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Why you'll see sheep crossing Arizona's London Bridge this Saturday - Los Angeles Times
London Bridge in Lake Havasu City, Ariz., will host its first sheep crossing Saturday to celebrate the bridge's arrival in the desert a half-century ago. (Lake Havasu City Convention & Visitors Bureau)
Six seriously hurt in head-on crash at 27th Ave/Indian School Rd. in Phoenix
PHOENIX - Several people were seriously hurt after a head-on crash in Phoenix on Friday night. According to Phoenix fire, two vehicles crashed into each other head-on near 27th Avenue and Indian School Road. Fire crews said nine patients were involved in the crash, six of which are in critical condi
Homecoming Week for Parker High School
The 2018 Homecoming Court for Parker High School consists of the following students (from left): Fabyian Gonzalez, Karina Lopez, Shane Robledo, Madilynn Clark, Jason Amador, Alexis Pena, Estii Andrade and Dusti Miller. Not in the photo: Shane Gottula and Savana Flores.Pioneer photo/John Gutekunst
Discovery of 2 Bodies Near Utah-Arizona Border Renews Hope For Closure in Case of Missing Couple
Jerry McFalls, Jr. and his wife, Meridee McFalls, said they received a call from the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office Thursday afternoon notifying them that two bodies had been discovered in the Virgin River Gorge area.
Accused child killer to appear in court
The most recent attorney of a man accused in the slaying of a Bullhead City child is scheduled to appear in Mohave County Superior Court today for a status conference.Justin J. Rector has waited four years for a trial, and the Mohave County Attorney’s Office has been eager to give him one, according
BHC man accused of sexual crimes
KINGMAN — An elderly Bullhead City man is charged with four felony sex charges.Albert Anthony Olvera, 78, is charged in Kingman Justice Court with two counts of luring a minor under the age of 18 for sexual exploitation and two counts of attempted sexual exploitation of a minor. He is being held at
River Cribs II - Parker Live
You know you wanna see insidethisplace.Parker Live‘River Cribs’ is back! This 5,517 square-foot vacation home is the ultimate way to enjoy the Parker Strip.
Divers to continue search for last missing boater in Colorado River crash
Divers will search the Colorado River, from Park Moabi to Lake Havasu, Thursday and Friday for the last missing boater from aSept. 1 boating collision.
Human remains found near Virgin River Gorge
ARIZONA STRIP – The Mohave County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a case of two sets of human remains found in the desert near the Virgin River Gorge in the Arizona Strip area.Dispatchers received a call Monday of human remains found and MCSO detectives responded to the area.With the ass
McCulloch’s balloon to appear at commemoration
When the London Bridge first opened almost 50 years ago, the event kicked off with the launch of one very special hot air balloon. The historic balloon will make its return Saturday morning for a ceremony commemorating the bridge’s first 50 years in Havasu.Lake Havasu City founder Robert P. McCulloc
Officials investigating 2 sets of human remains found in northwest Arizona
The Mohave County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a case of two sets of human remains found in the desert near the Virgin River Gorge.On Monday, dispatch received a call of human remains found and Mohave County Sheriff’s Office Detectives responded to the area.With the assistance of the
Lake Havasu City to mark 50th anniversary of London Bridge
Gov. Doug Ducey and Charles Bowman, lord mayor of London, will also be part of the festivities.
Havasu Sears, Kmart stores remain open despite Sears bankruptcy filing
The Sears Holdings Corporation filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Monday morning. The company will close 142 Sears and Kmart stores nationwide by year’s end. There will be no immediate closings in Havasu, however.Smaller, locally-owned franchises such as Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores will
3 appear in court on drug charges
Three Lake Havasu City residents appeared in court last week on charges including possession of drugs for sale and forgery.The Lake Havasu City Police Department’s special investigations unit was investigating Felicia Knepp, 45, and Leonard R. Contreras, 55, in reference to large amounts of methamph
Lucas Oil Drag Boats ‘Thunder on the River’ at the BlueWater
A large crowd was on hand for the two-day event. Racing on Saturday, Oct. 13 had to be delayed several hours due to rain and wind. When the races started, they gave the fans their share of high-speed action as the boats roared down the course on the Colorado River. Many of the boats topped 150 mph,
Topock motorist rescued from waste deep waters
TOPOCK – Authorities say a 61-year-old male motorist intentionally went around barricades to travel on a closed road due to unsafe conditions Saturday.Authorities said the motorist intentionally drove around barricades and tried to pass through on Route 1 near Topock. (MCSO photo)Mohave County Sheri
Filming of ‘Hot Water’ adds heat to Havasu economy
Filming began last month in Lake Havasu City for an upcoming feature film, “Hot Water.” While film crews expect the movie to wrap this week, tourism officials expect the production’s impact on Havasu to last beyond the final cut.According to Lake Havasu City Convention and Visitors Bureau Event Mark
Terry Brown: Why do we conserve water?
There’s a real answer for water conservation. A constant subject in the newspaper is articles and letters about Colorado River water levels being at an all time low. Another constant seems to be about development and zoning changes to make that development occur. We here in beautiful Lake Havasu Cit
BlueWater Enduro set for Oct. 27
The Blue Water Resort & Casino Parker Enduro presented by Nick Rose Insurance is a throwback to the heyday of powerboat racing's most prestigous endurance race - The Parker 9 Hour Enduro. Inboards vs. outboards, flat's vs V bottoms, jets vs I/O's all competing on a 19-mile course on the Colorado Riv
Another murder case dismissed, lack of evidence - Parker Live
After hearing evidence for several days in a murder case in Parker, the trial judge dismissed the entire case due to a lack of evidence, chastising prosecutor Karen Hobbs in the process, dismissing the jury and letting the defendant go free.