San Luis Rey River

Firefighters snuff out a dozen grass fires, apprehend suspect

OCEANSIDE — A 911 call at 11:45 p.m. on Aug. 2 would later prove to be the first of a series of arson fires set along the San Luis Rey River and nearby vacant lots.

Oceanside continuing to evaluate Gregory Canyon landfill

Oceanside continuing to evaluate Gregory Canyon landfill

OCEANSIDE — The Gregory Canyon landfill has been a source of controversy in the county for nearly two decades, and much of the debate has raged in Oceanside.

Massive mower at work to prevent river flooding

Massive mower at work to prevent river flooding

OCEANSIDE — The roar of a massive mower can be heard along the banks of the San Luis Rey River where a crew is at work chopping down woody plants.