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Arizona teachers call for a strike; walkout at least a week away

Claiming overwhelming support, leaders of the #RedForEd movement Thursday night called for a strike – but but not for another week.

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Earth Day: Bringing about the end of plastic pollution spearheads the efforts for this year’s celebrations

With her floppy hat blowing in 30 mph wind gusts, Denise Neath led two classes of Hualapai Elementary School third-graders on a tour of Dig It Community Garden Thursday, tying it into Earth Day celebrations Sunday.

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Learn how to help during an overdose with Sonoran Prevention Works training Saturday

Responding to the opioid crisis outbreak has claimed many lives across the nation, Arizona, Mohave County, and even locally, Sonoran Prevention Works is hosting a training from 3-5 p.m. Saturday at the Mohave County Library- Kingman, 3269 N. Burbank St.

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Chillin’ on Beale Street kicks off another summer of car fun

Grab those lawn chairs, the wife and kids, the keys to the hot rod sitting in the driveway and head down to Beale Street to chill with friends and family.

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Arizona Law Enforcement Torch Run to benefit Special Olympics

The Arizona Law Enforcement Torch Run and Public Safety Fair helps benefit the Special Olympics where 100 percent of the proceeds go to the athletes to help them get to their events.

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Governor signs bill outlawing ‘fake’ service animals

If you've been sneaking Fluffy into the grocery store on a claim it's your service dog, that time may be coming to an end.

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State senate panel gives judge room to take weapons

A Senate panel voted 4-3 Thursday to allow judges to force some people to surrender their weapons – but only after a multi-step process that supporters say will protect due process rights.

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Father’s sentencing delayed in DUI death of 4-year-old son

Sentencing for Daniel Lynn Stuart, charged with aggravated DUI in the death of his 4-year-old son, has been postponed until May 31 to give attorneys time to consider new offers.

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Airport authority says it will have transition meetings with City

Mohave County Superior Court Judge Steve Moss granted Kingman immediate possession of KAA Tuesday in his ruling in favor of the city.

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Drowned man jumped in river to avoid capture

Joshua Jenkins was trying to escape law enforcement officers when he drowned in the Colorado River where his floating body was found Saturday.

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‘Steel Magnolias’ to steal the night at KHS

Truvy, who owns a hair salon, has a group of friends that comes by to have their hair or nails done. This salon can normally be found in Louisiana, but for three nights it will be onstage at Kingman High School during the production “Steel Magnolias.”

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County wants equitable Flood Control monies

The Board of Supervisors voted 4-1, with Supervisor Hildy Angius opposed, to explore potential solutions in collaboration with the cities that would address current trends in Flood Control revenue.

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Kingman's streets need help

City staff and Bacon recommend increasing pavement management investments to $4.5 million each year, which was important to note because budget discussions will begin in May, Bacon said.

Gov. Doug Ducey is gambling with teacher salaries

Documents obtained by Capitol Media Services show the governor hopes to generate $15 million a year by convincing Arizonans to play “keno.’’

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Northern Arizona Fire District board to look at replacements

Northern Arizona Consolidated Fire District governing board will review letters of interest to fill board vacancies

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Bank of America to close Kingman branch in July

The Bank of America branch at 2307 Stockton Hill Road will close July 31, and all employees and customers have been notified, a bank spokeswoman confirmed Wednesday.

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Ron Foggin officially new city manager

Foggin’s employment agreement includes an annual salary of about $148,000.

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Jerry Ambrose Veterans Council Operation 6 underway at Arnold Plaza

“If you want to volunteer, we will find something for you,” Farrell said.

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***UPDATE*** Missing Golden Valley woman returns home

Mohave County Sheriff’s Office reported Wednesday that the missing 18-year-old mentally disabled woman from Golden Valley has been found.

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Things to do in the outdoors as the weather turns better

You’ll find 21 mountain ranges with nearly 150 canyons and probably 1,000 washes teeming with vegetation and wildlife, if you know where to go.

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Mohave Community College hosts I-40 corridor internet service discussion

Mohave Community College will partner with Northern Arizona University and the Sun Corridor Network for an informational discussion on internet service along the Interstate 40 corridor from 10 a.m. to noon Thursday at MCC’s Kingman campus, 1971 Jagerson Ave., room 508.

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Haviland Rest Area to close for renovations today thru November

The Haviland Rest Area along Interstate 40 west of Kingman will close (today) for a $3.6 million renovation.

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Expect high winds Thursday, Friday

The region will be relatively calm Wednesday between storm systems.

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Drowning victim identified as Mohave Valley man

Mohave County medical examiners have identified the dead body found floating down the Colorado River Saturday as Joshua Jenkins

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Judge Moss gives Kingman possession of airport, industrial park

Mohave County Superior Court Judge Steve Moss ruled in favor of the City of Kingman Tuesday with an order granting the city immediate possession of Kingman Airport Authority.

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