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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.

    Dodgers Win 4-0

    On Tuesday night, the Dodgers continued their amazing play, beating the Florida Marlins 4-0. With the win, the Dodgers took their 17th in 18 games, something that had never been done in franchise history.  You can hear the boys in blue close out their series with the Marlins, Wednesday at 11:30am on KHTS.

    Sports Tourism Draws Thousands to City

    Sports Tourism Draws Thousands to City

    Santa Clarita Unleashes New Billboard Campaign

    City’s “David vs. Goliath” Fight Against Cemex Mining Project Hits Los Angeles Freeway
    In an unprecedented move this week, the City of Santa Clarita is taking its fight against the multinational corporate giant Cemex Mining Company to the streets -- in the form of a new billboard campaign.  The billboard marks the City’s hardest-hitting outreach efforts to date to prevent the sitting of the largest mining project ever to be approved by the Bureau of Land Management -- a 69 million ton mega mining project -- just one mile from the City’s eastern boundaries.

    Dodgers Defeat Marlins 4-2

    The Dodgers strengthened their sole posession of first place in the NL West on Monday night as they defeated the Florida Marlins 4-2. Nomar Garciaparra had a home-run in the win. The Dodgers look to continue their winning ways against the Marlins on Tuesday at 6:30 pm. Tune into KHTS for all the action.

    Union Bank Robbery in Newhall Monday Afternoon

    Deputies responded to a robbery call Monday afternoon at the Union Bank in Newhall. Upon their arrival, they learned that the suspects entered the bank with handguns and demanded money from the tellers. After receiving a large amount of money, the suspects left the bank and were last seen driving away in a black Ford Expedition with paper plates. No employees or customers were hurt in the robbery
    Anyone with information on this robbery is encouraged to call the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Detectives at (661) 255-1121

    Providence Southern California Region CEO Promoted

    Michael Madden becomes Vice President of Advocacy and Development.
    Michael Madden, Chief Executive Officer for Providence Health System Southern California Region, has been promoted to Vice President, Advocacy and Development, for the entire health care system that includes 28 hospitals and 35 non-acute facilities in six Western states.

    Quail Fire Update: Monday Afternoon

    The Quail Fire, which was first reported early Sunday afternoon east of the I-5 at Quail Lake in the Gorman area, has burned 4,500 acres. The fire is currently 60 percent contained with full containment expected by early Tuesday morning according to Los Angeles County Fire. As of Monday afternoon, no major injuries had been reported, although one firefighter was treated for heat exhaustion.

    Quail Fire Update: Monday Morning

    The Quail Fire, which originated near Gorman Sunday, has burned over 4,000 acres and is currently 60 percent contained, according to fire officials. Full containment on the fire is expected sometime Monday evening. One firefighter sustained minor injuries while battling the fire, and was treated for heat exhaustion and released. At one time over 100 structures were threatened, and 2 out buildings were damaged but not destroyed. The cause of the blaze is still under investigation.

    Brush Fire Scorches Hundreds of Acres Near Gorman

    A large brush fire north of Gorman swept through dry brush near Interstate 5, burning hundreds of acres. Approximately 300 firefighters continue to work on bringing the fire under full containment.

    Dodgers Sweep Giants, Win 1-0

    The Dodgers Beat the Giants in 10 innings Sunday night, 1-0. Our next Dodger game against the Marlins will be on the air Monday at 6:30pm.