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    Wednesday, July 17, 2019
    IMPERIAL — When the Imperial Irrigation District board approved a revised on-farm efficiency water conservation program of 2019 last week, members of the farming community mentioned it may not be worth their while to participate. Farmers had been accustomed to earning $285 per acre foot for their water conservation efforts, but now only those already under contract (accounting for about 25,000 ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, IID, Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, July 17, 2019
    EL CENTRO — Groundbreaking is expected in the coming months for a new 17,500-square-foot facility that Imperial County Office of Education officials said will help centralize operations. The planned building, called ICOE West Building E Admin. And Training Facility, will neighbor the agency’s current offices on McCabe Road and be located to the west of Sperber Road. Once completed, the new ...read more
    Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article
    Monday, July 08, 2019
    The Imperial Valley is home to a wide variety of life. While many animals are beloved, our arachnids have a more sinister reputation, which leads to many myths about these fascinating creatures. Not only limited to the eight-legged spiders, the arachnids of Imperial Valley are many and extremely varied. Looking at just a few, it’s possible to separate the myths from the truth about these unique ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Education, General News Article