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News to Use May 24, 2012

Posted May 24, 2012 by Staff

Yuma Memorial Day Events Monday May 28, 2012 7:45 a.m. – Quechan Burial Ground at Winterhaven, Calif. 9:00 a.m. – Ocean to Ocean Bridge Ceremony at Gateway Park in the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 19. 10:00 a.m. – Desert Lawn Memorial Park Services  at American Legion Post 19. 11:30 a.m. – Sunset Vista Cemetery Services….

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Station celebrates Oasis Pool’s grand reopening

Posted May 24, 2012 by Lance Cpl. Sean Dennison

Station personnel and their families celebrated the grand reopening of MCAS Yuma’s Oasis Pool with a splash, May 18. The pool, which has been in use since 1943, reopened after renovations started in March...

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Yuma’s Graduation Ceremonies Available World-wide

Posted May 24, 2012 by Yuma Union High School District

Yuma area high school graduation ceremonies will be web-casted “Live” on the evening of Friday, May 25th.  This will be a very special opportunity for deployed military family members and others unable to attend graduation to view the graduation ceremony in real time from anywhere in the world.  Graduation ceremonies will be archived at each…

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Women’s summit opens eyes of female Marines

Posted May 24, 2012 by Cpl. Aaron Diamant

Many of the station’s female Marines gathered with a few of their male counterparts for an awareness summit, May 15. Women make up only six percent of the Corps, but despite their small numbers, make a...

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Fire Safety

Posted May 24, 2012 by Staff

FIRE PREVENTION ORDER NUMBER AZ-030-12-01  FIRE RESTRICTIONS DUE TO VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT, COLORADO RIVER DISTRICT LAKE HAVASU FIELD OFFICE Pursuant to 43 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 9212.2, because of extreme fire hazard conditions, the following acts are prohibited on Bureau of Land Management (BLM) administered land in Arizona and California…

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Nature’s Deli

Posted May 24, 2012 by Lance Cpl. Sean Dennison

Few things are as pleasurable as a well-made sandwich, and Main Street’s Nature’s Deli delivers them in spades. Though unassuming and easy to miss, I’d argue Nature’s is one of the better food establishments Yuma has to offer. Their main strength lies in their cold cuts, with crisp vegetables, juicy meat and the basic condiments…

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News to Use May 17, 2012

Posted May 17, 2012 by

Oasis pool grand Reopening  The Oasis Pool will host its grand reopening, May 18. All station personnel and their families are invited, but please note the times for both groups: Family time will be from 12-6:00 p.m. Adults are invited to attend from 6-8 p.m. The layout of events are as follows: Noon – Pool…

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College and career fair educates station on future choices

Posted May 17, 2012 by Cpl. Aaron Diamant

Military friendly schools and employers gathered in the Sonoran Pueblo to give station residents a glimpse at their future Monday. The college and career fair had 38 prospective employers and colleges, all looking for a few good men and women to transfer from the Corps’ ranks to theirs.

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Station ARFF trains in setting up decontamination site

Posted May 17, 2012 by Lance Cpl. Sean Dennison

Marine Corps Air Station Yuma aircraft rescue and firefighting department trained in setting up a mass decontamination site, May 10-11. The training, part of ARFF personnel’s annual training requirements, educated the firefighters on quickly and effectively constructing a...

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Realistic Urban Training heats up in El Centro

Posted May 17, 2012 by Cpl. John Robbart III

NAVAL AIR STATION EL CENTRO, Calif.   — More than 400 Marines and sailors with the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit began conducting the ground portion of Realistic Urban Training, here, May 7. The training aims to integrate the Command Element, and its Maritime Raid Force, with the Aviation Combat Element.  It will be conducted in…

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