The impact of California's drought on San Diego County

Wednesday, Aug 6, 2014 at 03:01 PM PDT

Drought Closes Campground

Drought Closes Campground

California's drought is forcing state officials to close a campground to overnight use for the first time this year.

Saturday, Aug 2, 2014 at 04:28 PM PDT

Drought May Run Breweries Dry

Drought May Run Breweries Dry

How California's severe drought can affect the taste, production and price of beer.

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 07:24 AM PDT

Wary Winemakers Eye Next Year

Wary Winemakers Eye Next Year

Another winter with little rain has taken its toll on those who depend on nature’s irrigation

Tuesday, Jul 29, 2014 at 08:35 AM PDT

Pasadena Declares Water Emergency

Pasadena Declares Water Emergency

The Pasadena City Council on Monday night declared a local water emergency.

Monday, Jul 28, 2014 at 06:47 AM PDT

Calif. Not Sure if It's Meeting 20 Percent Water Reduction Goal

Calif. Not Sure if It's Meeting 20 Percent Water Reduction Goal

Six months after California Gov. Jerry Brown declared a water emergency, few state agencies know whether conservation efforts are meeting Brown's request that everyone in the state, from residents to businesses...

Saturday, Jul 26, 2014 at 03:55 PM PDT

App Allows Users to Report Local Water Waste

App Allows Users to Report Local Water Waste

For concerned California residents wondering how to report water-wasting in their neighborhoods during the state's historic drought, there's an app for that.

Saturday, Jul 26, 2014 at 09:31 AM PDT

City Officials Float Idea of Water Recycling

City Officials Float Idea of Water Recycling

As California's severe drought continues, city officials across the state may look toward turning millions of gallons of primary treated wastewater into water for home use. NBC 7's Gene Cubbison reports on...

Saturday, Jul 26, 2014 at 06:28 AM PDT

Colorado River Basin Rapidly Drying: Study

Colorado River Basin Rapidly Drying: Study

A “shocking” 75 percent of the water relied on by California and other western states over the last decade has come from underground reserves of the drought-stricken Colorado River Basin, according to a...

Friday, Jul 25, 2014 at 06:38 AM PDT

Californians Most Worried About the Drought: Survey

Californians Most Worried About the Drought: Survey

Water worries have surpassed concerns over air pollution for the first time in the poll conducted by the the Public Policy Institute of California.

Tuesday, Jul 22, 2014 at 03:00 PM PDT

South Bay Water District to Hire Water Cops

South Bay Water District to Hire Water Cops

The Santa Clara Valley Water District Board is looking to spend half a million dollars on hiring water police to help new conservation regulations approved by the state.

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Nurse Molested Newborn Foster Child: Feds

Nurse Molested Newborn Foster Child: Feds

A San Diego pediatric nurse has been arrested for molesting a 2-month-old foster child in his care and recording it on his phone, according to a complaint filed by the FBI Wednesday.

Postal Service Changes Coming to Neighborhoods

Postal Service Changes Coming to Neighborhoods

Changes in the works for the Postal Service won't come without controversy.

2 Arrested in Deadly Barber Shop Shooting

2 Arrested in Deadly Barber Shop Shooting

Two suspects have been arrested in connection with a shooting at a barber shop in San Diego’s Oak Park community that left one man dead earlier this year.

Dog-Kicking CEO on Probation: Company

Dog-Kicking CEO on Probation: Company

The CEO of a concession vendor for Qualcomm Stadium and the San Diego Convention Center – seen in a video kicking a dog in an elevator – has been placed on probation from the company.

Man in Trolley Beating Video Arrested

Man in Trolley Beating Video Arrested

Felipe Vedoy was taken into custody Wednesday morning by La Mesa police.

Hurricane to Bring Highest Surf in Years

Hurricane to Bring Highest Surf in Years

At Imperial Beach, beachgoer took one look at the 10-foot surf and decided she wouldn't be wading into the waves.