Yuma, Arizona - On Monday, January 29, 2018 at 3:35 a.m., the Yuma Police Department responded to a suspicious fire at Mesa Heights Apartment and several other residential structures, located in the 2100 block of Arizona Avenue, in reference to a fire.  The Yuma Fire Department was already on scene.

Yuma, Arizona - Arizona Western College’s May 18th commencement ceremony will mark an historical milestone.   The celebration will feature graduating students from AWC as well as Northern Arizona University, Arizona State University and University or Arizona. This is a first-ever combined commencement celebration with representation from all three universities at a community college.

Yuma, Arizona - Share your love of books and reading! The Main Library Book Club will meet Saturday, May 26th, at 10:00 a.m. to discuss Gods of Gotham by Lyndsay Faye. All are welcome to attend.

Yuma, Arizona - How much did a banana cost 80 years ago? Or a car? Or a house? On Saturday, May 19th, the Heritage Library will host “The Price Was Right: 1938” at 11:00 a.m. Ages 8 and older are invited to play this price-matching game and guess how much items cost in 1938.

Yuma, Arizona - The Arizona Western College Innovation Fund Committee granted money for the Matador Business Incubator.  This new resource center will be available to AWC students that are admitted to the resource center this fall. Students will have access to resources, weekly seminars and hands on guidance from experienced professionals that could not otherwise afford consulting fees on their own.   Deadline for applications is August 20th.