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San Diego Explained

Examining issues affecting San Diego with our partners at voiceofsandiego.org

Wednesday, Jun 13, 2018 at 08:14 PM PDT

San Diego Explained: Why Your Trash Bill Could Go Up

San Diego Explained: Why Your Trash Bill Could Go Up

Most recycled material from the U.S. goes to China and the country is now imposing new restrictions on what they will accept. NBC 7's Monica Dean explains.

Wednesday, Jun 6, 2018 at 10:05 PM PDT

The Impact of AG Sessions' Zero Tolerance Policy

The Impact of AG Sessions' Zero Tolerance Policy

NBC 7's Monica Dean and Voice of San Diego's Maya Srikrishnan explain the policy's impact on San Diego families.

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 11:23 PM PDT

Hep A Crisis Exposed San Diego's Homeless Housing Strategy

Hep A Crisis Exposed San Diego's Homeless Housing Strategy

NBC 7's Monica Dean and Voice of San Diego's Jesse Marx explain why the fallout from the Hepatitis A crisis is ongoing, despite the outbreak being declared over.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 10:59 PM PDT

Race for County Board of Supervisors' 4th District Heats Up

Race for County Board of Supervisors' 4th District Heats Up

San Diego County Board of Supervisors races usually don’t get a lot of attention. For two decades, four of the five seats on the board have been filled by the same Republican leaders. But this year, two...

Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 04:03 PM PDT

Database of Local License Plates Shared Nationally

Database of Local License Plates Shared Nationally

NBC 7's Monica Dean and Voice of San Diego's Andrew Keats explain how far and wide these databases are shared, and the rules behind accessing the data.

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