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Gosar wants US House leadership to wear body cameras

Congressman Paul Gosar has introduced legislation that would require the leadership of the House of Representatives to wear body cameras and share the footage with the public.

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Local conservative PAC calls for term limits on Mohave County supervisors

There are no term limits for members of the Mohave County Board of Supervisors. Instead, there’s only the simple fact that members of the county’s governing board are there, until they’re not.

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Mohave County Parks seeks OHV for education and enforcement on trails

There was a time when rural law enforcement officers could only throw their hats on the ground and stomp in frustration, after being outmaneuvered on country roads by criminal suspects.

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Arizona lawmaker quits to focus on run for governor

Arizona Rep. Aaron Lieberman has become the second Democratic lawmaker to leave office to focus on a run for higher office.

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Lawmakers: Atmosphere in Arizona Legislature has become more toxic

Senate President Karen Fann’s Sept. 10 press release was short on details but clear on one point – a senator had received a threat of some kind over the Senate’s audit of the 2020 election in Maricopa County.

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California water agencies resolve Colorado River water dispute

Two major California water agencies have settled a lawsuit that once threatened to derail a multi-state agreement to protect a river that serves millions of people in the U.S. West amid gripping drought.

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Mohave County prosecutors plan to produce new evidence in arson case

A former Lake Havasu City resident remains in custody at Mohave County jail after his arrest on multiple counts of arson earlier this year.

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Defendant in Havasu Easter murder case could accept plea deal

One of three suspects charged with first-degree murder earlier this year could accept a deal with Mohave County prosecutors next month at a change of plea hearing.

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Kingman men alleged to have stolen $35,000 in construction equipment

Devin Troy Legrand, 23, and Jason Ray Watkins, 26, both of Kingman, were arrested by the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office on Thursday, Sept. 16 after law enforcement followed tire impressions to a residence in the 3100 block of Potter Avenue.

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Rants and Raves | Sept. 22, 2021

et us know what’s on your mind in 40 words or less.

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Column | Threats and insults won’t get people vaccinated

I happen to believe vaccines are a good idea. That’s why I got one.

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Editorial Cartoon | Sept. 22, 2021

Editorial Cartoon | Sept. 22, 2021

Reader Poll:

Will you get a flu shot this year?

  • Yes 56%
  • No 44%

55 total votes

See past polls

Reader Poll:

Will you get a flu shot this year?

  • Yes 56%
  • No 44%

55 total votes

See past polls

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Obituary | Bonnie June Cook

Bonnie June Cook, 91, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loved ones on Sept. 8, 2021.

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Obituary | Carol Jean (Snelling) Clupper

Carol Jean (Snelling) Clupper, a resident of Kingman for most of her 80 years, passed peacefully from this world on Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021, from Alzheimer’s in Billings, Montana.

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Obituary | Andrew Guy Bowers II

Andrew Guy Bowers II went to heaven Sept. 9, 2021. He lived 91 years.

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Gabby Petito story boosted by social media, true-crime craze

The disappearance and almost-certain death of Gabby Petito and the police hunt for her boyfriend have generated a whirlwind online, with a multitude of armchair detectives and others sharing tips, possible sightings and theories by way of TikTok, Instagram and YouTube.

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UN: Biden pledges ‘relentless diplomacy’ on challenges

President Joe Biden summoned the world’s nations to forcefully address the festering global issues of the COVID-19 pandemic, climate change and human rights abuses in his first address before the U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday.

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Gosar wants US House leadership to wear body cameras

Congressman Paul Gosar has introduced legislation that would require the leadership of the House of Representatives to wear body cameras and share the footage with the public.

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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.