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‘Freak Fest’ in September highlights Board of Supervisors agenda

The upcoming Mohave County Board of Supervisors meeting will kick off with a presentation by Executive Director of County Supervisors Association of Arizona Craig Sullivan, who will deliver a yearly legislative update to the board.

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Rep. Cobb to speak at annual chamber dinner

State Rep. Regina Cobb, R-Kingman, is slated to speak at the Kingman Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner and Installation of New Officers event.

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Downtown road closures start Monday

Portions of East Beale Street and North 10th Street will be closed from 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. starting Monday, June 17, through Friday, June 21.

Opinion see more>

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Column | Mi apá, my dad

He loves popcorn and for some reason has me make it for him when he clearly knows how since he’s the one that taught me.

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Editorial Cartoon | June 16, 2019

Editorial Cartoon | June 16, 2019

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Column | My remarkably ‘unremarkable’ father

My dad turns 86 next month. He never thought he’d live so long – or see as many Father’s Days as he has – because his parents both died far too young.

Reader Poll:

As of right now, how will you be voting regarding Kingman Unified School District's $35 million bond request?

  • Yes. I always vote for education funding 13%
  • Yes. Refurbishing Palo Christi School is worth it 5%
  • Yes. 0%
  • No. KUSD is asking for too much 11%
  • No. We are taxed enough 49%
  • No. 16%
  • I'm not certain 6%

176 total votes

See past polls

Reader Poll:

As of right now, how will you be voting regarding Kingman Unified School District's $35 million bond request?

  • Yes. I always vote for education funding 13%
  • Yes. Refurbishing Palo Christi School is worth it 5%
  • Yes. 0%
  • No. KUSD is asking for too much 11%
  • No. We are taxed enough 49%
  • No. 16%
  • I'm not certain 6%

176 total votes

See past polls

Features see more>

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Event Calendar | June 16-23, 2019

Bye Bye Birdie: A Musical Comedy, 1 p.m. matinee and 7 p.m. Kingman High School, 4182 N. Bank St. Tickets are available at www.bealestreettheater.com, at the Gallery at KCA or at the door. Ticket prices are $12 for adults and $5 for kids (4-11).

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What’s so bad about processed foods?

Chips, soda and frozen pizzas tend to be full of salt, sugar and fat, but now scientists are trying to understand if there's something else about such processed foods that might be bad for us.

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Dear Abby | Man wonders about finding fulfillment after he retires

I have had a wonderful and fulfilling career, and a life with a few hard bumps along the road. My wife and I enjoy spending time together as empty nesters.

Milestones see more>

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Grahams celebrate 60 years of marriage today

June 14, 2019 is the 60th wedding anniversary for Jerry and Charlene Graham. They were married in a small church in Schuyler, Nebraska on June 14, 1959.

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Colorado City student earns bachelor’s degree from Iowa State

Joseph Williams of Colorado City was in Iowa State University’s largest-ever graduating class to earn a degree during ceremonies held in May.

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Kamin, Feenstra to wed Saturday

Cheryl Marie Kamin, daughter of Leo and Amanda Kamin, of Kingman, Arizona, will be wedded to Chase Otto Feenstra, of Kingman, Arizona, the son of Stonie Elder and the late Matthew Feenstra, of Kingman, Arizona, and Fate, Texas at 6 p.m. Saturday, June 15, 2019.

Obituaries see more>

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Obituary | Robyn Allen

At 1:58 p.m. June 8, the state of Arizona lost one of its finest residents. Mother, sister, mentor, friend, and once named Arizona State Nurse of the Year, Robyn Allen (62 years old) gave her last breath in the loving presence of her older sister, Rebecca, and her loving son, Tobias.

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Obituary | Travis Semm

Travis Semm, 34, passed away June 1, 2019 in Kingman, Arizona. Travis was born Feb. 24, 1985 in El Monte, California to Larry and Linda Semm. Although Travis never had children, he did have family and many friends.

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Obituary | Corinne Nancy Eller

Corinne Nancy Eller (64) passed away peacefully on June 8, 2019. She had lived in Kingman since 2001. Her daycare business was well known throughout the Kingman area.

National & International see more>

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US says video shows Iran removing unexploded mine from oil tanker

The U.S. military on Friday released a video it said showed Iran's Revolutionary Guard removing an unexploded limpet mine from one of the oil tankers targeted near the Strait of Hormuz, suggesting the Islamic Republic sought to remove evidence of its involvement from the scene.

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Trump says he’d ‘want to hear’ foreign dirt on 2020 rivals

President Donald Trump said Wednesday that if a foreign power offered dirt on his 2020 opponent, he'd be open to accepting it and that he'd have no obligation to call in the FBI.

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New York set to cut religious exemption to vaccine mandates

New York lawmakers were poised Thursday to eliminate a religious exemption to vaccine requirements in the face of its worst measles outbreak in decades.