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The Humane Society of Yuma has completed Phase One of a solar project to reduce its ecological footprint and put more of its donor dollars directly into the animals in its care, the nonprofit recently announced.

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The Yuma County Board of Supervisors will discuss the possibility of adopting a "dark sky" ordinance during its meeting Wednesday, moved from Monday due to the President's Day holiday.

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AURORA, Ill. (AP) — The man who opened fire and killed five co-workers at a suburban Chicago manufacturing plant took a gun he wasn't allowed to have to a job he must have known he was about to lose.

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Editor’s note: Meeting times should be verified prior to attending. Send changes to mknaub@yumasun.com.

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This week played out like a series of soap operas. Between Feb. 7thth and 13th, YPD had 2,230 calls for service, which generated 210 police reports. Here is a list of some of the calls we handled:

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NEW YORK (AP) — In early November, word began to leak that Amazon was serious about choosing New York to build a giant new campus. The city was eager to lure the company and its thousands of high-paying tech jobs, offering billions in tax incentives and lighting the Empire State Building in …

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HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Kerry Adamowicz hoped that a meeting with Hartford Yard Goats officials might lead to a few peanut-free days or maybe a peanut-free section at the team's Double-A baseball stadium, so her son and other children with food allergies could enjoy a game.

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CHICAGO (AP) — Reform is not a concept usually embraced by Chicago politicians known for their patronage, but after corruption charges were filed against a powerful alderman and a court got involved in overseeing the city's troubled police department, the word is now on the lips of the 14 ca…

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PHOENIX (AP) — Advocates for a health insurance program for children from low-income families are pushing lawmakers not to let Arizona once-again become the only state to freeze enrollment in the program.

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SEDONA, Ariz. (AP) — Coconino National Forest officials say recent flooding from storm runoff in the Sedona area of north-central Arizona damaged and closed campgrounds and day-use areas along creeks in the Red Rock Ranger District.

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CHICAGO (AP) — In a story Feb. 15 about a Department of Energy lithium-ion battery research and development project, The Associated Press reported erroneously the amount that would be spent over three years and the name of Hans Eric Melin's company. The correct amount is $15 million, not $15…

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COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — When he took the job 15 years ago, Horry County Emergency Manager Randy Webster figured his biggest disasters would be wind and surge rolling over his county's beaches, South Carolina's top tourist destination.

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A federal judge on Friday permanently blocked the Trump administration from imposing conditions that police departments cooperate with immigration authorities to receive law enforcement grants.

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AURORA, Ill. (AP) — A 15-year employee being fired from a suburban Chicago manufacturing company started shooting Friday, killing five co-workers and wounding five police officers before he was killed by police, authorities said.

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PHOENIX – House Speaker Rusty Bowers is blowing off a threat by the Gila River Indian Community to pull out of the drought contingency plan and deny the state its water — if he pursues his own legislation on forfeiture of water rights.

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Winter weather enveloping California's mountains for a fourth straight day Friday kept skiers from hitting the slopes at the start of the Presidents Day holiday weekend, with snow so deep that plows could not tackle it and cities scrambled to find places to pile it.

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PHOENIX (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "Pick 3" game were:

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PHOENIX (AP) — These Arizona lotteries were drawn Friday:

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Several Democratic presidential candidates are spending the long holiday weekend on the campaign trail, while a Republican has announced he's creating an exploratory committee for a possible 2020 run.

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NOTE: An earlier version of this article incorrectly listed the victim's age. The article also incorrectly stated the status of his organ donations. The Yuma Sun regrets the error.

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PHOENIX (AP) — Top Arizona Democrats on Friday accused the Republican House speaker of risking the collapse of a drought plan for the Colorado River by pushing legislation that has angered the Gila River Indian Community, a key player in the negotiations to protect the water supply for 40 mi…

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