Tuesday, July 12, 2011
Quartzsite Declares Emergency
Council ousts mayor; online video at center of dispute
It's no surprise to me, nor I am sure, to many others who spent time in Quartzsite this past winter. The rumblings in the belly of Quartzsite, by both residents and seasonal vendors were palpably loud. Things were going to get messy.
7/12/2011 6:00:00 AM
"... The far western Arizona town of Quartzsite was in a state of upheaval Monday after the town council ousted the mayor from power and declared a state of emergency, all over an online video that shows a woman being arrested..."
The video below has generated a lot of press for the small town, where many RVin' folk make their winter home.
You can read more by following the link to the Kingman Daily Miner at the top of the post or at AZ Family