Gila County to receive funding to help with community wildfire preparedness

A bipartisan infrastructure law set aside money to help offset the effects of wildfires across the West. The Biden administration has announced that one county in Arizona will receive a portion of that funding. Vice President Kamala Harris said at a press conference that Gila County will receive $341,000 for evacuation planning, community education and […]

Students receive special presentation from Air Force F-35A Demo Team | Yuma

Yuma — On Thursday, March 9, 2023, more than 200 students from around Yuma County watched a special presentation of the U.S. Air Force F-35A Lightning II Demonstration Team in the Kofa High School auditorium. Eight members of the F-35A team (maintenance technicians, crew chiefs, etc.) shared job details with students, presented videos of the […]

Northern Arizona could receive millions for road maintenance projects

A bill passing the state legislature could allocate more than $300 million to the maintenance of Arizona’s rural roads and highways. If passed, more than $100 million of that money would be distributed across the state for dozens of road improvement projects. So far, the bill has received widespread support in the state Capitol. Under […]

Arizona Teachers Receive $1 Million Through Palo Verde Fiesta Bowl Charities Wishes for Teachers Draft Day Presented by SRP

Three Safford teachers awarded $2,500 in grants following 2022 Draft Day Scottsdale, Arizona – Continuing the Fiesta Bowl Organization’s annual tradition of honoring, supporting and celebrating educators across Arizona, Fiesta Bowl Charities donated $2,500 each to 400 teachers, including three from Safford. bottom. Palo Verde Fiesta Bowl Charity Wishes for Teachers Draft Day presented by […]

Farmers and ranchers receive marginal drought improvements

Some areas have been drenched lately, but the latest American Farmers Federation drought survey shows that there is still long road to recoverySixty percent of the western, southwestern, and central plains of the United States are classified as having a D1 (moderate) drought or higher, severely impacting agricultural production and commodities. in dangercould impact consumers […]

Yuma County among others receive funding for local communities

Arizona Senator Kelly and Cinema helped secure funding for the local Arizona community (KYMA, KECY) – Senators Mark Kelly and Kirsten Cinema have secured a massive investment of over $130 million for all 15 Arizona counties. This investment will help support law enforcement, access to healthcare, educational resources, tribal and town water infrastructure, roads, bridges […]