Stories highlighting our everyday heroes in uniform

Wednesday, Jan 22, 2014 at 07:55 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 02:42 PM 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 09:22 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 07:32 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 07:49 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 02:32 PM 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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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.

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.

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.

Ex-Synagogue Director Sentenced in Embezzlement Scheme

Ex-Synagogue Director Sentenced in Embezzlement Scheme

The former executive director of the La Jolla synagogue Beth El will spend 18 months in prison for stealing more than $500,000 from his congregation, prosecutors say.