Hubble Ray Smith

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MCC Foundation dinner and auction provides scholarships

Kerry Raymond has helped raise more than $120,000 for student scholarships through the Mohave Community College Foundation, including a record $30,000 last year, assisting some 150 students in furthering their education over the last seven years.

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ATVs are a part of summer fun

But they do need to be taken seriously

Jamming full-bore down a desert trail on an ATV is a blast until you clip a rock, slip off the trail and tumble down an arroyo, maybe even flip head-first into a boulder.

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Mohave County’s budget continues to get hit by ‘no tax, no government’ legislators

Mohave County is at the “end of the line” on its contingency fund as the state Legislature continues to sweep county funds to balance the budget, Supervisor Gary Watson said Thursday.

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Kingman upholds ‘Tree City USA’ designation with planting at Metcalfe Park Saturday

Six new trees to replace others that were blown down in storms

The Cerbat Garden Club, in conjunction with Kingman Clean City Commission, is inviting the community to a celebration of Arbor Day at 10 a.m. Saturday at Metcalfe Park, 315 W. Beale St.

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Bird Haven Rescue seeking ‘safe and loving forever homes’ for 30 birds

With ear-piercing screeching and shrieking coming from some 80 macaws, cockatiels and Amazon parrots, there’s no sneaking up on Earl and Kathie Engelhardt’s rural home a bird squawk away from Love’s Truck Stop.

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Is your well water safe?

The search for adequate water supply has always been a struggle in Arizona, a state that’s rich in minerals, but poor in water quality because much of it is pumped from underground aquifers.

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Teachers Are Making Math Fun

Bringing real life into the classroom is engaging students

Kingman Middle School math teacher Joy Lightner took advantage of her students’ interest in the NCAA basketball tournament to show how math plays a part in everyday life.

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Mohave County Superior Court's Judge Gurtler to step in as sub for Arizona Supreme Court case

Mohave Superior Court Judge Charles Gurtler has been appointed to the Supreme Court of Arizona to replace a judge who recused himself in the pending civil case of Jeffrey Hamblen vs. Winslow Memorial Hospital.

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Route 66 driving Promote Kingman initiative

Jim Hinckley continues to bang the drum for Route 66, working toward goals outlined in the Promote Kingman initiative and complementing efforts by the city’s tourism director.

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TrialGP motorcycle event approved for the Hualapai Mountains in July

Hualapai Mountain Park will be the scene for the TrialGP USA event July 26-31 after the Mohave County Board of Supervisors approved a facilities use permit as part of the consent agenda at Monday’s regular meeting.

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