The impact of California's drought on San Diego County

Wednesday, Oct 15, 2014 at 10:10 AM PDT

Water Officials Aren't Following Own Call for Conservation

Water Officials Aren't Following Own Call for Conservation

Water bills obtained via the state's Public Records Act show that in 2013, nearly half of the officials who supervise the state's biggest water agencies used more water than the typical California household.

Monday, Oct 13, 2014 at 11:40 AM PDT

Test Project May Yield 3M Gallons of Water/Day

Test Project May Yield 3M Gallons of Water/Day

A groundbreaking ceremony will be held Monday for the water purification project.

Wednesday, Oct 8, 2014 at 05:07 PM PDT

Council Committee Votes for Required Drought Restrictions

Council Committee Votes for Required Drought Restrictions

The San Diego City Council’s Committee on the Environment voted Wednesday to declare mandatory water restrictions through a Level 2 Drought Alert.

Tuesday, Oct 7, 2014 at 06:03 PM PDT

California Water Use Drops 11.5 Percent in August

 California Water Use Drops 11.5 Percent in August

State officials on Tuesday reported the largest monthly decline in water use this year as the severity of California's drought hits home, with community wells running dry, farm fields turning to dust and...

Tuesday, Oct 7, 2014 at 02:14 PM PDT

Mayor Proposes Mandatory Water Limits

Mayor Proposes Mandatory Water Limits

Mayor proposes city move to the next level of Drought Alert.

Tuesday, Oct 7, 2014 at 09:10 AM PDT

California Drought Worries Pool Industry

California Drought Worries Pool Industry

California swimming pool companies just regaining their financial footing after the recession are now facing a new challenge: a devastating drought that has put the state's ubiquitous backyard pools under...

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Suspects ID'd in Teen's Brutal Murder 30 Years Ago

Suspects ID'd in Teen's Brutal Murder 30 Years Ago

Thirty years after a teenager’s body was found on the sand at Torrey Pines State Beach, San Diego homicide investigators say they have identified two suspects in her killing, one of whom was a San Diego...

Student Hospitalized With Meningococcal Bacteria

Student Hospitalized With Meningococcal Bacteria

A new case of a college student hospitalized with meningococcal bacteria was reported Thursday in San Diego County.

Driver Hits Woman, Child in Wheelchair

Driver Hits Woman, Child in Wheelchair

A driver running a red light hit a wheelchair carrying a woman and a girl, sending the child to the hospital Thursday evening, San Diego Police say.

Broncos Trample Chargers in Denver

Broncos Trample Chargers in Denver

The Denver Broncos out gained, out scored and out played the Chargers in a 35-21 win on Thursday Night Football.

NYC Doctor Tests Positive for Ebola, Officials Urge Calm

NYC Doctor Tests Positive for Ebola, Officials Urge Calm

A doctor who recently returned from West Africa, where he was on an Ebola assignment for Doctors Without Borders, has tested positive for Ebola at Bellevue Hospital Center after reporting a fever...

Man, Estranged Wife Arrested in Child Porn Probe

Man, Estranged Wife Arrested in Child Porn Probe

A Skyline man is facing child pornography charges and his estranged wife is accused of child endangerment.