Brandon Mejia

Digital Content Editor

This Arizona native was born in Tucson and graduated from the University of Arizona in May of 2017 with a degree in journalism.

During his time at the university, Brandon received the 2017 Excellence in Broadcast Journalism award from the UA School of Journalism.

Soon after graduation, he got his start at the local NPR/PBS affiliate in Tucson, where he was introduced to live radio and TV news covering education throughout Southern Arizona.

He is also the Evening News Anchor/Producer for the CBS affiliate in Yuma - El Centro. 

Victims of crimes in Arizona are getting financial support in the amount of $1.2 Million spread across the state.  

ELISE AMENDOLA / AP

THIS POST WILL BE UPDATED WEEKLY WITH THE CURRENT COVID-19 NUMBERS FOR YUMA AND LA PAZ COUNTY

Last update: Sept.. 7, 2021

NUMBER OF VACCINES ADMINSTERED:

Arizona: 7,415,809

 

Yuma County: 221,251

 

La Paz County: 18,002

 

COVID CASES AND DEATHS: 

 

City of San Luis

The San Luis Senior Center is closed indefinity following two COVID positive cases and a rise in cases throughout Yuma County, according to the city of San Luis. 

Those looking to register for classes at Arizona Western College will have more time to get to see the campus and register in person.   

Yuma County Sheriff's Office

Yuma County Sheriff’s Office Sergeant Edgar Guerra is the 2021 recipient of the Law Enforcement ‘Unsung Hero’ Commendation. 

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