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Brooke Ruth

Multimedia Producer

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Brooke Ruth has been a web editor for four newspapers and a local television station. She began her career in news at the Imperial Valley Press. She has also been part of the web teams at the Napa Valley Register, North County Times and U-T San Diego. While pursuing her undergraduate degree at UCLA in psychology, she worked on the student newspaper, the Daily Bruin.

Recent Stories

Power Outages Affect Customers In Central, Eastern San Diego

A series of power outages left about 9,000 homes and businesses without electrical service.

Homeless Man Hit On Head In East Village

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San Diego police were investigating the early-morning assault on the homeless man, who was possibly hit with a hammer.

San Diego Police Chief, Local Activists Respond To Dallas Police Attack

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San Diego Police Chief Shelley Zimmerman said the department watched Thursday night’s news in disbelief.

Suspect In San Diego Homeless Attacks Called 'Extremely Dangerous'

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Police said Thursday the man responsible for a four-day crime spree that has left two homeless men dead and two others severely injured may be using public transportation and urged riders to keep an eye out.

All You Need To Know About San Diego's Big Bay Boom

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San Diego's Big Bay Boom fireworks show starts at 9 p.m. on the Fourth of July. We have some fun facts — and practical ones, too — to share about the show.

Jacumba Library Marks 100th Anniversary

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The library in San Diego County's easternmost town provides free internet access, books, movies and programs for the town of 561 people.

Salton Sea Restoration Gets $80.5 Million In State Budget

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It's the most the state has ever given to California's largest and most troubled lake, but the amount is far short of the more than a billion dollars needed to restore and manage the Salton Sea.

Want To Weigh In On San Diego's Budget? Play The KPBS Budget Game

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San Diegans would like to see more money for roads and stormwater, bike lanes and street lights in Mayor Kevin Faulconer's $3.3 billion fiscal 2017 budget.

California Counts: What Do You Want To Ask Our US Senate Candidates?

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The top candidates running to replace U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer will face off in a debate at KPBS on May 10. What questions do you want them to answer?

Inside The San Diego Humane Society's Kitten Nursery

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The San Diego Humane Society currently has more than 50 kittens in its nursery.

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