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Border Patrol Finds $2900 Worth of Meth

El Centro Border Patrol agents assigned to the Highway 86 checkpoint arrested a man suspected for smuggling methamphetamine Thursday Feb. 15. The incident occurred at around 4:40 p.m., when a 39-year-old man approached the checkpoint with four other occupants. Agents referred... — Updated 2/17/2018

Attempted Kidnapping in Warner Springs

A 29-year-old woman suffered minor injuries, after she escaped an attempted kidnapping in Warner Springs. The victim was out checking her mail just before 7:30 a.m. Wednesday in the 29000 block of state Route 79, when a man... — Updated 2/17/2018

Plane Crashes at Ocotillo Wells Airfield

An ultralight plane made a hard landing at the airport in Ocotillo Wells Thursday Feb. 15. The pilot suffered minor injures in the crash, according to authorities. The plane was found upside down at the airport, located in the 6000 block of state Route 78, Lt. Glenn... — Updated 2/15/2018

New Library To Offer Perks to Patrons

With the new library building coming together on Country Club Road, locals and visitors who pass by see the beginnings. But what will the structure be like when it’s done end of this year, and how will it be an improvement for community members who use it? Architect Raul Diaz,... — Updated 2/15/2018

Happy Valentine's Day

Happy Valentine's Day to all from the Borrego Sun. We hope you have a great one with your friends and... — Updated 2/17/2018

Protesters Around Christmas Circle

Week-after-week since the Women’s March back in January, they come every Sunday to Christmas Circle for an hour of protest. Drive-by honking and waving, plus vocal support, has risen steadily since that time from well below 50... — Updated 2/12/2018

Julian and Cuyamaca CalFire Stations Closed Until Spring

As the ballot measure fails to qualify, the Julian-Cuyamaca Fire Protection District stands alone. On Jan. 30, the County Registrar of Voters notified the sponsors of the "Citizens' Initiative to Repeal and Replace Julian-Cuyamaca Fire Protection District Benefit Fee" had no... — Updated 2/8/2018

Ridgeline at BSPAC, Feb. 16

BSPAC is proud to present RidgeLine, a dramatic play. RidgeLine stars the playwright Miguel Andreas Hebert, Borregans Russell Webb, Elaine Hazelrigg, Susan Deering and is directed by George Keith. It also features Micki Alfont and Borrego High School students Smith Rodriguez,... — Updated 2/12/2018

BSR Three-Peats as Cup Champions

It was Borrego Springs Resort Men's Club President Leon Fuhrman who remarked casually before the start of the 3-day Borrego Cup that his team is looking to repeat last year's Borrego Cup win. Considering how close in terms of... — Updated 2/17/2018

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