Category Archives: Local NEWS

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

Rescue a Joshua Tree

I just saw this flier posted on Sunday — the date of the deadline to register at 564-2224.  Since the trees aren’t removed until January, I don’t know why you had to register by the 11th.   I also don’t know where the trees are removed.   Stockton Hill and Pierce Ferry?  South of where they’re drillingContinue Reading

Meadview Boathouse restaurant closed for winter

There we go again … The Boathouse was recently closed for “remodeling” and was also often just closed.  Now they’re closed for the winter.  Not the way to run a business, especially when you’re trying to sell it. I read on Facebook that they served grass fed beef at one point, but unfortunately I missedContinue Reading

Another deadly accident at 93 and Pierce Ferry

According to eye witness reports in the Dolan Springs AZ Chatter Box Facebook group 4 people died when a car pulled from Pierce Ferry in front of a bus on 93. Update 7/25/16:  The Kingman Miner article is so awful, I’m not even going to link it.  From KTNV News: Officials also said the vanContinue Reading

Getting stuck in sand traps all over Meadview and Lake Mead City

The County finally graded Charles and it’s ok, but not great.  Many of the other roads are CRAP! Pics and video of the first storm almost three weeks ago: Wind and flooding — THE storm of 2016? In 16 years I NEVER got stuck.   On Saturday I got stuck in a sand trap onContinue Reading

Lake Mead officials are fending off a water war — IGNORE Lake Powell

7/20/16 update: I responded on Facebook to a water related post “What action has supervisor Jean Bishop taken? Anything?” and hope to hear from Ms. Bishop and from the other candidates. 9/10/16 update: NO response from re-elected supervisor Jean Bishop other than her “blocking” me on Facebook. ——————————————————————————— An interesting article in the LA Times:Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Two storms in two days — that’s a first for me

I was AMAZED how quickly all the roads got fixed yesterday.   Nobody expected another storm the next day. I talked to a friend on the phone yesterday evening and noticed that the forecast called for thunderstorms at 11 pm.   I wasn’t worried, it’s monsoon season and what are the chances of getting flooded two daysContinue Reading