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Hiker rescued from closed Big Sur park

Rescue crews pulled a man to safety after he became stranded on a steep cliff at Julia Pfeiffer-Burns State Park

State parks closed due to Soberanes Fire may partially re-open

As the Soberanes Fire enters its second month, there are signs that some state parks are slowly returning to normal operations.

Algae blamed for foul odor in Marina Salinas

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Toxic algae blooms popping up in Santa Cruz County

State water officials are finding an alarming number of toxic algae blooms throughout California, including some spots here on the Central Coast.

Discovery in Monterey Bay raises many questions

MBARI Scientists are getting answers about a discovery they made two years ago in Monterey Bay.

 

Jose Luis Aguilar

Monterey County Sheriff's Office

Man arrested, suspected of DUI in deadly Salinas car crash

The Salinas Police Department is investigating a fatal car crash that left a 78-year-old woman dead.

Soberanes Cachagua

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Soberanes Fire: A timeline

The Soberanes Fire has been burning north of Big Sur since Friday July 22. Here is a timeline of the fire’s spread and the efforts to contain it:

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Bill allowing voting booth selfies on way to California governor

A proposal to allow voting booth selfies and ballot photos is making its way to the California governor. This bill would allow voters to waive their right to keep their ballot a secret.

Monterey County to review Pebble Beach affordable housing appeal

The Monterey County Board of Supervisors decided Tuesday to move forward with a 24 unit affordable housing project presented by the Pebble Beach Company.

Woman wanted for using stolen credit card at Foster's Freeze, police say

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Woman accused of using stolen credit card at Foster's Freeze, police say

Salinas Police said a woman was spotted using a stolen credit card at a drive-thru Foster's Freeze in Salinas in July.

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Monterey County extends emergency declaration for Soberanes Fire

On Tuesday, the Monterey County Board of Supervisors extended a local emergency declaration for another 30 days because of the Soberanes Fire.

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Monterey County News

Hiker rescued from closed Big Sur park

Rescue crews pulled a man to safety after he became stranded on a steep cliff at…

State parks closed due to Soberanes Fire may partially re-open

As the Soberanes Fire enters its second month, there are signs that some state…

Soberanes Cachagua

Soberanes Fire: A timeline

The Soberanes Fire has been burning north of Big Sur since Friday July 22. Here is…

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Algae blamed for foul odor in Marina Salinas

Toxic algae blooms popping up in Santa Cruz County

State water officials are finding an alarming number of toxic algae blooms…

Man shot and killed near San Lorenzo River levee

Santa Cruz police are investigating a homicide near the San Lorenzo River levee…

Santa Cruz pharmacies must accept and dispose of unwanted drugs

Every pharmacy in Santa Cruz will soon be required to collect and dispose of any…

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Jury duty scam hitting San Benito County

A jury duty scam is hitting residents in San Benito County, according to the…

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Hit-and-run arrest in Hollister

A man has been arrested for a hit-and-run crash in Hollister.

Michael Cranton

Hollister Police arrest attempted armed robbery suspect

Hollister Police arrested a man Sunday who is accused of brandishing a crowbar while…

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Brush fire sparks in Morgan Hill

Morgan Hill: second fire burns near Bailey Road

Cal Fire reports another fire is burning near the site of Wednesday's Bailey Fire in…

Brush fire sparks in Morgan Hill

Brush fire sparks in Morgan Hill

Cal Fire is battling a wildfire in Morgan Hill, close the the San Jose border…

Fire burning near Morgan Hill now 75 percent contained

A Wildfire burning near Morgan Hill is 25 acres and is 10 percent contained Friday…

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