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USDA Forest Service Announces Fee Waiver Dates

USDA Forest Service Announces Fee Waiver Dates

Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell announced today that the Forest Service will offer two fee waiver weekends during the summer of 2010, in addition to other annual fee waiver events at standard amenity fee sites. The first fee waiver weekend will be June 5-6. These fee waivers will be offered in cooperation with other federal agencies under the Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act (REA). "The Forest Service is working to ensure as many visitors as possible have the opportunity to [...]

Norma Saikhon Seeks Re-election

Norma Saikhon Seeks Re-election

By Mario Conde After twelve years as public administrator, Norma Saikhon wants to continue in this position to continue providing services for the most needed in the Imperial Valley. This year Saikhon was challenged by Attorney at Law Christian Legaspi and it’s the first time the County Public Administrator has been challenged since being elected three terms ago. Saikhon says that her experience and accomplishments during these years are what motivate her to continue in her [...]

Graduation Week Is Almost Here

Graduation Week Is Almost Here

If you think the year is going by too fast, you’re probably right. Graduation week is next week. It hardly seems like we got through celebrating Memorial Day and the end of the school year is here. Beginning Tuesday, June 8th there will be graduation exercises throughout the Imperial Valley for the next four days. Two private schools have already had their graduation exercises. Calexico’s Vincent Memorial High School graduated its class of 2010 May 29th and Calexico Mission School will [...]

Mexican Soccer Stars Return To Calexico

Mexican Soccer Stars Return To Calexico

By Mario Conde Calexico was fortunate last week to have two legendary soccer players visiting our border town and supporting the Calexico PAL. Former Mexican soccer players Ramon Ramirez and "El Emperador" Claudio Suarez visited Calexico for a few hours before going to Mexicali for an exhibition game between America and Chivas de Guadalajara played by retired soccer players for each team. Ramon Ramirez and Claudio Suarez were key players in their time and represented Mexico in many FIFA [...]

Vigilance to Duty Results in Narcotic Seizures over Holiday Weekend

U.S. Border Patrol agents stationed throughout Yuma, Ariz., Sector arrested 14 suspected drug smugglers in three separate incidents over Memorial Day weekend and seized more than $1,000,000 worth of drugs. On Friday evening, Border Patrol agents working at the Highway 78 checkpoint south of Blythe, Calif. referred a 2003 Nissan 350Z for secondary inspection after a Border Patrol canine team alerted to the vehicle. Agents inspected the vehicle and found six plastic bags of [...]

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