Tuesday is Independence Day and that means Freedom Fest.

Imperial County Sheriff's Office deputies are investigating a murder that occurred Friday in Holtville.

U.S. Border Patrol agents at the Highway 86 checkpoint near Salton City , California arrested a man for attempting to smuggle over $1.7 million worth of marijuana.

The El Centro Office of the California Highway Patrol ( CHP ) will conduct a sobriety / drivers license checkpoint on Saturday , July 1 , 2017.

Most cities in Imperial County allow ' Safe & Sane " fireworks.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics has released employment and wage information and it shows workers in the El Centro metropolitan area earn less than the national average.