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Forum nets ideas from residents on tackling poverty

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Availability of jobs, education and health care are some of the keys to freeing the Yuma residents who are caught in a cycle of poverty, about…

San Luis unveils its business incubator

San Luis unveils its business incubator

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SAN LUIS, Ariz – San Luis will be both "audacious and aggressive" in efforts to court economic development, the mayor said as he and other off…

Water company owner, wife plead not guilty

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Diamond Brooks Water Company owner Phil Clark, who was indicted by a federal grand jury on 47 counts, entered pleas of not guilty to all pendi…

Drive to make marijuana legal in Ariz. formally launched

Drive to make marijuana legal in Ariz. formally launched

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PHOENIX — Arizonans could get to decide next year if they want to follow the lead of Colorado and Washington and let any adult buy and use marijuana.

Gadsden district gets grant for on-the-go breakfasts

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SAN LUIS, Ariz. – Students in elementary and junior high schools here will have the option of getting a quick bite to eat before their classes…

Youths study science in action at YPG

Youths study science in action at YPG

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Nicole Alonzo's fourth- and fifth-grade students shouted and jumped up and down with excitement as they saw their classmate, Jesse Krieger, le…

Local Sports

Mistakes end Gila Ridge's upset bid

Mistakes end Gila Ridge's upset bid

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Gila Ridge gave Verrado a scare for a while Friday. The game was tied, 3-3, after four innings, but a gang of mistakes plagued the Hawks and a…

Hawks keep playoff hopes alive

Hawks keep playoff hopes alive

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Cibola’s Ajitha Doniparthi made it 3-for-3 against Gila Ridge’s Kacey Wellard in a match Thursday between two of the best girls tennis players…

LOCAL GLANCE (April 15)

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The Cibola softball team picked up an 11-1 win over Gila Ridge in six innings on Wednesday at home.

Multimedia

play Students visit Yuma Proving Ground

Students visit Yuma Proving Ground

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Students visiting Yuma Proving Ground watch lines of soldiers disembark from recently landed military helicopters at a YPG hangar where they were given the opportunity to look at military vehicles. By Kevin G. Andrade

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Kofa High vs Gila Ridge Baseball

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Kofa High vs Gila Ridge Baseball 04/14/2015

Business in Yuma

Farm fresh: More Yuma locals seek organic produce

Farm fresh: More Yuma locals seek organic produce

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There’s been a boom in boutique garden companies in Yuma, which small urban farm owners attribute to an increasing demand for more options whe…

Desert Gardener: Organic vegetables gaining in popularity

Desert Gardener: Organic vegetables gaining in popularity

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When you think of farming in Yuma, fields of lettuce, broccoli and cabbage come to mind. However, Crisantes Ranches, 3780 E. County 13th St., …

Yuma Ag and You: Community still supporting youth at Yuma County Fair

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What a wonderful fair week we had. Normally it is too hot, too windy, rainy or sometimes cold! This year, Mother Nature cooperated and gave us…

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