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WACOG healthy living program offered

Western Arizona Council of Governments is offering The Wellness Initiative for Senior Education Program.

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The race begins: Ducey, Farley and Garcia battle for governor

With no primary foe and 10 months to go to the general election, Gov. Doug Ducey already has collected more than $3 million for his reelection campaign.

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Facing fears: iPhone X’s new facial recognition raises concerns

Even before the news reports about problems with Apple’s iPhone X – one reviewer for Forbes called it the worst iPhone ever – some experts had reservations about the facial recognition technology that is one of the phone’s marquee features.

Legislature adds services for the deaf, hard of hearing

The Arizona Legislature is providing a live captioning service and looping technology for committee hearings for people who are deaf or hard of hearing.

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Strange but true | German linguists: 'Alternative facts' the non-word of 2017

German linguists have declared the phrase "alternative facts," popularized by White House aide Kellyanne Conway, the non-word of 2017.

Pima County Jail is now using full-body scanners for inmates

The Pima County Jail is using full-body scanning devices to screen incoming inmates for contraband.

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Carjacking suspect shot by Pima County deputies booked into jail

A carjacking suspect who was shot during a Tucson confrontation with Pima County Sheriff's deputies last year has been booked into jail after recovering from his injuries.

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Lake Havasu City man accused in death of 2-year-old daughter

Police say a Lake Havasu City man has been arrested in connection with the death of his 2-year-old daughter.

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Vic Riccardi changes plea, no longer jailed

Victor Riccardi is a free man after changing his plea Tuesday to guilty felony charges

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Kingman man charged with fourth burglary count in two months

For the fourth time since November a Kingman man has been charged with burglary.

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2 Kingman men are seriously injured in motorcycle accident

Authorities say two Kingman men have been seriously injured in a crash involving four motorcycles.

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Transient, 53, arrested for surreptitious photography

Authorities say a 53-year-old transient, who may be suffering from mental illness, was arrested Jan. 10 for taking photographs or video of a man in a bathroom stall.

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4 juveniles arrested for burglary and stolen gun

After making contact with a group of juveniles Friday for what authorities say was “suspicious activity,” four juveniles ended up being arrested on assorted burglary, pot, stolen property, and weapons charges.

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5 things to know: Jan. 16 Kingman City Council Meeting

Council meets at 5:30 p.m. at the County Administration Building, 700 W. Beale St. The regular meeting is expected to start at 7 p.m.

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Cost of eggs up 35 percent, most other groceries down since last year

The latest survey of grocers by the Arizona Farm Bureau Federation finds that shoppers, on average, are paying less for ham, cheddar cheese and bread than the same period a year ago

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Ending the stigma: Programs create conversations about mental health in Arizona schools

About one in five, 43.8 million, or 18.5 percent: these numbers all represent the number of people in the United States who experience mental illness

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Rep. Thorpe proposes exemption to public records law

A veteran state lawmaker is carving out what one lawyer calls a large and “blatant’’ exemption to the state’s public records law.

Kingman citywide area clean-up Jan. 22 through Feb. 2

The Kingman Clean City Commission and the City of Kingman Sanitation Department are pleased to announce that the Kingman Special Trash Haul Clean-up

Soroptimist International Club hosts dinner fundraiser Saturday

The 27th annual extravaganza features a gourmet dinner from chefs at Mattina’s Ristorante and Siren’s Café

Health director for Mohave County Department of Public Health to address opioid epidemic

Patty Mead, health director for Mohave County Department of Public Health, has been chosen as one of 40 public health officials to address the nation’s opioid epidemic.

Courts: Woman cites biology in custody case against ex-wife

Keith Berkshire, attorney for Kimberly McLaughlin, is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn last year’s ruling by the state’s high court which concluded that Suzan McLaughlin had the same right to claim parentage as if she had been Kimberly’s husband.

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Arizona police arrest 80-year-old man in armed bank robbery

Police in Arizona have arrested an 80-year-old man they say robbed a credit union at gunpoint.

Arizona woman visiting shooting area killed by stray bullet

Authorities say an Arizona woman has died after being struck in the chest by a stray bullet while visiting a desert area popular for target shooting.

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Mohave County Supervisor Lois Wakimoto upset with healthcare

Mohave County Supervisor Lois Wakimoto has thrown down the gauntlet on one of the county’s predominant healthcare providers, Health Choice, to provide timely payments to doctors and hospitals throughout the county.

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Lawmaker vows Trump tax cuts won’t have negative effect on AZ taxpayers

One of the state’s three Republican legislative leaders has vowed he won’t let the Trump tax cuts have a negative ripple effect on Arizona taxpayers.