Tag: California

Feature / by Stevie Leonard -

Got water?

It’s no secret that the recent drought has hit California hard, especially here in Santa Clarita. With little sign of rain, residents have once again prepared for the upcoming drought season.

Video / by Jesse Canales -

Heroin usage plaguing the SCV

Santa Clarita Valley like the rest of Southern California is facing a problem with the rise of drug usage. This year alone in SCV there have been a reported six deaths from heroin overdose.

More than 50 percent of arrests in SCV are drug related.

Spotlight / by anthonyponti -

Spotlight: Dr. Deems Morrione

Cougar News’ Anthony Ponti interviews College of the Canyons Political Science professor Dr. Deems Morrione. Covering a debated topic of gay rights within the government; specifically in the political science…

News / by Cougar News Staff -

Legalization of Miss Mary Jane?

For Californians, legalizing marijuana seems closer than ever. Marijuana is the number one used drug in the United States. California, currently one of 14 states, allows people to grow and consume marijuana for medical purposes.

Advocates for legalizing marijuana officially secured enough signatures to put a referendum on the California ballot this November.

Chase Thibodeau reports on what the proposed bill could mean for Californians.

News / by Cougar News Staff -

Daycation: Spend a Day at Griffith Park

Looking for a day trip to enjoy the outdoors, great views and some awesome science? Griffith Observatory fits the bill. Located in the hills of Hollywood high atop Griffith Park, the Observatory waits for you to discover all that’s in and out of this historic Los Angeles landmark.