MCSO issues warning for Black Bears in Desert Springs area

Mohave County Sheriff’s Office is warning the public of black bears have been sighted two times wandering around the town of Desert Springs in the Arizona Strip area. Fish and Game is aware and is attempting to locate them. MCSO is also in the ar … [Read more...]

Part of Old Hwy 91 to close

Mohave County, in conjunction with Trade West Construction, Inc., will be rehabilitating two structures on Old Hwy. 91:  Sand Hollow Bridge and a reinforced concrete box culvert.  Both structures are located in an area extending from just north of S … [Read more...]

MCSO Blotter May 12, 2015

ILLEGAL IMMIGRANT/FALSE REPORT – LITTLEFIELD (AZ STRIP)  Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Jose Luis Castro, 34, of St. George, Utah, Friday (5/8) morning.  Deputies observed a vehicle traveling with a cracked windshield. Approximately 7:10 … [Read more...]

PVDR Scenic celebrates new baby

The evening of May 6 was pretty exciting for the Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue Scenic Satellite Adoption Center, as one of their donkeys, Fernie, gave birth to a healthy female at 10:30 p.m. According to Joan Dunkle, they are waiting on naming the … [Read more...]

Beaver Dam Jam begins Friday

If all of the chaos around town is getting too much for you this weekend, take a short drive north on I-15 to Exit 8 where you will find the 8th Annual Beaver Dam Jam. Normally held during the first weekend of June, organizers moved it up a month to … [Read more...]

MCSO Blotter April 21, 2015

DRUGS/MARIJUANA/DRUG PARAPHERNALIA – LITTLEFIELD (ARIZONA STRIP) Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Derrick Bruce Boone, 29, of St. George, Utah, and Summer Dawn Fuentes, 18, of Queen Creek, late Sunday (4/19) morning.  Boone and Fuentes wer … [Read more...]

MCSO Release on Accident Wednesday Night

INJURY ACCIDENT – LITTLEFIELD (AZ STRIP) Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies responded to an injury accident involving two vehicles at the intersection of Scenic Boulevard and Highway 91 early Wednesday (4/8) evening.  At about 6:22 p.m. deputies resp … [Read more...]

AHP Warns of Heavy Traffic Through Gorge

Arizona Highway Patrol has advised the MLN that there is heavy traffic on I-15 Northbound entering the Virgin River Gorge, which will cause longer than expected travel times. Please plan accordingly or use the alternate route of Old Highway 91 … [Read more...]

MCSO Blotter March 27, 2015

TRAFFIC OFFENSE – BEAVER DAM (ARIZONA STRIP)               Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Matthew Brandon Doyle, 43, of St. George, Utah, late Tuesday (3/24) morning for driving on a suspended license, misdemeanor.  Approximately11:13 a. … [Read more...]

Traffic Delays to be Expected Sunday

As of Friday morning, there have been no press releases or advisories that there will be any problems with traffic through the Virgin River Gorge this weekend, but based on previous weeks with sporting functions in Mesquite, motorists travelling … [Read more...]