Needles, California

What is Needles, California known for?


writing campaign

, the Alliance was able to mount a letter writing campaign that helped delay the EIS for an additional 90 days. This initial delay gave activists the time to form Don't Waste California and build a grassroots campaign that eventually stopped Ward Valley from opening. Plot The premise involves two street race (street racing)rs (played by Taylor and Wilson) who live on the road in their highly-modified 1955 Chevy "One-Fifty" (Chevrolet_150#1955) two-door sedan and drift from


main theme

in Needles, California. They interviewed witnesses, used scientific equipment not available in 2003 (Sci-Fi Channel's investigation), but found no further information than had previously been discovered. The main theme of the program was of a major military presence (military) and cover-up. right thumb 100px U.S. Route 91 (Image:US 91 (CA).svg) The Arrowhead Trail (Arrowhead Trail (auto trail)), an auto trail connecting Salt Lake City (Salt Lake City, UT) with Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA), initially took a longer route via present US 95 and former US 66 (US 66 (CA)) between Las Vegas and Needles (Needles, California), as the more direct Old Spanish Trail (Old Spanish Trail (trade route)) was in very poor condition. Official Automobile Blue Book, Volume Eight, 1917, p. 501 Clason Map Company, Touring Atlas of the United States, 1925 The "Silver Lake (Silver Lake, California) cutoff", which would save about 90 miles (145 km), Van Nuys News, Auto Club News, December 21, 1923 was proposed by 1920, Los Angeles Times, Brice Canyon, Zion Canyon National Park, Utah, December 26, 1920, p. VIII1 and completed in 1925 as an oiled road by San Bernardino County (San Bernardino County, CA). Eric Charles Nystrom, National Park Service, From Neglected Space To Protected Place: An Administrative History of Mojave National Preserve, March 2003 Los Angeles Times, State Takes Over Cut-off to Nevada Line, October 25, 1925, p. G12 The Bureau of Public Roads and the state of Nevada both urged its inclusion in the state highway system, the former as part of the federal aid highway connecting Salt Lake City and Los Angeles, California Highway Advisory Committee and Arthur Hastings Breed, Report of a Study of the State Highway System of California, California State Printing Office, 1925, p. 97 and the state legislature did that in 1925, From Essex, the original alignment followed Goffs Road through Goffs (Goffs, California) and joining I-40 at the U.S. Route 95 (U.S. Route 95 in California) exit. A later alignment is now I-40 from Goffs. The original highway winds around I-40 in the Needles (Needles, California) area, before crossing the Colorado River into Arizona. The western route parallelling the Colorado River, covers more plains, of the Colorado Desert Mojave Desert, rising to, and down from various ''mountain passes'', (for example south of Needles, California(the Sacramento Mountains (California)), or Searchlight, Nevada). Wash (Wash (creek))es-(no rivers), drain from the west into the Lower Colorado River, south from Lake Mead-Hoover Dam.


volcanic field

when unsold space was available at train time. '''Pisgah Crater''', or '''Pisgah Volcano


quot putting

&dq popular+mechanics+July+1932+airplane&hl en&ei IoAZTePWB-DRnAe63OjPDg&sa X&oi book_result&ct result&resnum 7&ved 0CDgQ6AEwBjg8#v onepage&q&f true "Putting A River In Its Place" ''Popular Mechanics'', July 1949 Needles is a tourism and recreation center, a tradition going back for decades. The city is the eastern gateway to the Mojave National Preserve, a scenic desert National Park. Climate Needles, like Death Valley


community medical

protection to the City of Needles and houses three Type I Engine companies and one Water Tender. The station is staffed with one paid officer augmented by limited-term firefighters and paid-call firefighters living in the community. Medical services For many years, Needles was home to a full-service hospital with a 24-hour emergency room. From Essex, the original alignment followed Goffs Road through Goffs (Goffs, California) and joining I-40 at the U.S. Route 95 (U.S. Route 95 in California) exit. A later alignment is now I-40 from Goffs. The original highway winds around I-40 in the Needles (Needles, California) area, before crossing the Colorado River into Arizona. The western route parallelling the Colorado River, covers more plains, of the Colorado Desert Mojave Desert, rising to, and down from various ''mountain passes'', (for example south of Needles, California(the Sacramento Mountains (California)), or Searchlight, Nevada). Wash (Wash (creek))es-(no rivers), drain from the west into the Lower Colorado River, south from Lake Mead-Hoover Dam.


national natural

, and From Essex, the original alignment followed Goffs Road through Goffs (Goffs, California) and joining I-40 at the U.S. Route 95 (U.S. Route 95 in California) exit. A later alignment is now I-40 from Goffs. The original highway winds around I-40 in the Needles (Needles, California) area, before crossing the Colorado River into Arizona. The western route parallelling the Colorado River, covers more plains, of the Colorado Desert Mojave Desert, rising to, and down from various ''mountain passes'', (for example south of Needles, California(the Sacramento Mountains (California)), or Searchlight, Nevada). Wash (Wash (creek))es-(no rivers), drain from the west into the Lower Colorado River, south from Lake Mead-Hoover Dam.


educational training

School (new home of Needles Head Start, and no longer a regular public school), Vista Colorado Elementary School (Grades K–5), Needles Middle School (Grades 6–8), Needles High School (Grades 9–12), and the Educational Training Center (Grades 9–12). Needles High School, due to its distance from other California schools, is a member of the Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association, along with four other similarly placed California schools: Truckee (Truckee High School), North Tahoe


view+medical

-01-05 Nearby is the much larger Valley View Medical Center, which houses a large obstetrics ward, pediatric unit, emergency room, outpatient therapy, intensive care unit, telemetry, and surgical unit. Education Needles' elementary schools and Needles High School are part of the Needles Unified School District. The school district is one of the largest in the United States in terms of area with almost in its boundaries. The district runs from


made appearances

Spike , Snoopy's desert-dwelling brother from Needles, California, who was apparently named for Schulz's own childhood dog. See Charles M. Schulz Snoopy also had six other siblings (Snoopy's siblings), and a total of five of his siblings made some appearances in the strip. Those who made appearances are brothers Andy, Olaf, and Marbles (in addition to Spike), and a sister Belle. The Union Pacific Railroad is the only class-one railroad to provide rail freight


news show

Secretary of Defense, in which they spoke of the new program at Needles High School called MOCK National Security Workshop. The students were also interviewed for the nationwide, fifteen-minute television news show, ''Channel One News'', where the episode was aired on October 25. * Needles was the main site of a 2009 ''UFO Hunters'' episode investigating a supposed UFO Crash. * Needles High School was on a ''School Pride'' television episode November 12, 2010

Needles, California

'''Needles''' (Mojave (Mojave language): ''ʼAha Kuloh'') is a city located in the Mojave Desert on the western banks of the Colorado River (Colorado River (U.S.)) in San Bernardino County (San Bernardino County, California), California. It is located in the Mohave Valley which straddles the California–Arizona–Nevada border. The city is accessible via Interstate 40 and U.S. Route 95. The population was 4,844 at the 2010 census, up from 4,830 at the 2000 census.

Needles was named after "The Needles", a group of pointed rocks on the Arizona side of the river. The large Mohave (Mohave people) Native American (Native Americans in the United States) community shares the nearby Fort Mojave Indian Reservation and the town. Needles is a gateway to the Mojave National Preserve.

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