The impact of California's drought on San Diego County

Friday, Feb 13, 2015 at 10:24 AM PST

Some Ski Resorts Struggle From Drought

Some Ski Resorts Struggle From Drought

"We're basically the canary in the coal mine," one owner said.

Thursday, Feb 12, 2015 at 02:41 PM PST

Study Predicts "Megadroughts" in US West

Study Predicts "Megadroughts" in US West

As bad as recent droughts in California, the Southwest and the Midwest have been, scientists say far worse "megadroughts" are coming -- and they're bound to last for decades.

Thursday, Feb 12, 2015 at 07:11 AM PST

Storms Bring Some Drought Relief to CA

Storms Bring Some Drought Relief to CA

The first significant rainfall since mid-December brought improved drought conditions to parts of California, but the February storms did not bring much-needed snow in the Sierra Nevada Mountain range where...

Friday, Feb 6, 2015 at 01:31 PM PST

Feds Offer $50 Million to Help Drought-Stricken West

Feds Offer $50 Million to Help Drought-Stricken West

The federal government is offering up to $50 million for drought relief in western states as California enters its fourth dry year with no relief in sight during what is historically the state's rainy season.

Thursday, Feb 5, 2015 at 07:27 AM PST

Drought Update: Lack of Snow "the Consistent Issue"

Drought Update: Lack of Snow "the Consistent Issue"

A lack of snowfall during what are typically the wettest months of the year in California continues to dampen hopes for drought recovery, according to this week's U.S. Drought Monitor Report.

Thursday, Feb 5, 2015 at 02:58 PM PST

Where Is Water Use Decreasing in California?

Where Is Water Use Decreasing in California?

Use this tool to compare water-use figures across California.

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El Cajon Child Struck by Neighbor Dies

El Cajon Child Struck by Neighbor Dies

A 7-year-old boy died overnight, hours after he was hit by a car while crossing an El Cajon street.

New Details About Who Put Boy's Body in Freezer

New Details About Who Put Boy's Body in Freezer

A newly obtained court document may shed light on why a woman has not been charged after her son was found dead in a freezer and her boyfriend shot to death.

PB AleHouse Crew to Help Open New Restaurant

PB AleHouse Crew to Help Open New Restaurant

Backyard Kitchen and Tap opens in Pacific Beach with the help of staffers who lost their shifts in the PB AleHouse fire.

Search for Hiker Intensifies

Search for Hiker Intensifies

Search teams from Riverside and Los Angeles expected to help look for Chris Sylvia

Families Split by "Voluntary Return" May Be Reunited: Ruling

Families Split by "Voluntary Return" May Be Reunited: Ruling

The search begins for hundreds, if not thousands, of non-US citizens who may have been forced into signing a voluntary return form.

Padres Spring Training: Who Hits First?

Padres Spring Training: Who Hits First?

Manager Bud Black identifies specific options