Ventura County Newswire

Ventura County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Ventura County, CA.

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  1. Man's body found on center median of LA area freewayRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    The California Highway Patrol says a man's body has been found on the center median of U.S. 101 in southeastern Ventura County.

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  2. Man's body found on center median of LA-area freewayRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    The California Highway Patrol says a man's body has been found on the center median of U.S. 101 in southeastern Ventura County.

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  3. Gold Coast Transit District Awards Contract for Construction of New FacilityRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Mass Transit

    ... Manager Steve Brown. "Building this new facility is critically needed in order for transit services in Ventura County to be expanded and sustained into the future." GCTD's maintenance and operations offices, along with its fleet of 56 buses, are ...

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  4. California Man Sentenced in Foreclosure Fraud CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | National Mortgage News

    A Canyon Lake, Calif., man has been sentenced to jail for his part in a fraudulent real estate foreclosure rescue business, the Ventura County District Attorney's Office said Friday. In December, Iturra pleaded guilty to two felony counts of foreclosure consultant fraud and three counts of felony grand theft.

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  5. Screening for colon cancer at home?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KSFY

    ... the physician make it a lot easier on getting the patient screened," said Conroy. Dr. Karen Simon with Ventura County Gastroenterology in California was an investigator for Cologuard's clinical study. She explains what happens if the test comes back ...

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  6. Judy Foreman: One Year In, Jennie Reiter Sees an Even Brighter Future for BlankaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Noozhawk

    With expansion plans underway and on the horizon, Montecito women's boutique plans Feb. 24 anniversary party to celebrate with customers and community Jennie Reiter, left, opened her Blanka women's boutique last winter, and the store has become a popular - and comfortable - destination for her customers. "We feel so blessed to be part of this amazing community in Montecito," she says.

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  7. Ag Career Day draws about 500 students with an interest in agricultureRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Santa Paula Times

    Students lined up at the various exhibitors at Friday's Ag Career Fair including the booth offering information on programs offered at Cal Poly as well as future and present career opportunities at diverse agricultural companies. Photos by Mike Johnson Rancher Logan Hardison, Anne Thille of Food Share and Charles Law of Progressive Land Management were among the attendees and vendors at Friday's Ag Career Fair held at the Agricultural Museum of Ventura County.

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  8. 1 Billion Rising: Crowd vows to 'Break the Chain' of violence, sexual abuseRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Santa Paula Times

    ... out of Our Lady of Guadalupe Church offering counseling, referrals and other services working with the Ventura County Public Health Care Agency. Meetings involving children are held at First 5. 'Cultural intimidation' to not discuss such things is ...

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  9. SPPD: Public asked to help in finding shooter in 7th Street confrontationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Santa Paula Times

    ... is encouraged to contact SPPD Detective Shane Norwood, (805) 525-4474 x 287 or at [email protected] Ventura County Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest and criminal complaint against the person(s) ...

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  10. Positivity: Rookie 911 Dispatcher Meets Baby She Calmly Helped Deliver Over the PhoneRead the original story

    Yesterday | BizzyBlog.com

    Katie Farber had only worked seven shifts at California's Ventura County Fire Department, but she knew exactly what to do when a nervous dad called for help. "Tell her to push with each contraction, with a deep breath in between," Farber told dad Supreme Dow.

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  11. Scott Baio's Alleged Attacker Skates ... Trump Factor?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TMZ.com

    Scott Baio 's not getting the justice he wanted -- the wife of the Red Hot Chili Peppers' drummer will not be charged for physically attacking him ... and Donald Trump may have played a factor in the decision. The Ventura County D.A.'s office rejected the case against Chad Smith 's wife, Nancy Mack ... they say because the assault just wasn't that bad.

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  12. California Residents In Oroville Are Displaced Due To Oroville Dam's Damaged SpillwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... we'll have a house to return to", Ramirez said before leaving with her 16-year-old and 10-year-old. Parts of Ventura County saw totals of more than 6 inches. Almost 200,000 people downstream from the dam were ordered to evacuate after authorities ...

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  13. California storm death toll rises to 5 as rain pummels Bay AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | UPI

    The death toll in the recent powerful California rainstorms rose to five as the weather system moved to pummel the northern portion of the state. In Thousands Oaks, rescuers discovered the body of a man in his 20s who was swept away by floodwaters, the Ventura County Sheriff's Office said Saturday.

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  14. Despite Rise in Costs, CA City Considers Merger with County FDRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | FireHouse.com

    Feb. 18--Santa Paula city officials continue to explore joining the Ventura County Fire Department, a move that could cost significantly more for taxpayers in the long term. Under the proposed change, the city would disband its department, formed in 1903, and join the fire district.

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  15. Audio of Harrison Ford's close call with a passenger plane releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... landing on a California golf course. In 1999, Ford crash-landed a helicopter during a flight lesson in Ventura County, California, while the following year his six-seater Beechcraft Bonanza aircraft scraped the runway while coming in for emergency ...

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  16. Body Found in Creek After Being Swept Away by Swift WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NBC Los Angeles

    The Ventura County Sheriff's Department found a man's body in a remote area of the Arroyo Conejo Creek in Thousands Oaks on Saturday morning. The person was swept away by swift water during Friday's historic storms, officials said.

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  17. Police rescue three from Santa Ana riverbed, find one drowning victim in Thousand OaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Los Angeles Times

    ... men on Friday afternoon who had to scramble to higher ground when water began filling up the arroyo, said Ventura County Sheriff's Det. Tim Lohman. Someone near the tennis courts in the park above the arroyo saw the men and called police around 2:45 ...

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  18. 2 dead as storm rips through Southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Evacuations have been recommended at hundreds of homes in the city of Duarte, in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains east of Los Angeles, and in parts of Camarillo Springs in Ventura County. The National Weather Service said it could end up being the strongest storm to hit Southern California since January 1995.

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  19. Lompoc Family YMCARead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Edhat

    Lompoc Family YMCA staff and board members, along with staff from Lompoc Valley Chamber of Commerce & Visitor's Bureau, City of Lompoc and Lompoc Valley Medical Center cut the ribbon on the Y's new wellness room. The Lompoc Family YMCA opened its new wellness room with a ribbon cutting ceremony held January 31. The wellness room will serve as an extension of the fitness room and will have free weights.

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  20. Four dead as powerful storm hits southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Al Jazeera

    Strong winds also caused hundreds of thousands of homes to lose power across Los Angeles, Ventura and Santa Barbara counties. As this current storm moves inland, southern California will be seeing a break from the rain and flooding later this weekend.

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