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Tuesday, Apr 3, 2018

New Book Details Marine's Mission in Iraq

New Book Details Marine's Mission in Iraq

A Southern California retired U.S. Marine has published a new book about his time in Ramadi, Iraq commanded Echo Company in urban combat during the U.A. troop surge. Although the book details the war, it...

Friday, Mar 23, 2018

Marine Could Face Murder Charge in Fatal Stabbing of Fellow Recruit

Marine Could Face Murder Charge in Fatal Stabbing of Fellow Recruit

A Camp Pendleton Marine stabbed his friend to death in January. One witness says it's a case of "dumb kids doing dumb things with knives."

Thursday, Dec 21, 2017

Marine Veteran Deported 15 Years Ago Returns to US, Family

Marine Veteran Deported 15 Years Ago Returns to US, Family

A U.S. Marine veteran who served at Camp Pendleton, and was later deported to Mexico 15 years ago walked into the U.S. and was reunited with his father.

Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017

Neighbors Trying to Find Rightful Owner of Military Uniform

Neighbors Trying to Find Rightful Owner of Military Uniform

Neighbors in Normal Heights are trying to get a prized possession back to its rightful owner.

Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017

10 More Marine Recruits Sickened in E. Coli Outbreak

10 More Marine Recruits Sickened in E. Coli Outbreak

Officials with Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego say more Marine recruits have been sickened in an E. Coli outbreak and the cause has not yet been determined.

Tuesday, Nov 7, 2017

Garden of Honor Dedicated to Fallen Marine, Local Veterans

Garden of Honor Dedicated to Fallen Marine, Local Veterans

Southwestern College dedicated a new walkway and a flag garden after the fallen Marine and Navy Cross recipient Sgt. Rafael Peralta and in honor of San Diego veterans.

Friday, Nov 3, 2017

69 Marine Recruits Sickened in E. Coli Outbreak

 69 Marine Recruits Sickened in E. Coli Outbreak

Approximately 69 Marine recruits have been sickened in an E. Coli outbreak at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego (MCRD), according to an update Friday.

Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017

US Marine Killed in Plane Crash to Be Buried in San Diego

US Marine Killed in Plane Crash to Be Buried in San Diego

A funeral procession carried U.S. Marine Sgt. Chad E. Jenson from Lindbergh Field to Sorrento Valley Tuesday.

Friday, Aug 11, 2017

2 Former Executives Sentenced in Navy Bribery Scandal

2 Former Executives Sentenced in Navy Bribery Scandal

Two former Singapore executives for foreign defense contractor Glenn Defense Marine Asia (GDMA) were sentenced Friday for their involvement in a multi-million dollar Navy bribery scheme.

Thursday, Aug 10, 2017

US Marine Awarded for Saving Man Near Camp Pendleton

US Marine Awarded for Saving Man Near Camp Pendleton

A U.S. Marine was honored for pulling a man from a burning vehicle and saving his life on his way to Camp Pendleton in Oceanside.

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