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Kristina Houck

SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA – Missed today's headlines? Here are the Patch stories from San Diego County that people are talking about today:

San Diego Zoo And Safari Park To Reopen After Coronavirus Closure

Both parks have been closed since mid-March. It was the first major closure in the 103-year history of San Diego Zoo Global.

Camp Pendleton Fires Burn Thousands Of Acres, Send Smoke Over Region

Three fires have burned thousands of acres on the military base, sending thick smoke and ash into surrounding communities.

Movie Theaters Can Reopen Friday In San Diego County

Indoor movie theaters will be allowed to reopen Friday, joining bars, zoos, community swimming pools and hotels.

La Mesa Police To Review Crowd Control Practices

The department will review its crowd-control practices as part of its investigation into an officer-fired projectile that injured a woman.

SDG&E Launches Job Recruitment Campaign For Entry-Level Positions

San Diego Gas & Electric has continued hiring new employees amid the coronavirus pandemic.

San Diego Blood Bank Supplies 'Critically Low'

The San Diego Blood Bank issued a call Wednesday for more donations of all blood types as supplies have fallen to "critically low" levels.

Man Accused Of Having Molotov Cocktails At La Mesa Protest

A San Diego man who allegedly had Molotov cocktails in his possession at a police brutality protest is facing federal charges.

Small Brush Fire Extinguished In Santee Amid Heat Wave

The fire sparked amid a heat wave that is expected to last through Thursday in the region.

2 Killed In Head-On Crash In Ramona Area

A head-on collision on a rural road near Ramona left two people dead and a third severely injured, authorities reported.

Another Heat Advisory Issued For San Diego Amid Heat Wave

Hot weather will continue Wednesday throughout San Diego County amid a heat wave that will last through Thursday, forecasters said.

Officials Announce Plans To Improve Tijuana River Water Treatment

The international river has been a longtime problem for residents of Imperial Beach and Tijuana.

USS Kidd Leaves San Diego After Recovering From COVID-19 Outbreak

The ship underwent a deep-cleaning that balanced decontamination with preventing damage to the ship's critical systems, officials said.

Gas Prices Rise For 29th Time In 30 Days In San Diego County

The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego County rose Wednesday for the 29th time in 30 days.

All 169 DMV Offices Reopen In California, With New Limits

After months of coronavirus closures, all remaining DMV offices in California will reopen Thursday, but with new rules in place.

Anti-Racism Protests Worth It Despite Virus Risks, CA Experts Say

Dozens of public health experts in California are arguing that fighting racism helps fight COVID-19, despite the risks in large gatherings.

How To Revise Your Emergency Plan Amid The Coronavirus Pandemic

A busy hurricane season approaches. Here are the precautions you should take if you need to prep for storms and evacuate.

Defund The Police? Inside CA Cities' Responses

Gov. Gavin Newsom took a stance on the issue Tuesday after a day of meeting with black community leaders and business owners in Oakland.

Floyd Protests Challenge California Politicians

The tsunami of righteous indignation over the suffocation death of a black man creates both opportunity and peril for political figures.

This article originally appeared on the San Diego Patch