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  1. Judge Says Man Must Stand Trial for Beating Death of ToddlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Patch.com

    ... exico after Jorge's death, then came back to the United States. Rodriguez was arrested on a murder warrant near the Calexico border crossing.

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  2. Funds for San Ysidro, Calexico ports of entry in spending billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    The $1.1 trillion spending plan signed by President Barack Obama on Tuesday brings direct benefits to two ports of entry on the California-Mexico border: San Ysidro and Calexico. The allocation of $216.8 million for San Ysidro means that the massive reconfiguration of the busiest border crossing in the western hemisphere is now fully funded.

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  3. In Mazatlan, Mexico, bands' field concert goes unexplainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Los Angeles Times

    ... a recent afternoon, there was, incongruously, a line of snare drums. Minutes later, in walked men with sousaphones. Calexico Police Department Detective Mario Salinas looks toward the border crossing. The entry point is a major corridor through ...

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  4. Former Border Patrol Agent sentenced to life in prison for murder, tortureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Examiner.com

    On December 12, 2014, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office announced that retired border patrol agent Nerio Celaya, 44, of Calexico, California has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for his role in the killing and torture of his cousin's 29-year-old girlfriend, Lupe Fernandez, in 2010. Celaya was found guilty of one count each of first degree murder and torture.

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  5. United States v. CamouRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | FindLaw

    ... a phone call from Jessie, a.k.a. "Mother Teresa." "Mother Teresa" arranged for Camou to pick up Martinez-Ramirez in Calexico, California and transport him to either Palm Desert, California or Coachella, California. During Lundy's interview, Camou's ...

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  6. Child-Porn Plea Rested on Illegal Border SearchRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Courthouse News Service

    ... questioning by Border Patrol Agent Richard Walla, Lundy said that she and Camou had picked up Martinez-Ramirez in Calexico, Calif., from a woman called "Mother Teresa." The pair had allegedly made eight smuggling trips a month for Mother Teresa for ...

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  7. Congressman Vargas Statement on the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act of FY 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Holtville Tribune

    Congressman Juan Vargas released the following statement regarding the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act of FY 2015. The bill includes funding for both the San Ysidro and Calexico West Land Ports of Entry as well as funding for the Salton Sea Research Project.

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  8. Mexican protesters block key U.S. entry points into MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Yahoo!

    ... in the morning, Otay customs officials said. As late as 8 p.m., the cargo lanes at the port of entry between Calexico and Mexicali also remained closed, customs officials confirmed. The U.S. State Department on Sunday warned U.S. citizens to be ...

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  9. UC San Diego Health System and Imperial Valley Family Care Medical Group Sign AffiliationRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | Newswise

    ... the largest physician's multi-specialty group with 13 clinics in Imperial County including El Centro, Brawley, and Calexico. The physicians and medical staff of IVFCMG provide a broad range of medical services, including internal medicine and family ...

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  10. El Centro Sector Border Patrol Agents Arrest Sex OffenderRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Holtville Tribune

    Monday, U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Calexico Station arrested a previously deported convicted sex offender near the downtown area approximately one mile east of the Port of Entry. The 33-year-old man was apprehended by Border Patrol agents after he attempted to enter the U.S. illegally from Mexico.

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  11. police chief reduced to tears over department's corruption/charges of extortionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Daily Kos

    "Exactly like the Mafioso in New York. That's exactly how they are operating," Calexico Police Chief Mike Bostic said of city officials and police union members Calexico Police Chief Mike Bostic was brought in to clean up the border town's police department last month, when Chief Pompeyo Tabarez was removed " in the interests of the citizens ", after just over a year on the job.

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  12. La Reina girls volleyball forges ahead with Regional victory over CalexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | LA Daily News

    La Reina's Kate Melvin gets to a ball during their three game victory over Calexico High School during the Southern California Regional Division 2 first-round girls volleyball match November 25, 2014 in Thousand Oaks. Yet the La Reina girls volleyball team still had a chance to turn to the next page on a storybook season that had been interrupted by a lopsided loss to Alta Loma in last week's CIF Southern Section Division 4AA final.

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  13. Hundreds Of Illegal Animals, Furs, Skins Seized At BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | NBC San Diego

    ... to conceal illegal items, including 27 swim bladders from Mexico's endangered Totoaba fish. An inspector at the Calexico border uncovered those just that last year. A search of the suspect's home, Song Shen Zhen, uncovered another 200 bladders. The ...

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  14. Supervisor taps Twentynine Palms official Takata as chief of staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | San Bernardino County Sun

    ... as Banning city manager from February 2010 through March. He then went on to serve as interim city manager for Calexico for two months, in May and June, before heading to Twentynine Palms to take a job as its interim city manager. “Andy's ...

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  15. Calexico title makes Imperial Valley proudRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Pearl Escobar of Calexico saved her best for last in making history. It's been 20 years since a girls volleyball team from Imperial Valley - Holtville won three straight titles in 1992-94 - claimed a San Diego Section championship.

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  16. The plan: Border security, deferred action, tweaks to legal immigration systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    The U.S. - Mexico border wall stands on November 19, 2014 in Calexico, California. U.S. President Barack Obama plans to announce executive action on immigration reform Thursday evening.

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  17. Obama's plan: Border security, deferred action and tweaks to legal immigration system.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    The U.S. - Mexico border wall stands on November 19, 2014 in Calexico, California. U.S. President Barack Obama plans to announce executive action on immigration reform Thursday evening.

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  18. Details of Obama's plan: Border security, deferred action and tweaks to legal immigration systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    The U.S. - Mexico border wall stands on November 19, 2014 in Calexico, California. U.S. President Barack Obama plans to announce executive action on immigration reform Thursday evening.

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  19. Calexico Corruption Akin to NY Mafia: Top CopRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | NBC Los Angeles

    The FBI has launched an investigation into allegations of corruption within the small town of Calexico. NBC 7's Rory Devine reports on Nov. 19, 2014.

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  20. Obama's immigration move expected to leave out millions of childless adultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    A man walks next to the U.S.-Mexico border wall on November 19, 2014 in Calexico, California. U.S. President Barack Obama plans to announce executive action on immigration reform Thursday Evening.

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