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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.

    Canyon Country Standoff Ended!

    Deputies from the SCV Sheriff's Station, Special Enforcement Bureau, Crisis Negotiation Team, & Arson/Explosives responded to a barricade/hostage situation last evening around 5:30.

    The suspect, 53-year old Mark Hillman of Canyon Country, was arrested after a three-hour ordeal at the Diamond Park Apartments. He had apparently threatened to kill his sister, who lives with him.  She wasn't injured. 

    Dodgers win 6-4

    Dodgers beat Colorado 6-4.

    Standoff In Canyon Country (Update)

    Wednesday, at approximately 5:30 p.m. a man in his 50’s or 60’s attempted to stab a woman but was unsuccessful. Claiming to have explosives, a shotgun and a hostage, the suspect barricaded himself inside an apartment at the Diamond Park Apartments located at Solement and Dolan Way in Canyon Country. Soledad Canyon Road at Solement and Sierra Highway at Dolan Way were blocked as Deputies surrounded the complex. 

    Valencia High Student Struck By Car

    Student was transported to Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital

    All Corked Up Food & Wine Festival Raises Money for Senior Center

    All Corked Up hosted the first annual Food & Wine Festival held on August 19th 2006 at the Saugus Speedway. On September 11th, organizers announced that they raised over thirty-five thousand dollars for the SCV Senior Center.

    Editorial: Cemex Propaganda Hits The SCV

    Cemex, the proposed Mega Mine planned off Soledad Canyon Road in Santa Clarita, recently completed a mass mailing to residents throughout the Santa Clarita Valley, welcoming their company into our Valley. The following is an editorial, airing on KHTS AM-1220 radio, by KHTS Co-Owner, Carl Goldman, in response to the mailing.

    Dodgers Win 11-4

    The Dodgers beat the Rockies 11-4, Tuesday night, in game one of a three game series. Tune in to KHTS Wednesday at 5:00 when the Dodgers will play game two against the Rockies.

    Theatre Project SCV Unveils Corporate 100

    The Theatre Project/SCV, Santa Clarita’s new professional regional theatre company, is looking for 100 business people in the Santa Clarita Valley to be a part of an elite group called THE CORPORATE 100.  Limited, as the name suggests, to the first one hundred businesses to respond, the group will consist of companies that make a tax-deductible contribution of $5,000 to help fund the first season of The Theatre P

    Day Fire Threatens Residents in Lockwood Valley, Lake of the Woods, Frazier Park

    At approximately 2:50pm, a spot fire from the Day Fire jumped Lockwood Valley Road on the north side in the area of Grade Valley Road.
    It is approximately 600 acres in size and is northwest of Santa Clarita in Ventura County.  Winds have turned and are now out of the west at 20 mph. The fire is moving towards the Frazier Park area. Fire personnel and air resources are on-scene and structure protection is in place.
    The Evacuation Center at Frazier Park has been moved to:
    Frazier Mountain High School