Public Safety
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MADD Recognizes Deputies, Law Enforcement

| 5:03 PM

The San Diego chapter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) honored eight sheriff’s deputies, San Diego County Probation Chief Mack Jenkins, and Deputy District Attorney Jodi Breton for their commitment to keeping drunk drivers off the roads.

Agriculture

Supervisors: Keep Working on Eye-gnat Ordinance

| 8:49 PM

County supervisors directed their environmental health staff Wednesday to keep working to create an ordinance that would give the County power to deal with eye-gnat pests that have troubled residents in Jacumba and Escondido.

Health
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Whooping Cough Still Active in Schools

| 5:16 PM

A student at a Rancho Peñasquitos private school was diagnosed with pertussis, also known as whooping cough, County Health and Human Services Agency officials said today.