Yuma, Arizona - Last week the Yuma Fire Department responded to 2 snake removal calls. Both snakes were rattlesnakes encountered after sundown at a park area along the river (native habitat). In both cases it was an area of minimal lighting and children were present.

Yuma, Arizona - Arizona Western College is pleased to announce that Artist Brandon Sanderson, Associate Professor of Printmaking at the University of North Carolina-Pembroke, will be visiting the San Luis Learning Center Campus and the Yuma Campus on September 19 through September 21.

Yuma, Arizona - On Saturday, September 24th, the Genealogical Society of Yuma will present “Military Wives” at 10:30 a.m. at the Main Library. Hear excerpts from letters and diaries that provide a rich, and often overlooked, eyewitness account of 19th and early 20th century frontier life.

Yuma, Arizona - During the end of June 2016, Arizona Western College Institute of Welding Technology students attended the SkillsUSA national conference and competition in Louisville, KY and came back as winners.

Yuma, Arizona - Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at the Foothills Library! On Friday, September 23rd, enjoy light refreshments and learn about Latin music, literature, food, and culture at 11:00 a.m. There is no charge to attend.