Sunday Dec 8
AZ lemon producers have good season
Lemon producers in the Yuma area are now having a good season after many years of struggling to compete in a global market.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Ariz. boy, 10, stable after being hit by school bus
A 10-year-old boy was flown to a Phoenix hospital Wednesday morning after being hit by a school bus in eastern Yuma County.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Clinic closure unfortunate for our region
Next year, their focus will shift from their existing health center to a regional health coordinator who will work in the community to promote sexual education, provide information and referrals to health care, and foster community relationships.
Fight over proposed subdivision reaches council
Residents of a rural area on the western edge of the city don't mind the idea of getting some new neighbors, but the thought of 178 new homes on a 46-acre parcel near them has them up in arms.
Ex-chief won't be charged in fatal shooting
The Yuma Police Department has finished its investigation into a fatal shooting involving former Cocopah Police Department Chief James Spurgeon and has determined that he acted in self-defense.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
10-year-old boy run over by school bus
A 10-year-old boy was hospitalized after being run over by a school bus Wednesday morning.
10-year-old Arizona student struck by bus
Yuma County sheriff's deputies say the boy was running along the bus Wednesday morning as it pulled away from the bus stop in the community of Hyder.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Attorney requests more time in attempted homicide
A request for a continuance by the defense attorney representing a 23-year-old Yuma man arrested in connection to a recent homicide attempt was granted after he informed the court he would need some time to review a plea agreement with his client.
YUHSD to discuss JTED survey results
The results of a survey given to students, parents and businesses in regards to a possible Joint Technical Education District will be discussed at a Yuma Union High School District board meeting Wednesday.
Planned Parenthood closing health center, hiring health coordinator
The organization is closing its health center, located at 1455 W. 16th St., and introducing a regional health education and coordination model, which includes hiring a full-time regional health coordinator.
Two in custody following traffic stop
Two people are in custody following a traffic stop Monday morning by officers with the Arizona Department of Public Safety.
Sups: Can county give away surplus equipment?
In one of the shortest sessions ever, the Yuma County Board of Supervisors discussed whether the county is allowed to donate items it no longer needs, or if it has to sell them, even if only for a dollar.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Yuma man extradited to face rape charges
An 18-year-old Yuma man has been charged by the Douglas County District Attorney's Office in Kansas with 12 criminal offenses, including six counts of rape, multiple sodomy and battery charges and one count of kidnapping.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Business Glance 12-1-13
The next workshop in the Yuma Garden Series will be on hummingbirds and how to attract them to your garden, presented by Master Gardeners Nancy Meister and Pat Kenyon.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Despite bad economy, long border, shoppers still come to Yuma area from Mexico
Shoppers from Mexico aren't traveling to the Yuma area as much as they did five years ago, but the variety of products available in stores here, competitive prices and customer services will ultimately bring them back in their former numbers and more.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Supervisors to canvass election results on Monday
The Yuma County Board of Supervisors is set to canvass the results of the Somerton Elementary School District No.
Farmworker dies after pushing co-worker to safety
Tech expert Ken Colburn with Data Doctors warned that you'll want your cell phone loaded with a worthwhile shopping app.
Rain turns produce fields to mud
This year's produce season got off to a muddy start thanks to the rain that arrived last week just after harvesting had begun on lettuce, broccoli, cauliflower and other fresh vegetables grown here during the winter months.
Foothills corner is a serious hazard
Living full-time in the North Foothills of Yuma, I have noticed for a long while the lack of road maintenance.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Farm vehicles filling up area roads
Motorists are being reminded that this is the time of year they are sharing area roadways with slow-moving farm machinery, and they need to pay attention during morning and night-time drives.