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In Other Words

A Look back At Some Columns From a Year Ago And Events Now WE TAKE A LOOK AT some of our columns from the beginning of 2009 and where we are now with those issue….


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The Sheriff is in Town

Sheriffs Officially Take Over Holtville Law Enforcement Services By Jim Predmore On Tuesday January 5th Sheriff Raymond Loera commented on the transition of law enforcement in Holtville to the Sheriff’s Department. “Officially we took over…


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Another Imperial County Project Hits The Skids

By Mario Conde The Calexico Planning Commission approved to rescind the Mega Park project Monday only five months after its approval. The Planning Board approved Monday to rescind all entitlements for the Mega Park; amend…


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Imperial County Sheriff Ceremony

By Jim Predmore The Annual Sheriff’s uniform inspection and ceremony was held on Tuesday January 5, 2010 and was conducted by Sheriff Raymond Loera. Sheriff Loera commented on how fast the past three years have…




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Best Road in Brawley Closed

Full Closures Scheduled for Best Road in Brawley Brawley – A portion of Best Road south of Shank Road in Brawley will be closed for about a month starting Monday morning at 8. On Monday…


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Grand Jury to Investigate Hospital Board

By Mario Conde The Grand Jury has been requested to investigate the Calexico Heffernan Hospital Board in regards to misappropriation of public funds. The Calexico Hospital Board has been looking at purchasing 15 acres of…




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New Year New Laws

THE NEW YEAR BRINGS NEW LAWS SACRAMENTO, Calif. –January not only rings in a new year, but also new laws for 2010. The California Highway Patrol reminds drivers to be familiar with these new traffic…


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Imperial County Earthquake Damage

Earthquakes Blitz through Imperial Valley By Chris Furguson On December 30, 2009, at around 10:50 AM, at least four earthquakes rocked the Imperial Valley in less than 20 minutes. The first quake began at 10:48…


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Imperial County Rocked By Earthquakes

Earthquakes Blitz through Imperial Valley By Chris Furguson On December 30, 2009, at around 10:50 AM, at least four earthquakes rocked the Imperial Valley in less than 20 minutes. The first quake began at 10:48…


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Strong Earthquake Hits Southern California

At 10:49 A.m A strong earthquake rocked southern California more details to come A moderate earthquake occurred at 10:48:57 AM (PST) on Wednesday, December 30, 2009. The magnitude 5.9 event occurred 21 km (13 miles)…



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Miss Betty’s Preschool Celebrates Christmas

By Betty Predmore The students at Miss Betty’s Preschool had a great time in December preparing for the Christmas holiday.  They made gingerbread cookies from scratch and enjoyed eating them during lunch time.  They had…


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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,…



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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…


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Experience the Serenity of the Skies

Experience the Serenity of the Skies with Imperial County Artist Jeni Bate __ What: “The Skies of Peace and Passion.” A Solo Exhibition: When: Jan 7th– Jan 21st 2010. Reception: Friday Jan 8th, 7-8pm. Where:…