News Alert!!: Las Vegas, NV: New Year 2017 Celebration and Fireworks Show Live!!

News Alert!!: Las Vegas, NV: New Year 2017 Celebration and Fireworks Show Live!!

Enjoy a wonderful fireworks show along the Las Vegas Strip as Las Vegas, Nevada welcomes in the New Year 2017.

The countdown to the New Year 2017 will start at 10:00pm PT on Saturday, December 31st, 2016 and will be broadcast live on NBC affiliate KSNV Channel 3.

** You can watch the live broadcast of the New Year 2017 Fireworks Shows at the following NBC affiliate KSNV Channel 3 website address: **

http://news3lv.com/live

**** Take Care, Have Fun, Be Safe, and Happy New Year 2017 To Everybody!! ****

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News Alert!!: New York City, NY: New Year 2017 Ball Drop Live!!

News Alert!!: New York City, NY: New Year 2017 Ball Drop Live!!

Welcome in New Year 2017 with a ball drop above Time Square in New York City, New York at 12:00am ET on Sunday, January 1st, 2017.

** Watch the live broadcast of the ball drop at the following YouTube website address: **

– ABC News:

– EarthCam:

**** Take Care, Have Fun, Be Safe, and Happy New Year 2017 To Everybody!! **** 

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Live News Update!!: Needles, CA: Pictures: Ready to welcome in 2017 at 19th Hole Bar and Grill.

Live News Update!!: Needles, CA: Pictures: Ready to welcome in 2017 at 19th Hole Bar and Grill.

 

Everything is all ready for you to come and welcoming in 2017 with music, friendly atmosphere, and a delicious Prime Rib dinner at a celebration being held at 19th Hole Bar and Grill in Needles, California.

 

The celebration welcoming the New Year 2017 will start at 5:00pm PT inside 19th Hole Bar and Grill, located next to River Edge Golf Course at 144 Marina Drive, in Needles, California.

 

The great cooks at 19th Hole Bar and Grill have cooked up a wonderful prime rib dinner, served with baked potato, salad, vegetable, and dinner roll.

Enjoy the delicious Prime Rib dinner either indoors where D.J. Jeff will be playing music all night long and getting the people dancing or seat outside on the patio and enjoy a view of the Colorado River.
Champagne will be also served for the toast to ring in the New Year 2017.

 

The dinner is $35.00 per person or $60.00 per couple.
Stop on in and celebrate with the great staff at 19th Hole Bar and Grill.

 

For more information or to reserve your seat for the celebration, please 19th Hole Bar and Grill at: 1 (760) 326-3343.

 

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Colorado River Tri-State: Welcome New Year 2017 Events.

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Colorado River Tri-State: Welcome New Year 2017 Events.

Welcome in 2017 at several celebrations happening around the Colorado River Tri-State area.

As we all say goodbye to 2016 and celebrate the New Year 2017, please be sure to be safe and responsible, and do not drink and drive or text and drive in our community roads, highways, interstates, and waterways.

** Colorado River Tri-State: New Year 2017 Weekend Weather and Traffic: **

https://zachnews.wordpress.com/2016/12/30/colorado-river-tri-state-new-year-2017-weekend-weather-and-traffic/

Please be sure to dress warm and dry in case of any storms moving over the Colorado River Tri-State area during New Year 2017 events.

**** List of Events: ****

** Needles, California: **

  • 19th Hole Bar and Grill:

Welcome in 2017 with a celebration at 19th Hole Bar and Grill starting at 5:00pm PT inside 19th Hole Bar and Grill, located next to River Edge Golf Course at 144 Marina Drive, in Needles, California.

The great staff at 19th Hole Bar and Grill will be hosting a prime rib dinner with champagne toast to ring in the New Year.

There is limited seating so reserve your spot now!

The dinner is $35.00 per person or $60.00 per couple, and includes Prime Rib, Baked potato, Salad, Vegetable, Dinner roll, and Champagne as you celebrate with great people with a view of the Colorado River.

For more information or to reserve your seat for the celebration, please 19th Hole Bar and Grill at: 1 (760) 326-3343.

  • Eagles Aerie #2599:

The Eagles Aerie #2599 will be having a 2017 New Year party and potluck event starting at 7:00pm PT on Saturday, December 31st, 2016 inside the Eagles Aerie #2599, located at 729 Front Street, near E Street, in Downtown Needles, California.

The event will be celebrating New Year’s Eve from the East Coast to the West Coast.

For members, feel free to bring your favorite dish for the potluck.

D.J. J-ROC will be in the house playing music all night long during the event.

There will be a designated driver available during the event.

For more information, please contact the Eagles Aerie #2599 at: 1 (760) 326-2599.

** Mohave Valley, Arizona: **

  • Spirit Mountain Casino:

A celebration to welcome in 2017 will be held starting at 9:00pm MST on Saturday, December 31st, 2016 inside Spirit Mountain Casino, located at 8555 Mohave Valley Highway (Arizona State Route 95), in Mohave Valley, Arizona.

The celebration will have champagne, hors d’oeuvres and cake at 12:00am MST, and D.J. Southwest provides the music until 2 :00am MST.

