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Carmel Fire meeting

Hundreds of residents pack community meeting for more on Soberanes Fire

More than 500 people packed the auditorium at Carmel River Elementary School for a community meeting hosted by Cal Fire.

Soberanes Fire: new evacuations in Carmel Highlands

The U.S. Forest Service is ordering mandatory evacuations for parts of the Carmel Highlands area.

Soberanes Fire

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UPDATE: Soberanes fire continues to grow, now more than 16,000 acres

The Soberanes fire burning south of Carmel near Garrapata State Park is more than 16,000 acres as of Monday night.

Smoke filled sky from Soberanes Fire

Soberanes Fire Prompts Air Quality Advisory

As the Soberanes wildfire continues to burn north of Big Sur, the Monterey Bay Air Resources District has issued an air quality advisory.

SPCA shelter for evacuated pets

SPCA provides shelter to evacuated pets

The SPCA of Monterey County is providing shelter to about two dozen domesticated pets forced from their homes by the Soberanes Fire.

Santa Cruz Democrats react to DNC drama

The Democratic National Convention, which opens Monday in Philadelphia, was expected to be free of drama.

Fire crews set up headquarters at Toro Park

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Fire crews set up base camp at Toro Park

Firefighters from throughout the state are using Monterey County’s Toro Park as base camp for eating, sleeping and planning their attack on the Soberanes Fire.

Air attack helicopter

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CalFire helicopters are back in the air

CalFire air attack helicopters are back in the air after being grounded by poor visibility Monday morning. The first helicopter took off from Carmel Valley Airport at 12:30 p.m.

CalFire issues Soberanes Fire briefing

CalFire officials report the Soberanes Fire has destroyed 20 homes and burned 14,897 acres. The fire is 5 percent contained.

Whales

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Hundreds of humpback whales seen in Monterey Bay

Hundreds of humpback and blue whales are feasting on krill in the Monterey Bay. Whale watchers say it's the highest number of whales they've seen in years.

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Carmel Fire meeting

Hundreds of residents pack community meeting for more on Soberanes Fire

More than 500 people packed the auditorium at Carmel River Elementary School for a…

Soberanes Fire: new evacuations in Carmel Highlands

The U.S. Forest Service is ordering mandatory evacuations for parts of the Carmel…

Soberanes Fire

UPDATE: Soberanes fire continues to grow, now more than 16,000 acres

The Soberanes fire burning south of Carmel near Garrapata State Park is more than…

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Santa Cruz County News

Santa Cruz Democrats react to DNC drama

The Democratic National Convention, which opens Monday in Philadelphia, was expected…

Bike thefts

Santa Cruz: Bike thefts still a problem

Bicycle thefts are nothing new in Santa Cruz. They are among the city's most…

Watsonville car on car 2

Bizzare car-on-car accident in Watsonville

Friday morning, a car crashed into two parked cars and came to rest on top of them…

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San Benito County News

Gilroy woman killed in traffic accident

A Gilroy woman was killed Thursday morning when she lost control of her car and…

Police: Don't underestimate risks of edible marijuana products

Hollister police want parents to know that edible marijuana is no joke. Last week,…

Hollister police officer catches falling dog

Hollister police officer catches falling dog

Dog is man’s best friend, but that relationship goes both ways.

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4.2 Earthquake

4.2 earthquake rattles Central Coast

The Central Coast was rattled by two strong earthquakes and a series of smaller…

Marijuana bust

Pot farm busted on UC Santa Cruz property

Santa Clara County Sheriff's deputies busted an illegal marijuana growing operation…

New flights a possibility at Monterey airport

Travelers stay optimistic despite problems overseas

There is growing fear and anxiety for international travelers after the Bastille Day…

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