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Rattle Tales - Rattlesnakes In Santa Clarita



Nature in Santa Clarita, it's not what you look at, but what you see.

Wendy Langhans



You may have heard that you can tell the age of a rattlesnake by the number of rattle segments in its tail. Don't believe it. But let me share a few interesting facts about rattlesnakes that you may not know.

Levi Still Number One

ImageUnder sunny skies in Solvang, Calif., Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team's Levi Leipheimer, of Santa Rosa, Calif., further built on his overall lead in today's critical time trial, besting Team CSC's Jens Voigt (GER) by 18 seconds after an eagerly awaited showdown between the two cyclists.

Kings Fall To Canucks 3-2

On Thursday night, the Kings lost a close one to the Vancover Canucks 3-2.Catch the next exciting hockey game on Saturday starting at 7 pm on Your Hometown Station, AM 1220.

AMGEN: Levi Leipheimer Hangs On To Overall Lead

ImageAfter facing the brutal Sierra Road Category 1 climb approaching San Jose, Team CSC won its second consecutive stage with Jens Voight (GER) dominating most of the 94.8-mile (152.2km) stage with a time of 3:43.44 to best Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team's Levi Leipheimer (USA). Predictor-Lotto's Chris Horner (USA) rounded out the top three.

Runners Urge Use Of Funds For 138, I-15

ImageOn Tuesday, Senator George Runner (R-Antelope Valley) and Assemblywoman Sharon Runner (R-Antelope Valley) urged the California Transportation Commission (CTC) to reject CTC staff Proposition 1B recommendations to exclude the important Highway 138 and Interstate 15 transportation projects.


Santa Clarita's Home To New "Amgen Bear"

City Hall will be a temporary resting place for the newly completed Amgen Tour of California Bear, which will make its way to the Amgen Stage Six awards stage on Friday, February 23, 2007, beginning at 11 a.m.

The Santa Clarita Arts Advisory Committee reviewed 9 different artist proposals for the Amgen Tour of California Bear and selected local artist, Frank Rock, to paint the fiberglass giant in honor of America’s most important cycling race.

City Population Goes Up, Crime Comes Down

 ImageThe City of Santa Clarita saw a downward crime trend in 2006 that it hasn’t seen for awhile; a decrease in burglaries and grand theft auto.  The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriffs Department credits its specialized teams -- COBRA (Career Offender Burglary Robbery Assault) ) and CIT (Community Interaction Team) -- teams with the decreases, citing various stings, proactive and preventative tactics, consistent follow-up on proba

Valencia Girls Top Huntington Beach

On Wednesday night, the Valencia Vikings girls basketball team beat Huntington Beach 48-44.  In other local action, Hart beat Glendale 53-38 and Canyon lost to North 55-51.  Tune in to KHTS on Saturday at 7:15pm, when you can hear a semifinal Girls Basketball playoff game.

Scammers Posing As COC Students

A new scam is hitting Santa Clarita, and while it may not be in the same category of credit ruining schemes like identity theft, it is preying on this town's commitment to its college.

Latest Tour Of California Results

Following a long, hard day of racing as nearly 150 elite cyclists competing in the 2007 Amgen Tour of California traveled from Santa Rosa to Sacramento, Team CSC sprinter J.J. Haedo (ARG) claimed today's stage victory in front of continuing record crowds that have reached 620,000 over the first three days of racing, with five left to go.