There will be a drawing for $2,200 in total cash during the celebration.

For more information, please call: 1 (928) 346-2000.

** Laughlin, Nevada: **

  • Avi Resort and Casino:

A special New Year’s Eve “Country Countdown Party” takes place starting at 8:00pm PT on Saturday, December 31st, 2016 inside the Grand Ballroom at the Avi Resort and Casino, located at 10000 Aha Macav Parkway, in Laughlin, Nevada.

The event will feature live country music by Sam Riddle, D.J. D.Z. playing music between sets of live band, party favors, complimentary champagne toast, and balloon drop.

Tickets are $25 or $40 per couple, includes first drink free.

For more information, please call: 1 (928) 346-2000 or purchase tickets at the Avi Resort and Casino website at: http://www.avicasino.com

  • Edgewater Hotel and Casino and Colorado Belle Hotel and Casino:

The Edgewater Hotel and Casino and sister property the Colorado Belle Hotel and Casino will be putting on a fireworks display in the sky above the Colorado River at the 2 properties at 12:00am on New Year’s Eve welcoming in 2017.

The Edgewater Hotel and Casino is located at 2020 South Casino Drive in Laughlin, Nevada and the Colorado Belle Hotel and Casino is located at 2100 South Casino Drive in Laughlin, Nevada.

For more information, please call either the Edgewater Hotel and Casino at: 1 (702) 298-2453 or the Colorado Belle Hotel and Casino at: (702) 298-4000.

** Lake Havasu City, Arizona: **

  • Martini Bay:

Ring in the New Year at Martini Bay’s New Years 2017 Neon Party being held at Martini Bay, located at 1477 Queens Bay, in Lake Havasu City, Arizona.

Prix Fixe menu featuring Filet Mignon. Dinner entertainment, DJ, party favors, champagne toast and ball drop.

Martini Bay will open at 4:00pm MST and guests can enjoy dinner anytime throughout the evening.

Reservations can be made by calling: 1 (928) 855-0888.

** Barstow, California: **

  • Hacienda Tequila:

A New Year’s Eve Ball will be held at 8:30pm MST on Saturday, December 31st, 2016 at Hacienda Tequila, located at 29836 Old Highway 58, in Barstow, California.

This event is presented by Dignity Station, which aims to help homeless artists earn an income.

There will be champagne, dancing, dinner, live music, a balloon drop, party favors, an art show and more.

Tickets are $70.00 per couple.

For more information, please call: 1 (760) 686-4392 or visit their website at: http://www.dignitystation.org

** Victorville, California: **

  • John’s Incredible Pizza:

Families looking to spend a safe and enjoyable night out with the kids as they ring in the new year are welcome to celebrate being held from 7:00pm to 1:00am PT on Saturday, December 31st, 2016 at John’s Incredible Pizza, located at 14766 Bear Valley Road, in Victorville, California.

The party will be filled with food, photos, games and fun consist of an all-you-can-eat pizza buffet with salad and a dessert bar while children of all ages can enjoy a variety of ticketed and non-ticketed games to play as they attempt to win fabulous prizes.

A photo station will be set up for guests to take silly pictures while IncrediBear may or may not photobomb you.

Once the clock strikes 12:00am PT, everybody will have the chance to watch the ball drop at midnight on the restaurant’s big screen.

Event prices start at $16.00 for the Celebration Package, which includes a buffet, beverages, free rides and game play for non-ticket games and New Year’s party accessories for the kids.

The Premium Package includes everything for $26.00 along with a $15 FunCard.

For more information, please call: 1 (760) 951-1111.

**** All event dates, times, and/or details are subject to change. Fireworks displays are weather promoted. Please contact event coordinator to verify information. ****

**** Take Care, Have Fun, Be Safe, and Happy New Year 2017 To Everybody!! ****

Breaking News!!: Needles, CA: Reports of a vehicle crashed into semi truck on Interstate 40.

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Breaking News!!: Needles, CA: Reports of a vehicle crashed into semi truck on Interstate 40.

According to the California Highway Patrol, a vehicle crashed into semi truck on eastbound Interstate 40, east of Water Road, near Needles, California.

Reports that the driver was still inside the vehicle which is in the center divider with major front end damage.

Traffic is backed up and a lane is closed as emergency crews are at the crash.

Medic Engine 31 and Medic Ambulance 31 responded to the crash.

According to the San Bernardino County Fire Department, multiple crash victims were transported to the Colorado River Medical Center.

Breaking News!!: Buena Park, CA: Riders being rescue off of the Sky Cabin ride at Knott’s Berry Farm.

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Breaking News!!: Buena Park, CA: Riders being rescue off of the Sky Cabin ride at Knott’s Berry Farm.

Riders are being rescue off of the Knott’s Berry Farm’s Sky Cabin in Buena Park, California after the ride got stuck on Friday, December 30th, 2016.

The ride was reported stuck at 5:00pm PT to the Orange County Fire Authority, but riders say that they had been stuck for at least 4 hours.

A spokesman for Knott’s Berry Farm confirmed to NBC affiliate KNBC Channel 4 that the ride broke down at 2:00pm PT and that their maintenance team made several attempts to bring the ride down before calling fire authorities hours later.

