Santa Clarita, CA – Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station/Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Drivers License checkpoint on June 7, 2013, at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 6:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. Checkpoints are placed in locations that have the greatest opportunity for achieving drunk and drugged driving deterrence and provide the greatest safety for officers and the public.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service says it's ready to fly by night to fight wildfires.
Local sanitation officials held their fourth of six public hearings in Newhall Tuesday night in an effort to gauge which plan they should pursue in reducing the amount of chloride discharged into the Santa Clara River.
LAKE HUGHES - When Holly Solberg came to visit Lake Hughes last weekend for a brief vacation, she expected to spend a relaxing time with her mother who lives in the area.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY – On a motion by Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich, the Board of Supervisors unanimously ratified the proclamation a local state of emergency resulting from the Powerhouse fire. Started on May 30, the fire has burned approximately 32,032 acres and is 60% contained. A total of 15 structures have been damaged, 6 destroyed, and 275 structures are still threatened.
Fire officials were dispatched near Gorman Tuesday afternoon after a person apparently committed "chemical suicide" in a car, according to fire officials.
The race to fill the vacant seat on the William S. Hart Union High School District board got a little less crowded Tuesday when two candidates withdrew their names from consideration, according to a district spokeswoman.
The Powerhouse Fire is heading northwest of Green Valley into a "super dry" mountainous area that hasn't burned since 1929, a U.S. Forest Service official said today.
When a firefighter or sheriff's deputy stands on your porch and says you have just minutes to get out, it can be hard to think of what to take and what to leave behind.
What: George Runner will speak to the Santa Clarita Valley Congress of Republicans June 6 regarding the topic: "Can California Really Tax Itself into Prosperity?"
WASHINGTON (AP) - Forest Service Chief Thomas Tidwell says his agency will hire 500 fewer firefighters than last year because of automatic spending cuts imposed by Congress.
A group of American students will be traveling to Senegal, Africa, in the name of international citizenship this summer, and one of those venturing across the globe is Canyon High School junior Claire Campbell.
A burglar smashed the window of a car parked in a Valencia shopping center and stole a purse containing more than $600 on Monday, Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's officials said.
June 3, 2013 – The County of Los Angeles once again received the highest short-term ratings from the nation's top three rating agencies for the County's annual cash flow financing, making it one of the few governmental agencies of its size to get outstanding ratings this year.
SANTA CLARITA, CA – As part of its public outreach efforts, the Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District is holding the second of three public hearings in the Valley on the Draft Chloride Compliance Facilities Plan and Environmental Impact Report on Wednesday, June 5 at 7:00 P.M. This hearing will be held at Stevenson Ranch Elementary School, 25820 Carroll Lane, Stevenson Ranch, CA, with the doors opening at 6:30 P.M.
SACRAMENTO-New amendments to pending legislation call for allowing far more students to participate in field testing of new computer-based assessments aligned to the Common Core State Standards this school year and suspending the use of most STAR tests, State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson, State Board of Education President Michael Kirst, and Assemblymember Susan Bonilla jointly announced today.
SANTA CLARITA - A multi-vehicle crash on the southbound interchange between Highway 14 and Interstate 5 this morning prompted swift response from emergency crews.
This week in Zone-4 Saugus we again only had two reported Part-1 Crimes. There was a commercial burglary to a business in the 26200 block of Bouquet Canyon Road between Sunday, 08/23/13 and Wednesday, 08/26/13. Unknown suspect(s) cut the fence to the storage at the location and stole two solar blankets.
Nearly 5,400 firefighters continue to battle six major wildfires burning across California. While a majority of the large wildfires are burning on federal land, CAL FIRE and local fire departments continue to support the US Forest Service.
Shield HealthCare in Santa Clarita announced its 13th annual story contest "What Makes Caregiving Rewarding?"