Public Safety
This red, three-wheeled walker and wooden cane were found near the train tracks where an unidentified man was struck and killed Tuesday night. The Medical Examiner is asking for the public to contact them if they know the name of the person who owned these items.

Medical Examiner Seeks Public’s Help Identifying John Doe

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The San Diego County Medical Examiner’s Office is seeking the public’s help in identifying an older man who was struck by an Amtrak train last Tuesday night in Oceanside. A red three-wheeled walker and a wooden cane were found nearby and are believed to belong to the man. The man was struck at approximately 7 […]

Parks and Rec
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VIDEO: Helix Flume Trail Opens to the Public

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The County cut the ribbon Thursday for the new Helix Flume Trail in Lakeside, and a group took an inaugural hike on the 0.8-mile path. It may be short in distance, but it’s long on history, with signs that share the story of early water transportation in San Diego. It also features spectacular views of Lake Jennings and […]

Consumer
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Rain Ahead, Free Sandbags Available

| 12:57 PM

Rains, possibly heavy at times, are heading back to San Diego County in the coming days, according to weather officials. Which means it could be a good time to get some free sandbags.

Government
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GALLERY: Couples Queue to Say ‘I Do’ at County Offices

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Happily ever after began on Valentine’s Day for some lucky-in-love couples. More than 200 couples were scheduled to say their “I dos” or pick up wedding licenses at the County’s Assessor/Recorder/County Clerk’s four offices on Tuesday.

Health
Gutierrez with his wife Janice and daughter Mila. Credit: Courtesy Gabe Gutierrez

Love Your Heart ‘Saved My Life’

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He thought he was healthy. Gabe Gutierrez was in his mid-20s and exercised almost daily. He was a vegetarian. But a blood pressure screening at a Love Your Heart event six years ago showed otherwise. His blood pressure was extremely high. “That can’t be right,” thought Gutierrez, who was cajoled by a co-worker into having […]