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Needles, CA: Needles Middle School and Needles High School presents Holiday Concert 2017 on Wednesday.

Needles, CA: Needles Middle School and Needles High School presents Holiday Concert 2017 on Wednesday.

Needles Middle School and Needles High School will be joining together band and choir members for a joint holiday concert starting at 7:00pm PT on Wednesday, December 20th, 2017 inside the auditorium at Needles High School, located at 1600 Washington Street near Park Avenue, in Needles, California.

Come and enjoy wonderful music that will get you warmed up in the Christmas and holiday spirit.

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Needles, CA: Adjourned Needles City Council and Needles Public Utility Authority Meeting on Tuesday.

Needles, CA: Adjourned Needles City Council and Needles Public Utility Authority Meeting on Tuesday.

An adjourned Needles City Council and Needles Public Utility Authority Meeting will be held on Tuesday, December 19th, 2017 inside the Needles City Council Chambers located off the J Street, next to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station sign and flag pole, at the Needles Civic Center located at 1111 Bailey Avenue in Needles, California.

Parking is located around the Needles Civic Center just off of J Street near the Needles Recreation Center or just off of Bailey Avenue near the San Bernardino County Needles Branch Library building.

The adjourned Needles City Council and Needles Public Utility Authority Meeting will start after Executive Session at 6:00pm PT.

**** You can view the full adjourned Needles City Council and Needles Public Utility Authority Meeting agenda packet at the following City of Needles website address: ****

http://www.cityofneedles.com/2017%20WEBSITE%20FILE%20POSTING/1%20CITY%20COUNCIL/12%20DECEMBER/cc_121917-agenda%20ALL.pdf

**** You can view other City of Needles meetings agendas at the following City of Needles website address: ****

http://cityofneedles.com/Pages/Departments-Services/Boards/

For more information regarding the Needles City Council Meetings, please contact Dale Jones in the City Clerk’s Office at the City of Needles at: 1 (760) 326-2113 Ext. 345.

Fort Mohave, AZ: WOW! Mobile Produce Pantry today.

Fort Mohave, AZ: WOW! Mobile Produce Pantry today.

WOW! Mobile Produce Pantry will be providing fresh fruit and veggies as well as pantry items and packaged goods from 10:00am to 2:00pm MST on Friday, December 15th, 2017 at Caring Hearts Foodbank Ministry, located at 4195 South Lynn Drive near Valencia Road and Arizona Highway 95, in Fort Mohave, Arizona.

Come Early – Come Late, Put More Plants on Your Plate, we guarantee quality and value on the date. Choose up 60-lbs fresh, seasonal Produce and assorted pantry items for free – WOW!

There will be double pantry lines for less wait and items available in the food pantry includes melons, basil plants, eggs, sausage breakfast muffins, lettuce, assorted bread – crackers – cookies, and so much more.

Donations are gratefully accepted during the WOW! Mobile Produce Pantry event.

Don’t forget that the next WOW! Mobile Produce Pantry event will be held from 10:00am to 2:00pm MST on Friday, December 15th, 2017 at Caring Hearts Foodbank Ministry.

WOW! Mobile Produce Pantry is a ‘Farmer’s Market-style’ unrestricted food distribution, and unlike traditional mobile markets, offer rescued produce and assorted pantry items – imperfectly delicious, blemished seconds that would be slated for a landfill.

Come on by and put more plants on your plate, we guarantee quality and value on the date.

Unrestricted access to choose over 60 lbs of fresh, seasonal produce and assorted pantry items as well as assorted, imperfectly delicious produce and miscellaneous pantry items for Free!!

Be part of the affordable solution with unrestricted access that benefits the environment, and combats food insecurity, hunger and poverty throughout the Colorado River River Valley Tri-State through local food and nutrition community outreach programs.

** More information about the upcoming event can be found at the following Facebook page at: **

https://www.facebook.com/WOWproduceMarket/

For more information or have any questions, please contact Betty Rae either by phone at: 1 (928) 758-7689 or by email at: mojavedesertnutrition@frontier.com

** Flyer from WOW! Mobile Produce Pantry: **

Needles, CA: Person arrested for felon in possession of a firearm and sales of narcotics.

