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Deadly crash in Aptos

CHP: Deadly crash in Aptos leaves 4 dead, 4 injured

A deadly head-on collision in Aptos has left four people dead while four others were sent to the hospital, the California Highway Patrol said.

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Pacific Grove plastic bag ban in effect

Shoppers  in Pacific Grove will no longer hear, "Paper or plastic?" Instead, under a new ordinance banning plastic bags, shoppers will  hear, "Would you like a bag?"

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Gang Task Force arrest man for possession of methamphetamine

A 34-year-old man was arrested for possession of methamphetamine and cash believed to be from the sales of the drug, the Santa Cruz County Anti-Crime Team and Gang Task Force said.

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American Red Cross brings national campaign to reduce house fire deaths to Central Coast

A national campaign to reduce house fire deaths has come to the Central Coast.

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Pacific Grove school crossing guard placed on leave pending investigation

In Pacific Grove, a school crossing guard is on paid administrative leave pending an investigation by the District Attorney’s Office.

Watsonville dog recovering after being thrown out of a car

A $6,000 reward being offered for those responsible for suspected animal abuse in Watsonville

A case of roadside animal abuse in Santa Cruz County is making headlines across the country and now a reward is being offered to help find those responsible.

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Monterey County names new Parks Director

A new Parks Director has been named in Monterey County. Mark Mariscal comes from the parks department in Los Angeles.

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Dear Jon: Delays ending in Boronda Road widening project

It's a project 10 years in the making -- widening Boronda Road in Salinas. Jose emailed me at ‘DearJon@KIONRightNow.com’, “Dear Jon, my commute on Boronda can be a nightmare at times! When are they going to widen it?”

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Pacific Grove plastic bag ban in effect

Shoppers  in Pacific Grove will no longer hear, "Paper or plastic?" Instead, under…

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American Red Cross brings national campaign to reduce house fire deaths to Central Coast

A national campaign to reduce house fire deaths has come to the Central Coast.

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Deadly crash in Aptos

CHP: Deadly crash in Aptos leaves 4 dead, 4 injured

A deadly head-on collision in Aptos has left four people dead while four others were…

Sergio Quezada Chavez

Gang Task Force arrest man for possession of methamphetamine

A 34-year-old man was arrested for possession of methamphetamine and cash believed…

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American Red Cross brings national campaign to reduce house fire deaths to Central Coast

A national campaign to reduce house fire deaths has come to the Central Coast.

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American Red Cross brings national campaign to reduce house fire deaths to Central Coast

A national campaign to reduce house fire deaths has come to the Central Coast.

Special Report: San Benito County faces legal claims following Measure J approval

Special Report: San Benito County faces legal claims following Measure J approval

It's been three months since Measure J passed in San Benito County, banning fracking.

Special Report: Gang Prevention Summit aimed at keeping kids from joining gangs

Special Report: Clues your child could be mixed up in the wrong crowd

It’s the number one youth crime problem in many Central Coast cities – gangs.…

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Morgan Hill make drug arrest near East Dunne Ave.

Morgan Hill make drug arrest near East Dunne Ave.

Morgan Hill police said officers responded to a call of a suspect brandishing a gun…

Special Report: Gang Prevention Summit aimed at keeping kids from joining gangs

Special Report: Clues your child could be mixed up in the wrong crowd

It’s the number one youth crime problem in many Central Coast cities – gangs.…

CHP looking for diversity

CHP hiring seeking diversity

The California Highway Patrol is struggling to recruit more minority officers and is…

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King City kid heading to spring training to play for Chicago White Sox

A shot to play Major League Baseball is rare, but it's even more rare to meet a…

Aquaponics in Corralitos

Making A Difference: Aquaponics in Corralitos

For many, finding work can be challenging. Especially for those who have…

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Off-duty SVMH nurse delivers Walmart employee's baby in store bathroom

She's the kind of woman you'd want by your side in an emergency, especially if…

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