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Fifth Positive Case of COVID-19 in Mohave County Confirmed

A second case of coronavirus has been identified in the Kingman area, bringing the total to five in Mohave County.

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Mohave Community College closes campuses

Mohave Community College will close its four campuses to students and the public, and transition to online classes and services to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

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Kingman Regional Medical Center implements additional visitor restrictions

Kingman Regional Medical Center has implemented additional visitor restrictions to protect the health and safety of patients, families, staff and the community during the COVID-19 outbreak.

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Appeals grow to close U.S. national parks during pandemic

The Trump administration is sticking with its crowd-friendly waiver of entrance fees at national parks during the coronavirus pandemic, as managers at some parks try and fail to keep visitors a safe distance apart and communities appeal for a shutdown at other parks that are still open.

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More hospital beds among Gov. Ducey’s new directives for Arizona

Gov. Doug Ducey on Wednesday ordered Arizona hospitals to come up with plans to increase bed capacity by 50% within the next month and actually have half of those ready to go by April 10.

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Arizona mayors slam Ducey edict keeping golf courses open

Municipal leaders criticized Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey Tuesday over his decision to classify some businesses like golf courses as “essential" during the coronavirus pandemic.

Opinion see more>

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Column | What foods can I eat to help fight infections?

Hi, this is Eunice from Diet Center.

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Column | Are we suffering from magazine overload?

Since “Playboy” recently published its final print issue, and since I’m reading a biography of publishing magnate Conde Nast on my tablet, I felt it appropriate to share my misgivings about magazines.

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Editorial Cartoon | March 27, 2020

Editorial Cartoon | March 27, 2020

Reader Poll:

What will you miss most during the business closures necessitated by the coronavirus pandemic?

  • Dining at restaurants 86%
  • Going to the gym 9%
  • Going to bars 5%
  • Going to theaters 0%

22 total votes

See past polls

Reader Poll:

What will you miss most during the business closures necessitated by the coronavirus pandemic?

  • Dining at restaurants 86%
  • Going to the gym 9%
  • Going to bars 5%
  • Going to theaters 0%

22 total votes

See past polls

Obituaries see more>

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Obituary | Cathie M. Warneka

Cathie M. Warneka, born Dec. 7, 1944 in San Diego, California passed away on March 13, 2020 surrounded by her family.

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Obituary | Ernesto Jose Hernandez Jr.

Ernesto Jose Hernandez Jr. passed away unexpectedly in Kingman, Arizona on March 13, 2020 at the age of 40.

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Obituary | Thelma Margaret Ware

Thelma Margaret Ware, 95, of Yucca, and beloved wife of the late George N. Ware, passed away Wednesday, March 18, 2020, in hospice care.

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Trump signs $2.2T stimulus after swift congressional votes

President Donald Trump signed an unprecedented $2.2 trillion economic rescue package into law Friday, after swift and near-unanimous action by Congress this week to support businesses, rush resources to overburdened health care providers and help struggling families during the deepening coronavirus epidemic.

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Veterinarians donate vital supplies to coronavirus fight

Veterinary hospitals are donating breathing machines, masks, gowns and other vital equipment and supplies purchased with Fido in mind, but now being redeployed to help doctors fight the spread of COVID-19 among humans.

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Congress' relief bill would vastly expand unemployment aid

With record-high numbers of Americans seeking unemployment benefits after losing their jobs because of the coronavirus, Congress is set to significantly enhance the program.

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City of Kingman Mayor Jen Miles shares the positive attributes of the growing city in this episode of Arizona Commerce Authority’s Rural spotlight. You’ll learn more about the community’s diverse set of industries, position as a regional logistics hub and its unique outdoor opportunities.