SACRAMENTO – In advance of the State Water Resources Control Board’s (SWRCB) meeting on May 5 to enact drought-related emergency regulations, Senator Patricia Bates (R-Laguna Niguel) and Senator Joel Anderson (R-Alpine) sent a letter to Felicia Marcus, SWRCB’s Chair, to urge her to modify the proposed regulations to account for existing investments in drought-proof water supplies. […]
SAN DIEGO COUNTY – The measles outbreak that started in Disneyland wound up sickening nearly 150 people in seven states, including 14 in San Diego County. Some children who got sick were too young to be immunized, but most of the people infected were unvaccinated by choice. This outbreak could likely have been prevented if people […]
FALLBROOK – Authorities with the Fallbrook Sheriff’s substation have reported that Fallbrook resident Pete Ybarra, 78, who was reported missing yesterday, April 6, has been found safe and unharmed in the city of Westminster in Orange County. According to Sheriff’s Sgt. Pat Yates, “Ybarra was located at about 9 p.m. last night (April 6) […]
FALLBROOK – Authorities with the Fallbrook Sheriff’s substation have reported that Fallbrook resident Pete Ybarra, 78, who was reported missing yesterday, April 6, has been found safe and unharmed in the city of Westminster in Orange County. No further information is available at this time. (previous story) SAN DIEGO – Police today requested the assistance […]
More than 100 community members attended the March 19 open house for the new North County Fire Protection District (NCFPD) fire station in Bonsall. “It was very well attended. We really appreciate the support of the community in opening that station. It’s a great facility that will serve the community for a very long time,” said NCFPD […]
Authorities with the Fallbrook Sheriff’s substation have just reported that needles have been found in some apples purchased at the Albertsons grocery store in Fallbrook. According to Sgt. Patrick Yates, “Sewing needles were found in two “honey-crisp” apples recently purchased from the Albertson’s grocery store located at 1133 S. Mission Road in Fallbrook. A customer purchased […]
FALLBROOK – Nearly everyone on occasion experiences a throbbing headache that interferes with concentration at work or school, or saps the joy from the day. But sometimes the source of that headache can be surprising. For many people, the pain that emanates from the head can be traced back to their teeth, their bite relationship, […]
The Fallbrook Public Utility District (FPUD) board voted 5-0 Feb. 23 to transfer the consultant contract for programming and Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition (SCADA) integration support services at FPUD’s Wastewater Treatment Plant from Advanced Telemetry Systems International, Inc., to Arcadis. “We determined that by making this change we could accelerate the schedule,” said FPUD […]
SAN DIEGO – Last November, a 24-year-old San Diego County man bought and injected what he thought was heroin. Instead, it was a synthetic drug 10 times more powerful, and he died from the accidental overdose.
A licensed foster care provider who worked for the Palm Springs Unified School District and two other men are accused of producing child pornography, using boys they lured away from Riverside County parks on
the pretext of working as child models, authorities announced today.