Stories highlighting our everyday heroes in uniform

Wednesday, Jan 22, 2014 at 07:30 AM PST

Salute: Water Well Team

Salute: Water Well Team

We salute the Navy Seabees that make up the "Water Well Team" at Bagram Air Field in Afghanistan.

Tuesday, Jan 21, 2014 at 07:30 AM PST

Salute: Animal Handlers

Salute: Animal Handlers

In this Salute to Service, we recognize the men and women who help rehabilitate the animals who are injured in the line of duty.

Monday, Jan 20, 2014 at 07:26 AM PST

Salute: Marines Receive Navy Cross

Salute: Marines Receive Navy Cross

Staff Sergeant Sky Mote and Captain Matthew Manoukain received the Navy Cross posthumously on Saturday at Camp Pendleton.

Friday, Jan 17, 2014 at 07:10 AM PST

Salute: Marine, Navy EOD Teams

Salute: Marine, Navy EOD Teams

In our Salute to Service we salute the Marine and Navy "E.O.D" teams and their training of Marine Combat Engineers in Djibouti, Africa.

Wednesday, Jan 15, 2014 at 07:36 AM PST

Salute: 501 Security Force

Salute: 501 Security Force

In our Salute to Service we salute the soldiers from the 501 Security Force Assistance Team.

Tuesday, Jan 14, 2014 at 07:12 AM PST

Salute: Marines Deploying to Afghanistan

Salute: Marines Deploying to Afghanistan

This morning in our Salute to Service we salute the 140 Camp Pendleton Marines who said goodbye to friends and family Monday.

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Poway Company Creates Less Lethal Bullet

Poway Company Creates Less Lethal Bullet

The device is designed to stop you, but not to kill you.

Woman Hit By Car in Critical Condition: Police

Woman Hit By Car in Critical Condition: Police

The woman suffered several broken bones and is in critical condition.

Neighbors, Classmates Mourn Boy Killed by Car

Neighbors, Classmates Mourn Boy Killed by Car

A sidewalk memorial grew Friday for a 7-year-old hit and killed by a car Thursday.

Men Run Bleeding from 5-Car Pileup

Men Run Bleeding from 5-Car Pileup

Deputies and K-9 units are searching for two men seen running from the scene of a five-car pileup on State Route 76 in Pala.

Record-Breaking Bust: 15 Tons of Pot Seized

Record-Breaking Bust: 15 Tons of Pot Seized

More than 15 tons of marijuana hidden in a mattress shipment was seized at the Otay Mesa cargo port of entry — the largest narcotics bust in the history of that border crossing and the second largest seizure at...

Search for Missing Hiker Suspended

Search for Missing Hiker Suspended

The search for a hiker who disappeared after a hike in the Anza Borrego desert will be suspended Friday night due to weather, according to the San Diego Sheriff's Department.