Sheriff’s Deputies Seize Marijuana Plants In Fallbrook

Marijuana plants

FALLBROOK–Hundreds of marijuana plants will be destroyed after a growing operation was found in Fallbrook, Sheriff’s deputies said on Thursday. Approximately 898 plants and a loaded gun were seized after a search warrant was served in the 2700 block of Joan Lane Thursday morning. The marijuana plants were found in six greenhouses. Their estimated street […]

Trapped Tick Tests Positive For Tularemia

A tick monitored

SAN DIEGO–People hiking or working in brushy areas should protect themselves from ticks, County officials said this week, after a tick trapped in routine monitoring in Los Penasquitos Canyon Preserve tested positive for tularemia. Tularemia, also known as “rabbit fever,” is a potentially dangerous disease that people can contract from infected animals such as rabbits […]

$334 Million Allocated For CA Transportation Projects


SAN DIEGO–Californians will be driving on smoother roads, safer bridges, and enjoying the benefits of enhanced transit thanks to $334 million in new funding allocated to 53 projects by the California Transportation Commission. The allocations include approximately $165 million to repair bumpy pavement, preserve roads that are in good condition from worsening, and upgrade bridges […]

County To Expand Open Space, Overhaul Local Park


SAN DIEGO–The Board of Supervisors voted Wednesday to hold a hearing April 16 to consider buying 114 acres of land located north of Banner Road and east of Farmer Road. The area is next to the Volcano Mountain Wilderness Preserve. The property is mostly forest land with some areas of chaparral and coastal sage scrub. So […]