Breaking News!!: No votes tonight by United States House of Representatives to avoid ‘Fiscal Cliff’.

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Washington, DC: The United States House of Representatives will not be voting on any legislation to avoid the “Fiscal Cliff” tonight and will wait until earliest Tuesday to debate and possibly vote on any tax and spending legislation.

Because the United States House of Representatives will not be voting on any legislation to avoid the “Fiscal Cliff” before midnight tonight, the “fiscal cliff” will take place with taxes for most taxpayers rising and mandatory spending cuts will take place in defense and non-defense agencies.

Stay tuned to ZachNews for more information regarding this news story.

Remembering Former Mayor and City Councilman of Needles Roy Aaron Mills.

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Needles, CA: The community of Needles, California came together to remember former Mayor and City Council Member for the City of Needles Roy Aaron Mills.

 

 

Family and friends fulled the Needles Christian Church in Needles, California last Thursday for a memorial service to remember a great, caring, and helpful man who had done so much for his community and touch the lives of many who got the know him.

 

 

The memorial service began with a prayer and music by Needles Christian Church Pastor Tony Valentine followed by friends of Roy Mills sharing their favorite memories of him and talking about how much he loved his family and his community.

 

 

Roy Aaron Mills was born on Friday, April 6th, 1945 in Auckland, New Zealand.

 

 

Roy graduated from Needles High School in 1963.

 

 

Roy was a veteran of the United States Army and served in the Vietnam War.

 

 

Roy retired from ATSF (Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe) and BNSF (Burlington Northern Santa Fe) Railroad with 35 years of service being a railroad conductor and engineer.

 

 

Roy lived in Needles, California and was first elected to service the community of Needles, California in 1984 and became a mayor, a vice mayor, and city councilman over his years of serving the community he loved so much.

 

 

Roy was 67 year old when he passed away on the morning of Tuesday, December 18th, 2012 from Cancer.

 

 

Roy Aaron Mills is survived by his wife of 44 years Donna Mills, his sons Roy Jr., Jimmy, Chris, and grand children Arron, Morgan, Leslie, Zack, Jamie, and Chantele.

 

 

The memorial service ended with a tearful presentation of Roy Mills’ life followed by family and friends gave warm tearful hugs to Roy Mills’ wife and children, and grand children.

 

 

Roy Aaron Mills will be missed by many in the community he loved so much of Needles, California.

 

 

Our thoughts and condolences go out to all the families and friends of Roy Mills.

 

 

Colorado River Tri-State Weather and Events: New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day:

Colorado River Tri-State- New Year's Eve Events- Map- Monday, December 31st, 2012

Colorado River Tri-State Weather and Events: New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day:

**** Good Morning and Happy New Year’s Eve Everybody!! ****

**** If you are going out to party on New Year’s Eve, please make sure to party safely and do not drink and drive. Here are a few locations and weather reports where the party is going to be at to welcome in the 2013. Have a great party and take care everybody. ****
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** Needles, California Weather: **

– Monday, December 31st, 2012:

Mostly sunny, High 54*F.

North wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

– Monday Night:

Mostly clear, Low 34*F.

Northwest wind around 8 mph.

– Tuesday, January 1st, 2013:

Sunny, High 53*F.

North wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

– Tuesday Night:

Mostly clear, Low 37*F.

North wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

**** Needles, California New Year’s Eve Events: ****

A New Year’s Eve Celebration will be held at the Needles Elks Lodge 1608 located at 1000 Lillyhill Drive in Needles, California.

The public is invited to this New Year’s Eve Celebration which will begin with a gourmet dinner at 6:00pm PT. A New Year’s Eve dance will begin at 8:00pm PT and will features finger foods and hourly champagne toasts as the Needles Elks Lodge 1608 welcome in the New Year through the multiple time zones.

** For more information regarding this event, please contact the following contacts: **

Needles Elks Lodge 1608:

1 (760) 326-1608 or 1 (760) 326-4415
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** Laughlin, Nevada Weather: **

– Monday, December 31st, 2012:

Mostly sunny, High 55*F.

Breezy, with a north wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

– Monday Night:

Mostly clear, Low 36*F.

North wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

– Tuesday, January 1st, 2013:

Sunny, High 54*F.

