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  1. Details emerge on Metrolink crash; Engineer had 42 years on the jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    (Source: Ventura County Star, February 26, 2015) OXNARD, Calif. - The engineer on the commuter train that crashed in Oxnard this week has 42 years of experience and is first on Metrolink's seniority list, officials said. Full story: Ventura County Star

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  2. Driver freed without charges in California train crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KFI

    ... accidents in the last seven years at the crossing, including one that killed two people in a car last year. Ventura County District Attorney Gregory D. Totten said no charges would immediately be filed. Totten said, however, that the Oxnard Police ...

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  3. Final 3 miles of PCH mudslide area to reopen Friday afternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | LA Daily News

    MALIBU >> After a two-month cleanup, authorities are ready to reopen the final three miles of Pacific Coast Highway near Malibu that were inundated with mud and rocks during December storms. Nine miles of PCH in Ventura and Los Angeles counties were buried under as much as 6 feet of debris in some places from hillsides that slid because of storms in early December.

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  4. Pacific Coast Highway mudslide areas to reopenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Fresno Bee

    Nine miles of PCH in Ventura and Los Angeles counties were buried under as much as 6 feet of debris in some places from hillsides that slid because of storms in early December. A 2013 fire had left the hills barren of vegetation.

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  5. CMHS debuts Camarillo unit in countywide expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Pacific Business Times

    The Santa Rosa Health Center is the Ventura County health system's newest location in a countywide network that includes 11 other offices. Community Memorial Health System's newest facility, the Santa Rosa Health Center, at 5800 Santa Rosa Road in Camarillo.

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  6. Camarillo skin care firm is Ventura County's second B Corp.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Pacific Business Times

    ... a result. The company recently received Benefit Corp. certification, making it just one of two businesses in Ventura County - the other is Patagonia - to join the national network of certified B Corps., which seek to put social objectives before ...

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  7. Editorial: First responders earn praise for Oxnard effortRead the original story

    Friday | Pacific Business Times

    While Ventura County's spending on critical infrastructure has been woefully lacking in recent years, its spending on emergency services and health care has been up to par. While the final reports are not yet in on the Feb. 24 Metrolink crash in Oxnard, it would appear that, once again, Ventura County's first responders have turned in a first-rate performance.

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  8. Produce Truck Driver in Metrolink Crash ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Patch.com

    KTLA r eported Thursday night that the driver of the produce truck that stalled on the train tracks in Oxnard Tuesday, sparking a crash that injured some 28 people, was released from custody, with no charges filed. The district attorney for Ventura County -- Gregory Totten released a statement explaining his office would not file charges at this time.

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  9. Prosecutors back off charges in California train crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Yahoo!

    ... whether drugs and alcohol were a factor. He was scheduled for an initial court appearance on Thursday. But Ventura County Prosecutors, in announcing that no charges would be filed against the driver for now, said the investigation was complex and ...

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  10. Amanda Bynes' DUI Dismissed, Conservatorship ExtendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Cape Cod Times

    On Tuesday, a Ventura County, Calif., judge dismissed her DUI case stemming from September and extended her conservatorship until a June 23 hearing, People r eports. The 28-year-old's parents currently have control over her finances and medical needs.

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  11. No charges for truck driver in California train wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CNews

    A driver whose vehicle was struck by a Southern California commuter train, triggering a wreck in which 50 people were hurt, will not be charged at this time in connection with the derailment, Ventura County prosecutors said on Thursday. Prosecutors said they would await more investigative findings before making a final decision on whether to charge Jose Alejandro Sanchez-Ramirez, 54, in connection with Tuesday's crash in Oxnard, about 45 miles northwest of Los Angeles.

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  12. Truck driver involved in Calif. train derailment not chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New York Daily News

    ... 54, was set to make his first court appearance on suspicion of felony hit-and-run with injuries. Ventura County District Attorney Gregory D. Totten cited the complexity of the investigation into Tuesday's derailment and the various local and federal ...

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  13. No immediate charges for truck driver in Oxnard Metrolink crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Pasadena Star-News

    No charges will be immediately filed against the driver of this truck, which was stopped on the tracks Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, in Oxnard when a Metrolink train struck it and derailed, injuring dozens. OXNARD >> A decision on whether charges should be brought against a truck driver involved in a crash that derailed a California commuter train will not be made until the investigation is complete, Ventura County's top prosecutor said Thursday.

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  14. DA: No immediate charges in California train crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hawk Eye

    Prosecutors say no charges will be immediately filed against the truck driver involved in the crash that derailed a Ca ... AP Photo/Johnny Corona A firefighter crawls out of a passenger train car at the scene of a Metrolink accident, Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, in Oxnard, Calif. Three cars of a Southern California Metrolink commuter train have derailed and tumbled onto their sides after a collision with a truck on tracks in Ventura County, northwest of Los Angeles.

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  15. Final Three-mile Stretch of PCH to Reopen Friday AfternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Patch.com

    The final stretch of Pacific Coast Highway north of Malibu that was closed in early December due to storm-driven mud and rock slides will reopen tomorrow, clearing the path for motorists traveling between Los Angeles and Ventura counties. A nine-mile stretch of PCH between Las Posas and Yerba Buena roads was closed after the December slides, which left the road buried under 4-6 feet of mud and rocks.

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  16. Metrolink derailment: No charges filed against truck driver for nowRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... was hit by a Metrolink train in Oxnard this week, opting to wait for the completion of the investigation. Ventura County Dist. Atty. Gregory Totten said the ongoing investigation was "complex" and he would wait until it is finished before making a ...

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  17. LA Train Crash Trucker Not ChargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | NBC Bay Area

    ... resulting in a crash that injured nearly 30 people, will not face charges at this time, according to the Ventura County District Attorney's office. The announcement came Thursday when Jose Alejandro Sanchez Ramirez, 54, of Yuma, Arizona, was ...

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  18. Amanda Bynes On The Road To Normalcy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | WebProNews

    ... and was caught wandering around aimlessly and weirdly several times. During a closed discussion on Tuesday, a Ventura County, California judge extended Amanda Bynes' conservatorship order, which gave her parent's control over her finances and ...

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  19. No charges for driver in California train wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | AlertNet

    A driver whose vehicle was struck by a Southern California commuter train, triggering a wreck in which 50 people were hurt, will not be charged at this time in connection with the derailment, Ventura County prosecutors said on Thursday. Prosecutors said they would await more investigative findings before making a final decision on whether to charge Jose Alejandro Sanchez-Ramirez, 54, in connection with Tuesday's crash in Oxnard, about 45 miles northwest of Los Angeles.

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  20. Pacific Coast Highway north of Malibu reopening Friday after mud and rock cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Daily Breeze

    The final stretch of Pacific Coast Highway north of Malibu that was closed in early December due to storm-driven mud and rock slides will reopen Friday, Feb. 27, clearing the path for motorists traveling between Los Angeles and Ventura counties. A nine-mile stretch of PCH between Las Posas and Yerba Buena roads was closed after the December slides, which left the road buried under 4-6 feet of mud and rocks.

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