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Sewage escapes into Sherwood Lake during heavy rains

By Kyle Jorrey | January 03, 2022

About 8,250 gallons of sewage mixed with rainwater escaped into Lake Sherwood on Thursday as the result of an overwhelmed lift station, the Ventura County Environmental Health Division said. Around 1:15 p.m. Dec. 30, heavy rain caused the lift station on Lake Sherwood Drive to fail, resulting in a backup of sewage, the county said. A lift station is used […]

Police hope medical examiner can provide answers in Oak Park deaths

By Kyle Jorrey | December 17, 2021

The Ventura County Sheriff’s Office does not suspect foul play was involved in the deaths of three Oak Park family members found inside their home on Thursday, a department spokesperson said. A fourth family member reported finding the bodies of her father and two sisters around 3:20 p.m. Thurs., Dec. 16. The cause of death is being investigated by the […]

Litter of mountain lions found beneath Thousand Oaks picnic table

By Kyle Jorrey | December 09, 2021

Two surviving mountain lion cubs are being treated at a Southern California veterinary hospital after their litter was found outside a Thousand Oaks office complex last week. Four female kittens were discovered Nov. 29 under a picnic bench outside a building that borders open space, according to a statement from the National Park Service. The kittens were 6 weeks old […]