Arizona Western College emphasizes safety back to campus, choice in Fall 2021-2022 class schedule

Yuma, Arizona - Arizona Western College has kept two guiding interests in mind when making decisions about the Fall 2021 semester: (1) keeping students, faculty, staff, and communities safe, and (2) helping student achieve their academic goals.

Construction Site Fire in the 2100 block of west 8th Street

Yuma, Arizona - This morning, at approximately 4:15 am, numerous reports were received of a large fire at a construction site in the 2100 block of west 8th Street. Arriving Yuma Fire Department personnel found a large fire involving several housing units under construction. Firefighters were able to contain and extinguish the fire in approximately 15 minutes. Damage was contained to three of the duplex housing units in the complex under construction.

Yuma Sector Canine Sniffs Out 60 Pounds of Meth

Yuma, Arizona - A Yuma Sector Border Patrol canine sniffed out 60 pounds of methamphetamine concealed in a vehicle at the Highway 78 immigration checkpoint on Friday.

AWC to offer presentation on sexual assault awareness

Yuma, Arizona - The Arizona Western College Student Health and Wellness Department, Student Activities, Campus Police, and the Professional Administrative Association are hosting a virtual presentation by international speaker Brittany Piper in conjunction with Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

City reminds customers of April 15 deadline for unpaid city services bills

Yuma, Arizona - The City reminds customers who are behind on their city services bill that the deadline for paying outstanding balances, April 15, is approaching quickly.