A random sample of 5 percent of signatures was forwarded to the Recorder’s Office Aug. 2, which found an invalidity rate of 17.44 percent within the random sample. When applied to the total number of signatures, the initiative had 2,460 valid signatures, just 38 less than what was required to move the measure forward.
As a U.S. senator, Arpaio said he would be a voice for Republicans because he is a “real Republican.”
“I have a high-profile case, and I feel that I don’t have confidence in Ron Gilleo as far as defending me and looking out for my case,” Nevitt told Sipe. “I’d ask that the court grant me effective counsel.”
“We want the businesses to be compliant, that’s our goal,” Mansur said. “We’re not trying to trick anybody.”
The attic continues to grow and will now open a new annex at 4535 Roosevelt St., which is directly behind the nonprofit’s main building at 2575 Northern Ave. and happens to house the office where the organization began.
“His name will still appear on the ballot, but at this time he is not a valid candidate,” the City Clerk’s Office informed the Daily Miner. “So votes for him will not be counted.”
The City’s Tourism Division presented a comprehensive overview of the Powerhouse Visitor Center’s performance during Council’s July 22 meeting, a presentation that prompted Councilman Travis Lingenfelter’s request that staff return to Tuesday’s meeting to hammer out addition details of Kingman tourism efforts.
There’s nothing like reconnecting with an old friend and taking a stroll down memory lane, and for one Kingman man that joyous occasion led to the formation of The Wall Operation Pal Joey, an effort to send veterans to Washington, D.C., to visit the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.
MSTEPP is utilizing a five-step method to combat the opioid epidemic, the first of which is geared toward education and reducing the acquisition and diversion of prescription drugs.
Hubbs and Craynon said the new faces turning up in Kingman can be largely unaware of the Hualapai Tribe and the influence it has had on the region, and its continued efforts to preserve culture, language and knowledge.
The prosecution may file a motion for joinder, which would combine the two cases because they relate to the same incident.
Local radio control model aircraft club wants to get Kingman flying - and tourists coming
Amidst the sound of propellers, laughter and friendly jesting, members of the Golden Eagles RC Club can be found at their field most mornings
The question to ask, Tatem said, is “How do we move forward?” Discussing the issue rather than turning a blind eye is vital, as is listening to the experiences of others who have suffered racial injustices that are foreign to a majority of Kingmanites.
Members of the community will come together Saturday to help provide local children with safe, comfortable beds in which to sleep.
City representatives gathered at Metcalfe Park as First Friday was kicking off to cut the ribbon on the park’s new Game Time Expression Swing, a two-seater that lets users face one another while swinging, and in turn promoting intergeneration play.
Kingman Progressive Alliance for Positive Change, Kingman United Pastoral Association and the NAACP want to find out
The City and its residents have prioritized efforts to get to the bottom of racism within the community ever since the airing of Sacha Baron Cohen’s “Who is America?”
“We don’t want anything fancy; it doesn’t have to be a showplace,” Snyder said. “Just a building with some windows, they need light, and some air conditioning for these guys. It would make a world of difference for these animals.”
Republicans are using a new program called RNC Voter Scores that does not take a one-size-fits-all micro approach to voter communication. Rather, it uses voter files to determine which electors are on the fence about who to vote for, what issues are important to them and how a Republican candidate can best gain their votes.
The first step in securing grant money is to craft a Historic Preservation Plan, which Shilling said has begun with the City looking for a consultant to analyze the radio tower and determine what work needs to be done.
Bravo appeared in Mohave Superior Court before Judge Richard Weiss on Monday.
The 1 percent Transaction Privilege Tax increase and the consequences of losing that additional revenue should the Kingman Citizens for Responsible Taxation initiative pass in November’s general election were the hot ticket items when mayoral and Council candidates gathered to introduce themselves and their platforms to voters Thursday night.
Crisis management: Mayor Gates goes on television interview tour trying “to set the record straight”
Council wishes it had input in public relations fight
The City of Kingman has been running damage control for close to a week due to Sacha Baron Cohen’s “Who is America?” segment that depicted the city of Kingman as racist, bigoted and small-minded.
First Flight: Airport Advisory Commission held its first meeting since City took control of the airport
Commissioners sitting on the Airport Advisory Commission were excited at their first meeting Wednesday evening about the opportunity to bring the airport up to the standards of the users, and for the chance, in the words of Commissioner David Amspoker, to “make this the jewel of an airport that it deserves to be.”
Mayoral candidates Mayor Monica Gates and Vice Mayor Jen Miles have confirmed they will be in attendance. Council candidate Ryan Dooley, and write-in candidates Scott Holtry and Councilman Stuart Yocum will also be present.
