CWA approves rate increase

The San Diego County Water Authority (CWA) approved what equates to a 3.7 percent rate increase for its water rates. The June 22 adoption of next year’s rates will increase the cost per acre-foot on a countywide basis from $1,546 to $1,603 for treated water and from $1,256 to $1,303 for untreated supply. The rate […]

Six Warriors softball players named to all-league teams

Fallbrook High School sophomore Randie Bueno was named to the Valley League first team in softball and five other Warriors received all-league recognition from the Valley League’s coaches. The second team included freshman Nini Ivie. Honorable mention accolades were given to senior Madi Reynoso and freshmen Sonsi Jarvis, Jaylyn Leeman, and Faith Pilbin. “We are […]

Yarbrough wins 100-meter CIF section championship

Fallbrook High School track and field athlete Darriale Yarbrough won the CIF San Diego Section meet’s Division I girls 100-meter dash championship and concluded her sophomore season at the CIF state meet. The CIF section meet consisted of the preliminaries May 20 at Mount Carmel High School and the finals May 27 at Mount Carmel. […]

Guy, Winfield advance to second day of CIF golf tournament

Both of Fallbrook High School’s golfers who qualified for the CIF tournament May 16 and May 18 at the Admiral Baker course in San Diego advanced to the second day of the CIF competition. Jake Guy had a score of 74 for his first round and Sebbi Winfield completed his 18 holes in 78 strokes. […]

Jonnie Fox and the Satinettes play at Pala

Jonnie Fox and the Satinettes play at Pala

Since Jonnie Fox lives in Rainbow, she doesn’t even need to travel across Interstate 15 to perform at Pala Casino, although the other two members of Jonnie Fox and the Satinettes came from other counties when the group performed at Pala’s Infinity lounge May 16. “I thought it went really well,” Fox said. The performance […]

Fallbrook girls rugby team reaches final of NIT

Fallbrook High School’s girls rugby team reached the final of the National Invitational Tournament (NIT) held May 19-20 in Elkhart, Indiana. The Warriors began the eight-team tournament by defeating the Morris club from Morristown, New Jersey, and advanced to the final with a forfeit victory over Sacramento’s Amazons. The Warriors lost in the championship match […]

FPUD rejects extension of Western Rivers Conservancy escrow

Escrow will not close on the sale of 1,384 acres of land along the Santa Margarita River owned by the Fallbrook Public Utility District (FPUD). A 3-2 FPUD board vote June 26 rejected a motion to extend the escrow agreement with Western Rivers Conservancy for 90 days. Don McDougal and Jennifer DeMeo voted in favor […]

Supervisors approve new airpark leases with McDaniel Brothers

The San Diego County board of supervisors approved two new leases with McDaniel Brothers for 39.14 acres at Fallbrook Community Airpark. The supervisors’ 4-0 vote April 26, with Greg Cox addressing National Association of Counties matters, replaced two existing leases, which were scheduled to expire April 30, 2018, with leases which will commence Aug. 1 […]

Supervisors appoint board for pest control district

Nicholas Bozick, Gregory Kamin, Laurie Kariya, Timothy Lyall and Warren Lyall comprise the initial board of the San Diego County Citrus Pest Control District. A 4-0 San Diego County board of supervisors vote May 3, with Bill Horn absent, approved the pest control district board members. “Now the work begins,” said Warren Lyall. The California […]