Needles, CA: Person arrested for felon in possession of a firearm and sales of narcotics.

According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, at 2:44pm PT on Wednesday, December 13th, 2017, deputies from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station served a search warrant at an apartment in the 1900 block of Clary Drive in Needles, California.

A loaded handgun and evidence of drug sales were found in the apartment.

The firearm was found to be reported stolen from Kingman, Arizona.

According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, 41 year old Bruce Allen Martin from Needles, California was arrested at the scene for PC 29800(a) – felon in possession of a firearm, and H&S 11378 – sales of narcotics.

Bruce Allen Martin was booked into the High Desert Detention Center and is being held on $50,000 bail.

** Pictures from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station: **

News Update!!: Bullhead City, AZ: Water service is slowly being restored following water outages.

News Update!!: Bullhead City, AZ: Water service is slowly being restored following water outages.

According to the EPCOR Utilities Inc., water is slowly being restored to the Mohave District service area, which includes the Bullhead City, Arizona area, after a water outages occurred at 6:20am MST on Thursday, December 14th, 2017.

The area that was affected by the water outage included 375-563 Marina Blvd.; 372-569 Harbor Dr.;  1970-1850 (Even Only) Oliver Dr.; 1970-1861 (All) and 1858-1764 (Even Only) Artesia Dr.; 1970-1871 (All) and 1869-1765 (Odd Only) Granada Dr.; 1969-1884 Clearwater Dr.; 1975-1900 Diamond Dr.; and 1970-1909 Avalon Dr.

EPCOR Utilities Crews restored water service at around 1:00pm MST after replacing a water valve.

Another water outages occurred at around 10:15am MST to the area of 1966-1818 Del Norte Dr.; 1969-1829 Monterey Dr.; and 1870-1814 El Dorado Dr.

Details on this water outage has not yet been release, but EPCOR Utilities Crews are working on restoring water service to that area.

Breaking News!!: San Bernardino, CA: Armed man arrested after stand off near a day care center.

Breaking News!!: San Bernardino, CA: Armed man arrested after stand off near a day care center.

According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, an armed man has been arrested after a stand off with authorities near a day care center on Thursday, December 14th, 2017.

The incident occurred this morning with a probation check near 40th Street and Cottage Drive in San Bernardino, California.

The situation turned into a short foot pursuit and stand off with the man holding a gun to his head prompting a large law enforcement response and a lockdown of the area.

The armed man surrendered to authorities and has been taken into police custody a few minutes ago.

Reports that there were approximately 30 children inside the day care center, Oak Grove Learning Center, and are reportedly safe.

No schools in San Bernardino, California were impacted by this stand off.

More information is still coming into ZachNews.

 

Breaking News!!: Bullhead City, AZ: Water outages reported.

Breaking News!!: Bullhead City, AZ: Water outages reported.

According to the EPCOR Utilities Inc., a water outages has occurred in their Mohave District service area, which includes the Bullhead City, Arizona area.

The water outage was reported 6:20am MST on Thursday, December 14th, 2017.

** Picture Above from EPCOR Utilities Inc.: **

**** Water Outage: Affected Areas: ****

  • 375-563 Marina Blvd.
  • 372-569 Harbor Dr.
  • 1970-1850 (Even Only) Oliver Dr.
  • 1970-1861 (All) and 1858-1764 (Even Only) Artesia Dr.
  • 1970-1871 (All) and 1869-1765 (Odd Only) Granada Dr.
  • 1969-1884 Clearwater Dr.
  • 1975-1900 Diamond Dr.
  • 1970-1909 Avalon Dr.

As of 9:51am MST, EPCOR Utilities Inc. said the estimated time of restoring water service is 1:00pm MST and crews are working to replace a water valve.

** Picture Above from EPCOR Utilities Inc.: **

As of 10:15am MST, EPCOR Utilities Inc. reports more customers affected by a water outages in their Mohave District.

**** Water Outage 2: Affected Areas: ****

  • 1966-1818 Del Norte Dr.
  • 1969-1829 Monterey Dr.
  • 1870-1814 El Dorado Dr.

According to EPCOR Utilities Inc., the estimated time of restoring second water service is 11:00am MST.

More information is still coming into ZachNews.