Task Force Arrests Man Charged with Weapons Violations

Yuma, Arizona - On October 13, 2021, Hector Alvarez was captured by members of the United States Marshals Service Task Force based on a warrant issued for his arrest on charges related to weapons violations.

Hit and Run accident 1600 block of South 4th Avenue

Yuma, Arizona - Yesterday, at approximately 9:34 a.m., Yuma Police Officers responded to a report of an injury collision in the 1600 block of South 4th Avenue.

House Fire 2200 block of east 27th Lane

Yuma, Arizona - On Saturday, just before 2:00 pm, a fire was reported in the 2200 block of east 27th Lane. Arriving Yuma Fire Department personnel found heavy smoke and flames coming from the rear of 2242 E. 27th Ln. Firefighters began to extinguish the fire in the patio area and found the fire had extended into the attic spaces of both 2242 and the attached home next door at 2246 E. 27th Ln.

SUV and Home Fire 1700 block of west 25th Street

Yuma, Arizona - On Sunday, just before 3:00 pm, a house fire was reported in the 1700 block of west 25th Street. Yuma Fire Department personnel arrived to find a fully involved SUV parked next to a house at 1766 W. 25th St. with fire spreading to the home. Firefighters were able to quickly knock down and extinguish the fire.

Tribute of the Muses award winners, 2021

Yuma, Arizona - A versatile musician known for keeping the beat in a wide range of ensemble groups for more than 45 years took home the area’s top arts award for 2021.