Residents urged to be prepared to evacuate early and quickly as...

The Valley Fire, which has grown to thousands of acres in just a few days, is a growing threat to communities in San Diego...

Valley fire continues to burn

Authorities reported that the Valley Fire has burned more than 17,000 acres in the three days since it started Saturday and as of Tuesday...

Fire marshal speaks of preventive measures

Following the Aug. 13 fire that broke out in the 2700 block of Alpine Boulevard, Alpine Fire Marshal Jason McBroom put to­gether suggestions for...
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Fighting on two fronts: evading wildfires and COVID-19

On June 26, the county of San Diego held a telebriefing moderated by San Diego County Fire Authority representative Michele Clock along with Health...
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Alpine Fire Protection District gets defensive as hot weather approaches

Alpine Fire Protection District is taking steps to prevent fires from starting as outside temperatures heat up, as well as providing infor­mation to area...

Create a fire safety plan to include pets

Fire safety measures are essential yet often overlooked. In addition to outlining the proper action to take should a fire break out, a fire...

Judge clears way for predator’s release to Jacumba Hot Springs

A sexually violent predator whose release in Jacumba Hot Springs was halted due to the coronavirus outbreak will be released on or about June...

Strategies to reduce young athletes’ injury risk

Sports can make a profound impact on the life of a young person. Stanford Children’s Health, a Bay Area-based pediatric and obstetric health care...

Avoid scams that target your stimulus check

As your District Attorney, I’m committed to increasing communi­cation and accessibility between the DA’s Office and you, the community. One way I have been...

Dentist drills home risks to seniors

A public statement from the Gary and Mary West Senior Dental center says they have temporarily closed the low-in­come dental clinic that serves seniors...
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