Imperial Valley News
Imperial, California - Web columnist Drew Magary's first novel, Postmortal, has caused a stir at Sioux City's Morningside College encouraging students to take a long, hard look at the prospect of ageing, says the Association of Mature American Citizens.
El Centro, California - The Sheriff’s Office is proud to announce Telmate as the new Inmate Telecommunications provider for the Imperial County Sheriff’s Jail. Telmate brings a wide variety of products and solutions for inmates, friends, and family; Inmate phones, Video Visitation, Messages/Photo sharing, Deposit options, Education, and Paperless grievances and requests.
Washington, DC - Secretary of State John Kerry announced today at the Gulf Cooperation Council Summit in Qatar that the United States is providing nearly $62 million in additional humanitarian assistance to Iraqis who have been affected by violence and are in urgent need of assistance from the international community. This new funding brings the total U.S. humanitarian assistance for Iraqis in the region to more than $477 million since the start of Fiscal Year 2014.
Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today issued the following statement after President Barack Obama announced new nationwide limits on greenhouse gas emissions from power plants:
Sacramento, California - The USDA has designated the week of August 2-8 as National Farmers Market Week. California leads the nation with 793 certified farmers markets - sales venues for certified agricultural producers selling healthy and high-quality produce directly to consumers.
Washington, DC - Secretary of State John Kerry: "On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I congratulate the people of Niger as you celebrate the 55th anniversary of your independence on August 3.