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Mohave County Sheriff: 'Heavily intoxicated' mom wrecks car with 10-year-old daughter inside

MOHAVE VALLEY, AZ - A mother was booked into Mohave County Jail after she reportedly crashed with her 10-year-old daughter in the car. On Thursday, Mohave County Sheriff's Office says they received a call of a child walking down the road in Mohave Valley who stated that she and her mother had just

ABC 15 NEWS - 2018-03-16 19:46:44

Arizona Peace Trail crossing of Bill Williams River closed

The Arizona Peace Trail has closed their crossing of the Bill Williams River due to high waters on the river from releases from Alamo Dam. They have a link to a detour on their Facebook page.Photo courtesy Arizona Peace Trail Arizona Peace Trail c Citing high waters and road damage, the Arizona Peac

PARKERPIONEER.NET - 2018-03-16 18:28:00

Newman won't seek another term as judge

La Paz County Superior Court Judge Matthew Newman has announced he will not seek election to a term of his own. Newman was selected by Gov. Doug Ducey to replace former Judge Sam Vederman when he resigned in July 2017. Newman cited family issues that will require him and his wife, Sherri, to be at t

PARKERPIONEER.NET - 2018-03-16 22:05:00

Our View: Smart decision-making produced a successful Balloonfest

On a calm spring morning in Lake Havasu City, it is not unusual to see a hot air balloon or two elegantly drifting through the air. The beautiful sight is a terrific way to start the day. Still, a wistful thought breezes through, regretting that January's winds punched a hole in Balloonfest 2018. We

HAVASU NEWS-HERALD - 2018-03-17 07:10:00

Lake Havasu City student with BB gun taken into custody

LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz. - Lake Havasu City police say a middle school student who was found with a BB gun in his backpack was taken into custody. Today's News-Herald reports police received reports of a student with a gun from parents of children who riding in a school bus with him on Thursday. Of

KTAR.COM - 2018-03-17 03:31:13

Police: Student detained after BB gun found on bus

A middle school student was taken into custody Thursday after police received reports of a gun in his book bag. At about 1:30 p.m., parents contacted Lake Havasu City Police after receiving text messages from their children, who were riding a school bus Thursday. The students reported that the juven


Inaugural car show to benefit American Legion Auxiliary troop boxes

The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 81 will host an inaugural car and bike show next weekend as a way to fund its troop box program. The "Troop Box Convoy" is free to spectators March 24 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the London Bridge Plaza parking lot, where Lake Havasu City's weekly swap meet takes plac

HAVASU NEWS-HERALD - 2018-03-17 06:57:00

Fox News commentator Tomi Lahren turns attention to Havasu spring break (with video)

Lake Havasu City spring breakers gathering along the Bridgewater Channel Thursday were surprised to see conservative political commentator Tomi Lahren in their midst. The Fox News contributor told Today's News-Herald she was covering spring break in Havasu for the network and was seen interviewing s


Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


Pickup driver dies in Route 66 head-on collision

KINGMAN - James M. Schubert, 61, of Kingman, was killed in a head-on crash with semi-truck on Route 66 Tuesday evening, Department of Public Safety reported. The accident occurred around 9:15 p.m. when Schubert was traveling eastbound on Route 66 in his Ford pickup truck. For unknown reason, the tru


Parker High senior selected for Flinn Scholarship

Angie Hermes, a senior at Parker High School, has been named a recipient of a Flinn Scholarship. She is believed to be the first student from Parker to receive one of these scholarships, which are open only to students in Arizona. Only 20 of these scholarships are awarded every year. The scholarship


Triathlon comes to Havasu this weekend

Nearly 500 triathlon athletes will be in Lake Havasu City this weekend on March 17 to compete in the annual Havasu Triathlon put on by Tucson Racing. The triathlon will also be the host for the Mountain Collegiate Triathlon Conference Championships, where schools from multiple western states like Ar


Mohave Community College's nursing program in danger of probation

Mohave Community College officials say they are already making changes to their nursing program which is in danger of being placed on probation. The news comes several weeks after the college released a press release highlighting the nursing program as one of the best in the state. In that press rel


Suspect arrested in Nevada in 2004 fatal shooting in Arizona

LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz. - Authorities say a suspect has been arrested in Nevada in the 2004 shooting death of a woman in western Arizona. Lake Havasu City police say 38-year-old William Timothy Nunno was arrested on a felony warrant last Friday in Las Vegas. Nunno is jailed on a $250,000 bond at the


Cold case investigation leads Havasu police to arrest in '04 murder

A 13-year-old homicide case may have been solved this week, according to the Lake Havasu City Police Department. William T. Nunno, 38, was arrested March 9 at his Las Vegas home on charges of first-degree homicide in the 2004 shooting death of 30-year-old Cindy Trumbull. A former resident of Havasu,