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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.

March, 2020

  • 15 March

    Jaime Bonilla presents Development Plan for Baja California

    By: Fidel Gastelum, Reporter In an official ceremony, the Governor of Baja California, Jaime Bonilla Valdez, accompanied by members of his cabinet, as well as the mayors of the 5 municipalities of the state, presented the 2020-2024 State Development Plan, in which he indicated which will be the bases of …

  • 15 March

    Imperial Valley College Transitions to Online Instruction, Effective March 16th

    In response to the recent Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and in consultation with the Imperial Community College District (ICCD) Board of Trustees, Imperial Valley College (IVC) is transitioning courses to an online format. Effective March 16, 2020, many of our courses will be offered online. The transition is designed to limit …

  • 15 March

    Masses to be Cancelled and Catholic Schools to Close Due to COVID-19

    -Editorial Starting Monday, March 16, all daily and Sunday Masses in the Diocese of San Diego that includes Imperial Valley will be canceled and diocesan Catholic schools will be closed. Churches will remain open, however, for parishioners and others who wish to pray and seek spiritual assistance. A decision on …

  • 12 March

    Imperial Valley College is Open!

    Imperial Valley College has developed a preliminary emergency action plan in connection with the Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19). As of right now, the campus is open and offering instruction and services. IVC Superintendent/President Martha Garcia held a COVID-19 Campus Forum on Tuesday, March 10, 2020.  We are currently working with …

  • 12 March


    Rodolfo Andrade Pelayo took oath as the new president of the Mexicali Industrial Development Commission (CDI). Mexicali, B.C.- At a meeting that took place in the office of the Mayor of Mexicali, Marina del Pilar Ávila Olmeda, Rodolfo Andrade Pelayo, took oath as the new president of the Mexicali Industrial …

  • 11 March

    NBA temporally suspends basketball season due to Coronavirus (Covid-19)

    By: Fidel Gastelum, Reporter After the CoronaVirus case of a Utah Jazz player was officially confirmed, the NBA has decided to suspend the games and activities of this season until further notice. The Covid-19 has already wreaked havoc on other sports leagues such as Italy’s Serie A soccer, and the …

  • 11 March

    The economic cost of “One Day Without Women” strike in Mexico reached 43.5 billion pesos

    By: Dr. Alejandro Diaz-Bautista, Economist, (Ph.D.) The economic value of unpaid work in domestic work and care of women represents 23.5% of the country’s GDP. According to INEGI data in the “Satellite Account of the Unpaid Work of Households in Mexico, 2018”, which provides information on the economic valuation of …

  • 11 March

    Two Coronavirus Cases Have Been Confirmed in Imperial Valley

    -Editorial El Centro Regional Medical Center (ECRMC) announced today that they have received confirmation from the San Diego Public Health Department that two individuals have tested positive for the COVID-19 virus. One individual is a current patient at ECRMC, and the other is quarantined in their home. The samples were …

  • 10 March

    Possible Case of Coronavirus in Imperial Valley Still Inconclusive

    -Editorial El Centro Regional Medical Center held a Press Conference to update the public about the possible case of COVID-19 in the Imperial Valley. The test results of the patient are inconclusive for Coronavirus, according to doctors. It was informed that the patient has been resting comfortably and is being …

  • 10 March

    Bell Rings in New Legislative Round Between IID and Assemblyman Chad Mayes

    By: Mario Conde, Reporter The Imperial Irrigation District Board of Directors will have a second round of the legislative fight against Assemblyman Chad Mayes who introduced legislation that would require the California Energy Commission to study and report to the legislature options for IID’s electrical service to the Coachella Valley …