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The second meeting of the Mohave County West Basin Water Users Study Committee regarding the future management of Kingman’s underground water resources, brought to the table three of out eight industrial farms whose water withdrawals awoke concerns.

By Agata Popeda December 12, 2019
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It is not known how many deaf and hard-of-hearing people live in the U.S. and this fact is telling.

By Agata Popeda December 10, 2019
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As assigned, county staff is returning to the Mohave County Board of Supervisors with a report on the estimated cost of purchasing and operating a county-owned incinerator to retire tattered American flags.

By Agata Popeda December 10, 2019
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Shady Grove Records of Kingman, until now a traveling record store, has found a home at 525 E. Andy Devine Ave.

By Agata Popeda December 7, 2019
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Have you ever wondered why Route 66 and Kingman attracts so many Chinese tourists recently?

By Agata Popeda December 7, 2019
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Did Mohave County make a dangerous situation worse during the Thanksgiving storm that dumped more than a foot of snow on the Hualapai Mountains?

By Agata Popeda December 5, 2019
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Anne Marie Ward, a 29-year-old small business owner and consultant from Prescott Valley, will challenge U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar (R-Prescott) in the Arizona 4th Congressional District Republican primary in 2020.

By Agata Popeda December 3, 2019
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Mohave County facilities are places where people do people business, not places to be fearful of or disrupted by an animal.

By Agata Popeda December 3, 2019
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The Christmas shopping season is under way. The Christmas tree shopping season, not so much.

By Agata Popeda December 3, 2019
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This year’s Hualapai Winter Wonderland event on Saturday, Dec. 14 will be white no matter what.

By Agata Popeda November 30, 2019
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The Census 2020 Complete Committee members met Nov. 20 and made a shopping list of promotional materials to purchase with the money allocated by the Mohave County Board of Supervisors.

By Agata Popeda November 29, 2019
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Thanksgiving traditionally opens the Christmas tree season, and if you want to get a living tree, M&D Tree Farm 20 miles east of Kingman has you covered.

By Agata Popeda November 27, 2019
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White House wants to mine uranium in Mohave County
Supervisor Buster Johnson says it could happen soon

Giving a report to the Mohave County Board of Supervisors on Nov. 18, Supervisor Buster Johnson said he continues to work with White House staff to open new uranium mines in Arizona.

By Agata Popeda November 27, 2019
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Animals may no longer be welcome in county facilities, with the exception of service animals and those at the county’s animal shelter.

By Agata Popeda November 27, 2019
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The Sunday after Thanksgiving will see a record-breaking 3.1 million passengers take to the skies, according to a forecast from Airlines for America.

By Agata Popeda November 26, 2019
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A few years ago, Renee Craynon from Kingman invented a toy for pets and started a nonprofit. She hopes to use the proceeds from the sale of the toys to build facilities for special needs children, such as her own son, Troy.

By Agata Popeda November 26, 2019
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Kingman is getting ready to be thankful.

By Agata Popeda November 23, 2019
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Victoria Poe of Victoria’s Sugar Shack would like to thank all who voted for her business to be awarded the title of “The Sweetest Bakery in Arizona.”

By Agata Popeda November 22, 2019
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Should county step in to retiring flags?
Kingman veterans organizations say there is no need

In order to solve a problem in Lake Havasu City, Mohave County Board of Supervisors may buy an incinerator to properly burn retired and tattered American flags at the Mohave County Landfill in Golden Valley.

By Agata Popeda November 21, 2019
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During the Monday, Nov. 18 Mohave County Board of Supervisors meeting, the board voted unanimously to make Supervisor Jean Bishop its chairperson for 2020.

By Agata Popeda November 19, 2019
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Kingman school bond defeated
Final tally certified by supervisors

Mohave County Elections Director Allen Tempert reported that all the ballots were counted, and the Kingman Unified School District bond has gone down in defeat.

By Agata Popeda November 19, 2019
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At 8:02 a.m. on a Monday the tiny waiting room at the Kingman Area Food Bank is already packed and will be until closing at 12:45 p.m.

By Agata Popeda November 19, 2019
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This less pushy baby sister of Black Friday comes right after the Thanksgiving family madness, when, filled with turkey, you don’t want to move too far.

By Agata Popeda November 16, 2019
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Special use permits, leases and grants will be on the agenda when the Mohave County Board of Supervisors meet at 9:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 18.

By Agata Popeda November 14, 2019
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Sierra and Cole Stewart are quite the travelers, but now they are happy to live their Mohave County adventure.

By Agata Popeda November 14, 2019
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The meeting schedule for 2020 will be on the agenda when the supervisors meet at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 18, when the board will discuss appointing next year’s chairman.

By Agata Popeda November 13, 2019
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Gene Kirkham thinks it has been 15 years since the tradition of the Chillin’ on Beale car shows and cruises started in Kingman.

