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Tease photo for Volunteers Pick Up Fourth Of July Trash Left On San Diego Beaches

Volunteers Pick Up Fourth Of July Trash Left On San Diego Beaches

July 5
By City News Service

Volunteers with three environmental groups Tuesday picked up more than 1,100 pounds of trash left on San Diego beaches over the three-day holiday weekend.

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PolitiFact: Did The Governator Protect More Land Than Any California Governor In History?

July 5
By Chris Nichols / Capital Public Radio

A top official with the USC Schwarzenegger Institute for State and Global Policy said when Arnold Schwarzenegger was governor he "preserved more land than any other gubernatorial administration in California’s history." PolitiFact checks the claim.

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Reopening Of San Onofre Settlement Set For This Week

July 5
By Amita Sharma

The California Public Utilities Commission will take another look at the deal in light of revelations about a secret 2013 meeting where a Southern California Edison executive and Michael Peevey, then the head of the CPUC, discussed terms that nearly matched the final settlement.

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Ocean Beach Pier Celebrates 50th Birthday

July 4
By Steve Walsh

The Ocean Beach Municipal Pier is 50 years old this month. A celebration over the weekend marked the July 2, 1966, dedication.

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California Drought Update: There's Good News, And Bad

July 4
By David Wagner

While the level of statewide drought has been improving, La Niña predictions suggest California could be in for even more dryness later this year.

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Swimmer Rescued By Helicopter At Sunset Cliffs

July 4
By City News Service

A swimmer who was trying to get out of the ocean at Sunset Cliffs slipped and fell on the rocks and was rescued by a San Diego Fire-Rescue helicopter Monday.

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San Diego Beaches Busy Over Fourth Of July Weekend

July 4
By City News Service

The second day of the Fourth of July holiday weekend was even busier than the first on San Diego beaches.

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Scientists Say Climate Change Damaging National Parks

July 4
By Tom Fudge, Michael Lipkin

As the National Park Service celebrates its 100th anniversary this year, officials are warning that climate change's impacts are threatening the future of national parks across the country.

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Potentially Dangerous Rip Currents May Persist Into Fourth Of July Weekend

July 1
By City News Service

Beachgoers were advised to obey posted warning signs, use caution around the water and always swim near a lifeguard.

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North Park Offers Early Test Of Climate Action Plan

June 30
By Andrew Bowen

North Park is one of the San Diego neighborhoods targeted for transit-oriented development. But will proposed changes to the area's future growth plans be enough to meet the city's ambitious goals of cutting greenhouse gas emissions?