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Hidalgo Avenue work to resume - THE YUMA SUN
SAN LUIS, Ariz. – Residents here may have thought a major road improvement project had ground to a halt. But city officials promise that residents and motorists will see workers and heavy equipment in action on the city’s west side as the second phase ...
Sanguinetti House upgrades scheduled - THE YUMA SUN
Major improvements are coming to Sanguinetti House Museum and Gardens in Yuma’s historic downtown over the next several months. The ambitious project will bring the museum to life with stories of Yuma’s emergence as a major metropolitan community as ...
First Take: 'Wallace and Ladmo' Arizona icons - THE YUMA SUN
I and a lot of other people who grew up on Phoenix television were sorry to see the passing last week of Bill Thompson. Thompson played the role of Wallace in “The Wallace and Ladmo Show,” a children’s show that aired for several decades beginning in ...
Dimitrov out of Washington hard-court tournament - THE YUMA SUN
WASHINGTON (AP) — Wimbledon semifinalist Grigor Dimitrov pulled out of the Citi Open hard-court tournament, citing the flu and a sinus infection. Dimitrov's withdrawal was announced Sunday, a day before play begins.
Yuma’s Most Wanted - THE YUMA SUN
As a public service, the Yuma Sun is publishing the names and photographs of the following people sought by the Yuma County Adult Probation Department or the U.S. Marshals Service as probation absconders. If you have information that would lead to the ...
Braves score 6 runs in 3rd, beat Padres 8-3 - THE YUMA SUN
ATLANTA (AP) — Chris Johnson and Ryan Doumit each drove in two runs during Atlanta's six-run third inning and the Braves beat Eric Stults the San Diego Padres 8-3 on Sunday. The Braves trailed 1-0 before roughing up Stults (3-13).
Golf Capsules - THE YUMA SUN
MONTREAL (AP) — Tim Clark rallied to win the Canadian Open on Sunday, birdieing five of the last eight holes for a one-stroke victory over Jim Furyk. Clark closed with a 5-under 65 at rainy Royal Montreal for his second PGA Tour victory. The 38-year-old ...
Group seeks families to host students - THE YUMA SUN
Yuma families have the opportunity to learn about the people and culture of another country without ever leaving the community. A nonprofit organization called Ayusa International is seeking out families from Yuma and cities across the state to host ...
In a world of violence, what can be done? - THE YUMA SUN
Last week, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria — the extremist movement now occupying large swaths of territory in the region — forced the last Christians out of the Iraqi city of Mosul. Images of desecrated churches, looted homes and ruined lives now ...
Next big health issue? Drug-resistant bacteria - THE YUMA SUN
Experts warn all the time about the dangers of taking unnecessary antibiotics. But now, the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is concerned it could become the next pandemic - and that’s something to which we need to pay attention.