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Minor league ownership group delivers pitch to Salinas City Council

The idea that Salinas could be getting a minor league baseball team for the first time in more than 20 years, took a more realistic turn Tuesday.

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5 major wildland fires continue to burn in California

Over 8,100 firefighters continue to battle 5 major wildfires burning in California. Crews are making headway but with extreme dry conditions remaining in the state, residents are being warned to be fire safe.

 

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Santa Cruz Police seek suspect in surf shop theft

Santa Cruz police are seeking a suspect who they say used a stolen credit card to purchase about $1,600 in surf merchandise from O'Neill Surf Shop in Santa Cruz on Sunday afternoon.

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Study: Monterey County has highest youth homicide rate in California

A nonprofit organization's annual study on youth homicide finds that Monterey County has the highest rate of youth homicides of any California county.

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Blood donations sought on Monterey Peninsula

The Blood Center of Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula is still seeking donations before its scheduled closure next month.

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National Voter Registration Day is today, Sept. 23

Today is National Voter Registration Day and Central Coast elections officials are reminding community members to register to vote for the upcoming November election. The deadline is Oct. 20.

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Fort Ord war hospital placed on National Register of Historic Places

The Fort Ord Station Veterinary Hospital has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places.

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Santa Cruz police arrest Boulder Creek man in Costco thefts

Santa Cruz Police say tips from the public led them to the suspect accused in a series of thefts from Costco.

Jazz Festival organizers added grass to increase spectator experience this year

Need grass? Monterey Jazz Festival giving away free sod

Organizers of the Monterey Jazz Festival are giving away free grass starting Tuesday, Sept. 23.

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Water main break reported at Natividad Medical Center

A water main broke at Natividad Medical Hospital Monday, prompting a few elective surgeries to be rescheduled, hospital personnel said.

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Minor league ownership group delivers pitch to Salinas City Council

The idea that Salinas could be getting a minor league baseball team for the first…

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Study: Monterey County has highest youth homicide rate in California

A nonprofit organization's annual study on youth homicide finds that Monterey County…

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Blood donations sought on Monterey Peninsula

The Blood Center of Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula is still seeking…

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National Voter Registration Day is today, Sept. 23

Today is National Voter Registration Day and Central Coast elections officials are…

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Santa Cruz Police seek suspect in surf shop theft

Santa Cruz police are seeking a suspect who they say used a stolen credit card to…

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National Voter Registration Day is today, Sept. 23

Today is National Voter Registration Day and Central Coast elections officials are…

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Santa Cruz man's hot rod headed east for vintage car race

A special vintage car built by a Santa Cruz man is headed to the east coast for the…

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Santa Cruz police arrest Boulder Creek man in Costco thefts

Santa Cruz Police say tips from the public led them to the suspect accused in a…

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San Benito County News

Neighborhood watch groups on the rise in Hollister

Recent break-ins spur interest in Hollister Neighborhood Watch program

Residential break-ins are causing residents in one Central Coast city to promote new…

New rules outlined to manage Measure J outcome

San Benito County pushes new rules ahead of Measure J ballot measure

Trying to protect taxpayers by preventing lawsuits.  It's the next step in the…

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DEAR JON: E-cigarettes still largely allowed

They’re fast becoming one of the biggest public health concerns,…

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Hollister resident named "Volunteer of the Year" for 12th Senate District

Ruth Erickson of Hollister has been selected as the Volunteer of the Year for the…

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Santa Clara deputies make arrest in burned body case

Man arrested in connection with burned body found near Morgan Hill

A 21-year-old man was arrested on murder charges in connection with the death of a…

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Gilroy woman charged with stabbing fellow Gilroy resident Saturday

Gilroy police have arrested a 38-year-old woman for attempted murder after a…

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Newsweek ranks Pacific Collegiate School #14 on top U.S. high schools list

A Santa Cruz school is ranked #14 on the latest list of top high schools in the U.S…

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Tractor trailer overturns on Highway 101 on-ramp in Gilroy

A big rig carrying 40,000 pounds of large paper rolls overturned on the Highway 101…

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Winner claims $400,000 winning lottery ticket sold in Monterey

A winning Daily Derby ticket sold last month in Monterey has been claimed, state…

A utility box on North Main pays homage to author and Salinas native John Steinbeck

Artists working to beautify utility boxes in Salinas

Artists on Monday were continuing to work on a mural featuring writer John Steinbeck…

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King City elementary teacher a finalist in "Dream Big" challenge

A Santa Lucia Elementary School teacher is a finalist in the Thank a Million…

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On This Day

  • On this day: September 23

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    Lewis and Clark return to St. Louis, the Nintendo Company is formed, Sigmund Freud dies, "The Jetsons" premieres, and Elton John's musical tribute to Princess Diana hits America, all on this day.

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