Palomar College Student Diagnosed With Meningococcal


SAN DIEGO–A student at Palomar College has an infection caused by the meningococcal bacteria, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported. The health agency has already notified anyone who was in close contact with the individual that they should receive antibiotics to prevent any possible infection. There were no close contacts reported […]

Children Potentially Exposed To Rabies In San Marcos

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SAN DIEGO–The County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency is asking for help in identifying anyone who may have been exposed to a rabid bat found outside a restaurant in San Marcos on Oct. 18. The bat was discovered by five children under a tree in an outdoor courtyard area approximately 15-20 feet […]

Vehicle Crashes Into Oceanside Church

OCEANSIDE—Oceanside police are investigating an early morning traffic collision at the Family Fellowship Church. At 1:20 a.m. officers responded a report of a traffic collision located at 420 N. El Camino Real in Oceanside. When officers arrived on scene, they observed a 2013 Lexus GS 350 had struck the southwest corner of the church building. […]

Oceanside Police Shoot Dog

OCEANSIDE—Police officers shot and killed a dog after the owner refused to restrain the dog that charged at officers. Early Monday at approximately 2:50 a.m. officers responded to a radio call of a suspicious subject who was sitting in a chair by the front door of a residence in the 700 block of Morse Street. […]

Sewage Spill At Children’s Pool Force Beach Closure

LA JOLLA–An estimated 5,000 gallon sewage spill occurred on Tuesday at the Children’s Pool at La Jolla beach. The spill occurred when a wer lateral became blocked causing sewage to flow southwest down Coast Boulevard. The sewage entered a storm drain which discharges to the beach at Children’s Pool, impacting the beach and potentially impacting […]

Oceanside Seeks Nominees For 2015 Martin Luther King, Jr. Service Award

OCEANSIDE–The City is seeking nominees for the 2015 Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Service Award. This annual award honors residents of the City who have made a significant contribution of time and energy to improve community life, promote positive community development, and enhance the lives of individuals and neighborhoods in the City. The award especially […]

Suspicious Backpack Left At Palomar Airport

CARLSBAD—A suspicious backpack left outside a main terminal prompt an evacuation of the McClellan Palomar Airport and The Landings restaurant, Carlsbad police said on Monday. Carlsbad police, San Diego Sheriff’s Bomb/Arson Unit and firefighters responded to the scene Monday evening where they were alerted to a green backpack that was sitting just outside the main […]

Life Guards Rescue Elderly Kayaker From Overturned Boat

OCEANSIDE–An 83 year-old kayaker was rescued by Life Guards after her boat overturned in the water in the harbor, Oceanside police said today. According to Life Guards, the woman fell out of her overturned kayak. She was wearing a life vest, but appeared to be unconscious when first responders arrived at the scene. While one of the […]

18 Arrested In Operation Tip The Scale


NORTH COUNTY—Law enforcment officers arrested 18 people during the 16th Operation Tip the Scale in the North County. More than 50 deputies, officers, and drug treatment professionals took part in the operation on Thursday from 3 to 11 p.m. in San Marcos and Escondido. The mission of Operation Tip the Scale is to reduce drug-fueled […]

Oceanside Library Offers New Digital Magazine Service

OCEANSIDE–The Oceanside Public Library will offer Zinio for libraries. Awarded Best New Database of 2012 by Library Journal, Zinio is the world’s largest newsstand, offering multi-user access to popular publications. Through the library’s website under the “Library Services” tab, current Oceanside Public Library cardholders have unlimited access to complete digital magazines, which can easily be […]