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Canyon Country Shooting Into Residence Prompts Response From Deputies

Deputies are investigating a Canyon Country shooting into a residence Tuesday evening, officials said. BREAKING: Deputies investigating shots fired into apartment building on Evi Lane in Canyon Country. Posted by Austin Dave on Tuesday, August 4, 2020   Around 9:00 p.m. Tuesday, deputies received reports of a shooting at an apartment on Evi Lane in Canyon Country, according to officials. ...

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L.A. County Supervisors Vote To Put ‘Reimagining LA County’ On November Ballot

Tuesday, Los Angeles Board members voted to put Reimagining L.A. County on the November ballot. The vote is for an amendment to the Los Angeles Charter that would allow voters to decide whether or not a minimum ten percent of the county’s unrestricted general fund should be allocated annually for housing, jail diversion, mental health and other social services as ...

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L.A. County Will Not Consider Re-Opening Waivers For Schools

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Officials with the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health announced Tuesday that they will not consider extending waivers for elementary schools to reopen after receiving new guidance from the state. Public health officials announced the policy Tuesday, stating that they will “adhere to new guidance from the California Department of Public Health, which recommends that Counties with case rates ...

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Man Faces Child Endangerment Charges After Allegedly Driving Drunk With Child In Vehicle

A Bakersfield man is facing multiple felonies including child endangerment and his second felony DUI after driving intoxicated on the 5 Freeway in Valencia early Sunday morning, officials said. On Sunday morning around 1 a.m., officers with the California Highway Patrol (CHP) Newhall Area Office observed an individual exceeding the speed limit on the 5 Freeway near McBean Parkway, said ...

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Valencia High Principal To Resign Following Controversial Facebook Post

Valencia High Principal Stephen Ford announced his resignation Monday after a petition circulated social media calling for him to resign in the wake of a controversial Facebook post where he reportedly compared Americans wearing masks to Holocaust victims. Ford reportedly announced his resignation in an email on Monday. “It will be effective Sept. 30,” said Dave Caldwell, spokesperson for the ...

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Mother Charged With Assault After Swinging Kitchen Knife At Daughter

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A mother was arrested Sunday on felony assault charges after she allegedly swung a kitchen knife at her daughter, cutting her boyfriend who was trying to deescalate the situation during an argument, officials said. On Sunday around 4:20 p.m., deputies responded to a residence on the 20400 block of Soledad Canyon Road regarding a family disturbance call, said Shirley Miller, ...

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35 Additional Coronavirus Cases Confirmed In Santa Clarita, 1,901 In L.A. County

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35 new Santa Clarita coronavirus cases have been confirmed Tuesday, with an additional 1,901 cases being confirmed within Los Angeles County. The Santa Clarita Valley cumulative total is now 4,429, and the L.A. County total of cumulative coronavirus cases stands at 195,614 as of Tuesday, according to the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (LADPH). The state has determined ...

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Jason Gibbs Files Paperwork For Santa Clarita City Council 2020 Election

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Jason Gibbs announced Tuesday that he has officially filed paperwork to run for a seat on the Santa Clarita City Council for the 2020 election. Gibbs’ announcement is accompanied with a “strong showing,” both financially and with a growing list of endorsements, according to a statement issued by his campaign. “Santa Clarita is a great place to live, work and ...

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One Hospitalized After Vehicle Crashes Over Guardrail On 5 Freeway

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One person was sent to the hospital Tuesday afternoon as a result of a rollover 5 Freeway crash, officials said. Around 2:05 p.m. Tuesday, first responders received reports of a traffic collision on the southbound 5 Freeway near the 14 Freeway, said Leslie Lua, spokesperson for the Los Angeles County Fire Department. “We were responding to reports of a solo-vehicle ...

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Former Hart High Grad Named Miss Texas United States

Former Hart High graduate Brittany Klocko has been selected as Miss Texas United States, and is set to compete for the title of Miss United States in October. Klocko, a former Santa Clarita resident and graduate of Hart High School, has been named Miss Texas United States for 2020. Before relocating to Texas, Klocko had competed in the Miss California ...

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