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Public Services: Holiday schedules for trash pickup

Changes have been made due to the holiday

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Mohave County Board of Supervisors voted 4-0 to table water system rates

The increase would be anywhere from 30 percent to 85 percent, and establish a $5,000 fee for water meter connections, among other revisions

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5 things to know about the City Council meeting Nov. 21

City Council will meet at 5:30 p.m.

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Backers hope Route 66 historic designation can drive tourism

"Fifteen, 20 years ago the population was dwindling and we decided we had to do something," Hall said.

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Sen. Flake says GOP is ‘toast’ if it follows Trump, Moore

Flake says GOP is "toast"

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Bus Stop Hero: This local fourth-grader saved his friend after remembering a YouTube video he had seen

Brennon McKinney and Evan Bond have been best buddies since first grade, and they have a friendship story to share for their lifetime.

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Lunch, recess time should count toward state aid

The way Sen. Warren Petersen sees it, elementary school children are being rushed through lunch and recess by schools who are fearful of losing state aid.

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As NAFTA staggers, Arizona keeps pushing forward to maintain its trade relationship with Mexico

As a border state, Arizona plays a dual role in some of President Donald Trump’s policy proposals.

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Donating a Thanksgiving: It’s the season for giving and local charities need help to help others

It’s the season of the year for giving, and you don’t have to look far to find a charity that needs help to help those who are less fortunate.

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Supervisors to address desert trash dumpers, GVID water rates Monday

County supervisors are not giving up on prosecuting desert litterbugs, or “wildcat” dumpers who take their trash and old mattresses to places in the desert for disposal.

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Discovery process in Grogan-Cannella murder case slow going

The discovery process of gathering and sharing evidence in the case of accused murderer Justin James Rector is ongoing, and attorneys for both sides on Friday said the case is moving forward.

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Report: Arizona earns ‘B’ in pretrial justice

The state of Arizona received a “B” grade in a study on pretrial justice system in America that showed one-third of states failing and several showing promise of reform.

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High court affirms Medicaid expansion; 400,000 to keep health care

Fee paid by hospitals is legal; opposition calls it new ‘loophole’

The state’s high court on Friday upheld the legality of an assessment on hospitals that helps pay for health care for 400,000 Arizonans.

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Former Havasu man charged by Missouri police for dismembered wife

A former Lake Havasu City resident was taken into custody last month by the Kansas City Police Department following the discovery of his deceased wife.

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City Council lawyer sends notice of condemnation to Kingman Airport Authority board

The lawyer hired by the City Council to go after Kingman Airport Authority sent a notice of condemnation to the KAA board stating that all airport property would be taken over by the city within 20 days, following up on a Nov. 7 letter of the same intent.

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No more monster trucks at the Mohave County Fairground's grandstand arena

With 68 acres, Mohave County Fairgrounds should have plenty room for everyone to play nicely.

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Scam alert: UniSource Energy Services warns customers of suspicious phone calls from scammers

UniSource Energy Services is warning customers to beware of suspicious calls, text messages and letters from scammers using high-pressure tactics to rip them off.

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Graves hosting first responders lunch, donations sought

Graves U-Haul is hosting its second annual First Responders Luncheon from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at its location, 425 E. Andy Devine Ave.

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Havasu fire departments investigating 3 deaths in 2 separate fires

Fire investigators are still trying to piece together the details of a fatal fire that destroyed two trailers near Paso De Oro Drive on Monday.

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Weather alert: Pacific Northwest Storm incoming

A storm coming in from the Pacific Northwest will have a minor impact on northwest Arizona, bringing wind gusts of 40 mph to 50 mph and lowering temperatures for the weekend, the National Weather Service reported Thursday.

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Arizona faith leaders call on McCain, Flake to fight repeal of Clean Power Plan

Rabbi Bonnie Sharfman described the scene of a beautiful sunset – caused by pollution leading to ugly results like asthma.

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Poker run participants force to fold hand after roll over

A vehicle participating in an off-road poker run from Topock to Lake Havasu City came up a bit short Saturday.

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Human Trafficking: It’s not just a big city problem anymore

Traffickers are targeting rural communities

Sex trafficking has spread beyond Las Vegas, Phoenix, Los Angeles and other big cities into rural parts of Arizona, especially those fed by busy highways such as Interstate 40, an expert and victims’ advocate said Monday.

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Soldwedel family donates $26K to Mohave Community College

A multi-media company’s family has transformed a long legacy of sharing tennis with their community into a $26,000 gift to Mohave Community College.