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Blowing In The Wind? Spending Millions On Disappearing San Diego Beach Sand

Feb. 3
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Much to the dismay of beach lovers, San Diego beaches are not so sandy any more. King tides and El Niño have made them more pebbly than ever. SANDAG has spent millions trying to stem this tide. Is it worth it?

Water Officials Vote To Extend California Drought Emergency

Feb. 3
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State water regulators voted to extend emergency conservation measures because of the drought, even though an increase in rain and snow this winter has improved California's snowpack.

School Trustee Marne Foster Pleads Guilty To Misdemeanor, Resigns

Feb. 2
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Her resignation from the San Diego Unified School District board is effective Feb. 7. She pleaded guilty Tuesday to a misdemeanor charge of receiving gifts in excess of the legal limit of $460.

San Diego's Image Problem With Big Tech

Feb. 2
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When big tech companies like Google and Facebook are asked to consider locating offices in San Diego, they decline. Why? San Diego's workforce lacks the scientific, engineering and tech talent they need.

Rubio, Sanders Gaining Momentum With San Diego County Donors

Feb. 2
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The San Diego Union-Tribune Watchdog team compiled the latest fundraising data released by the Federal Election Commission.

Wellington International Ukulele Orchestra Performs In Escondido Tuesday

Feb. 2
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When you think about ukulele music what comes to mind? Gentle strumming on the beaches of Waikiki? Perhaps an old Elvis movie? Prepare to be re-introduced to this charming instrument, by the amazing repertoire of the Wellington International Ukulele Orchestra.

Are New California Solar Fees Unfair To Non-Solar Users?

Feb. 2
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On Thursday, the CPUC raised fees for solar panel owners, but did not approve the higher charges requested by the state's utility companies, including San Diego Gas & Electric. California's goal is to move the state toward the use of renewable energy sources, but how exactly do you charge for sunlight?

San Diego Film Industry Focus Of New KPBS Series

Feb. 2
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The new six-part television series "FILM INDIEGO" airs Thursdays on KPBS TV.

Windy Storm Pummeled San Diego County

Jan. 31
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Cold weather is expected to persist Monday night after a storm brought violent winds leading to widespread power outages, toppled trees and one person's death when a tree crushed four cars in Pacific Beach.

Are San Diego Chargers Fans Being Played Again?

Feb. 1
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The San Diego Chargers announced on Friday that they will play at Qualcomm Stadium for the 2016 NFL season and try to reach a deal with local political leaders for a new stadium.