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Kingman Middle School participates in SUBWAY awards program

Kingman Middle School is one of the schools in Mohave County participating in SUBWAY Restaurants of Arizona’s Student Achievement Awards Program.

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A chance of snow comes to Kingman

The next weather system bringing cold temperatures and wind gusts hit the region Thursday and was expected to continue into today, the National Weather Service reported.

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Man shot after allegedly using pepper spray on another man

One man was shot in the leg early Sunday morning during an altercation at an apartment complex in the 3300 block of Harrison Street, Kingman Police Department reported Wednesday.

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Local Ace hardware store wins high achievement

– Ace Hardware at 2550 Stockton Hill Road won the “Pinnacle Performance Retailing” award.

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2 injured in small gas explosion at Castle Rock Bar and Grill

Golden Valley Fire District received a report at 9:53 a.m. Sunday about a small explosion at Castle Rock Bar and Grill.

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State Roundup: Bulldogs come up short at Page

The Kingman High School boys basketball team waited 13 long years to return to the state tournament.

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State Roundup: Lady Vols can’t get past Flagstaff

The Lee Williams High School girls basketball team’s season came to a tough ending Tuesday night.

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Death penalty pulled in Ketchner case by county attorney

Darrell Bryant Ketchner, convicted of first-degree murder and attempted murder, has been spared the death penalty with a motion filed Tuesday by prosecuting attorney Megan McCoy.

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Man killed by Kingman Police Saturday night

An unidentified man was killed Saturday by a police officer who was responding to a domestic violence call at the Zuni Village RV Park, 2840 Airway Ave.

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State Roundup: Vols’ Wayman wins two matches at state

Jimmy Wayman led the Lee Williams High School wrestling team at the Division III State Tournament as the sophomore picked up two victories at the Prescott Valley Event Center.

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Weather Alert: National Weather Service issues wind advisory

The National Weather Service has issued a weekend wind advisory for northwest Arizona, southern Nevada and southeast California, with estimated wind speeds of 25-35 mph and gusting up to 45 mph Saturday evening and into Sunday morning.

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MAGNET reports $8,000 in drugs seized

The drug enforcement team known as MAGNET served a search warrant and arrested five people early Wednesday morning in connection with a drug investigation.

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Kingman man tied up and had vehicle stolen, police say

Andrew Lee Higbee, 31, of Kingman, was arrested Wednesday for suspected robbery and stealing a vehicle from a home in the 1700 block of Atlantic Avenue.

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A 54-year-old Kingman woman arrested for extreme DUI, assault

Kelli Ellen Ferguson wasn’t going to let anyone stop her from leaving the scene of an accident, even if it meant dragging a witness 50 feet in her pickup truck.

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Prep Roundup: Lady Tigers maul Antelope, 41-18

The Kingman Academy High School girls basketball team finished off the regular season in grand fashion Monday night.

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Prep Roundup: Lady Vols knock off Mingus in overtime, 36-32

It took an extra quarter, but the Lee Williams High School girls basketball team capped the regular season Friday night with a thrilling 36-32 overtime win at No. 23 ranked Mingus.

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Prep Roundup: Lady Bulldogs fall to Wickenburg

It was a tale of two halves Tuesday night as the Kingman High School girls basketball team dropped a 52-25 loss to 22nd-ranked Wickenburg.

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Overturned truck at Beale Street and Interstate 40 causing traffic delays

A truck overturned heading north on Beale Street toward Golden Valley Monday afternoon at approximately 2 p.m.

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KPD’s DeVries named Police Chief of the Year

Robert DeVries, chief of Kingman Police Department, was honored Friday as 2018 Chief of the Year by the Arizona Association of Chiefs of Police.

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Arizona students have access to more than $1.5 million in scholarships

The largest private provider of scholarship funding in Arizona, the Arizona Community Foundation (ACF), is now accepting applications for the 2018-19 school year.

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Kingman Airport Authority to discuss Dave French's continued employment

Board meets at 4:30 p.m. Jan. 18

The Kingman Airport Authority board of directors will meet at 4:30 p.m. today in the conference room, 7000 Flightline Drive, to discuss and possibly take action regarding the continued employment of Dave French as a part-time employee.

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Prep Roundup: Vols hold on for 52-50 win at Mohave

The Lee Williams High School boys basketball team picked up its third straight win Friday night with a 52-50 victory on the road at No. 28 ranked Mohave.

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KPD officer hospitalized, released after altercation with DUI suspect

Police officer Joe Weber was hospitalized and released Friday after a physical altercation with a DUI suspect at Walleck Ranch Drive and Gordon Avenue.

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Prep Roundup: Lady Bulldogs win thriller at Parker

The Kingman High School girls basketball team picked up its second straight victory Wednesday night with a 54-53 win at Parker.

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Driver collides with burros in Bullhead City

The Bullhead City Police Department is cautioning drivers to watch out for burros and other wildlife. According to the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), burros venture out more in cooler weather.

