Kingman Police Department is requesting the public’s help to identify suspects in a Kmart burglary early Monday morning.

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Tribal council, McCain honor memory of the Navajo Code Talkers

The Navajo Nation Council has honored the Navajo Code Talkers, who used the tribe's language to outsmart the Japanese in World War II.

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A new home for a 'kidnapped' fawn

‘Kidnapped’ fawn finds home at Keepers of the Wild

Keepers of the Wild has received the Mule Deer Fawn recently confiscated by the Arizona Game and Fish Department.

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Kelli Ward’s GOP Senate bid backed by Trump supporters

Supporters of President Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign are now backing former Arizona State Sen. Kelli Ward in her U.S. Senate campaign against Sen. Jeff Flake, a long-time Trump critic.

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4-H’ers demonstrate their public speaking skills

Mohave County 4-H members showed off their public speaking skills when they held their annual 4-H Demonstration Day at the Mohave County Agriculture Center Aug. 5.

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Majority of state’s Native Americans now speak only English at home

Families in more than half of Native American homes in Arizona now speak only English at home, according to new numbers from the U.S. Census Bureau.

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Outgoing director drops 'bombshell' on AZ Hunter Education

In a move that smacked of the politics that affected American sportsmen for a time, recently retired Director of the Arizona Game and Fish Department, Larry Voyles, dropped a bombshell on the staff and volunteers of the Hunter Education program.

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Outdoor Notes: The largest fish I have ever caught in Lake Mead

On a personal note, last Saturday morning I caught the largest fish I have ever caught in Lake Mead.

Changes in dates for next Hunter Education class

Last week I wrote about another resident hunter class that is being offered in September.

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Internet sensation promotes body acceptance ... one beard at a time

I’m OK, you’re OK. That wasn’t the sentiment Prescott photographer Chad Castigliano had in mind when he shared the first photos of Tim “The Whimsical Woodsman” Wilson in April 2016.

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World's oldest man, a Holocaust survivor, dies at 113

Israel Kristal, the world's oldest man who lived through both World Wars and survived the Auschwitz concentration camp has passed away just a month short of his 114th birthday, his family said Saturday.

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MCC president wants students to finish their 2-year degrees

KINGMAN – Michael Kearns wants to raise the number of Mohave County residents with an associates degree by just 1 percent a year, which would require 320 graduates from Mohave Community College.

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MAGNET arrest for possession of dangerous drugs, drug paraphernalia

KINGMAN – Jon Guy Longoria, 57, board member of Mohave Community College, was arrested Monday on felony charges of possession of dangerous drugs and possession of drug paraphernalia.