Yuma County Newswire (Page 8)

Yuma County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Yuma County, CO. (Page 8)

Results 141 - 160 of 1,062 in Yuma County, CO

  1. Former middle school teacher sentenced to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    ... his former students has been sentenced to prison and a term of probation. With his attorney Robert Billar of the Yuma County Public Defender's Office standing at his side, Christopher Knoles was sentenced to 13 years in prison, with credit for 473 ...

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  2. Monsoon time is coming - are you ready?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    ... shift in wind patterns, which in turn bring a change in moisture conditions, reacting with the summer heat. In Yuma County, monsoons can involve high winds, sudden rain storms, flooding, extreme heat and rolling dust clouds. The first factor to ...

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  3. Concerns with city stem from trustRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    Why do the actions by the city of Yuma officials gather so much more attention than those by the Yuma County Board of Supervisors, so queried the Yuma Sun in a recent editorial. Puzzled as to the difference in the scrutiny each receives during the budget process, the good folks of Yuma were urged to share their thoughts.

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  4. New director named for Mexican consular post in YumaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    ... of life of expatriates here. The institute's Yuma office served Mexican citizens in La Paz County as well as Yuma County. Alejandro Mendoza, who works for the Mexican consulate in Yuma, said Cuevas' contract was not renewed at the end of her ...

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  5. 'Don't Meth With Yuma'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    ... education. Community stakeholders were engaged from the following sectors/areas: political (i.e. area mayors, Yuma County Board of Supervisors, other elected officials); tribal councils; public safety and law enforcement; nonprofit; ...

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  6. Good/bad news mix: Businesses moving, closing; new eateryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    ... owners' plans to completely overhaul the three restaurants currently open and to build two new restaurants in Yuma County. At that time, Shane Jacobs, a partner of franchisee Barnett Management, said he couldn't release the Somerton location because ...

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  7. New Somerton City Hall unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    ... in a ribbon-cutting ceremony that brought together Somerton residents as well as public officials from around Yuma County and neighboring San Luis Rio Colorado, Son. Built by LPC Construction of Yuma at a cost of about $3.3 million, the new City ...

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  8. In Areas With Low Unemployment, Employees Are Hard to KeepRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Wall Street Journal

    ... things tricky for area employers and residents. Gary Hoffner, a manager for an agricultural products company in Yuma County, where the non-seasonally adjusted jobless rate was 1.3% in April, said he went out and bought two trucks with automatic ...

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  9. 9 submit packets for city primary electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    ... Regional Medical Center; real estate agent Shelley Ostrowski; Ken Rosevear, retired executive director of the Yuma County Chamber of Commerce; and nurse practitioner Karen Watts. The city encourages residents to register to vote, or check their ...

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  10. Museum exhibit showcases history of San Luis R.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    Traditional Cocopah dress is part of the exhibits in "Centenario, San Luis Rio Colorado," an exhibit at the Museo Regional in the Mexican border city. Paintings and drawings of Luis Fernando de la Vega, a 17-year-old artist, are featured in "Centenario, San Luis Rio Colorado," a new museum exhibit in Mexican border city next to Yuma County.

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  11. One arrested after shots fired in YumaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    ... 8th Street, YPD reported. After further investigation, Steven Guajardo, 43, was arrested and booked into the Yuma County Jail on numerous charges, YPD reported. YPD asks anyone with any information on this case to call 928-373-4700 or 78-Crime to ...

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

    May 24, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    A convicted sex offender has a new address in the Yuma area, according to the Yuma County Sheriff's Office. David Allen Knaff, 72, is now residing at 11422 E. 38th St. in the Foothills.

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  13. Hearing rescheduled for car theft suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    The attorney representing a suspected serial car thief was given more time Tuesday in Yuma County Superior Court to continue working on a plea agreement that would resolve all the cases against his client. Bill Fox, of the Yuma County Public Defender's Office, who represents D'Andre Jermain Norman, informed the court that he had been to the the assigned prosecutor in the case and was told that new charges were filed against his client on Monday.

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  14. Yuma revamps its landscaping standardsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    ... desert climate. This list was created by Community Planning staff with the help of the Public Works Department, Yuma County Water Users' Association and APS. It's available to the public at City Hall and online. The list is provided to designers and ...

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  15. Arizona Supreme Court Justice Gould to speak at free clinic in YumaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    Andrew Gould, a former Yuma County and Court of Appeals judge, talks about his personal background Monday on being sworn in to the Arizona Supreme Court last year. Andrew Gould, a former Yuma County and Court of Appeals judge, talks about his personal background Monday on being sworn in to the Arizona Supreme Court last year.

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  16. City, county get different scrutiny during budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    Why do the actions by the city of Yuma officials gather so much more attention than those by the Yuma County Board of Supervisors? The city of Yuma recently held a series of meetings on their next fiscal budget, and the Yuma Sun heard all sorts of feedback on the process. "Don't raise property taxes."

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  17. Outdoors Column: Check out Noah's 11-pound monster bassRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    ... have been enjoying the area for the past 20 years. Taylor's grandpa, Joe Smith, was one of the first farmers in Yuma County, also one of the first farmers to dam the river and channel it for farming in the Yuma area. Which is better for catching ...

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  18. Road Report 5-21-17Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    ... Drivers should watch for construction personnel and equipment, and obey all posted speed limits and signs. Yuma County is currently doing a milling and filling roadway project, replacing 2-1/2 inches of pavement along Pacific Avenue between 24th ...

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  19. EMS week set to start MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    ... the continuous chest compression-only CPR method. The Yuma Fire Department, the Rural/Metro Fire Department, the Yuma County Health Department, and Marine Corps Air Station-Crash Fire Rescue are all teaming up and going to various locations ...

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  20. Unveiling: New Somerton City Hall opens doors in June 1 ribbon-cutting eventRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    ... $3.3 million building is financed with a voter approved .08 percent sales tax. Construction began in April 2016. Yuma County Supervisor Martin Porchas,Somerton's mayor when the city sought approval of the tax, and current City Councilman Carlos ...

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