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UPDATE: Cemex Bill Failure Prompts Cemex To Move Forward On Mine

Santa Clarita city officials plan to continue their fight for a Cemex bill in the next legislative session, despite the 113th Congress giving little cause for cheer to officials who’ve been trying to avoid a large-scale mine moving to the SCV for years.

Adds quotes from city of Santa Clarita With the 113th Congress failing to stop a large-scale mine moving to the Santa Clarita Valley, Cemex appears ready to start moving forward on their mining contracts. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. The Senate closed up shop for the holidays Tuesday night, after a flurry of last-minute ...

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UPDATE: N.M. Senator Introduces Own Bill, Calls Cemex ‘Dangerous Precedent’

Santa Clarita city officials plan to continue their fight for a Cemex bill in the next legislative session, despite the 113th Congress giving little cause for cheer to officials who’ve been trying to avoid a large-scale mine moving to the SCV for years.

Updates with quotes from Cemex representative Sara Engdahl A New Mexico senator who claims to be an advocate for environmental causes said Monday he opposes the Cemex bill — which would prevent a 56 million ton sand-and-gravel mine from opening in the Santa Clarita Valley — because it sets a “dangerous precedent.” Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news ...

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N.M. Senator’s Hold Threatens Santa Clarita-Cemex Bill

After years of meetings in D.C. conference rooms, a seven-year partnership and about $12 million in lobbying efforts, the city of Santa Clarita’s hopes of stopping a 56 million-ton sand-and-gravel mine from opening next door are in jeopardy due to a New Mexico senator’s legislative hold, officials said Saturday. Photo courtesy of SCVnews.com

After years of meetings in D.C. conference rooms, a seven-year partnership and about $12 million in effort, the Cemex bill — the city of Santa Clarita’s last hope for stopping a 56 million-ton sand-and-gravel mine from opening next door — is in jeopardy due to a New Mexico senator’s legislative hold, officials said Saturday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered ...

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SCV Deputies Respond To Dead Body Found In River Wash

Investigators remain unclear on what killed a man found dead Friday in the Santa Clara River wash in Canyon Country, officials said Wednesday.

Ed. note: This is a breaking news story and more information will be added as it becomes available. Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station deputies responded to a report of a dead body found in the Santa Clara River wash in Canyon Country, officials said Friday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Deputies received ...

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BREAKING: House Passes McKeon Cemex Bill To Stop Mine

Santa Clarita city officials plan to continue their fight for a Cemex bill in the next legislative session, despite the 113th Congress giving little cause for cheer to officials who’ve been trying to avoid a large-scale mine moving to the SCV for years.

Ed. note: This is a breaking news story and more details will be reported as soon as they’re available. Updates with quotes from Sen. Boxer, Cemex and Santa Clarita. The House passed a Cemex bill Thursday authored by Congressman Buck McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, he told KHTS AM-1220. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. McKeon ...

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One Critically Injured, Two Severely Injured In Soledad Canyon Crash

One Critically Injured, Two Severely Injured In Soledad Canyon C

Three people were transported to Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital Tuesday afternoon after a two-vehicle collision in Valencia. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. A Honda sedan collided with a Ford truck around 3:11 p.m. at the intersection of Soledad Canyon Road and Bouquet Canyon Road, said Lt. Tom Bryski of the Santa ...

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NTSB Issues Fact Report In Harry Bell Plane Crash

Santa Clarita News - KHTS AM 1220

Leon Worden |  SCVNews.com contributed to this report. More than two years after a fatal Piru plane crash killed the 2011 SCV Man of the Year and his co-pilot, a federal aviation report shed little light on what caused the crash. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. The factual findings, which were released recently on ...

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Juveniles Stuck On Hillside Brought To Safety By Los Angeles County Fire

Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station deputies responded to a report of a body found in the Santa Clara River wash in Canyon Country, officials said Friday.

Two juveniles who became stuck on a hillside in Stevenson Ranch on Saturday were brought to safety by Los Angeles County Fire officials, authorities said. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. A search and rescue team was deployed to a hillside near Stevenson Ranch Parkway and Poe Parkway at approximately 2:30 p.m., said ...

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McKeon Did Not Submit Bill For Cemex

Santa Clarita Valley officials expressed frustration Thursday at Congressman Howard Buck McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, for his failure to include a Cemex bill in the National Defense Authorization Act.

Congress voted Thursday to pass the National Defense Authorization Act without a Cemex bill, despite efforts by Santa Clarita Mayor Laurene Weste and future SCV congressman, state Sen. Steve Knight, R-Palmdale, said Thursday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Congressman-elect Steve Knight, who’s set to take McKeon’s place in January, said he made efforts to try ...

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McKeon Cemex Bill Might Not Make Floor Vote

Santa Clarita Cemex bill is in danger of not making it to the House floor for a vote, officials said

A Cemex bill that would prevent a massive mine from moving to the Santa Clarita Valley is in danger of not making to the floor for a vote, officials said Wednesday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Congressman Howard Buck Mckeon, R-Santa Clarita, told Santa Clarita Councilman Bob Kellar on Wednesday his Cemex bill ...

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