Saturday Nov 30
Despite bad economy, long border, shoppers still come to Yuma area from Mexico
Shoppers from Mexico aren't traveling to the Yuma area as much as they did five years ago, but the variety of products available in stores here, competitive prices and customer services will ultimately bring them back in their former numbers and more.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Main Street project for San Luis topic of hearing
SAN LUIS, Ariz. Residents of San Luis and the Yuma area will have a chance Tuesday to see and comment on the final design for renovation of the border city's Main Street.
Farmworker dies after pushing co-worker to safety
Tech expert Ken Colburn with Data Doctors warned that you'll want your cell phone loaded with a worthwhile shopping app.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Shoppers hit the stores earlier this year
On Thanksgiving Day, Selomith Lopez and her mom Velia Lopez of Yuma shopped for holiday home decorations at Big Lots, which was open all day Thursday.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Woman run over by produce trailer in Somerton
SOMERTON, Ariz. A 60-year-old San Luis woman died after she was run over by a produce trailer Tuesday afternoon.
Worker hit, run over by produce trailer
Authorities say a worker was killed Tuesday when she was struck by a produce trailer in an agricultural field near Yuma.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Options remain on Far West issue
As many residents of the Fortuna Foothills are aware, Far West Water recently received approval from the Arizona Corporation Commission to increase their sewer rates.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Board OKs changes to voting precincts in county
Some Yuma County residents will now be served by a different justice court following recent changes to the precinct boundaries.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Get involved in community, lawmaker tells YouthBuild participants
SAN LUIS, Ariz. Having left high school without their diplomas, a group of teens and young adults thought better of that choice, opting to enroll in the YouthBuild program here.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Campesinos Sin Fronteras, grocery store partner to promote healthier eating
SAN LUIS, Ariz. Campesinos Sin Fronteras, a social services organization, is joining with the Food City grocery store in this city in a campaign to promote greater consumption of fruits and vegetables among south Yuma County residents.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
PPEP program dedicated to youth
I had the pleasure Monday of sitting down with a group of young people who are currently a part of the Portable Practical Educational Preparations, Inc. Youth Build Program in San Luis, Ariz.
MCAS Yuma to dedicate sports field complex to fallen Marines
Marine Corps Air Station Yuma will conduct a commemoration and renaming ceremony Saturday morning for Ramada Field, which is located at the air station's Sports Field Complex.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Man arrested by BP may face murder charges
A Mexican citizen arrested Nov. 1 by Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents at Andrade, CA will be extradited to Los Angeles to face possible charges in connection with a homicide.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Yuma firm gets contract for project to improve water flow in San Luis
SAN LUIS, Ariz. The city has hired a Yuma construction company to install a new utility line to boost water pressure on the east side of San Luis.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
San Luis students collect 6,300 pounds of donations for food bank
Students at San Luis High School recently surpassed their expectations during a schoolwide food drive, collecting over 6,300 pounds of food for the Yuma Community Food Bank.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Suspended BP agents sentenced to prison
A federal judge has sentenced two suspended Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents to prison as a result of their convictions for civil rights offenses.