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Construction Starts Advance Slightly in 2014

Sinaloa construction companies are beginning to slowly recover from stagnation that crippled the industry over the past few years.

First Hijacked Shrimp Trawler of the Season

According to the Noroeste report, so far 18 people have been linked to the robbery.

No Cars in Centro Historico?

Israel Victoria Lona, director of the municipal institute of planning, put forward the plan to eradicate vehicles from Centro Historico streets.

6.5 Million Pesos Required to Repair Cathedral Organ

The 19th Century organ of the iconic Catedral Basílica de la Immaculada Concepción in downtown Mazatlán has not sounded a note since 1990.

Mazatlán’s Traffic Accidents Drop

During the month of August there were 107 reported vehicle accidents compared to only 75 in September.

“Mi Buena Suerte” Wins Mazatlán DOCK 7 Dorado Derby

Over 30 sport fishing vessels took part in the 4th Annual Dorado Derby.

Funds Diverted from New Police Station to Multiple Use Center

Approximately 40 to 60 million pesos will be re-routed to the Center and the other 20 million pesos to constructing one or two roads.

Mazatlán Beaches “Swallowed” by the Sea

The areas most affected are Cerritos and La Marina where the sea continues to lap against retaining walls.

Icebox Hill Residents Place Ad to Fight Transmission Towers

The as is an open letter to Mazatlán Mayor Carlos Felton.

Damaged Beer Monument on Malecón Undergoes Repairs

Waves damaged six meters of foundation under the Malecón walkway.

Jumapam Responsible for Fish Kill in Estero El Infiernillo

Despite the damage to the ecology, Conaqua did not issue sanctions against Jumapam as it was considered a “minor accident.”

Venados Exhibition Game to Benefit Family Services

Tickets are 25 pesos for any seat in the stadium and are now on sale at DIF and municipal sports institute offices at city hall.

Refugees from Odile Begin School in Mazatlán

Many of the schools in Baja California Sur were destroyed by the ravages of Hurricane Odile.

Security Gates for Parque Bonfil in October

Parque Bonfil, the home of Mazatlán’s shrimp fleet, freezer plants and auxiliary businesses will no longer be open to the public beginning in October.

Dorado Derby Fishing Tournament on Saturday

The fourth edition of the Torneo de Pesca Dorado Derby Mazatlán takes place in Mazatlán on September 27.