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The Western Arizona Humane Society held it’s 26th annual Duck Derby fundraiser today, under the London Bridge. The fundraiser, which was kicked off by a “Ducktail Party” on Sept. 30, works by “racing” rubber ducks, which are sponsored for $5 per duck. The ducks are split into three heat ra... Read More
Grace Arts Opens 11th Season with ‘Oklahoma!’
By Shelby Horn Grace Arts Live, Lake Havasu’s performing arts theatre, opened its 11th season Friday, with a three-week run of “Oklahoma!” the musical. The show, created by famed prtners Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II, “changed the course of American musical theatre.” Oklahoma... Read More
When Tyler Zink, a Lake Havasu City Fire Department Engineer, decided to become a firefighter, he was following in the steps of many family members before him. “It was a long family tradition,” said Zink. “I started with the Los Angeles County emergency medical technician program right out ... Read More
Korbin Mitchell, 9, started racing Outlaw Karts with his grandpa, Jamie Roberts, three years ago. The duo started their racing adventure at Mohave Valley Raceway in Mohave Valley, before claiming Havasu 95 Speedway as their home. “I used to race go-karts a long time ago,” said Roberts. “I... Read More
Giving Back with Backpacks
A simple conversation between a group of coworkers about giving back to the community has turned into a massive success, all while uniting the city of Lake Havasu and helping it become "community strong." “It started with a couple of us talking, like ‘we as an office could really put some ser... Read More
Mudshark Brewery’s Watermelon Carving Contest
This is a sponsored story. National Watermelon Day is Aug. 3. What better way to celebrate watermelons than with a watermelon carving contest? Mudshark Brewery, proud brewer of Watermelon Wheat Beer, will be hosting a watermelon carving contest at Jersey’s Grill Aug. 3 from 5 to 8pm. “Summ... Read More
Leadership Lake Havasu Gearing Up For Class Of 2018
Citizens of Lake Havasu looking to improve themselves and the community need to look no farther than the Leadership Lake Havasu program offered by the Chamber of Commerce. [caption id="attachment_19294" align="aligncenter" width="1021"] Cal Sheehy speaks to an LLH class. photo courtesy LLH[/capti... Read More
Lake Havasu High School has a new athletic director and his name is Brady Krueger. Krueger took on the position following former director Roger Burger’s move to principal of Nautilus Elementary School. Krueger relocated to Lake Havasu City more than 12 years ago when he left Wisconsin after acc... Read More
Exploring Havasu: Havasu 95 Speedway
Lake Havasu City’s SARA Park is home to Havasu 95 Speedway, one of only three paved oval racetracks in the entire state of Arizona, the other two being Phoenix International Raceway in Avondale, and Tucson Speedway in Tucson. [caption id="attachment_19274" align="aligncenter" width="1021"] phot... Read More