Category: Arizona

PWC CRASH INVESTIGATED

A San Diego, California man was seriously injured while riding personal water craft with friends Friday afternoon at Lake Havasu. The Mohave County Sheriff’s office said 29-year-old Duncan Davies was riding out in front of friends when he ditched his PWC in the water. A personal water craft operated by one of his friends struck Davies in the head at about 35 miles per hour. Davies suffered a fractured skull and was flown to a Las Vegas hospital for...

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WEED TORCH SPARKS NORTH KINGMAN HOUSE FIRE

Use of a propane torch to clear weeds sparked a house fire in north Kingman. Personnel from the Northern Arizona Consolidated Fire District responded at 11:00 a.m. on Sunday, May 21 to the incident in the 2100 block of Cactus Wren. Battalion Chief Jason Scott said crews quickly extinguished the fire and contained it to the structure of origin. No one was injured and damage is estimated at...

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NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR LAKE HAVASU CHAMBER AWARDS

Chamber members truly are “Out of This World” and will be recognized at the Annual Celebration of Business and Annual Awards program on Friday, June 9 at the Bridgeview Room of Shugrue’s. More than 200 members are expected to gather as we review accomplishments and look ahead to the issues and opportunities facing our city and region, as well as our organization. The function is the Chamber’s Annual Corporation Meeting and all members of the organization are invited to join in the celebration. This year’s event theme is “Out of This World” – an outer space theme – and...

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EL RIO HOSTS HOLIDAY GOLF TOURNAMENT

  The El Rio Golf & Country Club will host a Golf Tournament on Saturday, May 27 to support Helping Honored Heroes, Inc., a Veteran’s Service organization committed to helping veterans with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) by providing fully trained service dogs to Veterans, Law Enforcement officers and other First responders. The tournament is open to all golfers and begins at 8:30AM, located at 1 El Rio Paseo, Hwy 95, in Mohave Valley, Arizona. The entry fee for golf & lunch is $100 There are cash prizes, raffles and lunch afterwards. Helping Honored Heroes, Inc. an Arizona Non-Profit was...

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NACFD FIRE CHIEF HIRING EFFORT LACKING CLARITY

    It’s not really clear where the Northern Arizona Consolidated Fire District (NACFD) stands in its search for a new fire chief.  The question was unanswered following a near four hour-long May 18 meeting of the district governing board. Wayne Eder has been serving as interim chief since March 23. While Eder was one of five applicants for the full time chief’s position, he was not among the top three candidates selected for interview by a two member screening committee consisting of board members Mike Collins and Jim Bailey. An agenda item requesting that Eder be added to...

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