Ventura County Star's Top Stories of 2013 on Flipboard
By Ray Meese | We asked readers to rank our top stories of 2013.
The fire that started this morning in Camarillo Springs has hit the canyons of Point Mugu State Park and has burned 8,000 acres, with 10 percent …California
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Twenty-eight people were injured in a fireworks explosion about 9:15 p.m. Thursday that led to the immediate shut …Fireworks
A wave of recent shootings in Oxnard has left the Police Department’s sergeant in charge of violent crimes with little time for sleep.
Sgt. Alex …Crime
A science teacher fired for her past involvement in pornographic films will continue to fight for her job at the Oxnard School District.
Stacie Halas …Law
Timing has become critical as a battle to protect public and private property from Port Hueneme’s eroding shoreline continues on several fronts.
In …Ventura County Star
A 49-year-old Ventura man accused of killing a man police said was dating his mother and then storing the body in a freezer pleaded not guilty …Judiciary
The three Simi Valley schools recommended for closure next year have some of the lowest enrollments in the district, making them logical targets to …
Anticipating that new drilling techniques will make it possible to tap vast oil reserves thought to be unrecoverable, a Los Angeles-based oil company …Oil
An airplane pilot was killed when two planes collided over Ventura County on Monday afternoon, a spokesman for the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department …Airplanes
Jarvis Streeter is dying.
The religion professor at California Lutheran University delivers the news of the pancreatic cancer that has spread to his …Ventura County Star
The Saunders family has been outbid on every house they've seen in Simi Valley since they started shopping in February.
They don't have enough money …Real Estate
A church in midtown Ventura that offers religious worship and food, clothing and other social services mostly to homeless people is …Homelessness
WASHINGTON — In the late hours of the evening, with the federal government hurtling toward its first shutdown in 17 years, Rep. Lois Capps unleashed …U.S. Congress
It's easy to spot Sarah Baxter during a cross country race. She's usually running alone far ahead of the pack on her way to another victory.
After the …Simi Valley
In the tournament's final playing at Sherwood Country Club before moving to Florida next year, host and crowd favorite Tiger Woods missed a five-foot …
Oaks Christian School product Phil Bickford, the No. 10 overall pick in June's Major League Baseball draft, has apparently chosen to pitch for Cal …Toronto Blue Jays
We asked readers to rank The Star's top stories of 2013. Providing a list of stories to choose from, each story could receive a score of 0-10 (10 …