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  1. Santa Anas bring heat, fire danger to Southern CaliforniaRead the original story

    Monday | KTVN Reno

    Gusty Santa Ana winds blew through mountains and valleys of Southern California again Monday, raising temperatures to levels more like summer than winter and increasing the risk of wildfires as humidity levels fell. The National Weather Service issued red flag warnings for fire danger across most of Los Angeles and Ventura counties, while wind warnings and advisories were posted for much of the region's other counties from the Central Coast to San Diego.

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  2. Santa Barbara Motorcyclist Killed in Crash on Highway 33 in Ventura CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Noozhawk

    A 65-year-old Santa Barbara man was killed Sunday in a motorcycle accident on Highway 33 in Ventura County, according to the California Highway Patrol. The victim, whose name was not released pending notification of relatives, was northbound on Highway 33 in the Pine Mountain area at about 11:25 a.m. when his motorcycle left the roadway for unknown reasons, said CHP Officer Victor Varela.

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  3. Santa Anas bring heat, fire danger to Southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Hastings Tribune

    ... records at both sites. On Sunday, the Santa Anas fanned a brush fire that briefly threatened homes in Ventura County near the Spanish Hills Country Club in Camarillo. Winds also spread fire through four large piles of compost at a waste facility in ...

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  4. FOOD Share revels in community spirit, celebrates end of most successful Tackle Hunger campaignRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | PR Log

    VENTURA, Calif. - Feb. 8, 2016 - PRLog -- FOOD Share, Ventura County's food bank and distribution network, scored a huge win for its annual Tackle Hunger campaign.

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  5. Gallery: Rally Cycling training campRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Velonews

    ... e 3 of the Amgen Tour of California in 2015. Photo: Sam Wiebe The women of Rally Cycling rolled by Naval Base Ventura County on their way back from training in the canyons south of Oxnard. Photo: Sam Wiebe

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  6. Journal Media Group Declares Regular Cash Dividend of $0.06 Per ShareRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Freshnews

    ... including the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel , the Naples Daily News , The Commercial Appeal in Memphis, and Ventura County Star in California. Formed in 2015 through a merger of the newspaper operations of The E.W. Scripps Company and Journal ...

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  7. Strong Santa Ana Winds Trigger Red Flag Warning for SouthlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Patch.com

    Much of the Southland --- including valleys, forests and mountains -- was under a red Flag warning Monday because of a mixture of strong Santa Ana winds, low humidity and high temperatures. A red flag warning will be in effect until 6 p.m. Monday in the San Gabriel and Santa Monica mountains in Los Angeles and Ventura counties, the Angeles National Forest in L.A. County; the Los Padres National Forest in Ventura County; L.A. County's San Fernando, Santa Clarita and San Gabriel valleys; and the L.A. coastal zone, which includes beach cities, metropolitan Los Angeles, downtown L.A., and the Hollywood Hills.

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  8. Hot temperatures and high winds hit Southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Press-Telegram

    Much of the Southland --- including valleys, forests and mountains -- was under a red Flag warning today because of a mixture of strong Santa Ana winds, low humidity and high temperatures. A red flag warning will be in effect until 6 tonight in the San Gabriel and Santa Monica mountains in Los Angeles and Ventura counties, the Angeles National Forest in L.A. County; the Los Padres National Forest in Ventura County; L.A. County's San Fernando, Santa Clarita and San Gabriel valleys; and the L.A. coastal zone, which includes beach cities, metropolitan Los Angeles, downtown L.A., and the Hollywood Hills.

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  9. SoCal, brace for more hot temperaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KFI

    ... record-breaking heat. Forecasters say temperatures in the 80s are possible in some areas Monday and Tuesday. Ventura County crews quickly contained a wind-fanned brush fire that briefly threatened homes Sunday near the Spanish Hills Country Club in ...

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  10. Santa Ana Winds Blow Through Southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | NBC San Diego

    A wind advisory was in effect for San Diego County mountains, coastal foothills and inland valleys through 2 p.m. Monday. "The worst of the wind is happening this morning," said NBC 7's Meteorologist Jodi Kodesh.

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  11. Heat, winds bring fire danger to Southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Hastings Tribune

    ... record-breaking heat. Forecasters say temperatures in the 80s are possible in some areas Monday and Tuesday. Ventura County crews quickly contained a wind-fanned brush fire that briefly threatened homes Sunday near the Spanish Hills Country Club in ...

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  12. Warm temperatures, up to 70 mph winds expected in L.A., Ventura countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Los Angeles Times

    A 3-acre brush fire that treated Camarillo homes before firefighters gained control of it Sunday highlights the dangers gusty Santa Ana winds were expected to pose overnight and into Monday, a fire official said. Steve Kuzj reports from Camarillo for the KTLA 5 News at 11 on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016.

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  13. Alleged Thief Gets Stuck in DrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | NBC Washington

    ... was found stuck in a storm drain on Saturday, officials said. The alleged thief was spotted by an off-duty Ventura County sheriff's deputy attempting to steal a vehicle in the 1800 block of Goodvale Road around 5:30 p.m., according to the Los ... 5 comments

  14. Strategies for Defending DUI Cases in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... Andrade Law Offices in Santa Barbara, California, Steven R. Andrade served as a deputy district attorney for Ventura County. He knows firsthand the strategies that prosecutors and defense attorneys employ in handling DUI cases, and he applies that ...

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  15. Small brush fire threatened homes in Southern CaliforniaRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | KTVN Reno

    A dispatcher with the Ventura County Fire Department says the blaze, which broke out Sunday night, spread to 2 acres and came close to homes near the Spanish Hills Country Club in Camarillo. Santa Ana winds and low humidity levels are bringing fire danger to parts of Southern California as unseasonably warm temperatures blanket the region.

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  16. A Marco Rubio Presidency Keeps Hope AliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Townhall

    ... 50 Simple Truths to Transform Your Attitudes and Actions into Results , and long-time columnist for the Ventura County Star. TOWNHALL DAILY: Be the first to read Terry Paulson's column. Sign up today and receive Townhall.com daily lineup delivered ...

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  17. Brush fire in Camarillo threatens structures as Santa Ana winds raise wildfire riskRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Los Angeles Times

    Firefighters in Ventura County were coping with strong winds as they battled a brush fire Sunday night that was threatening buildings. The blaze broke out about 8:15 p.m. in the 1400 block of Avanida De Aprisa in Camarillo, according to the Ventura County Fire Department.

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  18. Smash-and-Grab Robbery at Ben Bridge Jewelry StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | NBC Los Angeles

    ... ay. The two entered the store at 11:45 a.m. in The Oaks shopping center on Hillcrest Drive, according to the Ventura County Sheriff's Department. The men took off in an SUV on Highway 101, officials said. They did not provide descriptions of the men.

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  19. Father, Son Reported Missing While Hiking In Ventura County Safely LocatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | CBS Local

    SIMI VALLEY - A man and his son who were reported missing while hiking in Ventura County have been safely located, officials said Sunday. According to the Ventura County Sheriff's Office, Patrick Gardner, 36, and his son Matthew, 5, were reported missing while in the area of Sycamore Canyon on Saturday.

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  20. 'Spelling It Out Dream Fund' Scholarship Honorees Get Boost to Pursue Their Ultimate DreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Patch.com

    ... last year. "It's what the Dream Fund was designed for. We were ecstatic to read their stories." O'Connor is a Ventura County resident, currently residing in Fillmore . Waldron, 20, is a Temple University student who wrote about his "overall" dream ...

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