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CIG Insurance Community Safety Saturday: Sept. 6, 2014

CIG Insurance Community Safety Saturday™ is a free, family and community event that offers information and education about how to improve the safety and security of children, teens, families and communities. This important event, first developed by Capital Insurance Group (CIG), was born out of the concern to keep…

Car fire sparks grass fire along Highway 152

Slow containment on 'Casa Fire' at Highway 152 east of Gilroy

Both lanes of Highway 152 now have one lane in each direction open near Casa De Fruta after an accident and a grass fire that took off Thursday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The Casa Fire is at 10% containment as of 10 p.m. Thursday.

A Toyota Prius hit a guard rail on the north side of Highway…

Convicted sex offender leads Monterey County Sheriff's deputies on chase

A convicted sex offender wanted by Torrance police led officers from multiple agencies on a chase through southern Monterey County early Friday morning.

Nurses picket at Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital

Registered nurses at Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital picket Thursday

Registered nurses at Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital plan to picket outside the hospital Thursday afternoon.

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Homicide investigation continues after burning body found near Morgan Hill

The Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office is investigating a homicide near Morgan Hill.

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Watsonville native wins National Institutes of Health scholarship

A Watsonville native has been awarded a prestigious National Institutes of Health scholarship.

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$400,000 winning Daily Derby lottery ticket sold in Monterey

A nearly $400,000 lottery ticket was purchased in Monterey this week, according to state lottery officials.

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Blood donations needed in Monterey County

Blood donations are needed on the Monterey Peninsula.

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Stalking suspect leads authorities on pursuit through Gilroy, Morgan Hill

Gilroy police said a Los Banos resident led them on a pursuit through unincorporated Santa Clara County Wednesday after he violated a restraining order.

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Feds to resume leasing for fracking in California

The Bureau of Land Management says it will resume oil and gas leasing for fracking on federal land in California next year.

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Convicted sex offender leads Monterey County Sheriff's deputies on chase

A convicted sex offender wanted by Torrance police led officers from multiple…

Nurses picket at Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital

Registered nurses at Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital picket Thursday

Registered nurses at Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital plan to picket outside the…

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$400,000 winning Daily Derby lottery ticket sold in Monterey

A nearly $400,000 lottery ticket was purchased in Monterey this week, according to…

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Blood donations needed in Monterey County

Blood donations are needed on the Monterey Peninsula.

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Feds to resume leasing for fracking in California

The Bureau of Land Management says it will resume oil and gas leasing for fracking…

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Watsonville native wins National Institutes of Health scholarship

A Watsonville native has been awarded a prestigious National Institutes of Health…

New youth football league gets state of the art gear

New tri-county youth football league focuses on safety first

A new youth football league based in Watsonville says it's putting safety first.

Santa Cruz Cardinals High School Football Field Dried Out

Santa Cruz High School football field dried out, unusable

The Santa Cruz Cardinals High School football team won't host one game this season…

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Grand opening ceremony held for new Aptos Blue housing complex

State and local officials are celebrating the grand opening Wednesday of a  new…

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Car fire sparks grass fire along Highway 152

Slow containment on 'Casa Fire' at Highway 152 east of Gilroy

Both lanes of Highway 152 now have one lane in each direction open near Casa De…

New youth football league gets state of the art gear

New tri-county youth football league focuses on safety first

A new youth football league based in Watsonville says it's putting safety first.

Hollister Police Chief: Search for Jose Barajas remains #1 priority

More than three weeks after 19-year-old Ariana Zendejas was killed, Hollister…

Expert on nearby earthquake faultlines

Local geology expert weighs in on Bay Area quake

The San Andreas Fault is the largest fault in the state of California- and it…

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Santa Clara County News

Car fire sparks grass fire along Highway 152

Slow containment on 'Casa Fire' at Highway 152 east of Gilroy

Both lanes of Highway 152 now have one lane in each direction open near Casa De…

Oak Glen Avenue in Morgan Hill area

Homicide investigation continues after burning body found near Morgan Hill

The Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office is investigating a homicide near Morgan Hill.

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Stalking suspect leads authorities on pursuit through Gilroy, Morgan Hill

Gilroy police said a Los Banos resident led them on a pursuit through unincorporated…

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Morgan Hill police arrest 19-year-old suspected of assaulting 14-year-old girl

Morgan Hill police arrested a 19-year-old man accused of sexually assaulting a 14…

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Watsonville native wins National Institutes of Health scholarship

A Watsonville native has been awarded a prestigious National Institutes of Health…

New youth football league gets state of the art gear

New tri-county youth football league focuses on safety first

A new youth football league based in Watsonville says it's putting safety first.

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California Rodeo Association provides nonprofits with $220,000

The California Rodeo Association presented nonprofit organizations with more than…

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    Michael Jackson in Brunei

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    American troops march through a liberated Paris, the King of Pop is born, The Beatles perform their last concert before paying fans, and Hurricane Katrina hits the Gulf Coast, all on this day.

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