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Preliminary Election Results have Covarrubias Ahead

As of 10:00 pm on February 6th, preliminary election results are showing that former Comondu mayor Marcos Covarrubias (PAN) has a 10 point lead over his closet opponent Ricardo Barroso of the PRI in the election for Governor of BCS. The ruling parties candidate, Luis...

Voting Day in Baja California Sur

Voting stations in local schools, like the one above, were opened on Sunday for municipal and state elections here in Baja California Sur on February 6th, 2011.  Just under 420,000 citizens were elegible to vote in these elections for governor, mayors for BCS’s 5 municipalities...

No Alcohol on Election Day

The powers to be in La Paz have stuck to their guns and will NOT allow alcohol to be served from Saturday, February 5 starting at 10:00 pm until Monday, February 7th at 9:00 am.  There are municipal and state elections in Baja California Sur...