Don’t maintain; a false sense of security

The Virgin Rivers Community met on Thursday, May 25, at the Beaver Dam Fire Department. Besides being the monthly meeting place for the VRC, the department was the perfect place to hold this meeting for the subject matter of the evening and now was … [Read more...]

Memorial Day in Beaver Dam

Memorial Day is a day to observe and honor those who have died defending our country and our liberty. Many communities around the US hold small services in cemeteries where veterans are laid to rest and Beaver Dam cemetery is the resting place of … [Read more...]

Un-Controlled burn destroys home in Desert Springs

Another devastating fire took the home of William Grimes in Desert Springs, AZ on Saturday, May 27. The home on Desert Springs Ln. was completely consumed by flames, and burned to the ground; the result of a controlled burn that got out of hand. … [Read more...]

Beaver Dam Pre-School graduation

[Read more...]

Thank you Dixie Power

On Friday, May 19 the line workers from Dixie Power replaced a transformer on Mt. Bang Way in Beaver Dam, AZ. Representatives went door to door to let the residents know that power would be off for about 25 minutes while the transformer was being … [Read more...]

Fire Season in the Virgin Valley

It has been a chaotic two weeks for local fire departments as multiple structures and incidents have added to their already busy workload. On May 16, Mesquite Fire Rescue had responded to a porch fire on Hafen Lane, which had been put out before … [Read more...]

Seniors Fear for their homes in dispute with park owner

Imagine working hard all your life, saving your money, buying a modest manufactured home, and retiring to a secluded spot with a mountain view, decent weather and the knowledge that you will live out your golden years in serenity. A few years into … [Read more...]

Beaver Dam Post Office

The Virgin River Communities is working toward building a better post office. With the growth to our area, the present structure doesn’t accommodate the amount of packages they sometimes receive and the parking lot is far too small for the amount of t … [Read more...]


Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a fatal UTV accident near Highway 91 on Rio Virgin Road early Friday (5/12) evening.  Approximately 5:00 p.m., deputies responded to the scene of the accident.  Investigations determined that Jason Karpow … [Read more...]

Donkeys in training

Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue in Scenic, AZ gained more 7 donkeys this past month from a Texas ranch. These particular donkeys spent enough time with the ranch volunteers to become tame enough for a “C-D” grade which means they came ready to train and … [Read more...]