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Prep Roundup: Bulldogs crush Bagdad

The Kingman High School boys basketball team easily cruised to a 60-34 win Monday night at Bagdad (3-4).

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Editorial | The ‘War on Christmas’ is over

It’s no secret that conflict is a big draw.

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Prep Roundup: Lee Williams’ Kael Juelfs, Matt Bathauer named to 4A All-Conference team

Lee Williams High School football players Kael Juelfs and Matt Bathauer were recently named to the 4A All-Conference team.

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Prep Roundup: Lady Vols get first region win

The Lee Williams High School girls basketball team picked up its first 4A Grand Canyon Region win Wednesday night in a 38-26 victory over Prescott.

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Prep Roundup: Lady Tigers fall to Lake Havasu, 33-30

It didn’t look good for the Kingman Academy girls basketball team Tuesday night as it faced a 13-point deficit to start the fourth quarter.

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Kingman Soccer Club finds success at Christmas Angel Tourney

The Kingman Soccer Club recently had its under-11 and under-12 girls teams take top spots at the Christmas Angel Tournament.

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Prep Roundup: Vols take second place at Big Red Invite

he Lee Williams High School wrestling team brought home head coach Dan Ondrejka his first tournament trophy over the weekend with a second-place finish at the sixth annual Big Red Invitational in Agua Fria.

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Prep Basketball: Lady Bulldogs overcome slow start to beat Parker, 53-40

It wasn’t the best start for the Kingman High School girls basketball team Tuesday night.

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Prep Roundup: Vols drop region opener to Flagstaff, 57-43

The Lee Williams High School boys basketball team fell short on the road in its 4A Grand Canyon Region opener Tuesday against Flagstaff High by a score of 57-43.

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Prep Roundup: Vols drop 2-1 loss at home to Lake Havasu

The Lee Williams High School boys soccer team dropped its second straight loss Monday night as it suffered a 2-1 setback at home to Lake Havasu.

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Prep Basketball: Lady Vols win River Valley Shootout

The Lee Williams girls basketball team overcame an eight-point deficit against Needles, California to defeat the Lady Mustangs 34-25 and win the River Valley Shootout on Saturday.

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Prep Roundup: Lady Vols win two at River Valley Tourney

The Lee Williams High School girls basketball team went 2-1 Friday at the River Valley Shootout, picking up wins over Kingman Academy and Lake Havasu.

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Prep Roundup: Lady Bulldogs fall to Lake Havasu, 4-0

The Kingman High School girls soccer team took its first road trip of the season Wednesday, but couldn’t get the win in a 4-0 loss to Lake Havasu.

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Prep Roundup: Bulldogs fall at home to Mohave, 59-43

When a team goes 3-for-19 from the free-throw line, it’s difficult to win a game.

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Fire destroys Birdland home and adjacent travel trailer

A single-wide mobile home and nearby travel trailer were destroyed by fire Monday evening in the Birdland area, Northern Arizona Consolidated Fire District Chief Wayne Eder reported.

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Body found in the Arizona Strip

The deceased male was taken by the medical examiner

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Kingman pair arrested for felony trespassing

Sheriff officials say an absent homeowner discovered a man and a woman, both of Kingman, had taken up residence of the home in the 2600 block of John L Avenue.

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Valentine man, 60, charged with burglary

A Valentine man was given permission to remove metal siding from a trailer next to a house, but he decided to help himself to a little bit more, according to Mohave County Sheriff's Office officials.

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Police: Kingman man arrested on kidnapping, sex assault charges

Al-Khatib of Kingman was arrested Saturday

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Police: Kingman man arrested on burglary, weapons charges

Christopher Robert Dykman, 22, of Kingman allegedly tried to give officers a false name

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Prep Roundup: Lady Volunteers defeat Lady Tigers, 39-15

The Lee Williams High School girls basketball team used balanced scoring and pressure defense to win its home opener 39-15 over Kingman Academy on Tuesday night.

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Prep Football: Makaiwi-Stroup, Juelfs lead all-region honorees

Following a season in which the Kingman Academy High School football team won a 2A Central Region title, 15 Tigers earned all-region accolades.

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State Roundup: Depner, Narvartes compete in Division III swim finals

The Lee Williams High School duo of Marco and Diego Narvarte along with Kingman Academy’s Nic Depner advanced to the finals of the Division III State Swimming Championship Saturday in Phoenix.

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Prep Cross Country: Skankey takes 9th, Lady Vols finish 13th at state

Sam Skankey concluded his senior campaign on the Kingman Academy cross country team with a ninth-place finish Saturday at the Division IV State Championship at Cave Creek Golf Course in Phoenix.

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Prep Swim: Tigers take 6th, Vols and Lady Vols finish 7th at regionals

The Lee Williams, Kingman and Kingman Academy high school swim teams competed at the Colorado River Championships Saturday at Cibola High School.

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