Panic as Health Officials Urge Adults to get Measles Vaccine


Public health officials are raising their measles intervention alert, urging adults to consider a measles vaccine booster as California now reports 59 cases of the disease.


Saudi King Abdullah, A Gradual Modernizer, Dead at 90


RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) -- His changes looked minute to the outside world. But in a kingdom where ultra-conservative Muslim clerics long have held a lock on all aspects of society, King Abdullah's incremental reforms echoed mightily.



Bryan Thomason Returns to Imperial School District as New Superintendent


IMPERIAL-The Imperial Unified School District welcomed an old friend back home at their regular monthly meeting Thursday, as Bryan Thomason accepted his role as the IUSD superintendent.


El Centro Sector Border Patrol Arrest Seven during Drug Smuggling Attempt

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CALEXICO – Tuesday, U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Calexico station seized a 2006 Chevy Suburban and arrested seven individuals attempting to smuggle approximately 257 pounds of marijuana, with an estimated value of more than $154,000 near the intersection of Highway 98 and Interstate 8.



Imperial City decides on Library Expansion, Street Light Specs


IMPERIAL-It was a tense night for the City of Imperial council members at their monthly meeting, Wednesday.


Tigers Secure Win Against Wildcats

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IMPERIAL – The Brawley Wildcats traveled to Imperial High last Tuesday night to face-off in a basketball showdown. It was an intense game and a display of the Tigers’ grit and determination, ending with them pulling off a come-from-behind win.



Imperial County Administration Center Parking Lot Improvement Project Update

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EL CENTRO - As part of the ongoing construction work for the Parking Lot Improvement Project at the County Administration Center (“CAC”) in downtown El Centro, there is upcoming work scheduled between January 26, 2015 through February 13, 2015 which will require temporary closure of a pedestrian street crossing and sidewalk segment along Broadway Avenue.


Scotty De La Torre trial Dates set for July


EL CENTRO-A mother's cry could be heard from the audience inside the El Centro Court House, as Scotty De La Torre, 27, stood before the Honorable Judge Poli Flores at his Pre-Trial setting of a Jury Trial, Thursday

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