Non-Profit

By Grace Usher The holiday season can be a joyous time for adults and children alike. Unfortunately, for some families, the holidays can be stressful and filled with uncertainty. For more than 20 years, Arizona’s Children’s Association has been the answer for many of these struggling families... Read More
‘Stop The Bleed’ Class Aims At Saving Lives
By Grace Usher Havasu Regional Medical Center has been taking initiatives to prevent deaths caused by preventable blood-loss because of an injury. Though typically associated with mass shooting awareness and preparation, a class spokesperson said this knowledge can help those faced with day-to-da... Read More
The Engines That Power The Festival
By Grace Usher The Havasu Balloon Festival and Fair has charmed those who are young-at-heart for nearly a decade. Though the festival is now a key cultural experience for the city, the balloons may have never touched the Western Arizona skies without those dedicated behind the strings. It is with... Read More
Local Youth Hit The Rink!
By Grace Usher The Rotary Rink, located at SARA Park, is home to both a youth and adult hockey leagues. It is that time of year again when the air cools and the skates go on. The Havasu Dust Devils have been Lake Havasu City's only youth hockey league for nearly 20 years and is still a lesser ... Read More
By Grace Usher On Sunday morning, the Boy and Sea Scouts served  more than 300 Lake Havasu City residents breakfast for the annual Boy Scout and Sea Scout Pancake Breakfast. This year, Troops 25 and 55 represented the Boy Scouts and the Sea Scouts were represented by Ship 450. “This is... Read More
Norona Effect Absorbed By Milemarkers
By Grace Usher Milemarkers absorbed fellow nonprofit, Norona Effect in early June. The transition was made in response to the success of the Norona Effect’s main mission: to develop a youth blood-transfusion center in Lake Havasu City. Once that goal was met, it was time to rework the missi... 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
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
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