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Another storm expected to come rolling in

he next Pacific storm is headed this way and looks to be a fast-mover, generally producing a six- to 12-hour window for rain Thursday night and into Friday morning, the National Weather Service reported.

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Marijuana proposition foe to speak Thursday

Cathi Herrod, president of the Center for Arizona Policy, is scheduled to speak in opposition of Prop 205 from 7-8 p.m. Thursday at the Family Bible Church, 2040 Golden Gate Ave.

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Drains necessary for Gains construction

Crews from CL Woodard, LLC, were putting finishing touches on a 25-foot section of sidewalk and drainage scupper across from the future House of Gains Fitness Center, next door to USA Pawn on Detroit Avenue, Friday afternoon.

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Mohave 911: Oct. 24, 2016

On Oct 15, at approximately 3:45 a.m., Kingman Police responded to a reported heroin overdose victim.

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Mohave County's Most Wanted: Oct. 24, 2016

If you have, any information on any of the individuals listed, DO NOT approach or attempt to apprehend.

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Donations sought for Pumpkin Patrol

The Kingman Police Explorer’s Post #47 is accepting donations for the 43rd annual Pumpkin Patrol.

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Clinkenbeard: Queen of the fair – and phlebotomy

Caytelyn Clinkenbeard used knowledge gained from her phlebotomy class at Mohave Community College to her advantage in the talent portion of the 2016 Miss Mohave County Fair queen competition.

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The Lee Williams Chess Gambit pays off

The Lee Williams High School chess team took first place at the Region I Team Tournament Oct. 7-8 in Flagstaff.

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Attention veterans who provided the Miner with their stories and photos

[T]here have been some entries dropped off without names of the veterans, without working phone numbers for contact, or without photos to publish, along with the stories.

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White Cliffs Senior Living celebrates two years in Kingman

This month marks a very special date for the 84 residents and nearly 50 employees at White Cliffs Senior Living.

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Two area toastmasters take top honors

The Kingman Area Toastmasters swept contests by taking first places in competition held recently in Flagstaff.

Swanty’s getting involved in community events

Martin Swanty Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Kia dealership has a few upcoming community events.

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Man arrested for arson at Kingman church

A Kingman man was charged with arson and other crimes following a bizarre incident that occurred at a Bank Street church early Friday morning.

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Chinese city and Hualapai Tribe declare "sister canyons"

A 15-member delegation from the city of Enshi in the Hubei province of the People’s Republic of China are visiting Grand Canyon West this weekend.

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Deadline approaching for MCC’s Fire Academy

Men and women who want to become firefighters should fill out an application for the Mohave Community College Spring 2017 Fire Academy.

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Hikers find body near Dolan Springs

Mohave County Sheriff’s detectives are investigating the death of a female who was found off the roadway of Highway 93 north of Dolan Springs on Wednesday around 5:30 p.m.

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Kingman Ancient Iron dominates at world powerlifting tourney

Five weightlifters representing Kingman Ancient Iron showed off the city’s strength with a World Team Championship at the AAU World Powerlifting championships Sept. 23-25 in Las Vegas.

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8K run planned for Saturday

The Seventh annual Race to Remember 8K run and 1K walk benefitting The Lingenfelter Center is scheduled Saturday at 7 a.m.

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Capsized: Boating accident has girl in critical condition

An 18-month-old girl was airlifted to Phoenix Children’s Hospital after a boat she was in capsized Saturday on the south shore north of Pittsburgh Point.

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Alleged shoplifter flees into sewer to avoid apprehension

A 24-year-old Kingman woman got herself into a stinky situation Sunday and was arrested for alleged shoplifting and criminal nuisance.

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Let’s get Kingman ready for Best of the West: Discounted special trash pickups offered

In preparation for the Best of the West on Route 66 festival Sept. 23-24, the city of Kingman, the Clean City Commission and the CARE Beautification Committee announce a special trash haul cleanup will last through Sept. 1.

KYFL registrations start today

The Kingman Youth Football League has announced it will take signups for football players and cheerleaders today and Thursday in the Lee Williams High School auxiliary gym from 4:30 to 7 p.m. each day for the 2016 season.

Prison officials, GVFD resolve fire protection issues

Leaders of Golden Valley Fire District and GEO Group, operators of the Arizona State Prison-Kingman, met last week and resolved concerns regarding the contract for fire and emergency services.

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GVFD stretched thin with 3 calls at the same time

Golden Valley Fire District had its resources stretched to the fullest at about 9 a.m. Aug. 3, when personnel responded to three separate incidents at the same time.

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Traffic stop results in seizure of 12 pounds of the drug

Don't meth with KPD

The Kingman Police Department arrested Kevin Rosales, 20 of Dumas, Texas, on Saturday

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Fire burns $80,000 worth of hay

The Northern Arizona Consolidated Fire District #1 responded to a reported hay fire Sunday at 5:56 p.m. at Kingman Farms, located on North Stockton Hill Road at mile marker 32.5.

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Kingman Steakhouse razed to make room for restaurants

A heavy equipment operator for Lewis Construction knocks down the landmark, but long vacant Kingman Steakhouse building in the Kingman Square shopping center Wednesday morning.

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NWS: More storms coming

The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch for the area as monsoonal weather continues.

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Five arrested in drug sweep at Kingman home; 4 children turned over to DCS

Five people were arrested at a Kingman home Monday on charges ranging from possession of dangerous drugs to failure to pay fines.