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  1. Hundreds honor Cesar Chavez in WoodlandRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | The Daily Democrat

    ... he said. “A lot of youth and community members were in attendance.” Chavez was born on March 31, 1927, in Yuma, Ariz., and grew up to become an American farm worker, labor leader and civil rights activist, who, with Dolores Huerta, ...

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  2. Who let this dog starve to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The Yuma Police Department Animal Control picked up this pitbull in Yuma on Thursday. The dog was humanely euthanized, but the department is looking for its owner.

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  3. Governor Brown Issues Proclamation Declaring C sar Ch vez DayRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune

    Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today issued a proclamation declaring Tuesday, March 31, 2015, as "CA sar ChA vez Day" in the State of California. Eighty-eight years ago, CA sar ChA vez was born near his family farm in Yuma, Arizona.

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  4. Yuma man arrested after allegedly stabbing his dad in headRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    YUMA, Ariz. - A Yuma man has been arrested in Phoenix after allegedly stabbing his father in the head during an argument.

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  5. State Offices Closed In Observation Of Cesar Chavez DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... resulting in higher wages for farm workers and focusing national attention on their plight. Born March 31, 1927, in Yuma, Arizona, Chavez dropped out of school after the eighth grade to help support his family by joining them in the fields as a ...

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  6. State Bank in Arizona Agrees to Sell BranchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | American Banker

    The $317 million-asset State Bank said in a press release Tuesday that it will sell the Yuma, Ariz., branch - along with $17 million in deposits and $18 million in loans - for roughly $750,000.

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  7. Cesar Chavez Day Honored With Union RallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | My FOX LA

    ... in higher wages for farm workers and focusing national attention on their plight. Born March 31, 1927, in Yuma, Arizona, Chavez dropped out of school after the eighth grade to help support his family by joining them in the fields as a migrant farm ...

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  8. Recruiting Trail: Mainland's Jacha'I Polite picks up offer from MiamiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... out of Mainland, but he left the Tigers and sat out a year before enrolling at Arizona Western, a junior college in Yuma, Arizona. He finished last season with four interceptions. Mainland senior linebacker Kyle Oliver (5-11, 210) said he will play ...

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  9. State Offices Close for Cesar Chavez DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBC Los Angeles

    ... resulting in higher wages for farm workers and focusing national attention on their plight. Born March 31, 1927, in Yuma, Arizona, Chavez dropped out of school after the eighth grade to help support his family by joining them in the fields as a ...

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  10. Woman killed when car overturns, lands upside-down in canalRead the original story

    Yesterday | KOLD-TV Tucson

    YUMA, Ariz. - Yuma County authorities say alcohol appears to be a factor in the death of a driver whose car ended up upside down and partially submerged in a canal.

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  11. Born March 31: Cesar E. ChavezRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Linn's Stamp News

    American civil rights activist and labor leader Cesar E. Chavez was born March 31, 1927, near Yuma, Ariz. After losing their home during the Great Depression, the Chavez family became migrant farm workers in the fields of California.

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  12. Arizona Republican lawmakers advance election billsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTAR

    ... Senate, meanwhile, held one of the more contentious bills slated for debate, Senate Bill 1339, by Sen. Don Shooter, R-Yuma, which makes it a felony for anyone but a family member, caregiver or candidate to collect more than two early ballots from ...

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  13. Yuma police looking for armed burglary suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Arizona Republic

    Yuma police are searching for the last of three suspects they say was involved in an attempted burglary of another police officer's home Monday. Yuma police looking for armed burglary suspect Yuma police are searching for the last of three suspects they say was involved in an attempted burglary of another police officer's home Monday.

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  14. Police looking for owners of abused pit bullRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ABC15.com

    Yuma police are seeking help locating the owners of a pit bull that was euthanized due to its poor health. Yuma Police Department's Animal Control Unit picked up the dog near 14th Street and Avenue B on Thursday, authorities said.

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  15. Sgt. Bernie given full military honors in OregonRead the original story

    Monday | Press

    ... sergeant in the Marines, was her last. He and Bernie were inseparable after he became her handler following training in Yuma, Arizona and San Antonio, Texas in 2008. "We worked closely with border control. We were on duty 24 hours per day. We were ...

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  16. Ole Miss Picks Up Verbal Commitment From Four-Star DERead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Gamedayr.com

    ... in the group. He joins Benito Jones, a defensive tackle from Waynesboro, MS., and David Luafatasaga, a linebacker from Yuma, AZ.

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  17. St. Cesar? San Jose leaders propose Catholic sainthood for farm labor leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Inside Bay Area

    ... But Pedigo said it can begin with a popular movement. It "can start anywhere in the world, in his birthplace in Yuma, Arizona, or the place where we believe his call came from, here in San Jose," Pedigo said. "It's a matter of where do people really ...

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  18. 'Scary American' Joe Warren has advice for Marcos Galvao: Stop...Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | MMAFighting.com

    Nearly four years have passed since Joe Warren snuck into Yuma, Ariz. and committed grand larceny on Marcos Galvao , riding out into the desert sunset with a win that even left then-Bellator head honcho Bjorn Rebney scratching his head.

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  19. My Father's Life Changing AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | CNN

    ... 2015, late in the evening. That same night we took off to San Antonio to pick up my mom and sister. We drove to Yuma, AZ Friday morning and got to my brother's (Manuel Jr.) house late that night. Saturday morning we go see my father at the hospital. ...

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  20. Marcos Galvao Ready to 'Close Chapter' on Joe Warren Saga at Bellator 135Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Sherdog

    It's been nearly four years since Marcos Galvao 's journey to Yuma, Ariz., for his Bellator debut resulted in confusion and disappointment. That night, Galvao nullified Joe Warren 's wrestling and landed the bout's most meaningful offense en route to what seemed to be a clear-cut decision triumph.

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