Firefighters made some progress in battling a blaze near Pyramid Lake that had quickly spread to more than 400 acres, briefly threatening oil, gas and power lines in the area, a U.S. Forest Service spokeswoman said.
The 20-year-old Canyon Country man accused in the drunk-driving killing of a bicyclist on Bouquet Canyon Road Saturday had two previous DUI convictions in as many years, court records show.
The 20-year-old suspect in a drunk-driving crash that left one bicyclist dead and two injured Saturday is set to be charged and arraigned today in San Fernando Superior Court, said Los Angeles County District Attorney's spokeswoman Jane Robison.
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Coroner's officials identified a Canyon Country husband and wife Monday who died over the weekend in an apparent murder-suicide.
In its last meeting before the summer recess, the Santa Clarita City Council is poised Tuesday to approve a five-year agreement for a joint-powers authority to oversee the local TV station.
While many school districts facing budget cuts have slashed summer school offerings and arts programs, the Saugus Union School District was able to offer arts-enrichment classes this month, thanks to a grant and tuition paid by parents.
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A man and a woman are dead after an apparent murder-suicide Sunday morning in Canyon Country.
Thanks to the kindness of some cowboys, a pooch who's terrified of fireworks is back home in Fair Oaks Ranch today after a harrowing few days in the wild.
College of the Canyons negotiators and the union representing 450 of the school's part-time faculty members have reached a contract agreement that reflects a slight pay increase and progress on seniority rights.
"It reminds me of Woodstock," said Ian Mort, 53, of Chatsworth.
One local bicyclist was killed and two more injured Saturday when they were hit by an alleged drunken driver on Bouquet Canyon Road in the Angeles National Forest, officials said.
A brushfire erupted Saturday in Valencia just off The Old Road but was quickly doused.
The William S. Hart Union High School District has created a Twitter account and an electronic message system that allows community members to choose the kind of information they want to receive from the district through e-mail messages.
Thanks to California's open primary system, a forum scheduled Friday by a Democratic club in the Antelope Valley will feature a pair of Republican congressional candidates.
Since its program started just over two years ago, Eternal Valley Memorial Park & Mortuary, with the support of Newhall and surrounding communities, has collected more than 500 cell phones and accessories that provided more than 31,000 minutes of call time to U.S. service men and women.
Jury selection began Wednesday in the trial of a local registered sex offender accused of annoying a young girl at a Santa Clarita Valley department store, a court bailiff said.
One person was injured and taken to the hospital shortly after noon today following a two-car traffic collision involving a Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's station vehicle, according emergency response crew officials.
When California water officials approved strict emergency water conservation regulations earlier this month, they put the responsibility of enforcing those rules on local water agencies.
A six-member L.A. congressional delegation tried to hit one out of the park this week in the long-simmering debate over TV access to Dodger games, but the effort ran afoul of the DirecTV team.
The question of whether to approve a controversial billboard deal between the city of Santa Clarita and Metro will be added to the county ballot for the upcoming general election in November, county supervisors decided Tuesday.
County supervisors agreed Tuesday to set aside money that will go toward buying property to be used as a wildlife corridor in Agua Dulce.
Despite a temporary roadblock in the form of limbless reptiles, officials with the county Department of Public Works hope to complete a planned bridge on Highway 126 on schedule.
Hart High School's dance team will be leaving for New York today in hopes of winning this season of "America's Got Talent" TV show.
Relatives of a baby girl orphaned in an Acton traffic collision have responded to an outpouring of support and concern for the little girl by setting up a donation fund to benefit her, a family member said Monday.
Fourth-generation dentists Kelly and Allen Smudde threw a patient appreciation party Monday at Santa Clarita Lanes.
Homicide detectives have identified the murder victim whose skeletal remains were found near Gorman, a detective heading up the investigation said Monday.
Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's detectives are looking for at least three youths who broke into and trashed a Canyon Country school last week, causing more than $10,000 in loss due to damage and stolen property.
SACRAMENTO – Beginning today, Caltrans and the California Highway Patrol (CHP) are warning motorists statewide that the CHP is conducting maximum enforcement of traffic laws in active construction zones as part of a public safety campaign focused on work zone safety.