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The Volunteer Services program at Kingman Regional Medical Center is awarding scholarships to students who are pursuing a career in healthcare.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 17, 2019
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Growing up can be tough, especially if some of those tough situations include being bullied at school for following a certain religion, the way you sound, dress and anything else people can find to pick at.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 17, 2019
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Mohave Community College Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society has inducted its new members for spring 2019.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 16, 2019
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Beale Street Theater is holding auditions under the sea for its next upcoming play Disney’s “The Little Mermaid.”

By Vanessa Espinoza March 14, 2019
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Four Kingman Middle School band students will be in Phoenix Saturday for the Arizona Music Educators Association’s All-State Honor Band Festival.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 14, 2019
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Jonathan Conant, an attorney with offices in Kingman and Prescott, recently was awarded the Sue Gilbertson Leadership Award for his dedication and assistance to the children of Arizona who are involved in dependency matters.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 14, 2019
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Kingman Unified School District School Board heard from Michael LaValle of Stifel, an investment banking company, and Paul Ulan of Primary Consultants, a political consulting company during its Tuesday meeting.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 13, 2019
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The people of Kingman heard from Mary McCord Robinson and J’aime Morgaine during the 2018 midterm election, but the community hasn’t stopped hearing from them just yet.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 13, 2019
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He’s a divorcee living in an eight room apartment with a broken fridge and his head focused on one thing and one thing only: getting the poker game started.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 12, 2019
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Cursive isn’t just a style of writing but a language that connects the past to the present and future.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 10, 2019
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Hundreds of golf balls were dropped from a crane at 60 feet with one goal in mind: to get close to the target.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 9, 2019
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Kingman Regional Medical Center is making advancements to providing the community new options for cancer patients.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 7, 2019
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A firefighter, a rescuer that puts out harmful fires that can hurt people and the environment, and rescues people and animals. At the end of the day all firefighters are the same, regardless of who is wearing the uniform.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 7, 2019
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In 1980 he moved from Tucson to Kingman to start his journey as the 4-H Youth Development Agent for Mohave County.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 6, 2019
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The Kingman Center for the Arts is hosting “the coolest musician around,” Grisha Krivchenia, a classical pianist who will be performing from 7-9 p.m. Saturday at Kingman Center for the Arts, 208 E. Beale St.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 6, 2019
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The Kingman Middle School Bobcats went to Prescott to perform in front of judges and came back home with winning titles.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 5, 2019
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As the doors open to the Kingman High School auditorium, community members will be transported to the land of Camelot. In Camelot, the audience will get to meet a handful of characters who will make you laugh, feel betrayed and fall in love.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 5, 2019
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For Fat Tuesday, Bashas’ is taking 10 percent from its sales of Paczki to go toward St. Vincent de Paul to support Arizona residents and families. Funds will help families throughout the state who are served by the nonprofit organization.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 4, 2019
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Smith’s Food & Drug Stores is no longer accepting Visa credit cards starting April 3

By Vanessa Espinoza March 4, 2019
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Applications must be sent to Mohave Electric, C/O Steve Bouman, PO Box 22530, Bullhead City, AZ 86439. Applications are due at 5 p.m. July 19.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 3, 2019
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It’s never too late to further your education, especially when it comes to reading, writing or math. Amanda Fallis, has been taking the opportunity to learn how to write, read and expand on her math skills.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 2, 2019
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Over 50 community members came to see the new fitness facility, 3915 Stockton Hill Rd., and see what they have to offer.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 2, 2019
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The 5th annual Mangy Mutt race is Saturday, March 2.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 1, 2019
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Students in the Cambridge program at White Cliffs Middle School took their peers and guests around the world learning about different countries.

By Vanessa Espinoza February 28, 2019
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The Kingman Concert Band has been preparing some Irish themed music for the community. The band is having its “The Luck of the Irish” concert that will feature music from the movie “Titanic” and Disney Pixar’s “Brave.”

By Vanessa Espinoza February 28, 2019
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First Friday is upon us and downtown is offering opportunities for visitors to explore local vendors and businesses.

By Vanessa Espinoza February 28, 2019
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Kingman Unified School District held a town hall Tuesday at Hualapai Elementary to let the public know about the decision the board made regarding its enrollment rezoning.

