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Oct
17
2017
Horace B. Griffen

Upon learning of his passing last week, the City of Yuma honors the life and memory of Horace B. Griffen, a key member of the record-setting 1949 endurance flight of the City of Yuma airplane that now hangs in City Hall.

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Oct
13
2017

YUMA, Ariz. – What was billed as the biggest night of the year in the local arts community turned into something of a family affair, as two sisters and a spouse swept the Tribute of the Muses and Helios awards, held Friday at the Historic Yuma Theatre and Yuma Art Center.

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Oct
12
2017
Fire Sprinkler Save

On Thursday October 12, 2017, just after 3:00 pm, a stove was reported to be on fire inside an apartment at the La Posada Apartments, 1900 W 30th Street. Arriving YFD firefighters made entry into a first story apartment, and found a fire sprinkler head in the kitchen had extinguished a fire that started on the stove top. The sprinkler head was shut down by YFD personnel who also confirmed the fire was extinguished and had not spread. Firefighters worked quickly to vent the heat/smoke from the fire and remove the water that had been released during the activation.

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