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Get out and enjoy 'A Day in the Park'
Community organizations are coming together to give Kingmanites a chance to enjoy a day in the park

A day in the park can be a peaceful, fun, relaxing and great way to stay fit. Parks offer many opportunities for families to get together and for a walk around the park, and children can run around and play on the playground equipment. Families can enjoy a game of basketball, soccer or softball. The opportunities are endless.

By Vanessa Espinoza April 11, 2019
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Manzanita Elementary School is teeing up to bring new technology and playground equipment for its students.

By Vanessa Espinoza April 10, 2019
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The cheesewagon, or school bus as most people would call it, pick up students every morning to take them to school, and every afternoon buses can be seen taking the children home.

By Vanessa Espinoza April 10, 2019
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The dress, corsage, shoes and hair have her looking her best. The suit, dress shoes and boutonniere have him looking all suave for his date.

By Vanessa Espinoza April 9, 2019
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Pioneer Title Agency has donated $43,000 and hours of service to schools across Arizona through their “Old School” philanthropic initiative.

By Vanessa Espinoza April 7, 2019
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Craft fairs are a way for everyday artists to share their talents with the community.

By Vanessa Espinoza April 6, 2019
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Immunizations prevent widespread of diseases, protect children
Mohave County Department of Public Health director disproves myths around vaccinations

To vaccinate my child, or to not vaccinate my child? That’s the question most parents have to answer. Vaccines provide immunity against one or several diseases.

By Vanessa Espinoza April 6, 2019
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The 16-year-old sophomore was driving an ATV that collided with a motorized bicycle.

By Vanessa Espinoza April 5, 2019
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Beale Street Theater is bringing a musical production of “Bye Bye Birdie” by Michael Stewart to Kingman.

By Vanessa Espinoza April 4, 2019
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The month of April has arrived and so has Downtown Kingman’s First Friday.

By Vanessa Espinoza April 3, 2019
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It’s Monday and the first class of the day is English.

By Vanessa Espinoza April 2, 2019
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Health care has been an ongoing issue in the country. U.S. Senator Martha McSally, R-Arizona, has been planning initiatives for people with pre-existing conditions to have access to affordable health care.

By Vanessa Espinoza April 1, 2019
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AzMERIT testing for students in grades 3-8 has arrived.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 31, 2019
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On March 6 during a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing U.S. Senator Martha McSally, R-Arizona, said that she was sexually assaulted when she served in the military.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 31, 2019
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Mohave County was the last stop for U.S. Senator Martha McSally during her 15-county tour that she decided to complete after being appointed to the Senate.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 30, 2019
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Steps are being taken to bring Beale Street Theater to life again. The theater received a $100,000 matching grant from Angle Homes to go toward the renovation.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 30, 2019
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The girls wear beautiful long gowns, hair and makeup done to look their absolute best. Boys are in suits, ties, dress shoes and hair combed to perfection. It’s the night they will remember for the rest of their lives.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 28, 2019
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Getting the wheels dirty and riding along the rigid trails of the Hualapai Mountains are fun enough, but add in it all benefits Jerry Ambrose Veterans Council makes it rewarding as well.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 28, 2019
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According to the Center for Disease Control, an increasingly popular e-cigarette among students is called JUUL, which is shaped like a USB stick.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 27, 2019
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Kingman High School has received a home run of a donation from the Kingman Powerhouse Kiwanis.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 27, 2019
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The crew at Jersey Mike’s got to experience the rush of customers like the day when they held its grand opening, and this time the women from the Kingman Cancer Care Unit got to experience it with them.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 27, 2019
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Mohave County Department of Public Health and Kingman Regional Medical Center are teaming up to conduct a health assessment to see some of the health issues that are concerning the citizens of Mohave County.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 23, 2019
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As people grow older, arthritis can be a problem to some, but a way to help alleviate the issue is Tai Chi.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 23, 2019
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The 2019 Spring World Senior Softball USA Championships was in full swing Saturday afternoon with all baseball fields full of teams competing against each other.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 23, 2019
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Kingmanites, grab those capes and crime-fighting suits to get ready to dash to the finish line during the 4th annual Superhero 5k run/walk & Kids Dash is coming up on April 6.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 21, 2019
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Is your electric bill shockingly high?

By Vanessa Espinoza March 21, 2019
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Children and their families have the opportunity to learn American Sign Language.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 21, 2019
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According to Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, in Arizona about 26,500 high school students smoke and about 839,700 Arizonan adults smoke.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 20, 2019
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Humbling is the word Justin Garrison used to describe how it felt receiving the Physician/Physician Assistant Partnership of the Year award from the Arizona State Association of Physician Assistants during the ASAPA Spring Conference on March 8 in Prescott.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 20, 2019
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After a week of working, the day to rest has finally come. It’s your day off.

By Vanessa Espinoza March 19, 2019
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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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