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Santa Clarita News

Santa Clarita News

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KHTS is a vibrant member of the community. Its broadcast signal reaches all of the Santa Clarita Valley and parts of the high desert communities located in the Antelope Valley.

    Keeping Teens Safe Behind The Wheel

    April 17th, teens will get  a lesson from the pros.

    Traffic accidents are the number one cause of teen deaths.  The National  Highway Traffic Administration reports that 437,000 teenagers were killed or  injured in traffic accidents in 2005. Distractions like talking on cell phones and  text messaging while driving are adding to the problem.  

    Dodgers Win 9-3

    On Sunday evening, the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Diego Padres 9-3.  You can hear the next Dodger game, as they open up a two game series with the Arizona Diamondbacks, Monday night beginning at 6:00pm on AM1220 KHTS.

    COC Receives "MESA Center Of Excellence Award"

    This marks the second year in a row that COC has won.

    The Mathematics, Engineering, and Science Achievement (MESA) Program at COC has been awarded a MESA Center of Excellence award for the 2005-2006 academic year, receiving the award for the second year in a row.  Each year the MESA statewide office recognizes the community college program with the most successful transfers in math-based fields.  Of the 29 community college MESA programs in California, COC leads the state in its number of transfers!

    $6 Million In Drugs Seized By County

    Joint effort my police agencies yield big return in Lynwood.

    BREAKING NEWS: Man Posing As Deputy Sought

    Impostor tries to get Saugus High Student to come with him.

    ImageToday, a man approached a Saugus High School student and identified himself as an undercover Narcotics Investigator. 


    According to Saugus High Principal Bill Bolde, the man then asked the student to come with him to assist with some surveillance.  


    Runner Wants Penalty Money Re-Directed

    Legislation will Reprioritize State Penalty Assessments to Support Law Enforcement and Crime Victims.

    ImageSenator George Runner (R-Antelope Valley) and Senator Carole Migden (D-San Francisco) are authoring legislation to direct more of the state’s penalty assessment funds to services that help law enforcement and crime victims.  This legislation unanimously passed Senate Public Safety Committee yesterday.

    Dennis Prager Coming To Santa Clarita

    Radio Host, Author, Journalist, and Commentator promoting new book. 

    Dennis Prager, one of America’s most respected radio talk show hosts, comes to the Santa Clarita Valley May 12 to present “Happiness is a Serious Problem.” His program, the second installment of Congregation Beth Shalom’s Distinguished Speaker Series, begins at 8 p.m. at Congregation Beth Shalom of the Santa Clarita Valley.

    81 Series To Open At The REP

    Anticipated series takes a look at American Values.

    The Repertory East Playhouse will open the highly anticipated “81 Series” on Friday, April 20, at 8:00pm with the award-winning drama, Spinning Into Butter by Rebecca Gilman.


    Cornea Implant A First For SCV

    Artificial Cornea Implant In SCV Deemed A Success.

    In what is a first in the Santa Clarita Valley, a patient who was clinically blind in his right eye today successfully underwent an artificial cornea implant at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital and is expected to regain his sight.

    Dr. Craig Helm, a specialist in cornea and refractive surgery, performed the delicate operation at Henry Mayo’s Outpatient Surgery Center. The procedure lasted for approximately one hour, and was deemed a success for John Montante, 70, of Moorpark.

    Dodgers Lose 7-2

    On Saturday night, the Dodgers lost 7-2 to the San Diego Padres

    The series with the Padres will conclude tomorrow, Jackie Robinson Night, at 4:30 pm, on Your Hometown Station, AM 1220 KHTS.