Infection Rates On The Rise As Southern Californians Increasingly Neglect Social Distancing, Wearing Face MasksThe continuing rise in coronavirus infections could put a halt to reopening plans in one Southern California county, while a debate about wearing face masks rages in another.
5 Blocks Of Historic Downtown Ventura Closed To Car Traffic For Next Month To Help People Keep Their DistanceBarricades will block off traffic along four blocks on Main Street, between Fir and Palm Streets, and one block of California Street, between Santa Clara and Poli Streets.
Police Investigate Video Of Truck Driving Through Ventura ProtestersPolice are asking anyone who witnessed the incident to come forward.
Firefighters Gain Ground On Lime, Elizabeth Fires Burning In Ventura CountyAs of 8 a.m. Thursday, the Lime Fire has burned 450 acres and is 20% contained, while the Elizabeth Fire has burned 275 acres and is 70% contained.
Elizabeth Fire Consumes 250-Plus Acres Near VenturaThe Ventura County Fire Department reported that the fire was burning near power lines and spreading at a moderate speed, pushed along by 5-mile-per-hour winds.
Ventura County Apologizes For Spanish-Language Poster Using Produce Crates To Illustrate Social DistancingVentura County had sent out the posters to demonstrate with common items the distance people should maintain to help slow the spread of coronavirus. One English-language version of the poster had used skis to illustrate the distance.
2 Suspects Arrested In Santa Paula For Possession Of MethamphetamineA man and woman were arrested in a Santa Paula traffic stop after police say they found several grams of methamphetamine in their possession.
Ventura Police Investigating Sexual Assault, Homicide On Popular Bike PathPolice said a woman was walking her dog toward Emma Wood State Beach May 5 when a man who had been following the woman sexually assaulted her.
'We're Putting Employees First': Patagonia Forges Own Path In Wake Of Coronavirus PandemicThe company said it hopes to be able to reopen some U.S. stores for appointments by the end of June.
Ventura County Fair Canceled, Board Of Directors Plan To Resume In 2021The Ventura County Fairgrounds Board of Directors voted unanimously to cancel the 2020 Ventura County Fair during an emergency meeting Monday.
Mattress Store Owner Offers Hospital Staff A Place To Rest, Re-Energize Amid Coronavirus CrisisTravis Escalante, owner of American Mattress in Ventura has offered to help during the coronavirus crisis.
Navy Moving Tanks From Ventura To Inland Empire, Garcetti Says National Guard Not Deployed To LAA train with just under 300 military tanks was on the move Wednesday from Ventura to the Inland Empire.
Treacherous Winds, Rain Downs Trees In Ventura, Woodland Hills, LynwoodIn Ventura Harbor, the winds brought down multiple trees and a lamp post.
Second Day Of Quake Swarm Rattles Ventura With 70 Estimated Earthquake EventsFor a second day in a row, a series of small earthquakes Friday jolted Ventura starting in the early morning hours and lasting into mid-afternoon.
Swarm Of Earthquakes Shake Ventura, Neighboring CitiesA magnitude-3.3 earthquake was followed by a 3.4 temblor within minutes about 4 miles west of Ventura at about 5 a.m., according to the U.S. Geological Survey.