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  1. Imperial Beach Shoreline Closed Due to Water ContaminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 8 | NBC San Diego

    According to the County of San Diego Department of Environmental Health, sewage contaminated runoff has been entering the Tijuana Estuary from the Tijuana River after the recent rainfall.

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  2. Suspect in Standoff with CVPD, SWAT After Multiple RobberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 5 | NBC San Diego

    A robbery suspect is believed to be hiding in an Imperial Beach home, prompting a standoff with police and SWAT. Chula Vista Police officers have surrounded a home on the 1600 block of Donax Avenue.

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  3. 'Speedo Diplomacy': Cross-Border Swim for MigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 5 | NBC San Diego

    A group of 12 swimmers took part in a four hour swim from Imperial Beach Pier to Las Playas de Tijuana to raise awareness for the Colibri Center for Human Rights. A group of 12 international swimmers cross the U.S. Mexican border from Imperial Beach Pier to Las Playas de Tijuana in an effort to raise awareness for the Colibri Center for Human Rights.

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  4. Car Plows Through Border Fence After a Wrong Turn in MexicoRead the original story

    Tuesday May 2 | NBC San Diego

    NBC 7's Megan Tevrizian spoke to a border agent who says despite its appearance, the area of the border fence where the crash happened is highly secure and routinely patrolled. An SUV flew over the U.S.-Mexico border Tuesday morning, flipping on its side and damaging part of the border fence.

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  5. Timeline of Events in Killing of Jake MerendinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | NBC San Diego

    Here is a collection of key dates and times in the killing of Jake Merendino and the investigation into the role of David Enrique Meza and his girlfriend, Taylor Marie Langston in the killing. February 24, 2017 - Langston entered a plea agreement with federal officials regarding her case.

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  6. New Imperial Beach Library OpensRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | NBC San Diego

    With a ribbon cutting ceremony that included library souvenirs for visitors, local leaders, including County Supervisor Greg Cox, Imperial Beach Mayor Serge Dedina, and County Library Director Migell Acosta, proudly opened the new Imperial Beach Library at 810 Imperial Beach Blvd. It's almost here! The Grand Opening of the Imperial Beach County Branch Library is 11:30 Saturday. See you there.

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  7. 28M to 256M Gallons of Sewage May Have Spilled in IB: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | NBC San Diego

    An update on the huge sewage spill in Imperial Beach indicates that at least 28 million gallons of sewage spilled into the Tijuana river but that number could be as high as 256 million gallons. NBC 7's Megan Tevrizian explains.

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  8. SD Mayor, Local Leaders to Attend Mexico City ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2017 | NBC San Diego

    Local leaders are heading to Mexico City to discuss the more than 200 million gallons of sewage that spilled into the Tijuana River, contaminating Imperial Beach's waters last month. Nearly 90 local government officials and business leaders will participate in the conference to strengthen ties between the U.S. and Mexico this weekend.

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  9. Closure Lifted for Imperial Beach Shoreline Following SpillRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | NBC San Diego

    The Department of Environmental Health has lifted a water contact closure for the Imperial Beach shoreline following the recent Tijuana River sewage spill. Last month , millions of gallons of raw sewage spilled in Tijuana and leaked into the Imperial Beach region, making the river and parts of the coast unsafe.

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  10. Former IB Mayor's Idea Regarding Tijuana River Sewage SpillRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | NBC San Diego

    In 1980, Bilbray was the town's mayor and was fighting a pollution battle of his own in the same region as last month's massive spill: the Tijuana River. "We went down with skiploaders and announced to them that we're going to dam up the Tijuana River and back the sewage up," Bilbray said.

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  11. Tijuana River Sewage Spill Damage at 200M Gallons: PetersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | NBC San Diego

    Congressman Peters told reporters the EPA's estimate of raw sewage had risen from 143 million gallons to more than 200 million gallons in a new estimate. U.S. Rep. Scott Peters got a first-hand look at the extensive damage from the Tijuana River sewage spill, which has contaminated water in the San Diego area .

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  12. IB Residents Write Congressional Leaders About Sewage SpillRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2017 | NBC San Diego

    NBC 7's Alex Presha reports. Nearly 200 people gathered in Imperial Beach Sunday to put pen to paper and demand congressional action on pollution at the area's beaches.

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  13. Safe to Drink?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | NBC San Diego

    Illegal drugs valued at more than $1 million were seized from a self-storage unit in Chula Vista Tuesday, U.S. Customs and Border Protection employees said. Authorities have arrested a suspect for bomb threats to the Anti-Defamation League and some other Jewish facilities around the country.

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  14. Mayor Wants Probe In IB Sewage SpillRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | NBC San Diego

    "This by far was the worst sewage spill in over a decade, if not ever," said Imperial Beach Mayor Serge Dedina. A community meeting was planned Thursday night to discuss a sewage spill from the Tijuana River area that has contaminated the waters off the coast of Imperial Beach.

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  15. Man Clings to Trees in Swollen San Diego RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | NBC San Diego

    NBC 7 Photojournalist Elroy Spatcher captured this video of a rescue on the San Diego River which was expected to reach its third highest level overnight. The man was screaming and hanging on to a tree when crews reached him by raft just before midnight.

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  16. 143M Gallons of Raw Sewage Slowly Leak Into Tijuana RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | NBC San Diego

    Millions of gallons of sewage spilled into the Tijuana River from Mexico. The mayor called it a 'tsunami of sewage,' and the worst sewage spill in over a decade.

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  17. Silver Strand Shoreline Closure LiftedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | NBC San Diego

    Following recent Tijuana River sewage impacts, the closure for Silver Strand Shoreline has been lifted after tests reveal the water quality along the shoreline meets state health standards. The Department of Environmental Health has confirmed that the quality of the water at the shoreline is safe for the public.

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  18. Imperial Beach Pier Could Get a New LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | NBC San Diego

    City leaders and residents gathered at a meeting in City Hall Monday night to discuss redevelopment plans to polish up the Imperial Beach Pier. "I surfed there and life-guarded there, so I have a long history at the pier," said Mayor Serge Dedina.

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  19. Water Contact Closures Lifted at IB, Silver Strand, CoronadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | NBC San Diego

    Water contact closures issued for Imperial Beach and the Silver Strand and Coronado shorelines have been lifted, the Department of Environmental Health announced Friday. The closures were lifted after water quality testing by the DEH confirmed contaminated runoff from the Tijuana River is no longer affecting the beaches.

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  20. Local Non-Profit Turns River Trash Into ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | NBC San Diego

    One local organization is turning trash from recent storms in San Diego into art and showcasing it at Imperial Beach. "We have heavy flows of scrap tires, of single use plastics and foam, plastic bottles, the truth is that more than 70 percent of the material that's found in the river, we can re-purpose," explained co-founder of 4Walls International Steven Wright.

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