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  1. California man killed in UTV crash in YumaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KGUN

    Authorities in Yuma say a Southern California man is dead and another one has been hospitalized in an early morning crash involving a UTV. The Yuma County Sheriff's Office says deputies responded to reports of a single-vehicle crash near Martinez Lake around 5:30 a.m. Saturday.

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  2. 10 Grossest Bestiality Cases in ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Phoenix New Times

    ... in Yuma caught Jose Efrain Garcia-Arrendondo in the act with one of their goats back in 2005, according to the Yuma County Attorney's Office. His excuse was that he just drinking the goat's milk, but there was evidence someone had been having sex ...

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  3. Man accused of Yucca woman's murder faces two casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Kingman Daily Miner

    Doug McMurdo Miner Staff Reporter KINGMAN - The man who allegedly killed a Yucca woman last October, drove her body to Yuma County and buried it on his family's land was indicted in two separate cases when the Mohave County grand jury met last week. James David Collins, 50, allegedly killed 54-year-old Cynthia Marie Horn for an unknown reason.

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  4. Guatemalan woman, son die after being pulled from Yuma canalRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... Authorities say the bodies of a Guatemalan woman and her 2-year-old son have been pulled out of a canal in Yuma. Yuma County Sheriff's officials were called to the Salinity Canal about a drowning around 1 a.m. Friday. U.S. Border Patrol agents had ...

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  5. Female prison guard sexually assaulted by male inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | The Daily Republic

    ... against inmate Masters including sexual assault, kidnapping and attempted murder," Wilder said. Prosecutors in Yuma County, the Yuma County Sheriff's Office and police in San Luis, where the prison is located, were unaware of the attack when ...

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  6. Prison guard sexually assaulted by inmate in ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Concord Monitor

    ... charges against inmate Masters, including sexual assault, kidnapping and attempted murder," Wilder said. The Yuma County Sheriff's Office and the police in San Luis, where the prison is located, were unaware of the attack when contacted by the AP on ...

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  7. Ariz. man accused of killing his friend in 2014, fleeing to MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

    ... confessed to the murder of Horn. He told investigators that he buried her body on family trust land in Yuma. The Yuma County Sheriff's Department obtained a search warrant and recovered human remains. Pending charges for Collins are second degree ...

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  8. Man charged with the murder of a missing Yucca womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The Kingman Daily Miner

    Doug McMurdo Miner Staff Reporter KINGMAN - The suspected remains of a Yucca woman who had been missing since Oct. 3 were recovered in Yuma County Tuesday afternoon after the suspect in her killing reportedly confessed to the crime. Mohave County Sheriff's detectives began investigating 54-year-old Cynthia Marie Horn's disappearance eight months ago in Yucca, where she was last seen.

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  9. Mohave County man accused in possible death of missing womanRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... Collins was arrested Tuesday after allegedly telling investigators he killed Horn, transported her body to Yuma County and buried her on family trust land. Yuma authorities have recovered human remains. Autopsy results are pending to positively ...

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  10. Yuma man shoots dog in the face for 'making a mess' in the houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Examiner.com

    A Yuma , Arizona man is under arrest and in jail for allegedly shooting a dog and trying to bury it because the puppy made a "mess in the house" he had been sharing with his roommate, reports kpho.com. Anthony Hultine, of Yuma, was booked into the Yuma County Detention Center on Tuesday and faces charges for felony animal cruelty .

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  11. Baby Bear Hugs celebrating 20 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Fort Morgan Times

    ... its 20th anniversary this year, The journey started before that however, in the late 1980s. Visionaries in Yuma County wanted to offer support to new parents. Parent volunteers were recruited to provide peer-to-peer support, answer questions, and ...

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  12. Good AQIs; Dust in Southwest TomorrowRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | U.S. Air Quality

    The HMS fire and smoke product below right shows a large area of smoke over the Gulf of Mexico drifting northward from agricultural burns in Central America, which may be related to the elevated AQIs in southern Texas. The National Weather Service has issued an Air Quality Alert tomorrow for Yuma County, Arizona due to blowing dust.

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  13. Baby Bear Hugs celebrating 20 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Fort Morgan Times

    ... anniversary this year, ( File photo ) The journey started before that however, in the late 1980s. Visionaries in Yuma County wanted to offer support to new parents. Parent volunteers were recruited to provide peer-to-peer support, answer questions, ...

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  14. Arizona expands quarantine area targeting citrus diseaseRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Washington Times

    ... o Phoenix. The Asian Citrus Psyllid can carry citrus greening disease. The insect was first detected in southern Yuma County in 2009, but Arizona officials say they haven't yet detected the disease itself.

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  15. Baby Bear Hugs celebrating 20 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Fort Morgan Times

    ... its 20th anniversary this year, The journey started before that however, in the late 1980s. Visionaries in Yuma County wanted to offer support to new parents. Parent volunteers were recruited to provide peer-to-peer support, answer questions, and ...

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  16. Dispatchers lauded during Sterling City Council meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Journal-Advocate

    ... including the creation of a department head position. Prior to his new job, he spent 23 years with Washington-Yuma County Combined Communications (WYCOMM). He said emergency telecommunications is his second career, and he took a rather circuitous ...

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  17. Police: Twin toddlers roll into canal, die as mom swats beeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Turret

    ... moving too fast. Police on Tuesday issued a statement detailing how the twins ended up in the canal and said the Yuma County medical examiner determined that the deaths were accidental drownings. He said Keslar managed to get out of the canal, but ...

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  18. Arizona police: Twin toddlers roll into canal, die as mom swats beeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... moving too fast. Police on Tuesday issued a statement detailing how the twins ended up in the canal and said the Yuma County medical examiner determined that the deaths were accidental drownings. He said Keslar managed to get out of the canal, but ...

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  19. Twins dead after mom stops to swat bee, stroller goes into canalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | New York Post

    ... moving too fast. Police on Tuesday issued a statement detailing how the twins ended up in the canal and said the Yuma County medical examiner determined that the deaths were accidental drownings. He said Keslar managed to get out of the canal, but ...

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  20. Twin toddlers roll into canal, die as mom swats beeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... moving too fast. Police on Tuesday issued a statement detailing how the twins ended up in the canal and said the Yuma County medical examiner determined that the deaths were accidental drownings. He said Keslar managed to get out of the canal, but ...

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