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Gov. Ducey doesn’t want to raise taxes to finance education

The governor said he wants to know more about the ballot measure being pushed by teachers and education advocates

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School vouchers to be decided by voters

It looks like voters are going to get the last word on whether they want more tax dollars used to send children to private and parochial schools.

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Marijuana testing bill fell short Thursday, did not resurface

SB 1420, which would have required the Department of Agriculture to set up a testing scheme, fell short of the necessary votes Thursday for approval. It is not expected to resurface this session.

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County Corner: Recorder’s Office at new location, other news

Greetings from the Mohave County Recorder’s Office

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Bashas' flavor craze returns

Winners of each category will also receive 12 donuts per month for a year, a Bashas’ gift card and will be named Official Bashas’ Donut Ambassador.

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Regina Cobb defends vote against #RedforEd amendments

“On #RedforEd, there was no heavy lifting done here in Mohave County,” Morgaine said, adding that Cobb voted against all five amendments in the education funding.

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Veterans: Have your healthcare questions answered

“It’s an opportunity for them to get direct answers from the people who have the answers, or who can get the answers for them,” Farrell said.

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Secretary of State candidate seeking to preserve integrity of the office

Steve Gaynor said he wants to make sure the integrity of elections is preserved, regardless of party affiliation. Every single one of the 15 county elections should be well run, and each county election is just as important as the last one.

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Amber Alert Canceled: 2-year-old girl located, suspect in custody

Two-year-old Khaleesi Morales of Peoria was last seen at about 6 a.m. May 7

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KRMC receives safety rating of C

Kingman Regional Medical Center recently received a “C” grade from the LeapFrog Group, which is a one-grade improvement from the “D” they received back in the spring of 2017.

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Volunteers make a difference at Kingman Regional Medical Center and in the community

Volunteering can be seen as a way to give back to the community. Whether it’s in your local school, food bank, animal shelter, museums or hospital, a volunteer is there to offer their time and courtesy to those from the community or people from out of town. Volunteers provide a lending hand to the employees of the institution.

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Born and raised Kingmanite Virginia Black Doyle was a model, an artist, an actress, a singer and a certified Rosie the Riveter

In a span of 100 years, so much can happen. The Allies won not one, but two world wars, the civil rights movement began and ended, women won the right to vote, humans were sent to space, and one Kingmanite who showed the world beauty and grace was born here.

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County to apply for additional Mohave Valley water rights

Here are five agenda items of interest when the Mohave County Board of Supervisors meets at 9:30 a.m. Monday at the County Administration Building, 700 W. Beale St.

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‘Fiesty’ Martha McSally runs for Senate

Congresswoman Martha McSally has been going from city to city in the northern part of Arizona. Friday she was in Flagstaff then made her way to Mr. D’z later in the late afternoon for a meet-and-greet.

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County, KRMC working on priority health plan

The Mohave County Department of Public Health is developing a community health improvement plan to identify goals, objectives and strategies for local communities.

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2018 Fun Run full of classics, Route 66

When people hear “Route 66,” faces light up with joy. The highway is American’s highway. The younger generation may think of Disney’s Pixar animated film “Cars” but either way, it’s the highway of the hot-rods.

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Kingman couple killed in Seligman collision

Husband and wife were not wearing helmets when they crashed their motorcycle.

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Affordable housing: It's a tough market out there

Demand for housing has risen over the last 10 years as people move to Kingman, but supply hasn't kept up

“Since the housing market has improved recently within the last few years, we’re starting to experience increases in rents going up, and less landlords wanting to work with our clients,” Wolf said.

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Main Street group takes charge of First Friday

Barb Charon baked a batch of thick, chewy brownies and brought them to Kingman Main Street’s meeting Wednesday as a treat for the grassroots organization’s volunteers who are stepping up to boost downtown business.

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RedForEd movement comes to an end, teachers not ‘thrilled’

The #RedForEd movement started making headlines and bringing awareness to the public about the education crisis in the state of Arizona at the end of March.

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‘Amazing’ kids to dance in showcase

The 2018 Spring Dance Showcase is scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday at Kingman High School auditorium, 4182 Bank St.

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Rummage sale for the birds

Yard sales can be pretty neat. There may be some hidden treasures which please the eye. Now how about a yard sale that helps out a local bird sanctuary? Sounds even neater.

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Budget deal passed; teachers get raise

Republican lawmakers pushed through their $10.4 billion spending plan early Thursday after rejecting multiple attempts by Democrats to add more money to the budget for public education.

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At Home on the Range: Get your bang for five bucks at Range Days this weekend

The second annual Kingman Range Days to be hosted by Mohave Sportsman Club begins 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at Mile 7 Hill Range, 3155 W. Oatman Road, in Golden Valley.

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County wants Route 66 signage at Shinarump exit

Mohave County is asking the Arizona Department of Transportation to revise and replace signage at the Shinarump Drive exit off Interstate 40 to show Route 66 as a “principal destination” served by the interstate highway.