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Supervisors to address desert trash dumpers, GVID water rates Monday

HubbleRay KINGMAN - County supervisors are not giving up on prosecuting desert litterbugs, or "wildcat" dumpers who take their trash and old mattresses to places in the desert for disposal. The Mohave County Board of Supervisors will discuss paying a $500 reward to an individual who provided inform

KDMINER.COM - 2017-11-19 13:59:00

Donating a Thanksgiving: It's the season for giving and local charities need help to help others

KINGMAN - It's the season of the year for giving, and you don't have to look far to find a charity that needs help to help those who are less fortunate. Catherine Walker, executive director of Kingman Area Food Bank, is constantly clamoring for donations to feed needy families, not only for Thanksgi

KDMINER.COM - 2017-11-19 14:00:00

Report: Arizona earns 'B' in pretrial justice

KINGMAN - The state of Arizona received a "B" grade in a study on pretrial justice system in America that showed one-third of states failing and several showing promise of reform. The report released in November by the Pretrial Justice Institute examines the phases of the criminal justice system fro

KDMINER.COM - 2017-11-19 13:57:00

Column | BOS should turn off the GVID spicket and let it run itself

Recently Kathy Mishler wrote about huge proposed rate increases in Golden Valley Improvement District, questioning the county's rationale. She provided good reasons why there should be no increase. There are other facts that expose serious problems with the county's proposal. GVID has 1,774 customer

KDMINER.COM - 2017-11-19 13:59:00

Discovery process in Grogan-Cannella murder case slow going

HubbleRay KINGMAN - The discovery process of gathering and sharing evidence in the case of accused murderer Justin James Rector is ongoing, and attorneys for both sides on Friday said the case is moving forward. Greg McPhillips, Mohave County prosecutor, said he's working on getting copies of audio

KDMINER.COM - 2017-11-19 13:58:00

NAU professor indicted for stalking student, firefighters

LAGSTAFF (AP) - A Northern Arizona University professor is accused of stalking a student and two firefighters she met online. The Arizona Daily Sun reports that a federal grand jury indicted 36-year-old Melissa Ann Santana this week on five counts of felony stalking. According to court documents, th

KDMINER.COM - 2017-11-19 13:55:00

Strange, But True | Phoenix man tries turning locomotive into a runaway train

PHOENIX (AP) - A Phoenix man was close to turning a locomotive into his own runaway train. Police say 20-year-old Julio Rodriguez was arrested earlier this month after trying to steal a train from a rail yard just south of downtown Phoenix. Union Pacific Railroad workers say they were alarmed when t

KDMINER.COM - 2017-11-19 13:54:00

Dear Abby | Dad who can't drive loses connection to adult children

Dear Abby: My husband had a medical event that left him unable to drive. He is very isolated despite my efforts to keep him connected. His children live an hour away, and it's up to me to drive him to them. They rarely call him. He has a stepdaughter who lives only a few miles from us. We reach out

KDMINER.COM - 2017-11-19 13:55:00

Gainesville Man, 54, accused of sexual assaulting 17-year-old girl

A 54-year-old Gainesville resident was arrested this week on a sexual assault of a child charge following an indictment by a Cooke County Grand Jury. Jaime Vergara Bravo was taken into custody by a deputy with the Cooke County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday morning, according to law enforcement offic

GAINESVILLE DAILY REGISTER

Former Gainesville State School employees arrested for improper relationships with inmates

GAINESVILLE, Tex. (KXII) -- Three former Gainesville State School employees are accused of having an inappropriate relationship with inmates at the school. Deonesia Smith was booked into Cooke County Jail on Monday, charged for improper sexual activity with a person in custody. Court records showed

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GISD to buy new buses

Gainesville Independent School District is adding to its fleet of buses. Members of the GISD Board of Trustees this week unanimously approved the purchase of at least five new buses through a loan with First State Bank at an interest rate of 2.9 percent. Board member Phil Neelley was absent. The boa

GAINESVILLE DAILY REGISTER

GHS advances to state congressional debate

Gainesville High School starts the official UIL Speech and Debate season with state qualifier Matilin Rigsby in congressional debate. The UIL Congressional Debate District Tournament, which is within ESC Regions, for Region 11 was on Nov 13 at the Region 11 Education Service Center. Rigsby, a junio

GAINESVILLE DAILY REGISTER

Football: Valley View, Epperson throttle Dragons

NOWHERE TO GO - Chico's Nico Starnes tries to get away from a Valley View defender during the Dragons' loss Thursday. Messenger photo by Joe Duty On Chico's first play from scrimmage Thursday night, senior quarterback Jerod Blanks darted down the field for a 36-yard gain, putting the Dragons in prim

WCMESSENGER.COM - 2017-11-18 20:21:03

Muenster Elementary '110% Award'

Muenster Elementary "110% Award" winners for the second six-week are, first row, Channing Robinson, Claire Graves and Mikaela Maas; second row, Shelbie Hofbauer, Eliza Anderson, Garrison Anderle, Katelyn Hacker, Nate Grewing and Maddox Sewell; third row Emily Muller, Alyssa Lutkenhaus, Annsley Budis

GAINESVILLE DAILY REGISTER

Ladycats give coach homecoming win

Having family ties to Brock, Nikki Hyles knows the significance of coming away from Eagles Gymnasium with a victory. Which is what her Aledo Ladycats did Saturday, winning 46-44 to capture third place in the Brock Varsity Showcase. "A lot of my family comes Brock," Hyles said. "I know how hard it is

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-11-19 16:28:00

Man involved in drunk driving accident speaking out despite inability to talk

SHERMAN, Tex. (KXII) - A man who suffered a traumatic brain injury in 2005 returned to Grayson County Thursday to share his experience with a drunk driver to high school students. Sean Carter, 34, grew up in Southmayd. He took up modeling to pay for college. But in 2005, when he was 22, Carter got

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Italian heritage focus of new documentary on Millbrook

Subscribed, but don't have a login? The seventh annual Farm Festival drew out hundreds of people to Walbridge Farm who got to take a look around the farm. There were plenty of animals on-hand like cattle, chickens and goats. Video by Jack Howland/Poughkeepsie Journal Wochit Many could not write or

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL

Poughkeepsie teenager dies in two-car crash in Pleasant Valley

PLEASANT VALLEY, N.Y., >> A Poughkeepsie teenager was killed in a two-car crash on U.S. Route 44 at the Taconic State Parkway interchange Saturday night, according to state police. State police at Poughkeespie said Nolan Evanicki, 18, had to extricated from one of the vehicles by the Pleasant Valley

DAILY FREEMAN - 2017-11-19 05:00:00

Two-car crash claims one life

PLEASANT VALLEY - A two-car collision on Route 44 and the Taconic State Parkway in Pleasant Valley claimed the life of an 18-year-old Poughkeepsie man. State Police said the crash occurred around 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, November 18. Nolan Evanicki had to be extricated by the Pleasant Valley Fire De

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2017-11-19 08:00:00

Former WH aide Frank Lavin to discuss book at FDR Library

Former White House aide Frank Lavin will discuss his biography about being a teenager during World War II during an upcoming event at the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library & Museum in Hyde Park. Lavin, who was an aide to President Ronald Reagan and the U.S. Ambassador to Singapore, is sched

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2017-11-20 00:16:19