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San Luis gets additional funds for natural gas feasibility study

SAN LUIS, Ariz. – City Hall has received an increase in the amount of a previously approved grant for a study into the feasibility of bring… Read more


An iDream come true

iTeam students at Alice Byrne Elementary School hit the jackpot when their instructor, second grade teacher Diana Spratt, won $1,000-worth … Read more

County fairgrounds relocation funds, airport grant on board’s agenda

The Yuma County Board of Supervisors on Monday will consider seeking state and federal funds to help relocate the fairgrounds. Read more

Desert Life


AWC Jazz Ensemble Fall Concert

The Arizona Western College Jazz Ensemble will present its Fall Concert beginning at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the AWC Theatre, 2020 S. Avenue 8E… Read more


From farm to table

Yuma has the important distinction of producing 93% of America’s winter vegetables. To connect the public with Yuma’s local farming communi… Read more

How to choose a walk-in bathtub to prevent slips and trips

DEAR SAVVY SENIOR — Because of my mobility problems, I’m thinking about getting a walk-in bathtub that’s easy to get into and out of but co… Read more


Letters to the Editor

Kudos to students for mural work in Wellton Read more

Agency faced tough choices in deadly crash

A woman is dead and two others severely injured after a crash Wednesday on Interstate 8. Read more

First Take: Play the game

Let’s talk football, shall we? Read more


Conversational English Classes

Each Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m., Conversational English Classes are held at Trinity United Methodist Church, 3030 S. 8th Ave. Read more


Letters from Santa

Letters from Santa Read more


Christmas crafts and decorations Read more


Dawn's Dance Studio Family BBQ

Come and join Dawn's Dance Studio for their annual Family Barbecue from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16 at Dawn's Dance Studio, 1301 S. 3rd Ave. Read more


Tail Gate Way - Family Fun Event

Remember homecoming? Remember that special time of year? Read more

Understanding the Dementia Diagnosis with a Positive Approach to Care

Understanding the dementia diagnosis with a positive approach to care presented by Dr. Ochoa, Hospice of Yuma Medical Director  Read more

Alzheimer's Community Forum

Learn about Alzheimer's, dementia and memory loss. Bring a friend who has been affected by the disease. Share your thoughts about how we can help people in your community. Read more


13th Annual Josefina Yepez Cancer Walk-A-Thon

13th Annual Josefina Yepez Cancer Walk-A-Thon will help raise funds for families fighting their battle against cancer in Yuma County.  This is more than just Pink, this about our community coming tog… Read more


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