Gendarmerie rescue residents from burning home in Valladolid

VALLADOLID — Officers of the federal Gendarmerie Division carried out the evacuation of a home that caught fire in Colonia Santa Ana, in the city of Valladolid, Yucatan on Monday November 30th to ensure the safety of the community and protect the inhabitants of the area. According to a statement from the Federal Police, during a crime prevention More...

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By Yucatan Times On Friday, November 20th, 2015

Valladolid judge releases accused drug “mini-baron” on only $45 USD bond

With a bond of only $800 pesos (USD$45), a judge in Valladolid has released an accused drug dealer captured with 350 bags of cocaine, 115 bags of crack, 30 bags of crystal meth and a substantial amount of marijuana. The More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, October 26th, 2015

Public invited to cultural offerings in Valladolid this week

VALLADOLID — Valladolid City Council invites the general public to participate in cultural events this week. Monday Oct. 26 there will be a series of horror films of the 1960s, in the central courtyard of More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, October 9th, 2015

Valladolid – a colonial gem in Yucatán 

VALLADOLID, YUCATÁN – If you live in Mérida or are visiting the area, spending a day or two in the small but beautiful colonial city of Valladolid is a great option. Officially the second city of Yucatán (after More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, September 10th, 2015

First mayor from MORENA takes office in the Yucatan Peninsula

VALLADOLID — During a ceremony Sept. 2, Alpha Alejandra Escalante Tavera took oath as municipal president of Valladolid, becoming the only MORENA mayor in the whole Yucatan Peninsula. Party leader Andres More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, June 8th, 2015

Unexpected Election Result in Valladolid

In the city of Valladolid, one of the most important in the state of Yucatán; in a totally unexpected turn of events, 39 year old Alpha Alejandra Tavera Escalante, MORENA candidate for mayor, is currently winning More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

Mand dies crushed by palm tree in Valladolid

VALLADOLID. – On Tuesday April 28 the heavy rain in Valladolid left at least two dead and six injured. One of those killed was taxi driver Luis Cupul Cocom, who died after being crushed by a seven meters  (20 More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, March 26th, 2015

Don’t know what to do in Semana Santa? Take a bus trip to Valladolid!

ADO will offer Tourist Package to Valladolid The transportation company “Autobuses de Oriente” (ADO) is offering a tourist package for Valladolid to attract more visitors to the city. According to Noe Rodriguez, More...