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Landslide dangers persist at lakeside

Following the water spout that provoked a debris slide that crashed through the Senderos del Lago housing development at El Chante last week, Jalisco Civil Protection Director Trinidad López Rivas warns that similar disasters could strike other points along Lake Chapala’s north shore during the remainder of the rainy season.

Storm damage hits north shore

A potent storm that struck Lake Chapala’s north shore around dawn on Thursday, July 12 provoked flooding and landslides in the vicinity of El Chante on the eastern outskirts of Jocotepec.

Teacher sentenced in kindergarten abuse case

The part-time English teacher accused of molesting her pupils at the Fray Juan Ruiz de Cabañas y Crespo pre-school in San Nicolás de Ibarra has been sentenced to a four-year prison term on three counts of aggravated sexual abuse.