Desert Spring residents request rezoning

Residents of Desert Springs are acting to have Mohave County rezone the plot of land at exit 9, which is now being prepared for a future travel plaza.   The land at exit 9 was sold to developers approximately a year ago. The developers were trying … [Read more...]

Semi goes over embankment, driver escapes uninjured

The call came into the Arizona Highway Patrol on Wednesday Aug. 3 at 12:18 a.m. that a truck had just gone over the guardrail on I-15 Southbound, about four miles before the Nevada Border.  The double trailer semi-truck was traveling southbound on … [Read more...]

Wildland crews are an asset

“We had a pretty good start to the season”, said Beaver Dam/Littlefield Fire District Chief Jeff Hunt during the Fire Chief’s Report portion of the Governing Board meeting held on Thursday, July 20. Chief Hunt was referring to the North and Brian Head … [Read more...]

Electrical fire destroys semi

Just before 8 p.m. on July 19 a truck driver hauling a frozen food load from Salt Lake City to Las Vegas had to pull over at the Exit 8 Beaver Dam Southbound on-ramp when he noticed smoke filling his cab. “I suddenly noticed smoke filling the cab a … [Read more...]

Electrical fire destroys semi

Just before 8 p.m. on July 19 a truck driver hauling a frozen food load from Salt Lake City to Las Vegas had to pull over at the Exit 8 Beaver Dam Southbound onramp when he noticed smoke filling his cab. “I suddenly noticed smoke filling the cab a … [Read more...]

The tall and short of it in Beaver Dam

Dori and Murray Rothenberger have lived in Beaver Dam for many years but in their present home for only three. They live in the new housing development in Beaver Dam where they have a beautifully landscaped yard all year long but this summer nature … [Read more...]

Wrong way driver dies in early morning collision

Emergency crews from Beaver Dam Fire Department and Arizona Department of Public Safety responded to mile marker 22 on northbound Interstate 15 in Arizona Monday morning for reports of a wrong way driver and collision. “At about 3:38 we received t … [Read more...]

Weekend fires keep crews busy

Local fire departments stayed busy this weekend, as crews from the Virgin and Moapa Valleys responded to multiple blazes. Friday afternoon, around 4:45 p.m., Bunkerville and Mesquite responded to a brush fire near the Sunroc Cement plant off of … [Read more...]

bookmobile Mohave County

The Mohave County Library has a bookmobile which stops in Scenic as well as Beaver Dam/ Littlefield every other week. The schedule is as follows:   Both stops closed week of July 4th for the holiday.   Scenic:   at … [Read more...]

Mohave County Sheriff

Recovered Vehicle Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Tully Wade Herd, 46, of Littlefield, early afternoon on June 20 for unlawful use of means of transportation, a felony. Deputies were informed of an anonymous tip that Tully Herd was dr … [Read more...]