Parks and Rec
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VIDEO: Students Give Life To Oakoasis County Preserve

| 9:52 AM

Recently, St. Augustine High School students spent four hours planting trees in an area affected by the 2003 Cedar Fire. For many, it was the first time planting a tree, but they hope their efforts bring back a full forest by 2070. Find more volunteer opportunities at sdparks.org.

Families
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It’s Toys for Tots Time at County Airports

| 2:36 PM

Santa’s sleigh typically touches down on rooftops, not runways, but four County airports want to help you make that happen—and make this holiday happier for local, less fortunate children! All you have to do is drop off a new, unwrapped toy to be Santa to a good girl or boy!

Public Safety
Probation officers organized a Thanksgiving meal for detained girls and their families at the Kearny Mesa Juvenile Detention Facility. They took pictures of each family and gave them a framed keepsake such as this one.

Probation Hosts Thanksgiving for Detained Youth and Families

| 4:39 PM

The holidays can be a difficult time for justice-involved youth and their families when they can’t celebrate at home. But San Diego County Probation strives to keep families together at these times.

Health
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Flu Cases Tick Up, But Still Down Significantly From Last Year

| 2:03 PM

There was an uptick in the number of flu cases reported in San Diego County last week, but the number is within expected levels and total cases are still down significantly from last year at this time. Cases nearly doubled to 113 for the week, compared to 59 reported in the previous week. But that […]

Health
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Tuberculosis Case Reported at Southwestern College

| 1:08 PM

The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) is working with Southwestern College officials to notify people who were possibly exposed to tuberculosis.  The period of exposure is from August 20, 2018 to November 8, 2018. The college will provide no-cost testing to identified students, faculty and staff starting from December 3 to […]