11,000-Panel Solar Array At Former Superfund Site Comes Online In FillmoreThe 11,000-solar panel array came online in September and is expected to provide 3 megawatts of electricity for Ventura County facilities at a reduced rate.
Alisal Fire Smoke Forecast To Drift Into Ventura, LA CountiesSmell the smoke in the air? That all-too-familiar odor may be coming from the Alisal Fire burning in Santa Barbara County. Forecasters say the wildfire's smoke is forecast to drift into the coastal areas of Ventura and Los Angeles counties by Thursday afternoon.
Gray Wolf Spotted 3 Times In Ventura County Believed To Have Traveled From OregonBetween Sept. 20 and 26, three sightings of a gray wolf with a purple collar in northern Ventura County have been reported to Fish & Wildlife, whose staff confirmed recent wolf tracks in the vicinity.
Some In-Person Voting Problems Reported In LA, Ventura CountiesElections officials in Los Angeles and Ventura counties say voting is moving forward smoothly Monday, despite reports of problems for people voting in person over the weekend.
Britney Spears Will Not Face Charges For Altercation With Employee, According to Ventura County DA's OfficeSpears, who has been embroiled in a conservatorship case for months, was under investigation for possibly striking one of her employees at her home.
10 Southern California Ecological Reserves Among 33 To Be Closed Through Sept. 17Ten ecological reserves in Southern California near the state's national forests will be closed through Sept. 17.
Indoor Mask Mandate Back In Effect Throughout Ventura CountyAs of Monday, businesses and other public facilities throughout the county must comply with the reimposed mask mandate, which is scheduled to remain in effect until at least Sept. 19. Ventura County Public Health’s updated health order went into effect this weekend.
20 Detained After Panga Boat Suspected Of Being Part Of Human Smuggling Operation Lands In MalibuA state park ranger first spotted a panga boat trying to come ashore at Pacific Coast Highway near Thornhill Broome Beach just before 8 a.m.
LAPD Officer Suspended After Resisting Arrest By Ventura County DeputiesAn officer with the Los Angeles Police Department has been suspended and stripped of his police powers after he resisted arrest.
Sheriff: Joshua Chimarusti Arrested For Firing Shots At Ventura County Firehawk HelicopterJoshua James Chimarusti, 44, was arrested last Thursday morning on several charges in connection with shots fired at the crew of Ventura County Firehawk Copter 4 the previous night.
Ventura County Health Officials 'Strongly Recommend' Indoor Masking -- But Stop Short Of Issuing Mask MandateVentura County residents were urged to wear masks indoors in settings like grocery or retail stores, theaters, and family entertainment centers, while businesses were asked to expect universal masking for customers entering the indoor areas of their businesses to protect themselves and the business’ employees.
Charlotte Dipaolo, 40, Of Camarillo Arrested For Solicitation Of Minor To Sell DrugsA Camarillo woman, 40-year-old Charlotte Dipaolo, was arrested Friday, June 25, by investigators at the Ventura County Pharmaceutical Crimes Unit for possession of a controlled substance and solicitation of a minor to sell drugs, among other charges.
5 Arrested, Drugs Seized After Investigation Into Mexico-Based Drug Trafficking Operation Targeting Ventura CountyFive people have been arrested and a large cache of methamphetamine, cocaine and heroin have been seized after a 5-month investigation into drug trafficking in Ventura County.
New Chinook Heli-Tankers Available To Firefighters In LA, Orange And Ventura Counties As Wildfire Danger IncreasesFirefighters now have three new Chinook Heli-Tankers to help them quickly respond to fires in Orange, LA, and Ventura Counties.
Ventura County Could Enter Yellow Tier On June 2The county’s adjusted case rates have dropped to 1.5 new cases per 100,000 people, from 2.4, and the overall test positivity rate has dropped from 1% to .7%, according to Ventura County public health officials.