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Foster elected District 1 Director for county GOP central committee

At its annual meeting on Jan. 9 the Mohave County GOP Central Committee elected new officers for the next two years.

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Embry to provide vaccinations in Kingman, Havasu and Bullhead

Mohave County health-care providers and facilities will continue offering COVID-19 vaccinations to the Phase 1B prioritized group “75 and Older,” as well as the 1B category “Protective Services Occupations” this week, the Mohave County Department of Public Health announced in a news release.

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Rough Roads Ahead: 41% of Kingman streets are in ‘very poor’ condition

With 434 lane miles of streets to maintain, and a pavement condition index rating dropping each year, the City of Kingman is still trying to get out of a “reactive maintenance trap.”

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Arizona GOP reelects fervent Trump ally Kelli Ward as chair

Arizona Republicans on Saturday reelected Kelli Ward as party chair, giving a second term to one of Donald Trump's most unflinching supporters even after the GOP lost ground in the state last year.

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Arizona pandemic toll tops 12,000 deaths, over 700,000 cases

Arizona, a COVID-19 hot spot with the worst diagnosis rate among U.S. states, on Friday reported that its pandemic death toll now exceeds 12,000 and that the number of known cases has topped 700,000 since the coronavirus outbreak began.

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Briefs | Man accused of fatally running over friend in Topock

A Buckeye man has been accused of fatally running over a friend with his vehicle in Topock, Mohave County Sheriff’s officials said Thursday.

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ATM machine stolen from American Legion in Golden Valley

Mohave County Sheriff’s Office deputies are searching for two men who stole an ATM machine from the American Legion in Golden Valley on Thursday, Jan. 21.

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Reward offered for Kingman arson arrests

A reward is being offered for information that results in the arrest of the individual or individuals accused of setting fires at local vacant residences.

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Woman, 76, assaulted in Kingman

Robert Anthony Spano, 42, of Kingman, was arrested by the Kingman Police Department on Thursday, Jan. 7 after allegedly assaulting a 76-year-old woman and trying to enter multiple vehicles.

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Rants and Raves | Jan. 24, 2021

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Column | What you need to know about your Economic Impact Payment

The U.S. Department of the Treasury and the IRS are working hard to get a second round of Economic Impact Payments (EIP) to people.

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Editorial Cartoon | Jan. 24, 2021

Editorial Cartoon | Jan. 24, 2021

Reader Poll:

Can President Biden unite the nation?

  • Yes 28%
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Reader Poll:

Can President Biden unite the nation?

  • Yes 28%
  • No 72%

29 total votes

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Mine OK’d in Trump’s last days may boost Biden energy plan

One of the keys to President Joe Biden’s $2 trillion clean energy plan could be a mineral that lies in a salt flat above a prehistoric volcano just south of the Oregon-Nevada line.

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Michigan Mega Millions ticket wins $1.05 billion jackpot

Someone in Michigan bought the winning ticket for the $1.05 billion Mega Millions jackpot, which is the third-largest lottery prize in U.S. history.

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Hank Aaron, baseball's one-time home run king, dies at 86

Hank Aaron, who endured racist threats with stoic dignity during his pursuit of Babe Ruth’s home run record and gracefully left his mark with 755 homers and a legacy as one of baseball’s greatest all-around players, died Friday. He was 86.

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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.