SAN DIEGO (CNS) - The San Diego County Board of Supervisors Wednesday will receive expert opinions on the state of the region's water supply.
Gary Arant of the Valley Center Municipal Water District; Darrell Gentry of the Vallecitos Water District; Scott Maloni of Poseidon Resources, which is developing a desalination plant in Carlsbad; and Dr. Daniel Tartakovsky, an associate professor at UC San Diego who studies groundwater, will be part of a panel discussion on water.
Drought conditions and a court-imposed reduction in imports from Northern California have forced cutbacks to consumers in recent years.
However, last month's storms raised area reservoirs and increased the snowpack in the Sierra Nevada Mountains.
The San Diego Gulls will try to extend a three-game winning streak when they resume their four-game homestand Friday following Saturday night's 5-4 victory over the Bakersfield Condors.
A 45-year-old man is expected to survive gunshot wounds suffered during a shooting by a gunman at a liquor store in the Mountain View community of San Diego, a police officer said Sunday.
All southbound lanes of Interstate 5 will be closed from 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m. starting Sunday night and continuing through Oct. 25, according to the San Diego Association of Governments.
A Mexican fishing boat caught fire and burned 30 miles south of San Diego, and while 15 people were rescued by a U.S.- flagged vessel, three people remained missing Sunday.
A blessing. That is exactly what Kelly Muno is calling what happened to her son, a former San Diego State University baseball star, on Friday afternoon.
San Diego State has suspended one of its fraternities, the university announced in a statement late Friday.
Gun owners had the chance to trade in unwanted firearms for gift cards or skateboards on Saturday, no questions asked, at a gun "buy back" event in southeastern San Diego.
Warm and dry conditions are expected to last through Saturday. Gusty northeast winds in the mountains and valleys are expected to increase the risk of fire danger in the region.
The University of Southern California will pay $215 million in an "agreement in principle" to patients treated by Dr. George Tyndall, a campus gynecologist who has been accused of sexual assault by hundreds of women.