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Two Kingman residents arrested in drug bust

The Mohave County Sheriff's Office announced Thursday that a heroin dealer and her supplier were arrested early Tuesday morning in Kingman. Edward Bentz, 41, of Golden Valley was arrested after county narcotics officers and tactical operations officers located him in the 1000 block of Beverly Avenue

HAVASU NEWS-HERALD - 2017-09-22 06:46:00

Road closures and lane restrictions due to Andy Devine Days activities

KINGMAN - This weekend's Andy Devine Days Festival will involve assorted road closures and lane restrictions in the Historic Downtown District beginning Friday morning. The closures and restrictions will last until Sunday morning. Area businesses and residents who will be affected by the events have

KDMINER.COM - 2017-09-22 16:38:00

A country singer who debuted at the 2016 Andy Devine Days Rodeo is back for an encore

Country singer Shari Rowe made her debut at last year's Andy Devine Days rodeo, and she's back for an encore performance this year starting with the 100 Club VIP party to be held at 7 p.m. today at Mohave County Fairgrounds. Tickets are $125, which includes dinner for two with drinks and four VIP ro

KDMINER.COM - 2017-09-22 13:00:00

Things to Do (Sept. 22-23)

DOLAN SPRINGS - There's still time to join the Dolan Days Celebration parade on Saturday, Oct. 14, with individuals and groups invited to march. Check-in for the parade is 8 a.m. at the VFW, 15943 Pierce Ferry Road, with lineup at 9:50 a.m. and the parade at 10 a.m. Entries are free. Call 928-767-34

KDMINER.COM - 2017-09-22 13:00:00

Letter | The Confederate Krusaders left out of parade

I would like everyone in Kingman to know that potential entries in the Andy Devine Days parade are chosen unfairly and are discriminated against. I submitted an application on behalf of the Confederate Krusaders to be in the parade - a group of vehicles that would be flying Confederate flags and oth

KDMINER.COM - 2017-09-22 12:57:00

Simon Avenue fire started by grill

Responders at a structure fire in the 400 block of Simon Avenue. Daily Miner Staff KINGMAN - What was initially reported as a possible brush fire Tuesday in the 500 block of Simon Avenue turned out to be a structure fire, with the first engine from Kingman Fire Department arriving on the scene wit

KDMINER.COM - 2017-09-22 12:57:00

Mohave County superintendent fills MCC District 4 board seat

HubbleRay KINGMAN - Susan McAlpine has been appointed District 4 board member for Mohave Community College, filling the remaining vacancy of Jon Longoria, who was arrested for alleged methamphetamine possession in August. The appointment was announced Thursday by Mohave County School Superintendent

KDMINER.COM - 2017-09-22 12:56:00

Colder weather coming to the area

KINGMAN - Windy and cooler weather is on the way with a strong storm system originating from the Gulf of Alaska to kick off the fall season, the National Weather Service reported Thursday. It's expected to bring strong wind gusts of 40-50 mph, and temperatures 10 to 20 degrees below normal today and

KDMINER.COM - 2017-09-22 12:52:00

Prep Volleyball: Lady Tigers get past Lady Bulldogs

Kingman Academy's Shaunti Short (10) attempts to get a ball past a Kingman defender Wednesday. By Beau Bearden KDMinerSports KINGMAN - The Kingman Academy High School volleyball team traveled to Kingman High Wednesday night and battled to a 3-0 win, (25-11, 25-20, 25-16). "(Kingman) got better,"

KDMINER.COM - 2017-09-22 02:03:00

Column | Small business can easily be detoured by government

Michelle Freenor's business almost failed before it began. That would have been a loss, since her Savannah, Georgia walking tour gets only good reviews from customers. "Top notch tour guide giving us a lot of history of Savannah's Historic District," said one five-star Yelp review. "Great, informat

KDMINER.COM - 2017-09-22 12:58:00

Kingman's Candida Hunter receives Flinn-Brown honor

KINGMAN - Candida Hunter, senior director of Tribal Affairs, First Things First, was one of four people from Northern Arizona selected for the 2017 Flinn-Brown Civic Leadership Academy, the flagship program of the Arizona Center for Civic Leadership. The 33 Flinn-Brown fellows come from different wa

KDMINER.COM - 2017-09-21 12:56:00

Andy Devine Days Bring Community Together

ARicca2 The Mohave County Fair has just ended, but community get-togethers aren't over. Kingman's next big party starts Friday. The Andy Devine Days Festival, formerly the Best of the West on Route 66 Fest, follows the same successful pattern as last year. UniSource Energy Vendor Row along both sid

KDMINER.COM - 2017-09-21 13:00:00

Dear Abby: Woman's co-workers ridicule her extreme aversion to blood

Dear Abby: I'm a 30-year-old female who has extreme hemophobia. I cannot see blood or hear people talk about anything blood-related. I pass out when my blood is drawn, and I cannot have a finger-prick blood test either. It's even difficult for me to write this message. I work in an office and I hav

KDMINER.COM - 2017-09-21 13:00:00

Column | Beware Overregulation of Online Gaming

In America, gaming is a very serious business. It's made a lot of people very wealthy and provided quite a few states with new sources of revenue that up to now have helped keep budgets balanced. It wasn't always that way. Lotteries, for instance, used to be illegal and the province of organized cri

KDMINER.COM - 2017-09-21 12:59:00

Column | Afghanistan Strategy Is the Only Hope for Education Reform

The federal government is currently enmeshed in two gigantic, expensive reform projects, one domestic and one foreign. Both are failures even though the tactics couldn't be more different. In one - at a cost of $2.5 trillion - Uncle Sam is trying manfully to completely change a political culture. In

KDMINER.COM - 2017-09-21 12:58:00

Northern Arizona prairie dog burrows dusted to combat plague

AZGFD/Courtesy Prairie dog burrows are being dusted to prevent the spread of plague near Williams and Flagstaff. FLAGSTAFF - The Arizona Game and Fish Department, together with the Kaibab National Forest Williams Ranger District, recently applied insecticidal dust to Williams and Flagstaff-area

KDMINER.COM - 2017-09-21 12:54:00

Forest Service reopens Kendrick Mountain near Flagstaff

Courtesy Fire fighters survey the area after the Boundary Fire on Kendrick Peak in June of this year. Kaibab and Coconino National Forests, in coordination with the Arizona Game and Fish Department, have lifted the area closure on and around Kendrick Mountain that was in place since the Boundary

KDMINER.COM - 2017-09-21 12:52:00

Deadline to file death penalty appeal extended

KINGMAN - The deadline for a convicted murderer to file an appeal has been extended again. Brad Lee Nelson, 47, was convicted in November 2009 of first-degree murder and sentenced to death a month later in the death of Amber Leann Graff in Kingman in June 2006. The Arizona Supreme Court upheld Nelso

MOHAVE DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-21 07:37:00

Things to do: Square dance class Thursday

KINGMAN - Beginners square dance class is starting Thursday at St. John's United Methodist Church, 1730 Kino Ave. Bring your friends and learn to dance with caller and teacher Mike Wilder. Classes are from 7-8:30 p.m. For more information, call Tom at 928-757-5222 or Nancy at 928-530-8919. Sunday Co

KDMINER.COM - 2017-09-20 12:55:00

Mobile home erupts in flames Tuesday

KINGMAN - Kingman Fire Department responded to a structure fire in the 400 block of Simon Avenue around 9 a.m. Tuesday to find one home and a trailer engulfed in flames and another home exposed to the fire. KFD initially sent four engines in response to the call, said Anger Muller, assistant chief o

KDMINER.COM - 2017-09-20 12:59:00