A garden chore that gives you a sinking feeling...

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I need two scuba divers to remove large potted plant from a swimming pool.

That's what the forum item said when it was posted on RM.com Saturday. Hundreds of Murietans, drawn by the headline, clicked to see what it was about. Yes, it was about Friday's storm, and the story has a happy ending.

Storm hits, felling trees and cutting power for six hours

* See more photos of the storm damage here

A strong winter storm rolled through the area Friday, felling trees and knocking out Murieta's power for six hours.

Trust fund created for family of woman killed in car crash

Murietans used e-mail Thursday to share thoughts about the 19-year-old woman with local ties who died in a New Year's Day car crash. A memorial fund for her family has been established at El Dorado Savings Bank in Murieta Plaza.

Murieta braces for winter storm

Rancho Murieta spent Thursday bracing for a big winter storm that's forecast to arrive overnight.  The Rancho Murieta Association was offering sandbags for residents who've had problems with flooding in the past.


No traffic incidents reported on Murieta commuter roads

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