KBUU Newswire – Day 466 – Tues Jan 18 – Sex Assault Brings Fear, Sheriff’s Response Brings Anger – SMMUSD May Lay Off 45 Teachers – CHP To PCH During Blackouts

Written by on February 18, 2020

  • =    A woman is sexually assaulted in a Civic Center condo.
  • =    Residents ask … why did it take the sheriff’s office 9 days to warn neighbors?
  • =    Teacher layoffs loom at the Santa Monica Malibu school district.
  • =    And every single teacher at Malibu High objects to plans to prohibit kids from over the hill.
  • =    The city will bring in C H P officers to direct traffic during blackouts.


Malibu’s Only Local Daily News … from Radio Malibu  …. F-M 99 point 1 K B U U. Good morning … I’m Hans Laetz reporting.


A sexual assault at a Malibu condominium …. a traumatized victim … and complaints that the sheriff’s office botched the case.  Details: https://www.radiomalibu.net/sexual-attack-in-condo-leaves-woman-shaken-and-lack-of-deputy-response-angers-community/


Teacher layoff notices may go out in the Santa Monica Malibu Unified School District.

And every teacher at Malibu Middle School and Malibu High School has signed an open letter to the school district … criticizing plans to end open enrollment in Malibu for kids who live over the hill.  Details: https://www.radiomalibu.net/smmusd-board-may-lay-off-45-teachers-as-mhs-teachers-object-to-any-ban-on-kids-from-over-the-hill/


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The mysterious remodeling at the Malibu Lumberyard is becoming a but clearer.  And the Nobujam Saga continues.  Details: https://www.radiomalibu.net/new-lumberyard-facade-unveiled-and-the-nobu-mess-again-tonight-at-plannign-commission/


California Highway Patrol officers will start directing traffic in Malibu during power outages … if the city council degrees.

City manager Reva Feldman has worked out a deal with CHP to hire chips to direct traffic when the power goes out.

Local sheriffs deputies have been ordered not to direct traffic at blackout intersections … they need to be patrolling for crime other problems in blacked out neighborhoods.

That leaves several major intersections unprotected … when Southern California Edison switches off the power to prevent wildfires.

The proposal to hire CHP officers would it cost the city about $50,000 …

It goes to the city council on Monday.


President Donald Trump is making a fast visit to the westside today.

Ni details have been released on traffic closures.

But you can expect problems on the 10 and 405 freeways this afternoon … and this evening.

The president is making a fundraising trip to the Montage hotel in downtown Beverly Hills.

Air Force One will landed LAX at about 325.

You will then make his way to arrive at Beverly Hills for at about 405 p.m.

You can expect traffic closures on the 405 and 10 freeways … all the the president may take a helicopter for part of the route.

Those details are never revealed.

The president will get a briefing on the upcoming Los Angeles Olympic games at four.

Then appear for a evening fundraiser at the montage in Beverly Hills.

Then it’s back to L-A-X … off to Las Vegas … for a fundraiser tonight.

He’ll then depart Nevada tomorrow morning for campaign stops in Bakersfield and the Coachella Valley.


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Weather for the Malibu ….

((((    Patchy dense fog and drizzle this morning … burning off by midmorning. )))) … highs  ((((   65  )))) beaches … ((((   76   )))) mountains and canyons.

Mild Santa Ana winds …  (((  up to 30   )))) miles per hour … will develop this afternoon.

Sunset tonight is at   ((((    5:40   )))).

After that … (((  more clouds and fog  )))) tonight … low ((((  50  )))) beaches …  ((((  40  )))) mountains and canyons.

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

There is a chance of light showers Friday night into Saturday.

Right now here at the KBUU studios in Trancas … it’s  ((((       )))) degrees.

Leo Carrillo beach … (((    ))).

Paradise Cove … (((    ))).

Big Rock … (((    ))).

In upper Malibu Canyon … (((    ))).

Calabasas … (((    ))).

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

Mo says the waves at Surfrider Beach today are   ((((    )))) feet high ….

Those are ((((  fair )))) surfing conditions …. according to Mo.

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