Category: Mohave County

Deadline to request early mail ballot is Aug. 15

All voters may vote by mail, early in person or on Primary Election Day.  The last day to request a ballot from your County Recorder for the Primary Election is 5 p.m., Friday, August 15. The Secretary of State’s Office recommends having your early ballot voted, signed, sealed and sent by August 22. If early voters miss the August 22 deadline they may return their ballot to an early voting location, at the County Recorder’s Office, or at the polling place in their county on Primary Election Day. For security reasons, election officials recommend to only give your early mail ballot to your postal worker. Should you miss the mailing deadline, you may drop your ballot at an early voting location or with your County Recorder. For locations and availability, contact the County Recorder’s office. If you vote by early mail ballot, do not vote in person. All voters – including independent voters or those without a party preference – are able to vote through one of three ways: Early mail ballot; Early in-person voting; or In-person on Primary Election Day, Tuesday, August 26. To find an early voting location and availability, contact the County Recorder. Early in-person voting ends Friday, August 22. For those voting on Election Day, August 26, make sure you know your correct polling location, as voting locations may change from election to election. To know before you go, go online towww.azsos.gov, and click on the Voter View...

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The Laughlin International Film Festival (LIFF)

The Laughlin International Film Festival (LIFF) in conjunction with the Route 66 International Festival and Cine 66 Kingman Film Festival proudly presents a very special screening of “66 Days on Route 66” Saturday – August 16, 2014 at 3:30 PM Historic Elk’s Building, corner of 4TH and Oak St., downtown Kingman, AZScreening Tickets: $7.66 (seniors $5.66, under 17 $4.66, Military free) The film follows Australian musician, Grayson, as he hits the road to discover America along the historic Route 66. Beginning in Chicago, IL Grayson goes from gig to gig along the famed roadway in search of the American experience as he engages with the eccentric locals in bars, jazz clubs, opera houses, record stores, taco stands, gun ranges and living rooms of small town Western America. Along the way he discovers the undervalued history, arts and diverse cultures of each region, culminating in Santa Monica, California with one finale performance at the end of the trail. (Runtime: 1 hr, 25 mins.) Producer: Molly Debower Editor: Tiffany Kristie Cruz Actor/Star: Michael Edser (Grayson) The film was screened as an official selection of the 2013 Laughlin International Film Festival In Laughlin, NV. The LIFF team invites you to join us for a screening after-party celebration: 6:00 – 9:00 PM on the patio at Redneck’s Southern Pit BBQ 420 E. Beale St. Kingman AZ. LIVE MUSIC by the local band Monkey Biz’ nezz. Call (702) 755-8391 for more info. www.laughlinfilmfestival.com & www.route66kingmanfestival.com...

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FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT  THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING

The national weather service in Las Vegas has expanded the Flash Flood Watch to include portions of North West. The national weather service in Las Vegas has expanded the Flash Flood watch to include North West  AZ, CA & NV, including…North West AZ: Lake Havasu & Fort Mohave & Lake Mead National Recreation, in CA: Cadiz Basin, Eastern Mohave Desert, & San Bernardino county-upper CO River. IN NV: Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Las Vegas Valley, Lincoln, Northeast Clark County Sheep Range, Southern Clark County, Spring Mountains, Red Rock Canyon & Western Clark & South Nye County from 11 AM through Wednesday morning. A weather disturbance approaching from the South will interact with well above normal moisture today & tonight. This combination will set the stage for the development of thunderstorm with heavy rain. A Flash Flood Watch means that condition my develop that lead to Flash Flooding. Flash Flooding is very dangerous situation & persons in & near the watch area should be alert to the potential for heavy...

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FLOOD ADVISORY IN CNTL MOHAVE COUNTY IN NW AZ NTIL 630 PM

HEAVY RAIN WILL LEAD TO FLOWING WATER IN NORMALLY DRY WASHES AND PONDING OF WATER ON ROADS. LOW WATER CROSSINGS CAN BE DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT DRIVE INTO FLOODED ROADS OR LOW WATER CROSSINGS. TURN AROUND.DONT DROWN! AT 335 PM MST A LINE OF HEAVY RAINFALL WAS MOVING EASTWARD ACROSS THE EASTERN BORDER OF MOHAVE COUNTY FROM NEAR DIAMOND CREEK CAMPGROUND SOUTHWARD TOWARDS INTERSTATE 40.  AREAS OF HEAVY RAINFALL WILL LEAD TO RAPID RUNOFF IN LOCAL CREEKS & WASHES. LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…DIAMOND CREEK CAMPGROUND, PEACH SPRINGS,  ROUTE 66 BETWEEN PEACH SPRINGS & VALENTINE HIGHWAY 141 BETWEEN INTERSTATE 40 & VALENTINE. DO NOT DRIVE INTO FLOODED ROAD OR LOW WATER CROSSINGS. TURN AROUND! DON’T DROWN! FOR CURRENT RADAR CLICK ON LINK BELOW...

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WEATHER: Chance of Thunderstorms

Today Day: AT THE RIVER-Partly cloudy with isolated storms. Highs around 106°F . South wind to 10 MPH. Chance of precipitation near 20%. IN THE MTS–AT THE RIVER– Partly cloudy with isolated storms. Highs around 95°F. South southwest wind 8 to 13 MPH. Chance of precipitation near 30%. New precipitation amounts less than one tenth of an inch possible Night:AT THE RIVER– Partly cloudy with isolated storms. Lows around 88°F. Southwest wind 1 to 7 MPH. Chance of precipitation near 25%. IN THE MTS-Partly cloudy with scattered storms. Lows around 72°F. South southwest wind 3 to 8 MPH. Chance of...

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