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  1. Metro mat men make statement at CIF wrestling finalsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Star News

    ... 49 Metro wrestlers qualified for this weekend's two-day San Diego Masters state qualifying tournament at Southwest El Centro High School in Imperial Valley and total of 63 Metro wrestlers earned place-finishes at last weekend's CIF divisional ...

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  2. Small Jacket wrestling squad makes big waves at CIFRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Palo Verde Valley Times

    ... juniors and will be returning next year." Four of the six earned spots in this weekend's CIF Masters Tournament in El Centro at Southwest High School as Julian Gomez (108) and Shawn Garrett (132) each claimed an individual CIF title with a ...

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  3. Prince Harry to quit army this year: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... southern Afghanistan. Capt. Wales - Prince Harry - prepares his Apache to go out on a mission in October 2014 in El Centro, Calif. Harry expects to devote himself to charity work and spend time on conservation and wildlife projects in Africa, ...

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  4. Border Patrol aims to hire more womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

    It's a dangerous job guarding our nation's borders, protecting against criminals and stopping the flow of undocumented immigrants, illegal drugs and contraband. The U.S. Border Patrol El Centro sector, which includes Indio, El Centro and Calexico, is 1,061 agents strong, but only 77 are women.

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  5. Obituaries for February 24, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | EParis Extra

    ... McKim (Kenneth) of Highlands, NC, Dianne Boudreaux of Schaumberg, IL, Bert Hussey of Paris, David Hussey (Tena) of El Centro, CA, Susie Barnett (Tony) of Lewisville, and Sally Wright (Kem) of Paris. Buddy transferred his young family to Port Arthur, ...

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  6. Calexico Station Border Patrol Arrest Four after Intercepting Marijuana Smuggling AttemptRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Holtville Tribune

    Friday, El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Calexico Station arrested four individuals after discovering approximately 148 pounds of marijuana in a vehicle. Shortly before 7 p.m., Border Patrol agents observed three men climb over the United States/ Mexico boundary fence.

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  7. Remembering the Plank RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... event in the desert, where what remains of the plank road, off the Gray's Well exit of I-8, about 47 miles east of El Centro, is being preserved by the federal Bureau of Land Management. A new kiosk will be unveiled that includes some of the road's ...

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  8. Calexico Station Border Patrol Seizes Marijuana Near Port of EntryRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Holtville Tribune

    Tuesday, El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Calexico Station arrested three Mexican citizen men for suspected drug smuggling after discovering more than 145 pounds of marijuana in their vehicle. At approximately 10 p.m., Border Patrol agents observed two individuals swim across the All-American Canal with three large burlap sacks.

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  9. Community Partners Join Valley's Assemblymember Garcia on New...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Holtville Tribune

    Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia invites interested community members to attend an information session on the new California law that provides undocumented immigrants the opportunity to apply for a driver's license. The event will be held Thursday, February 19th from 5:30 pm-7:30 pm at the William Condit, IID auditorium in El Centro.

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  10. Men arrested after swimming across All-American Canal with 145 lbs. of potRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

    El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested three Mexican citizens Tuesday night after discovering nearly 150 lbs. of marijuana in their pickup truck.

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  11. UCI Law Files Suit For Border Patrol RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | New University

    ... and the number of complaints filed by people who were stopped. The requested information regards the San Diego and El Centro sectors of the patrol. According to ACLU, federal law allows the Border Patrol to make arrests and seizures within a ...

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  12. ACLU sues Border Patrol for records on 'roving patrols'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Yahoo!

    ... in a California federal court. They asked for a court to order the agencies to release data for the San Diego and El Centro sectors on the number of stops conducted, policies for how such stops are executed, and complaints filed by people who were ...

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  13. ACLU Takes Issue With Immigration Patrols Away From BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Patch.com

    The American Civil Liberties Union filed suit Tuesday in Los Angeles to compel the Department of Homeland Security to produce information on immigration enforcement practices within the United States. The federal lawsuit seeks records on so-called "roving patrols" in areas of San Diego and El Centro far from the border with Mexico.

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  14. ACLU Sues For Records On Border Patrol's 'Roving' AgentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | CBS Local

    ... with Mexico. The federal lawsuit seeks records on the agency's so-called "roving patrols" in the San Diego and El Centro sectors in Southern California. The plaintiffs say agents work a considerable distance from the border with Mexico and have ...

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  15. NV5 Awarded $1 Million Contract With the City of El CentroRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Market Wire

    "We are very pleased to be continuing our working relationship with the City of El Centro," said Ernesto Aguilar, PE, COO of Infrastructure at NV5, Inc. "We are excited and strongly committed to being able to support the City in their capital programs, major repair projects and development review processes," said Phil Kern, PE, Engineering Manager at NV5. "We believe our firm brings a unique set of talents that will assist the City in meeting their needs efficiently and cost effectively."

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  16. Drugs Smuggled Into Southern California via Ultralight AircraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | LA Weekly

    ... said in a statement. The discovery was made at 7 :40 a.m. Sunday nearly near Bowker Road and Interstate 8 outside El Centro, authorities said: The incident took place at approximately 7:40 a.m., when Border Patrol agents discovered an abandoned ...

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  17. Border Patrol Halts Drug Smuggling Attempt by Ultra-Light AircraftRead the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | Holtville Tribune

    ... contained marijuana weighing a total of 233.7 pounds. The marijuana has an estimated street value of $140,220. The El Centro Sector's Community Awareness Campaign is a simple and effective program to raise public awareness on the indicators of crime ...

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  18. El Centro Sector Border Patrol Discovers Half a Ton of Marijuana along RiverRead the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | Holtville Tribune

    ... of more than $628,000 and were turned over to the Drug Enforcement Administration for further investigation. The El Centro Sector's Community Awareness Campaign is a simple and effective program to raise public awareness on the indicators of crime ...

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  19. Wrestling Trying New Team Dual-Meet FormatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... to determine weight champions and who advances to the Masters Meet. And the Masters Meet at Southwest High in El Centro will decide the individuals who advance to the State Meet. Quarterfinal winners will advance to Thursday's semifinals and ...

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  20. El Centro Chicano holds Q&A and film screeningRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 8 | Daily Trojan

    El Centro Chicano partnered with Disney Studios to host a private screening of McFarland, USA and a Q&A with director Niki Caro on Friday night for the USC community two weeks before the film's opening. USC Trustee Monica Lozano and her husband David Ayol connected El Centro to Disney Studios for the screening at Regal Cinemas LA Live.

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