An Acton man was ordered to stand trial today for murder in the shooting death of a fellow Acton man last spring during a dispute over a water truck, court officials said.
SANTA CLARITA - A water bill moving swiftly through the Legislature would transfer responsibility for the state's drinking water program from the Department of Public Health to the State Water Resources Control Board.
SANTA CLARITA - The drivers of both vehicles were injured Monday when a city bus and an SUV collided at the intersection of Avenues Stanford and Scott in the Valencia Industrial Center.
SANTA CLARITA - A 28-year-old was stabbed outside a Santa Clarita Valley bar Saturday night, but his injuries were not serious, a local sheriff's deputy said.
Firefighters from at last two Santa Clarita Valley Fire Stations were pressed into action Sunday to help fight a brush fire in the Lost Hills area north of Malibu, fire officials said.
Gibbons in need of misters can now look forward to some refreshing jungle-like humidity after their human caretakers raised the money they needed for a misting system at the Gibbon Conservation Center in Saugus.
When Steve McLean graduated from Canyon High School with a dismal 1.8 grade point average - number 317 in a class of 337 - few believed he would amount to much.
The principal at a local junior high school who last month pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor count of driving under the influence of alcohol vows to turn her life around for her school, her family, her church and her community.
A revised version of the chloride-reduction plan rejected by Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District ratepayers three years ago because of its high cost is being discussed between all stakeholders in the chloride debate.
Two men accused of beating an Agua Dulce woman last year and kidnapping her adult son have been found not guilty of all kidnapping charges filed against them but guilty of felony transporting marijuana, an assistant district attorney said today.
SANTA CLARITA - A 40-minute manhunt Tuesday for a parolee in Canyon Country led to the gunpoint arrest of a suspect in the Santa Clara River wash and a pit bull shot in the leg, law enforcement officials said.
Two men were injured and taken to separate hospitals following a traffic collision near Acton on Tuesday morning.
After close to three summers of boaters showing up at Castaic Lake - only to wait in sometimes long lines until inspectors prod and poke their Jet Skis and boats - not a single zebra or quagga mussel has been found, lake inspectors have reported.
Motorists northbound on Interstate 5 in the Newhall Pass were stopped for more than half an hour Monday afternoon as firefighters responded to a car fire sparked by a multi-vehicle crash near Calgrove Boulevard, emergency officials reported.
Fire broke out in an upstairs bedroom and quickly spread to the upper level of a house on Essex Place in Valencia on Monday, but no one was home at the time of the fire and there were no injuries, a Los Angeles County Fire Department official said.
Local sheriff's deputies are looking for a brazen thief who snatched $100 from the hands of a fast food cashier in Canyon Country Thursday, according to documents filed by deputies at the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
SANTA CLARITA - Amid controversy over federal probes that led to the indictment of 18 sworn officers, Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca announced Tuesday he is retiring.
SANTA CLARITA - As rumors of his expected retirement abound this morning, Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca has scheduled a news conference in Los Angeles.
SANTA CLARITA - On the heels of two consecutive years of record low precipitation, early 2014 indicators - among them dwindling snow packs and continuing rainfall shortages - have water officials bracing for a third dry year in California.
A 19-year-old man stopped for jaywalking who asked the sheriff's deputy for a ride ended up being charged with possessing metal knuckles, according to a sheriff's report filed at the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
More details have emerged about the vicious attack of a man robbed of his wallet in Newhall the day after Christmas, documents maintained at the local sheriff's station show.
Patrons of a Castaic coffee shop enjoyed a tastier experience Sunday afternoon when West Ranch High School art students unveiled what they've been working on at a show dubbed simply, the 2014 Art Exhibition.
A shed fire in Newhall Saturday night kept firefighters busy for more than three hours, a fire official said.
After more than a decade wrangling with state water regulators and downstream farmers over the levels of chloride in the Santa Clara River, Santa Clarita Valley residents will be footing the bill to inject the salty substance under ground.
A woman who allegedly slammed into four parked cars in a Stevenson Ranch parking lot Sunday was arrested on suspicious of drunk driving, an officer with the California Highway Patrol said.
For West Ranch High School junior Emma Lee and seven other local high school students picked to participate in this year's Rose Bowl Parade, the event was something they will always remember.
The new year entered with a big splash Wednesday when more than 110 hearty "polar plunge" enthusiasts braved chilly water at the Santa Clarita Aquatic Center.
It has to be a good sign when the first baby of the new year is a twin.
A local private investigator says she has received at least a couple of reported Bryce Laspisa sightings every week since the 19-year-old went missing in August.
After more than a decade of trying to help reduce overcrowding in California prisons, local prosecutors are setting their sights in 2014 on finding more alternatives to incarceration, The Signal has found.