** Live Video from NBC affiliate KNBC Channel 4: **

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Firefighters from the Orange County Fire Authority attempted a rescue operation to lower reportedly 20 people, including several children and a park employee, down to the ground from the ride stuck 120 feet.

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** Pictures from NBC affiliate KNBC Channel 4: **

Knott’s Berry Farm has to be closed as the rescue operation was conducted.

Riders were fitted with a harness and lowered to safety to the ground at around 7:00pm PT.

As the first rider was lowered down, a child, a call was heard made by park officials to have 10 cotton candies ready for children once they were lowered to the ground.

At around 10:00pm PT, the final rider was rescued from the ride.

As the 8 hour ordeal came to an end, Knott’s Berry Farm tweeted that all riders, 20 park visitors and a employee, were safe.

The park employee said to NBC affiliate KNBC Channel 4 that a main brake was activated and could not be released.

Park officials say that the Sky Cabin ride will be closed until the cause of the incident is solved.

Colorado River Tri-State: New Year 2017 Weekend Weather and Traffic.

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Colorado River Tri-State: New Year 2017 Weekend Weather and Traffic.

Happy New Year 2017 Everybody!!

Here are the weather and traffic conditions in and around our community.

** As of 10:00pm PT on Monday, January 2nd, 2017: **

**** (This page will be updated throughout the New Year 2017 Weekend) ****

****  Weather Alert!!: ****

– National Weather Service:

Wind Advisory:

http://forecast.weather.gov/showsigwx.php?warnzone=NVZ021&warncounty=NVC003&firewxzone=NVZ465&local_place1=Bullhead%20City%20AZ&product1=Wind+Advisory&lat=35.1678&lon=-114.573#.WGqO6nOIYwg

**  Weather for Area: **

**** Needles, California: ****

  • Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58*F. South wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
  • Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46*F. South wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
  • Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 60*F. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
  • Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46*F. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

**** Barstow, California: ****

  • Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 50*F. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
  • Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36*F. West southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
  • Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 54*F. West wind around 10 mph.
  • Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38*F. West southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

**** Lake Havasu City, Arizona: ****

  • Monday: Cloudy, with a high near 56*F. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
  • Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47*F. South southeast wind 10 to 13 mph.
  • Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 59*F. South southeast wind 9 to 13 mph.
  • Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46*F. South southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.

**** Mohave Valley, Arizona: ****

  • Monday: Cloudy, with a high near 58*F. South wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
  • Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44*F. South wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
  • Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 59*F. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
  • Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44*F. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.

**** Bullhead City, Arizona: ****

  • Monday: Cloudy, with a high near 58*F. Breezy, with a south wind 21 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
  • Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45*F. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
  • Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60*F. South wind 6 to 11 mph.
  • Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45*F. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening.

**** Laughlin, Nevada: ****

  • Monday: Cloudy, with a high near 57*F. Breezy, with a south wind 21 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
  • Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46*F. South wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
  • Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 58*F. South wind 7 to 11 mph.
  • Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45*F. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

** More weather information at the follow weather addresses: **

National Weather Service:

http://www.weather.gov

National Weather Service’s Weather Radar:

http://radar.weather.gov/Conus/pacsouthwest_loop.php

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**** Traffic Alert!!: ****

– Caltrans District 8:

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– California Highway Patrol:

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– AZ511 (ADOT):

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Yucca, AZ: Single lane of traffic in both directions on Interstate 40 due to construction.

As you head on out to get your New Year 2017 Weekend started, a reminder to all motorists driving along Interstate 40 in the Yucca, Arizona area.

Due to construction work being done on the roadway, Interstate 40 in Yucca, Arizona, west from mile post 11.0, 1.0 miles east from Arizona State Route 95 to mile post 15.0, 5.0 miles east of Arizona State Route 95, is reduced to a single lane of traffic in both directions.

The eastbound Interstate 40 exit onto Franconia Road is closed as well as the on-ramp to eastbound Interstate 40 from Franconia Road is also closed.

The westbound Interstate 40 exit to Franconia Road is open as well as the on-ramp to westbound Interstate 40 from Franconia Road is also open.

Duration of the construction project is from 7:00am MST on Monday, September 12th, 2016 to 6:59am MST on Tuesday, Janaury 31st, 2017.

Temporary concrete barrier are being placed for road construction.

Speed reduced in the construction zone will be 45 mph and restrictions width is 16 ft.

Possible Officers and Flaggers on site.

Daytime Business Phone Number Contact: 1 (602) 712-7355.

Source: Arizona Department of Transportation (A.D.O.T.).

Event Identification: 644830

NevadaDOT:

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** More traffic information at the follow weather addresses: **

California Highway Patrol:

https://cad.chp.ca.gov/Traffic.aspx

Caltrans (California Traffic Map):

http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov

AZ511 (Arizona Traffic Map):

http://www.az511.com/traffic/

NevadaDOT (Nevada Traffic Map):

http://www.nvroads.com

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**** Take Care, Have Fun, Be Safe, and Happy New Year 2017 To Everybody!! ****

** Pictures from ZachNews. **