By Agata Popeda November 13, 2019
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Veteran’s Park in Golden Valley is getting a makeover, and the county is not wasting time, having a Mohave County Parks employee working on the site only a week after allocating the money for the renovation.

By Agata Popeda November 12, 2019
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It is not too late to register for the Route 66 Rattler mountain bike race from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. this Saturday, Nov. 16 in Kingman.

By Agata Popeda November 12, 2019
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The Flag Ceremony started promptly at 1 p.m. on Veterans Day on Monday, Nov. 11 at the White Cliffs Senior Living Senior Center, 3600 Peterson Road – home to many veterans of various wars, both men and women.

By Agata Popeda November 11, 2019
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Black Bear Diner: ‘Eat, drink and be beary’
Diner brings 89 jobs – and big tasty bear claws – to town

Black Bear Diner just came to Kingman, joining the competition for the best food and the best view of the Hualapais in town at 946 W. Beale St.

By Agata Popeda November 11, 2019
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Beale Street Theater on Route 66 is a traveling theater, in perpetual motion both metaphorically, as a theater should be, but also physically, since its permanent location at 304 E. Beale St. is under renovation.

By Agata Popeda November 9, 2019
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Activist says horses suffer on Havasupai Trail
The history behind the new billboard on 66 near the Kingman Airport

Supai is a charming little village within the Grand Canyon, the capital of the Havasupai Indian reservation, popular with tourists thanks to it blue-green waterfalls.

By Agata Popeda November 9, 2019
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The “And Then” Initiative is partnering with North Country Healthcare, 1510 Stockton Hill Road, in bringing Kingman the inaugural Mohave County Know Your Status November HIV Clinic and Seminar.

By Agata Popeda November 7, 2019
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Local schools just received their grades
Kingman Academy High School got ‘A,’ Kingman Middle School –‘F’

The State Board of Education just released the grades for 2018-2019 and the results are a mixed bag of good and bad news for the community.

By Agata Popeda November 7, 2019
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The Census 2020 Complete Count Committee came up with a budget and requested financial support from the Mohave County Board of Supervisors Monday, Nov. 4.

By Agata Popeda November 6, 2019
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Susan McAlpine, who was recently appointed to the national Wild Burros and Wild Horses Advisory Board in Washington, showed up at the Mohave County Board of Supervisors meeting last Monday with her first report.

By Agata Popeda November 6, 2019
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It is hard to get an easy feel-good story from Janet Watson, former mayor of Kingman and the longtime leader of the Kingman Cancer Care Unit.

By Agata Popeda November 5, 2019
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Things are changing in this country at such a fast pace, warns Chairwoman of Mohave County Board of Supervisors Hildy Angius, that “one day you’ll look around and ask what happened to my country and what happened to my rights?

By Agata Popeda November 4, 2019
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Democrat Delina DiSanto is “on a mission to unseat [U.S. Rep. Paul} Gosar,” according to Indivisible Kingman, a local progressive group, which invites everyone for a meeting with the 2020 candidate from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 7 at The Garlic Clove Restaurant, 509 E Beale St.

By Agata Popeda November 4, 2019
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Things are changing in this country at such a fast pace, warns Chairwoman of Mohave County Board of Supervisors, Hildy Angius, that “one day you’ll look around and ask what happened to my country and what happened to my rights? There’s traction to implement gun control laws even here in Arizona.”

By Agata Popeda November 4, 2019
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So you want to learn how to paint landscapes in watercolors?

By Agata Popeda November 3, 2019
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The children of Emmanuel Christian Academy of Kingman, 3120 Hualapai Mountain Road, have it good.

By Agata Popeda November 2, 2019
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The Mohave County Board of Supervisors will meet at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 4, at the County Administration Building, 700 N. Beale St. to make decisions on Camp Levi Levi and the 2019 Route 66 Rattler Mountain Bike Race.

By Agata Popeda November 1, 2019
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About six years ago, Elisha Blickenstaff and her friend decided to do a clothing exchange for the two. It went great and soon more people joined and Blickenstaff ended up with so many free clothes that she started a collection.

By Agata Popeda November 1, 2019
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After decades of lukewarm efforts and lingering, on Tuesday, Oct. 30, the U.S. House approved (405-to-11) a resolution recognizing Armenian genocide by Ottoman Turks in the early twentieth century.

By Agata Popeda October 31, 2019
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The number of reports of highway litterbugs has increased this year, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. The agency just created a Litter Hotline website and now allows witnesses to dial 511 to report littering on Arizona highways.

By Agata Popeda October 30, 2019
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Mohave County is moving forward with the opioid litigation, a part of the National Prescription Opiate Litigation, a multijurisdictional suit that was filed in the U.S. District Court for northern Ohio in 2017.

By Agata Popeda October 30, 2019
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Mohave County Supervisors are discussing a resolution to declare Mohave County a “Second Amendment Sanctuary County.”

By Agata Popeda October 29, 2019
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How do horses think? Three seconds at a time, so they are always in the moment.

By Agata Popeda October 29, 2019

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