By Vanessa Espinoza February 27, 2019
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Special Education gives students the opportunity to learn based on their individual differences and needs. Schools in Kingman provide students with opportunities, just likes their peers, to learn and grow.

By Vanessa Espinoza February 27, 2019
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Planet Fitness is hosting a grand opening celebration for its new Kingman location.

By Vanessa Espinoza February 27, 2019
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Kingman Mohave Lions Club is having its annual 50/50 Golf Ball drop fundraiser at 10 a.m. Saturday March 9, at Centennial Park, 3333 Harrison St.

By Vanessa Espinoza February 26, 2019
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White Cliffs Senior Living is under a new management company. Watermark Retirement Communities is based out of Tucson and manages over 50 communities coast to coast, including one in Bullhead City.

By Vanessa Espinoza February 26, 2019
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Education in Arizona has been a hot topic since last year and continues to be at the forefront.

By Vanessa Espinoza February 25, 2019
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Hualapai Hills Home Schoolers and children from another local church made over 300 Valentine’s Day cards and delivered them to various nursing homes around Kingman.

By Vanessa Espinoza February 25, 2019
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Having a few small litter of puppies can sometimes be stressful, but imagine having 19 Great Dane puppies?

By Vanessa Espinoza February 25, 2019
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A professor from Northern Arizona University, Bjorn Krondorfer, is giving a presentation on the cultural, psychological and personal look at the Holocaust and war memories in Germany after 1945.

By Vanessa Espinoza February 25, 2019
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Kingman Police Department facing staffing issues
Low staffing causes department to pull officers from specialty divisions; FLEX and school resource officers included

DeVries said the department received 42,301 calls for service in 2018. He noted that figure is a 5.6 percent reduction from the previous year.

By Travis Rains, Vanessa Espinoza February 23, 2019
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The shelter closed Friday morning due to no one spending the night, but one person came in the morning for snacks.

By Vanessa Espinoza February 23, 2019
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David Rice, a volunteer at the mission, said he didn’t have an exact number of people who came through the mission, but they received a lot of people Wednesday night and Thursday.

By Vanessa Espinoza February 23, 2019
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The snow was frightful and not so delightful Thursday as approximately 15 ½ inches of snow accumulated on the ground. Many businesses, City and County offices, and schools had to close their doors to make sure people stayed home and away from the roads.

By Vanessa Espinoza February 23, 2019
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According to the National Weather Service, Kingman may have received more snow than expected, at least a foot, because one of the storm’s snow bands lingered over the City for quite some time.

By Travis Rains, Vanessa Espinoza February 21, 2019
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Fifty customers are out of power in the Butler area and over 1,000 customers in Golden Valley are experiencing outages.

By Vanessa Espinoza February 21, 2019
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Having a healthy community means providing resources for members to live a long and fit lifestyle. Kingman Regional Medical Center’s Del E. Webb Wellness Center has been doing so for 20 years.

By Vanessa Espinoza February 20, 2019
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Mohave Community College Small Business Development Center is hosting a workshop to target how to market toward the government.

By Vanessa Espinoza February 20, 2019
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Fingers will fly over the ivories at Kingman Center for the Arts Friday.

By Vanessa Espinoza February 19, 2019
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Mohave County’s Television Improvement District is almost done with its over-the-air TV channel changes.

By Vanessa Espinoza February 19, 2019
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The plane was back en route to Las Vegas with a delay of two hours and 40 minutes.

By Vanessa Espinoza February 18, 2019
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Kingman’s early birds woke up to a blanket of snow Monday morning, but started playing in the snow Sunday night as it started to fall.

By Vanessa Espinoza February 18, 2019
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Scott Taylor started his educational journey as a student at Manzanita Elementary School. The next step in his career is becoming principal of Lee Williams High School.

By Vanessa Espinoza February 17, 2019
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Utah Shakespeare Festival is bringing them all to Kingman to perform the William Shakespeare classic “Macbeth” to the students of LWHS, the Positive Alternative Campus and the community.

By Vanessa Espinoza February 17, 2019
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Jen Shumway disapproved moving forward with Palo Christi because of the restrictions it has being a historic building and took into consideration the concerns the two teachers expressed to the board.

By Vanessa Espinoza February 16, 2019

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