The impact of California's drought on San Diego County

Thursday, Aug 7, 2014 at 01:48 PM PDT

Recent Rains Bring Little Relief to California

Recent Rains Bring Little Relief to California

Rainfall in parts of the Southland last weekend provided a brief respite from California's dry spell.

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.

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Bank Bandit Leads Police on Pursuit

Bank Bandit Leads Police on Pursuit

After robbing a bank, a bandit led San Diego police on a pursuit Saturday afternoon, officials said.

Loved Ones Mourn Good Samaritan Killed in SR-67 Crash

Loved Ones Mourn Good Samaritan Killed in SR-67 Crash

A young man killed trying to help the victims of a crash on a San Diego freeway will forever be remembered by his loved ones as an optimistic person who loved to help others.

1 Killed in Small Plane Crash in Desert

1 Killed in Small Plane Crash in Desert

A man was killed Saturday morning after a small airplane crashed in a remote area of the Anza Borrego State Park east of San Diego County, officials confirmed.

A Tribute for Murder Victims

A Tribute for Murder Victims

Victims of murder may be gone but they’re never, ever forgotten. That was the sentiment Saturday morning at a special remembrance ceremony held for victims of violent deaths.

Sailor Who Saved Marine Under Fire Awarded Silver Star

Sailor Who Saved Marine Under Fire Awarded Silver Star

A Navy hospital corpsman who faced heavy fire to save an injured Marine was presented with the military’s third highest decoration for valor, the Silver Star, at Camp Pendleton Friday.

City Offers to Settle De Anza Mobile Home Lawsuit

City Offers to Settle De Anza Mobile Home Lawsuit

The City of San Diego has offered to settle a decade-long lawsuit over prime real estate in Mission Bay Park.