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  • Santa Fe Irrigation District announces hiring of new general manager

    Santa Fe Irrigation District announces hiring of new general manager

    Albert Lau, currently the director of engineering and planning with the Padre Dam Municipal Water District in East County, will assume his new role on Monday, March 4.

  • SDUHSD 2019-2020 high school selection window to open Feb. 14

    SDUHSD 2019-2020 high school selection window to open Feb. 14

    The San Dieguito Union High School District (SDUHSD) high school selection window for the 2019-2020 school year will open on Feb. 14, 2019 at 8 a.m. and will close on March 1, 2019 at 4 p.m. During the high school selection window, all current SDUHSD 8th grade students must select the high school...

  • Judge vacates Clews' sentence, sets new sentencing hearing

    Judge vacates Clews' sentence, sets new sentencing hearing

    New information in the case of Christian Clews, a Carmel Valley horse ranch owner sentenced last Feb. to 17.5 years in federal prison on charges of possession and distribution of child pornography, has caused the judge in the case to vacate Clews' sentence and set a new sentencing hearing in March.

  • Update: Missing Carmel Valley man found

    Update: Missing Carmel Valley man found

    Carmel Valley resident Ignacio Herrera, 76, who suffers from dementia, is missing, according to the San Diego Police Department.

  • Train hits, kills man in Del Mar

    Train hits, kills man in Del Mar

    A passenger train struck and killed a pedestrian in Del Mar Jan. 18.   The Coaster train hit the man in the area of Eighth Street and Stratford Court about 1:30 p.m., according to sheriff's officials.  

  • Solana Beach to enter three-year energy purchase deal

    Solana Beach to enter three-year energy purchase deal

    Seeking to reduce the risk from fluctuations in the energy market, the city of Solana Beach will enter into a three-year purchase agreement for hydroelectric power, under the city’s program that allows residents to purchase electricity as an alternative to San Diego Gas & Electric.

  • Del Mar begins discussing options for bridge replacement

    Del Mar begins discussing options for bridge replacement

    While construction of a new entryway bridge still has at least four years to go, Del Mar has begun gathering input from the community about the new fixture. City staff updated residents and fielded questions Jan. 10 on the Camino Del Mar Bridge Replacement Project. The original bridge was built...

  • Fleeing Orange County suspect caught after freeway chase ends near Del Mar

    Fleeing Orange County suspect caught after freeway chase ends near Del Mar

    A suspect in an Orange County homicide was arrested Tuesday, Jan. 8, following a freeway chase that lasted over an hour and stretched from Anaheim to the Del Mar area during morning rush hour traffic, authorities said.

  • North County pro-skater charged in federal meth distribution case

    North County pro-skater charged in federal meth distribution case

    A North County professional skateboarder is being charged in a federal drug distribution case months after a search of his Encinitas home turned up heroin, methamphetamine and Xanax.

  • Fair board approves special events deputy

    Fair board approves special events deputy

    The Del Mar Fairgrounds is taking a step toward more security measures after the 22nd District Agricultural Association Board of Directors on Jan. 8 approved a full-time deputy to patrol the venue during special events. The 7-1 decision — with board member Watson dissenting and board member Lisa...

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