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County Public Lands and Recreation Commission also asks for BLM's justification in proposing to close 30 percent of Mohave County trails.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 19, 2018
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Sue Wilkin feels vindicated with her re-election to the Northern Arizona Consolidated Fire District governing board after being forced to resign over a conflict-of-interest charge that she plea bargained to a misdemeanor.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 18, 2018
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Rick Veradt estimated an average age of 70 for the people forced to stand in the Northern Arizona Consolidate Fire District’s weight room while the governing board went into a 40-minute closed session meeting Thursday.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 18, 2018
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Residents of Mohave County relish living in the land of the free with minimal government regulation, but now they’re calling for restrictions and monitoring of agricultural water usage after farmers drilled more than 200 wells in the Red Lake area.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 17, 2018
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Mohave County supervisors will hear the first comments and recommendations from the newly formed Public Lands and Recreation Commission regarding the BLM’s travel management plan when the board meets at 9:30 a.m. Monday at the County Administration Building, 700 W. Beale St.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 17, 2018
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The October storm that dumped a couple inches of rain in higher elevations of Mohave County put a damper on the fifth annual Route 66 Rattler mountain bike race, cutting registration numbers in half from past years, the race director said Wednesday.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 15, 2018
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Mohave County Sheriff’s Office arrested Gerald Richardson, 57, of Golden Valley, on Thursday in the shooting death of Jessica Mae Orozco, charging him with second-degree murder.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 15, 2018
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It's all about having a good time with your pals, but in the end, there's money on the line.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 14, 2018
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The project by Jerry Ambrose Veterans Council will bridge the transition from military to civilian life for homeless vets.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 13, 2018
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Lake Havasu City business owner wins in his first run for state House of Representatives as a Republican.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 13, 2018
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New general manager has fielded calls from several companies looking to bring their business to the airport.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 12, 2018
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Tucked away in a warehouse at the airport and a former church downtown are revolutionary electric cars awaiting exhibit space at the Route 66 Electric Car Museum, established during the 2014 International Route 66 and believed to be the first in the world.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 11, 2018
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As a kid growing up in the era of black-and-white TV, Keith Gilbert watched a lot of World War II movies and almost every episode of the TV series, “Victory at Sea.”

By Hubble Ray Smith November 10, 2018
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Traipsing through southern Germany in April 1945, U.S. Army Private Gilbert De la O saw from a distance what looked to be piles of wood stocked for the coming winter.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 10, 2018
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Desert Church of Christ will celebrate its 10th annual Community Feast with a free Thanksgiving dinner at 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, at the church, 2345 Gordon Drive.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 10, 2018
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'Heartburn in a bowl' among chili recipes served in appreciation of pastor's six years of service.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 8, 2018
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Everybody wants to be in the parade, but nobody wants to run it, chairman Dave Stafford said.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 7, 2018
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Kingman politician grabs 45 percent of vote to serve third term as district representative.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 7, 2018
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Republican from Lake Havasu City was also elected as Arizona's senate majority whip.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 7, 2018
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Supervisor Johnson wants to know the value of the equipment, and whether it's any good after 20 years of not being used.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 6, 2018
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The man who allegedly fired the shot that killed Jessica Mae Orozco on the night of Oct. 27 has been identified and the investigation is ongoing, Mohave County Sheriff’s Office reported Tuesday.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 6, 2018
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Republican candidates on a “Victory Tour” were greeted by more than 100 cheering supporters at the brewery’s outdoor stage, shaking hands with voters wearing candidate buttons and posing for photographs before taking the stage for a 30-minute rally.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 5, 2018
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With nearly $1 million in private money, time and materials invested in Mohave Valley-Fort Mohave Community Park, supporters of the park were pleased that Mohave County Board of Supervisors voted 4-1 Monday to ratify action to go forward with a lease agreement for 25 years.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 5, 2018
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Dot Foods opened a $30 million distribution facility in Bullhead City, Hilton Hotels built the $10 million Home 2 Suites in Kingman and Scot Industries is progressing on a $12 million pipe production plant in Golden Valley, all contributing to significant economic growth in Mohave County.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 4, 2018
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The Arizona Attorney General’s Office has determined that the vote by Mohave County Board of Supervisors on Dec. 18, 2017 amending an agreement with Fort Mohave Community Park Committee was in violation of open meeting laws.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 3, 2018
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Arizona Department of Housing provides $700,000 in funding for elderly, disabled and low-income families.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 1, 2018
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Some of the state's high-profile candidates, including Gov. Doug Ducey, will rally in Kingman as part of a state tour.

