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Armed robbery suspects arrested in Salinas, police say

Armed robbery suspects arrested in Salinas, police say

Salinas police said good descriptions from witnesses lead officers to four armed robbery suspects, two of them are juveniles Thursday afternoon.

Watsonville Fish House scammed by fake fire inspector, police say

The Fish House Bar and Grill in Watsonville is dealing with another headache after a scam by a man posing as a fire inspector, according to Watsonville Police and Fire.

Pesticides schools and workshops

Pesticide use near schools still major concern

With the just released 2014 Department of Pesticide Regulation findings for California and Salinas, the controversy over pesticide use near schools gets louder once again. Workshops are planned in Salinas to address the issues but opponents question the DPR's methods in their testing.

Santa Cruz at-risk teen reported missing, deputies say

Santa Cruz at-risk teen reported missing, deputies say

Deputies with the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office said they're looking for teen reported missing by his parents on Thursday.

Bill targets the financial assets of criminal organizations

UPDATE: New bill to freeze criminal organizations’ finances heads to CA Senate

A bill that would authorize state law enforcement to freeze gang assets moved forward to the CA Senate Thursday.

2014 Pesticide study

No health threat says latest state pesticide air quality study

Since 2011, the State Department of Pesticide Regulation has been studying overall air quality in 3 strategic locations in California. Their latest draft report for 2014 includes a testing station in Salinas. The report showed air quality for 2014 was actually better than in previous years.

Watsonville downtown closure for repaving project Saturday

Watsonville downtown closure for repaving project Saturday

A two-mile portion of Highway 152 in downtown Watsonville will be closed all day on Saturday for a repaving project, crews said.

Traffic worker hit killed along Highway 68

Lighthouse Ave. tunnel closure Thursday night for repairs

The Lighthouse Ave. tunnel in Monterey will be closed in one direction overnight due to maintenance repairs, according city officials.

Salinas man claims $2.7 million lottery winnings on his way to Las Vegas

Salinas man claims $2.7 million lottery winnings on his way to Las Vegas

A Salinas man is $2.7 million dollars richer after drawing a winning Mega Millions lottery ticket from Star Market at S. Main and Blanco last week, according to the California Lottery.

UPDATE: Wildfire contained above Gilroy neighborhood, crews say

UPDATE: Wildfire contained above Gilroy neighborhood, crews say

Gilroy Fire said a seven acre fire above the Eagle Ridge Golf Course neighborhood is 100 percent contained.

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Armed robbery suspects arrested in Salinas, police say

Armed robbery suspects arrested in Salinas, police say

Salinas police said good descriptions from witnesses lead officers to four armed…

Pesticides schools and workshops

Pesticide use near schools still major concern

With the just released 2014 Department of Pesticide Regulation findings for…

Bill targets the financial assets of criminal organizations

UPDATE: New bill to freeze criminal organizations’ finances heads to CA Senate

A bill that would authorize state law enforcement to freeze gang assets moved…

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Santa Cruz County News

Watsonville Fish House scammed by fake fire inspector, police say

The Fish House Bar and Grill in Watsonville is dealing with another headache after a…

Pesticides schools and workshops

Pesticide use near schools still major concern

With the just released 2014 Department of Pesticide Regulation findings for…

Santa Cruz at-risk teen reported missing, deputies say

Santa Cruz at-risk teen reported missing, deputies say

Deputies with the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office said they're looking for teen…

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San Benito HS bomb threat suspect pleads guilty

UPDATE: San Benito HS bomb threat caller sentenced to prison

A Michigan man, who pleaded guilty to making bomb threats toward San Benito High…

Tiny solution to a big problem – Homelessness

Tiny solution to a big problem with homelessness in San Benito and Santa Clara counties

A tiny solution to a big problem. On Thursday, students from San Benito and Santa…

Greenfield pulls possibility of medical marijuana dispensaries

The city of Greenfield has decided to pull the possibility of medical marijuana…

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UPDATE: Wildfire contained above Gilroy neighborhood, crews say

UPDATE: Wildfire contained above Gilroy neighborhood, crews say

Gilroy Fire said a seven acre fire above the Eagle Ridge Golf Course neighborhood is…

Fight leads to stabbing in Gilroy neighborhood, police say

Suspect arrested after Tuesday night stabbing in Gilroy, police say

Gilroy police said detectives are investigating a stabbing Tuesday night in the 300…

CalStar air ambulance called out for Gilroy crash Wednesday morning

A Jeep Wrangler and a cyclist crashed Wednesday morning on Mt. Madonna Road in…

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Pebble Beach chef wins competition

Pebble Beach chef wins big competition

A Pebble Beach chef made it to the finals of a big competition after beating the…

Salinas students visit UC Berkeley

Salinas students visit UC Berkeley

re than a dozen high school students from Salinas took a trip to the Bay Area to…

Making a Difference Red Cross

Making a Difference Red Cross

Disasters strike without warning, but the Red Cross is ready to respond. One local…

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