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Kingman man dies in one-vehicle crash

A Kingman man died after a one-vehicle off-road vehicle crash at about 11 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 4.

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Rain expected in the Kingman area

Rain is expected to fall in the Kingman area for the first time in several months on Tuesday, Dec. 7.

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Merriwether’s unveil Golden Valley holiday display

Butch and Chris Marie Merriwether’s annual Christmas display in Golden Valley is all lit up again, as evidenced by the glow on the horizon.

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Man who jumped from taxiing plane in Phoenix jailed, ID'd

Authorities have identified a man who jumped out of a jetliner’s galley door to the tarmac as the plane was taxiing to a gate at the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.

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Arizona reports big two-day COVID case surge, 174 deaths; Thanksgiving gatherings blamed

Arizona reported 6,043 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases and 174 virus deaths Saturday as the pandemic's latest surge maintained its grip on the state.

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Nurse gets 10 years for sex assault of incapacitated woman

A former Arizona nurse was sentenced to 10 years in prison on Thursday for sexually assaulting an incapacitated woman at a long-term care facility where she later gave birth.

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Kingmanite charged with sex offender registration violation

Avelardo Caraveo-Baca, 23, of Kingman, was arrested by the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office on Nov. 19 after allegedly failing to register as a sex offender.

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Arizona sheriff pleads guilty to operating boat while drunk

Yavapai County Sheriff David Rhodes pleaded guilty on Thursday to operating a boat while under the influence of alcohol and was sentenced to a year of probation and will spend two days in home confinement.

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Head-on crash on Rt. 66 kills 4

A two vehicle, head-on collision at milepost 90 on Route 66 four miles northeast of Valentine resulted in the deaths of four people on Saturday, Nov. 27.

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Rants and Raves | Dec. 5, 2021

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Column | 4 more children dead, and a nation shrugs its shoulders

Families in Michigan will set an empty place at the table this holiday season in the wake of the mass shooting at Oxford High School that left four children dead and seven more injured.

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Editorial Cartoon | Dec. 5, 2021

Editorial Cartoon | Dec. 5, 2021

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Obituary | William “Bill” Patrick Neill

William “Bill” Patrick Neill, age 63, passed away on Monday, Dec. 1, 2021, in a loving nursing home in Clearfield, Utah.

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Obituary | Jolene “Jo” Grossoehme

On Monday, Nov. 8, 2021, Jolene “Jo” Grossoehme, loving wife and mother of three, passed away at the age of 67 years.

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Obituary | Glenn G. Douglas

Our Beloved brother, son and father Glenn G. Douglas, 33, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 27, 2021 at Kingman Regional Medical Center.

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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.