Jacks or better to open
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Fishing
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Jacks or better to open

Todd Staley - February 23, 2019

For the better part of the year, the rivers running into the Caribbean side of Costa Rica look like coffee with cream because of the runoff, mostly…

Tico Times Pic of the Day: Corcovado National Park from above
Pic of the Day
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Pic of the Day
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Tico Times Pic of the Day: Corcovado National Park from above

Alejandro Zúñiga - February 23, 2019

Corcovado National Park contains 2.5 percent of the world's biodiversity, according to Costa Rica's National System of Conservation Areas (SINAC). To protect that biodiversity, the national park was…

Oscar Arias’s Crucitas case dismissed; prosecutor plans appeal
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Oscar Arias’s Crucitas case dismissed; prosecutor plans appeal

Alejandro Zúñiga - February 22, 2019

The Criminal Court of the Treasury announced Thursday night that it has dismissed charges against former Costa Rican president Óscar Arias for his involvement in approving the…

Nicaragua set for new talks on ending political crisis
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Nicaragua set for new talks on ending political crisis

AFP - February 22, 2019

President Daniel Ortega and Nicaragua's opposition agreed Thursday to resume negotiations to resolve a long-running political crisis sparked by protests against his rule, with at least 320…

Announcing The Tico Times’ next Deep Dive: Costa Rica’s Southern Zone
Tico Times Deep Dive
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Tico Times Deep Dive
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Announcing The Tico Times’ next Deep Dive: Costa Rica’s Southern Zone

Katherine Stanley - February 22, 2019

In late 2018, The Tico Times began something new: taking our entire editorial team on week-long visits to Costa Rican communities far beyond the Central Valley. By…

At Costa Rica’s request, Guaidó-appointed ambassador temporarily leaves embassy
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Foreign Policy
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At Costa Rica’s request, Guaidó-appointed ambassador temporarily leaves embassy

AFP and The Tico Times - February 22, 2019

María Faría, appointed ambassador to Costa Rica by Juan Guaidó, Venezuela’s self-proclaimed interim president, left the embassy Thursday at the request of the Costa Rican government, the…

Herediano beats MLS champs Atlanta United, 3-1
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Herediano beats MLS champs Atlanta United, 3-1

Alejandro Zúñiga - February 22, 2019

Club Sport Herediano has a foot in the CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinals after defeating Atlanta United F.C., 3-1, on Thursday night. José Ortiz, Randall Azofeifa and Esteban…

Costa Rica’s Health Ministry confirms three imported cases of the measles
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Health matters
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Costa Rica’s Health Ministry confirms three imported cases of the measles

Alejandro Zúñiga - February 21, 2019

Costa Rica's Health Ministry confirmed Thursday afternoon three imported cases of the measles, the country's first since 2014. The affected are a 5-year-old French boy, his mother…

New tournament in Quepos to crown Best Fisherwoman Worldwide
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New tournament in Quepos to crown Best Fisherwoman Worldwide

The Tico Times - February 21, 2019

For the first time in Costa Rica, women who love sport fishing will go to sea in a world-class event to compete for the title of Best…

Guaidó-appointed ambassador takes possession of Venezuelan embassy in Costa Rica
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Guaidó-appointed ambassador takes possession of Venezuelan embassy in Costa Rica

AFP and The Tico Times - February 21, 2019

Maria Faría, appointed ambassador by the self-proclaimed interim president of Venezuela, Juan Guaidó, took possession of her country's diplomatic headquarters in Costa Rica on Wednesday. The Costa…