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Car accident in Salinas

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1 dead after Monday afternoon crash at Bernal and Natividad

Salinas police say they believe an 80-year-old man died behind the wheel Monday afternoon, causing his car to careen into a center divide and land vertically.

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Dollar City in Salinas robbed at gunpoint Monday evening

The Dollar City and More store at 108 Williams Road was robbed at gunpoint Monday shortly before 5 p.m.

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Fatal tractor accident reported in San Ardo

A fatal tractor accident was reported on Cattlemen Road in San Ardo around 1 p.m. Monday.

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Salinas man pleads no contest to 7 counts of child molestation

A 21-year-old Salinas plan has pleaded no contest to seven counts of child sex abuse, Monterey County prosecutors said.

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Roadwork in Davenport this week

Cement Plant Road, 1st Avenue, 2nd Avenue, 3rd Avenue and Adeline Street in Davenport will be subject to traffic delays and lane closures beginning Tuesday, Sept. 16 through Friday, Sept. 19. 

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Pinnacles National Park holding fundraising hikes for condor restoration

A series of guided birding hikes at Pinnacles National Park this fall will raise money for the Condor Restoration Program.

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Manhunt Monday: Sept. 15, 2014

Kyle Camargo: Hispanic male adult, 22 years old, 5'7", 170 lbs., black hair and brown eyes. Camargo has a tattoo of the name "Rose" on neck and a woman's face on left arm. Camargo threatened to kill the victim during an argument. The victim believes Camargo will carry out his threats. Camargo is wanted on terrorist…

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Campaign underway to help high-risk communities prone to fire dangers

An effort is underway to help some of the communities prone to fire dangers on the Central Coast. The Fire Safe Council For Monterey County kicked off a campaign to raise funds and awareness.

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Special day of activities slated at Elkhorn Slough Reserve

Celebrating and showcasing one of the Central Coast’s natural habits will occur at the Elkhorn Slough Reserve on Saturday, September 27. It’s National Estuaries Day and organizers at the reserve will host activities and presentations free and open to the public.

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Car accident in Salinas

1 dead after Monday afternoon crash at Bernal and Natividad

Salinas police say they believe an 80-year-old man died behind the wheel Monday…

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Dollar City in Salinas robbed at gunpoint Monday evening

The Dollar City and More store at 108 Williams Road was robbed at gunpoint Monday…

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Fatal tractor accident reported in San Ardo

A fatal tractor accident was reported on Cattlemen Road in San Ardo around 1 p.m.…

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Salinas man pleads no contest to 7 counts of child molestation

A 21-year-old Salinas plan has pleaded no contest to seven counts of child sex abuse…

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Roadwork in Davenport this week

Cement Plant Road, 1st Avenue, 2nd Avenue, 3rd Avenue and Adeline Street in…

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Special day of activities slated at Elkhorn Slough Reserve

Celebrating and showcasing one of the Central Coast’s natural habits will occur at…

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Watsonville police could be getting second K-9

The Watsonville Police Department could soon be getting a new addition to its force…

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Santa Cruz POA says distribution of memorial funds for slain officers' families still in legal limbo

Distribution of funds raised for the families of two slain Santa Cruz police…

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1 arrested in spate of burglaries in San Juan Bautista

San Benito County sheriff's deputies are investigating a spate of commercial…

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New study paints rosy economic picture for oil exploration in San Benito County

A new study says that in a ‘high end’ estimate over the next 30 years, oil well…

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Study finds US children eat too much salt

More than 90 percent of school-aged children nationwide eat more sodium than…

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Mountain lion spotted at Brigantino Park in Hollister Tuesday

Hollister Police Chief David Westrick said Tuesday morning that a mountain lion was…

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Saratoga woman sentenced to 2.5 years in prison for tax evasion

A Saratoga woman was sentenced Monday to 30 months in federal prison for tax evasion.

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Study finds US children eat too much salt

More than 90 percent of school-aged children nationwide eat more sodium than…

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Gilroy man killed in motorcycle crash Tuesday evening in Morgan Hill

A Gilroy man died Tuesday night after he lost control of his motorcycle, went off…

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Driver air-lifted to hospital after crash on Highway 101 in Gilroy

A one-car crash caused a major traffic backup Tuesday night on northbound Highway…

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New mural unveiled, scholarship announced at Sun Street Centers in Salinas

A new mural was unveiled Friday at Sun Street Centers in Salinas to honor long-time…

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Panetta delivers keynote at Monterey County Reads recognition ceremony

A special celebration will held Friday at the Monterey Peninsula College's Marina…

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Nearly 400 children participate in this year's Junior Giants program in Santa Cruz County

Almost 400 kids took part in this year's Junior Giants program, sponsored by the…

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On This Day

  • On this day: September 15

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    New York City falls to the British, tanks make their combat debut, a racially motivated bombing kills four girls at a Birmingham church, and Muhammad Ali scores his last victory, all on this day.

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