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Cleanup at Panther Beach

Save Our Shores

Volunteers sought for 30th annual Coastal Cleanup Day on Saturday

Save Our Shores is seeking volunteers to participate in this year's Coastal Cleanup Day on Saturday. The event, now in its 30th year, is the largest community cleanup of the year.

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Federal appeals court won't reconsider ruling in Morgan Hill flag T-shirt case

A federal appeals court is refusing to reconsider a previous ruling that found a Morgan Hill high school had the legal right to order a group of students wearing American flag T-shirts to turn them inside out during a Cinco de Mayo celebration.

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Officials investigating attempted homicide at Salinas Valley State Prison

A stabbing at Salinas Valley State Prison Tuesday afternoon is under investigation by prison officials.

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CPSC

Defective smoke and carbon monoxide alarms being recalled

A voluntary recall has been issued nationally for certain smoke and carbon monoxide alarms, fire officials said Wednesday.

Glenview Drive in Hollister

Crews detonate 100 pounds of explosives, chemicals found at Hollister home

Crews are still on scene Tuesday at a home in Hollister that prompted a hazmat evacuation Monday night. Officers with the FBI also were on scene Tuesday morning along with members of the Monterey County Sheriff's Office and the San Benito County District Attorney's Office.

Monterey airport travels face delays

Some flights at Monterey Regional Airport affected by runway improvement project

Some flights into and out of Monterey Regional Airport are being affected by weather and the recent temporary shutdown of the FAA Instrument Landing System. The ILS was shutdown on Sept. 8 for the next two weeks  as a scheduled part of the airport's runway safety area improvements.

Police investigate why autistic girl was left in bus

School district: Driver left 4-year-old Marina Del Mar student on bus

A bus driver accidentally left a 4-year-old autistic girl alone inside a school bus for at least two hours, Monterey Peninsula Unified School District officials said.

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Driver dead after driving off cliff in Big Sur

CHP is investigating a fatal crash in Big Sur.

Mole and Mariachi festival

Santa Cruz Mission hosts 2nd annual Mole and Mariachi Festival Saturday

Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks is hosting its second annual Mole and Mariachi Festival Saturday to benefit the Santa Cruz Mission.

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Cleanup at Panther Beach

Volunteers sought for 30th annual Coastal Cleanup Day on Saturday

Save Our Shores is seeking volunteers to participate in this year's Coastal Cleanup…

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Officials investigating attempted homicide at Salinas Valley State Prison

A stabbing at Salinas Valley State Prison Tuesday afternoon is under investigation…

Monterey airport travels face delays

Some flights at Monterey Regional Airport affected by runway improvement project

Some flights into and out of Monterey Regional Airport are being affected by weather…

Police investigate why autistic girl was left in bus

School district: Driver left 4-year-old Marina Del Mar student on bus

A bus driver accidentally left a 4-year-old autistic girl alone inside a school bus…

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Santa Cruz County News

Cleanup at Panther Beach

Volunteers sought for 30th annual Coastal Cleanup Day on Saturday

Save Our Shores is seeking volunteers to participate in this year's Coastal Cleanup…

Mole and Mariachi festival

Santa Cruz Mission hosts 2nd annual Mole and Mariachi Festival Saturday

Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks is hosting its second annual Mole and Mariachi…

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Arana Gulch partially closed for construction of new multi-use trail

The entire western side of Arana Gulch has been closed for final construction of the…

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Caltrans: Roadwork slated for Highway 17 Wednesday and Thursday

Crews will be performing road repair involving a 400-foot stretch of northbound…

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Glenview Drive in Hollister

Crews detonate 100 pounds of explosives, chemicals found at Hollister home

Crews are still on scene Tuesday at a home in Hollister that prompted a hazmat…

Hollister neighborhood evacuated for hazardous materials

Hollister police, fire investigating hazardous materials found in a home

12:45 a.m. UPDATE: All evacuations have been lifted in the area, until more testing…

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1 arrested in spate of burglaries in San Juan Bautista

San Benito County sheriff's deputies are investigating a spate of commercial…

New study on fracking 1

New study paints rosy economic picture for oil exploration in San Benito County

A new study says that in a ‘high end’ estimate over the next 30 years, oil well…

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Federal appeals court won't reconsider ruling in Morgan Hill flag T-shirt case

A federal appeals court is refusing to reconsider a previous ruling that found a…

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San Jose Sharks' forward organizing fundraiser for Sierra LaMar search

Forward Logan Couture is hosting a fundraiser event at a Morgan Hill school…

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Saratoga woman sentenced to 2.5 years in prison for tax evasion

A Saratoga woman was sentenced Monday to 30 months in federal prison for tax evasion.

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Study finds US children eat too much salt

More than 90 percent of school-aged children nationwide eat more sodium than…

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Anne C. Leach Mural

New mural unveiled, scholarship announced at Sun Street Centers in Salinas

A new mural was unveiled Friday at Sun Street Centers in Salinas to honor long-time…

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Panetta delivers keynote at Monterey County Reads recognition ceremony

A special celebration will held Friday at the Monterey Peninsula College's Marina…

Junior Giants

Nearly 400 children participate in this year's Junior Giants program in Santa Cruz County

Almost 400 kids took part in this year's Junior Giants program, sponsored by the…

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On This Day

  • On this day: September 17

    Civil War, Battle of Antietam painting

    Library of Congress

    The U.S. Constitution is signed, the Civil War sees the bloodiest battle in American history, the prototype space shuttle Enterprise is unveiled, and the Camp David Accords bring peace between Egypt and Israel, all on this day.

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