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YPD: Man arrested after firing gun outside of restaurant

A Yuma man was arrested early Friday morning for allegedly firing several gunshots into the air outside a Jack in the Box restaurant. Read more

2 pedestrians hurt after being struck by van

Paramedics from the Somerton/Cocopah Fire Department treated two pedestrians for non-life threatening injuries early Friday morning after t… Read more

District One approves $64.4 million plan for 2019-2020

The Yuma Elementary School District One governing board voted unanimously Monday morning to approve the district’s proposed $65.4 million b… Read more

Desert Life

Hope that Helps: Fathers are valuable...every day

A father is worth what he dreams. Read more

Somerton couple celebrate 80th wedding anniversary

SOMERTON – A lot of people don’t get to live to be 80, let alone spend 80 years with someone else. Read more

Desert Gardener: Plant seeds now for 'Great Pumpkins' this fall

In the Peanuts TV show “It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown,” Linus has a wonderful quote: “There are three things I have learned never t… Read more

Opinion

Editorial: Fans need to focus more on sportsmanship

The St. Louis Blues and the Boston Bruins had an exciting seven-game run for the Stanley Cup. Read more

Change of command ceremony was awesome

I was honored to attend the Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 13 Change of Command ceremony. It was awesome! Read more

Roe v. Wade should be upheld by Supreme Court

Your editorial on June 8 asked readers for their opinions on revisiting the current Roe v. Wade law of the land. Here are mine: Read more

WHAT'S HAPPENING

Diabetes Empowerment Education Program

FREE educational program open to all Yuma county residents. Read more

Summer Time Cool Zone North

Nothing to do this summer? Let's play games, make projects, go swimming, shoot pool and much more - FREE! Read more

Summer Time Cool Zone South

Nothing to do this summer? Let's play games, make projects, go swimming, shoot pool and much more - FREE! Read more

Line Dancing

Line dancing 2 p.m. every Thursday at American Veterans of Yuma / KWVA Post 330, 8889 S. Frontage Road Read more

American Veterans/KWVA 330 HOMEMADE BURGERS W/FRIES

Homemade burger w/fries......best burgers in town!! Read more

Shining Stars, Session I

This class introduces children to jazz and hip-hop dancing and refining their technique, while allowing them to express themselves through creative movement. A short recital will be presented the las… Read more

Queen of Hearts Progressive Raffle

Join us for our weekly Queen of Hearts drawing after 4 pm Read more

Fish/Shrimp Fry

Fish/Shrimp Fry at American Veterans/KWVA 330, 8889 S. Frontage Road, includes fries and coleslaw. Read more

WEATHER

Mostly sunny. Highs 102 to 106F and lows in the low 70s.

Today

104° 73°

Mostly sunny. Highs 102 to 106F and lows in the low 70s.

Humidity:21%
Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:SSE at 14 mph
Chance of Rain:0%
UV Index:11 Extreme
Sunrise:05:30:09 AM
Sunset:07:48:18 PM