Border Patrol Seizes More than $850,000 of Methamphetamine

Niland, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Indio Station and working the Highway 111 checkpoint seized more than 26 pounds of methamphetamine.

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Packages of methamphetamine are located under the spare tire in a vehicle.
Packages of methamphetamine are located under the spare tire in a vehicle.

Police Briefs

City of Holtville

Thursday,

December 24

TIS THE SEASON, TO DRINK:

It was reported, that a married couple were having a large argument, the caller is concerned that they will end up hurting each other, physically, the male subject was under the influence of alcohol, both subjects were counseled.

AIM, THROW:

It was reported, that a teenager was seen throwing rocks at the caller’s home and vehicle, though signs of rock throwing were found, the young man wasn’t, the caller was advised to call back should he return.

Pioneers Memorial Healthcare District is pleased to announce

Pioneers Memorial Healthcare District is pleased to announce the appointment of Lisa Goldner as the Director of Marketing and Provider Relations effective immediately. This new position will act as the liaison between the hospital district and the medical and employer community and promote the development of strong bonds with our physicians, their staffs, and the employers in Imperial County.

IID News

Utilities to collaborate on transmission planning project for renewable energy

The Imperial Irrigation District and Southern California Edison have agreed to initiate joint planning studies of an existing transmission corridor in Southeastern California that could significantly boost the transfer capability of renewable energy under development in the resource-rich Imperial Valley.