| Jun 17, 2011
| 8:52 AM
SAN MARCOS, Calif. -- Thoughts of the 14-year-old student who died at a school dance last week filled the minds of everyone attending an eighth grade graduation in San Marcos Thursday.
Monica Keller accepted her younger sister Sabrina'sWoodland Park...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 10:43 AM
OCEANSIDE, Calif. -- A five-county sweep of construction sites turned up numerous instances of unlicensed and unsafe contractors, including several in northern San Diego County, the Contractors State License Board announced Thursday.
| Jun 27, 2011
| 2:47 PM
VISTA, Calif. -- A young man already serving 15 years to life in prison for raping a teenager at gunpoint as she walked to school last summer pleaded guilty Monday to raping a 45-year-old woman at knifepoint several weeks earlier.
| Nov 1, 2010
Authorities said a woman's found in a burning car in a campus parking lot was the victim of a homicide and police want to question the estranged husband of the car's owner.
The body of the victim, whose identity remains unconfirmed, was discovered by...
| Nov 2, 2010
| 8:07 PM
No major voting problems have been reported in San Diego during Tuesday's general election.
The Registrar of Voters Deborah Seiler estimated a voter turnout of 55-65 percent for the election, up from the 38 percent of voters who cast ballots in the...
| Nov 5, 2010
A college campus in San Marcos was locked down Thursday afternoon after students reported a gunman was threatening students, but it turned out to be an innocent classroom skit.
Officials said campus police and sheriffs eventually discovered the "gunman"...
| Nov 7, 2010
A spill of about 5,400 gallons of sewage prompted a pollution alert Sunday along the ocean shoreline around the mouth of Batiquitos Lagoon, authorities reported.
A pipeline at Meadowlark Water Reclamation Facility on South Rancho Santa Fe Road in San...
| Nov 27, 2010
| 3:51 PM
The body of a North County woman was found between the rails of train tracks in San Marcos, and although a coroner said the death was a suicide, deputies did not say if she had been struck by a train.
Veronica Raggio-Key, 59, was found just before 6 a.m....
| Dec 1, 2010
| 9:35 PM
Authorities announced Tuesday that they will burn down a home in an unincorporated section of Escondido that contains a massive cache of explosives.
Sheriff Bill Gore told the public at a town hall meeting in San Marcos Tuesday evening that the home on...
| Dec 3, 2010
| 11:59 AM
An investigation was under way Friday into a crash in San Marcos in which a motorist crashed her Mercury Grand Marquis into a 7-Eleven, seriously injuring a customer inside the convenience store, authorities said.
The crash at 1650 W. San Marcos Blvd....
| Jan 21, 2011
| 2:44 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Nearly $80 million was allocated to San Diego County rail and freeway improvement projects Friday by the California Transportation Commission.
The Metropolitan Transit System was awarded $31 million to buy 57 new trolley cars, and $26...