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Pet of the Week – Erika

Meet Erika Erika came to the shelter a few weeks ago.  She was found tied up outside the building with a plastic cone around her head – obviously someone’s pet… Read more »

Gloria Trevi, Angel or demon?

Born Gloria de Los Angeles Trevino Ruiz, on February 15, 1968, in Monterrey, Mexico, she was the oldest of five siblings. Her dreams of being an entertainer began when she… Read more »

Shooting at Culiacan Bar

An argument between patrons at the Bar “El Pirata” in Culiacan ended up in gunfire and three dead with 9 wounded yesterday. Raul Otero, known as “El Cubano” died at… Read more »

Violence in Navolato

February 21, 2017 Fear and uncertainty runs rampant in Villa Juárez, Navolato, after a bus used by farm workers was set ablaze by an armed group. Navolato is one of the most fertile regions… Read more »

Another train tragedy….

Another train-related accident took place in Villa Union last Saturday. According to witnesses a Nissan Frontier driving towards “El Walamo” and a Grand Torton Truck  both both sped up at the railway… Read more »

Sinaloa’s Development Secretary apologizes to LGBT community

“I’m human and I made a mistake and I apologize from my heart” Said Javier Lizarraga, Sinaloa’s Economic Development Secretary. Last Friday at a meeting with businessmen, the Secretary highlighted the… Read more »

Pet of the Week – Millie and Mattie

Meet Millie and Mattie The puppy and kitty season is gearing up early this year.  This week we received two additional pairs of puppies. Millie (a little larger) and Mattie… Read more »

Detention of “El Chimal” responsible for Military ambush

The Mexican army detained Francisco Zazueta, also known as “El Chimal”,  last Saturday. He is the leader of a gang known as Los Chimales and was the main suspect of… Read more »

More kids crossing US border

From October to December of 2016 more than  21, 000 underage youths, without any adults accompanying them – and most  from Central America – crossed undocumented the border between Mexico and… Read more »

Mazaltan’s Carnaval history

Carnival has been celebrated in Mazatlan since Colonial times. During the 19th Century, prior to Easter Mazatlecos indulged in excesses that were prohibited the rest of the year and most were considered… Read more »

Americans reportedly canceling their trips to Mexico

There’s a new self-imposed, fear-inspired travel ban happening among American travelers. U.S.-based travelers are increasingly canceling trips to Mexico, reports Travel Weekly. According to a recent survey of 166 travel… Read more »

Senior Carnival’s King Crowning

“During this Goverment’s term and with DIF we want to do things different, more efficient and meaningful”, said Rosy Fuentes, Sinaloa’s DIF Presidente and Governor’s wife. At a Pre-Carnival party at… Read more »

Mexico will be top 7 economy in 2050 – PWC

Financial forecasts from accountancy PWC  show that by 2050 Mexico will be in the Top 7 of the world’s economies. PWC projected GDP’s in 2050 for 32 of the largest economies… Read more »


This year the Carnival theme is “Alebrijes and Dragons“, and the malecon (boardwalk) is already decorated with numerous Monigotes.  But can they really be labelled as “Alebrijes”? The answer is “No”…. Read more »

Living with the Sinaloa’s Cartel….

On January 8, 2016 “El Chapo” was detained while David Beriain, a Spanish journalist and DMAX Channel were finalizing a report about Chapo and how the Sinaloa’s cartel works as… Read more »