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Man poses as patient for surprise proposal to nurse girlfriend

LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz. - A man went to dramatic lengths to stage a proposal to his nurse girlfriend of more than five years. “Inside Edition” reported that Leo Biasiucci told his girlfriend, Taylor Tamayo, that he was going out of town to Phoenix for the weekend, but he was actually working with he


Heavy Snowfall Forecast for Parts of Arizona High Country

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Parts of Arizona’s high country are expected to receive heavy snowfall over the next few days as a cold storm with low snow levels crosses the region.


Committee focusing on healthcare in county

LAKE HAVASU CITY — The Arizona Healthcare Accountability Committee held its quarterly meeting at Lake Havasu Regional Hospital recently. The working committee was founded by then-Mohave County Sup. Lois Wakimoto upon becoming aware of ongoing payment issues between area healthcare providers and the


Arizona Lawmaker Accused of Endangering Drought Plan to Protect Water Supply for 40M in U.S. West

Top Arizona Democrats on Friday accused the Republican House speaker of risking the collapse of a drought plan for the Colorado River by pushing legislation that has angered the Gila River Indian Community, a key player in the negotiations to protect the water supply for 40 million people.


Bodycam footage shows ISIS suspect being shot by Arizona police officer

Police have released bodycam footage showing an Arizona sheriff’s deputy shooting a man who had pledged allegiance to the Islamic State. Sgt. Brandon Wells shot Ismail Hamed, 18, outside a police substation in Maricopa County last month after Hamed called 911, telling the operator he had a knife and


Cool Weather, Cooler Vendors: Unique Vendors Sparkle At Havasu Winterfest

The 34th annual Winterfest in Lake Havasu City brings more unique vendors to spice up the 234 slated to appear between Saturday and today. With more than 35,000 expected patrons, Winterfest is in full swing with Havasuvians and visitors alike inspecting the vendors’ wares.


LIST: 4 best kept secrets in Arizona

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5)-- People from all over the world come to Arizona on vacation. But for those of us who live here, we sometimes forget just how many cool places there are here, or maybe we don't even know about them.


Silver Alert issued for missing Lake Havasu City couple

A Silver Alert has been issued for a missing elderly couple in Lake Havasu City. Richard Drewfs, 97, and June Drewfs, 90, whom both suffer from dementia, were last seen leaving the 3000 block of Shoshone Drive in a beige Lincoln LS, Arizona license plate No. AFD6084.


'El Chapo's' brother, cartel are focus of federal investigation in Southern Arizona

The trial of the notorious drug kingpin known as “El Chapo” wrapped up last week in New York City, but the federal investigation of his brother and the Sinaloa Cartel rolls on in Southern Arizona.


KOLD INVESTIGATES: Is MS-13 a problem in southern Arizona?

TUCSON, AZ (KOLD News 13) - At campaign speeches and in his tweets, President Donald Trump mentions MS-13 as one of the reasons a border wall is a necessity because the situation at the border is a crisis.


Marijuana Safety Bill Mysteriously Blocked In Arizona Senate

lives.” According to Borelli, the bill, a voter-protected measure, requires three-fourths support, or 23 votes in the Senate. While it made it way through two committees, not a single Democrat supported the bill.


Mohave County Water Authority counsel retires after 42-year legal career

KINGMAN — Lawyer Maureen George has eased into retirement after a 42 year legal career that has included employment stops in Lake Havasu City, Chandler and Yuma. She considers helping establish the Mohave County Water Authority among her top career achievements.


Former Needles Marina Park being developed as modern resort

NEEDLES — The new owners of the former Needles Marina Park are developing the 33-acre property on the Colorado River adjacent River’s Edge Golf Course into a large-scale resort with many modern amenities.


Police: Pedestrian dies after being struck by car near Arizona Avenue and Ray Road

CHANDLER, AZ — A pedestrian has died after being struck by a car in Chandler Friday night. The incident happened around 7:15 p.m. near Arizona Avenue and Ray Road. Chandler police tell ABC15 the man was not in a cross walk when he was hit.


Advance tickets become available for Route 66 Hot Boat and Custom Car Show

NEEDLES — There are some unusual and fascinating entries in the 11th annual Route 66 Hot Boat and Custom Car Show to be held Feb. 22 and 23 at Jack Smith Park. Advance tickets are available now at Big O Tires/NAPA Auto Parts at Broadway and G Street in Needles; and at both valley Ace Hardware Stores


Sheriff to ask supervisors for more money

KINGMAN — Mohave County Sheriff Doug Schuster will speak about the state of his department and ask for a funding boost during Tuesday’s Board of Supervisors meeting. Schuster said he is asking supervisors to help him respond to a public outcry for better service.


Ducey signs bill fixing problems with opioid legislation

PHOENIX — Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey signed a bill Thursday fixing problems with opioid legislation that he and lawmakers rushed to pass last year but resulted in some legitimate patients struggling to get pills they need.


Recycling center said to be insufficient to meet mandates

NEEDLES — Two workshops on city plans for meeting state recycling mandates have been held, marked only by a paucity of participants. Still, some questions have surfaced and explanations have been given.


Victim in fatal I-40 crash identified

KINGMAN — The Arizona Department of Public Safety has identified the Kingman woman who was killed in a weekend traffic accident near Yucca. DPS said Susan Green, 71, was dead at the scene of the multiple-vehicle collision on Interstate 40 about 24 miles west of Kingman.


City files opposition to EPCOR request

BULLHEAD CITY — The dispute over EPCOR Water Arizona’s proposal to substantially raise local water rates continues next week when members of the Arizona Corporation Commission will hear from the public this week regarding the matter.