Category: Lake Havasu City

Seeking Volunteer Lead – Wildlife Volunteer Recruitment

Kingman Field Operations The Arizona Game and Fish Department Region 3 office in Kingman is recruiting a lead volunteer coordinator to organize and direct a group of volunteers. This position will lead and oversee a group of volunteers supporting a variety of projects which can include: administrative/office support, customer services, public outreach, dove banding/biological data collection, fence and water projects, and outdoor volunteer opportunities. This position will be a liaison for volunteers and communicate with Department Leadership on a regular basis. Applicant should have excellent communication and people skills, be willing to give public presentations and conduct training. We are seeking applicants who have experience leading and motivating others to achieve goals. Volunteers must be able to provide at least 50 hours of service per year, attend meetings when applicable, and have transportation to the Kingman Regional Office located at 5325 North Stockton Hill Road Kingman, AZ . Volunteers will get hands on experience supporting regional activities and the Department mission to conserve Arizona’s diverse wildlife resources and manage for safe, compatible outdoor recreation opportunities for current and future generations. If you have any questions or are interested in applying, please contact Jamie Lyons at 623-236-7311 or send an email to...

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Deadline to request early mail ballot is Aug. 15

All voters may vote by mail, early in person or on Primary Election Day.  The last day to request a ballot from your County Recorder for the Primary Election is 5 p.m., Friday, August 15. The Secretary of State’s Office recommends having your early ballot voted, signed, sealed and sent by August 22. If early voters miss the August 22 deadline they may return their ballot to an early voting location, at the County Recorder’s Office, or at the polling place in their county on Primary Election Day. For security reasons, election officials recommend to only give your early mail ballot to your postal worker. Should you miss the mailing deadline, you may drop your ballot at an early voting location or with your County Recorder. For locations and availability, contact the County Recorder’s office. If you vote by early mail ballot, do not vote in person. All voters – including independent voters or those without a party preference – are able to vote through one of three ways: Early mail ballot; Early in-person voting; or In-person on Primary Election Day, Tuesday, August 26. To find an early voting location and availability, contact the County Recorder. Early in-person voting ends Friday, August 22. For those voting on Election Day, August 26, make sure you know your correct polling location, as voting locations may change from election to election. To know before you go, go online, and click on the Voter View...

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Three Arrested During Police Drug Raid

On August 11, 2014, at approximately 5:50 p.m. detectives from the Lake Havasu City Police Department’s Special Investigations Bureau, which is part of the Mohave Area General Narcotics Enforcement Team (MAGNET), with the assistance of the S.W.A.T. Team served a search warrant at a residence in the 2700 block of Alibi Drive.  The search warrant came as a result of an ongoing investigation. During the search warrant detectives located and seized approximately six grams of heroin (with an approximate street value of $1,200), four ounces of marijuana (with an approximate street value of $1,200), over one gram of methamphetamine, and 100 Morphine and Vicodin pills (with an approximate street value of $1,000).  In addition detectives seized four firearms and over $1,000 in cash from the residence. Arrested during the investigation were 51-year old Jerry Chambers Jr., 23-year old Jerry Chambers III, and 22-year old Jiana Chambers, all Lake Havasu City residents. Chambers Jr. was charged with possession of narcotic drugs, possession of marijuana, and misconduct involving weapons.  Chambers III and Jiana Chambers were charged with possession of narcotic drugs for sale, possession of dangerous drugs, possession of marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia. At their initial appearances, Chambers Jr. received a $25,000 cash only bond while Chambers III and Jiana received a $50,000 cash only bond.  All three were transferred to the custody of the Mohave County Sheriff’s...

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