County Water Authority declares end to drought in San Diego County

County Water Authority declares end to drought in San Diego County

SAN DIEGO  – The San Diego County Water Authority Board of Directors today declared an end to drought conditions in the region, citing heavy local rainfall and snow in western mountain areas. According to the Water Authority, precipitation at San Diego’s official reporting station at Lindbergh Field is 172 percent of average at this time. Statewide […]

Last storm in trifecta should move through area today

The last and strongest in a series of winter storms to hit San Diego County will bring heavy rain at times throughout the day today, a slight chance of afternoon thunderstorms and snow down to around 4,500 feet on Friday. Rain started falling in parts of Southern California during the early morning hours. Between 12:15 and 6:15 a.m., the […]

Cargo truck overturns on SB I-15 Mission Rd. onramp

Cargo truck overturns on SB I-15 Mission Rd. onramp

Edit: As of approximately 4 p.m., the overturned truck was cleaned up, but SanDag was repairing the guardrail that was slated to be repaired on Saturday. SanDag does not have a closure notice in regards to the 15 S onramp.  The Mission Rd. southbound I-15 onramp will be closed for hours due to an overturned […]

Car rolls over on W. Lilac Rd

EARLY INFORMATION: At 9:28 pm tonight, a vehicle was reported as flipped over on the side of the road on W. Lilac Rd.  in Bonsall.  By 9:44 pm it was reported that one person was self extricated from the vehicle.  

Power to all homes restored

UPDATE: As of 8 pm, power has been restored to all homes in the outage. Eight homes still without power PALA – Eight residences remain without power after an outage at 11 am this morning left more than 100 San Diego Gas & Electric customers without power in rural North County, according to the utility’s web […]

Cool storm drenches greater Fallbrook, Bonsall area

SAN DIEGO  – A late-autumn storm brought downpours to the San Diego area today, delivering welcome moisture to the dry region while ushering in a spate of traffic accidents on rain-slick roadways. The wet and blustery conditions, which moved over San Diego County during the weekend, dwindled this afternoon and were expected to peter out completely […]

Residential fire reported in Fallbrook

Seven North County Fire Protection District (NCFPD) units and 20 firefighters extinguished a residential fire reported at 6:28 pm tonight in the 600 block of Palomino Rd. in Fallbrook. “The fire took about an hour to put out. It was confined to the garage and no one was injured,” said NCFPD Public Information Officer John Buchanan. He added that the […]

Appeal challenges Nestlé’s unrestricted water siphoning from San Bernardino National Forest on expired permit during historic drought

LOS ANGELES — Today, the Story of Stuff Project, the California-based Courage Campaign Institute, and the Center for Biological Diversity formally noticed their intent to appeal a federal court’s decision that allows Nestlé to continue to remove an estimated 36 million gallons of water from Strawberry Creek in the San Bernardino National Forest, based on […]