Breezy, with a north wind 20 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

– Tuesday Night:

Mostly clear, Low 38*F.

Breezy, with a north wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

**** Laughlin, Nevada New Year’s Eve Events: ****

The Colorado Belle and Edgewater Hotels and Casinos will be putting on a fireworks show above the Colorado River at Midnight on New Year’s Eve. Many Casinos in Laughlin, Nevada will be offering New Year’s Eve specials and parties leading up to the fireworks show.

** More information regarding this event at the following websites: **

– Colorado Belle Hotel & Casino Website:

http://www.edgewater-casino.com/special_events.aspx

– Edgewater Hotel and Casino Website:

http://coloradobelle.com/special_events.aspx
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** Kingman, Arizona Weather: **

– Monday, December 31st, 2012:

Mostly sunny, High 41*F.

North wind 6 to 11 mph.

– Monday Night:

Mostly clear, Low 23*F.

East northeast wind around 8 mph.

– Tuesday, January 1st, 2013:

Sunny, High 42*F.

North northeast wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

– Tuesday Night:

Mostly clear, Low 26*F.

East northeast wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

**** Kingman, Arizona New Year’s Eve Events: ****

The 1st Annual New Year’s Eve Boot Scootin’ Bash! will be held at the Stetson Winery and Event Center located at 10965 North Moonscape Way in Kingman, Arizona.

The 1st Annual New Year’s Eve Boot Scootin’ Bash will include a Five Course Gourmet Dinner for dinner seating from 8:00pm to 8:15pm MT, Party Favors, Live Music, Dancing, and Champagne toast at Midnight.

Tickets are $75 per person and dress in Cowboy formal.

Shuttle service will be available.

** More information regarding this event at the following websites: **

– Go Kingman Website:

http://www.gokingman.com/stetsons-new-years-eve-boot-scootin-bash-2012
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** Lake Havasu City, Arizona Weather: **

– Monday, December 31st, 2012:

Mostly sunny, High 56*F.

North northwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

– Monday Night:

Mostly clear, Low 35*F.

North northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

– Tuesday, January 1st, 2013:

Sunny, High 55*F.

North northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

– Tuesday Night:

Mostly clear, Low 36*F.

North wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph in the evening.

Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.

**** Lake Havasu City, Arizona New Year’s Eve Events: ****

The 4th Annual Uptown Countdown celebrating New Year’s Eve in Lake Havasu City, Arizona begins at 6:00pm MT with a fireworks show scheduled for 8:00pm MT and Midnight.

The street party is 21-years-old and older after 9:00pm MT. Beer and wine will be available until 2:00am MT. There will be live music on 3 stages a olive drop at Midnight.

** More information regarding this event at the following websites: **

– Lake Havasu City Main Street Website:

http://lhcmainstreet.com/nye2012
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** National Weather Service Radar of the Colorado River Tri-State Area at: **

http://radar.weather.gov/radar.php?rid=ESX&product=N0R&overlay=11101111&loop=yes

** For more weather information, Please head to the National Weather Service website at: **

http://www.weather.gov/
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** Maps Were Made By ZachNews Using Google Earth. **

Needles, California Weather.

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Needles, California Weather.

**** Good Morning Everybody!! ****

**** Due to equipment problems, ZachNews will be on break until equipment is replace. All pass news stories before 4:00pm PT on Thursday, December 27th, 2012 are still being worked on, but all new news stories are on hold or unable to cover due to equipment problems. Please see message from ZachNews for more information. Have A Great New Year Everybody. ****
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** Needles, California Weather: **

– Friday:

Mostly sunny, High 55*F.

North wind 8 to 10 mph.

– Friday Night:

Partly cloudy, Low 37*F.

West northwest wind around 6 mph.

– Saturday:

Mostly sunny, High 56*F.

West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the morning.

– Saturday Night:

Partly cloudy, Low 38*F.

West northwest wind around 6 mph.

– Sunday:

Partly sunny, High 55*F.

West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming north in the morning.

– Sunday Night:

Mostly cloudy, Low 37*F.

** National Weather Service Radar of the Colorado River Tri-State Area at: **

http://radar.weather.gov/radar.php?rid=ESX&product=N0R&overlay=11101111&loop=yes

** For more weather information, Please head to the National Weather Service website at: **

http://www.weather.gov/
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