Stabbing victim’s son recalls father as caring parent and upstanding business owner

Roger Corbett. (Courtesy Daniel Corbett)

Daniel Corbett, of British Columbia, Canada, contacted the Yucatan Times to request publication of this letter regarding his father, Roger Corbett, who died in Chicxulub Puerto in November 2016. A second Canadian, Brian Slater, has been arrested by Yucatan authorities in connection with Roger Corbett’s death and is awaiting trial, expected to More...

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By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

LETTER to the Editor: In support of Mexico

A statement to Mexico and its people from a group of foreign residents in Merida:  –          We feel the need to voice our solidarity and intent to help our adopted country any way we can. –          More...

Electricity for Progreso's water company offices has been cut off.  (PHOTO: Diario de Yucatan)
By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017

Lack of water service in Progreso due to water company’s unpaid electric bills

In a Jan. 3 letter to the editor of TYT, a reader named Elizabeth wrote:  “We have no water in Chelem…none…nada…not a drop….why isn’t this news? We have been without water for More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, September 26th, 2016

Critical environmental issues will be decided based on this year’s election outcome

Heather Shelby, Action Network Manager and activist for the Environmental Defense Fund, sent a letter to the Yucatán Times’ Editor urging all American citizens to vote responsibly, keeping in mind that critical More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, September 21st, 2016

Update: An expat’s major problem with the electric company in Merida

On July 13, 2016, Mr. Dale Sherin of Merida contacted The Yucatan Times to report that CFE (the electric utility company) was going to fine him $113,500 pesos for allegedly damaging his electricity meter. TYT published More...

Enrique Peña Nieto, President of Mexio, called for decriminalization of drug use in a speech at the UN on Tuesday April 19. (PHOTO: United Nations)
By Yucatan Times On Thursday, August 11th, 2016

Mexican president’s approval rating at an all-time low: Poll

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto’s approval rating has fallen to an all-time low, according to a poll published on Thursday Aug. 11, and is seen as being punished for lackluster economic growth as well More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, July 13th, 2016

A major problem with the electric company in Merida

This is a verbatim letter submitted by Dale Sherin to the Yucatan Times´Editor in Chief on July 13, 2016. Today is July 11, 2016. The bell rang at our door this afternoon and it was the electric company requesting More...

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By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, March 15th, 2016

Mérida considered for Ireland’s global “Greening” initiative on Saint Patrick’s Day

The Yucatan Times Editorial Board received this letter on Tuesday March 15th, and it is being posted in support to Saint Patrick’s Day  “Greening around the World on 17 March” global movement.    Letter More...

Humans of New York is a blog which reports to have 8 million follower on social media.
By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, March 15th, 2016

An open letter to Donald Trump

In support to Brandon Stanton and “Humans of New York,” The Yucatan Times is posting the following open letter. An Open Letter to Donald Trump: Mr. Trump, I try my hardest not to be political.  I’ve More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, February 29th, 2016

Publication of Summons

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