KBUU Newswire – Day 189 – Fri May 17 – Pedestrian Succumbs – Flap Over Roadblocks To Be Publicly Aired – Malibu May Get Its $6M From FEMA After All



    This is KBUU News – Day 189 – the headlines:

    • =   A pedestrian .. hit by a car at La Costa beach … has died. 
    • =   Are you still mad about the roadblocks around malibu during the fire?
    • =   The L A County Sheriffs Oversight Commission schedules public hearings in malibu. 
    • =   Malibu may get its 6 million dollars in FEMA reimbursements after all … as Republicans yield on Puerto Rico … and Democrats yield on border money.
    • =  Good news and bad news about the whales off the Southern California coast.
    • =  Big ships are slowing down … and hitting few of them.  But some species of whales are starving.

    Malibu’s Only Local Daily News … the   ((((  Friday  ))) edition of the news … from Radio Malibu  …. F-M 99 point 1 K B U U. Good morning … I’m Hans Laetz reporting.


    The woman hit by a car at La Costa Beach Wednesday night has died.

    L A County sheriff’s deputies say the woman died Thursday at the U C L A Medical Center. 

    A car struck the woman at about 6:40 Wednesday …. it was the third major crash on P C H in two days. 

    No word this morning exactly what went wrong … but the driver of the vehicle was not cited or arrested. 

    No name has been released for the victim … but she is believed to be a Malibu resident.


    The Los Angeles County Sheriff Civilian Oversight Commission has scheduled a town hall meeting for Malibu in two weeks..  Lingering anger and resentment over the road blocks around Malibu during and after the big fire can be expected to be brought up.  Details: https://www.radiomalibu.net/roadblock-complaints-can-get-aired/.


    The sheriff’s department is serving notice it will have extra deputies out on patrol Sunday in the City of Malibu … looking for violations made by drivers and motorcyclists that increase the risk of crashes.

    The motorcycle safety enforcement operation aims at educating both motorcyclists and drivers on the rules of the road.

    Sunday …


    The city of Malibu may soon get its $6 million dollars … money spent as result of the Woolsey fire and subsequent floods.  There may a solution to the disputes between president Donald Trump and congressional Democrats … over disaster relief. Details:  https://www.radiomalibu.net/disaster-logjam-may-be-ending/


    Nearly three dozen Santa Monica College (SMC) students graduated this spring from the school’s Law Pathway Program, more than triple the number that graduated in the program’s first year.

    Three-year-old program, which prepares students to become competitive applicants to law school.

    Students complete the program at Santa Monica College … go through a two year program at a traditional university … and then are ready for law school.

    34 graduates this year are transferring to universities that include UCLA, Columbia University, UC Irvine and California State University, Los Angeles.

    By completing the program, the students earn priority admission review at the schools of law at Santa Clara University, UCLA, UC Davis, University of San Francisco, Loyola, USC, UC Irvine and UC Berkeley.

    Malibu is part of the Santa Monica College District.


    You are listening to the latest news from Radio Malibu … F-M 99 point 1 K B U U. ——

    There is good news and bad news for the whales off California’s coast.

    Fewer whales are being hit by ships …as the big cargo lines are slowing their ships down.

    But gray whales seem to be starving due to lack of food.Details:  https://www.radiomalibu.net/ships-cut-speed-off-malibu-coast/ .


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    Weather for the Malibu ….

    ((((  Sunny and windy    )))) … highs  ((((   67   )))) beaches … ((((   70    )))) mountains and canyons. 

    Downcoast winds …  (((   very strong again  … 30  )))) miles per hour this afternoon.

    Sunset tonight is at   ((((    7:49    )))).

    After that … (((   windy  )))) tonight … low ((((   53  )))) beaches …  ((((  51   )))) mountains and canyons.

    Tomorrow should be   ((((    a littleless windy   )))).

    At 8:55 … at Trancas it’s ((((   55    )))) degrees.

    Leo Carrillo Beach …   ((((    54    )))).

    Upper Malibu Canyon …  ((((   49     )))) .

    And at Civic Center Los Angeles … ((((   54   )))).

    In the ocean … it’s ((((       )))) degrees in the water at Zuma Beach.

    The lifeguards say the waves today are   ((((  2 to 4  )))) feet high …. 

    High winds. 

    Those are ((((  poor )))) surfing conditions …. according to the lifeguards.

    (((((  High tide is at 9:31 AM  4.2ft High 

    2:59 PM  0.8ft Low 

    9:15 PM  6ft High   ))))


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