The Yuma County Board of Supervisors on Monday will continue discussing and possibly take action regarding priority projections and programs to be funded by the $41.5 million the county expects to receive in COVID-19 relief aid as part of the American Rescue Plan Act.
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In the Silver League at Las Barrancas, Gary Hill, Mike Costello and Frankie Allen won gross. Bobbi Bellusci, Roger Sprague and Lyle Wheeler were the net winners. Larry Engler, Dawn Diamond, Jack Joseph and Rusty Wies were on the winning team. In the Copper League Brian Healy and Frankie Alle…
Kofa senior Carolina Moreno, who’s one of, if not the most successful girl wrestlers in the state of Arizona, signed her National Letter of Intent to Southern Oregon University on Monday.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) Today you are sensitive to the moods of others. This is why you want to do whatever you can to make their life easier. Tonight: Avoid power struggles.
DEAR SAVVY SENIOR – What are the best Medicare coverage options for COVID-vaccinated retirees who are eager to travel? My wife and I will both turn 65 over the next few months and would like to know which Medicare plans are best for extensive travelers. – Almost 65
Listening to radio and TV news programs, one of the hottest topics is the number of “help wanted” signs out there on Main Street, USA – and the lack of people available to fill those openings.
I’m truly baffled by some of the conspiracy theories out there regarding COVID-19. Someone recently told me it’s a hoax perpetrated by the government and media. The person also said that deaths have been greatly exaggerated and investigations will reveal the truth.
The retired science teacher jumped up from his hiding spot in his garden and grabbed my arm before I could escape.
Over a lunch of tea and scones, cucumber sandwiches and chocolate dipped strawberries, women across Yuma County donned their hats to attend a tea party hosted by the Territorial Charter Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association.
The wheat fields are looking great as I drive through the valleys. Beautiful green-gold heads of wheat ripening in the sun. Desert Durum wheat is one of the crops grown from January to June as a cash crop as well as a wonderful soil building crop.
Need help paying for the internet? The Federal Communications Commission announced that the Emergency Broadband Benefit is available as of May 12.
State and National News
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A smoky wildfire churning through a Los Angeles canyon community gained strength Sunday as about a thousand residents remained under evacuation orders while others were warned they should get ready to leave, authorities said.
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israeli warplanes unleashed a new series of heavy airstrikes at several locations of Gaza City early Monday, hours after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu signaled the fourth war with Gaza's Hamas rulers would rage on.
This frame grab from video provided by the Houston Police Department shows a tiger that was found after a nearly week-long search in Houston.