Dryer Fire at the Arizona Inn

Yuma, Arizona - Yesterday, at 11:30 am, a fire was reported at the Arizona Inn, 2655 South 4th Avenue. Arriving Yuma Fire Department personnel found heavy smoke coming from a laundry room at the Inn. A double stack dryer was found to be on fire. The fire was quickly extinguished and damage was contained to the laundry room.

Mobile Home Fire at Shady Acres Mobile Home Park

Yuma, Arizona - Today, just after 4:30 am, a fire was reported in a mobile home at the Shady Acres Mobile Home Park, 1340 West 3rd Street. Arriving Yuma Fire Department personnel found heavy smoke and flames coming from the rear of a mobile home in space #78.

Refrigerant Leak Alarm at Arizona Western College

Yuma, Arizona - Today, just after 12:15 pm, a report was received of an alarm signaling a chemical leak sounding at the Arizona Western College chiller plant. Yuma Fire Department personnel responded and initially ensured the building was unoccupied and isolated.

City celebrates Parks and Rec Month with video series

Yuma, Arizona - Continuing to meet the challenge posed by current events, the City of Yuma has found a way to celebrate Parks and Recreation Month and keep Yuma families active and engaged at the same time.

Early warning signs of heat related illness

Yuma, Arizona - Here we are in July, and not surprisingly we are starting to see some very high afternoon temperatures. You know the drill! Pay close attention, and be on the lookout for signs and symptoms of heat illness. Here are some reminders: