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Arpaio won’t shy away from controversy in U.S. Senate run

Former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio didn’t come riding into town on his horse and firing off his six-shooter, but if he did, he would have been wildly cheered by at least 80 supporters who packed the room Monday for the Conservative Republican Club of Kingman monthly luncheon.

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Nautilus students know boating safety

Kindergartners and first-graders tried on scuba gear and saw patrol boats, which helped fuel their questions.

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Community assistance requested in locating runaway juvenile

Mohave County Sheriff’s Office is looking for community assistance in locating runaway juvenile Erica Aliby Brewer, 16, believed to be in the Bullhead City and Fort Mohave area

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Lake Havasu and Colorado River to see increased safety presence

The sheriff’s office urges boaters to boat safe, smart, sober and to always wear a lifejacket.

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City replacing downtown manholes

Removal and replacement of 11 sewer manholes is underway now that the City has started its downtown sewer manhole rehabilitation project

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Harrison Street crash leads to serious injury

While two individuals involved in a crash Saturday suffered minor injuries, the other, a 92-year-old Kingman resident, was taken to Kingman Regional Medical Center before being air lifted to University Medical Center in Las Vegas

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World War II veteran proud of liberating Dachau prisoners

Traipsing through southern Germany in April 1945, U.S. Army Private Gilbert De la O saw from a distance what looked to be piles of wood stocked for the coming winter.

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Arizona company fined, banned for illegal telemarketing calls

The owners of Desert Valley Aire Inc. have agreed to $340,000 in civil fines to end a lawsuit filed by the Attorney General’s Office. The company, which has offices in Phoenix, Tucson and Prescott, admitted to making at least 25,000 illegal telemarketing calls from 2011 to 2015.

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Security manager adds his name to list of Council hopefuls

Conservative candidate Timothy Griepp says he is running for City Council to help Kingman plan for “true growth” in a way that is fiscally responsible.

County has record number of dangerous buildings

Mohave County has cleaned up or eliminated 125 buildings since starting its dangerous building abatement program nine years ago.

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Red light cameras lead Council’s agenda for Tuesday’s meeting

City Council returns to its regular session meetings at 5:30 p.m. for its workshop and then 7 p.m. for its regular session Tuesday in Council chambers, 301 N. Fourth St.

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Former sheriff Joe Arpaio to speak Monday in Kingman

Larry Schiff is taking advantage of the campaign season like a college recruiter, bringing in another blue-chipper to speak to the Conservative Republican Club of Kingman at 11:15 a.m. Monday at DamBar and Steak House, 1960 Andy Devine Ave.

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Mohave County Planning & Zoning commissioner remembered for passion, knowledge

The Mohave County Planning and Zoning Commission celebrated the life of Commissioner Paul Selberg, who was killed April 21 in a boating accident on Lake Havasu, at the start of last week’s meeting.

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Council hopefuls make their case

One sitting councilman and two council hopefuls explained what they have in mind for Kingman should they be elected to a Council seat in the fall at last week’s Mohave Republican Forum.

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Being a mother isn’t easy, but at least these mothers have a generation or two of support

A mother is someone who will laugh and cry with you, help and guide you and always support you and love you. Without our mothers, we wouldn’t be here. Motherhood is one of the hardest jobs in the world. It’s painful, it’s emotional, it’s stressful, and it is one of the most important jobs.

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Arizona Supreme Court decides companies have no liability for ‘take-home’ asbestos

Arizona companies have no duty to protect family members from exposure to toxic materials their employees bring home on their work clothes, the Arizona Supreme Court ruled Friday.

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NACFD gets new water tender, another on way

The Northern Arizona Consolidated Fire District has received delivery of a new 3,000-gallon water tender at a cost of $228,772, funded by a grant from the United States Fire Administration.

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Former Kingman High School students reunite ‘UOB’ for 20 year reunion

Forming a band in high school seems like the dream of teenage boys in a Hollywood movie. It’s hard work. You need to find rehearsal space, instruments and find the time to practice.

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Mohave County Planning & Zoning approves fee increases

New fees and increasing others for Mohave County’s Development Services department were unanimously approved Wednesday by the Planning and Zoning Commission, and now will go back before the Board of Supervisors for recommended approval.

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Mayoral candidates talk sales tax

The three declared mayoral candidates for the City of Kingman told those in attendance at last week’s Mohave Republican Forum meeting how they think the City should handle important issues like taxes, infrastructure, sewer fees and economic development.

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Yard sale preps Relay for Life event; assists cancer patients

One of the most painful things people can see in life is having to watch another family member, friend or neighbor go through cancer. Not only is it hard on the loved ones, but it is equally if not harder for the people themselves having to battle this horrid sickness.

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Downtown fire damages four homes Thursday night

A multiple-structure fire broke out Thursday night in the 600 block of North Third Street

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Snavely Avenue fire continues to be under investigation

The cause of a single-wide mobile home that was engulfed in flames and smoke early Thursday evening in the 2900 block of East Snavely Avenue is still unknown

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Buried grenade found on Hearne Avenue May 11

Don’t you hate it when your dog confuses a grenade for one of its toys?

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Suspect dies after reported assault, strange behavior

A home invasion in Kingman has turned into a death investigation in Las Vegas