Suspicious package found outside front doors of Yuma Police Department lobby

Yuma, Arizona - A suspicious package was found outside the front doors of the Yuma Police Department lobby this morning around 7:00 a.m.  At this time a full evacuation of the building has taken place.

Foothills Library summer reading gaming, crafts, and more

Yuma, Arizona - Teens are invited to the Foothills Library for summer reading gaming, crafts, and more! Ages 13-18 are welcome. There is no charge to attend any event.

Preparing for the Citizenship exam

Yuma, Arizona - Need help preparing for the Citizenship exam? On Thursday, July 7th, 14th, 21st, and 28th, the Foothills Library will host “Clase de ciudadanía” at 1:30 p.m. Learn how to find information and use “test prep” resources for the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services website.

Theatre Camp

Yuma, Arizona - Beginning Tuesday, July 5th, the Yuma County Library District, in collaboration with Yuma Community Theater, will offer the 3rd Annual Summer Theatre Camp for youth ages 12-18. Students will have an opportunity to learn theatre basics, including how to apply stage make-up and how to operate stage lights, as well as how to write skits and audition for roles.

Yuma Fire Department Receives Grant for Fire Investigation Training

Yuma, Arizona - Recently, the Yuma Fire Department received a fire prevention grant award from FM Global. The grant totaled $1,650 and will be used for fire/arson investigation training. FM Global is one of the world’s largest commercial property insurers and has contributed millions of dollars in fire prevention grants to fire service organizations around the world.