KBUU Newswire Fri Apr 27: Dume Student Increase Debated – Avg Bu House Sale Now $2.45


    Traffic news today: one lane closed westbound PCH at the Escondido Beach landslide repair.

    And at Webb Way … 2 of the 4 lanes heading east at the signal are closed. No left turn from PCH up Webb Way towards Civic Center Way.


    This is KBUU News

    The headlines:

    • A few traffic concerns … a few concerns about overcrowding … at the meeting on doubling enrollment at Point Dume school last night.
    • And uproar over the spraying of Round Up by the MRCA.
    • Crime stats are out for Malibu .. the crime rate is flat.
    • And not one school fundraiser .. but three … coming up the weekend after this.
    • This is Malibu’s only local daily news. It’s the   ((((  internet  ))) edition of the (((  Friday ))) news … from Radio Malibu  ….  F-M 99 point 1 K B U U. Good morning … I’m Hans Laetz reporting.


    Not a huge crowd last night … as the Santa Monica Malibu Unified School District met with residents around the Point Dume elementary school campus.

    But there was some unhappiness voiced.

    Details: http://www.radiomalibu.net/speakers-5-to-2-in-favor/


    An uproar is brewing over the spraying of Round Up … a weed killer … on the side of the road in Puerco Canyon.

    Details:  http://www.radiomalibu.net/mrca-round-up/


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


    The monthly crime and traffic reports for Malibu are out.

    Crime rates are about the same … comparing March of this year with March 2017.

    Motorcycle cops wrote 428 traffic tickets in March …. 259 of those were for speeding.

    There were 35 car crashes in Malibu in March … 12 of them with injuries.

    Once again …. the “crashiest” place in Malibu is P C H at Las Flores Canyon Road.

    Unsafe speed …. again … the number one cause for crashes …. followed closely by unsafe lane changes.

    Zero bike crashes.

    And ..no traffic tickets were written for bicyclists in March.


    A school district schism reveals itself in May fundraising drives for the local school district.

    Three events for school parents in one weekend … but one is being shunned.

    Details: http://www.radiomalibu.net/3-fundraisers-split-district/


    Yet another breathless report form yet another luxury real estate analyst … about the wave of frenzied home buying has washed over Malibu’s beaches.

    Details: http://www.radiomalibu.net/average-malibu-sale-2-45-million/


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    Weather for the Malibu ….

    Fog burning off at midmorning  today … highs  ((((   61   )))) beaches … ((((   72    )))) mountains and canyons.

    Winds will be gentle.

    Downcoast winds …  (((   10  )))) miles per hour this afternoon.

    Sunset tonight is at   ((((   7:38     )))).

    After that … (((   mostly clear  )))) tonight … low ((((  55  )))) beaches …  ((((   50  )))) mountains and canyons.

    Tomorrow should be   ((((   much the same  )))).

    Right now … at Trancas it’s ((((    54    )))) degrees.

    In upper Malibu Canyon … ((((     47  )))) .

    And at Civic Center Los Angeles … ((((  57     )))).

    In the ocean … it’s ((((    55   )))) degrees in the water at Zuma Beach.

    Lifeguards say the waves today are   ((((  2 to 3   )))) feet high ….

    ((((   S swell fills in further and peaks – much of it missing the South Bay. Minor NW swell-mix blending in.  ))))

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

    High tide is at 8:39 … 4.6 feet.

    Low tide at 2:42.

    Then… a secondary high tide at 1 minute before 9 p-m … 5.4 feet.:   ))))


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