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Free tutoring available through KALP

KALP services are available to all residents of Kingman and the surrounding area with no charge to the student for any tutor’s time, materials, or facility usage.

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AZGFD goes batty with live-streaming wildlife camera

The best chance to view the animals is from about 9 a.m. until noon, when they move into the open on the rafters to cool

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Lake Mead recreation area played role in new interstate

“You don’t normally see an interstate running through a national park,” Mike Boyles, Lake Mead lands, planning and compliance specialist said. “Throughout planning and construction, we wanted to preserve all of our National Park Service values.”

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Report heightens awareness about upcoming primary election

A report about voter participation in Arizona by the Citizens Clean Elections Commission says that more than half of Arizona voters forgo voting in the Primary Election. Deadlines to request a ballot for the Primary today and Primary Election Day on Aug. 28, it means that there is a need to increase awareness among voters about dismal numbers and to ignite participation.

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Be aware of online dating scams

The Arizona Attorney General’s office says social media and online dating sites make it easy for fraudsters to ingratiate themselves with victims and carry out scams ranging from wire fraud to identity theft.

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AZGFD seeks public input on funding source for outreach

Arizona Game and Fish Department is seeking ideas for establishing and maintaining a discretionary, dedicating funding source for outreach, and education and public awareness efforts.

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Arizona has highest ratio of students to school counselors

Arizona has the highest ratio in the nation of students per school counselor, according to recent figures, and some are concerned about the impact of the counselor shortage

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Army engineers to inform Butler residents of gunnery range cleanup

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is hosting a community open house on the environmental cleanup of a former gunnery range in the Butler area from 5-8 p.m. Monday at the Eagles club, 4536 Patsy Drive.

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Kingman Area Chamber of Commerce features local artists

“The art exhibit comes from our desire to continue to give our members additional value,” said chamber CEO Mike Hindenach.

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Supervisors to look at Mohave County’s social media policy

Direct County Manager Mike Hendrix to work with Information Technology and individual departments to formulate a countywide social media management policy to be used when representing the official capacity of Mohave County.

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Blue Cross invests $10 million in battle against opioid misuse

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona is investing $10 million over three years to combat the state’s highly publicized opioid epidemic, launching a mobile application to help address the issue.

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State and county officials warn residents of potential exposure to measles in Arizona

Check immunization status immediately and be aware of symptoms

This visitor may have exposed the public at Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, 3520 Stockton Hill Road, between 8 a.m. and 10:45 a.m.

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Havasu police officers involved in fatal shooting return to duty

Lake Havasu City police officers who shot and killed a man during a confrontation in July have returned to full-time duty with the department, Kingman Police Department reported Friday

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An Ultimate Ambassador: Karista Rose Harris inspires and empowers with her past and future

Karista Rose Harris, born in Kingman, is now the Ultimate Elite International Ambassador. The title is awarded to a queen (pageant) who has done the most during their reign, such as community service, making appearances, and demonstrating entrepreneurship.

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Radiologists find abnormalities one scan at a time

In Mohave County, 29 percent of adults are cigarette smokers, which makes it the second-highest rate in Arizona, right behind La Paz County with 33 percent.

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ArtHub bids farewell to summer residents with reception, exhibit

ArtHub's new program director plans more outreach to schools, youth groups and adult centers.

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AZMerit results are in: KAOL improves, KUSD says it still has ‘work to do’

Through the school year teachers prepare students for the next level in their lives, but also prepare them for the AzMerit test. Scores have been released for both Kingman Unified School District and Kingman Academy of Learning schools.

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Fundraiser for boy to walk again

“Kinith is our patient and we’ve been treating him over a year. We’ve done fundraisers before and works really well,” Uldrikson said.

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Gosar, Arpaio applaud president while in Kingman

As a U.S. senator, Arpaio said he would be a voice for Republicans because he is a “real Republican.”

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Andy Devine Days Parade entries available through Sept. 14

Parade chairwoman Yvonne Cossio wants to see more floats, and emphasizes that parade entries are free of charge.

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Defendant in Las Vegas carjacker case requests new attorney

“I have a high-profile case, and I feel that I don’t have confidence in Ron Gilleo as far as defending me and looking out for my case,” Nevitt told Sipe. “I’d ask that the court grant me effective counsel.”

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Weather Alert: Flood advisory in effect Aug. 15

There is expected to be moderate to heavy rain due to numerous thunderstorms around Kingman and south central Mohave County.

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UPDATE: US 93 closed due to police activity

As of 1:35 p.m., U.S. 93 is now reopened and will take sometime before traffic clears up, according to AZDOT.

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*Update* - US 93 closed due to police activity

Police activity in Nevada has closed both directions of US 93 at the Arizona/Nevada state line, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation.

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Selling tobacco to minors: Attorney General's Office says it’s not worth it

“We want the businesses to be compliant, that’s our goal,” Mansur said. “We’re not trying to trick anybody.”

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