Yuma County Newswire

Yuma County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Yuma County, AZ.

Results 1 - 20 of 85 in Yuma County, AZ

  1. Yuma man shoots at car after fight with driverRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ABC15.com

    A man was arrested for allegedly shooting at an occupied vehicle on his way home from a bar Saturday, according to the Yuma County Sheriff's Office. Thomas Brown, 26, was arrested and booked into the Yuma County Detention Center for attempted murder in the first degree.

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  2. Mom suspect in Colorado Springs kidnapping found; child safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    A mother who allegedly kidnapped her 5-year-old daughter in Colorado Springs has been found and taken into custody, the child is safe. Kiri McMillion, 28, was taken into custody by the Yuma County Sheriff's Office overnight, according to the Colorado Springs Police Department.

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  3. Kidnapped girl found safe, mother in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | TheDenverChannel

    ... refused, Ms. McMillion forcibly picked up the child, placed her in a car and left the area," police said. The Yuma County Sheriff's Department found the mother and child at 12:40 a.m. Thursday. Yuma is near the Kansas border, about 180 miles from ...

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  4. Weather: A hot, muggy Monday in store for Phoenix areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | The Arizona Republic

    ... forecasts show only the potential for isolated showers Monday in southwestern Maricopa County and eastern Yuma County. The best chance for rain in Arizona on Monday will come in Pima County and along the Mogollon Rim in Gila County, according to ...

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  5. APS Completes One Of The Largest Transmission Construction Projects In The WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | ElectricNet

    ... more than a decade ago, as Southwest Arizona's population began to rapidly expand. According to census data, Yuma County's population has increased by 27 percent since 2000, making it the third fastest-growing area in the United States. APS ...

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  6. Public lands returns to supervisors' agendaRead the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | The Kingman Daily Miner

    Mohave County Board of Supervisors will hear a report at its regular meeting today from the Office of Management and Budget on options for the transfer of public lands. County staff was directed in October to use a 2014 report from Yuma County on Payment in Lieu of Taxes, or PILT, as a model for Mohave County.

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  7. 'Tough Phase' for Cotton Growers, UA Dean SaysRead the original story

    Friday Jun 12 | PressReleasePoint

    ... contributes to Arizona's economy isn't something residents should be rooting for, Burgess said. For example, Yuma County, where the UA has a strong Cooperative Extension presence, ranks in the top 0.5 percent of U.S. counties in total crop sales - ...

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  8. Fitch Affirms Yuma, AZ and Muni Prop Corp's Bond Ratings; Outlook StableRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Business Wire

    ... in southwestern Arizona at the confluence of the Colorado and Gila Rivers and serves as the county seat for Yuma County. The 2013 population estimate is about 91,923, which represents growth of 19% since 2000, though recent years have seen modest ...

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  9. Cities, towns offer new public safety pension proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | The Arizona Republic

    ... benefits for retirees or changed the system for current employees. Greg Ferguson, PSPRS Vice Chairman and a Yuma County supervisor, told McCarty that the league's pooled-asset plan amounted to a cost shift for some governments that would have to pay ...

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  10. APS Completes One of the Largest Transmission Construction Projects...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Electric Energy Online

    ... more than a decade ago, as Southwest Arizona's population began to rapidly expand. According to census data, Yuma County's population has increased by 27 percent since 2000, making it the third fastest-growing area in the United States. APS ...

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  11. APS Completes One of the Largest Transmission Construction Projects in the WestRead the original story

    May 27, 2015 | Business Wire

    ... more than a decade ago, as Southwest Arizona's population began to rapidly expand. According to census data, Yuma County's population has increased by 27 percent since 2000, making it the third fastest-growing area in the United States. APS ...

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  12. Yuma sheriffs arrest son for shooting fatherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | ABC15.com

    Yuma law enforcement has arrested a 20-year-old man for shooting and killing his father after a domestic violence dispute. The Yuma County Sherriff's Office received a call about the shooting early Saturday morning.

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  13. Yuma County Sheriffs arrest son for shooting fatherRead the original story

    May 27, 2015 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    PHOENIX - Yuma law enforcement has arrested a 20-year-old man for shooting and killing his father after a domestic violence dispute. The Yuma County Sherriff's Office received a call about the shooting early Saturday morning.

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  14. California man killed in UTV crash in YumaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | KGUN

    Authorities in Yuma say a Southern California man is dead and another one has been hospitalized in an early morning crash involving a UTV. The Yuma County Sheriff's Office says deputies responded to reports of a single-vehicle crash near Martinez Lake around 5:30 a.m. Saturday.

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  15. 10 Grossest Bestiality Cases in ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Phoenix New Times

    ... in Yuma caught Jose Efrain Garcia-Arrendondo in the act with one of their goats back in 2005, according to the Yuma County Attorney's Office. His excuse was that he just drinking the goat's milk, but there was evidence someone had been having sex ...

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  16. Man accused of Yucca woman's murder faces two casesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | The Kingman Daily Miner

    Doug McMurdo Miner Staff Reporter KINGMAN - The man who allegedly killed a Yucca woman last October, drove her body to Yuma County and buried it on his family's land was indicted in two separate cases when the Mohave County grand jury met last week. James David Collins, 50, allegedly killed 54-year-old Cynthia Marie Horn for an unknown reason.

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  17. Guatemalan woman, son die after being pulled from Yuma canalRead the original story

    May 15, 2015 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... Authorities say the bodies of a Guatemalan woman and her 2-year-old son have been pulled out of a canal in Yuma. Yuma County Sheriff's officials were called to the Salinity Canal about a drowning around 1 a.m. Friday. U.S. Border Patrol agents had ...

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  18. Female prison guard sexually assaulted by male inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2015 | The Daily Republic

    ... against inmate Masters including sexual assault, kidnapping and attempted murder," Wilder said. Prosecutors in Yuma County, the Yuma County Sheriff's Office and police in San Luis, where the prison is located, were unaware of the attack when ...

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  19. Prison guard sexually assaulted by inmate in ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | Concord Monitor

    ... charges against inmate Masters, including sexual assault, kidnapping and attempted murder," Wilder said. The Yuma County Sheriff's Office and the police in San Luis, where the prison is located, were unaware of the attack when contacted by the AP on ...

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  20. Ariz. man accused of killing his friend in 2014, fleeing to MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

    ... confessed to the murder of Horn. He told investigators that he buried her body on family trust land in Yuma. The Yuma County Sheriff's Department obtained a search warrant and recovered human remains. Pending charges for Collins are second degree ...

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