Saturday, July 22nd, 2017
  • Yuma Firefighters Head To California To Help With Detwiler Fire - KJZZ

    KJZZYuma Firefighters Head To California To Help With Detwiler FireKJZZYuma firefighters are heading to California to help fight the Detwiler Fire, which has burned more than 70,000 acres and is only 10 percent contained. Yuma Fire Marshal Kayla Holiman says they received mutual aid request from Cal Fire. "That fire that ...and more » […]

  • Y-1 will not go for bond in 2017 - YumaPioneer

    Y-1 will not go for bond in 2017YumaPioneerYuma School District-1 will not be putting a bond issue before the voters in November. The consensus during the Yuma-1 Board of Education's regular monthly meeting, this past Monday night, was to wait until the November 2018 election to again pursue a ... […]

  • High school team finishes summer season - YumaPioneer

    YumaPioneerHigh school team finishes summer seasonYumaPioneerYuma High School's high school-age baseball team closed out its summer season last Saturday by splitting a double-header with Valley, at Gilcrest. Yuma won the first game 9-6, then lost the nightcap 5-3, capping a decent summer for the squad. Pictured ... […]

  • Governor Ducey appoints Brandon Kinsey to the Yuma County Superior Court - KYMA

    KYMAGovernor Ducey appoints Brandon Kinsey to the Yuma County Superior CourtKYMAKinsey practices civil litigation and business law at Garcia, Kinsey & Villarreal, P.L.C. In addition to his law practice, Kinsey served as President of the Arizona Western College Foundation Board of Directors, and serves on the Board of Directors of ... […]

  • Yuma upcoming road construction - KYMA

    KYMAYuma upcoming road constructionKYMACaltrans crews continue to work on the reconstruction of Interstate-8 in Imperial County, west of Yuma. Beginning on May 8, Caltrans will close westbound Interstate 8 ramps at Algodones Road/State Route 186 (SR-186) due to ongoing construction. Signs ... […]

  • Pinetop-Lakeside to use Yuma vendors for road repairs - White Mountain Independent

    White Mountain IndependentPinetop-Lakeside to use Yuma vendors for road repairsWhite Mountain IndependentThe town is looking for approval to enter into a cooperative purchase agreement with the City of Yuma. According to the formal request forms, “this practice and participation assists staff to complete projects within specific time frames and the most ...and more » […]

  • Multiple drugs and guns seized at Yuma home - KYMA

    KYMAMultiple drugs and guns seized at Yuma homeKYMA... the Yuma County Sheriff's Office and the Yuma County Narcotics task force served a warrant at their home at 4200 block of w. 5th place in Yuma. Officials say once they entered the home multiple criminal items could be seen. In total 13 firearms and ... […]

  • Transport plane that crashed and killed 16 was headed to Marine base in Yuma - The San Diego Union-Tribune

    The San Diego Union-TribuneTransport plane that crashed and killed 16 was headed to Marine base in YumaThe San Diego Union-TribuneNavy and Marine Corps investigators are starting to probe why a military transport plane suddenly corkscrewed into a Mississippi soybean field on Monday, killing all 16 personnel onboard. The crash occurred around 4:00 p.m. in rural Leflore County ...Names of service […]

  • Fire blazes through Yuma home, officials declare it a total loss - KYMA

    KYMAFire blazes through Yuma home, officials declare it a total lossKYMAYUMA, Ariz. - A Yuma home is declared a total loss after a fire left it destroyed Monday afternoon. Rural Metro Fire Department says it was around 4:00 p.m. when they received 911 calls reporting smoke and flames coming from a residence on the 13000 ... […]

  • HSI seeks public's help to identify additional victims in Yuma child exploitation case - KYMA

    KYMAHSI seeks public's help to identify additional victims in Yuma child exploitation caseKYMAYUMA, Ariz. - Special agents with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) are seeking the public's help to identify possible additional victims in an ongoing child sexual exploitation probe involving a ...and more » […]

  • Trump celebrates commissioning of new aircraft carrier - Los Angeles Times

    Los Angeles TimesTrump celebrates commissioning of new aircraft carrierLos Angeles TimesThe aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford came to life Saturday in a commissioning ceremony at Naval Station Norfolk, a time-honored tradition that ushered in a new generation of naval sea power. Ship sponsor Susan Ford Bales made the call that sent dozens ...AP News in Brief at 9:04 pm EDTWashington PostUS Navy […]

