Thursday, May 25th, 2017
  • Memorial Day services, Yuma Museum historical tour, at cemetery Monday - YumaPioneer

    Memorial Day services, Yuma Museum historical tour, at cemetery MondayYumaPioneerTo honor our military veterans VFW Post 3378 will hold its annual Memorial Day service at the Yuma Cemetery on Monday, May 29. The half-hour program is expected to begin sometime around 10 a.m.. The VFW and American Legion also will be holding a ... […]

  • City to have new electrical rate study done - YumaPioneer

    City to have new electrical rate study doneYumaPioneerHe came to the Yuma City Council during its regular meeting last week, requesting a new electrical rate study. Moore told the council he was not comfortable with all of the numbers in the previous study. This time it will be done by the Nebraska ... […]

  • Becky Lubbers retiring after nearly four decades - YumaPioneer

    YumaPioneerBecky Lubbers retiring after nearly four decadesYumaPioneerShe has spent all 36 years of her career in the Yuma schools. A retirement party was held for her past Tuesday. The same goes for her husband Jack, who previously retired after a long career as a teacher, coach and administrator, though he has stayed ... […]

  • Tribe looks to improve pop for next season - YumaPioneer

    YumaPioneerTribe looks to improve pop for next seasonYumaPioneerThey went, they saw, and they came home with just a couple of hits, and without a win. The Yuma High School baseball team's 2017 season come to end with a 3-1 loss to Burlington in the Class 2A regionals, last Saturday at the Runyon Baseball Complex in ... […]

  • Becca closes with personal best - YumaPioneer

    YumaPioneerBecca closes with personal bestYumaPioneerYuma High School graduate Becca Wall closed out her high school golf career in style, shooting a personal best 52 over her last nine holes, Tuesday at the Class 3A Girls Golf Championships. Playing at Broadlands Golf Course in Broomfield, Wall shot a ... […]

  • Yuma tracksters bring home some medals - YumaPioneer

    YumaPioneerYuma tracksters bring home some medalsYumaPioneerYuma High School's boys and girls track and field athletes combined to score 23 points at the condensed Class 2A Track and Field Championships, last Saturday and Sunday at Jeffco Stadium in Lakewood. Originally scheduled for Thursday through Saturday ... […]

  • Sports Shorts: Camps, clinics, tournaments - YumaPioneer

    YumaPioneerSports Shorts: Camps, clinics, tournamentsYumaPioneerIf you have interest in putting a team together, sign up your team at Yuma City Hall by Tuesday, May 30. The cost is $200 per team. There will be a team captains meeting that night at 7 at city hall. League rules, scheduling of games and questions will ... […]

  • Level three sex offender living in Yuma - KYMA

    KYMALevel three sex offender living in YumaKYMAYUMA, Ariz. - The Yuma County Sheriff's Office would like to notify the community of a level three sex offender that is now living in Yuma. YCSO said David Allen Knaff, 72, is now residing in the 11000 Block of E. 38th Street in Yuma. He is described ... […]

  • Yuma Energy, Inc. Announces the Sale of Certain Non-Core Oil and Gas Properties for $5.5 Million and the ... - PR Newswire (press release)

    Yuma Energy, Inc. Announces the Sale of Certain Non-Core Oil and Gas Properties for $5.5 Million and the ...PR Newswire (press release)HOUSTON, May 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yuma Energy, Inc. (NYSE MKT: YUMA) (the "Company" or "Yuma") today announced that it has sold certain oil and gas properties for $5.5 million located in Brazos County, Texas held by a wholly owned subsidiary ...and […]

  • Man arrested on one count of animal cruelty - KYMA

    KYMAMan arrested on one count of animal crueltyKYMAYUMA, Ariz. - The Yuma County Sheriff's Office said a Yuma man was arrested Saturday after deputies found a malnourished dog locked inside a bedroom. On Thursday, May 18, 2017 at approximately 9:53 a.m., sheriff's office deputies said they responded to ... […]

  • The Latest: Britain resumes sharing bombing intel with US - Washington Post

    Washington PostThe Latest: Britain resumes sharing bombing intel with USWashington PostMANCHESTER, England — The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing (all times local):. 10:55 p.m.. British police say they have resumed sharing intelligence about the Manchester bombing with U.S. counterparts. Britain had halted ...Manchester bomber probably had ISIS training, […]

  • Leading from the side: At NATO event, Trump waffles again on US commitments - Washington Post

    Washington PostLeading from the side: At NATO event, Trump waffles again on US commitmentsWashington PostAt a NATO ceremony in Brussels on Thursday, President Trump appeared, in a moment captured on video, to push aside another world leader to get a spot at the front. That prompted pundits to joke that after eight years of Barack Obama's cautious foreign ...Trump pushes around NATO; lecture […]

  • Federal appeals court maintains freeze of Trump's travel ban. Attorney general vows Supreme Court appeal. - Washington Post

    Washington PostFederal appeals court maintains freeze of Trump's travel ban. Attorney general vows Supreme Court appeal.Washington PostA federal appeals court on Thursday left in place the freeze on President Trump's revised entry ban, handing the administration another legal setback in its efforts to block the issuance of new visas to citizens of six Muslim-majority countries. The ...Appeals […]

  • Montana GOP Candidate's Assault Charge Hangs Over Tight Special Election - NPR

    NPRMontana GOP Candidate's Assault Charge Hangs Over Tight Special ElectionNPRMontana voters are at the polls as the aftermath of an altercation between the Republican congressional candidate and a reporter unfolds. Nominee Greg Gianforte was charged Wednesday evening with misdemeanor assault against Ben Jacobs, a reporter ...Republicans rebuke but stand by Montana GOP candidate charged with […]

  • Joe Lieberman: FBI Appointment Would Have Looked 'Terrible' - NBCNews.com

    NBCNews.comJoe Lieberman: FBI Appointment Would Have Looked 'Terrible'NBCNews.com"With everything swirling in Washington, you can't have a director of the FBI coming from the same law firm as the president's private lawyer. It looks terrible," Lieberman said in an interview with MSNBC's Nicolle Wallace. Play. Facebook · Twitter; Embed.Lieberman officially withdraws from consideration for […]

  • In the Fight Against the Islamic State, US Airstrikes Have Killed Hundreds and Possibly Thousands of Civilians - New York Times

    NBCNews.comIn the Fight Against the Islamic State, US Airstrikes Have Killed Hundreds and Possibly Thousands of CiviliansNew York TimesThe number of civilians killed in American-led airstrikes in Iraq and Syria spiked this year, as efforts to retake Islamic State strongholds intensified and after some procedures for approving airstrikes were changed. Comparing estimates of civilian ...Pentagon […]

  • Will 'Trumpshakes' make world leaders avoid his grip? - Washington Post

    Washington PostWill 'Trumpshakes' make world leaders avoid his grip?Washington PostAt The Fix, we've written a few times about President Trump's weird handshakes — particularly his habit of yanking on the hand of the person he's shaking. We even spoke with a psychologist who has studied handshakes, analyzing how the handshake is a ...Trump to France's newly elected Macron: 'You were my […]

  • Atlantic Hurricane Season Is Expected to Be Busy - New York Times

    New York TimesAtlantic Hurricane Season Is Expected to Be BusyNew York TimesCocoa Beach, Fla., was hit by Hurricane Matthew, one of four named storms last year that were Category 3 or higher. Credit Mark Wilson/Getty Images North America. The United States can expect an Atlantic hurricane season with more than the usual number ...2017 hurricane forecast calls for above-normal season in […]