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Arizona teachers call for a strike; walkout at least a week away

Claiming overwhelming support, leaders of the #RedForEd movement Thursday night called for a strike – but but not for another week.

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Earth Day: Bringing about the end of plastic pollution spearheads the efforts for this year’s celebrations

With her floppy hat blowing in 30 mph wind gusts, Denise Neath led two classes of Hualapai Elementary School third-graders on a tour of Dig It Community Garden Thursday, tying it into Earth Day celebrations Sunday.

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Learn how to help during an overdose with Sonoran Prevention Works training Saturday

Responding to the opioid crisis outbreak has claimed many lives across the nation, Arizona, Mohave County, and even locally, Sonoran Prevention Works is hosting a training from 3-5 p.m. Saturday at the Mohave County Library- Kingman, 3269 N. Burbank St.

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Chillin’ on Beale Street kicks off another summer of car fun

Grab those lawn chairs, the wife and kids, the keys to the hot rod sitting in the driveway and head down to Beale Street to chill with friends and family.

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Arizona Law Enforcement Torch Run to benefit Special Olympics

The Arizona Law Enforcement Torch Run and Public Safety Fair helps benefit the Special Olympics where 100 percent of the proceeds go to the athletes to help them get to their events.

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Governor signs bill outlawing ‘fake’ service animals

If you've been sneaking Fluffy into the grocery store on a claim it's your service dog, that time may be coming to an end.

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State senate panel gives judge room to take weapons

A Senate panel voted 4-3 Thursday to allow judges to force some people to surrender their weapons – but only after a multi-step process that supporters say will protect due process rights.

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Drowned man jumped in river to avoid capture

Joshua Jenkins was trying to escape law enforcement officers when he drowned in the Colorado River where his floating body was found Saturday.

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County wants equitable Flood Control monies

The Board of Supervisors voted 4-1, with Supervisor Hildy Angius opposed, to explore potential solutions in collaboration with the cities that would address current trends in Flood Control revenue.

Gov. Doug Ducey is gambling with teacher salaries

Documents obtained by Capitol Media Services show the governor hopes to generate $15 million a year by convincing Arizonans to play “keno.’’

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Bank of America to close Kingman branch in July

The Bank of America branch at 2307 Stockton Hill Road will close July 31, and all employees and customers have been notified, a bank spokeswoman confirmed Wednesday.

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Jerry Ambrose Veterans Council Operation 6 underway at Arnold Plaza

“If you want to volunteer, we will find something for you,” Farrell said.

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***UPDATE*** Missing Golden Valley woman returns home

Mohave County Sheriff’s Office reported Wednesday that the missing 18-year-old mentally disabled woman from Golden Valley has been found.

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Things to do in the outdoors as the weather turns better

You’ll find 21 mountain ranges with nearly 150 canyons and probably 1,000 washes teeming with vegetation and wildlife, if you know where to go.

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Haviland Rest Area to close for renovations today thru November

The Haviland Rest Area along Interstate 40 west of Kingman will close (today) for a $3.6 million renovation.

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Expect high winds Thursday, Friday

The region will be relatively calm Wednesday between storm systems.

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Three dogs perish in home destroyed by Golden Valley fire

The structure was a total loss, and investigation into the cause of the fire is ongoing.

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Golden Valley mentally disabled woman missing since Sunday night

An 18-year-old mentally disabled woman has gone missing in Golden Valley, Mohave County Sheriff’s Office reported Tuesday.

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Teacher strike still possible

Gov. Ducey’s plan doesn’t meet the key goal of getting an increase of education funding

Calling the governor’s proposal inadequate, leaders of the #RedForEd movement have scheduled a vote this week to decide by Friday whether to strike.

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Davis Camp Park 10-year master plan approved

The 10-year master plan for Davis Camp Park was approved Monday by Mohave County supervisors to improve recreational offerings and bring in more money that can be used to spruce up community parks, a county official said.

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Injured hiker rescued from Hualapai Mountain Park

The rescue team made their way to the woman on foot, and transported her off the trail using a Stokes basket and big wheel.

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Help needed identifying body found in river

Mohave County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a dead body found floating down the Colorado River Saturday.

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Keep the beat going at KUSD’s band festival

Kingman Unified School District schools are coming together for a public band festival for everyone to enjoy.

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JAVC approved as Qualified Charitable Organization

Mohave County residents, and the entirety of Arizona, have yet another worthwhile organization to which they can contribute tax-deductible donations, as the Jerry Ambrose Veterans Council has been approved as a Qualified Charitable Organization.

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Licenses and Permits | April 16, 2018

Mohave County issued the following building permits for the week ending April 6:

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