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KSBR NEWS Brief for Monday, Jan. 26, 2015


The Marines Corps has identified two Camp Pendleton based pilots killed when their helicopter crashed during a training exercise at the Twentynine Palms Marine base.

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On the Topic: Dr. Tod Burnett

Original Air Date:  
Jan 26 2015

With President Obama's plan for free community college and certain California community colleges now granted authority to award Bachelor's Degrees; not to mention the start of a new semester, there's a lot going on in the world of higher education! Saddleback College President Tod Burnett joins KSBR's Matt Johnson for a discussion of these events and more as KSBR goes "On the Topic." 

Collage: Concussions

Original Air Date:  
Jan 26 2015

A concussion is type of traumatic brain injury that is caused by a bump, blow, or jolt to the head. Concussions can change the way the brain operates. Dr. Michael Brant-Zawadzski is the Executive Medical Director for Hoag Memorial Hospital Nuerosciences Institute. Dr. Brant Zawadzski joins KSBR News Director on this edition of "Collage." 

KSBR News Report: Point in Time Count

Original Air Date:  
Jan 26 2015

In order to recieve federal funding, every two years counties across the nation must submit a report of their homeless population. In order to get an accurate count in the OC, over 900 volunteers are organized by 211 OC to count and survey homeless individals. In 2013, the population of homeless individuals in Orange County was 13,000. KSBR's Matt Johnson recounts the experience of a group of volunteers as they perform the survey.


Find out what's happening in our community Mondays at 7pm with Dawn Kamber on Collage.

  • Jan. 26 Concussions
  • Feb. 2 American Heart Month
  • Feb. 9 Festival of Whales
  • Feb. 16 Autism & Attention Deficit Disorder
  • Feb. 23 Sierra Sage Group of Sierra Club
  • Mar. 2 Rancho Mission Viejo
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