By Hubble Ray Smith November 1, 2018
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Sheriff's office confirms woman was killed by single shot fired in the 3100 block of Concho Drive.

By Hubble Ray Smith October 31, 2018
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About 25 members brought World War I rifles and military items to their October meeting, including the 1903 Springfield rifle.

By Hubble Ray Smith October 31, 2018
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Judge calls claim "frivolous" and gives defendants 10 days to file motion for sanctions.

By Hubble Ray Smith October 30, 2018
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Celebrating Halloween has been a tradition for the Preston family throughout the years, and it’s grown into a festive party atmosphere, he said. Preston bought a coffin last year, puts on a mask and scares kids when they pass by him.

By Hubble Ray Smith October 25, 2018
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It’s time to take those past lessons and apply them to today’s problems, said Terry Anderson, a Kingman retiree.

By Hubble Ray Smith October 22, 2018
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As a family business owner in Lake Havasu City, Republican state representative candidate Leo Biasiucci doesn’t believe regulating water use for agricultural purposes is the answer to protecting water rights in Mohave and La Paz counties.

By Hubble Ray Smith October 21, 2018
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Some support staff at Kingman Unified School District complained to Rep. Gina Cobb that they hadn’t been paid for the Labor Day and Memorial Day holidays after receiving a 4 percent pay raise earlier this year, essentially negating their raises.

By Hubble Ray Smith October 21, 2018
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Somewhere between 1,700 and 2,000 anti-drug activists took part in the 12th annual Walk Away From Drugs on Wednesday, starting at Firefighters Memorial Park, Mother Road Harley-Davidson and Smith’s Food and Drug and walking about half a mile to Centennial Park.

By Hubble Ray Smith October 20, 2018
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Judge Lee Jantzen granted a motion Friday to authorize additional funding for the defense in the first-degree murder case of Justin James Rector, which has already cost the state an estimated $800,000 in legal fees.

By Hubble Ray Smith October 19, 2018
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Everybody's got their dream car, and for many, it dates back to the 1950s and '60s, the eara of classic American muscle cars.

By Hubble Ray Smith October 18, 2018
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She's making her first run at political office with water, education and health care as her platform.

By Hubble Ray Smith October 16, 2018
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Each supervisor will appoint two members, and Hildy Angius was voted to lead the commission.

By Hubble Ray Smith October 16, 2018
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The date for the fifth annual Route 66 Rattler Race has been changed from Saturday to Nov. 17 after most of the trails were washed out from the recent storm, the chairman of the organizing group said Tuesday.

By Hubble Ray Smith October 16, 2018
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Mohave County Supervisor Hildy Angius agreed that nobody likes the national lawsuit against manufacturers of opioid-based medications, but it’s going to happen and the county needs to join the litigation if it wants a share of any potential settlement.

By Hubble Ray Smith October 15, 2018
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They get scratched, broken and trashed, but old records never die. Vinyl recordings end up in the hands of collectors, on shelves at used record stores and vintage shops, and listed on eBay, often selling for multiples of the original price.

By Hubble Ray Smith October 14, 2018
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It’s far from an uprising, but voter by voter, the Mohave County Democratic Central Committee is making headway into turning northwest Arizona’s deep Republican territory into a paler shade of red.

By Hubble Ray Smith October 13, 2018
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Mohave County Board of Supervisors is expected to approve a resolution to establish the Mohave County Public Lands and Recreation Commission when it meets at 9:30 a.m. Monday at the County Administration Building, 700 W. Beale St.

By Hubble Ray Smith October 13, 2018
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James “Santa” Zyla entertained a few guests Thursday at Canyon 66 Restaurant and Lounge

By Hubble Ray Smith October 13, 2018
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Hydrologists collect data on select wells to determine pumping discharge amounts and produce reports on groundwater conditions.

By Hubble Ray Smith October 11, 2018
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Incumbent senator seeks second term with promise of keeping Mohave County and La Paz County relevant in Phoenix.

By Hubble Ray Smith October 11, 2018
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Protecting Mohave County water rights is a top priority for the Democratic candidate, even if it means changing state law.

By Hubble Ray Smith October 10, 2018
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About 100 members of the Navajo nation enlisted in the Marines during World War II and devised a secret code using their native language.

By Hubble Ray Smith October 10, 2018
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New health director understands budgetary challenges and was in charge of grants and funding programs in Coconino County.

By Hubble Ray Smith October 9, 2018

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