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Junta de los Ríos Rescue

By Hugh MacArthur

The Guardia Civil mountain rescue service was called in to rescue a woman at the Junta de los Ríos above Otívar. »

Junta de Los Ríos Rescue

By Vivienne Hughes

An 11-year-old girl and a 21-year-old woman had to be rescued by helicopter yesterday from the Junta de Los Ríos above Otivar. »

Elderly Cyclist Knocked Over

By Hugh MacArthur

Just after midday yesterday a cyclist was side-swiped by a passing car on the Cabra road; i.e., the A-4050 or Otívar road. »

Jewellery Stolen in Otívar

By Martin Myall

The Guardia Civil took a woman in for questioning over the alleged theft of valuables from a house in Otivar, where she worked as a cleaner. »

When Halloween Isn’t Halloween

By Martin Myall

Motril, Almuñécar and Otivar decided to postpone Halloween because of the rain and hold it at a later date, which although understandable is illogical. »

The Mancomunidad’s Extra Cash

By Hugh MacArthur

The Mancomunidad de Municipios (Area Council) held an Extraordinary General Meeting yesterday resulting in good news for small villages. »

Massive Drain Clearing Operation

By Hugh MacArthur

The water utility company, Aguas y Servicios, which provides service for the Costa Tropical and the Alpujarra, has been out clearing drains. »

More on Otívar Death

By Martin Myall

Having spoken with the Mayor of Otívar and several Otiveños, we can confirm that the victim was a British man in his 60s who had lived in the village for several years. »

Suspected Suicide in Otivar

By Martin Myall

First reports speak of a foreign resident of Otivar having been found hanging in his home near the Plaza de la Constitucíon. »

Vuelta Reaches Almuñécar

By Martin Myall

Good news and bad news... the Vuelta de España cycling race will be passing through Almuñécar before heading up the old Cabra road to Granada. Yes, that's good news for fans and bad news for absolutely everybody else. »

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