UPDATE: Fire shuts down Highway 68 at Morse Gate Tuesday afternoon

Crews are responding to a fire along Holman Highway 68 near Pacific Grove, where a tree reportedly fell down on a power line, according to CHP.

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UPDATE: Fire shuts down Highway 68 at Morse Gate Tuesday afternoon

Crews are responding to a fire along Holman Highway 68 near Pacific Grove, where a tree reportedly fell down on a power line, according to CHP.

UCSC Receives Nearly $1 Million Federal Grant

The University of California-Santa Cruz will be getting nearly $1 million to study and predict the effects of ocean acidification.

Fire at Monterey Mushrooms Tuesday morning

Cal Fire said Monterey Mushrooms caught on fire Tuesday morning on Meyher Court in Royal Oaks.

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UCSC students scramble for fall quarter housing

It's tough for UC Santa Cruz students to find somewhere affordable to live. But the university says its prepared to help them find housing before classes start next month.

Major contruction project begins on Freedom Blvd. in Watsonville

Major contruction project begins on Freedom Blvd. in Watsonville

A major re-construction project starts Tuesday on Freedom Boulevard between Broadis Street and Alta Vista Avenue in Watsonville.

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Salinas police slated to receive $5.5 million to improve public safety

As the Salinas Police Department works to investigate 27 homicides this year so far, Police Chief Kelly McMillin plans to ask city leaders to approve state funding slated to pay for a new crime investigation tool and new police facilities.

Investigators searching for Seaside robbery suspect

Peninsula Regional Violence and Narcotics Team

Investigators searching for Seaside robbery suspect

Investigators with the Peninsula Regional Violence and Narcotics Team are searching for a man wanted for robbing a check cashier business in Seaside Thursday August 25.

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California Department of Fish and Wildlife

Three sea otters shot dead, wash ashore in Santa Cruz County

Earlier month, three endangered southern sea otters that had been shot and killed washed up onto Santa Cruz beaches. The California Department of Fish and Wildlife is asking for help identifying those responsible.

Weather experts working with firefighters

Temperature, humidity, wind speed and direction are all factors in how a wildfire behaves.

Monterey County enhances pesticide safety for farmworkers

Monterey County enhances pesticide safety for farmworkers

Farmworkers in Monterey County are going to be better informed about when pesticides are used in the fields.

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UPDATE: Fire shuts down Highway 68 at Morse Gate Tuesday afternoon

Crews are responding to a fire along Holman Highway 68 near Pacific Grove, where a…

Monte bella shooting

Salinas police slated to receive $5.5 million to improve public safety

As the Salinas Police Department works to investigate 27 homicides this year so far…

Investigators searching for Seaside robbery suspect

Investigators searching for Seaside robbery suspect

Investigators with the Peninsula Regional Violence and Narcotics Team are searching…

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UCSC Receives Nearly $1 Million Federal Grant

The University of California-Santa Cruz will be getting nearly $1 million to study…

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UCSC students scramble for fall quarter housing

It's tough for UC Santa Cruz students to find somewhere affordable to live. But the…

Major contruction project begins on Freedom Blvd. in Watsonville

Major contruction project begins on Freedom Blvd. in Watsonville

A major re-construction project starts Tuesday on Freedom Boulevard between Broadis…

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Hollister police investigate armed robbery Monday morning

Hollister police investigate armed robbery Monday morning

Hollister police said officers are investigating an armed robbery at Riteaid near…

Pinnacles Nat l Park generates 11m in 2014

National Parks celebrate 100th birthday

Thursday, August 25, marks the 100th birthday of the National Park Service. To…

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Jury duty scam hitting San Benito County

A jury duty scam is hitting residents in San Benito County, according to the…

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Morgan Hill Police seek two armed robbery suspects

Morgan Hill Police released sketches Monday of two men suspected of robbing a money…

San Jose man arrested on drug charges in Santa Cruz incident

Monterey County man arrested on drug charges in Santa Cruz incident

A Monterey County man was arrested on drug charges in Santa Cruz County after…

Brush fire sparks in Morgan Hill

Morgan Hill: second fire burns near Bailey Road

Cal Fire reports another fire is burning near the site of Wednesday's Bailey Fire in…

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