Community News

Melissa’s Dance Creations Recital
Melissa's Dance Creations hosted "I am a Dancer Against Cancer"  at the Aquatic Center Saturday afternoon. Friends and families of the  dancers were on hand to cheer and support the youngsters as they performed. 17 acts danced their way across the stage performing tap, jazz, ballet and hip ho... 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
A new Lake Havasu city mental health and suicide prevention organization, #YOUmatter partnering with the Havasu Community Health Foundation sponsored the first Suicide Awareness and Prevention walk in Rotary Park Saturday morning.  Over 100 volunteers worked to organize the walk. There were 300... Read More
PWC Stars Warm Up For IJSBA World Finals
For personal watercraft enthusiasts, there’s only one place to go - Body Beach. Body Beach is Lake Havasu's premier PWC venue, and rose to prominence in the early 1980s. The international Jet Sports Boating Association has conducted its Word Finals competition on Lake Havasu since 1982 at the N... 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
A Rainy Day In Lake Havasu
According to the National Weather Service in Las Vegas, Lake Havasu City received 0.75 inches of rain Saturday in some areas and 0.47 inches at the Municipal Airport. The storm came into Lake Havasu around noon Saturday, which included lightning and rising water at various intersections around town... 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
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
Pets Up For Adoption Saturday At Petsmart
Saturday is "National Clear the Shelter Day." To help celebrate, Western Arizona Humane Society, (WAHS), is having a "Special Adoption Day" at Pets Mart from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. There are 20 dogs, cats and 7 puppies that will have reduced fees and adoption goodie bags up for adoption Satur... Read More