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Man Struck By Lightning, Brush Fires Reported On Catalina Island

A mid-day thunderstorm touched off at least two brush fires, and a man was struck by lightning Sunday on Catalina Island.

07/27/2014

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Boat Catches Fire Off Avalon Harbor And Sinks

A 40-foot boat sunk Friday off Avalon harbor after it caught fire.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/20/2014

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Toyota Recalling 119,000 Avalons For Air Bag Issue

The company says circuits within the air bag control module can be damaged if they’re exposed to interference from other electrical components in the car.

03/27/2014

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Record-Breaking Temperatures Set Around Southland

The mercury hit 88 in Santa Monica where thousands of marathon runners sweated through the L.A. Marathon.

03/09/2014

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2 Rescued From Water After Small Plane Crashes In Ocean Near Catalina

A pilot and a passenger were rescued after a small plane crashed in the ocean near Catalina Island Saturday.

01/04/2014

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Light Plane Crashes On Catalina Island, 3 Slightly Hurt

A light plane crashed on Catalina Island Sunday slightly injuring three of the four people aboard.

11/03/2013

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Cheapest Live Music Venues In LA

Get lost in the music at an affordable price when you visit any one of the best cheap live music venues in LA.

CBS Los Angeles–10/31/2013

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Toyota Recalls 803K US Vehicles For Air Bag Defect

Toyota is recalling 803,000 vehicles in the U.S. because their air bags or power steering could stop working.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/18/2013

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Catalina Island Museum Exhibit Explores Controversial Life Of Dr. Ralph Glidden

An exhibit at Catalina Island Museum displays photographs, diaries, letters and journals that explore the controversial life of Dr. Ralph Glidden.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/10/2013

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6.3-Magnitude Quake Strikes 163 Miles Southwest Of Catalina Island

A 6.3-magnitude quake struck 163 miles southwest of Avalon Friday morning.

12/14/2012

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6 Hospitalized After Concert Fog Machine Malfunction

Six people were hospitalized Saturday after a malfunctioning fog machine discharged carbon dioxide at a Hollywood concert.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/22/2012

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Catalina Island Fighting Proposed Water Rate Hike

Residents and business owners of Santa Catalina Island are fighting a proposal by Southern California Edison that would raise their water rates by 83 percent.

07/15/2012

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Avalon, Dana Point Beaches Among ‘Repeat Offenders’ In Sewage Study

For many Southland beachgoers, a day at the beach is often spent swimming in sewage, according to a new national report.

06/27/2012

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Gas Prices On Catalina Island Pass $7 Mark

Catalina Island is known for many things… its picturesque scenery, seafood and hiking, to name a few. But what about high gas prices?

04/07/2012

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Sheriff’s Captain Probed For Reportedly Taking Pro Golf Inmate Out For Lessons

The captain who was in charge of the L.A. County sheriff’s station in Avalon is under investigation amid allegations that he had an inappropriately cozy relationship with a professional-golfer-tuned-jewel thief who was incarcerated on Santa Catalina Island, it was reported Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/05/2012

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