A former West Ranch High School cheerleader who recently moved to Lake Havasu died of apparent heat exhaustion after she collapsed during a hike through the Arizona desert, officials said Tuesday.
A man whose body was found in the backyard of a Valencia home Monday has been identified as 55-year-old Douglas Bert Vlaming, officials said Tuesday.
The victim of a single-vehicle rollover crash on Interstate 5 who was airlifted to a hospital Monday has died, California Highway Patrol officers at the Fort Tejon office said Tuesday.
County watchdogs monitoring radioactivity for the Department of Public Health are expected to do an independent survey of the depleted uranium detected during the ongoing Whittaker-Bermite cleanup, a state report says.
Signal General Manager Morris Thomas has resigned after 12 years at the newspaper to become district director for 25th District Congressman Howard P. "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, a spot formerly held by Bob Haueter.
SAN FERNANDO - The preliminary hearing of three young men charged with murder in the Halloween death of a Canyon Country man continued Monday with the testimony of a homicide detective.
A man suffered serious head injuries today when his vehicle rolled over near Quail Lake Road, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Fire Department said.
A Canyon Country man who collapsed and died after playing a game similar to paintball in triple-digit temperatures Saturday was offered water and was warned about dehydration, according to the owner of the paintball facility where it happened.
In an apparent episode of road rage by the lake, two people fighting over a parking spot ended up being rushed to hospital late Sunday afternoon.
In a particularly "despicable" act, thieves stole bronze vases from the graves of an estimated 100 war veterans - including those of young servicemen recently buried - at Eternal Valley Memorial Park cemetery, family victims and a company official say.
Illegal pot growers are killing animals and vegetation in forested areas surrounding the Santa Clarita Valley, law enforcement, forestry and university researchers say.
The state Supreme Court declined to review the case of convicted murderer Michael Dean Stephens this week, a setback in efforts appeal his conviction.
A local off-duty sheriff's deputy was taken to Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital with minor injuries Thursday following a fist fight with a motorist involved in a Saugus traffic collision, fire and law enforcement sources confirmed.
Quick-acting firefighters doused a brush fire near Agua Dulce on Wednesday after it briefly shut down Soledad Canyon Road.
The man who survived last week's deadly crash on Soledad Canyon Road remained in a coma on Monday, according to friends.
Five teenage girls injured in a late-night crash last weekend, including a Canyon High School sophomore who remains in the hospital in intensive care, continue to improve, according to a spokeswoman for the William S. Hart Union High School District.
LOS ANGELES - The Santa Clarita Community College District is working toward a settlement to a lawsuit brought against the district alleging its election system violates minorities' voting rights, an attorney told a judge Wednesday in court.
After a month-long investigation into the stabbing of a father and son outside a Newhall bar, Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's detectives have arrested an affiliate of the outlawed Vagos Motorcycle Club on suspicion of attempted murder, a sheriff's spokesman said Tuesday.
A woman was injured and taken to the hospital Tuesday following a two-car traffic collision on Highway 14 near Golden Valley Road, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County Fire Department said.