Community News

Donating Blood, Saving Lives
By Stefanie Thompson Giving blood is a very personal gift, and this time of year it is also a crucial one. “It’s important to give blood because it’s an incredible thing how the supply and demand is so close,” said Tom Curtis, donor recruitment representative for United Blood Services.... Read More
Desperado Plays Benefit Show in Lake Havasu
On Saturday, Feb. 3, the southern California Eagles tribute band Desperado performed at the London Bridge Resort Convention Center to support the Cancer Association of Havasu. “This is a major fundraiser for us,” said Evie Cistaro of the Cancer Association of Havasu. “The organizers of the ... Read More
Local BMX Racers Get New Track
By Stefanie Thompson Local BMX racing is back on, and now racers have a brand-new track to ride. “Everything from the beginning gate to the finish line is new,” said track operator Santone DeCol. “Everything except the lights.” The new track comes after nearly two months of hard wor... Read More
Dust off your boots and hats, it’s time for Little Delbert Days and the Grand Canyon Pro Rodeo. Little Delbert Days will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Jan. 27 and 28 at the SARA Park Rodeo Grounds, with the Grand Canyon Pro Rodeo going on from 1 to 4 p.m. each day. The event is presented by the Fr... Read More
Red Iron Motorcycle Club Makes Mark On Local Community
  The Red Iron Motorcycle Club of Mohave County is much more than a group of riders. It’s a brotherhood; a tight-knit faction dedicated to each other, their families and the local community. The club originally formed in 2009 as a bike club for firefighters and veterans, inspired by the... Read More
From the planning, cooking, activities and demonstrations, to the rescue boats, shuttle drivers and trash cleanup crews, the volunteers at the eighth annual Havasu Balloon Festival and Fair are celebrating another successful and fun-filled event. “These volunteers make it happen,” said Balloo... Read More
Havasu 95 Speedway Kicks Off 2018 Racing Schedule
  Havasu 95 Speedway jump started the year with the first race of 2018 Saturday night. The sold-out evening was packed with events, beginning with qualifying races for the nights main attractions. After 30 laps, No. 77, Danny French won the pony stock race. [caption id="attachment... Read More
Polar Bears, Take Your Mark
Saturday, a very familiar annual event took place. The Lake Havasu City 45th Polar Bear Day Plunge began at noon and aside from the relative non-“polar” conditions, those participating felt the chill of the waters of the lake. Bethany Hardin, of host organization Havasu Boat and Ski Club, ... Read More
Lake Havasu Kiwanians Name Police Officer Of The Year
The Lake Havasu City police officer Tyler Tribolet was named Police Officer of the Year by the Lake Havasu City Kiwanis Club Thursday. “It’s an honor to get Officer of the Year from this organization. It means a lot to myself and my family,” Tribolet said. Nathan Burnell, president of th... Read More
Fan Photo Gallery: 2017 Year In Photos
We asked our RiverScene Magazine fans to submit their favorite photos they took in 2017 on our Facebook page. Here are the awesome photos that were shared with us. Thank you to all who participated! [caption id="attachment_23053" align="aligncenter" width="960"] photo courtesy Abbee Decol[/cap... Read More