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Liberian Official: Ebola Outbreak ‘Is Above The Control Of The National Government’

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CHARLOTTE, N.C.— A Liberian health official says the Ebola outbreak is now above the control of its government. “Our government has declared this now as a humanitarian crisis that is above the control of the national government,”

 

Report reveals ‘disturbing trend’ of brazen attacks against border security by gangs, drug and human traffickers

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A game warden hit in the head with a rock while trying to seize a raft. Police officers wounded in an hours-long standoff with a gang member wanted for murder.

 

County

Imperial Valley Grange Meet and Greet

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IMPERIAL COUNTY – On August 4, 2014, the Imperial Valley Grange #859 will be hosting a meet and greet. If you are interested in exhibiting an animal or displaying a project at the California Mid-Winter Fair in 2015, the Meet and Greet will be the perfect opportunity to join.

 

Imperial Irrigation District reopens solar rebates

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The Imperial Irrigation District quietly reopened its rebate program for rooftop solar installations this week, telling local solar installers that nearly $3 million in funding is still available.

 
 

Local

Armed Forces Banner Program

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BRAWLEY – Banners will soon grace the Brawley downtown shopping area displaying the men and women of the town that volunteered to stand in harm’s way to defend the American Way.

 

12.5 pounds of Meth seized at Salton City Checkpoint

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U.S. Border Patrol agents seized 12.5 p0unds of methamphetamine hidden beneath a car seat near the Salton Sea, a news release said.

 

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Caltrans and CHP Warn Drivers of Maximum Enforcement Around Construction Work Zones

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SACRAMENTO – Beginning today, Caltrans and the California Highway Patrol (CHP) are warning motorists statewide that the CHP is conducting maximum enforcement of traffic laws in active construction zones as part of a public safety campaign focused on work zone safety.

 

Imperial County Sheriff’s Office & Imperial County Probation arrest Holtville man for burglary, recover stolen items

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HOLTVILLE - On Tuesday, July 29th, Imperial County Sheriff’s Deputy Martinez, an Imperial County Sheriff's Office deputy assigned to the city of Holtville, responded to the 400 block of Cedar in the city of Holtville for a past occurred burglary.

 
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