Community News

WAHS On Schedule To Open New Havasu Facility
By Grace Usher The Western Arizona Humane Society has been diligently working on its new Maricopa Avenue location in Lake Havasu City for the past five years. Currently, the facility is on track for its grand opening by invitation only on June 3. The new location will combine all three of th... Read More
Lake Havasu Young Entrepreneurs Part III: Terror Toys
By Cortez Fields From the bowels of Elm Street and the shores of Crystal Lake, Terror Toys have come to bring fear to Lake Havasu City in a fun way. RiverScene Magazine spoke to Matt Ferree, another young entrepreneur of Lake Havasu City who made horrific souvenir items into an interesting an... Read More
Going For The Gold In The Special Olympics
Special Olympics athletes from Lake Havasu City and Kingman participated in the 28th Annual Colorado River Special Olympics game day.  The 55 athletes competed in several track and field events held at the Lake Havasu High School. [caption id="attachment_32265" align="aligncenter" width="1021"] ... Read More
Prestige Assisted Living Celebrates 20 Years
By RSM Staff Prestige Assisted Living at Lake Havasu this month celebrated its 20-year anniversary. Current staff and residents welcomed the public into the community Friday with a Western Jubilee to commemorate the milestone. "We wanted the chance to give back to Lake Havasu and show our app... Read More
Vietnam Veterans Honored At London Bridge Resort
Vietnam veterans were treated to breakfast Friday morning at the London Bridge Resort Convention Center in Lake Havasu City. More than 200 veterans and their spouses filled the center on Vietnam Veterans Day. Guest speakers included Judge Mitch Kaulali, Mayor Cal Sheehy, Sen. Sonny Borelli, and o... Read More
By Cortez Fields VR: The Ultimate Reality Escape In a dimly lit corner of Lake Havasu City, someone is throwing stars into the galaxy. Behind a black curtain, someone else is fighting zombies in Arizona. Their neighbor is using light sabers to break blocks to a popular song. Welcome to VR: Esc... Read More
Somewhere Over The Havasu Rainbow
Rainbows forecast something magical and a double rainbow appeared over Lake Havasu City Thursday after a late afternoon storm rolled through.  At one point, a double rainbow appeared and the contrast of the darker skies punctuated the rare appearance. RiverScene Magazine fans posted photos on th... Read More
  By Cortez Fields Dr. Danny Pirtle is a man of taste. The criminal justice professor sits down with Riverscene Magazine to give an look into his life and to what led him to become a professor at ASU Lake Havasu. In his uniquely decorated office, filled with portraits of famed civil r... Read More
Renaissance Faire Returns
Renaissance Faire coverage is sponsored by Krispy Krunchy Chicken inside of the Motor and Boat Texaco Station on Jamaica Blvd.  This weekend Lake Havasu City welcomes back the Renaissance Faire for its fourth annual celebration of Renaissance history. This year multiple guilds will be in attenda... Read More
A Festival Of Desert Beauty
Thanks to the recent moisture in the usually dry atmosphere of the Lake Havasu City area, the desert has sprung to life with a festival of color. Desert blooms have opened, and the colors have brightened the landscape throughout the area. Bright yellows, purples, whites and more have combined ... Read More