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Storm System Expected To Sweep Through Santa Clarita

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A storm system is expected to bring a significant amount of rain the Santa Clarita Valley, as well as the rest of the Los Angeles area, on Thursday and Friday of next week, according to National Weather Service officials. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. There is a potential for isolated thunderstorms. ...

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Santa Clarita Couple Offers Water Conservation, Money Saving Tips

KHTS AM 1220's Video Editor Andrew Menjivar uses a FAWN bucket to water potted plants near the station.

A Santa Clarita Valley couple has a plan to help residents save thousands of gallons of water annually with nothing more than a thrift-store bucket. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Frank Hoffman, better known around the SCV as Ranger Frank, and his wife, Mary Hoffman, are Canyon Country residents and have lived ...

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CLWA Encourages Water Restriction; Despite Rain, Drought Continues.

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California Department of Water Resources announced a “gloomy” water supply forecast Monday, talks drought.  Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. According to the 2015 allocation projections released by the DWR, contractors that buy water from the State Water Project (SWP), including Castaic Lake Water Agency, can currently expect only 10 percent of their ...

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Storm System To Bring Rain To Santa Clarita

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National Weather Service officials issued a special weather statement Saturday at 4:30 p.m., warning residents of Santa Clarita and the Los Angeles area about a pacific storm system that may bring significant rain to much of Southern California from Tuesday into Wednesday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. California has been experiencing a ...

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$16.7 Million To Help With Drought, Santa Clara River Chloride Levels

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California officials award $16.7 million to help Santa Clarita Valley reduce the chloride levels in the Santa Clara River. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. The drought relief grant from Proposition 84 funds will also help pay for a trio of projects, according to news release. “In collaboration with the local water retailers, ...

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Water Resources Department Grants Drought Relief Funds

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California Department of Water Resources officials recently announced the award of $27.3 million in the Proposition 84 grant to be distributed among 14 drought relief projects in Los Angeles County. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. In all, the agency awarded $221 million to projects across the state. The 14 projects are part ...

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How Businesses Have Been Devastated, Helped By Santa Clarita Drought

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The corn stalks and sunflowers aren’t quite as tall. Sometimes, the dust is more plentiful than the pumpkins. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. “We did lose a lot of money to crop failure,”said Levi Lombardi, 20, who oversees farming at Lombardi Ranch, one of the Santa Clarita Valley’s most famous farms for ...

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Prop.1 Could Help Santa Clarita’s Water Issues

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A proposition on the November ballot could have money allocated specifically to help with water resources in the Santa Clarita Valley. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Prop. 1, officially titled Water Quality, Supply and Infrastructure Improvement Act of 2014, is a statewide program intended on helping the dwindling water supply.  “There is ...

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LARC Ranch To Host Halloween Festival Oct. 26

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LARC Ranch officials are expected to host a Halloween festival Oct. 26 to raise money to deal with their costly water crisis. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. LARC Ranch is a residential facility for developmentally disabled adults. The fundraiser will feature food, games, music and fun for the whole family. “We’re planning ...

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Second Annual Green Up Conference Educates Community About Sustainability

College of the Canyons officials hosted their second annual Green Up: Community Action and Education conference Saturday to promote water and energy sustainability efforts. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Presented by SCV Family of Water Suppliers and Santa Clarita Environmental Education Consortium (SCEEC) officials, the event featured a variety of discussion panels, ...

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