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  1. New AWC president Corr intent on student successRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Yuma Sun

    Dr. Daniel Corr, the new president of Arizona Western College, might be the head honcho on campus, but his desire for student success is infectious. Mention the word "student" and Daniel Corr's face lights up with a genuine smile.

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  2. Somerton revokes rezoning in dispute with developerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Yuma Sun

    This parcel, seen from Somerton Avenue, was rezoned for housing in 2006, but the Somerton City Council recently rescinded the zoning. The unfinished park in the Las Estrellas subdivision was one of the factors prompting the Somerton City Council to rescind the residential zoning previously granted for a 20-acre portion of the development.

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  3. Councilman wants to revive walking path plan in San LuisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | Yuma Sun

    San Luis residents walk along a dirt road in the area where the city would like to create an asphalt walking path for the public's use. San Luis residents walk along a dirt road in the area where the city would like to create an asphalt walking path for the public's use.

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  4. Love the locals, share the love : Weekend event looks to boost local...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Yuma Sun

    Love is a two-way street, and readers thumbing through Friday's Yuma Sun will find a lot of affection headed their way from local small businesses, offering bouquets of $20 steals and deals. The Sun's eighth annual "Spend $20 on the 20th" promotion, held every August to boost local spending and morale during the summer doldrums, has been rebranded as "Love the Locals, Share the Love," as Yuma County's full-time residents get their chance to return the favor by shopping at local businesses.

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  5. Two vehicle collisions occur at same locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | Yuma Sun

    Two accidents occurred within about 16 minutes of each other on County 14th and Highway 95 Friday morning, according to the Somerton/Cocopah Fire Department. Two accidents occurred within about 16 minutes of each other on County 14th and Highway 95 Friday morning, according to the Somerton/Cocopah Fire Department.

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  6. Zambrano named acting associate dean for AWC south countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | Yuma Sun

    Up to now, Susanna Zambrano has dedicated her career to teaching and counseling students already enrolled at Arizona Western College. But now she has a new role: helping youth in south Yuma County take the first step toward higher education, encouraging them to enroll at AWC's San Luis campus.

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  7. Somerton unveils new public pathwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | Yuma Sun

    Somerton City Councilman Carlos GonzA lez , leads two other joggers on a run along the newly completed andador, or pathway, in Somerton. SOMERTON - Some use it to walk for exercise, others to go jogging.

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  8. Yuma County sheriff deputy involved in minor non-injury collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | Yuma Sun

    A fully-marked Yuma County Sheriff's Office patrol vehicle was involved in a minor non-injury collision with a farm tractor Wednesday afternoon. The accident happened at approximately 2:30 p.m. in the area of Highway 95 and Avenue 4E, according to sheriff office spokesman Alfonzo Zavala.

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  9. Drivers need to be responsible, safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | Yuma Sun

    Has anyone other than myself noticed the amount of serious traffic accidents, intersection related, that occur in the San Luis-Somerton area? Accidents of this sort can't happen unless at least one party fails to stop or yield as required by law. Law enforcement can't be everywhere, enforcing every law.

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  10. San Luis High School wins $10K district safety checkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Yuma Sun

    San Luis High School's safety committee scored a check for $10,000 from the Yuma Union High School District at the governing board meeting Wednesday evening. Last August, the district started implementing a safety initiative, said Associate Superintendent Lisa Anderson.

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  11. Five hurt in three-car collision at intersection near SomertonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Yuma Sun

    Five people were transported to Yuma Regional Medical Center for the injuries they received following a three-car collision Wednesday afternoon at the intersection of County 19th and Avenue H. Five people were transported to Yuma Regional Medical Center for the injuries they received following a three-car collision Wednesday afternoon at the intersection of County 19th and Avenue H. Five people were transported to Yuma Regional Medical Center for the injuries they received following a three-car collision Wednesday afternoon. According to the Somerton/Cocopah Fire Department, the collision happened at approximately 3:33 pm.

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  12. 8 hurt in 3-car collision at county intersectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 8 | Yuma Sun

    In all, eight people were taken to Yuma Regional Medical Center in four ambulances following a three-car collision Monday afternoon at the intersection of County 15th and Avenue D. In all, eight people were taken to Yuma Regional Medical Center in four ambulances following a three-car collision Monday afternoon at the intersection of County 15th and Avenue D. A total of eight patients were transported to Yuma Regional Medical Center in four ambulances Monday afternoon following a three-vehicle collision at a busy county intersection.

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  13. Sex offender has new Somerton addressRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 8 | Yuma Sun

    The Yuma County Sheriff's Office is informing the community that a convicted sex offender Lewis Harvey Thompson, who is considered a high risk to reoffend, is now residing in Somerton. Thompson, 40, is now residing at 803 N. Avenida Serenidad.

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  14. Early ballots mailed this week for Aug. 30 electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | Yuma Sun

    A total of 32,014 ballots were mailed out by Yuma County this week for the Aug. 30 primary elections, launching a part of the voting cycle that is getting ever busier for local election officials. The big batches that went out Wednesday and Thursday included those on the permanent early voter list and those that were specifically ordered for this race, but the county is still taking requests from local voters, which must be fulfilled within 48 hours, County Recorder Robyn Stallworth Poquette said Friday.

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  15. Meet the candidates: Somerton City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | Yuma Sun

    The Yuma Sun and Bajo El Sol are profiling the candidates for city council in San Luis, Ariz., and mayor and council in Somerton in a series of interviews prior to the Aug. 30 primary elections in both cities. In Somerton's primary, nine candidates are competing for three four-year terms on the council.

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  16. Funds for new scoreboardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | Yuma Sun

    Travis Smith, el presidente of the Caballeros de Yuma, presents a check for $6,080 to Bill Silva, Kofa High School Class of 1966, in recognition of their 50-year reunion. The class is making improvements to Somerton's main street ball field in honor of Staff Sgt.

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  17. Driver injured in single-vehicle rollover accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | Yuma Sun

    A 35-year-old man was treated for possible internal and head injuries by firefighters from the Somerton/Cocopah Fire Department following a single-vehicle rollover accident on Wednesday at Avenue D and County 15 A1 2 Street. A 35-year-old man was treated for possible internal and head injuries by firefighters from the Somerton/Cocopah Fire Department following a single-vehicle rollover accident on Wednesday at Avenue D and County 15 A1 2 Street.

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  18. Program offers diabetes control classesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | Yuma Sun

    Campesinos sin Fronteras is kicking off a program to teach women, children and teens how fight obesity and manage diabetes. The program, Mujeres Sanas, Ninos Sanos , will consist of weekly classes in San Luis, Somerton and Yuma for participants of all ages.

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  19. Man saves grandfather, 84, 2 dogs from burning homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | Yuma Sun

    When firefighters arrived on the scene at 2539 S. 8th Drive on Monday, they found heavy smoke and fire coming from a two-story building on the property. When firefighters arrived on the scene at 2539 S. 8th Drive on Monday, they found heavy smoke and fire coming from a two-story building on the property.

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  20. Enrollment now open for AZ KidsCareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | Yuma Sun

    In May, Gov. Doug Ducey signed legislation to allow Arizona to accept federal funding to restart the KidsCare program, which in turn will help an estimated 30,000 children gain health insurance. The measure will provide coverage to families earning between 138 and 200 percent of the federal poverty level, and it will do so at no cost to the state, at least through 2017, according to Yuma Sun file reports.

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