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  • Drug smugglers get creative in bids to elude U.S. border guards
    published on Mon, 01 Jun 2015 02:28:43 GMT
    Hidden inside a load of green peppers, sealed in bales of coiled cable wire, stuffed inside the cups of women's bras - drug runners are finding increasingly innovative places to stash their illicit cargo as they try to sneak it by U.S. border guards. But U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers, who staff the ports of entry, and the Border Patrol , which mans the line between the official crossing points, said they are up to the task, sniffing out each of those attempts and hundreds more ever...
  • UC San Diego Health System and El Centro Regional Medical Center...
    published on Wed, 06 May 2015 15:05:00 GMT
    On May 5, 2015, UC San Diego Health System and the City of El Centro entered into a long-term management services agreement on behalf of El Centro Regional Medical Center , the city-owned hospital, with the goal of enhancing the delivery of high-quality health care to patients in the Imperial Valley. "The Hospital Affiliation Task Force has dedicated significant resources to search for a strategic partner that would enhance the availability and quality of health care services for the entire Impe...
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  • California's largest lake threatened by urban water transfer
    published on Wed, 03 Jun 2015 08:37:39 GMT
    Often called the "The Accidental Sea," because it was created when the Colorado River breached a dike in 1905, Salton ... . In this April 29, 2015, photo, farmer Al Kalin walks back to his truck on his farm near Westmorland, Calif....
  • Drawn into the city by the works of Ed Moses at LACMA: Larry Wilson
    published on Fri, 15 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    When it comes to expressing themselves outside of their work, the graying lions of the Los Angeles art scene that exploded in the '60s and '70s come in essentially two categories: Those who keep their own counsel, and those who are positively unafraid to yak it up. Chris Burden, the greatest conceptual artist of our time, who died last week at 69, fits in the former category....
  • Drawn into the city by the works of Ed Moses at LACMA: Larry Wilson
    published on Fri, 15 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    When it comes to expressing themselves outside of their work, the graying lions of the Los Angeles art scene that exploded in the '60s and '70s come in essentially two categories: Those who keep their own counsel, and those who are positively unafraid to yak it up. Chris Burden, the greatest conceptual artist of our time, who died last week at 69, fits in the former category....
Sports News


  • Calipat slows Lady Jacket softball skid
    published on Fri, 08 May 2015 11:59:00 GMT
    Sandwiched between two more Imperial Valley League losses, the Palo Verde High School Yellow Jacket softball team vented its softball frustrations on Calipatria to the tune of a 22-1 triumph in Calipatria. Randy Peterson Times Sports Contributor Sandwiched between two more Imperial Valley League losses, the Palo Verde High School Yellow Jacket softball team vented its softball frustrations on Calipatria to the tune of a 22-1 triumph in Calipatria....
  • Perfect ending for undefeated Falcons
    published on Fri, 08 May 2015 04:57:42 GMT
    Torrey Pines High senior Raul de la Torre helped the Falcons defeat Canyon Crest for the Open Division team title on Thursday at the Barnes Tennis Center. - Bill Wechter Torrey Pines High senior Raul de la Torre helped the Falcons defeat Canyon Crest for the Open Division team title on Thursday at the Barnes Tennis Center....
  • Rivera, Johnson key in Jacket baseball win over Imperial
    published on Fri, 01 May 2015 12:00:00 GMT
    Anthony Rivera pitched a one-hitter as the Yellow Jackets picked up their first Imperial Valley League win with a 2-0 shutout of Imperial Tuesday afternoon at Ken Heater Field on the Palo Verde High School campus. Randy Peterson Times Sports Contributor BLYTHE, Calif....

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