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Lane closures underway on Historic Route 66 west of Seligman through Saturday, Sept. 15

Drivers should plan for delays and allow extra travel time

Drivers should proceed through the work zone with caution, slow down and watch for construction personnel and equipment.

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Annual grape stomp brings out the child in everyone

Attending every year, D’Arcy Wagner of Kingman makes it her goal to put fresh new grape-stained footprints on her white shirt. She got her feet a little dirty Sunday afternoon stomping grapes and one of the memorable things about her experience is all the “grape” people she gets to meet.

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Report rates KRMC high in COPD, average in other specialties

U.S. News & World Report released its results for the 2018-2019 Best Hospitals and Kingman Regional Medical Center didn’t rank nationally but it was rated high in the Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease specialty.

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Poll: Arizona voters prioritize conservation of public lands, support mining ban

In a recent bipartisan poll conducted statewide, Arizona voters signaled their support for recreation on public lands, with 48 percent indicating they would have a more favorable opinion of a candidate who supports a ban on uranium mining near the Grand Canyon.

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Search for fourth boat crash victim moves south

Searchers looking for the body of the fourth victim in a fatal boat crash that occurred last Saturday near Topock are moving their base of operations from Topock 66 Marina to the Lake Havasu City Water Safety Center.

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Licenses & Permits | Sept. 10, 2018

The City of Kingman issued the following building permits for the week ending Sept. 6:

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Trial date set in 2014 killing of 8-year-old Bullhead City girl

Justin James Rector is set to be tried on first-degree murder, kidnapping, child abuse and abandonment of a body in late April.

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The 72nd Annual Mohave County Fair opens Thursday

A Good Ol’ Fashion Fair

Grab your hats, come hungry, thirsty and with an expectation for good music to the 72nd Annual Mohave County Fair, An Ol’ Fashioned American Fair, where performers, vendors, special events and more will be featured throughout four days of ol’ fashioned fun starting Thursday.

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Tee-up Saturday for KRMC’s golf tournament

The green freshly mowed grass, your favorite putter, and pizza sounds like a great way to spend a Saturday morning to raise money for a local hospice home.

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Tapped out or plenty to tap? Developers argue there’s more water in the Colorado River Basin

The Colorado River, which supplies water to croplands and 40 million people in the Southwest, is projected to hit a historic low mark within two years, forcing mandatory cuts to deliveries in Arizona, Nevada and Mexico.

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KUSD school board candidates, JAVC to speak at forum Wednesday

The Mohave Republican Forum is hosting Kingman Unified School District school board candidates at its monthly meeting at 5:15 p.m. Wednesday at 3580 Stockton Hill Road.

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Arizona Game and Fish Emmy Award-winning wildlife cameras bring you into animals’ natural habitats

Come discover the secret lives of animals

The department recently received five regional Emmy nominations from the Rocky Mountain Southwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for its television show, “Arizona Wildlife Views.”

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ADOT laying groundwork for future I-11, including Kingman interchange

The smooth pavement on Interstate 11 from Hoover Dam to Las Vegas is a smooth ride, and Arizona Department of Transportation is working toward bringing the new interstate through Kingman.

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Former legislative candidate says she’ll file suit over GOP primary loss

A former candidate for the Arizona Legislature intends to file suit against Mohave County for her loss in last week’s election.

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KUSD participates in school lunch program

Kingman Unified School District is participating in the National School Lunch Program and the School Breakfast Program. As part of this program, KUSD offers healthy meals every school day.

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Search continues for final Colorado River boat collision victim

The Mohave County Sheriff’s Office continued Wednesday in its search for the final victim of a Saturday boating accident. The remaining victim, who has yet to be located, is presumed deceased.

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Riggs GOP nominee for schools chief

Final unofficial vote tallies show former California Congressman Frank Riggs with 124,666 votes, edging out Bob Branch who has been involved in teaching educators.

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Diet Center's Tip of the Week: 6 habits of people who successfully maintain their weight loss

Here are six things, according to the National Weight Control Registry which follows more than 10,000 people who have lost at least 30 pounds, they have done and continue to do to keep the weight off.

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Life jacket exchange and vessel safety check event in Kingman Saturday

It’s time once again to check your boat and all of your equipment, and the most important item on your boat are your life jackets. The Arizona Game and Fish Department, in partnership with The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, Kingman (USCGAux 9-8), are continuing the 10th anniversary of the AZGFD Life Jacket Exchange Program.

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DUI task force makes nearly 900 stops over holiday weekend

The Kingman Police Department made 52 traffic stops over the holiday weekend. Five resulted in misdemeanor DUI arrests, one extreme DUI arrest and two DUI drug arrests.

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Mohave County Board of Supervisors OK support for uranium imports investigation

There was no discussion by the board members about the measure prior to Tuesday’s vote.

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Thousands of teacher vacancies four weeks into academic year

The Arizona School Personnel Administrators Association found that the 178 school districts and charter schools who responded to the survey reported they needed to fill 6,227 slots this school year.

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State Democratic chair to attend Mohave County’s open house

The Mohave Democrats will meet at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 19 at Calico’s.

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Missing cleaning equipment led to lockdown of Mohave County jail

The sheriff’s office reported that during the search officers found small pieces of metal in various stages of being shaped into weapons and tools.

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Jon Kyl sworn in to fill McCain’s Senate seat until January

Kyl, 76, has committed to serve only until the end of the current congressional session on Jan. 3.