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2018 Hammerhead Roundup Aerobatic Contest

An aerobatic contest is all about precision flying. Unlike air shows, Acrofest pilots, flying in six categories, follow precise routes and do specific point-ranked figures, while climbing, twisting, stalling and diving. With all... — Updated 4/19/2018

Gina Moran Takes On Role As District Park Superintendent

Two and a half years ago, the position of senior environmental scientist was available at the Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, which was a "job of a lifetime," according to Gina Moran. "I remember going down Montezuma Grade with it ... — Updated 4/19/2018

High Wind Warning Till 2 a.m. Friday

The National Weather Service San Diego has issued an urgent high wind warning for April 19. The warning was issued at 5:43 a.m. There will be strong and gusty winds over portions of the mountains and deserts through tonight. The areas affected are Riverside County Mountains-San... — Updated 4/19/2018

One Lane Open, Borrego Springs Road

County of San Diego crews have closed one lane, beginning at the intersection of Sarasota Road and Borrego Springs Road to the American Legion Post 853. Crews are laying down asphalt, so proceed with caution. There is no word yet of how long it will... — Updated 4/18/2018

EXCULSIVE: Traveling with Francoise Segment on Borrego Springs

Francoise Rhodes visited our town once again, and did a short segment on Borrego Springs, featuring the resorts, and local establishments, as well as speaking with managers, our very own Jacque Larsen, architect of Christmas... — Updated 4/17/2018

Strong Wind Advisory

A high wind warning is in effect Monday until Tuesday at 5 p.m., according tot he U.S National Weather Service. Winds are coming from the west to northwest at 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 65 mph.The strongest and most widespread winds are expected this afternoon and evening.... — Updated 4/16/2018

2018 Borrego Days Planning Meeting Key Points

– Borrego Days 2018: October 19 – 21 – Theme: “Fly for the Stars” – Festivities begin at 10 a.m. Airshow will start first, movement of parade will begin at approximately 10:30 – Everyone must be in their seats and cars must be parked by 9:30 a.m., as roads will be... — Updated 4/10/2018

Artists Showcase Unique Clay, Glass and Fiber Pieces

The community of Borrego was treated to an art show April 7 at the Borrego Art Institute celebrating Clay, Glass, and Fiber. Sending me to cover this event is similar to sending an auto mechanic to cover a dance recital or a poem reading contest. At least you won’t be bored by... — Updated 4/19/2018

Rams Baseball Continues to Improve and Never Quit

After a two-out 2-2 count walk-off single by freshman center fielder Gabriel Milyard April 5 for their first win back from break at home, the Rams hoped to carry that momentum over the following week against Vincent Memorial. The... — Updated 4/19/2018

Lady Rams Softball Win In High Scoring Thriller

The Lady Rams softball team and the Vincent Memorial Scots faced off in a high scoring battle April 11. Borrego scored 10 runs in the fifth to win, 32 – 22. Both teams showed great patience at the plate, and continued to battle... — Updated 4/19/2018

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