Yuma Mayor Douglas Nicholls Proclaims Local Emergency as Migrant Releases Continue

Yuma, Arizona - Yuma Mayor Douglas Nicholls proclaimed a local emergency at approximately 3:10 p.m. Today, April 16, due to an overwhelming release of migrants into the Yuma community. Nearly 1,300 migrant family members have been released by U.S. Border Patrol (USBP) to the local shelter system in the last three weeks.

DNA Genealogy webinar

Yuma, Arizona - On Saturday, April 27th, the Genealogical Society of Yuma will present a DNA Genealogy webinar at 10:30 a.m. at the Main Library. Learn how DNA can help uncover mysteries in your family tree!

Fatality Collision Vehicle vs Pedestrian 1000 block of S. Avenue C

Yuma, Arizona - This evening, at about 7:42 p.m., Yuma Police officers responded to a vehicle versus pedestrian collision that occurred in the 1000 block of S. Avenue C. 

ARTbeat returns for 12th year April 20

Yuma, Arizona - Enjoy local art, live music and new features when the award-winning ARTbeat returns 4 to 9 p.m. Saturday, April 20, on Main Street in Historic Downtown Yuma.

Word On The Street: National Acclaim For Arizona's Universal Licensing Recognition

Phoenix, Arizona - House Bill 2569, introduced by Representative Warren Petersen, was signed into law yesterday by Governor Doug Ducey, making Arizona the first state in the nation to allow universal recognition for occupational licenses.