Palo Verde Valley Times

153 S. Broadway
P.O. Box 1159
Blythe, California 92226
(760) 922-3181
(760) 922-3184 fax

A Western News&Info, Inc. publication.

About The Palo Verde Valley Times

The Palo Verde Valley Times newspaper circulation covers the City of Blythe and surrounding communities of Ehrenberg, Quartzsite, Palo Verde and Ripley. The Palo Verde Valley Times is published Wednesdays and Fridays and is also responsible for producing the Quartzsite TimesDesert Shopper (PDFs)Quartzsite Nugget (PDFs) and the Winter Visitor's Guide (PDFs).

The Palo Verde Valley Times has been publishing since 1925, has a paid circulation of 3,500 and total distribution of 4,500.

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Key Personnel

General Operations

Debbie White-Hoel


Jaclyn Randall
Associate Editor


Sylvia Rubalcaba
Advertising Consultant


Robin Echard
Classifieds/Circulation/Sign Pro


Mary Frost

About Blythe, California

Blythe is a community of about 19,000 full-time residents and is located about 27 miles west of Quartzsite, off Interstate 10. Blythe is an agricultural community of about 100,000 acres of farmland that grows alfalfa, grains, cotton and more.

Blythe is the home of Walt Scott, the first peach harvester for the season in the nation and award-winning cotton grower, Jack Seiler.

The 350 days of sunshine per year with winter temperatures between 55 and 75, make Blythe an inviting winter haven.

Blythe has several RV parks and campgrounds, some of which are located right on the Colorado River, offering fishing, boating and other water sport opportunities. The Colorado River recreation area extends from Yuma Arizona to Lake Powell, about 95 miles of navigable waters.

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Palo Verde Valley Times
153 S. Broadway
Blythe, California 92225

P.O. Box 1159
Blythe, California 92226

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Chuckawalla's Chicano Correctional Workers Association (CCWA) presents scholarships


BLYTHE, Calif. - Chicano Correctional Worker's Association (CCWA) and avid supporters Chuckawalla Valley State Prison (CVSP) Warden A. M. Gonzales and Chief Deputy Warden C. Callahan continue to impart the importance of education by presenting scholarships to Carly Renee Teater ($900) and Destiny Lopez ($600).

Palo Verde Unified bus schedule for the 2014-2015 school year


BLYTHE, Calif. - Palo Verde Unified School District (PVUSD) announces the school bus routes for the 2014-2015 academic year. The district does reserve the right to modify pick-up and drop-off times and locations as needed. For questions or concern call 760-922-1322.

Palo Verde High Band marches on to the Holiday Bowl


BLYTHE, Calif. - Palo Verde Valley High School Band teach Jose Hernandez is in the middle of a small circle that is encompassed by a larger circle at Scott Stadium. Look for Palo Verde High School Marching Band throughout the community leading up to the Holiday Bowl fundraising. "Several years ago, we set a goal of $15,000 when we wanted to purchase new uniforms. The community helped us out and we were able to raise the money in under four months," said Hernandez. "We are thankful for the community."

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