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Lawmaker wants medical marijuana fees to fund anti-drug program

A Tucson Republican lawmaker wants people who are legally entitled to use medical marijuana to pay for a program to discourage drug use among others rather than lowering the excess fees they pay the state.

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Clerical error frees woman from Mohave County Jail

Mohave County Sheriff’s Office has reported that a clerical error released a woman from the county’s adult detention facility Wednesday morning.

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Influenza is in season: Emergency rooms and urgent care clinics are being swamped by flu patients

The flu season has swamped the urgent care clinic at Kingman Regional Medical Center, where more than 200 patients have been treated for flu-like symptoms in the last three weeks.

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WACOG offering ‘Walk with Ease’ program

Western Arizona Council of Government, the area agency on aging, is offering the Arthritis Foundation Walk with Ease Program.

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Gov. Ducey’s plan would restore school funding

Gov. Doug Ducey trotted out a plan Tuesday to eventually restore funding for capital needs for schools to what it was before the Great Recession.

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Two suspects arrested, one at large in Lazy Y U burglary case

A game camera that is used to catch glimpses of wildlife gave police four clues in a reported burglary.

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Orphaned fawns are doing well, adapting to mule deer habitat at Keepers of the Wild

Two mule deer fawns were brought to Keepers of the Wild in August.

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Gov. Ducey calls for more school funding, new opioid law

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey promised to pump more cash into the state's K-12 public schools

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Congressman Paul Gosar: Time to address budget

Passing the GOP’s tax plan was child’s play compared to the coming months in Washington D.C., according to Congressman Paul Gosar.

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Veteran Point in Time meeting today

At the meeting, organizers will go over all of the up-to-date information received from the Arizona Department of Housing firm up areas of coverage, and more.

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Carbon monoxide poisoning awareness brought into the forefront after death of family of four in Parks

A silent killer

The suspected carbon monoxide poisoning that killed a family of four staying in a cabin at Parks, between Flagstaff and Williams, over New Year’s weekend prompted an awareness alert from Kingman Fire Department.

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These Chloride volunteer firefighters step up, suit up, and take on the flames

Where there's smoke...

It’s been at least four years since there was a fire in this historic mining town (knock on wood), which is fortunate, because it’s been without a fire department for most of that time.

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Black Hawks land for quick break

A fleet of nine U.S. Army Blackhawk choppers dropped into Kingman Airport Friday for lunch on Wade Brambley, a Kingman resident who served in the Army from 1999 to 2008.

Mohave County spending $800K on new cars

Mohave County will spend nearly $800,000 this year for 21 new automobiles.

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Golden Valley woman who assaulted corrections officer was in jail due to drug charges

Jennifer Keane assaulted a corrections officer Tuesday morning and was charged with felony aggravated assault on a correction officer.

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Burro’s shooting death in Oatman prompts outrage, rewards, and an investigation

The New Year’s Eve shooting death of a young burro has ignited a firestorm on social media.

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Kelli Ward caught in middle as President Trump, Steve Bannon feud

Only time will tell if the dispute between President Donald Trump and former White House strategist Steve Bannon will affect Kelli Ward in the 2018 race to replace Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake.

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Mohave County Democratic Party meets Tuesday to discuss strategies

Mohave County Democratic Party will hold its monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Calico’s restaurant, 418 W. Beale St.

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Golden Valley woman charged with assaulting a correction officer

Authorities say there is video evidence of a 34-year-old Golden Valley woman taking swings at a correction officer at Mohave County Jail in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

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Mildly inconvenient weather possible through the weekend

With the current drought going on 114 days, any forecast of rain or even a trace of precipitation is welcome news around the region, and it could happen this weekend.

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Millions of Americans turn to bottled water, but is it safer than tap?

Some tap water might smell like chlorine. Or it looks a little cloudy. Or maybe it doesn’t taste quite right.

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Try being made to limit ballot measures to ‘one subject’

A Fountain Hills lawmaker is seeking a new restriction that could make it more difficult for voters to propose complex changes in state law.

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Time to sign up for fun Community Education classes at MCC

The Mohave Community College Community Education Program is ringing in the New Year with fun courses for everyone.

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Bill Ward to speak at Conservative Republican Club monthly meeting

The Conservative Republican Club of Kingman welcomes Bill Ward, executive director of Kingman Boys and Girls Club, as guest speaker at its monthly meeting at 11:15 a.m. Monday at Dambar restaurant, 1960 E. Andy Devine Ave.

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Keepers of the Wild earns 'Best Charity' rating from Consumer Reports

Well-known for having an unbiased review of products and consumer services, Consumer Reports is a publication with tremendous popularity.