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National Day of Prayer observance slated for Kingman

A National Day of Prayer observance will be held at noon at the corner of Oak Street and 4th Street in Kingman on Thursday, May 6.

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State reports 24 new cases of COVID-19 and 1 death in Mohave County

The Arizona Department of Health Services reported 24 new cases of COVID-19 and one additional death for Mohave County on Wednesday, May 5.

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Paws for Celebration set for Saturday, May 22 in Kingman

Friends of Mohave County Animal Shelter will hold a Roaring ‘20s Paws for Celebration fundraiser on Saturday, May 22 at Beale Celebrations in light of funds being “desperately needed” at the shelter.

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Arizona's community colleges to offer limited 4-year degrees

Gov. Doug Ducey on Tuesday signed into law a bill that allows Arizona’s community colleges to offer limited four-year college degrees.

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Briefs | Arizona reports 701 additional COVID-19 cases

Arizona on Tuesday reported 701 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases and 11 more deaths as the rate of new cases increased in the past two weeks while the rate of new deaths was fairly stable.

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Solar executive is 1st Republican candidate to enter Arizona’s 2022 US Senate race

Solar energy entrepreneur Jim Lamon kicked off a campaign for U.S. Senate Monday, becoming the first Republican to take on Democratic Sen. Mark Kelly in next year’s election.

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Hearing set over DNA evidence in rape of incapacitated woman

A judge has scheduled a May 21 hearing to consider a challenge to the DNA evidence against a nurse charged with sexually assaulting an incapacitated woman who later gave birth at a long-term care facility in Phoenix.

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Prescott police chief put on leave in personnel investigation

Prescott Valley, Arizona, Police Chief Steve Roser has been placed on paid administrative leave pending a personnel investigation into claims that he violated town policies, officials said.

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Kingman men reportedly admit involvement in drive-by shooting

Aaron Phillip Stosser and Sebastian Scott Nelson, both 18, of Kingman, have reportedly admitted involvement in a drive-by shooting that resulted in no injuries on Tuesday, April 27.

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Rants and Raves | May 5, 2021

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Editorial Cartoon | May 5, 2021

Editorial Cartoon | May 5, 2021

Reader Poll:

Should Mohave Community College and other community colleges in Arizona be allowed to offer four-year degrees?

  • Yes 88%
  • No 12%

41 total votes

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Reader Poll:

Should Mohave Community College and other community colleges in Arizona be allowed to offer four-year degrees?

  • Yes 88%
  • No 12%

41 total votes

See past polls

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Biden aims to vaccinate 70% of American adults by July 4

President Joe Biden set a new vaccination goal to deliver at least one shot to 70% of adult Americans by July Fourth as he tackles the vexing problem of winning over the “doubters” and those unmotivated to get inoculated.

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Nature at its craziest: Trillions of cicadas about to emerge

Sifting through a shovel load of dirt in a suburban backyard, Michael Raupp and Paula Shrewsbury find their quarry: a cicada nymph.

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No. 2 House Republican backs Cheney ouster over Trump barbs

The No. 2 House Republican publicly called Wednesday for the removal of Rep. Liz Cheney from the party's leadership, adding momentum to the drive to topple her after she clashed repeatedly with former President Donald Trump.

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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.