skip to main content

Listen

Read

Watch

Schedules

Programs

Events

Give

Account

Donation Heart Ribbon
Midday Edition banner

Midday Edition

Marijuana Legalization Takes Root In San Diego Courts

Marijuana Legalization Takes Root In San Diego Courts

Dec. 8
By Andrew Bowen

It's only been a month since voters legalized marijuana, but dozens of people are already seeing reduced sentences for marijuana crimes. Hundreds and potentially thousands more could see their criminal records changed.

San Diego County Prepares For Holiday Drunk Driving

Dec. 8
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Michael Lipkin
San Diego County Prepares For Holiday Drunk Driving

San Diego County prosecutors are readying for an anticipated spike in drunk driving during the holidays. Traffic deaths slightly increased over the Thanksgiving weekend.

A New Mother's Dilemma: For Some, Help With Breast-Feeding Isn't Always There

Dec. 8
By Kenny Goldberg
A New Mother's Dilemma: For Some, Help With Breast-Feeding Isn't Always There

Breast-feeding rates in the U.S. fall short of federal goals, especially among African-American and Latina women. Some experts believe these disparities are due more to socioeconomic factors than race.

San Diego Climate Scientists Strive To Better Impact Public Policy

San Diego Climate Scientists Strive To Better Impact Public Policy

Dec. 8
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Michael Lipkin

Researchers are expanding their understanding of the natural world all the time. But do those breakthroughs filter down to the policies that dictate how we handle our natural resources?

Famed Animator Ron Campbell Brings Art Show To San Diego

Famed Animator Ron Campbell Brings Art Show To San Diego

Dec. 8
By Marissa Cabrera, Maureen Cavanaugh

He will be painting, exhibiting and talking cartoons during his “Beatles Cartoon Pop Art Show” this weekend.

Imperial Valley Water Officials Set Ultimatum To Protect Salton Sea

Imperial Valley Water Officials Set Ultimatum To Protect Salton Sea

Dec. 6
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Brooke Ruth

The Imperial Irrigation District is demanding that the state have a 10-year plan for the management of the Salton Sea by the end of the year or it will not agree to a proposed Colorado River drought deal.

New Book Profiles Remarkable San Diego County Women

New Book Profiles Remarkable San Diego County Women

Dec. 7
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Brooke Ruth

Belle Benchley, the first female zoo director and Bertha Pendleton, the first woman and first African American San Diego school superintendent, are among the 28 women whose stories are told.

San Diego Councilwoman Marti Emerald Reflects On Her Time At City Hall

San Diego Councilwoman Marti Emerald Reflects On Her Time At City Hall

Dec. 7
By Marissa Cabrera, Maureen Cavanaugh

Emerald was elected to the council in 2008. The beginning of her time in office coincided with the Great Recession. She also changed districts and dealt with the resignation of former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner.

Learning About The History Of Pearl Harbor Through Comics

Learning About The History Of Pearl Harbor Through Comics

Dec. 7
By Marissa Cabrera, Maureen Cavanaugh

“Pearl Harbor And The Day of Infamy” is a 24-page comic book by historian Jay Wertz being released Wednesday to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor.

CA Lawmakers Prep To Safeguard Databases With Info On Immigrants He...

CA Lawmakers Prep To Safeguard Databases With Info On Immigrants Here Illegally

Dec. 7
Elizabeth Aguilera / CALmatters

They say they'll block access if the Trump administration tries to identify immigrants here illegally using state data.

Older Stories ›