Appeals court affirms Allyn verdict

Five years after the initial filing of Elaine Allyn vs. Fallbrook Union Elementary School District in May 2012, the Court of Appeal, Fourth Appellate District, Division One, State Of California has denied motions from both sides of the case. On July 11, the appeals court filed its decision which denied the district’s appeal of the […]

FPUD ends all dealings with Western Rivers Conservancy

The Fallbrook Public Utility District (FPUD) board, which June 26 rejected a motion to extend an escrow agreement with Western Rivers Conservancy (WRC) for the purchase of 1,384 acres of land along the Santa Margarita River, held a special board meeting July 14 and voted to end all dealings with WRC. The FPUD board, in […]

FRHD votes to table resolution ratifying sale of hospital

The Fallbrook Regional Health District (FRHD) board voted to table a resolution ratifying the sale of the Fallbrook Hospital building to Crestwood Behavioral Health following an influx of questions and concerns voiced by community members during its July 12 meeting. On July 18, the board announced it will hold a special meeting Friday, July 28 […]

North County Fire consolidating resources to equalize response times

FALLBROOK – The North County Fire Protection District board recently voted to consolidate resources to equalize response times to area emergencies. The district received just under 5,800 emergency calls in 2016 and has experienced nearly a 20 percent increase in emergency calls over the last couple years compared to 2014, according to district data. The […]

Bonsall brush fire contained

BONSALL – Firefighters have halted the spread of a small brush fire off Old River Road, near Little Gopher Canyon Road in Bonsall, according to Cal Fire. The blaze blackened a roughly two-acre area, the state agency advises. There are no reports of structural damage or injuries.

Freeway crash blocks three lanes on SB 15

FALLBROOK – An accident involving a truck pulling a trailer has left three lanes blocked on southbound Interstate 15, just north of Old Highway 395 in Bonsall, according to the California Highway Patrol. The CHP has issued a freeway-congestion alert for the area.

One-way traffic control on State Route 76 in Fallbrook Wednesday and Thursday

Motorists Are Advised to Plan for Delays SAN DIEGO – One-way traffic control will be in effect on State Route 76 (SR-76) just west of Couser Canyon Road Wednesday, July 19 and Thursday, July 20 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. to remove loose boulders and perform slope stabilization work. If necessary, the same closure will be in effect Monday, […]

Deputies respond to attack call that proved unfounded

FALLBROOK – Deputies from the Fallbrook Sheriff’s substation and a San Diego County Sheriff’s ASTREA helicopter responded to a call in the 2400 block of Via Rancheros in Fallbrook Sunday evening when a man reported he was being attacked. The claimed turned out to be unfounded, according to Detective Sgt. Patrick Yates. “Someone reported being […]

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