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  1. McPhaul Swinging Bridge a " ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... "Swinging Bridge to Nowhere" is a Yuma oddity. Originally the Dome Bridge, the McPhaul Bridge was constructed by Yuma County and the State of Arizona in 1929. Built to allow users of the Yuma-to-Quartzite road (now Highway 95) to cross the Gila ...

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  2. Days Past - Ambition, talent and luck: The saga of pioneer Richard GirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | The Daily Courier

    ... Society in 1864, his name was on the list of original members, and he served that organization as a director for Yuma County in 1866. Also, Gird and others were authorized by the legislature to operate a never-built railroad in Yuma County. Then, ...

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  3. Trial starts for driver in DPS officer's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | ABC15.com

    The trial for a Yuma driver accused of causing the death of an Arizona Department of Public Safety officer got underway Friday. The Yuma Sun reports that testimony began in Yuma County Superior Court in the case of Jorge Espinoza, who faces 20 felony criminal charges including second-degree murder.

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  4. Trial starts for Yuma driver accused in Arizona DPS officer's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | KTAR

    The trial for a Yuma driver accused of causing the death of an Arizona Department of Public Safety officer got underway Friday. The Yuma Sun reports that testimony began in Yuma County Superior Court in the case of Jorge Espinoza, who faces 20 felony criminal charges including second-degree murder.

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  5. Trial starts for Yuma driver accused in DPS officer's deathRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 17 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... Safety officer got underway Friday. The Yuma Sun reports ( http://bit.ly/1CADuzz ) that testimony began in Yuma County Superior Court in the case of Jorge Espinoza, who faces 20 felony criminal charges including second-degree murder. Authorities say ...

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  6. Yuma police: 2 FedEx employees accused in cellphone theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | KTVK Phoenix

    ... and their vehicles and say numerous cellphones were seized. Luevanos and Luebanos have been booked into the Yuma County Detention Center on suspicion of theft and trafficking in stolen property. It's unclear if they have lawyers. Police say a ...

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  7. 4 still hospitalized after tour bus crash last week in YumaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | KTVK Phoenix

    ... 52 people aboard the bus were hurt in last Thursday's accident, but none of the injuries were life-threatening. Yuma County Sheriff's officials say two of the injured were flown to Phoenix-area hospitals from the crash site. The others who were hurt ...

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  8. 4 still hospitalized after tour bus crash last week in YumaRead the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... 52 people aboard the bus were hurt in last Thursday's accident, but none of the injuries were life-threatening. Yuma County Sheriff's officials say two of the injured were flown to Phoenix-area hospitals from the crash site. The others who were hurt ...

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  9. More than 20 hurt in tour bus crash in rural ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    A tour bus flipped onto its side Thursday while on an agricultural sightseeing trip near the Arizona-Mexico border, injuring more than 20 people. Yuma County Sheriff's Office spokesman Alfonso Zavala said the bus had been on a dirt road near a field and tipped over while attempting to turn on an embankment.

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  10. 2 more patients released from Yuma hospital after bus crashRead the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... aboard the bus were hurt in Thursday's accident, but none of the injuries appeared to be life-threatening. Yuma County Sheriff's officials say two of the injured were flown to Phoenix-area hospitals from the crash site. The others who were hurt were ...

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  11. The news in briefRead the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | Recorder

    A tour bus flipped onto its side Thursday while on an agricultural sightseeing trip near the Arizona-Mexico border, injuring more than 20 people. Yuma County Sheriff's Office spokesman Alfonso Zavala said the bus had been on a dirt road near a field and tipped over while attempting to turn on an embankment.

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  12. 23 Hurt in Tour Bus Crash near Arizona-Mexico BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | FireHouse.com

    In a photo provided by the Yuma County Sheriff's Office, Yuma County Sheriff's deputies investigate the scene of a tour bus that rolled over in Yuma, Ariz., on Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015. The bus crashed while on an agricultural sightseeing trip near the Arizona-Mexico border, injuring 23 people.

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  13. Tour bus flips on dirt road in Yuma farm area, 23 hurtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | The Daily Courier

    Authorities in southwestern Arizona say more than 20 people were injured when a tour bus flipped onto its side while driving on a dirt road while on an agricultural sightseeing trip. A Yuma County Sheriff's spokesman says the bus overturned Thursday morning as the bus went up an embankment while making a turn on a dirt road next to a field.

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  14. Family child care provider pre-licensing trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Journal-Advocate

    ... . They are a Qualistar Colorado partner receiving funds through CDHS. Funds are also received by the Lincoln and Yuma County Departments of Human Services.

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  15. Body found in Colorado River ID'ed as Yuma womanRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2014 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... (AP) - Authorities have identified a body found floating in the Colorado River two months ago as a Yuma woman. Yuma County Sheriff's Office spokesman Alfonso Zavala says a medical examiner identified the body discovered Oct. 15 as 23-year-old ...

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  16. SCAM: Individual Demanding Money and Claiming to be a Lieutenant with ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Copper Basin News

    ... arrest them for a jury summons. In each instance, the suspect claimed to be a Lt. Fred Burns with the Pinal or Yuma County Sheriff's Office. The male suspect(s) told three of the victims he would arrest them if they did not go to court. When the ...

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  17. Man claiming to be lieutenant attempting to scam Pinal residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | KGUN

    ... them for a jury summons. In each instance, the man has identified himself as Lt. Fred Burns with the Pinal or Yuma County Sheriff's Office. The man told three victims he would arrest them if they did not go to court. After the victims asked for more ...

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  18. Solar Wind Energy Tower, Inc. Moves Tower Projects Forward in Mexico and ArizonaRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | World News Report

    ... 600 acres of land within the City of San Luis, Arizona for the First Tower site, which was later recorded in Yuma County, Arizona. On April 23, 2014, the City Council of San Luis, Arizona approved moving forward with a "Development and Protected ...

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  19. Arizona expands citrus psyllid quarantineRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Packer

    The Arizona Department of Agriculture has quarantined two new parts of the state because of Asian citrus psyllid and has warned residents about shipping citrus fruit and citrus trees. The state expanded an existing quarantine around Yuma in Yuma County into western Pima County because of increased detections of the pest, according to a news release.

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  20. Yuma reeling after accidental shooting death of high school studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | Brush News-Tribune

    ... "People are pretty confused about how they are supposed to act, how they are supposed to feel," Chad Day, the Yuma County sheriff, told The Denver Post on Tuesday from the high school, where he was helping community members mourn. "It's very common ...

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