Contract approved for guardrail replacements

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors authorized a construction contract which will include replacing three guardrails in Alpine. The supervisors’ 5-0 vote Oct. 6...

Customer, SDG&E warn against sales scam

Alpine resident Art Venegas wants people to learn from his experience identifying a scammer as such. On Sept. 27, Venegas received a voicemail from...

Breast Cancer Awareness Month highlights breast cancer treatment hub

Located at Scripps Mercy Hospital in Hillcrest, the newly opened $59 million Prebys Cancer Center is part of the MD Anderson Cancer Center program,...

County vax rate near 90 percent

With the Center of Disease Control’s approval of the Pfizer COVID- 19 booster shot on Friday, the County held a press conference on Sept....

Fire council president alarmed by COVID rates

Greater Alpine Fire Council President Neville Connell has been tracking publicly available COVID-19 case data related to Alpine and published by San Diego County’s...

Understand your consumer rights before you buy

You never know when life – or a manufacturer – might throw you a lemon. That’s why consumers should understand what warranties will and...

Suicides down in county; crisis resources still available

Suicide is the leading cause of death in San Diego County. The San Diego County Suicide Prevention Council and the Community Health Improvement Partners, along...

D.A. raises alarm about increase over fentanyl related fatalities

A recent Day of Action event was hosted by San Diego County District Attorney Summer Stephan to bring public awareness to an increasing fentanyl-related...

Masks required

The California Department of Public Health requires schools to mandate masks on campus. ALPINE UNION SCHOOL DISTRICT FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL: AUG. 18 MASK POLICY: All...

County: Be ready for wildfire risk

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors July 13 approved spending $2.5 million on roadside vegetation management, followed by a July 16 Wildfire Preparedness...
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