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San Diego Explained: Pure Water Moves Forward

On this week’s San Diego Explained, Voice of San Diego’s Ry Rivard and NBC 7’s Monica Dean unravel the billion-dollar project to turn wastewater to drinking water.

Video: Art Students Take on Trump's Border Wall Prototypes

 Eight border wall prototypes line the U.S-Mexico border fence in Otay Mesa — o…

San Diego Explained: How the State's Policing Illegal Pot Shops

On this week’s San Diego Explained, Voice of San Diego’s Jesse Marx and NBC 7’s Monica Dean look into California’s efforts to police illegal marijuana businesses.

San Diego Explained: Why So Many School Board Candidates Run Unopposed

On this week’s San Diego Explained, Voice of San Diego’s Mario Koran and NBC 7’s Monica Dean break down the unusual way San Diego Unified School Board races work and how the process can make it hard find potential candidates.