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Gubernatorial Primary Election Results

The races were on for the 2022 Gubernatorial Primary Election, as candidates looked to be in the top two spots to run in the state’s gubernatorial election on Nov. 8. Under California’s “top two” primary system, the first and second-place finishers in all statewide races,... — Updated 6/21/2022


3.6-Magnitude Quake

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.6 struck the morning of June 3 in Warner Springs, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake was centered north of Julian, and occurred at about 3:50 a.m. at a depth of about 6.7 miles. It was felt in parts of northern and... — Updated 6/13/2022

 By Sanjiv Nanda    News

Crime Statistics, Homeless Outreach, Emergency Medical Response Discussed at Sponsor Group Meeting

In keeping with the times, the May meeting of the Sponsor Group was a hybrid meeting, that is, there were an equal number of people who attended the meeting in-person at the Borrego Springs Library, and online via Zoom. While there were some minor audio hiccups at the start of... — Updated 5/19/2022


BSFA Endorse Supervisor Jim Desmond

The Borrego Springs Firefighters Association announced its endorsement of Jim Desmond, in his re-election campaign for County District 5 Supervisor. “The professional firefighters of Borrego Springs are proud to endorse Supervisor Jim Desmond’s reelection to the San Diego... — Updated 5/3/2022

 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Softball Drops to Calipatria, Mercy Rule

Despite a big win on their season and home opener, the Lady Rams softball team have been hit with a slump, dropping the last four games. The team hoped to defeat Calipatria this time on their home turf, but the Lady Hornets proved... — Updated 4/1/2022

 By Sanjiv Nanda    News

SDG&E Shares Future Plans for Borrego Springs Microgrid

At its February meeting, the Sponsor Group hosted representatives from SDG&E who provided a comprehensive update of future plans to make the Borrego Springs Microgrid sustainable and resilient, and answer residents' questions.... — Updated 3/4/2022

 By Nikki Symington    News

Polling Places Replaced

Election Surprise... If you’re looking for your polling place to vote in the June Primary, you won’t find it. You will need to mail in your ballot, drop it off at a secure location, or find a “Vote Center,” to vote in-person. The new process begins with the June 7... — Updated 3/1/2022

 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Rams Basketball Falls to Warner Springs

It was a battle of the backcountry as the Borrego Springs Rams basketball team took on over the hill rivals the Warner Springs Wildcats on Jan. 28 at home. The game started off fast-paced, as both teams fought with aggression.... — Updated 2/8/2022

 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Lady Rams Almost Complete Come Back

The Borrego Springs girl's basketball team was back on their home court on Jan. 28 to face off against the Warner Springs Lady Wildcats. It was back-and-forth and a four-vs-four matchup, but the Lady Wildcats managed to find a... — Updated 2/8/2022

 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Lady Rams Top Mountain Empire

The Lady Rams basketball team avoided back-to-back losses as they earned a 25 – 12 win over the Mountain Empire Lady Redhawks on Dec. 3. The two teams faced off in November in an away game, where the Lady Rams won 16 – 4. The L... — Updated 12/9/2021

 By Sanjiv Nanda    News

A Vision to Develop a Roadmap for a Connected Borrego

I am a part-time resident of Borrego Springs and have worked in the telecommunications industry since 1990. The opinions expressed in this article are my own and do not represent my employers, past or present. A roadmap appears at... — Updated 11/15/2021

 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Wildcats Take "Battle of Springs" Trophy, Spoil Rams Homecoming

Kicking off October, it was the friendly rivalry "Battle of the Springs" game between Borrego Springs and Warner Springs, as well as the Rams' homecoming game. It was a battle from both sides, but the bronze/silver trophy... — Updated 10/15/2021

 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Lady Rams Bested By West Shores

It was an exciting second set, as the Lady Rams volleyball team hoped to take down a tough West Shores team. With much back-and-forth, West Shores were on top, and never looked back. The Lady Rams dropped the game in three sets,... — Updated 10/15/2021

 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Lady Rams Fall to Desert Mirage

The Lady Rams were back at home to face Desert Mirage in a non-league match-up on Sept. 23. The last time these two teams met was back on Sept. 2 when Desert Mirage snapped the Lady Rams' win streak, handing them their first loss o... — Updated 10/1/2021

 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Rams Conquer in First League Game

Oh what a game it was. It was as intense as any rival game could be, and it did not disappoint. Even better, the Borrego Springs Rams football team conquered. After a two-week hiatus, the Rams were back at home to face the Julian... — Updated 10/1/2021


Borrego Springs High School Athletics

Volleyball: Tuesday 10/5 @ Julian – V: 3:30 p.m. Thursday 10/7 vs. Warner Springs – V: 4 p.m. Football: Friday 10/8 @ San Pasqual, 3:30 p.m. Friday 10/15 vs. St. Joseph Academy, 7 p.m. *Games listed are subject to change... — Updated 9/28/2021

 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Rams Bested by Dragons, League to Begin

The Borrego Springs Rams football team hoped to bounce back from their previous two games, and make a statement against one of the top teams in the Ocean League, the San Pasqual Dragons. However, the Rams could not contain the... — Updated 9/21/2021


Lab Busted in Warner Springs

The San Diego County Sheriff’s Department seized more than $80 million in drugs including hash oil, psilocybin mushrooms and processed marijuana from a Warner Springs lab on Sept. 10, officials reported. Investigators served a search warrant on the property on state Route 79 at... — Updated 9/21/2021

 By Jolene Nacapuy    Sports

Lady Rams Victorious Over Julian

As with many good things, sometimes they must come to an end. After the Lady Rams volleyball team undefeated winning streak was snapped at six, they surely bounced back in a three set sweep against crosstown rivals, the Julian... — Updated 9/21/2021


Motorcycle Crash

A motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene on Aug. 22, after a man in a pickup truck swerved into the opposing lane and crashed head-on to the motorcycle. The 53-year-old man, later identified as Eric Randall Cripe, from Escondido, lost control of his 2002 Toyota Tundra near... — Updated 9/2/2021

 By Ernie Cowan    News

Summer Escape From Borrego Heat

Many Borrego residents leave the heat of the desert in the hottest months, but for those who don't there are still nearby places to enjoy the great outdoors and bask in far more comfortable temperatures. A group of locals did just... — Updated 7/16/2021


Warner Springs Cannabis Plants Bust

More than 3,900 cannabis plants were seized by the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department personnel on June 4, after serving a search warrant at an illegal grow operation in Warner Springs. San Diego County code compliance officers also discovered several dangerous violations... — Updated 6/11/2021


Remembering Hal Hawkins

Hal Hawkins, a long-time Borregan, who graced a painting with just a stroke of a brush, a World War II veteran, and a kind-hearted soul, passed away at Palomar Medical Center in Escondido on April 2 at the age of 98. Hal was born... — Updated 4/29/2021


Woman of Year

Martha Deichler has been named the 2021 Woman of the Year for the 71st Assembly District by Assemblyman Randy Voepel. Voepel noted, "It's important that we recognize the efforts of those who go above and beyond the call of duty,... — Updated 3/19/2021


SDGE Possible Multi-Day Power Shutoff

San Diego Gas and Electric is warning more than 88,000 customers of a possible multi-day power shutoff due to Santa Ana Winds, and many are still without power Thursday morning, forcing many closures of schools and businesses. The emergency shutoffs are initiated when strong winds... — Updated 12/5/2020


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