The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 8242 and its Auxiliary issued an invitation to all high school students to enter the 2021 Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest. They found their local winner in Gavin Marquez of Kofa High School. Two other Kofa High students also earned awards…
An incident involving a man wanted on a felony warrant, which prompted a response from the Special Enforcement Team (SET), ended without an arrest early Friday morning.
Two men are unknowingly examples of two different types of irrigation methods used in the Yuma area to grow a number of crops. The first carries a shovel as he sets out to surface irrigate a freshly planted winter vegetable crop in the north Yuma Valley near Avenue C and First Street. The se…
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DEAR SAVVY SENIOR – What are the rules regarding inherited IRAs? When my mom died this year, I inherited her traditional IRA and would like to know what I need to do to execute it properly. – Confused Daughter
By EUGENIA LAST
The concept of banning books tends to invoke mental images of a time past, perhaps of people dressed in Puritan-style clothing, standing around a blazing bonfire while someone with a very stern face chucks stacks and stacks of books into the flames.
Having studied film in school, I tend to watch a lot of movies. Not as many as you’d think, but still a decent amount. This year I’ve seen 90 to date; mostly on my TV, laptop or even phone. But after attending the Manhattan Short Film Festival on Thursday, I’m reminded how magical it feels t…
I think I finally understand what white privilege looks like.
The series is a collaboration between Greater Yuma Economic Development Corp., 4FrontED, Greater Yuma Port Authority and OPRODE, an economic development organization in San Luis Rio Colorado, Sonora, which joined forces to put together the latest five-week series.
DR. ALFONSO TELLEZ
State and National News
Red Star fans light fireworks during a Serbian National soccer league derby match between Partizan and Red Star in Belgrade, Serbia, Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021.
Flames burn up a tree as part of the Windy Fire in the Trail of 100 Giants grove in Sequoia National Forest, Calif., on Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection mounted officers attempt to contain migrants trying to cross the Rio Grande river from Ciudad Acuna, Mexico, into Del Rio, Texas, Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021.