Community

Food Bank Reopens In New Location
By Grace Usher Monday morning marked the official opening of the Food Bank in its new location. In response to the closing of fellow nonprofit, Interagency Council, the vital local resource was absorbed in June by the Havasu Community Health Foundation. Under the new management, the Food Bank ... Read More
2018 Ms. Havasu Senior Crowned Saturday
By Grace Usher Seven women took the stage Saturday afternoon to compete for the coveted title of Ms. Havasu Senior at the London Bridge Resort Convention Center. The theme of this year's pageant honored medical professional, personnel and organizations and was hosted by the Havasu Community H... Read More
By Grace Usher This Labor Day weekend, make sure to look for local firefighters outside your favorite grocery and other stores for the annual Fill-A-Boot fundraiser. Since 1979, the Lake Havasu Fire Department has participated in the national event to help support the Muscular Dystrophy Associ... Read More
Pro-Kindness Challenge Presented To The Community
By Grace Usher More than 1,200 community members packed into the Aquatic Center Relics and Rods room to attend the presentation of Rachel’s Challenge. The hour-long presentation was preceded by a community dinner. WHAT IS RACHEL’S CHALLENGE? Each school in the Lake Havisu Unified Schoo... Read More
Tuesday is Primary Election day in Arizona and it is where citizens of Lake Havasu City can participate in democracy. A day at the polls can be confusing to find out where one’s designated poll location is and who is on the ballot. Here are the links to help with these issues to make votin... Read More
Pooches Join Owners On The Runway At Paws For Fashion
The Nautical Beachfront Resort sponsored the Paws for Fashion fundraiser Saturday evening to benefit the Western Arizona Humane Society Building Campaign. One of the event organizers, Kathy Jo Baumer, said there were eight models with their pooches participating in the fashion show, while eight l... Read More
By Grace Usher More than 50 creative professionals gathered for the August Creative Comrades meetup Wednesday evening. The theme for the event was the importance of networking in a community like Lake Havasu City. The event was presented by the Partnership for Economic Development. [capti... Read More
By Grace Usher This school year will be met with a challenge. Rachel’s Challenge is a nation-wide program that was inspired to counteract the negativity brought about by the infamous Columbine High School Shooting in 1999. The first victim of the shooting, Rachel Scott, left the world with ... Read More
Back To School Health Fair
The Havasu Community Health Foundation held their Back to School Health Fair Saturday at the Aquatic Center. Community organizations and businesses were set up at the event to give demonstrations on CPR, yoga, and karate. The Lake Havasu Rotary Club gave away bicycle helmets and children were als... Read More
New WAHS Shelter Looking Cool
By Jayne Hanson Nearly two years into the project, Western Arizona Humane Society is within about six months of keeping it cool at the new animal shelter in Lake Havasu City. “I just want to thank the community for their support,” said WAHS Executive Director Patty Gillmore. “We absolute... Read More