Convicted Felon Busted For Stealing Grain At Brewery

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SANTEE–Twisted Manzanita Ales, a Santee brewery, reported four separate thefts of spent grain, a by product of the beer making process commonly sold as animal feed. The total value of the stolen grain is approximately $2,150. On Tuesday, detectives from the Santee Station conducted a surveillance of the Twisted Manzanita property. At about 5:30 a.m., […]

Man Stabbed In Physical Altercation In Spring Valley

SPRING VALLEY–An adult male was stabbed after a physical altercation with another man in Spring Valley. On Thursday, Sheriff’s deputies responded to a call of a stabbing near the IHOP restaurant located at 8747 Broadway. Two males were fighting in the parking lot when one male began stabbing the other. The suspect, who fled the […]

Boil Water Order Alert For Mount Laguna

SAN DIEGO–The County of San Diego, Department of Environmental Health has issued a Boil Water Order and Public Notification for the Mount Laguna Recreation Area water system located on Sunrise Highway in Mt. Laguna. The water system serves the Desert View Picnic Ground, Red Tailed Roost, Sierra Club Lodge, Camp Ole Fire Station, and the […]

County Supervisor Greg Cox Launches Re-Election Campaign

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SAN DIEGO–County Supervisor Greg Cox kicked off his 2016 re-election campaign Monday at the soon-to-open Coasterra restaurant on San Diego Bay. More than 250 supporters joined Cox as he expressed his continuing commitment to creating good-paying jobs, safe neighborhoods, healthy families and a healthy environment for County residents. “I’m proud of our efforts to bring job-promoting […]

Orange County Couple Vanish After Leaving Casino

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SAN DIEGO–Sheriff Department investigators are seeking the public’s assistance in locating Cecil Knutson and Dianna Bedwell. The couple was last seen leaving the Valley View Casino in Valley Center on Sunday at 2 p.m. According to relatives, Knutson and Bedwell had planned on going to their son’s home in La Quinta in Riverside County. They […]

Dead Crow Found In Lemon Grove Test Positive For West Nile Virus

SAN DIEGO–A dead American crow found in Lemon Grove has tested positive for West Nile virus, the fifth dead bird that has tested positive for the disease this year, San Diego County Department of Environmental Health (DEH) officials said Tuesday. County officials also said that they recently discovered their first batch of mosquitoes to test […]

Male Shoots Himself In Front Of Deputies

RAMONA–A 57 year-old man is dead after he pulled a gun from his waistband and shot himself in the head in front of Sheriff’s deputies. On Saturday, deputies responded to a call of a male trespassing at a residence in the 600 block of D Street in Ramona. Deputies say the male appeared agitated, so […]

Alpine Property Owner Arrested For Manufacturing Butane Honey Oil Lab, Possession Of Marijuana

ALPINE–Narcotic detectives arrested a 29 year-old property owner and charged him with manufacturing butane honey oil, cultivation of marijuana and possession of marijuana for sale. The property owner, William Cody Leck, admitted to having a large cultivation and harvest on the property. He also admitted to having the materials to produce butane honey oil. Leck […]

Half Percent Sales Tax Rollbacks In El Cajon

EL CAJON–The ‘Rollback Tax Event’, hosted by the East County Chamber of Commerce, the City of El Cajon, Parkway Plaza, and Valley of Cars, commemorated the half percent sales tax decrease in the City of El Cajon. With the sun setting of Proposition O, the sales tax decreased from 9.0% to 8.5% in El Cajon. […]

Navy Petty Officer Matthew Reagan Serves Aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76)‏

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By MC1 James Green SAN DIEGO–A 2006 El Capitan High School graduate and Lakeside native is serving on one of the world’s largest warships, the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan. Petty Officer 2nd Class Matthew Reagan is a hospital corpsman aboard the San Diego-based ship, a Nimitz-class nuclear-powered aircraft carrier and one of […]