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High Winds Continue in Mountains, Deserts

The strong winds that have been blowing through San Diego County’s mountains and deserts for the past few days are expected to continue through early Wednesday. A National Weather Service wind advisory for the mountains and deserts is set to remain in effect until 3 a.m. Wednesday. “A low pressure system moving inland into the […]

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Issa Subpoenas IRS Commissioner Over Lost Email

Rep. Darrell Issa (R-49) on Monday subpoenaed Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen to testify before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee about email records lost by another IRS official The committee, which Issa chairs, has been investigating the activities of former IRS official Lois Lerner from January 2009 to April 2011 in connection with alleged […]

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NASSCO Wins Order for Eighth ‘Ecotanker’

Pipeline and tanker operator Kinder Morgan Energy Partners said Monday it has expanded its contract with General Dynamics NASSCO for the construction of a fifth 50,000-ton tanker that can also be converted to carry liquefied natural gas. The 610-foot-long “ecotanker” will be a sister ship to the four “Jones Act” tankers Kinder Morgan currently has under construction at the NASSCO shipyard in San Diego. NASSCO is […]

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McAlister Institute Sponsors 5K Walk for Sobriety

McAlister Institute will hold its third annual 5K Walk for Sobriety at NTC Park in Liberty Station on Saturday to celebrate a clean and sober lifestyle and generate awareness for addiction  treatment. Proceeds from the walk will benefit the El Cajon-based nonprofit organization, which is dedicated to the care and treatment of individuals and families suffering from addiction, […]