Monsoon Season

Yuma, Arizona - This week marked the official start of “Monsoon Season” here in the desert southwest (officially June 15-Sept. 30, according to the National Weather Service). Some of the weather related hazards that could be encountered are Flash Floods, Lightening, Downburst Winds, Blowing Dust, and Excessive Heat. Sudden and intense storms can also down power lines and cause power outages.

Marcus Pool to open June 22 for summer

Yuma, Arizona - The City will open Marcus Pool, 545 W. 5th St., for summer open swim beginning Tuesday, June 22.

Arizona Western College Releases Truth in Taxation Information

Yuma, Arizona - Yuma/La Paz Counties’ Arizona Western College District has released its Truth in Taxation information for the fiscal year 2021-2022 budget, in compliance with Arizona Revised Statue 15-1461.01. 

Fatality Collision in the 4300 block of E 32nd Street

Yuma, Arizona - Today, at approximately 5:23 p.m., Yuma Police Officers responded to a report of a collision with injuries in the 4300 block of E 32nd Street.

Animal Cruelty Humane Society of Yuma is offering a $5,000.00 reward

Yuma, Arizona - On Sunday, at approximately 9:34 a.m., the Yuma Police Department responded to the Humane Society of Yuma in reference to an animal cruelty incident.