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Fourth year running, MCC will not raise tuition

Mohave Community College will not to raise tuition next year, which means the college has not touched the tuition rate in four years.

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Grant funds could help with Kingman’s roads

Bill Shilling told City Council at last week’s regularly scheduled meeting there are potential projects Kingman could embark on which could receive Community Development Block Grant funds for 2018.

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Teacher shortage discussed at educational forum

The shortage of teachers was the hot topic at the Mohave Republican Forum Wednesday.

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Exchange program will streamline local transportation projects

The Arizona Department of Transportation has brought back the Highway User Revenue Fund Exchange program, which allows cities to design and build transportation projects using state funding rather than go through the federal-funding process.

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Healthy blood donors needed

United Blood Services is hosting a blood drive. Healthy donors are needed because of this season’s flu outbreak.

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*Update* - 3 dead in tour helicopter crash at Grand Canyon

A tour helicopter carrying seven people on board crashed in the Grand Canyon, killing three people and injuring four others.

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Chuckwalla, Kingman’s newest downtown resident, settles in

The 7-foot, 1,831-pound Arizona Chuckwalla lizard sculpture by California artist Solomon Bassoff was unveiled before a handful of people Friday afternoon at the southwest corner of Andy Devine Boulevard and Fourth Street.

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Gates Avenue to close for street improvements

Gates Avenue between Stockton Hill Road and Main Street will be closed for street improvements for two weeks, day and night, starting at 6 a.m. Monday, Feb. 12, until 5 p.m. Feb. 26.

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Weather Alert: National Weather Service issues wind advisory

The National Weather Service has issued a weekend wind advisory for northwest Arizona, southern Nevada and southeast California, with estimated wind speeds of 25-35 mph and gusting up to 45 mph Saturday evening and into Sunday morning.

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MAGNET reports $8,000 in drugs seized

The drug enforcement team known as MAGNET served a search warrant and arrested five people early Wednesday morning in connection with a drug investigation.

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Kingman man tied up and had vehicle stolen, police say

Andrew Lee Higbee, 31, of Kingman, was arrested Wednesday for suspected robbery and stealing a vehicle from a home in the 1700 block of Atlantic Avenue.

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There is increasing evidence linking REM sleep problems and dementia

At the end of the study, AAN found that 32 individuals of the 321 who participated developed dementia, with 24 developing Alzheimer's Disease.

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City to focus on strategy for EDD

In addition to providing thoughts on how Kingman can work to develop a successful economic development department at Tuesday’s Council meeting, Interim City Manager Jim Bacon also laid out areas of emphasis for the City to focus on within its strategic plan.

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KHS asking for prom and graduation donations

Kingman High School, is now accepting donations for their annual Prom Fair.

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Delivery drones could be on their way to Arizona

Starship Technologies' drones are capable of delivering packages of up to 20 pounds to homes within a two-mile radius.

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RWC hosts political author for talk on meddling in other countries

Patriot Dinner date set for April 28

Barry Webb, political author and former Arabic translator and analyst for the National Security Agency, will speak to the Republican Women’s Club of Kingman at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Dambar restaurant, 1960 Andy Devine Ave.

CFIC scholarship available for Kingman students

The Community and Family Interest Clubs (CFIC), have a scholarship program available for students in Kingman High School, Kingman Academy of Learning, Pass/Pals School and 4-H members.

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Gosar’s WAPA bill passed by House of Representatives

The Western Area Power Authority Transparency Act, which establishes a required reporting system aimed at increasing transparency in the operations of the Western Area Power Administration (WAPA), was passed in the House of Representatives Wednesday.

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BLM seeking comments on road expansion near Bullhead City

The Bureau of Land Management is taking public comment on proposed rights of way to Moss Mine, specifically an electric distribution line and road expansion on public land east of Bullhead City.

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House panel OKs new fee to help pave, repair roads

Unable politically to hike the state gasoline tax to help pave and repair roads, a House panel voted Wednesday to impose a new fee when people register their cars and trucks every year.

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A 54-year-old Kingman woman arrested for extreme DUI, assault

Kelli Ellen Ferguson wasn’t going to let anyone stop her from leaving the scene of an accident, even if it meant dragging a witness 50 feet in her pickup truck.

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Reducing burro population goal of BLM pilot vaccination program

The burros are being gathered by the BLM, and fertility control will be done by the Humane Society of the United States.

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Gubernatorial candidate highlights education, health care

Gubernatorial candidate Garcia’s background is a familiar one.

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Horseshoe players rehab court at Heidenreich center

Not much stops the games from happening other than rain and doctor appointments," the group said.

State Senate votes to exempt military pensions from state income tax

A tax break for military retirees has cleared a pair of significant hurdles.