Latest Kingman News

New Kingman fire chief has worked decades in fire agencies

Nov. 29, 2021 12:56 PM EST

KINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) — A man with more than three decades of experience in fire agencies has been appointed to oversee the Kingman Fire Department. Jack Yeager starts his position as chief of the agency next Monday. He had been serving as an assistant to acting fire...

Troopers faulted in truck-bicyclists crash case in Nevada

Nov. 14, 2021 14:04 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Troopers investigating a crash last year that killed five bicyclists on a stretch of Nevada highway did not suspect the driver of the box truck that hit them was impaired, although a blood test later found he had a potentially lethal level of methamphetamine in his system,...

Board that oversees constables has links to landlords group

Nov. 13, 2021 10:37 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — When renters are evicted, constables deliver the court orders — sought by landlords — that demand the tenants move out. But the board that trains and disciplines Arizona’s elected constables has close ties to the most powerful landlord group in the...

Officials want distance from releases on COVID jabs for kids

Nov. 06, 2021 17:49 PM EDT

KINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) — Some members of the Mohave County Board of Supervisors want to distance themselves from county news releases on COVID-19 vaccinations for children. Supervisor Hildy Angius suggested that the board include “some kind of disclaimer" on releases,...

Authorities investigating death of Utah man in Arizona jail

Nov. 03, 2021 20:57 PM EDT

KINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) — Mohave County Sheriff’s detectives are investigating the death of a Kingman jail inmate. They said detention officers found an inmate hanging in his cell around 11 p.m. Monday. The inmate — identified as 66-year-old Mark...

Arizona reports 2,090 new COVID-19 cases, 1 additional death

Nov. 01, 2021 12:13 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Health officials in Arizona on Monday reported 2,090 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases and one more death. The latest numbers released by the state Department of Health Services pushed the totals to 1,170,990 cases since the pandemic began with 21,155...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 30, 2021 01:33 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= American Leadership-Queen Creek 55, Chandler Seton 21 Apache Junction 46, Combs 34 Ben Franklin 49, Tempe Marcos de Niza 0 Benson 35, Willcox 0 Bisbee 48, Tombstone 26 ...

16 inmates have tested positive for COVID-19 in Kingman jail

Oct. 28, 2021 23:42 PM EDT

KINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) — Mohave County Sheriff’s officials are continuing to deal with COVID-19 issues in the Kingman jail. They said the Adult Detention facility identified 16 inmates who tested positive for the virus this week out of 34 inmates. ...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 23, 2021 01:40 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= American Leadership-Gilbert 44, Chandler Valley Christian 7 American Leadership-Queen Creek 63, Phoenix Thunderbird 12 Arizona College Preparatory 55, Fountain Hills 24 Basha 24, Gilbert...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 01:42 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Agua Fria 16, Raymond S. Kellis 14 American Leadership-Gilbert 49, Thatcher 14 American Leadership-Queen Creek 64, Tempe Marcos de Niza 14 Arete-Mesa Prep 55, Globe 14 Ben...