Public Safety

Earthquake Early Warning Tested in San Diego County

| 4:16 PM

At 11 a.m. Thursday, cellphones across San Diego County started sounding off with a loud tone used for emergency alerts. It was part of a test of the California Earthquake Early Warning System, also known as ShakeAlert.

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County Residents Encouraged to Get Tested, Treated for HIV

| 8:43 AM

June 27 is National HIV Testing Day, and County health officials are encouraging people to get tested and to ask their doctor about getting pre-exposure prophylaxis or PrEP to prevent them from getting the virus.