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Salinas leaders appoint Measure G oversight committee

The Measure G debate continued Tuesday at the Salinas City Council meeting as residents voiced their concerns over how the money will be spent. 

Big donation for the Food Bank for Monterey County

Big donation for the Food Bank for Monterey County

A big donation for the Food Bank for Monterey County days after a suspected arsonist caused more than half a million dollars in damage.

Renewed push to reform pesticide use on Cesar Chavez Day

Renewed push to reform pesticide use on Cesar Chavez Day

On what would have been Cesar Chavez’s 88th birthday, a group of Californians are renewing their push against pesticide use in the state. On Wednesday, March 31, farm workers, teachers, politicians and parents gathered in Watsonville. They, like others across the state discussed how to better protect everyone who…

Deadly crash on Highway 1 south of Lucia

California Highway Patrol reports officers are responding to a deadly crash south of Lucia Tuesday afternoon, according to online dispatch information.

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Breathing easier: Firefighters get new masks

The risks are high when firefighters enter burning buildings, both immediately and long term.

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UPDATE: Over 50,000 pounds of Beef and Pork recalled due to misbranding

Premier Distribution Center, Inc. of Nogales, Arizona, is recalling approximately 50,953 pounds of pork and beef products due to misbranding, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service. The beef and pork was sold at Mi Pueblo stores on the Central Coast

Wildfire prevention grazing sheep return to Fort Ord

Wildfire prevention grazing sheep return to Fort Ord

More than a thousand lambs are back to work on the Fort Ord National Monument and next month the Bureau of Land Management is honoring them with "Sheep Appreciation Day."

Salinas police arrest two stolen car suspects after foot pursuit

Salinas police arrest two stolen car suspects after foot pursuit

Two men, accused of stealing a car on March 26, were arrested Monday afternoon after a brief foot pursuit, Salinas police said.

 Two Salinas men sent to prison on sexual assault cases, two more charged

Two Salinas men sent to prison on sexual assault cases, two more charged

On Monday, the Monterey County District Attorney’s office said two Salinas men were sentenced to prison on sexual assault charges against multiple women in 2013.

Vegetation fire in Prunedale

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Dwindling inmate hand crews could hurt firefighting efforts, agencies say

North Monterey County firefighters saved five homes after a brush fire took off in Prunedale, during what could be the start of a busy season.

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Salinas leaders appoint Measure G oversight committee

The Measure G debate continued Tuesday at the Salinas City Council meeting as…

Big donation for the Food Bank for Monterey County

Big donation for the Food Bank for Monterey County

A big donation for the Food Bank for Monterey County days after a suspected arsonist…

Renewed push to reform pesticide use on Cesar Chavez Day

Renewed push to reform pesticide use on Cesar Chavez Day

On what would have been Cesar Chavez’s 88th birthday, a group of Californians are…

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Renewed push to reform pesticide use on Cesar Chavez Day

Renewed push to reform pesticide use on Cesar Chavez Day

On what would have been Cesar Chavez’s 88th birthday, a group of Californians are…

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UPDATE: Over 50,000 pounds of Beef and Pork recalled due to misbranding

Premier Distribution Center, Inc. of Nogales, Arizona, is recalling approximately…

Vegetation fire in Prunedale

Dwindling inmate hand crews could hurt firefighting efforts, agencies say

North Monterey County firefighters saved five homes after a brush fire took off in…

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Hollister employs raptor sounds to scare pigeons

Hollister pushes pigeons out by deploying raptor sounds

Another Central Coast city is resorting to raptors to get rid of nuisance birds

Jessica's Law is changing

Changing Jessica's Law creates controversy

A decision to loosen an 8 year ban preventing sex offenders from living near schools…

Hollister Native serving on one of Navy's newest ships

Hollister native serving on one of Navy's newest ships

A San Benito High School graduate is now serving our country aboard the USS New…

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UPDATE: Over 50,000 pounds of Beef and Pork recalled due to misbranding

Premier Distribution Center, Inc. of Nogales, Arizona, is recalling approximately…

Supreme court refuses to hear Morgan Hill students appeal

Supreme Court refuses to hear Morgan Hill students' appeal

The U.S. Supreme Court has denied an appeal from former Live Oak High School…

Hollister man killed in Highway 101 crash Sunday morning

California Highway Patrol said a 54-year-old man from Hollister was killed in a…

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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…

Making a Difference Monterey Bay Aquarium

Making a Difference at the Monterey Bay Aquarium

Each year millions of visitors flock to the Monterey Bay Aquarium to catch a glimpse…

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