#NeedlesNow, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, Jan. 21,
NEEDLES — The city is planning four workshops for local residents and businesses leading up to a March 12 public hearing on proposed increases in services and rates for handling solid waste and recycling.
#NeedlesNow, Sunday, Jan. 20
NEEDLES — Lady ’Stangs basketball posted two NIAA 2A South League wins over the past week: an edge-of-the-seat 43-42 win over Calvary Chapel in Las Vegas on Jan. 10; and an anticlimactic 69-11 win over Adelson in The Corral on Jan. 14.
LAS VEGAS — Repeated attempts to contact Coach Manuel Calderon have still not produced a report of Lady ’Stangs basketball's game with The Meadows on Jan. 19. The Needles Desert Star was able to confirm a final score with a team mom: Needles won the NIAA 2A game 50-8. More details will be po…
NEEDLES — Mustang basketball’s playoff hopes remain alive after winning one and losing one game in NIAA 2A South Leaguer competition over the past week. They beat Adelson 58-53 in a Monday night cliffhanger in The Corral after losing 64-31 to Calvary Chapel in that team’s gym on Jan. 10.
NEEDLES — The first people of the Tri-state area focus on the future in a multi-day celebration this week, as the 42nd annual Fort Mojave Indian Days return.
NEEDLES — Royalty contestants for the 42nd Colorado River Round Up Rodeo have until Sunday, March 11, to submit applications and a non-refundable $75 application fee. Applications can be printed from the website www.needlesrodeo.com; call Royalty Director Kim Willis at 760-774-9238 or send e…
NEEDLES — Fans of the local celebration of beauty and speed can double their fun this year with a two-day pass for $10: half the price the $10 a day tickets command during the Feb. 23 and 24 event.
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NEEDLES — The Needles Hiking Club, established in the 2017-18 school year, met every Tuesday to plan and discuss places to hike. Every month, the club members hiked a new trail in the Tri-state area. Some of the trails hiked by the 25 club members were Aspen Peak and Potato Patch, trails in …
KINGMAN — Jim Hinckley, internationally acclaimed author, lecturer, historian, tour guide, and tour development consultant, will be at Kingman’s Independence Day celebration to sign his new book: 100 Things to Do on Route 66 Before You Die.
NEEDLES — The project consisting of installing 16 cameras with video recording within the El Garces building has been completed by Data Gear Inc.
NEEDLES — Though lowering clouds and gusty winds may have conspired to reduce attendance on Saturday the 42nd running of the Colorado River Round Up Rodeo “did very, very well,” according to the Needles Rodeo Association’s Judy Thornton. She reported that Friday night was a record-setter, wi…