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Trooper rescues teenage victim from sex traffickers

Incident occured Jan. 11 on US 93 near Kingman

Thanks to recent training, a Highway Patrol trooper has been credited with the rescue of a 16-year-old California runaway who was allegedly being used in a sex trafficking operation.

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KPD seeks man who allegedly shot Kingman teenager

Incident occurred Dec. 30

Kingman Police are looking for a 19-year-old Mexican citizen who allegedly shot and wounded a 15-year-old Kingman boy at a home in the 3500 block of Wells Street on Dec. 30.

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Column: New council is officially in place, butting heads has begun

The new Kingman City Council is already showing signs of conflict. This is not surprising.

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Golden Valley man dies in collision

GOLDEN VALLEY – A Golden Valley man was killed Wednesday night in a two-car accident on Highway 68.

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KPD: FBI arrests Sidney Cranston's alleged killer

Al Blanco charged with first-degree murder

Deputy Kingman Police Chief Rusty Cooper late Wednesday said Al Blanco has been arrested and charged with murder in the death of Sidney Cranston.

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Column: The cellphone ban one year later – thoughts?

The Miner is preparing to review the city’s year-old ban on cellphone use while driving.

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Editorial: What did we learn in a surreal 2016?

Looks like we made another successful trip around the sun.

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Editorial: Christmas with the grandkids in Kingman, Arizona

The bad news is, my daughter had to have surgery four days before Christmas. The good news is, my grandchildren, ages 7, 6 and 18 months, have been staying with their Gram and me and it has been a blast.

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Editorial: It’s Christmastime. Let’s be kind out there.

The city of Kingman was kind enough to send the Daily Miner a Christmas card. So did Mohave County Supervisor Gary Watson.

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Women Making History taking nominations

Theme: ‘Honoring Trailblazing Women in Labor and Business’

One of the highlights of every year’s calendar is Kingman’s annual Women Making History awards. Nominations are now open for 2017.

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