Qué Pasa?Information and Happenings on the Planet of Nogales
Meaning “what’s up?” in Spanish, this page is our official news feed. Here you will find details about local places of interest, images, events and whatever other information may be of interest to those who are considering a visit to Nogales.
Featured articles include information about the dental tourism industry in Nogales, Mexico and how you can find a competent Nogales dental professional, information about Nogales pharmacies and what you need to know if you are planning a trip to Nogales to buy medications, traveler safety warnings about visiting both sides of the border in Ambos Nogales, information about places of interest to visit on both sides of the border and other general news stories and opinion of interest to the Nogales traveler.
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Brunch, Music and a Sunday Drive in Mexico March 3, 2017 Have you ever wondered what Nogales looks like, beyond the dentists offices, pharmacies and curio shops? You will get the chance on Sunday, March 12. Ambos Tours of Arizona has organized a four-hour trip...read more
February 4, 2017 UPDATE: Shortly after publishing this, we received reports that once again there are two lines at the turnstiles to enter the DeConcini Border Crossing; seniors to the right and everyone else to the left. After having previously reported that senior...read more
Video of Calle Internacional in Nogales, Mexico, where the body of American Richard Miller was found. Source: Hiram Gonzalez Machi Body Found Near...read more
Major Seizures of Cocaine, Heroin and Meth January 23, 2017 Two middle-aged Mexican nationals were arrested in separate attempts to smuggle hard drugs across the Nogales international border on Saturday, January 21, as Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers and...read more
2017 starts with three gun-running busts in Nogales, Arizona January 22, 2017 Three arrests in early January indicate that the flow of Illegal weapons and ammunition into Mexico continues into the new year through the Nogales international border. The Arizona Daily...read more
Officials Seize Cash at the Nogales International Border January 22, 2016 A Mexican man ran out of luck on Friday, January 13, 2017, when he was stopped at a border checkpoint and found to have a large quantity of money in his vehicle. Customs and Border Protection...read more
December Warning the Third for 2016 On December 8, 2016, the U.S. Department of State issued its latest Mexico Travel Warning that includes the Sonoran cities of Nogales, Puerto Peñasco, Hermosillo, San Carlos, Ciudad Obregon, Saric, Tubutama and Altar, in...read more
Video of border protests posted by Hiram Gonzalez Machi Anger Erupts in Nogales, Mexico January 8, 2017 A video of Nogales, Mexico police firing...read more
Video of border protesters posted by BorderLinea.com.mx Protests Decry Spike in Gas Prices Following National Deregulation Update: Nogales,...read more
Seizure values increased over August and September totals November 2, 2016 United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers kept more than $3.2 million worth of illegal hard drugs off of America’s streets in October 2016 by finding and seizing them at the...read more