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

Driver Seriously Injured In Rollover Crash Near Santee Costco

Firefighters rescued the trapped driver and paramedics took him to Sharp Memorial Hospital.

Man Shot After Getting Out Of Car In Linda Vista Neighborhood

A 30-year-old man was shot in the thigh as he was getting out of his car in the Linda Vista neighborhood, police said.

Skateboarder Struck By Car In San Diego

The 33-year-old skateboarder suffered life-threatening injuries when he was hit by a car, authorities said.

233 New COVID-19 Cases, No New Deaths Reported In San Diego County

San Diego County has received 3,568,195 doses of COVID-19 vaccines and has administered 3,186,803 of them.

COVID Vaccines Available At Some SD Unified High School Campuses

“It is important to get as many people in our community vaccinated, and that includes eligible students.”

Mother’s Day On Carlsbad Lagoon: Photo Of The Day

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Mother Duck And Ducklings: Photos Of The Day

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Western Bluebird: Photo Of The Day

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Ocean Beach: Photo Of The Day

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3,084 Post-Vaccination Coronavirus Cases Have Been Reported In CA

Between Jan. 1 and April 28, CA recorded 3,084 coronavirus cases in people who were fully vaccinated. But don’t panic, these cases are rare.

New $600+ CA Stimulus To Affect Majority Of Residents

Newsom unveiled a $11.9 billion proposal Monday that would send another round of $600 checks to both middle-class and low-income residents.

Newsom Expands Drought Emergency To Most Of California

The governor on Monday declared a much-anticipated drought emergency in 39 counties to address drying reservoirs and rising temperatures.

Remembering CA Officers Who Died In 2021: National Police Week

California has lost 10 police officers in the line of duty in 2021, including six who died of the coronavirus.

California’s High Electricity Rates Impede Transition Off Fossil Fuels

The state needs to reform electricity rates to ensure all Californians can cash in on the benefits of clean, electric technologies.

International Students Heading To CA Navigate Vaccine Hurdles

For international students, this could mean that colleges will only accept COVID-19 vaccines approved by the World Health Organization.

From the weekend:

3 Men Wounded In Shooting At La Mesa Bar’s Parking Lot

Officers responded to reports of gunshots outside the Alibi Bar in the 5200 block of Baltimore Drive at 1:32 a.m. Sunday.

Body of Man Found In Canoe In San Diego Riverbed Inlet

A man in his 50s was found dead by Oceanside police in a canoe in the riverbed inlet between the beach and Interstate 5, authorities said.

Group Protests ‘Animal Captivity’ At SeaWorld San Diego

About 20 people gathered to protest as part of the ninth annual “Empty The Tanks Worldwide Event” to free captive whales and dolphins.

MTV Star, SD Native Tawny Kitaen Dies At 59

Actress and model Tawny Kitaen was born in San Diego and gained fame for her appearances in 1980s music videos.

Navy Commissions USS Miguel Keith Expeditionary Sea Base

The Navy commissioned its newest warship, the USS Miguel Keith, Saturday at Naval Air Station North Island.

Vehicle Crash In Santee Kills One

A vehicle came off state Route 67 in Santee and landed on a street below, killing one person, authorities said Saturday morning.

San Diego Firefighters Stop Forward Progress Of Allied Gardens Fire

Fire crews were responding to a blaze that had scorched about two acres in the Allied Gardens area.

9 Hurt In Balcony Collapse, CA Population Falls | SoCal In Brief

Took a break from the news this weekend? Not to worry, we’ve rounded up some of the stories you missed in SoCal on Saturday and Sunday.

CA Bar Owner Accused Of Selling Fake Coronavirus Vaccine Cards

Golden State authorities charged a man this week in connection with selling fraudulent COVID-19 vaccine cards, a first for the state.

CA Hospital Safety Grades 2021: The Best And The Worst

Safety grades by the nonprofit health care watchdog group Leapfrog show how hospitals in California responded to the coronavirus pandemic.

New Mask Mandate; Confiscated Guns Art Project: Top CA Stories

Take a look at some of the top news stories over the past week from across California.