The City of Holtville has experienced a major water main break at the corner of 4th Street and Fern Avenue. The repair of this high pressure line may require the shutdown of the water plant for the city of Holtville. Holtville residents are being advised to store up some water over the next hour as the water plant shutdown will mean that there is no water for the city of Holtville for several hours.
Former Owner of Southern California Medical Supply Company Found Guilty in a 10-Year, $8.3 Million Medicare Fraud Scheme
On July 31, 2014, a federal jury in Los Angeles found that the former owner of a durable medical equipment (DME) supply company located in Carson, California, was guilty of health care fraud charges relating a 10-year scheme in which Medicare was fraudulently billed more than $8 million for DME that was not medically necessary. Assistant Attorney General Leslie R. Caldwell of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division, U.S. Attorney André Birotte Jr. of the Central District of California, [...]
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July 31st 2014 edition of the Tribune Weekly Chronicle Tribune Weekly Chronicle 07-31-14
SAN DIEGO — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at ports of entry along the California/Mexico border over the weekend intercepted 15 attempts to smuggle more than a ton of various narcotics, valued at approximately $2.6 million. CBP officers at the six land ports of entry foiled attempts to smuggle heroin, cocaine, marijuana, and methamphetamine concealed in various areas of vehicles such as inside gas tanks, floors, tires, and inside the roof of a commercial [...]