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Kingman man struck, killed by train

The Kingman Police Department is investigating the death of a 30-year-old Kingman man who was struck by a train on Saturday, July 24.

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Mohave County sets public hearing on budget, levies and tax rates

The Mohave County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on the proposed fiscal year 2021-2022 budget and levies, as well as tax rates for the Mohave County Free Library District and Mohave County Flood Control District, at 9:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 2 at the Mohave County Administration Building.

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City of Kingman development manager outlines efforts during pandemic

Bennet Bratley, City of Kingman economic development manager, shared the department's reports with the Kingman City Council on Tuesday, July 20.

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Teen, 4-year-old girl swept away by floodwaters in Arizona

Authorities continue searching Sunday for a 4-year-old girl and teenager who were both swept away by floodwaters in separate incidents in Arizona.

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Arizona GOP official: Ballots in recount safe from roof leak

An Arizona Republican official said Friday that ballots stored for the review of the Maricopa County 2020 election were not damaged by water leaking from the ceiling at a state fairgrounds building during Phoenix-area monsoon thunderstorms.

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Ducey renews vaccination push

As COVID-19 case numbers continue to climb in Arizona, the governor on Friday reiterated calls for people to get vaccinated but also maintained it was a personal choice.

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Mohave 911 | July 25, 2021

Michael Patrick Clawson, Jr., 36, of Kingman, was arrested Saturday, July 17 after allegedly being found to be in possession of a firearm as a prohibited possessor.

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Kingman man arrested, denies involvement in burglary

Michael John Gibson, 47, of Kingman, was arrested by the Kingman Police Department on Friday, July 16 in connection with a burglary that occurred Thursday, July 15 in the 3000 block of Airway Avenue.

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Havasu man indicted in homicide case

Mohave County prosecutors have indicted a Lake Havasu City man on first-degree murder charges after a homicide investigation that began last weekend.

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Rants and Raves | July 25, 2021

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Column | Do you love or dread family portraits

My family took the easy way out – again.

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Column | Politics spoils the Olympics

I don’t know how long I’ll be able to take the Tokyo Olympics.

Reader Poll:

Should the new senior assisted living home for veterans earmarked for Mohave County be built in Lake Havasu City or Kingman?

  • Kingman 85%
  • Lake Havasu City 15%

62 total votes

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Reader Poll:

Should the new senior assisted living home for veterans earmarked for Mohave County be built in Lake Havasu City or Kingman?

  • Kingman 85%
  • Lake Havasu City 15%

62 total votes

See past polls

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Obituary | Edna C. Johnson

Edna died peacefully in her sleep, at home with her family at her side.

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Obituary | William Clayton 'Clay' Martin

William Clayton (Clay) Martin, 60, of Kingman, Arizona, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 20 2021 at the Kingman Regional Hospital in Kingman, Arizona, surrounded by his family.

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Obituary | Karen Ann Parker

Karen Ann Parker passed away in Kingman, Arizona on June 3, 2021 at age 77.

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DeVries was chief of the Kingman Police Department for nearly 17 years, and will pass the torch to former deputy chief and now Chief Rusty Cooper.