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Beat The Heat With Summer Fun At The Museum
By Grace Usher This summer, the Lake Havasu Museum of History is combining education with fun. With an array of activities, crafts and more, the museum may just be the most fun learning experience for kids this summer. With the scalding heat, parents are always looking for ways to entertain th... Read More
What A Hoot In The Havasu Heat
By Jayne Hanson What a hoot it has been for staffers at the local U.S. Bureau of Land Management office as a burrowing owl has taken up visiting their doorstep during Havasu’s midday triple-digit summer temperatures. “It was here last Thursday and Friday,” said Valerie Gohlke, Public Aff... Read More
Havasu Fourth Ends With A Bang
There was no shortage of activities in Lake Havasu City to ensure a booming Fourth of July. Beginning Wednesday morning, Calvary Baptist Church hosted a patriotic celebration to start the Independence Day with music, the presentation of the colors and community fellowship. Barbecues and partie... Read More
Sea Scouts Are Making Waves In The Lake
By Grace Usher The Lake Havasu Sea Scouts aim to learn leadership, responsibility and the principles of water safety. The coed branch of the Boy Scouts has been in Lake Havasu City since 2012, and there are currently 15 members. The Scouts are led by Kathy Weydig and Joel Silverstein. Weydig a... Read More
A Brief Mining History Of Havasu
By Grace Usher The desert area surrounding Lake Havasu City is great for hiking, off-roading and exploring. Little known about the desert area east of the lake though is its mining history. Crossman Peak today is one of the most rigorous trails for hikers with steep slopes and long length. In... Read More
By Grace Usher A mysterious box appeared on 100 block of Lake Havasu Avenue North with the words “Blessing Box” on the front. The box is located on the railing of the wash next to the Fire Station No. 5 and River Cities United Way. The intention of the box is to be a central donation and ... Read More
Journey Of Hope Riders Arrive In Lake Havasu
By Grace Usher The Journey of Hope riders arrived  from Bullhead City Thursday morning to begin their two-day visit in Lake Havasu. The riders regrouped at Walmart Supercenter of The Shops at Lake Havasu around 10 a.m. The Journey of Hope riders are a group of 32 young adults who are en route... Read More
Summer Splash
Many Lake Havasu churches have been holding Vacation Bible Schools and summer camps during the month of June. This week, Living Word Family Church and Calvary Baptist Church held theirs. Kids ages K-6 grade were treated to water games, bounce houses, bible studies and indoor games throughout the ... Read More
Meet The New Track Operators At SARA Park BMX
By Grace Usher There are new track operators at SARA Park BMX Track with an extensive background in the sport. The new operators, Harry and Patty Leary have spent most of their lives sleeping, eating and breathing BMX. [caption id="attachment_26629" align="aligncenter" width="384"] Harry and P... Read More