BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. (AP) — A woman who was arrested for feeding homeless people in northwest Arizona is suing over a local ordinance that regulates food-sharing events in public parks.
Norma Thornton, 78, became the first person arrested under Bullhead City's ordinance in March for distributing prepared food from a van at Bullhead Community Park.
BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities are trying to identify a mummified body found by police in the bathtub of a northwestern Arizona home as they investigated a burglary.
Bullhead City police said officers responding to a burglary in progress around 3:30 a.m.
BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. (AP) — About 2,000 households in Bullhead City were still without electricity Tuesday after a weekend wind storm toppled about 50 power poles.
City officials said the Fox Creek neighborhood, the area around Montana Wash Road and Laredo Village were expected to have power restored by Tuesday afternoon.
BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. (AP) — Crews were scrambling Monday to repair 50 power poles toppled by a wind storm in Bullhead City, resulting in a blackout for most of its 40,000 residents.
Officials in the northwestern Arizona city said a storm packing wind gusts of 60 mph (97 kph) hit around 6:30 p.m.
A California man has died in a Nevada hospital after he was injured in a jet ski accident on the Arizona side of the Colorado River, authorities said Thursday.
Bullhead City police said 43-year-old Ricardo Aponte Almanza of Corona died Wednesday afternoon at University Medical Center in Las Vegas.
KINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities have released the name of an inmate who died last week at a Kingman hospital after starving herself.
The Mohave County Sheriff's Office on Friday identified 69-year-old Susan Jane Mish of Golden Valley as the inmate.
KINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) — Police in Kingman are investigating the circumstances that led to the death of a suspect while he was in the custody of Bullhead City officers who were transporting him to the Mohave County jail.
LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz. (AP) — Republican U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar says he now lives in Mohave County, putting his residence in Arizona's newly redrawn 9th Congressional District as he runs for a seventh term.
BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. (AP) — Human remains have been found in a northwestern Arizona desert area and Bullhead City police said it's believed to be a man missing since July.
Officers responded Thursday to a call about remains being discovered and police said evidence at the scene indicated the remains were those of 39-year-old Felipe Calderon Zamora of Bullhead City.
BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. (AP) — A stolen car carrying five teenagers who ran away from a Las Vegas group home crashed while being chased by Arizona state troopers Thursday night, seriously injuring one girl and leaving all facing charges, authorities said.
BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. (AP) — An Oregon man sought in the fatal shooting of his girlfriend in Arizona has been arrested in Nevada, police in Arizona said.
The Bullhead City Police Department said Ryan Clark, 37, of Medford, was arrested and jailed Thursday after leaving a hotel in Las Vegas on an Arizona homicide warrant in the death of 28-year-old Megan Rae Jean Hannah, of Medford.
BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. (AP) — Bullhead City police said Monday they were investigating after a woman's body was found dumped along the side of a road in the western Arizona city.
Police said in a news release that a motorist spotted the unidentified woman near a residential development on Sunday morning.
FORT MOHAVE, Ariz. (AP) — The Guaranteed Rate Bowl ended with Minnesota winning the college football bowl game against West Virginia, 18-6, but a Colorado River community in western Arizona also emerged with a win.
BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. (AP) — Site-clearing work has begun for a $52.4 million bridge construction project to provide a long-awaited second road crossing over the Colorado River between Bullhead City, Arizona, and Laughlin, Nevada.
MOHAVE VALLEY, Ariz. (AP) — Hidden away in Christmas Tree Pass near the Arizona-Nevada border, more than 700 petroglyphs can be found at Grapevine Canyon.
The petroglyphs, which were carved into the canyon rocks sometime between 1100 and 1900 AD, are a reminder that the history of the Colorado River extends long before Davis Dam made its mark on the landscape.
KINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) — A handcuffed woman who was arrested with a gun at a highway gas station near Kingman Tuesday managed to grab a revolver from a detective's holster and shoot him in the hand before another officer tased her.
BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. (AP) — Employees in a northwestern Arizona school district cannot discuss vaccination status or mask-wearing with students under a motion approved unanimously by the local school board.
BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. (AP) — The body of a California man who apparently drowned in Bullhead City was recovered Monday, authorities said.
Mohave County Sheriff’s officials said a citizen spotted the body in shallow water near an apartment building and notified Bullhead City police.
BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. (AP) — For the second time in five days, a person has drowned while swimming in the Colorado River in northwestern Arizona.
Bullhead City authorities said Tuesday that a 27-year-old California man drowned Monday evening.
BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. (AP) — A California man on a boat on the Colorado River was fatally injured when a personal watercraft carrying two teenage boys crashed into the boat, an Arizona police department said Tuesday.
BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. (AP) — A body recovered from the Colorado River has been identified as a missing Bullhead City man who was in a boating accident, authorities said Sunday...
BULLHEAD CITY — Bullhead City trails its Mohave County counterparts in completion of the 2020 Census questionnaire, according to the latest data from the U.S. Census Bureau.
As of Friday, about 55% of enumerated households in Bullhead City had self-responded — completing the questionnaire via the internet, phone or mail.
BULLHEAD CITY — Wednesday’s COVID-19 situation report from the Mohave County Department of Public Health included 39 new confirmed cases and one death.
