Yuma news and features

City of Yuma

In a tweet, Monday, Yuma Mayor Doug Nicholls said Migrants seeking asylum in the U.S. are being released in Yuma and San Luis - again. 

Exceptional Healthcare

Texas-based Exceptional Healthcare announced Wednesday it will start building a 20,000 square foot community hospital in Yuma next month on March 12 in Yuma. 

Until recently, those in Yuma and other communities in our region had little choice if they wanted to pursue a career in social work.  While Northern Arizona University’s Yuma campus offers a bachelor's degree in Social Work, a master’s level program meant traveling out of town, most likely to Phoenix. 


Kim Johnson

If there was ever a year where the need for donations were at a high, 2020 may have been it and the Yuma Community Food Bank saw that, according to President and CEO Shara Whitehead.

Union Pacific

A rolling piece of history will be chugging into the Desert Southwest on Tuesday.

Union Pacific's iconic steam locomotive Big Boy No. 4014 - the world's largest steam locomotive - will be spending the night in Yuma.