Students Wrap Themselves Around Fundraising
Local students from various Lake Havasu High School groups were busy Monday fundraising by offering gift-wrapping services around town and will continue through Wednesday. Last weekend, members of the LHHS Marching Knights band did the same. Fundraising for AWANA Christian Boys & Girls Club w... Read More
DESERT HILLS – Dee Moscou has been volunteering for 30 years with the Desert Hills Fire Department Auxiliary. A feat that has built a quiet personal legacy that she’ll take no credit for. “I always have volunteered my whole life, ever since I was a child I would go with my parents,” Mosco... Read More
Dark Army “Walk To The Moon” Car Show
Dark Army hosted a "Walk To The Moon" car show Friday evening next to Mudshark Brewery. Car enthusiasts participated in valve cover races and a car show that lined the alley. The proceeds from the event were donated to The Norona Effect. [gallery td_select_gallery_slide="slide" ids="6596,6599,65... Read More
Veteran’s Court Family Picnic
It is a rather unusual concept: Treat those going through the court system as family, and they are less likely to reappear in court. That’s the belief of Judge Mitchell Kalauli, who oversees Havasu’s Veterans Treatment Court. Kalauli has been highly praised for his treatment of defendants app... Read More
Citizen Spotlight: Jena Burkey
Jena Burkey completed CPR certification for the first time on May 27, 2015. Thirteen days later, she was given the real test. On June 14—Flag Day—Jena and her daughter Jocelynn, 4, were visiting her mother at her condo in the 1800 block of Swanson Ave. when her mother suddenly yelled “Oh my... Read More
Dr. Don Nelson Retires
Dr. Nelson has delivered over 13,000 babies in his career in Lake Havasu City, AZ since 1971. Surrounded by friends, colleagues, family and patients that some he delivered, Dr. Nelson officially hung up the stethoscope Thursday evening at Havasu Regional Medical Center. Many recalled fond memories o... Read More
Havasu Balloon Festival Raises $133,000 for Local Charities
More than fifty local nonprofits received a boost this morning from the Lake Havasu City Balloonfest organizers, who distributed the profits from the January Balloonfest to the group gathered at Pima Wash for the ceremony. The five organizers of Balloonfest are the London Bridge Rotary Club, Sunr... Read More
Vietnam Veterans BBQ To Be Held March 29
(Press Release) In 2012, a Presidential Proclamation was issued declaring March 29th Vietnam Veterans’ Day. It was stated that the day was being designated to mark the 50th anniversary of the first combat mission in Vietnam, in which United States pilots transported over 1,000 South Vietnamese so... Read More
2015 Collegiate Triathlon
Saturday morning, athletes from around the country gathered in Lake Havasu City to compete in the 2015 Collegiate Triathlon. The Triathlon started off at Windsor 4 with the athletes swimming, they then competed in bicycling and running. [gallery td_select_gallery_slide="slide" ids="2317,2318,2316... Read More