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The war on the opioid epidemic continues in Yuma County. That is why the U.S. Attorney's Office, the Drug Enforcement Administration and local law enforcement agencies will be joining forces for a series of opioid awareness presentations.


San Luis High School hosted a community forum last week for parents and community members to address the topic of fentanyl use among local youths.

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Several dentists in the city of Yuma have volunteered their services to the homeless and in-need free of charge.  One of those dentists made it his aim to see dozens of patients from the local mission in a single day.  For the Arizona Science Desk, Maya Springhawk Robnett reports…