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  • Assemblymember Garcia Introduces Border Air & Water Act to Combat America's Most Polluted River
    published on Sat, 28 Feb 2015 04:52:13 GMT
    Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia held a press conference today with local border officials regarding the introduction of the Border Air & Water Act which would require the California Mexico Border Relations Council to better coordinate the funding and implementation of the New River Strategic Plan. The Act would also direct the CalEPA to improve air quality monitoring and better fund environmental improvement projects in the California-Mexico border region....
  • Top-seeded Lady Jackets open CIF play Wednesday night at home
    published on Tue, 24 Feb 2015 21:00:00 GMT
    The Palo Verde High School Lady Yellow Jackets basketball team opens playoff play Wednesday night at the PVHS gym when they host Monarch Academy of San Diego in the first round of CIF/San Diego Section Division 5 playoffs. Randy Peterson Palo Verde Valley Times Sports BLYTHE, Calif....
  • Border Patrol says smuggling attempts thwarted by air, land and sea
    published on Tue, 10 Feb 2015 03:59:00 GMT
    Four suspected illegal immigrants were taken into custody on the beach at Coronado after being smuggled into the U.S. on jet skis like these, according to the Border Patrol. Four suspected illegal immigrants were taken into custody on the beach at Coronado after being smuggled into the U.S. on jet skis like these, according to the Border Patrol....
  • Phyllis Williams, 96, Adair County, KY
    published on Fri, 06 Feb 2015 22:43:45 GMT
    Phyllis Williams, 96, Adair County, KY She was the matriarch of a highly regarded family. She was a native of Calexico, California and a resident of Columbia, KY, at the time of her death....
  • How school reform has failed the test
    published on Wed, 28 Jan 2015 21:04:02 GMT
    Few education policies are built from a deep knowledge of schools, the teachers who work in them, or the students who attend them. In an article in The American Scholar's Winter, 2015 edition, scholar Mike Rose takes us into life in the classroom, and from that vantage point examines the pitfalls of contemporary school reform....
  • Lady Jackets win streak snapped at six games
    published on Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:00:00 GMT
    Palo Verde's Koli McKinney and Ty Daniels wait for a pass from Kennedy Cox at Friday night's defeat against Imperial High School at the Palo Verde High School gym. Randy Peterson Palo Verde Valley Times Sports BLYTHE, Calif....