The impact of California's drought on San Diego County

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...

Monday, Oct 6, 2014 at 06:58 AM PDT

Vizsafe Used for "Drought Shaming"

Vizsafe Used for "Drought Shaming"

The smart phone app originally created to increase neighborhood safety is now being used to tattletale on people wasting water. NBC 7's Vanessa Herrera reports.

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City Heights Residents Protest SDPD After Deadly Shooting

City Heights Residents Protest SDPD After Deadly Shooting

Hundreds in City Heights took to the streets chanting “Hands up! Don’t Shoot!”

Man Accused of Trying to Set Fire to Vista Apartment Complex

Man Accused of Trying to Set Fire to Vista Apartment Complex

A man tried to set fire to a Vista apartment complex roof and then hid in a shed at a nearby church, officials said Thursday.

Questions Raised About UT's "Slippery" Editorial

Questions Raised About UT's "Slippery" Editorial

Controversial and highly disputed emails provided to NBC 7 investigates include statements from Congressional candidate Carl DeMaio where he appears to be bragging about his campaign writing a UT San...

Doc Accused of Taking Nude Pics of Patients

Doc Accused of Taking Nude Pics of Patients

A state investigator said more than 1300 explicit photos were on the doctor's work cellphone, court documents show.

Will Smartphones Replace Credit Cards?

Will Smartphones Replace Credit Cards?

The week, Apple Pay launched around the country. The program allows users to scan their smartphone instead of pulling out their wallet and credit card. Is this just a novelty, or will it revolutionize...

Surfer Remembered as Kind, Generous Role Model

Surfer Remembered as Kind, Generous Role Model

The surfing community is mourning the loss of a local father and husband described as a generous role model to many.