Category Archives: Local NEWS

Well #3 at Sandy Point and Green Tree is closed

I drove by the well and a bunch of people were there, so I decided to stop.  They all quickly left and Paul Stowe said that he wouldn’t talk to me because of the “bullshit” I wrote in my last water co-op post: http://highdesertdirt.com/blog/2017/04/23/cloudy-water-at-sandy-point-and-greentree-well/ I asked Paul what was wrong and he literally just droveContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Dolan Springs fatal accident

Drove to Vegas yesterday shortly after this horrible accident occurred on Pierce Ferry at MP 7, by the Mormon church: Contrary to the wishful thinking of the Dolan Springs tourist haters, both drivers were locals.  According to Facebook posts, the driver of the car was in the oncoming lane and DOA and the driver ofContinue Reading

Cloudy water at Sandy Point and Greentree well

Several people reported cloudy water at well #3, but when I hauled 3 loads this morning it was fine — Paul was checking when I got the 2nd load. Then others reported cloudy water on the first run but clear water on subsequent loads and I really don’t understand how that can be since theContinue Reading

Shaun Vincent Manore and Jessica Elaine Rogers arrested in Meadview

From the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office 4/4/17 press release: 2X’S BURGLARY/DRUGS/WARRANTS – MEADVIEW Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Shaun Vincent Manore, 30, and Jessica Elaine Rogers, 24, both of Meadview, Monday (4/3) afternoon. Manore was arrested for burglary, possession of dangerous drugs, two counts of possession of drug paraphernalia, a probation violation warrant issued byContinue Reading

Kayakers shot at on Burro Creek

I’ve been wanting to check out Burro Creek for years.   Incredibly, a resident SHOT at kayakers and held them hostage. http://kdminer.com/news/2017/feb/07/mcso-man-shoots-burro-creek-kayakers-says-they-tre/ BURRO CREEK – A Wikieup man is in jail after he allegedly shot at kayakers on Burro Creek Saturday. Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Danny Eugene Button, 66, for three counts of unlawful imprisonment,Continue Reading

New pictures of the Joshua Tree massacre

Here are some new pictures of the Joshua Tree massacre on Pierce Ferry and Greggs Hideout (Antares on the other side of Pierce Ferry.)  They’re done drilling the new well and I’ve been told they’ll keep on clearing going up Patterson Grade, but I have no first hand knowledge.  I will do more research andContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Joseph Edward Thomas arrested for attempted murder in Meadview

UPDATED 1/16/17 with the word on the street. 1/13/17 press release from the Mohave County Sheriff’s office: MEADVIEW – Mohave County Sheriff’s detectives are seeking information on a possible drive by shooting Thursday night. According to Sheriff’s spokeswoman Trish Carter, deputies arrested Joseph Edward Thomas Jr., 67, of Meadview Friday morning for attempted first-degree murder,Continue Reading

Fiber optic cable on Charles

This afternoon I was thrilled to see that they were almost done running the fiber optics cable on Charles. I can’t wait to finally get usable internet! Haven’t had time yet to post about my Thanksgiving week with NO Frontier internet and how the Frontier billing people kept me on hold for over half anContinue Reading