  • John Heard, the Frazzled Father in 'Home Alone,' Dies at 71 - New York Times

    NBCNews.comJohn Heard, the Frazzled Father in 'Home Alone,' Dies at 71New York TimesJohn Heard in 1994 in an episode of “Law and Order.” He gained recognition mainly for lighter roles in films of the 1980s and 1990s. Credit Gerry Goodstein/NBC, via Getty Images. John Heard, an actor who played pained characters in dramas but was ...Actor John Heard, of 'Home Alone' movies, dies […]

  • Congress Reaches Deal on Russia Sanctions, Setting Up Tough Choice for Trump - New York Times

    New York TimesCongress Reaches Deal on Russia Sanctions, Setting Up Tough Choice for TrumpNew York TimesSenator Benjamin L. Cardin, Democrat of Maryland, praised a House bill that would impose new sanctions on Russia, Iran and North Korea. Credit J. Scott Applewhite/Associated Press. WASHINGTON — Congressional leaders have reached an agreement ...Democrats herald agreement on sweeping […]

  • Read Anthony Scaramucci's old tweets. You'll understand why he deleted them. - Washington Post

    Washington PostRead Anthony Scaramucci's old tweets. You'll understand why he deleted them.Washington PostNew White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci hasn't always shared the political views of the administration he now serves. In previous tweets, the Wall Street financier called Hillary Clinton “incredibly competent” and appeared to be at ...The week in politicsCNNMeet […]

  • Netflix Unveils New 'Stranger Things' Trailer at Comic-Con - Variety

    VarietyNetflix Unveils New 'Stranger Things' Trailer at Comic-ConVarietyThe cast and creators of “Stranger Things” arrived in Hall H, the biggest Comic-Con venue of all, on Saturday, and cracked up the assembled crowd for most of the hourlong panel. They also unveiled a new trailer. Executive producers Shawn Levy, Matt ...'Stranger Things' Season 2 Trailer Goes All 'Thriller' After […]

  • Pokémon GO Fest Plagued By Mile-Long Lines And Connectivity Issues In Chicago [Update] - Forbes

    ForbesPokémon GO Fest Plagued By Mile-Long Lines And Connectivity Issues In Chicago [Update]ForbesUpdate: All attendees are getting refunds and $100 in Pokecoins as recompense for the connectivity issues. Additionally, everyone with passes will be getting a free Legendary, Lugia. The global unlock for Legendaries will still begin over the next 24 ...Pokemon Go festival beset by technical […]

  • Jared Kushner Revises Financial Disclosure Form With Dozens of Assets He Initially Omitted - Mediaite

    MediaiteJared Kushner Revises Financial Disclosure Form With Dozens of Assets He Initially OmittedMediaiteAmid all the other big news yesterday, The Wall Street Journal reported on Jared Kushner revising his financial disclosure form to include dozens of assets he had “inadvertently omitted.” Back in May, the Journal reported on assets and business ties ...and more » […]

  • In Minneapolis, Unusual Police Killing Raises an Old Outcry: Why? - New York Times

    New York TimesIn Minneapolis, Unusual Police Killing Raises an Old Outcry: Why?New York TimesThe alley where Justine Damond was fatally shot by a police officer a week ago in Minneapolis. Credit Jenn Ackerman for The New York Times. MINNEAPOLIS — There was something bad going on in the alleyway behind the house, she told her fiancé on the ...Next Minneapolis police chief has […]

  • In tweet storm, Trump decries 'illegal leaks' and asserts 'all agree' he has complete power to pardon - Washington Post

    Washington PostIn tweet storm, Trump decries 'illegal leaks' and asserts 'all agree' he has complete power to pardonWashington PostNORFOLK — A defiant President Trump unleashed a flurry of nearly a dozen tweets Saturday morning, asserting that he has the “complete power to pardon” aides, family members and possibly even himself — an apparent response to the special […]

  • Chief to recommend charges against Florida teens who recorded drowning - CNN

    CNNChief to recommend charges against Florida teens who recorded drowningCNN(CNN) Five teenagers who taunted a drowning man while recording his death from afar may face criminal charges, a Florida police chief said Friday. Cocoa Police Chief Michael Cantaloupe said Friday he will recommend the state attorney prosecute the ...Next Minneapolis police chief tasked with changing […]