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San Diego's Forests Face Possible Extinction

San Diego's Forests Face Possible Extinction

Sept. 28
By Ingrid Lobet / inewsource

The county's forests have provided shade, shelter and a connection to nature for thousands of years. But fire suppression, severe drought, insects and increasing carbon dioxide have put them under intense pressure, and they could disappear.

Infrastructure That Supports Response To 911 Calls Is Getting An Up...

Infrastructure That Supports Response To 911 Calls Is Getting An Upgrade

Sept. 27
By Brooke Ruth, Alison St John

The update will allow the system to accommodate more users in a disaster and improve coverage.

Same-Day Voter Registration Will Be Available In 2017

Same-Day Voter Registration Will Be Available In 2017

Sept. 27
By Brooke Ruth, Alison St John

Starting next year, California residents will be able to register to vote on election day.

Stadium Foes, Chargers Stick To Game Plans As Measure C Goes To Voters

Stadium Foes, Chargers Stick To Game Plans As Measure C Goes To Voters

Sept. 27
By Erik Anderson

Team officials are hoping voters will approve plans for a nearly $2 billion stadium and convention center project at the polls in November.

Film Explores Life And Work Of Latino Activist Willie Velasquez

Film Explores Life And Work Of Latino Activist Willie Velasquez

Sept. 27
By Marissa Cabrera, Alison St John

"Willie Velasquez: Your Vote Is Your Voice" airs on KPBS television Monday, October 3 at 9 p.m.

Who Got What They Wanted From The First Clinton-Trump Debate?

Who Got What They Wanted From The First Clinton-Trump Debate?

Sept. 27
Ron Elving / NPR

On this occasion, the often dour Clinton gave way to beaming smiles and occasional chuckles. Trump had just one salient objective — to project a calm and presidential air — yet struggled with it.

First Person: Why I Became A Police Officer

First Person: Why I Became A Police Officer

Sept. 26
By Marissa Cabrera

Kofi Agyeman, 30, shares his experience as a young black police officer in San Diego County.

Black History Finds Home On National Mall With New Museum

Black History Finds Home On National Mall With New Museum

Sept. 26
By Associated Press

Black history officially has a new, prominent place in America's story.

6 Presidential Debate Viewing Parties In San Diego

6 Presidential Debate Viewing Parties In San Diego

Sept. 26
By City News Service

From San Diego State University to a Hillcrest bar, several spots in the city have organized gatherings for the highly anticipated matchup between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

Scripps Health Inaugurates Emergency And Trauma Center

Scripps Health Inaugurates Emergency And Trauma Center

Sept. 23
By City News Service

The $33 million Barbey Family Emergency and Trauma Center will go into operation on Monday at the Scripps Memorial Hospital campus.