Yuma, Arizona - The Yuma Art Center is anticipating the installation of a large-scale art mural on the building's back, west-facing wall by renowned artist "MOMO" in February 2018. The announcement was made during the City Council's regular meeting yesterday, in a public forum.

Yuma, Arizona - The Dr. Kathryn A. Watson Child Development Learning Laboratory (CDLL) at Arizona Western College will be having their Annual Holiday Program for the CDLL children and their families on Tuesday, December 19 at 4:00 pm.

Yuma, Arizona - The City of Yuma’s efforts to improve conditions for bicyclists are gaining increased recognition.

Yuma, Arizona - Today, at about 1:30pm the Yuma Fire Department received a mutual aid request regarding a Task Force deployment to the “Creek” fire burning in the Angeles National Forest, near San Fernando, California. Within the next hour an Engine and four YFD personnel left Yuma to meet with other members of the Imperial Valley Task Force.

Yuma, Arizona - Many of the injury cases the Yuma Fire Department responds to are the result of falls. Last week at least 46 emergency medical responses were for injuries related to falls, and there have been many HUNDREDS of others this year. Every week about 10% of our calls for service are fall related. This could be something as simple as tripping in a parking lot or cases often more serious, like falling from a ladder or roof. No matter your age or activity, it pays to watch your footing and be careful.