Apartment Fire in the 2800 block of South 1st Avenue

Yuma, Arizona -  Last night, just before 11:30 pm an apartment was reported to be on fire in the 2800 block of South 1st Avenue. Arriving Yuma Fire Department personnel found smoke coming from the roof of an apartment at 2830 South 1st Avenue. The apartment was one of a group of four connected apartments at that address. Flames were seen coming from a bathroom and it was found that the fire had already spread into the attic area.

Brush Fire in East Wetlands

Yuma, Arizona - On Thursday, just before 4:30 pm, smoke was reported in the East Wetlands area. Arriving Yuma Fire Department personnel found heavy smoke rising from the brush about a half mile southeast of the Territorial Prison. A YFD Utility Terrain Vehicle (UTV) outfitted to be used in wildland areas was used to transport firefighters to the fire scene.

House Fire in the 3000 block of South Del Mar Avenue

Yuma, Arizona - On Monday February 25, 2019, just before 7:00 pm, a house fire was reported in the 3000 block of South Del Mar Avenue. Arriving Yuma Fire Department personnel found smoke coming from the backyard of 3040 South Del Mar Avenue. Firefighters found residents using garden hoses attempting to extinguish a piece of furniture burning on the side of the house. The fire had already extended into the attic space through a vent.

AWC Music Department presents “Singing with the Masters”

Yuma, Arizona - The Arizona Western College Chamber Singers and Yuma Chorale will be performing two upcoming “Singing with the Masters” concerts, featuring selections from various genres including classical, gospel, spirituals, and folk songs.

AWC hosts annual Student Etiquette Luncheon

Yuma, Arizona - Arizona Western College is hosting a Student Etiquette Luncheon on Friday, March 8, from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the South Schoening Conference Center at the AWC Yuma Campus, 2020 S. Ave 8E.