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Teenager shot on North Willow Road

KINGMAN - Police say a 16-year-old Kingman boy received two gunshot wounds Thursday evening in the 3800 block of North Willow Road. Kingman Police Department personnel answered a call at about 10:20 p.m. and found the teenage boy with wounds to a hand and leg. He was taken to Kingman Regional Medica

KDMINER.COM - 2018-03-24 00:12:00

Kingman man, 41, arrested for sexual conduct with a minor

KINGMAN - A 41-year-old Kingman man was arrested in North Kingman on four warrants. Charles Collins Pruitt was apprehended by Mohave County deputies in the 4500 block of Vernetti Lane without incident on warrants for felony sexual conduct with a minor, sexual assault, domestic violence, and misdemea

KDMINER.COM - 2018-03-23 19:01:00

For the Luv of Paws plans open house this weekend

These six adorable puppies at For the Luv of Paws domestic animal rescue and sanctuary say they have found forever homes for themselves, but they have many more of their furry four-legged friends that are awaiting homes, too. They want everyone to attend the For the Luv of Paws 11th annual open hous

MOHAVE DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-23 05:04:00

Making a mark to stop vehicle theft

Bullhead City Police Cpl. Sean Watson rubs acid onto a template through which a car's Vehicle Identification Number has been stenciled. The free VIN etching Wednesday afternoon at police department headquarters was part of a vehicle theft prevention and awareness event put on by the Arizona Automobi


SOT members show ideas for playground area, ask for help fundraising

This is a rendering of a playground wanted for the fourth, fifth and sixth graders at the secondary school. SOT members want to provide a way for students to play, exercise and have a chance to better focus in class.AARON CALL/Contributed LAUGHLIN - The $30,000 price tag isn't a deterrent to local p

MOHAVE DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-23 21:30:00

Three arrested on drug charges in SWAT raid

Lake Havasu City Police Officers served a search warrant at the intersection of Acoma Boulevard and Rainbow Road on Tuesday, where three were arrested on assorted drug charges. The officers arrived in tactical body armor, and entered the home after a months-long investigation determined that the sus


Bullhead City woman pleads guilty to attempted arson

KINGMAN - A Bullhead City woman pleaded guilty on Monday to attempted arson of a friend's home. Brenda Lee Prudham, 55, pleaded guilty to attempted arson of an occupied structure. She had been charged with arson of an occupied structure, aggravated assault, criminal damage and tampering with physica


'Another milestone in the history of Bullhead City': Ribbon cutting marks Dot Foods' official arrival

BULLHEAD CITY - From site selection to facility building to opening the doors, bringing Dot Foods to Bullhead City came full circle Wednesday at a ribbon- cutting ceremony to celebrate the grand opening of the company's 11th distribution center. "We welcome you to this historic day - another milesto


Shoplifting turns into auto damages during escape attempt

KINGMAN - Police say a suspected shoplifter fleeing store employees crashed her vehicle into a parked car and nearly hit a bystander Tuesday evening. Kingman Police Department officers were called to a department store in the 3300 block of Stockton Hill Road in response to a shoplifting call. They w


Arraignment delayed for former city employees

KINGMAN - A Superior Court judge excused himself Thursday morning from the criminal cases involving three Bullhead City employees charged with theft. Superior Court Judge Richard Weiss recused himself from the case involving Donald William Carley, 49, saying he knew Carley well, that the defendant w

MOHAVE DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-23 05:08:00

Correction: Nursing Program-Issues story

BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. (AP) - In a story March 14 about a nursing program at Mohave County Community College, The Associated Press reported erroneously the name of one of the organizations expressing concernstt about the program. It is the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, not the Acc


Mohave County Sheriff: 'Heavily intoxicated' mom wrecks car with 10-year-old daughter inside

MOHAVE VALLEY, AZ - A mother was booked into Mohave County Jail after she reportedly crashed with her 10-year-old daughter in the car. On Thursday, Mohave County Sheriff's Office says they received a call of a child walking down the road in Mohave Valley who stated that she and her mother had just


Mother arrested for DUI after 10 yr-old girl calls 911

Mohave Valley, AZ -- A woman was arrested on DUI charges after her 10-year-old daughter called 911 and told police the two were in a car accident. According to Mohave County Sheriff's Office, dispatch received a call from a 10-year-old girl walking down the road in Mohave Valley on Thursday. The gir


Help keep broadcast TV alive in Needles

The Needles Community Television Club reaffirmed its commitment to the Tri-state communities in reports presented at the annual meeting held on February 26 at Giggling Cactus Restaurant in Needles. The club, founded in 1958, was formed to bring television to Needles via a translator system located i


5 things to know: Mohave County Board of Supervisors

KINGMAN - Here are five items of interest from the Mohave County Board of Supervisors meeting scheduled for 9:30 a.m. Monday at Mohave County Administration Building, 700 W. Beale St.: Possible action on compensation fee schedule Public hearing and possible action to approve the revised Mohave Count


BHC woman accused of theft, fraud

BULLHEAD CITY - A Bullhead City woman has been arrested after reportedly taking advantage of a woman who took her in. Shannon Irene Morgan, 36, was booked on suspicion of theft of a credit card and fraudulent use of a credit card, along with two outstanding misdemeanor warrants. A resident reported


Audit says charter school received too much state aid

FORT MOHAVE - A Fort Mohave charter school is disputing an audit by the Arizona Department of Education that says the school has to pay back more than $100,000 in state aid. A letter from the department to Desert Star Academy said it found that the school incorrectly calculated its enrollment figure


Barela sentenced to 41/2 years in prison

KINGMAN - A Bullhead City man was sentenced Thursday to prison for stealing a motorcycle and breaking into a woman's home. John Matthew Barela, 36, pleaded guilty in February to felony vehicle theft and criminal trespassing. Other charges, including misdemeanor assault and drug paraphernalia possess


Three indicted for theft from city

BULLHEAD CITY - A Mohave County grand jury handed down three indictments against one current and two former Bullhead City employees following a lengthy investigation into allegations of theft of city property. The grand jury indictment, returned March 1 but still under seal as of Thursday afternoon,