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More Latino than white students admitted to University of California system

The University of California has for the first time invited more Latino than white students to be freshmen at one of the public college system's nine undergraduate campuses.

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Dear Jon: Auto insurance cheapest in California on the Central Coast

One thing you might scratch your head over is how affordable auto insurance is here on the Central Coast when most everything else is more expensive. Carl emailed me and asked, “Dear Jon, the cost of living is so expensive on the Central Coast, but why is auto insurance less expensive here?”

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California jobless rate unchanged at 8.1 percent

California's unemployment rate held steady at 8.1 percent in March while nearly 12,000 jobs were created.

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Injured ducks from Salinas being treated by SPCA of Monterey County

The SPCA of Monterey County is following several leads in the case of more than a dozen ducks shot this week in Salinas.

Watsonville man arrested after brief car chase

Monterey County Sheriff's deputies arrested three men after pursuing a suspected drunken driver near Porter Drive and San Juan Road.

Salinas family wins Recycle-a-Ride car in giveaway

Since last year, Central Coast News has teamed up with Malone's Collision Repair to refurbish used cars and give them away to deserving families.

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Watsonville gas pumps stealing credit card information, police say

Paying $4 a gallon is already a lot, but you could be paying a lot more than that without evening knowing it.

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Santa Cruz man arrested by FBI faces federal weapons charge

A Santa Cruz County man taken into custody by the FBI Wednesday was arrested on suspicion of being a felon in possession of firearms, according to court records.

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Police: Man caught with cache of drugs, weapons, cash and stolen cars

A man is behind bars after the Peninsula Regional Violence and Narcotics Team served a pair of search warrants around 9:30 a.m. Thursday.

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California drought expected to spike produce prices

It's another impact of the drought, this time where you shop. Produce prices are expected to spike in the next few months.

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Dear Jon: Auto insurance cheapest in California on the Central Coast

One thing you might scratch your head over is how affordable auto insurance is here…

Injured ducks from Salinas being treated by SPCA of Monterey County

The SPCA of Monterey County is following several leads in the case of more than a…

Watsonville man arrested after brief car chase

Monterey County Sheriff's deputies arrested three men after pursuing a suspected…

Salinas family wins Recycle-a-Ride car in giveaway

Since last year, Central Coast News has teamed up with Malone's Collision Repair to…

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Police: Man caught with cache of drugs, weapons, cash and stolen cars

A man is behind bars after the Peninsula Regional Violence and Narcotics Team served…

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California drought expected to spike produce prices

It's another impact of the drought, this time where you shop. Produce prices are…

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Dear Jon auto insurance on central coast

Dear Jon: Auto insurance cheapest in California on the Central Coast

One thing you might scratch your head over is how affordable auto insurance is here…

Watsonville man arrested after brief car chase

Monterey County Sheriff's deputies arrested three men after pursuing a suspected…

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Watsonville gas pumps stealing credit card information, police say

Paying $4 a gallon is already a lot, but you could be paying a lot more than that…

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Santa Cruz man arrested by FBI faces federal weapons charge

A Santa Cruz County man taken into custody by the FBI Wednesday was arrested on…

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California drought expected to spike produce prices

It's another impact of the drought, this time where you shop. Produce prices are…

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Watsonville police warning of fraudsters using credit card "skimmers"

Watsonville police say they've taken numerous reports of credit card fraud with…

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On This Day

  • On this day: April 18

    1906 San Francisco earthquake

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    Paul Revere rides, an earthquake and fires ravage San Francisco, Albert Einstein dies, Grace Kelly becomes a princess, and the U.S. embassy in Beirut is hit by a deadly car bomb, all on this day.

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Salinas family wins Recycle-a-Ride car in giveaway

Since last year, Central Coast News has teamed up with Malone's Collision Repair to…

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'Tentacles' opens at Monterey Bay Aquarium

The Monterey Bay Aquarium's newest exhibit focuses on all things cuttlefish,…

Monterey County students raise $7,700 for Salinas-based shelter and soup kitchen

Students raise thousands of dollars for Salinas soup kitchen

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Carmel-based youth fitness program serves 15,000 students

A youth fitness program run by the Big Sur International Marathon has surpassed its…

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