Books & Brews

Yuma, Arizona - Share your love of books and reading! The Heritage Library’s “Books & Brews” Book Club will meet Saturday, October 26th, at 11:00 a.m. at the North End Coffeehouse, 202 S 1st Avenue, #203. There is no charge to attend.

Resources available to Yuma genealogists

Yuma, Arizona - Think you’ve already exhausted all the genealogy resources in Yuma? On Saturday, October 26th, the Genealogical Society of Yuma will present “There’s More Than Yuma in Yuma!” at 10:00 a.m. at the Main Library. Genealogist Betsy Gottsponer will discuss resources available to Yuma genealogists located in and outside the Yuma area, and how to best obtain them.

Art educator, musician win area's top arts awards

Yuma, Arizona - An elementary school art teacher/muralist and a violinist won the area’s top arts and arts newcomer awards, respectively, Friday night.

Illegal yard/trash debris fires

Yuma, Arizona - Last week the Yuma Fire Department responded to 3 illegal yard/trash debris fires, this happens way too often. These types of fires within residential neighborhoods can be a nuisance and a hazard. Fires too close to other combustibles and property lines pose the risk of serious fire spread, especially under windy conditions.

Police respond to stabbing in the 1300 block of South Haupt Avenue

Yuma, Arizona - This morning, at approximately 1:21 a.m., Yuma Police Department officers responded to the 1300 block of South Haupt Avenue in reference to a possible disturbance involving a knife.