Victor Calderón

News Producer/Host

Victor is originally from West Sacramento, California and has lived in Arizona for more than five years. He began his print journalism career in 2004 following his graduation from Georgetown University in Washington D.C. Victor has been a reporter for the following daily newspapers: The Monterey County Herald, The Salinas Californian and the Reno Gazette-Journal, where he covered stories including agriculture, education and Latino community news. Victor has also served as a local editor for Patch, a national news organization with hyperlocal websites, in Carmichael, California in the Sacramento area. He also served as the editor for The New Vision, the newspaper for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Tucson, which includes Yuma and La Paz counties. Victor lives in Somerton. He enjoys spending time with his family and friends and following most sports.

The head of the Border Patrol’s Yuma Sector said it remains third among sectors on the U.S.-Mexico border in migrant apprehensions. 

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The Florida SouthWestern Buccaneers softball team broke open a tied game late to become the 2021 National Junior College Athletic Association National Champions on Saturday at the Pacific Avenue Athletic Complex in Yuma.

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You can now show off your Yuma pride at a new art installation at the Colorado River State Historic Park.

If you’ve been to downtown Yuma or the Yuma Palms shopping and entertainment center since Saturday, you’ve probably seen the large groups of young women in town for the Division I National Junior College Athletic Association Softball Championship. In their matching team uniforms and sports gear, they are recognizable at local restaurants and in local stores.

The Division I National Junior College Athletic Association Softball Championship comes to Yuma and the Pacific Avenue Athletic Complex this week. It comes at a great time for local businesses, especially those in downtown Yuma and the Yuma Palms Regional Center.