Imperial Valley News
Attorney General Kamala D. Harris Expresses Condolences Over the Deaths of Tulare County Sheriff's Deputy Ballantyne and Pilot Chavez
Los Angeles, California - Attorney General Kamala D. Harris today issued the following statement on the deaths of Tulare County Sheriff's Deputy Scott Ballantyne and Pilot James Chavez, who were killed in the line of duty:
Washington, DC - Today, President Obama nominated Judge Abdul K. Kallon to serve on the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.
Washington, DC - President Obama Announces His Intent to Nominate John B. King as Secretary of Education:
Munich, Germany - Meeting in Munich on February 11 & 12, 2016, as the International Syria Support Group (ISSG), the Arab League, China, Egypt, the EU, France, Germany, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Jordan, Lebanon, the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, Oman, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, the United Nations, and the United States decided that humanitarian access will commence this week to besieged areas, and an ISSG task force will within one week elaborate modalities for a nationwide cessation of hostilities.
Imperial, California - The Imperial County Board of Supervisors has announced a special meeting on Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at 9:30 am to select a new Essential Air Services (EAS) provider for flight services for Imperial County. The RFP process produced 3 proposals to fill the void left when SeaPort Airlines ceased operations in the county in early January.
Brawley, California - In an effort to combat the recent spread of flu and other viruses, Pioneers Memorial Healthcare District has taken aggressive safety measures and recently acquired the most advanced UV disinfection robot, Tru-D SmartUVC, to reinforce its already strict infection prevention practices in its medical center. A highly recognized, 107-bed acute care facility committed to providing state-of-the-art healthcare, Pioneers continues to use leading edge technology while consistently striving for the highest level of patient and staff safety since opening its doors in 1950.