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Fire Station 81 Shooting North Of Santa Clarita Prompts Department Workplace Trauma Discussion

Prompted by the Fire Station 81 shooting that left one victim dead and another injured earlier this month, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors scheduled a motion Tuesday to address workplace trauma within the L.A. County Fire Department (LACFoD). Addressing the tragic Fire Station 81 workplace shooting just north of Santa Clarita, the L.A. County Board of Supervisors is ...

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Dirt Biker Airlifted From Hungry Valley North Of Santa Clarita

A man on a dirt bike was airlifted Sunday from Hungry Valley north of Santa Clarita, officials said.  Around 12:40 p.m. Sunday, emergency responders received reports of a medical emergency in Hungry Valley near Gorman, said dispatch supervisor Cheryl Sims with the Los Angeles County Fire Department.  “The 35-year-old man on a dirt bike was transported via airlift to a ...

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Small 5 Freeway Brush Fire Quickly Knocked Down North Of Santa Clarita

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A small 5 Freeway brush fire was quickly knocked down Saturday north of Santa Clarita. Around 4:20 p.m. Saturday, firefighters received report of a brush fire on the northbound 5 Freeway near Templin Highway, just north of Castaic, said Bernard Peters, a dispatch supervisor for the Los Angeles County Fire Department. “The fire was stopped at a half acre,” Peters ...

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Rapper ‘Blueface’ Opens ‘Blue’s Fish & Soul’, Previously SCV Fish Market

Up-and-coming rapper “Blueface” officially opened “Blue’s Fish & Soul,” a soul food restaurant in Santa Clarita on Tuesday.  Johnathan Porter, 24, better known as his rap pseudonym, Blueface, purchased the SCV Fish Market in Santa Clarita and transformed the community staple into Blue’s Fish & Soul, a soul food restaurant incorporating his mother’s recipes he enjoyed as a child.  On ...

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Community Members Rally To Provide Ice Blocks For Santa Clarita Animal Shelters, Volunteers Needed

A group of Santa Clarita community members are asking for additional volunteers to help deliver ice to the Castaic Animal Shelter in an effort to help keep adoptable pets cool during summer months. Each day of the week, community members throughout Los Angeles County including Santa Clarita bring ice blocks and cubes to animal shelters in efforts to keep pets ...

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COVID-19 Antibody Testing Blood Drive Hosted By UCLA, Santa Clarita Valley Community

UCLA is scheduled to host a blood drive at Real Life Church later this month, and is seeking Santa Clarita residents to participate. On Wednesday, June 23 UCLA is set to host COVID-19 antibody testing along with a blood drive at Real Life Church, according to officials. Antibody testing may be performed with select blood donations according to blood drive ...

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Vehicle Trailer Catches Fire On Soledad Canyon Road In Canyon Country

A vehicle trailer was fully involved on Soledad Canyon Road in Canyon Country Saturday morning.  At approximately 10:01 a.m. Saturday, officials with the Los Angeles County Fire Department received a call for black smoke coming from a trailer on Soledad Canyon and Capra Road in Canyon Country. “The vehicle fire is fully involved, and a water tender was requested,” LaCoFD ...

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Santa Clarita Felony Suspect Detained On Sierra Highway, Northbound Traffic Impacted

A Santa Clarita felony suspect was detained at gun-point Friday on Sierra Highway, resulting in a temporary closure of all northbound lanes, officials said.  Around 7:40 p.m. Friday, deputies received reports of a felony suspect traveling eastbound on Soledad Canyon Road near Sierra Highway in Santa Clarita, according to Lt. Mike Marion with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station.  “We’re ...

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Three-Vehicle Collision In Santa Clarita Sends One To The Hospital

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A three-vehicle traffic collision in Santa Clarita sent one person to a trauma hospital on Friday, officials said.  Around 5:15 p.m. Friday, emergency responders received reports of a traffic collision near the intersection of Bouquet Canyon Road and Cinema Drive in Newhall, according to Martin Rangel, a dispatch supervisor with the Los Angeles County Fire Department. “We received reports of ...

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Southbound 14 Freeway Blocked Due To Santa Clarita Felony Traffic Stop

Southbound lanes of the 14 Freeway were closed for an unknown duration Friday evening due to a felony traffic stop in Santa Clarita, officials said.  Around 4 p.m. Friday, deputies received reports of an embezzled vehicle near the Newhall Avenue on-ramp of the 14 Freeway, according to Lt. Jonathan Hoyt with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station.  “We received reports ...

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