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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.

    “Business Watch” Takes Aim At Identity Theft

    Sheriff’s deputies and detectives met with business owners Wednesday to discuss a new program designed to reel in identity theft, which is growing at a rate of 50% a year.

    The program is called F.I.T.E, which stands for Fraud and Identity Theft Education. It teaches business owners how to protect themselves against theft on their premises, which is a leading contributor to personal identity theft. Thieves break into businesses, steal client databases, and use the information they receive to electronically rob multiple people.

    Fire Breaks Out In Oil Fields Off Sierra Highway

    A brush fire broke out at approximately this afternoon in the oil fields just north of

    Placerita Canyon Rd
    Sierra Highway
    .  Fire crews arrived on the scene immediately and used the oil field’s access roads to get to the top of the hill almost directly where the fire was burning.

    Woman Shoots Burglar In Canyon Country


    This morning a man trying to break into a residence in Canyon Country was shot three times by the homeowner. The suspect then fled into a car driven by his mother. Sheriff’s deputies arriving on the scene were able to apprehend the suspect and his mother less than a mile away. This occured between 10:45 and 11:15am.

    The robbery occurred this morning on Canvas St, a main residential road off of Soledad Canyon, between Anne Freda and Sand Canyon Rd.

    City Makes Improvements on Two Major Bus Routes

    Changes are first steps towards system restructuring

    Season of Diversity Drums Up Knowledge


    The city of Santa Clarita is in full swing with its Season of Diversity program that runs until February 27th. The series is intended to support cultural diversity by honoring the many cultures of the world that are represented in our community.

    Kings Lose 3-1

    Monday night the Kings lost to the Red Wings 3-1. Tune in to KHTS Wednesday at 7:00 for the next Kings game.

    The Daily Battle Against Graffiti

    Santa Clarita is a city renowned for it's quality of life and beautiful surroundings. The streets are well maintained, the parks are neatly groomed and exterior walls and bridges are free of graffiti…almost. Graffiti is a commonplace issue for any and all cities regardless of location. High target areas include alleyways, neighborhoods and washes.

    Pavement Repairs at/near I-5/126 Interchange, 10/17

    Caltrans will close the following lanes and connectors of the Golden State Freeway (I-5) and State Route 126, in order to perform roadway repairs:
          Tuesday, October 17 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.:
    ·     Two lanes of southbound I-5 from State Route 126 to Rye Canyon Road
    ·     The southbound I-5 off-ramp at Rye Canyon Road
    ·     The eastbound and westbound State Route 126 connectors to southbound I-5
    Caltrans thanks the motoring public for their patience during these roadway repairs.