Parker Blues Festival a hit

Hundreds filled the lawn at the south stage at La Paz County Park for the Parker Blues Festival, where blues bands entertained the happy crowd, classic car owners showed their shine, beer was served and vendors sold food next to the Saturday swap meet. The weather was kind too; festival goers had a temperature of around 82 degrees with partly …

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Shelly’s new bike

Parker resident Shelly Rhode with the Arizona Centennial Copper Chopper, her new motorcycle, won in a raffle from the Arizona Centennial Commission.

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A Saturday in Parker: from the Air

Aerial photography by Michael Collins. The La Paz County Fair carnival rides at Parker South. Motocross track at the La Paz County Fair. Ski races at BlueWater Resort & Casino. Construction on the new bridge over the Colorado River (just south of the existing one). Planes line up at Parker airport. Fire burned Alewine Furniture Store to the ground last …

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