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Sweets, treats, and love: Here are some local goodies to make your valentine’s heart flutter

Valentine’s Day has men and women all over the country rushing to find that perfect treat or bouquet of flowers for their significant others.

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City magistrates may face voters after initial hiring

Saying magistrates can be squeezed politically, a House panel voted Wednesday to all but strip city councils of their ability to fire them.

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Increased gas tax could get thumbs up from Mohave County Supervisors

State legislator proposes 23 cent per gallon increase in gas taxes

Mohave County’s roads are in bad shape, and the county doesn’t have the funding to repair or maintain them, according to Mohave County Supervisor Gary Watson.

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What to do with the old Mohave County jail? Supervisors seek answers

The historic Mohave County Jail was constructed in 1910 because the county’s former jail was too easy for inmates to break out of

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Victim, suspect in I-40 shooting ID’d by DPS

Authorities have released the names of both the victim and suspect in the shooting late Monday evening on Interstate 40 on the westbound Exit 51 ramp onto Stockton Hill Road

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Secondary crash on I-40 causes death of Kingman woman

A secondary crash that followed a previous crash 10 minutes before led to the death of a 71-year-old Kingman woman on Interstate 40 Saturday near Yucca.

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Sanders, who led officials to body of Sid Cranston, gets probation, community service

Sanders was placed on probation for one year under the supervision of the Adult Probation Department. He also must complete 1,200 hours of community restitution.

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Scottsdale nonprofit provides funding for MCC veterans centers

Supporting veterans is something that’s important nationwide. In Kingman, Mohave Community College –Neal Campus created a veterans center for its students, faculty and staff to have a space that’s “solely for them.”

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Buddy O’Brian Wallace sentenced to 32 years in prison

The judge listed six aggravating factors in the case, the first pertaining to the victim being stabbed 21 times with a deadly weapon, seven of which were fatal.

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Mohave Valley man arrested for domestic violence, kidnapping

Mohave County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested Joshua Leonard Husted, 40 of Fort Mohave, for threatening/ intimidating, unlawful imprisonment, kidnapping, all per domestic violence, and aggravated assault on an officer, all felonies.

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Bystander rescues driver from water at marina in Topcok

Authorities say a quick-thinking eyewitness who saw a vehicle crash through a cement barrier, flip and land on its roof into the water at a marina in Topock pulled the 68-year-old driver free from the car to safety Monday afternoon.

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Yabba- Dabba-Done! - Fred, Wilma and the gang bid farewell as Bedrock City closes after 47 years

Bedrock City, which opened in Valle, Arizona — between Williams and Tusayan — closed Monday, Jan. 28, 2019, after 47 years.

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I-40 UPDATE: Man dies of gunshot wound at Exit 51 off-ramp

Authorities say preliminary information indicates that a man in his 40s died from a gunshot wound late the evening of Monday, Feb. 11 on the Interstate 40 westbound off-ramp at Exit 51 onto Stockton Hill Road

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Police activity shuts down Interstate 40 westbound Exit 51 off-ramp

Interstate 40 westbound Exit 51 onto Stockton Hill Road is closed due to a police incident

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Rezone compromise for Granite Bluffs near Hualapai Mountain Road

Opposition was mostly focused on decreased property values as a result of being up against smaller lots. There were also concerns, just like with the proposed veteran housing rezone, regarding the layout of the Hualapai Mountain corridor.

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Leadership guru says giving people value will motivate them

The Kingman Route 66 Rotary Club hosted Yanick Hicks, a motivational public speaker with The John Maxwell Team. Hicks spoke of the characteristics of a good leader and how communities can obtain them.

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AAA Mobile Home Park looks to expand via rezone

Some residents of the park have told the City that they oppose the conditional use permit, as they say it could depreciate the value of their mobile homes.

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Drones are becoming important tools for projects and businesses

Drones are becoming more popular seemingly by the day with photographers, hobbyists and even children jumping on the trend. Drones also have practical uses that allow for time and cost savings for businesses.

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Stay warm with a quilt and support MCSO K-9s

The quilting club provided the fabric and the month-long project was completed by Linda Boyden, who designed and made the quilt.

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KRMC hosts gala to raise money for its labor and delivery unit

Kingman Regional Medical Center Foundation is hosting its second annual Black Tie Gala.

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Lake Mead accepts comments for low water plan

The National Park Service is accepting additional comments to address the low-water conditions at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, but time is running out.

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KAOL basketball star selected as Student Rotarian

Tyler Chinyere, a senior at the Kingman Academy of Learning, was recently selected as Student Rotarian.

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‘Happy Trails’ a part of Kingman

There was an interesting vehicle that stayed over in Kingman Thursday night.

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Fun on the links offered as way to support MCSO K-9s

Mohave County Sheriff’s K-9 Foundation officials announced they are partnering with Los Lagos Golf Club in Fort Mohave to host a charitable four-person scramble fundraiser on Saturday, Feb. 23 to benefit the MCSO K-9 Program

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Golden Valley man accused in shooting death turns down plea deal

olden Valley resident Gerald Richardson, who is charged in the October shooting death of Jessica Mae Orozco, has at this point in time decided to turn down a plea agreement offered by the state