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Santa Cruz County wins national digital award

Santa Cruz County has been honored as the eighth most digital-friendly county in the nation.

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.

Soberanes Fire

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Soberanes Fire rages on, changes lives

In just five days, countless peoples lives have been forever changed on the Central Coast.

Soberanes Fire

COURTESY: Jason Camp

UPDATE: Soberanes fire grows overnight, now more than 19,000 acres

The Soberanes Fire burning south of Carmel near Garrapata State Park is more than 19,000 acres as of Tuesday morning.

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.

Watsonville police say teen was stabbed by girlfriend on Union Street

Watsonville police responded to Union Street between Riverside and Front, just before 6:00 p.m. on Monday evening.

Soberanes Fire: new evacuations in Carmel Highlands

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

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.

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Soberanes Fire

UPDATE: Soberanes fire grows overnight, now more than 19,000 acres

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

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…

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Santa Cruz County wins national digital award

Santa Cruz County has been honored as the eighth most digital-friendly county in the…

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…

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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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