Yuma, Arizona - Celebrate poetry at the Foothills Library! On Friday, August 19th, share your favorite poems with the “Share the Journey” Poetry Circle. The group meets at 1:00 p.m.

Yuma, Arizona - "Write on the Edge" will meet Tuesday, August 16th, 23rd, and 30th from 1:00-3:00 p.m. at the Foothills Library. Aspiring writers are invited to share thoughts on writing and share their work. There is no charge to attend.

Yuma, Arizona - Yesterday, at approximately 6:45 p.m. officers were dispatched to the 400 block of south Magnolia Avenue reference a drive by shooting.  A witness said a white 2000 model Dodge 4 door passenger car was traveling northbound at a slow rate of speed when three shots were fired from the vehicle.

Yuma, Arizona - Today,just after 12:00 noon a fire was reported in the area of 4th Avenue and 26th Street. This information was then updated to a garage on fire in the 2500 block of 8th Drive. First arriving Yuma Fire Department personnel found heavy smoke and fire coming from a two story building at 2539 South 8th Drive (at the corner of 8th Drive and 26th Street).

Yuma, Arizona - This morning, at approximately 2:00 a.m. officers were dispatched to 2350 S, Avenue B in reference to a burglary.  Four unknown subjects forcefully entered an apartment and took various items while holding the occupants at gunpoint.  The suspects fled eastbound on 24th Street in a dark colored two door coupe.  One victim was struck in the head during the incident.  The victim received minor injuries and did not seek medical attention.