KBUU Newswire Day 124 – Wed Mar 13 – Swimmer Lost at Santa Monica – Jaguar Burglars Hit Fire Victim – Nobu AGAIN Goes Before Commission – County Plans Major Water Project at Palisades

Written by on March 13, 2019

This is Malibu’s Only Local Daily News – from FM 99-1 KBUU.  The headlines on Wednesday … Day 124:

  • =   A swimmer is still missing off Santa Monica.
  • =   Burglars in a new Jaguar strike a Malibu home.
  • =   Vintage Market may be up for sale.
  • =   Major repairs due for the one pipe that delivers water to Malibu.
  • =   And … the city asks … when will Nobu clean up its act?

Malibu’s Only Local Daily News .. from FM 99 point 1 FM … KBUU.

It’s the Wednesday edition of the news … from Radio Malibu  …. F-M 99 point 1 K B U U. Good morning … I’m Hans Laetz reporting.


Divers and other lifeguards will resume the search for a missing swimmer near the Santa Monica Pier this morning.

Baywatch Malibu was one of several lifeguard units rushed to the beach yesterday at about 11 in the morning … when a swimmer was reported in distress.

Winds were strong and the ocean churning.

A helicopter assisted in the search.

Divers will be in the water this morning after 8 …looking for the body.


A team of burglars driving a Jaguar with no license plates has hit homes from Malibu to the hills above West Hollywood.  Our report: https://www.radiomalibu.net/burglars-in-jag-hit-fire-victims/

ABC 7 News report: https://abc7.com/string-of-burglaries-target-malibu-hollywood-hills-homes/5188079/


When will Nobu clean up its act???
That’s the question as the city planning staff is recommending yet another extension for the popular celebrity restaurant … which is violating city coastal permits at its wildly popular restaurant near the Malibu Pier.  Details:  https://www.radiomalibu.net/violations-go-before-plan-comm/


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


The L A County Sheriff and his self-proclaimed “Truth And Reconciliation Commission” are being investigated by the LA County Board of Supervisors.

And the sheriff’s use of the very term “Truth And Reconciliation Commission” is being attacked as an offensive misuse. Details: https://www.radiomalibu.net/400-deputy-cases-review-under-fire/


L A County has a major water project coming up on the one pipe that delivers water to Malibu,

The county plans to relocate a portion of pipeline on PCH between Temescal Canyon and Chautauqua Blvd.

Yesterday … county crews blocked one lane to test turning off an enormous valve … that sits under the highway.

It’s not clear when the major work will be dug.


There may be a management shuffle coming for the Vintage Market chain that started in Malibu.  Details: https://www.radiomalibu.net/one-vintage-market-may-be-sold/


State contractors have removed debris from nearly 150 residential properties in Los Angeles and Ventura counties as of this week.

The state Consolidated Debris Removal Program says they have cleared debris from 127 properties in Los Angeles County and from 21 parcels in Ventura County.

The crews are expected to begin implementing erosion control measures today on properties where all clean-up goals have been achieved.

CalRecycle and the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services are working on 844 properties – 276 of them in Malibu.


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Weather for the Malibu ….

((((   Sunny windy and cool   )))) … highs  ((((   63  )))) beaches … ((((    64  )))) mountains and canyons.

Downcoast winds …  (((   light  )))) this afternoon.

Sunset tonight is at   ((((   1 before 7    )))).

After that … (((  windier   )))) tonight … low ((((  49   )))) beaches …  ((((  45  )))) mountains and canyons.

Tomorrow should be   ((((    much the same . No rain next 7 days.   )))).

At 8:05 … at Trancas it’s ((((    56   )))) degrees.

Leo Carrillo Beach …   ((((  50      )))).

Upper Malibu Canyon …  ((((   46    )))) .

And at Civic Center Los Angeles … ((((    52  )))).

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

The lifeguards say the waves today are   ((((   1-3 )))) feet high ….

Old NW swell drops out. New NW swell moving in while mixing with NW wind swell. Small SSW swell. Winds/conditions suspect with NW winds.

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

(((((  Low  tide is at 9:56 AM. High tide at 4:51 PM only 2.6ft high.

Low tide is at 8:06 PM .    ))))


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