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Local MMA instructor squares off against bullying

In the auditorium at Lee Williams High School, mixed martial artist Brian Skinner laid out the gritty details of his life story to Eugene Kramer’s students.

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Event Calendar | January 18, 2018

Event Calendar | January 18, 2018

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Aquarius Resort provided 2,000 families with food during the holidays

Aquarius Casino Resort hosted its seventh annual Feed a Family program, and this year it set a record by providing meals for 2,000 local families resulting in 8,000 people fed.

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Super Blood moon eclipse to glow red over U.S. in coming days

AccuWeather has issued a reminder that an astronomy event will happen in mid-January.

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Local filmmakers enjoy support from the community when working and talking about their art

LIGHTS. CAMERA. ACTION

No matter how big or small the motion picture may be, it can bring the audience joy, sadness, rage, fright, laughter and overall a memorable time.

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Farmers, cities in dispute over drought plan, dollars

An organization that represents major Arizona cities is effectively warning Pinal County farmers not to demand more in the proposed drought contingency plan.

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County jobless rate moves up nearly 1 percent, state jobless rate inches up

The state's jobless rate ticked up a tenth of a point in December as companies shed employees.

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Space company plans satellite launch from Alaska spaceport

An Arizona-based space technology company is planning to launch a microsatellite later this year at the spaceport on Alaska's Kodiak Island.

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History series highlights Native American rock art

“Mr. Dart illustrates southwestern petroglyphs and pictographs, and discusses how even the same rock art symbol may be interpreted differently from popular, scientific, and modern Native American perspectives,” Sounds of Kingman wrote in a press release.

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Folk singer from Oregon to perform Saturday

Growing up in a family of musicians in Oregon, Neil Gregory Johnson, decided to take the same footsteps and strummed on the guitar strings.

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DPS: Idaho man arrested in Arizona; 3 abducted kids unharmed

Authorities say an Idaho man has been arrested in northwestern Arizona for allegedly trying to take his three young children away from their mother and drive them to Mexico.

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Soil from truck Blanco used could only be from two places, witness testifies

Wednesday’s testimonies in the trial of Alfredo Gerardo Blanco came from Mohave County Search and Rescue and Kingman Police Department personnel, and the owner of a jewelry store who the state alleges was sold two rings belonging to Sidney Cranston by the defendant.

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Errant email leads man to join stranger's bachelor party

An Arizona man is heading to a bachelor party this weekend in Vermont — with a bunch of guys he has never met.

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Phoenix police: Dead newborn found in Amazon site's restroom

A newborn baby girl was found dead in a women's restroom inside an Amazon distribution center and investigators have located and spoken with the mother, Phoenix police said Thursday.

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Audit of KAA activity shows poor records, no misappropriations

Ingen Financial Forensics concluded that the Kingman Airport Authority wasn’t very good at keeping records, but there was nothing to indicate any kind of misappropriation of funds that took place prior to the City of Kingman taking over operations at the airport.

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Tuesday’s rainfall breaks daily record, more rain to come

It was raining cats and dogs Tuesday, which caused road closures and broke daily precipitation records. According to the National Weather Service, Kingman reported .82 inches of rainfall breaking the daily record of .5 inches back in 1935.

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Arizona families to receive February SNAP benefits early

Arizona families who receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits for the month of February will be available as early as Thursday.

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Profit of Policing: What happens when police seize goods?

Civil asset forfeiture laws let Arizona police seize tens of millions of dollars in cash and property each year, even if suspected criminals aren’t convicted, and with little oversight of how the proceeds are spent.

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Children’s Cooking competition open for healthy recipes

Can your child sauté onions, dice peppers or make pasta al dente? Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona is hosting its 9th annual Walk On! Kids Cooking Challenge for children between the ages of 9 and 12.

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Gov. Ducey faces some pushback over ‘legislative immunity’ proposal

A proposal by Gov. Doug Ducey to abolish so-called legislative immunity is getting some negative reaction from some lawmakers who enjoy its protections – and would have to vote to put it on the ballot for voters to repeal.

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Funeral held for Salt River police officer killed on duty

A Salt River policeman killed on duty when he was struck by a car was eulogized Tuesday as one of the hardest-working officers in the department.

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Amount of medical marijuana consumed increases to 60 tons

The number of pounds of medical marijuana being purchased and consumed in Arizona is increasing twice as fast as the number of people legally entitled to use it.

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Third party to run center where comatose woman had baby

An Arizona care facility where a woman in a vegetative state was raped and then gave birth must relinquish control to an outside party.

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Stockton Hill Road intersection at Gordon Drive closure due to construction

The intersection of Gordon Drive and Stockton Hill Road will be closed temporarily between 7 a.m. – 2 p.m. Thursday.

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Blanco's defense argues real estate agent's death was an accident

Robin Puchek, Blanco’s attorney, provided his opening statements regarding what he said “the defense believes is the most important evidence for you to consider in this case,” he told the jury.

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