Lake Mead News

6/25/2017 9:07:00 PM
9News
Well, one family in Rifle got to see that firsthand when their house caught fire Friday. Colorado River Fire Rescue's Maria Pina says a home out in Garfield County caught fire while the two families that lived in it were out. The home was completely ...

6/25/2017 8:30:00 PM
KTNV
LAS VEGAS (KTNV) - The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is investigating its 10th officer-involved shooting of the year after a shootout at a residence near Bookbinder Drive and Lake Mead Boulevard. Police responded to reports of a shooting around ...

6/25/2017 6:42:00 PM
WHAS 11
Maria Pina with Colorado River Fire Rescue says there’s another trick you can pull to help save you and your family’s lives. Close your bedroom door. It’s that simple – and it can be a major difference between life and death. Of course, you should ...

6/25/2017 12:41:00 AM
Mohave Daily News
It is really fun here. I love it. Kids Column is a weekly feature, appearing each Sunday in the Mohave Valley Daily News. It is written by members of the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Colorado River. For more about the club, go to www.clubriver.org.

6/24/2017 11:51:00 PM
Havasu News
The center is hoped to become the mecca of water research and education on the Lower Colorado River. It will be the new home to the city’s water quality research lab, which will be set behind glass - providing the public with a behind-the-scenes look at ...

6/24/2017 11:34:00 PM
news3lv.com
Two people are dead after a two-vehicle crash Saturday evening in the northeast Las Vegas valley. The crash occurred just before 10 p.m. in the intersection of Judson Avenue and Marion Drive, north of East Lake Mead Boulevard, according to Lt. Ken Romain ...

6/24/2017 11:31:00 PM
Daily Herald
Well-written and enlightening. ‘Where the Water Goes: Life and Death Along the Colorado River’ David Owen’s “Where the Water Goes: Life and Death Along the Colorado River” is an important book that is also a pleasure to read. Beginning at the ...

6/24/2017 10:55:00 PM
WLTX
Maria Pina with Colorado River Fire Rescue says there’s another trick you can pull to help save you and your family’s lives. Close your bedroom door. It’s that simple – and it can be a major difference between life and death. Of course, you should ...

6/24/2017 10:02:00 PM
KYMA Channel 11
The Colorado River Tea Party held a rally Saturday afternoon at Joe Henry Park to showcase their support for current President Donald Trump. State Representatives Don Shooter, Penny Pew, and Paul Gosar circulated petitions to run for office next year.

6/24/2017 4:21:00 AM
International Business Times
2. Lake Mead National Recreation Area This recreational area spans over 1.4 million acres across Arizona and Nevada. But the area around Lake Mead can be quite dangerous for hikers from early spring to late fall. This happens due to extensive desert heat.

6/23/2017 10:37:00 PM
The Good Men Project
The nation’s two largest reservoirs, Lake Mead on the Arizona/Nevada border and Lake Powell on the Arizona/Utah border, were brim full in the year 2000. Four short years later, they had lost enough water to supply California its legally apportioned share ...

6/23/2017 3:18:00 PM
Lasvegas Now
LAS VEGAS - A barricade situation in the northwest part of Las Vegas ended early Friday morning. The incident took place near Lake Mead and Rampart Boulevards. Police responded to the 8000 block of Sea Glen Drive early Friday morning. There were no reports ...

6/23/2017 6:22:00 AM
High County News
Paul Bruchez is a contributor to Writers on the Range, the opinion service of High Country News. He is a rancher who lives near Kremmling, Colorado. The Colorado River runs through the heart of my family’s ranch near Kremmling, Colorado, where I live and ...

6/23/2017 6:21:00 AM
inkstain.net
One of the main focuses of the class I help teach in the fall, “Contemporary Issues in Water Management“, is the nature and function of “coupled human and natural systems”. (In fact, might say it’s the main focus of the entire UNM Water Resources ...

6/23/2017 12:49:00 AM
Havasu News
When Rose Davis read news reports last week that Nevada’s Lake Mead would sink by about 20 feet by January 2019, she jumped out of her seat. Davis is a media relations spokeswoman for the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, and the announced decline came as a ...

6/23/2017 12:18:00 AM
Mohave Daily News
LAKE MEAD — Arizona risks losing water rights because of a lingering, nearly two-decade long drought in the Colorado River that could restrict water use ranging from farmers’ crops to how many households receive water, state water experts say.

6/22/2017 4:21:00 PM
www.prlog.org
MOAB, Utah - June 22, 2017 - PRLog-- The vacation mecca of Moab owes much of its allure to the Colorado River that cuts across its northern boundary. Nestled between the red rock wonders of Canyonlands and Arches National Parks and fed by the breathtaking ...

6/22/2017 10:42:00 AM
adventure-journal.com
The nation’s two largest reservoirs, Lake Mead on the Arizona/Nevada border and Lake Powell on the Arizona/Utah border, were brim full in the year 2000. Four short years later, they had lost enough water to supply California its legally apportioned share ...

6/22/2017 7:18:00 AM
High County News
Paul Bruchez is a contributor to Writers on the Range, the opinion service of High Country News. He is a rancher who lives near Kremmling, Colorado. The Colorado River runs through the heart of my family’s ranch near Kremmling, Colorado, where I live and ...

6/22/2017 1:00:00 AM
Mohave Daily News
BOULDER CITY, Nev. — A Kingman teenager died over the weekend in an apparent drowning at Lake Mead National Recreation Area. According to reports from the National Parks Service, Austin Reed, 18, disappeared while swimming at Gregg’s Hideout at Lake ...

