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OCR: Jaramillo cooperates with federal investigation

Ex-sheriff’s assistant and one time friend of Mike Carona secretly pleaded guilty in March to two federal charges. BY LARRY WELBORN and PEGGY LOWE The Orange County Register SANTA ANA Former assistant sheriff George Jaramillo secretly pleaded guilty in March to federal tax evasion and mail fraud, and agreed to cooperate in a growing federal…

Santiago Fire UPDATE: Fire Reaches Silverado, Firefighters Prepare in Riverside County

The Orange County Fire Authority & The Register are reporting that active fire is now in Silverado Canyon. Firefighters reiterate that evacuation is mandatory and re-entry is prohibited. Check OCFA’s web site for more info on the fire. Meanwhile, firefighters have begun staging in Riverside County. While Riverside does not face an immediate threat from…

Bush Came Here Today, But Will He Forget Us Tomorrow?

  President Bush had a message Thursday for Southern Californians weary and frightened from five days of wildfires. “We’re not going to forget you in Washington, D.C.,” he declared in an eerie echo of what he once told Hurricane Katrina victims.  I noticed at the The Register and The San Diego Union-Tribune’s fire blog that…