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Prosecutor: Lake Havasu man will face murder charge in daughter’s death

Mohave County prosecutors are preparing to file charges of first degree murder against a Lake Havasu City man in the death of his daughter.

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Lee Williams High School is Miscasting a Concert

Students play the perfect role in raising money for AIDS/HIV research

Imagine your favorite play or movie. Now imagine everything just a little bit wrong.

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Arnold Plaza sold to Jerry Ambrose Veterans Council

After a decade of sitting vacant and turning into a downtown eyesore, Arnold Plaza was given new life Tuesday when county supervisors approved selling it to Jerry Ambrose Veterans Council for renovation as a veterans’ resource center.

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No changes in Mohave County’s two meetings a month schedule

Although no action was taken Tuesday, Mohave County Board of Supervisors debated for more than 30 minutes on the logic of holding monthly meetings.

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Mohave County officials discuss water diversion

County officials met with the Central Arizona Project Wednesday over the details of the agency’s latest plan to divert water from the Mohave Valley Irrigation and Drainage District to towns in Maricopa, Pima and Pinal counties.

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Arizona: False alarm like Hawaii’s unlikely; people should still prepare

Arizona emergency management officials said Tuesday they have safeguards in place that should prevent a false alarm like the one that rattled Hawaiian residents, who received an erroneous report Saturday of a ballistic missile attack.

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Car registration tax boost proposed to end raid on road cash

Republican lawmakers in the Arizona House and Senate are proposing an increase in vehicle license fees as they try again to end raids on dedicated local highway funding that now pays for highway patrol operations.

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Arizona wildlife officials issue nearly $75k in civil fines

State wildlife officials say they issued nearly $75,000 in civil fines last year, mostly for the illegal taking of big game animals.

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Amount of liability insurance needed to drive on Arizona roads increased

Rebuffing claims it will harm some low-income individuals, a Senate panel agreed Tuesday to increase the amount of liability insurance that motorists must purchase to drive on Arizona roads.

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GOP senator denounces Trump attacks, recalls Stalin rhetoric

President Donald Trump's use of the terms "fake news" and "enemy of the people" is "shameful" and reminiscent of words infamously used by Soviet dictator Josef Stalin to describe his enemies, Republican Sen. Jeff Flake said Wednesday.

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State Briefs | Endangered Mexican gray wolf found dead in Arizona

Federal authorities are investigating the death of a Mexican gray wolf as wildlife managers prepare for an annual survey of the endangered species along the Arizona-New Mexico border.

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Flagstaff teacher accused of child molestation; quits job

Authorities say a Flagstaff elementary school teacher has been arrested on suspicion of child molestation and sexual conduct with a minor.

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Police: Woman reported strangling 80-year-old mother during altercation

Chandler police say a 59-year-old woman called 911 to report that she had strangled her mother after she "snapped" during an altercation with the 80-year-old woman.

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93-year-old Arizona man charged with murder won't stand trial

A 93-year-old southern Arizona man charged with killing an Eloy man will not stand trial after he was declared mentally incompetent.

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Kingman Airport Authority to discuss Dave French's continued employment

Board meets at 4:30 p.m. Jan. 18

The Kingman Airport Authority board of directors will meet at 4:30 p.m. today in the conference room, 7000 Flightline Drive, to discuss and possibly take action regarding the continued employment of Dave French as a part-time employee.

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Three options remain for TPT ratification by City Council

City has town hall scheduled for Tuesday

Ratification of the increase in the Transaction Privilege Tax, or sales tax, is going to be a “pretty straightforward process,” city attorney Carl Cooper said at Tuesday’s City Council meeting.

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Downwinders: Survivors losing hope of compensation

Eddie Pattillo developed prostate and bladder cancer in 1997, then a few years later doctors removed colon cancer that had metastasized to his liver.

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Bullhead City’s River Regatta restored

Marnell, chairman of Marnell Gaming, which owns the M Resort in Las Vegas and the Colorado Belle and Edgewater hotel casinos in Laughlin, assured Mohave County Board of Supervisors Tuesday he’ll clean up the camp and river before and after the event.

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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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