6/22/2017 12:59:00 AM
inkstain.net
Chuck Cullom, the Central Arizona Project’s Colorado River Programs Manager, asked a great question during my lunch talk last week at the Universities Council on Water Resources annual meeting. It was a panel with me and Bill and Rosemarie Alley ...

6/22/2017 12:06:00 AM
arizonadailyindependent.com
PHOENIX – On June 19, 2017, Beatrice Denise Welsh, 40, of Parker, Ariz., a member of the Colorado River Indian Tribes, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Douglas L. Rayes to 42 months in prison. Welsh was found guilty by a federal jury of assault ...

6/22/2017 12:02:00 AM
Denver Post
On our second day, my daughters and I opted for a river raft ride down the Colorado River with Mad Adventures that yielded sightings of beaver, bald eagles (including an eaglet in the nest) and even a bear. The trip to Drowsy Water reminded me that dude ...

6/21/2017 11:26:00 PM
classifieds.hcn.org
Join Wildlands Network, Jon Huertas from NBC's hit show "This is Us," Holiday River Expeditions and conservation luminaries on a 3-night, 4-day whitewater trip through Ruby/Horsethief and Westwater Canyons - August 10-13, 2017. Our voyage will begin 250 ...

6/21/2017 11:03:00 PM
ismboard.com
Bob Rose, chief meteorologist for the Lower Colorado River Authority, addresses local meteorologists and media at a briefing April 26. While Tropical Storm Cindy's torrential rains have grabbed the headlines, coastal flooding in Southeast Louisiana and MS ...

6/21/2017 10:16:00 PM
The Daily Sentinel
In all, Lake Powell is to release just under 9 million acre-feet of water downstream this year, or 7.5 million acre-feet to meet the terms of the 1922 Colorado River compact, and 750,000 acre-feet for Mexico under a 1944 treaty. Lake Powell functions as a ...

6/21/2017 12:33:00 AM
KRON4
Around 2:30 a.m. police responded to reports that a home was being burglarized on Lake Mead Dr. It was a neighbor who called in after hearing a loud noise, and then saw two people trying to break into the home’s garage. Breaking-overnight burglar case in ...

6/20/2017 9:38:00 PM
trip101.com
Willow Beach, with its 378 km (235 miles) of shoreline, lies by Lake Mohave in the Lake Mead National Recreation Area, and is heaven for everybody who loves fun in the water and being out in nature. There is a wide variety of wildlife living around the ...

6/20/2017 6:11:00 PM
The Schulenburg Sticker
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6/20/2017 12:42:00 PM
Associated Press
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) -- The 18-year-old who died while tubing on a northern Colorado river was visiting from the Seattle area. Authorities said Tuesday that Maxmillian Lopez of Kirkland, Washington drowned in the Cache la Poudre (kash-luh-POO'-dur ...

6/20/2017 1:00:00 AM
NBC Bay Area
At 2:23 a.m., a resident on Lake Mead Drive reported hearing a loud crash. They saw a neighbor's garage door had been pried open and two people inside the home, police said. When officers arrived they saw flashlights coming from inside the home ...

6/20/2017 12:37:00 AM
Denver Post
FORT COLLINS, Colo. — Authorities say an 18-year-old man has died after falling off a tube raft on a northern Colorado River. The Fort Collins Coloradoan reports the teen fell into the Cache la Poudre (kash-luh-POO’-dur) River on Sunday. His name hasn ...

6/20/2017 12:15:00 AM
KTNV
Another person is dead after going for a swim at Lake Mead National Recreation Area over the weekend. An 18-year-old man disappeared while swimming between 2 and 3 p.m. June 17. His body was recovered at 10:18 a.m. June 18 in the same area he was last seen.

6/19/2017 11:18:00 PM
Tucson Sentinel
Arizona risks losing water rights because of a lingering, nearly two-decade long drought in the Colorado River that could restrict water use ranging from farmers’ crops to how many households receive water, state water experts say. Calcium rings around ...

6/19/2017 11:18:00 PM
Casa Grande Valley Newspaper
PARKER – Arizona risks losing water rights because of a lingering, nearly two-decade long drought in the Colorado River that could restrict water use ranging from farmers’ crops to how many households receive water, state water experts say. Calcium ...

6/19/2017 8:52:00 PM
Lasvegas Now
BOULDER CITY, Nev. - An 18-year-old boy died Saturday while swimming at Lake Mead National Recreation Area. Authorities at the park say around 4 p.m. on June 17, Lake Mead Interagency Communication Center received a call about the teen who disappeared ...

6/19/2017 8:39:00 PM
Las Vegas Sun
More of the Colorado River will evaporate in reservoirs like Lake Mead. A shrinking snowpack will reduce supplies while populations are expected to increase. That will aggravate problems like overallocation and the fact that agriculture, which contributes ...

6/18/2017 6:56:00 PM
azcentral.com
Allhands: What's driving Arizona's next big water fight? Joanna Allhands: Arizona has huge issues to work through before it approves a drought contingency plan for Lake Mead. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/2sIvFgb

6/18/2017 7:39:00 AM
News Week
This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article. The nation’s two largest reservoirs, Lake Mead on the Arizona/Nevada border and Lake Powell on the Arizona/Utah border, were brim full in the year 2000. Four short ...

6/18/2017 7:32:00 AM
Fox 5 KVVU-TV
The National Park Service now has a faster way to get to emergencies on Lake Mead. The Cessna 206 has been upgraded to include a new engine, new avionics, new paint, and floats so it can land on water. Lake Mead has not had a plane that can land on water ...

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