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School safety the hot topic at Republican Women’s meeting

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas talked about school safety and how schools need to have the proper facilities to be secure.

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53-year-old dirt biker dies in crash

The investigation determined that he was riding a dirt bike in the area, took a jump and crashed, dying from injuries sustained in the crash.

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Drivers advised to pull over during dust storms

Statewide, winds of 25-30 mph are forecast, with gusts likely to reach 40 mph.

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Kingman educators participate in state-wide walk-in movement

Teachers from Lee Williams High School, the Positive Alternative Campus, Manzanita Elementary, Kingman Academy of Learning High School, and other schools in the area represented the #RedforEd movement locally.

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The Collings Foundation Tour brings WWII history to life at Laughlin-Bullhead City International Airport today through Friday

Reading books and watching movies about World War II doesn’t leave the indelible experience of shaking and rumbling in a B-17 Flying Fortress bomber on the runway or maneuvering the stick on a P-51 Mustang fighter.

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Local teachers to join ‘walk-in’ movement today

Teachers will enter the schools about the time of the first bell. Participating schools request that those who are planning to attend the walk-in wear red

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Arizona House votes to require providers to ask for reasons for abortions

Saying they’re protecting women’s health, the state House voted Monday along party lines to require hospitals and clinics to ask patients the reason they are seeking an abortion.

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Disabled American Veterans mobile office comes to Elks Club to help veterans

The nonprofit Disabled American Veterans will set up its mobile service office from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Elks Club, 900 Gates Ave., to assist with counseling and filing claims.

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Car auction to benefit local nonprofits

Part of the revenue generated from the auction will be donated to River Fund, Inc., a local nonprofit agency.

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Austrian bicyclist dies from Beale Street crash

The Austrian tourist who was struck by a pickup truck while riding his bicycle on West Beale Street April 5 has died

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Hope Haven opens in Kingman

Brown explained in an email that opening an assisted living facility has been a dream of hers for 14 years, since she worked in the activities department at a local care facility.

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Staff of Rep. Gosar coming to Kingman

It is requested that those interested call 928-445-1683 to make an appointment.

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Democrat DiSanto targets ‘uncaring’ Gosar

“Paul Gosar does not advocate for our district and we’re all tired of him not representing us,” DiSanto said in a statement to the Daily Miner.

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Mohave County Gemstoners welcome agate expert

McMahan, author of “Agates, The Pat McMahan Collection,” has spent much of the past 26 years collecting agates.

Kingman Unified School District board meeting Tuesday

The board will approve the hiring of 19 personnel members, as well as the termination or leave of 50 employees.

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Food isn’t just food in Mexico, it’s a culture, an experience, and a moment with family

When people hear the phrase “South of the border,” food is one of the things that come to mind.

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Landscaping fabric removed from allowable screenings

Council approved an ordinance text amendment Tuesday that no longer allows the use of landscaping fabric as open space storage screening material in commercial and industrial zoning districts.

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New bill would make AZ minimum marriage age

On a 20-8 margin the state Senate voted Thursday to make it illegal for anyone younger than 16 to wed.

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Ducey signs bill mandating 2 recesses for K-5 students

Gov. Doug Ducey on Thursday signed legislation mandating two recess periods a day for students in kindergarten through fifth grade.

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Data shows elementary teacher pay increase, slightly

New data provided by Expect More Arizona shows that the median elementary teacher pay went up 4.7 percent from 2016 to 2017 in Arizona.

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Proposal would make it illegal to ‘misrepresent’ a service animal

State lawmakers are hoping to keep Fido and FiFi out of grocery stores, restaurants and airports if they have no legal right to be there.

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5 tips for when buying a home

It’s a seller’s market out there and being prepared for the process is a must if you want to score your dream home

Melissa Ellico is looking for a three-bedroom, two-bathroom home in a nice neighborhood, so one of the first steps she took was enlisting a trustworthy real estate agent who knows the market.

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Actors wanted for web series and western film

Actors are wanted for a sci-fi web series called “Destination,” and the series is directed by Elona Ostrom and co-directed by Kenneth Ostrom. Auditions for the web series will be 2-7 p.m. Saturday at 615 Hall St.

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Be bear aware during this year’s traveling season

While there may not be many bears in Mohave County, there are approximately 3,000 black bears living in Arizona.

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Local Briefs | Expect road work on US 93 around Chloride starting April 9

Mohave County, in conjunction with local, state and federal public safety agencies, is holding the first wildfire safety fair from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 14, at Hualapai Mountain Resort, 4525 Hualapai Mountain Road.