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To The Editor: Was a race vehicle taken and stripped at the Parker 425?

Photo: Race-Dezert.com “Received some information that car 3007 broke down and apparently was stripped down to nothing. Did you hear about this? The initial report I heard from the Best In The Desert official was a black, late model Dodge Ram P/U with 2 Orange pit bikes in the back. As reported from the first BITD official on site, the …

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To The Editor: Walmart RV Resort

“Why has Walmart turned into an RV resort? Have you seen the parking lot at 6am? It has more than twenty RVs parked there. They don’t leave either. They are there after work too. Takes up so much space during a season where the town is already busy with winter visitors.” – Parking At Walmart Sucks Thanks for the question, …

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To The Editor: Missing Dog

Missing: a yellow lab named Maddie. She’s over 10 years old, and got out yesterday around 3pm in the 1300 block of Palo Verde Avenue in Parker. She has a pink print collar and no tags. If anyone has seen Maddie or knows where to find her, please call (928) 669-2999.

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To The Editor: High school uniform useless under clothes!

“Parker High School needs to address the issue of school uniform shirts that parents are forced to buy and students are forced to wear. The problem: students simply put another shirt over the uniform shirt so all that is seen is barely the collar of a tee or polo. What is the point of having parents pay for uniform shirts …

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To The Editor: A story from Parker Animal Shelter

The following is a note I received from one of the volunteers at Parker Animal Shelter: “A good news story for you, we just live trapped a female chihuahua mix in the Walmart parking lot. She had been living in the back of Walmart since July after being thrown out of a car. Walmart employees were feeding her dog biscuits …

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To The Editor: Is this weekend’s Best in the Desert race still on?

From Pete R: “If the federal government shutdown remains through this weekend, how will it affect the BlueWater Desert Challenge off-road race? I heard they were already making plans to shut it down, which means this huge event may not be happening now?! Please tell us if this is true.” ——— Most desert races require permits for usage of federal …

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To The Editor: Missing trailer FOUND

This from Amber Byrd: It appears a utility trailer belonging to the Soroptimist International of Parker has gone missing from Gene Price Motorsports north of Parker. Has anyone seen this trailer? If so, please call La Paz County Sheriff’s Department at (928) 669-6141. —— UPDATE: It appears the truck was stolen, towed away after 10 p.m. Monday night using a …

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To The Editor: Missing dog!

“This cute little puppy was found at the County offices on Joshua Avenue this morning with orange collar but no tag. If you know who he belongs to, please contact them immediately. He was friendly but scared and has been lost for at least a day. He has been taken to the Parker Animal Shelter 928-669-8774. He needs a bath, …

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To The Editor: Reward offered for finding Toby

A letter about a missing dog: Hi John, While camping at Big River RV Park last Saturday night (August 3rd) our dog Toby managed to escape out of our trailer window. We searched until late Sunday night but had to return back home to Long Beach for work. We are heading back to Big River Friday to Sunday to scour …

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To The Editor: Tortoise Homecoming

Just want to thank you for your efforts with our stolen tortoise. Because of your article on Parker Live, Quartzsite Paper also picked up the story and ran it. Well, after 3 1/2 months, we found Taxie! Eureka! The man that had Taxie stated someone who had found her on the other side of the railroad tracks in Big River …

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