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Green And Gold Spirit

The Spirit Begins!  If you haven’t kept up with Holtville’s Green and Gold Hall of Fame these past six years, keep reading this weekly column and you will learn all there is to know about…



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Report Faulty Street Lights

At IID, one of our main objectives is safety-for our employees and our customers. We realize that properly functioning street lights provide an added level of safety and security for our neighborhoods and families. It’s…


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7000 Home Housing Project Approved By County Supervisors

By Mario Conde The County Board of Supervisors approved the 101 Ranch Specific Plan EIR project at their regular meeting Tuesday. The proposed project would span approximately 1,895 acres and would include 73 residential neighborhoods…


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Renewable Energy Summit Kicks Off on High Note

The Imperial Valley Economic Development Corporation held a press conference at the Barbara Worth Resort on Monday evening to preview their 6th annual Renewable Energy Summit. Mr. Tim Kelley the IVEDC, CEO addressed the media…



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Brawley Chamber Names New Executive Director From Yuma

The Brawley Chamber of Commerce announced today named Kathryn C. “Katie” Figari of Yuma, AZ, as its new Executive Director.The former owner of a mortgage and real estate business, Figari currently teaches third grade. She…


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The Imperial County Planning & Development Services

NOTICE: The Imperial County Planning & Development Services has retracted the below mentioned notice due to being published inadvertently.   The Notice of Availability of the Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for the Travertine Point Project was…


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Caltrans Opens RV Stations at Sunbeam Rest Area

Recreational Vehicle Owners traveling near El Centro will be happy to note that the RV Stations at the Sunbeam rest areas on both directions of Interstate 8 are now open, according to the California Department…


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WOVEN Premiers New Boutique

The Women of Virtue Empowerment Network (WOVEN) held an Open House last Thursday at their center at 235 Main Street in Brawley.  Guests were treated to a delicious buffet courtesy of Lori Young, Debbie Cameron,…


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Burke Remembered As Big Holtville Supporter

By Luke PhillipsThis past weekend as Holtville held it’s biggest celebration of the year, the annual Carrot Festival, it also lost one of it’s greatest champions. Those who knew former Holtville Tribune editor Quentin Burke,…


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2012 Fair Presale Tickets Available Now

Presale tickets and family value packs are now on sale throughout the Valley for the 2012 California Mid-Winter Fair, which kicks off March 2 with a theme of “Tropical Nights and Carnival Delights.”They are available…