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Field of Drafts coming soon

Lancaster is preparing for its fourth annual Field of Drafts craft beer festival set from 1 to 5 p.m. Nov. 5 at The Hangar at Lancaster Municipal Stadium.

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Pot bust in Canyon Country

Sheriff’s investigators raided a marijuana growing operation this week in Canyon Country and arrested one person while seizing more than $6 million in growing and cured marijuana as well as edible products such as cookies.

Multiple injuries in Palmdale crash

A man allegedly high on narcotics while driving a stolen vehicle earlier this week led officers on a high-speed chase that ended, when he crashed into two cars in a Palmdale intersection.

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Verdict in local sex assault

A Lancaster man, convicted of sexually assaulting three women in Los Angeles and two women in Lancaster, is facing a potential life prison term, when he is sentenced next month.

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Voters look at parks’ improvement

Measure A tax assessment

Among the many issues facing voters in November is Measure A, a 1 1/2-cent per square foot tax on improved properties in Los Angeles County to fund parks development and maintenance.

Election rigging? Officials say not a chance in Los Angeles County

Los Angeles County voters don’t need to worry about a rigged election, no matter what Donald Trump says, according to Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk Dean Logan.

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Better safety urged for local gas storage fields

A federal task force created following the Aliso Canyon natural gas leak near Porter Ranch issued dozens of recommendations this week aimed at bolstering safety at an underground gas-storage field, including design changes to ensure that a single “point of failure” in a well cannot lead to an uncontrolled leak.

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Famous local couple celebrated

The city of Palmdale will host a celebration of life gathering on Oct. 25 in honor of Joe and Audie Davies. The event is scheduled for 7 p.m. at the Chimbole Cultural Center, 38350 Sierra Hwy.

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Man fires shot at ‘creepy clown’

A Santa Clarita homeowner was in custody this week on suspicion of weapons and narcotics charges for reportedly firing a warning shot at a 6-foot man dressed in a “full clown” costume, who allegedly approached him with a knife.

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President offers statement on breast cancer awareness

Carson hosts health conference and expo tomorrow

Every year, too many Americans are touched by the pain and hardship caused by breast cancer—a disease that, among women, is not only one of the most common cancers, but also one of the leading causes of cancer-related death,” said President Barack Obama in a recent statement marking the proclamation of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

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