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June, 2022

  • 13 June

    The federal government n Mexico presents the Social Security program for self-employed journalists

    -Editorial Within the framework of Freedom of Expression Day in Mexico, the federal government presented the Social Security program for Self-Employed Journalists, through which they will be able to access the five insurances of the Mandatory Regime of the Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS): Diseases and Maternity, Occupational Risks, …

  • 12 June


    -Editorial The position of the Mexican peso and the strength that it has reflected in the markets during the first half of 2022, despite the circumstances that impact the global economy, has surprised analysts and experts, who have even called it a super peso. A super currency is attractive to …

  • 12 June

    IID Invites Residents to Conserve Energy This Weekend

    -Editorial The first excessive heat alert of the year goes into effect this week in California. Excessive heat temperatures are hitting the Imperial Valley as the summer begins. On June 11, it is expected that temperatures will reach 116 degrees. That’s why the Imperial Irrigation District is asking customers to …

  • 8 June

    Very Low Turnout Drives Election Results in Imperial County

    -Editorial The campaign is over and the votes have been casted in the primary election of 2022. Only four percent of the voters participated according to information provided by the election department at 11 p.m. on June 7. The Imperial County Registrar of Voters posted its first election result numbers …

  • 6 June

    Gas Prices Won’t Stop Travelers This Summer

    -Editorial Memorial Day is the quintessential signal for the start of summer and people travel despite record gas prices. Millions of people that live in the CaliBaja Mega Region will either travel to Mexico to enjoy the different tourist destinations in Baja California or up north to bigger cities like …

  • 6 June

    Calexico City Council to Offer Esperanza Colio the City Manager Position

    -Editorial By unanimous vote, the Calexico City Council voted to offer Imperial County Deputy CEO Esperanza Colio-Warren the position of city manager of the border city.  Colio was one of the applicants to fill the vacant city manager position after Miguel Figueroa decided to leave for Imperial County last month. …

  • 6 June

    Mistakes by County Election Office Might Affect June Primary Outcome

    -Editorial Two very concerning mistakes by the Imperial County Elections Department in less than two weeks could possibly affect the outcome of the several primary races on June 7. Imperial County has historically been a place for low voter turnout and recent corrections by the election department mere days before …

  • 5 June

    Katya Echazarreta becomes first Mexican-born woman in space

    -Editorial Katya Echazarreta, 26, made history when she became the first Mexican-born woman to travel to space. Born in Guadalajara, Mexico, Echazarreta, who moved to the United States at the age of seven, has been selected from a pool of 7,000 applicants by nonprofit organization Space Humanity to participate in …

  • 5 June

    Local Agencies Speak About the Dangers of Leaving Children Unattended in Hot Vehicles This Summer

    -Editorial Triple-digit summer weather has arrived in the Imperial Valley and with it, the risk of death or illness if the person does not take precautions. More specifically, child death can be prevented. The California Highway Patrol and El Centro Fire Department join efforts each year with the Imperial County …

  • 3 June

    The eminent abolition of the Male Guardianship

    By: Terry Ahtziry Cardenas Banda, attorney, law professor, social activist, and philanthropist. In this most recent edition, we celebrate successful women in our region, who, with their determination and work, show us the abilities that women have, who, regardless of their gender, have great skills to contribute to the benefit …