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Newsweek ranks Pacific Collegiate School #14 on top U.S. high schools list

A Santa Cruz school is ranked #14 on the latest list of top high schools in the U.S. released by Newsweek.

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Caltrans adds new traffic camera on Highway 101 at San Miguel Canyon

Caltrans has added three new traffic cameras to show real-time traffic conditions on Highway 101.

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Santa Cruz City Council looking to increase water rates by 50 percent over 5 years

The Santa Cruz City Council is expected to vote on Tuesday to increase water rates by 50 percent over a five-year period.

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Latest federal California sea otter count shows populations are static

The U.S. Geological Survey on Monday released the latest sea otter survey and it turns out, populations of the marine mammal are slightly down.

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King City elementary teacher a finalist in "Dream Big" challenge

A Santa Lucia Elementary School teacher is a finalist in the Thank a Million Teachers Dream Big Challenge.

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Artists working to beautify utility boxes in Salinas

Artists on Monday were continuing to work on a mural featuring writer John Steinbeck on a utility box at the corner of North Main Street and Harden Parkway.

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Man arrested in connection with burned body was found near Morgan Hill

A 21-year-old man was arrested on murder charges in connection with the death of a woman whose body was found burning near Morgan Hill last month.

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Highway 101 reoped at Sanborn off-ramp after lettuce spill

The Sanborn Road off-ramp from southbound Highway 101 was reopened Monday afternoon after a lettuce spill was cleaned up.

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U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds announce Hometown Heroes honorees

The California International Airshow and the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds will honor a local Olympian and an Alisal teacher as this year's "Hometown Heroes."

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Man pleads guilty to breaking wife's nose in Carmel Valley

A man who battered his wife after a little league game in the Carmel Valley and then fled has pleaded guilty.

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Monterey County News

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Newsweek ranks Pacific Collegiate School #14 on top U.S. high schools list

A Santa Cruz school is ranked #14 on the latest list of top high schools in the U.S…

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Caltrans adds new traffic camera on Highway 101 at San Miguel Canyon

Caltrans has added three new traffic cameras to show real-time traffic conditions on…

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Latest federal California sea otter count shows populations are static

The U.S. Geological Survey on Monday released the latest sea otter survey and it…

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King City elementary teacher a finalist in "Dream Big" challenge

A Santa Lucia Elementary School teacher is a finalist in the Thank a Million…

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Santa Cruz County News

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Newsweek ranks Pacific Collegiate School #14 on top U.S. high schools list

A Santa Cruz school is ranked #14 on the latest list of top high schools in the U.S…

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Santa Cruz City Council looking to increase water rates by 50 percent over 5 years

The Santa Cruz City Council is expected to vote on Tuesday to increase water rates…

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Latest federal California sea otter count shows populations are static

The U.S. Geological Survey on Monday released the latest sea otter survey and it…

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Santa Cruz pizza place robbed at gunpoint Sunday

A pizza place on Mission Street was robbed at gunpoint Sunday night, Santa Cruz…

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San Benito County News

New rules outlined to manage Measure J outcome

San Benito County pushes new rules ahead of Measure J ballot measure

Trying to protect taxpayers by preventing lawsuits.  It's the next step in the…

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DEAR JON: E-cigarettes still largely allowed

They’re fast becoming one of the biggest public health concerns,…

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Hollister resident named "Volunteer of the Year" for 12th Senate District

Ruth Erickson of Hollister has been selected as the Volunteer of the Year for the…

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San Benito Co. Sheriff's detective saves woman at Visalia hotel

A member of the San Benito County Sheriff's Office performed livesaving CPR on a…

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Santa Clara County News

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Newsweek ranks Pacific Collegiate School #14 on top U.S. high schools list

A Santa Cruz school is ranked #14 on the latest list of top high schools in the U.S…

Edgardo Gutierrez

Man arrested in connection with burned body was found near Morgan Hill

A 21-year-old man was arrested on murder charges in connection with the death of a…

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Tractor trailer overturns on Highway 101 on-ramp in Gilroy

A big rig carrying 40,000 pounds of large paper rolls overturned on the Highway 101…

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DEAR JON: E-cigarettes still largely allowed

They’re fast becoming one of the biggest public health concerns,…

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King City elementary teacher a finalist in "Dream Big" challenge

A Santa Lucia Elementary School teacher is a finalist in the Thank a Million…

A utility box on North Main pays homage to author and Salinas native John Steinbeck

Artists working to beautify utility boxes in Salinas

Artists on Monday were continuing to work on a mural featuring writer John Steinbeck…

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Hollister resident named "Volunteer of the Year" for 12th Senate District

Ruth Erickson of Hollister has been selected as the Volunteer of the Year for the…

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On This Day

  • On this day: September 22

    Jack Dempsey, Gene Tunney, Long Count boxing match program

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    Nathan Hale gives his life for America, Jack Dempsey loses the "Long Count" match, President Ford survives an assassination attempt, Farm Aid begins, and "Friends" premieres, all on this day.

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