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Man killed, deputy injured in Encinitas fire, authorities report

Man killed, deputy injured in Encinitas fire, authorities report

North Coast Current

January 4, 2020

A man died in an Encinitas house fire and a sheriff’s deputy was injured in a rescue attempt Friday, Jan. 3, authorities reported.

Train strikes, kills man at Leucadia intersection in Encinitas

Train strikes, kills man at Leucadia intersection in Encinitas

North Coast Current

October 30, 2019

A man was hit and killed by an Amtrak train Wednesday morning, Oct. 30, in Leucadia, authorities reported.

Authorities make arrest in death of Encinitas woman

Authorities make arrest in death of Encinitas woman

North Coast Current

October 11, 2019

A suspect has been arrested in connection with the death of an Encinitas woman, the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department announced Friday evening, Oct. 11.

Leucadia merchants assess next steps after fire destroys building

Leucadia merchants assess next steps after fire destroys building

Julia Shapero

October 8, 2019

The cause of a fire that tore through four local businesses in Leucadia is still unknown, authorities said. By Oct. 8, the merchants had collectively raised more than $23,000 toward rebuilding.

Officials identify man found dead off Encinitas shore

Officials identify man found dead off Encinitas shore

North Coast Current

September 16, 2019

Authorities have identified a man who was found dead Wednesday, Sept. 11, in the ocean south of Moonlight Beach in Encinitas.

Encinitas, Del Mar post shark advisories at local beaches

Encinitas, Del Mar post shark advisories at local beaches

North Coast Current

July 26, 2019

Encinitas and Del Mar have posted shark advisories at local beaches in light of recent sightings, according to announcements from the cities.

Carlsbad crash injures 3, blocks traffic on Rancho Santa Fe Road

Carlsbad crash injures 3, blocks traffic on Rancho Santa Fe Road

North Coast Current

July 1, 2019

Three people were hospitalized June 29 after a serious collision at Rancho Santa Fe Road and Camino Junipero in Carlsbad. Drug intoxication may have been a factor in the crash, police reported.

Encinitas mayor, leaders statewide: Increase funds to stop gun violence

Encinitas mayor, leaders statewide: Increase funds to stop gun violence

North Coast Current

April 30, 2019

Encinitas Mayor Catherine Blakespear is among several California mayors calling on Gov. Gavin Newsom to increase funding in support of communities that disproportionately face the threat of gun violence.

Local health, educational leaders express outrage, heartbreak over Chabad of Poway attack

Local health, educational leaders express outrage, heartbreak over Chabad of Poway attack

North Coast Current

April 29, 2019

Lori Gilbert Kaye, a victim who died in Saturday’s Poway synagogue shooting, was the wife of a Scripps Coastal doctor. The suspect was a CSU San Marcos student.

Power out in parts of Encinitas and nearby neighborhoods

Power out in parts of Encinitas and nearby neighborhoods

North Coast Current

January 9, 2019

Power is out as of about 4:50 p.m. in portions of Encinitas, Cardiff, Olivenhain and northwest Rancho Santa Fe, according to San Diego Gas & Electric.

Expert IDs white shark as species in Encinitas attack off Beacon’s

Expert IDs white shark as species in Encinitas attack off Beacon’s

North Coast Current

October 11, 2018

An expert has confirmed that the shark responsible for a recent attack off Beacon’s Beach in Encinitas was a white shark, the city announced Oct. 10.

Encinitas beaches reopened after weekend shark attack

Encinitas beaches reopened after weekend shark attack

North Coast Current

October 1, 2018

Encinitas beaches closed for 48 hours after a teenager was injured by a shark have reopened as of Monday morning, Oct. 1, the city announced.

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