“Every community has a handful of people that are intolerant,” Gates said. “And often times I find that these people, the only way they can feel good about themselves is to make themselves feel superior to someone.”
The City budgeted $4.5 million from the capital fund in Fiscal Year 2018-2019 for the construction and furnishing of the new facility that will be placed on a 5.4 acre lot on the corner of East Andy Devine and Fairgrounds avenues.
Moon told those in the courtroom Monday Peacey denies the suitcase had that much cash inside.
Rob Owen, Public Works director, told the Clean City Commission that after months of data accumulation and commission input staff is confident in recommending an end to the curbside recycling pilot program, a notion that was reluctantly but unanimously approved Tuesday.
The Powerhouse Visitor Center that houses the City’s Tourism Division is one of the most comprehensive in the state, Tourism Services Manager Josh Noble told Council Tuesday, a statement corroborated by positive feedback from tourists, and the increase in visitation and gift shop revenue the center has seen in the last year.
Construction tax collections improve 22 percent
Part of the data Moline presented excluded the additional 1 percent increase so as to enable the City to accurately compare figures from fiscal years 2016, 2017 and 2018.
Keller Rohrback is one of 12 firms appointed by Ohio federal Judge Dan Polster to represent counties, cities and tribes wanting to bring lawsuits related to the opioid epidemic.
The center is open to anyone who wishes to meditate, learn to meditate, or want to have a quiet place to unwind from the pressures of daily life and relax.
Sipe explained that he would not lower the bond based on the serious charges Wright faces. In fact, he found the $25,000 bond to be “an extremely low bond in these types of cases.”
In an apologetic statement on his Facebook page, Mosley wrote that his “jokes about frequently driving over 100 mile per hour during my 3-hour commute to and from the Capitol were entirely inappropriate and showed extremely bad judgement on my part, for which I am truly sorry.”
Williams-Gardner’s attorney, Robin Puchek, said Monday that a list of defenses has been filed, which includes a defense of duress of necessity. That defense is applicable when a defendant is forced by natural circumstances to choose between two evils, and the criminal act is the lesser evil.
Shawn Bell Sr. has been going to Mighty Mud Mania since 1999 and said he likes to take off work so he can participate. And it’s not just his children who enjoy splashing and racing in the mud, as he plans on taking first again this year.
Commission Chair Gary Fredrickson said that many of Kingman’s streets are 30-feet wide, and two cars being parked on either side of the street makes for a dangerous situation.
The state may also look to add assisting a criminal street gang to Bell’s charges, in addition to charging two others who may have been involved in the incident, one of whom is a minor, with the same.
The state dropped the first-degree murder charge after the Mohave County Medical Examiner, Dr. Rexene Worrell, said in an interview that Porter’s fatal head wound could not have been caused by a bare fist as was theorized in the initial charges.
Playing some footy
Horton said the kids entered the camp to play, so that’s exactly why each day is started with a short scrimmage. Campers also participate in drills and games that help them to develop techniques and skills.
Sleep in Heavenly Peace, its chapters and volunteers build beds for children in the community to ensure they have a safe, comfortable place to sleep rather than on the floor.
The commission is hoping to complete at least 20 beds at the August build, and if all goes well, Wayt hopes to have another build in December.
The Planning and Zoning Commission will continue discussions started at its last meeting regarding on-street parking of recreational and other large vehicles at its meeting at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in Council chambers, 310 N. Fourth St.
The Kingman Citizens for Responsible Taxation has submitted its petition to the City Clerk’s office that would require sales tax increases to go before the voters, and would repeal the 1 percent sales tax increases pertaining to capital improvement projects and the general fund.
The grand jury indicted Wright on felony counts of terrorism, aggravated assault, a Class 2 felony misconduct involving weapons, a Class 6 felony of misconduct involving weapons and unlawful flight from a pursuing law enforcement vehicle.
Sammeli has been with the chamber since about 1998 and has held numerous roles including director, treasurer, chair elect and ambassador.
Donating to a worthy cause is in itself something to get excited about, but Union Home Mortgage’s fundraising efforts for the Jerry Ambrose Veterans Council are providing those who give with another incentive – a pot of cash and a Caribbean cruise.
“I think it’s going to have an impact,” Noble said of the arch. “You can already see just driving up from I-40 coming down Beale Street that it’s prominent. “It’s a big flag, ‘Hey, we’re here.’”
“A lot of people in Kingman have been requesting us to open a store there for years,” Baumkirchner said.
Taking control of an already well-established business is still a lot of work, but Dan and Summer Del Monaco, new owners of Home Style Furniture, say the previous owner put them in a position to continue to be successful.