MCC board will not raise in-state student tuition, votes for small increase for non-resident students | The Buzz -The buzz in Bullhead City – Lake Havasu City – Kingman – Arizona – California

Mojave County – Mojave Community College board members voted this month not to raise tuition for Arizona residents, leaving it at the same level it has been since 2015. This means that in-state base tuition will remain at $81 per credit hour for his 2023. – One of the Most Affordable in the State Higher […]

Tribal lands victim to fuel spill in Washington state

(Credit: Derailment two BNSF train In Arizona and Washington, it occurred on March 9, shortly after a toxic waste spill in East Palestine, Ohio, on February 3. Derailment in Washington State A derailment near Anacortes, Washington dumped approximately 5,000 gallons of diesel fuel into the environment. No injuries have been reported, but the cause […]

New health warning for cannabis smokers in Lake Havasu City. Doctor Explains | State

women’s health Big picture: Dr. Lindsay Boyk-Pryce “The safety of cannabis is not guaranteed,” he said. In the news: New research continues to show that cannabis use during the first trimester of pregnancy can lead to worse outcomes for mothers and children. Key Point: The study showed that cannabis use during early pregnancy was associated […]

Something New About Obesity, Your Immune System, and COVID in Lake Havasu City | State

COVID health Big picture: Dr. Sherandra Bell said, “…we are learning new things about COVID every day.” In the news: A new study shows that when obese people become infected with COVID, their inflammatory immune response is “weakened”. more serious symptoms of COVID. Key Point: Higher levels of obesity-induced inflammation were expected in this study, […]

Gaynell Crews: Outraged over supervisors’ decision on county constable | Opinion

Editor: I am writing out of frustration to share with other Mojave County voters and make public how business is handled here. On Monday, I was interviewed along with three other candidates for the Mojave County Constable’s office. After little consideration our supervisors appointed Herman Nixon to the post of Constable in Bullhead City. On […]

Mohave County Board of Supervisors approve new jail fees for cities | Local News Stories

Mojave County’s local government will have to pay more to keep inmates in the county’s adult detention center next year after a split decision by the county board of directors. Under Arizona law, counties must recover the costs of incarcerating inmates from local governments by charging reservation and per diem charges in Bullhead City, Lake […]

Column | Alamo Lake full, but corps pulling the plug | Kingman Daily Miner

We all know that Arizona has great scenery all over the state thanks to the amount of rainfall it got this winter. Wildflowers are blooming everywhere. Today, the state’s two major watersheds are influxing water so fast that dam operators are releasing millions of gallons of water into the normally dry riverbed. These include the […]