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1985 Normal Heights Fire Prompted San Diego Education, Prevention Programs

June 30
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Midday Edition looks back at 1985 and the Normal Heights fire that destroyed 76 homes and damaged another 57. The fire prompted San Diego leaders to establish several initiative and improve water pressure in the mid-city area.

San Diego Transgender Teen Shares Struggle With Gender Identity

June 29
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As part of a series of interviews on KPBS Midday Edition about gender identity issues, 14-year old Sam Moehlig of Rancho Bernardo talks about what it's like to grow up transgender in San Diego.

Supreme Court Upholds Independent Redistricting Commissions

June 29
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In a closely watched case, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of an Arizona commission that forms the state's electoral districts. The ruling validates efforts in California and other states that use these groups to prevent gerrymandering.

Carlsbad Desalination Plant's Pipeline Now Complete

June 29
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Poseidon Water, the builder of the plant, and the water authority announced that the last 54-inch diameter section was dropped into place in Macario Canyon in Carlsbad. The section was the 2,177th of the pipeline, which runs between Carlsbad and San Marcos.

Food Fables: Investigating San Diego Restaurants Claims of Farm-to-Table Products

June 29
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A San Diego Magazine investigation uncovers how local eateries may be claiming they're using locally grown food in their farm-to-table menus, but instead they're lying about where the food comes from.

Roundtable: Same-Sex Marriage, Health Care, California Budget

June 26
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The Supreme Court's ruling on same-sex marriage is historic. The decision on the Affordable Care Act is significant. The California budget for fiscal 2016 — on time and not contentious — may be both.

School Is Out But Hunger Lingers For Some San Diego Kids

June 25
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For students who rely on school lunch meals, having enough to eat during summer break can be challenging.

Ideas to Keep San Diego Students Off The 'Summer Slide'

June 24
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School might be out for summer but learning doesn't have to take a break. Educators share ideas on mind-stimulating activities that will keep kids sharp for fall on Midday Edition.

San Diego County Joins Binational Effort To Prevent, Control Tuberculosis

June 24
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A collaborative effort between San Diego County, Imperial County and the state of Baja California will focus on identifying, treating and preventing the spread of tuberculosis on both sides of the border.

California's New Paid Sick Leave Law Goes Into Effect July 1

June 24
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About 6.5 million workers in California are expected to benefit from a new paid sick leave law authored by a San Diego lawmaker.