It’s a second consecutive “C” safety rating for Kingman Regional Medical Center.
Southwest Behavioral and Health Services is here to assist
If national statistics bear out locally, one out of every four people in the Kingman area are currently battling some type of mental illness, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Heroes deserve to be honored and never forgotten.
A former senior economist and senior budget analyst with the Arizona Joint Legislative Budget Committee says a “yes” vote on Proposition 413 in the Nov. 6 election “will stifle the economic development of the City of Kingman and may result in significant harm going forward.”
It’s out with the old and in with the new for the Lee Williams football team as the Volunteers wrapped up the 2018 season with a 34-20 win over Mohave Friday at LWHS.
MSTEPP coalition has improved options for people in distress, and Southwest Behavioral stands on the front line of care
The depths of despair can be so deep and daunting that any thought, never mind an attempt, of climbing out of it is nearly impossible to fathom. There is good news. People and organizations stand ready to step up and help those who may be experiencing a mental health crisis, issues that come with addiction, or are just in need of a bottle of water.
Lee Williams appeared to have finally grabbed some momentum with a touchdown in the waning seconds of the first half after falling behind Coconino, 20-0.
When the pickup truck Danny Van Pool was riding in as a passenger was rear-ended while waiting for the light to change at North Bank Street on Valentine’s Day, the last thing he was thinking about was filing a complaint against a deputy with the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office.
Lake Havasu scores 3 TDs of at least 68 yards in 34-14 win
A new cliché making the rounds in sports circles is you either “win or learn.”
“We were able to do all that, and everyone is saying ‘we need more,’” Ducey said. “I agree we need more, but I want to make sure that these dollars flow to the right places and are getting to the teachers. We’re focused on results and outcomes in our classrooms.”
Secrets revealed: Longtime Kingman resident speaks and shows photos of the most difficult day in Kingman’s history: July 5, 1973
Jim Mc Milon was busy on this day 45 years ago when 13 people, including 11 volunteer firefighters, perished in the Doxol explosion.
A former member of United Pentecostal Church was unhappy with the church at 2498 E. Northern Ave. continuing to use that name after it dropped its membership in February 2017 from the state and international associations.
His family will be the first to say their son and brother wasn’t living the best life. He was struggling with the demon of addiction and most likely was acting out in order to feed his dependency.
He’s loving, encouraging, and sometimes, even fair
“I knew I wanted to be a dad.” And that is exactly what Gabe Otero, 37, has become. While the single father of four does everything for the sake of his kids, he’s the first to acknowledge he couldn’t do it without them.
Somewhere along the trip of more than 53 laps around the bright yellow orb in the sky, I’ve been taught that “when it’s gone, it’s gone.”
I was working for an amenities company when the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino opened in Las Vegas in 1993.
Amid one board member pleading guilty, and another with the fire chief facing misuse of public funds and conflict of interest charges, more accusations flew at Thursday’s Northern Arizona Consolidated Fire District Board of Directors meeting.
Ava is a transgender high school girl, who has yet to have any of the necessary surgeries.
Kingman's First Baby: Based on events leading to Adlee May’s birth, she may already have a chosen career
Don’t be surprised if we hear about the dancing exploits of Adlee May Anderson sometime in the future.
My golden age of television isn’t the same as the mid-1950s through early 1960s era.
The ACLU of Arizona concluded that “many Arizona charter schools have unlawful or discriminatory enrollment policies” in a report the civil rights organization released Dec. 14.
Finding trash dumped in the desert around Golden Valley and Kingman is becoming more and more difficult because of one fateful day during the late summer of 2014.
It was one of the hardest lessons I ever learned.
There are times during the day when the short drive from Detroit to Airway avenues on Stockton Hill Road reminds me of Southern California (from sunrise to sunset mostly), but other than that there aren’t many triggers to bring me back there from here in lovely Kingman.
It was one of the hardest decisions he ever made.
Live in this part of the world long enough, people are going to have some sort of run in with Canis latrans, or coyote.
He was of Cuban descent with connections to Italian friends in New York City.
State issues report cards on local schools. KAOL test scores creep up; KUSD stays steady
Kingman Academy of Learning had two of its three schools drop a letter grade since the last time the Arizona State Board of Education issued them in 2014, and Kingman Unified School District had seven of nine drop a mark.
Military Vehicle Preservation Association convoy is preserving history for future generations, traveling to Los Angeles along Route 66
When the Military Vehicle Preservation Association 2017 Route 66 Convoy from Chicago to Los Angeles rumbles through Kingman Monday, don’t be alarmed. It’s not a time warp or a “Twilight Zone” episode.
Many years ago I had the pleasure of reading one of my all-time favorite books, Studs Terkel’s “Hard Times.”
KINGMAN – Hundreds, if not thousands, of bullets can’t make them give up hope.
A request for a special meeting of the Kingman City Council to place City Manager John Dougherty on paid administrative leave is scheduled for 1 p.m. Tuesday in the Council Chambers, 310 N. Fourth St.
Deuce, like millions of others, wants a forever home
Deuce currently resides at the Western Arizona Humane Society, and like millions of other animals around the country, he just wants to go home.
A group of residents is concerned about a Valle Vista Property Owner’s Association ballot that has a Friday due date for absentee voters.
Societies across the world have used scapegoats for centuries.
After returning from executive session to discuss city manager John Dougherty’s annual performance evaluation, Kingman City Council voted not to renew Dougherty’s contract at Tuesday’s regular meeting.
I’ve recently had the pleasure of some engaging reading on Facebook, which has pointed me toward getting an understanding of what ambassadorship is – honorable ambassadorship.
It’s been one of the most heart-wrenching weeks we’ve witnessed (not first-hand, but witnessed nonetheless) in some time.
The Kingman Academy High School football team shook off a slow start, scored 24 points in the final two-and-a-half minutes of the first half, and left Kingman High in the rearview mirror en route to a 48-6 win Friday night at KHS.
The Klu Klux Klan, Neo-Nazis and white supremacists have no place in our society.
When the Mohave County Board of Supervisors meet Monday, the Fiscal Year 2018 budget will be decided upon.
It’s the start of another school year and that makes it as good a time as any to bring up cyberbullying and internet trolls.
When it registered with me this week that the ringleader, Omar Antonio Sanchez-Burgos, in MAGNET’s nine-person, multi-location raid Monday reportedly has connections to the Sinoloa cartel, I was stunned.
Each and every person has had, or knows someone who has had, to fight cancer.
Christy Brown was never promised that life would be fair.
It’s always been one of my favorite places to go no matter where I’m at. I’ve been to and lived in a good amount of cities and towns in my life, and I can still tell you where to find it.
The Arts, Crafts and Antiques Fair at Hualapai Mountain Park Sunday (June 4) had a steady crowd enjoying the day’s mountain climate.
We spend our lives looking for it.
It’s never easy being told you’re doing a lousy job, and it’s even worse when it’s done in public.
It was a fun-filled Friday (Thursday for us) learning all about the Women Making History this year.