The death was of a person in the 70-79 age group in the Bullhead City service area.
BULLHEAD CITY — In October of 2019, Gretchen Lyons lost her father, Norman Berge. It was obviously an emotional time for her, but two months later a post on her Facebook page offered her a chance to start the healing.
BULLHEAD CITY — The Mohave Valley Daily News asked the seven candidates for four seats on the Bullhead City Council three questions ahead of the Aug. 4 election. Here are their responses:
BULLHEAD CITY — The number of lab-confirmed COVID-19 cases in the Bullhead City service area has passed 1,200 with the addition of 20 new cases Friday and 15 Saturday, according to the latest information from the Mohave County Department of Public Health.
KINGMAN — One person between the ages of 80 and 89 has died, and 25 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 were reported Wednesday in the Bullhead City service area, according to the Mohave County Health Department.
BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. (AP) — Lake Havasu City police are handling an investigation into the death of a woman who was found unresponsive in her holding cell...
BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say a Bullhead City woman has died at the local police station and the cause appears to be suicide...
BULLHEAD CITY — Twenty new cases of COVID-19 were reported Sunday in the Bullhead City service area by the Mohave County Department of Public Health.
The health department announced 27 new cases in the county and one death in its Sunday COVID-19 situation report.
BULLHEAD CITY — Eleven cases of COVID-19 in the Bullhead City service area were among 17 new cases of the disease reported Wednesday by the Mohave County Department of Public Health.
The health department, in its daily update, said that two more deaths have been attributed to the novel coronavirus, raising the county’s total to 40.
KINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say they have found human remains in a remote area of the Arizona desert...
KINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) — The Mohave County Sheriff's Office says it has arrested nine men in a sting operation targeting suspected use of the internet to lure minors for sexual exploitation...
TRESPASSING, BULLHEAD CITY — Robert George Maloney Jr., 35, was arrested March 19 in the 1800 block of Riviera Boulevard after he reportedly was seen at a residence after being told to stay off the property.
KINGMAN — A Bullhead City man suffering from schizophrenia and gender identity disorders is being given a chance to get mental health treatment while on probation rather than be sent to prison.
Mohave County Court Commissioner Billy Sipe placed Dean Randall, 30, on probation for three years when he could have imposed a sentence of up to 14 years in prison.
MARIJUANA/DRUG PARAPHERNALIA, BULLHEAD CITY — David Louis Prouty, 59, was arrested March 15 in the 2300 block of Merrill Avenue, after police responded to a report of a disorderly man at his residence.
BULLHEAD CITY — The cost of health insurance for Bullhead City Elementary School District employees is going up next fiscal year, but Supt. Benje Hookstra said a boost in state aid should absorb the hike,
BULLHEAD CITY — A frequent puzzle facing homeowners and gardeners in the Southwest is how much water to give certain plants.
Too much water can be as devastating as applying too little; both can lead to the premature demise of flowers, shrubs, trees and other plants.
BULLHEAD CITY — Students from Bullhead Opting Out of Tobacco from the Mohave County Tobacco Use Prevent program in Fort Mohave had to postpone their weekend event due to the wind.
Gravestones, designed by fifth graders from across the school district, were to be presented Saturday in front of Bullhead City Middle School.
BULLHEAD CITY — Lisa Sullivan may have retired from the U.S. Marine Corps, but she still is on a mission.
Sullivan is trying to find the owner of three possible family heirlooms recording the military history of a man named Robert DeMaria.
BULLHEAD CITY — This is the difference between Bullhead City and Kingman, at least when it comes to winter weather:
In Bullhead City, at 558 feet above sea level, the high temperature Thursday was 53 degrees, the low was 39 and it rained most of the day.
BULLHEAD CITY — Rusty Braun had an appropriate phrase for the recent weather in the Tri-state.
Cooler-than-normal temperatures, combined with occasional wind and even some rain, are keeping anglers off the water.
BULLHEAD CITY — Rotary Park Soccer Complex was the site of a large, three-day AYSO soccer tournament that ended Monday.
More than 80 teams participated in the Colorado River Open Invitational Tournament.
BULLHEAD CITY — Its operation in Bullhead City represents the most successful start-up in Dot Foods’ distribution facility history, according to plant manager Rocky Vecera.
Training activity at the 190,000-square-foot warehouse began in late January of 2018, and the facility began taking in food product a year ago before shipping started last March.
DOG AT LARGE/UNLICENSED DOG, BULLHEAD CITY — Robert Grant Allen, 66, was cited Feb 4. after animal care and welfare officers reportedly saw a dog at large with no tags near Rio Grande Way. Allen was cited for having a dog at large, having an unlicensed animal and failure to attach tags, and released.
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, BULLHEAD CITY — Dennis Steven Russell, 45, was arrested Jan. 23 after police were called to the 800 block of Brill Drive for a report of gunshots. Officers arrived and noted that the inside of the house was in disarray, police spokeswoman Emily Fromelt said.
BULLHEAD CITY — The ground-breaking ceremony Wednesday for construction of the Bullhead City Shelter and Day Center was a long-anticipated event.
A chilly wind blew across the hilly spot in the 1500 block of North Oatman Road where the shelter will be built.