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Ventura County Star 5h
The Ventura County Fair is getting close, but you still have time to save on advance tickets. You can also get daily passes and sheets of ride tickets, but only for a few more days.
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Ventura County Star 6h
Passengers and crew members aboard a private fishing charter were shocked to watch a huge great white shark feeding on a whale carcass off the Southern California coast. We've got the video.
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Ventura County Star 7h
A San Diego federal judge applauds Trump administration efforts to meet a deadline to reunite more than 2,500 children with their families after they were split up at the border.
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Ventura County Star 7h
Many businesses report 20% to 50% of job applicants and workers are no-shows. What's spurring this bizarre trend?
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Ventura County Star 7h
The Ventura County government is in sound shape with little growth in projected spending since last year, a stable workforce and growing reserves, the county’s top administrator tells business and government leaders.
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Ventura County Star 8h
A true-crime TV show focuses on the life and death of Pamela Fayed, a Ventura County woman whose estranged husband landed on death row after hiring three men to kill her in a Century City parking garage.
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Ventura County Star 8h
For only the second time in his career, a Simi Valley K-9 officer has received and trained a new, four-legged partner.
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Ventura County Star 8h
A tow truck driver is sentenced to two years in prison for fleeing the scene of a 2016 accident that claimed the life of this Ventura 14-year-old, Jonathan Hernandez.
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Ventura County Star 9h
When Ventura police responded to calls from neighbors saying they'd seen a break-in, officers found part of the work had been done. The neighbors had detained the suspect in a backyard.
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Ventura County Star 9h
Retired Marine Sgt. Maj. John Canley, of Oxnard, learned in a phone call from President Donald Trump that he will receive the Medal of Honor — the military’s highest honor.
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Ventura County Star 9h
If you're worried about sharks here, just think about Florida, where they have alligators to fear, too. The two apex predators seldom meet, but when they do, their dance is no waltz, and it can get get ugly — and bloody — in a hurry.
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Ventura County Star 10h
Poring over a text book or standing over a putt, Kristen Chen finds the approach is very much the same. See who else made The Star's Girl Girls Scholar-Athlete Team for 2017-18.
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Ventura County Star 10h
Poring over a text book or standing over a putt, Westlake High's Kristen Chen finds the approach is very much the same. See who else made The Star's Girl Girls Scholar-Athlete Team for 2017-18.
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Ventura County Star 10h
Driving through Ventura County, it’s hard to miss the smattering of “for sale” signs that dot many of the area’s affluent neighborhoods.
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Ventura County Star 10h
With another heat wave on the horizon, a rapidly spreading fire erupts near Buellton a couple of days after crews began battling a blaze near Lompoc. Meanwhile, the frantic fight continues against wildfires near Corona and Yosemite National Park.
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Ventura County Star 10h
Chick-fil-A is granting a Texas couple's newborn free food for life and a guaranteed job when she's older after they delivered their baby at a location in San Antonio.
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Ventura County Star 11h
Five people test positive for tuberculosis infections in an investigation that started last month after exposures at a middle school and fitness center in Oxnard. But authorities say there's little risk of spread.
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Ventura County Star 11h
A decade since the closure of the Black Angus restaurant in Thousand Oaks, the "for lease" sign is gone and the red tile roof has been collected into piles of debris. In her Cafe Society column, Lisa McKinnon looks into what's ahead for the site.
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Ventura County Star 11h
If music can be bilingual, then this free concert in Ventura's Mission Park featured it.
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Ventura County Star 12h
Summer's in full bloom in Pa’s newsroom, with lots of “news” stories about festivals and barbecue headlines like “Russians want to grill Americans.” See what else Pa has to say.
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