Ventura County

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Sea Lion Experts Believe Was Intentionally Impaled With Sharp Metal Object Rescued In Oxnard

A large sea lion that was impaled by a gaff and left to die was rescued Tuesday night in Oxnard.

05/26/2015

Dr. Ellen Crowe and her husband have both been charged in the death of an 88-year-old woman. (credit: Ventura County Sheriff's Dept.)

Thousand Oaks Doctor, Her Unlicensed Husband Held In Death Of 88-Year-Old Woman

Authorities say Dr. Crowe and McQuillan own and operate a business known as House Call Doctor Thousand Oaks .

05/14/2015

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Beat The Drought: How To Use Water From Your Washer For Your Lawn

Reusing waste water is one way the agency hopes people will help comply with California’s new and strict drought policies.

05/13/2015

Rescue dogs like this one are saving lives in Nepal. The dogs got their training in the Southland. (credit: Search Dog Foundation)

Only On 2: Dogs Rescuing People Under Collapsed Rubble In Nepal Got Their Training In The Southland

After about nine months of training, the dogs are paired with their handlers, usually firefighters.

04/30/2015

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Water District In Camarillo Opens $10 Million Plant That Will Turn Saltwater Into Drinking Water

A small water district in Ventura County is taking big steps to help with the state’s drought emergency by turning saltwater into drinking water.

04/17/2015

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Teachers At Parochial School Say Contracts Not Renewed For Refusing To Prove Consistent Church Attendance

Two teachers at a Ventura County school say their contracts weren’t renewed when they refused to fill out a “pastoral reference.”

04/03/2015

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NTSB Preliminary Report Finds Train Crash Caused By Wrong Turn Onto Tracks

A truck driver mistakenly turned onto the tracks of a commuter rail line and went about 80 feet before getting stuck, federal accident investigators wrote Thursday in their initial findings about a deadly train collision.

03/19/2015

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3 Killed In Multi-Vehicle Crash On PCH Near Point Mugu State Beach

Three people were killed Tuesday in a multi-vehicle crash on the Pacific Coast Highway in Ventura County.

03/17/2015

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Body Found On Road Near Oxnard

The discovery was made around 7 a.m. Monday in the 6000 block of Arnold Road, south of Hueneme Road, the Ventura County Sheriff’s Department reported.

03/09/2015

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Flash Flood Warnings In Effect As Storm Brings Rain, Thunder, Hail To Southland

Heavy rain from a late winter storm hit Los Angeles and Ventura counties on Sunday afternoon while the Southland’s mountains picked up a significant amount of snow from a late winter storm that promised more precipitation as the night wore on.

03/01/2015

Workers clean up the street near the burned remains of a truck and trailer at the site where a Los Angeles-bound Metrolink train derailed in a fiery collision on the tracks on February 24, 2015 in Oxnard, California. Nearly 28 people were transported to hospitals by first responders. Four are believed to be in critical condition but no immediate fatalities have been reported. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Ventura Metrolink Crash Survivors Describe Moment Of Impact

While a number of victims of the Oxnard Metrolink crash on Tuesday morning remained in the hospital through the evening, the lucky ones who suffered no serious injuries spoke out about what the fateful moment was like.

02/24/2015

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Metrolink Train Derails In Oxnard After Colliding With Truck On Tracks

A Metrolink train derailed Tuesday morning after it collided with a vehicle on the track, officials said.

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Several Ventura County Restaurants, Stores Exposed To Measles

Health officials in Ventura County alerted the public Thursday that hundreds more people may have been exposed to measles.

02/12/2015

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Poor Pup Trapped Inside Jetty In Ventura County

A small dog was out with his two owners for a stroll on a Ventura County beach Sunday when he disappeared inside a jetty and got stuck under the rocks.

02/01/2015

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Moorpark College Notifies Students About Potential Measles Exposure

The Ventura County Public Health Department notified the school’s health coordinator that a student had possibly been exposed to measles earlier in the week.

02/01/2015

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