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Fallen Lifeguard’s Father Speaks With CBS2: ‘We Feel Incredibly Blessed’

The tragedy, the first on-duty lifeguard lost in the department’s 100-year history, weighs heavily on Carlson’s family.

07/08/2014

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VIDEO: 2 Men Rescue Teen From Treacherous Surf Off Rancho Palos Verdes

Two men are being called heroes after rescuing a teenager from treacherous surf off the Palos Verdes coast over the weekend.

07/07/2014

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Vigil Held For First On-Duty Newport Lifeguard Lost In 100-Year Department History

Newport Beach is coping with tragedy Monday, one day after the community was struck with the loss of a popular lifeguard on duty.

07/07/2014

KNX On Your Corner

KNX ON Your Corner: Surf Museum

For generations of wave riders, south Orange County beaches have been a big attraction all the way from Newport Beach to Laguna.

03/14/2014

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Dangerous Surf Reported Up And Down California Coastline

“The waves came roaring in here like a freight train,” said Austin McCann.

03/01/2014

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Asthma Death Of Lian Murray, Well-Known Surfwear Designer, Shocks Colleagues

Family members and colleagues are stunned by the unexpected death of well-known surf clothing designer Lian Murray.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/07/2013

KNX On Your Corner

KNX On Your Corner: Surf Legend

The surfing world lost a legend just over a year ago with the death of an Orange County man who truly revolutionized the business of surf forecasting.

01/25/2013

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10-Foot Breakers Possible Amid Holiday High Surf Warning

If you have plans to head to the beach this Labor Day weekend, make sure there’s a lifeguard on duty wherever you plant your towel.

08/31/2012

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OC Beach Surfers, Visitors Warned About Treacherous Waves

Orange County lifeguards Thursday were warning body surfers and beachgoers about big surf generated from a southern hemisphere storm off of Chile.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/16/2012

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High Surf Advisory To Be In Effect Through Saturday

A high surf advisory will be in effect through Saturday due to breakers that are expected to top 12 feet in some places.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/06/2012

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Monster Waves Expected As Surfers Head Out To SoCal Beaches

If it’s big waves you’re looking for, you may not have to wait very long into 2012.

CBS Los Angeles–01/05/2012

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Massive Waves To Pummel Southland Beaches Through Sunday

Massive waves are expected to pummel Southern California’s coast through Sunday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/02/2011

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Recovery Mission Begins For Missing Body Boarder In Seal Beach

The search for a missing body boarder turned into a recovery mission early Thursday morning.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/01/2011

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High Tide, Surf Cause Flooding In Newport Beach

A higher than usual high tide and dangerous surf with waves reaching more than 11 feet tall caused flooding in the streets of Newport Beach Wednesday.

08/31/2011

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A Guide To OC’s Best Surfing Spots

Peter Heller is the author of Kook: What Surfing Taught Me about Love, Life, and Catching the Perfect Wave, a hilarious and moving story of one man’s attempt to learn to surf. Exuberant and fearless, […]

07/26/2011

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