From the pristine reaches of Gold Run Creek north of Sacramento, one can scoop up a liter of sparkling cold water and find less than 0.2 milligrams of chloride in it.
Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's deputies are searching for a car allegedly stolen Sunday afternoon in Canyon Country after a man attempting to sell his car let a potential buyer take it for a test drive.
Despite a crowd of people who have said they will run for Santa Clarita City Council in 2014, only a few candidates have raised significant amounts of money for the campaign, according to documents filed with the City Clerk's office.
The Domestic Violence Center of the Santa Clarita Valley marked its 30th anniversary of providing education, intervention and prevention with a ceremony in Newhall Saturday.
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) - The quiet of a normally serene Simi Valley neighborhood was shattered when police said a 29-year-old man killed his mother, set her house on fire and then shot randomly at passers-by before officers, who had confronted him as he attempted to flee by tractor onto an equestrian trail, shot him dead.
This morning more than 8,300 firefighters are battling a total of a dozen large wildfires across California. The Rim Fire, near Yosemite National Park, continues to be the most active and has grown to the 15th largest fire in California's recorded history. 4,500 homes remain threatened by the blaze and today strong winds out of the South will pose a major challenge as the fire continues to advance to the North, closer to several communities that remain under evacuation advisories.
A handful of flowers and a cardboard sign taped to a traffic light fixture in Stevenson Ranch call attention to the perils of riding a motorcycle in and around the Santa Clarita Valley.
The ambitious expansion plan for Disney's Golden Oak Ranch in Placerita Canyon will go before the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors during the board's meeting next week.
With the Traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall's visit to the Santa Clarita Valley only a month away, organizers are looking for volunteers who will help out at any time during the four-day event.
SANTA CLARITA - The city of Santa Clarita's annual Concerts in the Park series wrapped up in spastic fashion Saturday as thousands of people danced and grooved to the music of The Spazmatics, a 1980s and new wave tribute band.
A child was transported to the hospital today after nearly drowning at Castaic Lake, according to an official with the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
SANTA CLARITA - With the Traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall's visit to the Santa Clarita Valley only a month away, organizers are looking for volunteers who will help out at any time during the four-day event.
Santa Clarita Valley detectives hope the public can help them identify a man they want to question in connection with two burglaries, one of them a "hot prowl" case, in the hills above Placerita Canyon this week.
With a unanimous vote Tuesday, members of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted to certify the county's November election results, officially allowing a series of incumbents and a new face to take board seats in the Santa Clarita Valley.
SANTA CLARITA - A 38-year-old Canyon Country man arrested twice in the last five months has been sentenced two years in prison after pleading no contest to a charge of possession of a firearm by a felon, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said Tuesday.
SANTA CLARITA - State Assemblyman Jeff Gorell, R-Camarillo, has announced he plans to run for a congressional seat in Ventura County in 2014, a move that could create a ripple effect on the race to represent the Santa Clarita Valley in Congress, as well.
The recovery in the Santa Clarita Valley housing market remained gradual but steady, according to new numbers released Tuesday by the Southland Regional Association of Realtors.
SANTA CLARITA - A stolen car found at the bottom of a 200-foot ravine in the Angeles National Forest off Sand Canyon Road will be left where it is, a California Highway Patrol sergeant said Tuesday after tow truck drivers convinced the CHP it was too difficult to retrieve.
Following a public hearing Tuesday, members of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to move forward with plans to purchase and expand the Castaic Library site on Sloan Canyon Road.
A 27-year-old Palmdale man has been sentenced to six consecutive life terms plus 182 years in prison for his role in a string of armed robberies of electronics stores in the Santa Clarita and San Fernando valleys, a D.A. spokeswoman said Monday.
Santa Clarita Valley travelers who hit the road Wednesday night or any time on Thanksgiving Day are being advised to leave during off traffic times and allow extra travel time because the holiday is due to arrive with rain.
SANTA CLARITA - It's that time of the year again. Signal Multimedia is in search of the brightest and best decorated houses around the Santa Clarita Valley this holiday season.
SANTA CLARITA - After 10 years and almost 7,000 packages sent to more than 700 service men and women stationed overseas, the Hands and Hearts volunteer group will box up its last shipment at the end of this year.
SPECIAL CLOSURE NOTES THIS WEEK
Flair Cleaners will begin its 11th annual Holiday Clothing and Shoe Drive on Friday, collecting gently used or new clothing and shoes to be delivered to Helping Hands for the Blind, St. Vincent de Paul's Thrift Store and the National Council of Jewish Women Thrift Shop.
All the ballots are counted and the results from recent board elections in the Santa Clarita Valley are largely unchanged from what was announced earlier this month.
Children using just Lego bricks, computer boards and a lot of brain power demonstrated how they would respond to natural disasters.
Hart district officials are looking to shed a problem of rattlesnakes making their way onto school campuses by installing special fencing to keep the creatures out.