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Local unemployment up in June

EL CENTRO — The unemployment rate in Imperial County for the month of June was an estimated 18.6, up from a revised 16.5 percent in May, th… Read more

Today is National Ice Cream Day

Today is National Ice Cream Day, the pinnacle of National Ice Cream Month. Read more

El Centro targeting more than $15 million in grants for parks

EL CENTRO — The California Department of Parks and Recreation will be awarding nearly $255 million in Proposition 68 funding by year’s end … Read more


Olympic robots offer 'virtual' attendance, help out on field

TOKYO (AP) — A cart-like robot scuttles across the field to bring back javelins and discuses. A towering screen-on-wheels is designed for "… Read more

Asian shares mostly fall, taking cue from Wall Street, Fed

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower Monday after Wall Street ended last week lower as investors continue to watch for what may be i… Read more

'The Lion King' rules and 'Endgame' scores all-time record

LOS ANGELES (AP) — If there was any doubt that the 2019 box office belonged to the Walt Disney Co., this weekend put an end to it. Not only… Read more


El Centro Sunsations host final IVSL meet prior to championships

EL CENTRO — On Saturday the El Centro Sunsations swim team hosted its annual invitational at the pool at Central Union High School. Read more

Gausman makes strong return from IL as Braves beat Nats 7-1

ATLANTA (AP) — Kevin Gausman pitched into the eighth inning after missing more than a month, Josh Donaldson and Ronald Acuña Jr. homered, a… Read more

Heat and humidity grip East Coast as Midwest gets reprieve

BOSTON (AP) — The East Coast on Sunday sweated through another day of extreme heat and humidity as organizers in Boston canceled a benefit … Read more


What do you believe?

 “Childlike surrender and trust, I believe, is the defining spirit of authentic discipleship.” — Brennan Manning Read more

The Mex Factor: It’s not all about having fun

In December, State Sen. Scott Wiener introduced for the third time in recent years a bill that would temporarily allow bars in selected cit… Read more

VOICE OF THE PEOPLE: Cookies but no milk

Various articles in the IV Press highlight the budgetary problems in our county. As a result of these budgetary shortfalls, employee’s jobs… Read more



Stephen Robert Bucher passed away on June 28, 2019 at the Moores Cancer in La Jolla California. He is survived by his wife, Annette (Coblei… Read more


Ronnie passed away on Wednesday, June 26, 2019. Mr. and Mrs. Coloma own Erwin and Coloma's Tree Service which has been a family passion for… Read more


Elvira Jimenez, 85, of El Centro passed away on Thursday, July 11, 2019. She was born on July 26, 1929 Ontario, CA and later married Paul J… Read more

Upcoming Events

CUHS Class of 1980 40th Reunion

CUHS Class of 1980 40th Reunion Read more

2019 Combo Auction Boys & Girls Clubs of Imperial Valley

The Boys & Girls Clubs Combo Auction Read more

VOASW’s 20th Annual Celebrity Golf Classic

Volunteers of America Southwest (VOASW) will hold its 20th Annual Celebrity Golf Classic for Monday… Read more


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