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Local country musician Matt Farris has been performing at and attending BalloonFest for many years but it was only this year that Farris says he finally got to ride in a hot air balloon.

By JOEY POSTIGLIONE, For the Miner January 26, 2023
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State Rep. John Gillette (R-Kingman) announced drafting his first bill in office.

By MacKenzie Dexter January 26, 2023
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A social media post perceived to convey a possible bomb threat prompted law enforcement response and a security safety sweep of the Lee Williams High school campus in downtown Kingman early Wednesday, Jan. 25.

By Dave Hawkins, For the Miner January 26, 2023
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Shurie Minter, program coordinator for the Overdose Data to Action Taskforce with the Mohave County Department of Public Health, explained to the county Board of Health how naloxone can save someone experiencing an opioid overdose.

By MacKenzie Dexter January 26, 2023
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On Jan 19, 2023, the officers from the Knights of Columbus, Arizona State Council, in conjunction with Kingman’s St Mary's Knights of Columbus Council #3145, presented the Advise and Aid Pregnancy Center a check for $29,000.

January 26, 2023
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The drawing for Butch Meriwether’s GT500 Mustang is scheduled for Monday, February 6 at 2 p.m.

January 26, 2023
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A proposed bill would ban elections officers and employees that oversee significant portions of an election from serving as a chairperson, treasurer or other member of a Political Action Committee.

By MacKenzie Dexter January 26, 2023
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Kingman Police Chief Rusty Cooper will be the guest speaker at the Monday, Feb. 6 meeting of the Kingman Republican Women.

January 24, 2023
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At approximately 8:50 a.m.Jan. 24 Engine 311 noticed a very large column of black smoke north of the District.

January 24, 2023
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Friendly, laidback and athletic, George loves his friends, sushi and Manga comics.

January 24, 2023
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The victim in a Lake Havasu City shooting last year has until now refused to testify against the suspect in that incident, identified as her own husband. But the victim may have told prosecutors all they needed to know in recorded correspondence at the Mohave County Jail.

By Brandon Messick, For the Miner January 24, 2023
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In less than two weeks, the Mohave County Animal Shelter has acquired over 80 new dogs due to hoarding situations.

By MacKenzie Dexter January 24, 2023
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In October 2021, the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office Special Investigation Unit requested the public’s assistance with identifying a previously unidentified female victim from a 1971 homicide case.

January 24, 2023
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There’s no dispute that one teenager shot and killed another at a party in Lake Havasu City 18 months ago as a murder trial begins in Kingman. Attorneys, however, have asked a Mohave County Superior Court jury to reach disparate conviction-acquittal outcomes in the trial of Carter Beckwith, 19, of Lake Havasu City.

By Dave Hawkins, For the Miner January 24, 2023
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A former Mohave County Sheriff’s deputy is now scheduled to stand trial in June, almost two years after his arrest on charges of sexual conduct with a minor.

By Brandon Messick, For the Miner January 24, 2023
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Kingman Route 66 Rotary Club’s Jan. 20 speaker was Cecilia Clouser, vice president of the Kingman Regional Medical Center Foundation.

January 24, 2023
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A motorcycle crash that claimed the life of a teenager in Lake Havasu City is under investigation by the police department. Detective Chris Angus said officers responded at approximately 10:40 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 20 to the incident on Highway 95 just north of Mulberry Ave.

By Miner Staff January 24, 2023
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Three male acquaintances who enjoyed a social get together at a local establishment in Lake Havasu City ended up in an altercation and stabbing incident reported at 2:35 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 21.

January 24, 2023
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Mohave County Sheriff’s Office Deputies arrested David Ryan Arnett, 55, of Fort Mohave, and Alfred George Nemeti, 49, of Fort Mohave, for one felony count each of criminal littering.

January 23, 2023
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The City of Kingman issued the following building permits the week ending Jan. 20:

January 21, 2023
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Do we really need another reason to lose weight?

By Eunice Mesick, Health & Wellness Writer January 21, 2023
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Several pounds each of methamphetamine and cocaine plus an assortment of other illegal drugs were confiscated during a law enforcement traffic stop in Mohave Valley.

January 18, 2023
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Shelly Watson is the administrative supervisor for Mohave County’s Department of Development Services.

January 21, 2023
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Mohave County’s Historic Jail could reopen its doors to the public in the near future – but this time, the people within its walls may actually want to be there.

By Brandon Messick, For the Miner January 21, 2023
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The National Weather Service Office in Las Vegas has issued a wind advisory for the Kingman area from 7 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 22 until 5 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 23.

January 21, 2023

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