Plane crashes after take-off from Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

BORREGO SPRINGS  – Two men apparently walked away uninjured after the small plane in which they were riding crashed after taking off from the Borrego Valley Airport en route to Palm Springs over the weekend, it was reported. The Air Force Rescue Coordination Center in Florida picked up a signal from the single-engine Cubcrafters CC11-160’s emergency locator […]

San Diego authorities looking for suspect after carjacking

SAN DIEGO  – A 29-year-old man who was sitting in his car in a San Diego alley smoking marijuana was punched and carjacked today, authorities said. It happened about 6:15 p.m. in an alley in the 300 block of Willie James Jones Avenue, said San Diego police Officer Robert Heims. A suspect walked up to the […]

Days expected to get warmer

LOS ANGELES  – A warming trend will get underway in the Southland today, producing highs in the 80s later this week, forecasters said. Temperatures, which were in the 50s and low 60s Sunday, will reach the mid 60s in some communities today, the lower 70s Tuesday, the low 80s Wednesday, a few degrees higher on Thursday, […]

Former Marine Corps Reserve officer sentenced

SAN DIEGO – A former U.S. Marine Corps Reserve officer who participated in a conspiracy to defraud the Marine Corps out of more than $205,000 was sentenced today to three months in federal custody, followed by six months in a halfway house. Lt. Col. Michael K. Strom, 48, pleaded guilty last October to conspiring to commit […]

Deliberations begin in trial of doc accused of sexually assaulting patients

Deliberations begin in trial of doc accused of sexually assaulting patients

MURRIETA – Jury deliberations began today in the trial of a doctor accused of groping and sexually assaulting multiple female patients in Temecula. John Francis McGuire, 45, of Escondido is charged with 31 felony and misdemeanor counts, including forcible rape, sexual battery of a restrained person and attempted sexual assault of an unconscious person. Following more […]

Storm to bring potentially damaging wind, flooding

SAN DIEGO  – Warm and mostly sunny weather in San Diego County today is expected to give way to potentially damaging winds and rainfall that could cause flooding later this week as a strong Pacific storm moves into the region. The wet winter storm is expected to bring light rain starting late Thursday, and strong […]

Bonsall High drops 56-42 decision to Bayfront Charter

Bonsall High drops 56-42 decision to Bayfront Charter

Taylor Dominick Writer/Intern On Jan. 26, Bonsall High School’s boys’ basketball team played Bayfront Charter High School. The game was spirited, but ultimately, the Legionnaires lost 56-42. When asked about the game, sophomore Legionnaire Gunnar Streich said, “Our team played hard and with a lot of heart. We may have lost, but it happens and […]