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Stay Sleepless Havasu
Michael Alan Furnishings celebrated its ninth annual Sleepless in Havasu event Friday night into Saturday morning. According to Michael Alan's Vanessa Liesen, funds raised by the event supports the Lake Havasu Cancer Association's low-cost mammogram program. "Participants solicit sponsors to p... Read More
United Way Celebrates Year Of Successes
Lake Havasu City United Way kicked off this year’s drive Friday. United Way’s Community Impact Director Ashley Wood said, “Today we are doing the Lake Havasu City United Way kickoff that is going to celebrate our campaigns and successes we’ve had over the last year and our impact that we ... Read More
Girls Go All In For S Club
In a complete gender switch, girls supporting S Club at Lake Havasu High School took the field Tuesday night in a Powder Puff football game. And boys acted as cheerleaders to support the rival black and pink teams. The black team was made up of sophomore and junior girls, while the pink team pla... Read More
The Lake Havasu City Patriot Guard and American Legion Riders gathered Saturday to honor U.S.Marine Lance Corporal Gregory Arceo with a deployment ceremony. The PGR gathered at Lake Havasu High School along with friends and family members to begin the mission for Arceo, who will be deployed over... Read More
2017 Ms. Havasu Senior Crowned Sunday
A packed house at London Bridge Resort Convention Center celebrated a newly minted Ms. Havasu Senior Sunday. The annual event benefits the Havasu Health Foundation and judging from the turnout Sunday, the foundation is in good hands. Anne Archer claimed the crown this year after coming in as r... Read More
Desert Hills Firefighters Promoted
Six Desert Hills Fire District firefighters were recently promoted to the rank of engineer. According to Fire Chief Pat Dennen,“The definition of an engineer who is under the supervision of a fire captain, performs all the duties of a firefighter and is responsible for the safe and efficient o... Read More
Exploring Havasu: SARA Park BMX Raceway
The SARA Park BMX Raceway has undergone many maturations since it was built in the early 1990s. The most recent upgrades to the track happened two years ago when it was rebuilt from the ground up. The asphalt turns, however remained in place. The BMX track is approximately a quarter-mile long and... Read More
The originator of the Labor Day Telethon for Muscular Dystrophy, Jerry Lewis, won’t be leading the fight this year, having passed away last month, but his spirit will be out there on the streets of Lake Havasu City as firefighters man strategic positions accepting donations to fight the disease. ... Read More
A Unique Marriage Of Paddling And Fabric
There’s a new business that features a unique combination. Bruce and Sherri Ashford are the owners of Copper Canyon Quilting and Edge to Edge Outriggers, located at 375 El Camino Way. It combines the sport of outrigger canoeing and quilting. “This is the only full-service outrigger store i... Read More