Topic: Imperial County

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  1. Carlos Nunez Portillo in court for rape case

    • Feb 06, 2014
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    He was held at a jail in Imperial County until Tuesday, then brought to the Riverside County Jail in Indio, where he is being held on $100,000 bail. ...

  2. El Centro, east valley economic conditions struggle in recovery

    • Jan 11, 2014
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    to the Imperial County ... People trickle in and out of the Imperial County ... '' Unemployment is always traditionally higher in the Imperial County than most,'' Marquez said.'' We do...

  3. The Economic Divide: Hunger plagues region that helps grow food to feed the world

    • Jan 12, 2014
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    They are one family among tens of thousands struggling in El Centro and the rural communities that stretch from the border of Mexico in Imperial County ... Plagued by nagging, debilitating unemployment, Imperial County ... About 36,896 Imperial County ...

  4. The Economic Divide: Highway 111 links poverty, prosperity

    • Jan 13, 2014
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    Imperial County ... Along with higher poverty rates and unemployment, fewer residents have finished high school in the rural communities in the eastern Coachella Valley and Imperial County ... The people living along Highway 111 in Imperial County ...

  5. Feds unveil new renewable energy zone

    • Aug 19, 2013
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    The new zone, located entirely in Imperial County ... Matt Spangler, a spokesman for the Bureau of Land Management, said the decision to keep the zone in Imperial County ... relations for Imperial County ...

  6. Official sign Salton Sea restoration plan agreement

    • Oct 24, 2013
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    More than 100 people witnessed the signing of the memorandum of understanding between Imperial Irrigation District, Imperial County ... Imperial County Supervisor Raymond Castillo...

  7. Quantification Settlement Agreement upheld by judge

    • Jun 05, 2013
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    Al Kalin, a board member with the Imperial County Farm Bureau who lives and... Officials with Imperial County and the Imperial... Michael Rood, attorney for Imperial County, said the...

  8. Green Desert: ISO, IID agreement a big step forward

    • Jul 20, 2013
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    The ISO had named IID the project sponsor, meaning owner, for a transmission line and substation that will allow solar projects in Imperial County ... And while the agreement will mostly benefit solar developers in a certain area in Imperial County ...

  9. Judge upholds water transfer deal

    • Aug 01, 2013
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    hazards in Imperial County ... The IID has long been at odds with Imperial County ... '' After a decade of squaring off on opposite sides of the transfer, IID and Imperial County are...

  10. NWS: Dust storm hits parts of Coachella Valley

    • Aug 22, 2013
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    At about 8: 30 p.m., Stefanie Sullivan, a meteorologist with the National Weather Services, said the dust was coming from Imperial County to the southeast. As a result,...