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Relevant news concerning the region belonging to California and Baja California’s border.
Noticias relevantes relacionadas a la región perteneciente a la frontera de California y Baja California.

February, 2020

  • 9 February

    Luis Plancarte Honors the Heritage of the Past at State of County Address

    -Editorial Imperial County has achieved many things in the last year and that success was reflected in this year’s State of the County Address given by County Board Chairman Luis Plancarte on the steps of the Imperial County Superior Court. The theme for the State of the County Address this …

  • 8 February

    COMVIN Mexicali had its first informative Business Breakfast of 2020

    -Editorial The Mexicali Linkage Committee held an informative breakfast a few days ago, where speakers, experts in business, migration and tax matters at a binational level, gave a series of conferences regarding how to establish a business in the United States, and the requirements to be met, particularly in Imperial …

  • 8 February

    Calexico Rotary Club Ready for Another Crab Crack

    -Editorial The Calexico Rotary Club is organizing its annual Crab Crack dinner to raise funds for future projects and scholarships. The dinner is Calexico Rotary’s signature event for the last four decades and will take place at the Calexico Community Center located at 707 Dool Avenue in Calexico, California on …

  • 5 February

    Nancy Pelosi’s Action Creates Controversy at State of the Union

    -Editorial President Donald Trump gave the State of the Union Address that ended with the House Speaker Nancy Pelosi tearing the speech Trump gave. In an action never seen in the State of the Union, Pelosi tore down the speech moments after the President finished his address drawing heavy criticism …

  • 4 February


    Individuals are encouraged to take steps to prevent the spread of respiratory illnesses.  IMPERIAL COUNTY- The Imperial County Public Health Department shared today that county health officials are monitoring for the spread of coronavirus.  Public health department staff continues to work closely with state and federal agencies to monitor the cases …

January, 2020

  • 31 January

    IID introduces no-cost online residential energy audits

    -Editorial Imperial Irrigation District is now offering online, do-it-yourself energy audits for all of its residential customers free of charge. Through a new online tool – MyEnergyXpert – customers can identify energy-saving opportunities tailored to their own home with the simplicity and convenience of 24/7 access. “IID is excited to …

  • 30 January

    El Centro Celebrates its Achievements at State of the City Address

    -Editorial El Centro Mayor Efrain Silva took the podium to proudly announce the accomplishments made this past year and the plans for the future. Mayor Silva gave his State of the City Address Jan. 30 before dignitaries from all the cities where he thanked the council and city staff make …

  • 29 January

    IID Board Approves Deal with Terra Ferme

    -Editorial The Imperial Irrigation District Board of Directors voted to approve an agreement with the company Terre Ferme at their regular meeting on Jan.  21. In what is considered a project that will bring an economic boost to the north end of the Imperial County in the years to come, …

  • 26 January

    The United States Senate Approves the USMCA in January 2020

    By: Dr: Alejandro Díaz Bautista, Economist (PhD) The United States Senate approved a new North American trade agreement in a crushing vote that gave President Donald Trump a legislative victory, even when lawmakers begin to debate his political trial, and sending the stock market to new records offering certain certainty …

  • 22 January

    Mexican citizens will need to get new online permit to enter the European Union

    -Editorial New politics of the European Parliament have ruled about a new document requirement for travelers entering the European Union from Mexico, and other Latin American countries in 2020. This is the ETIAS (European Travel Information and Authorization System), a permit for travelers, which will serve as a temporary visa, …