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Fortune teller on the run after scamming customers, police say

Fortune teller on the run after scamming customers, police say

A woman wanted on suspicion of stealing more than $50,000 from residents on the Central Coast is on the run, according to Seaside Police.

Fireworks demonstrations highlight dangers

Fireworks demonstrations highlight dangers

On Tuesday, local law enforcement agencies got together to highlight the dangers of fireworks, both illegal and those considered. ‘safe and sane.’ If used improperly, both could ignite dry brush instantly.

Highway Fire started just south of Gilroy

UPDATE: Wildfire in Gilroy is 50 acres, 50% contained

Cal Fire crews are responding to a brush fire at Highway 101 and the Monterey Frontage Road, just north of 25.

Fire Crew Response

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Fire burning in the redwoods of Big Sur, crews say about 2 acres

CAL FIRE crews are assisting the U.S. Forest Service in Big Sur with the Stone Ridge Fire Tuesday night burning in the Los Padres National Forest.

Santa Cruz Grand Jury reassess medical services in county jails

Since Santa Cruz County outsourced its jail medical services to the California Forensic Medical Group (CFMG) back in 2012, the jail’s medical services have been enhanced and expanded the Grand Jury said.

Woman being sought by Salinas PD

Woman's identity sought

A woman's identity is being sought by Salinas Police. She's not a suspect, but may help with an investigation.

Pacific Grove man sentenced for workers' comp fraud, owes hefty victim resolution compensation

A Pacific Grove man is sentenced for three felony charges and after he pleaded guilty to charges of workers' compensations insurance fraud, running a construction business without a license and tax evasion. He is also charged to pay hefty victim resolution fees. 

VTC gets Prop 41 funding

Marina Veterans Transition Center gets nearly $6 million in new funding

The passage of 2014's Proposition 41 will pay off for Central Coast veterans who are facing homelessness, for the first time. Marina's Veterans Transition Center is slated to receive $5.9 million in the first round of funding.

UCSC students sentenced for protest in March

UPDATE: UCSC "Highway 6" restutition hearing continued to July

A judge in Santa Cruz County Superior Court said a decision on the restitution six UCSC protesters will have to pay won't be decided until all six criminal cases are complete.

Hartnell College taken off warning list, accreditation reaffirmed

On Tuesday, Hartnell College announced its accreditation has been returned and has been taken off a warning list.

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Fortune teller on the run after scamming customers, police say

Fortune teller on the run after scamming customers, police say

A woman wanted on suspicion of stealing more than $50,000 from residents on the…

Fireworks demonstrations highlight dangers

Fireworks demonstrations highlight dangers

On Tuesday, local law enforcement agencies got together to highlight the dangers of…

Fire Crew Response

Fire burning in the redwoods of Big Sur, crews say about 2 acres

CAL FIRE crews are assisting the U.S. Forest Service in Big Sur with the Stone…

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Santa Cruz County News

Santa Cruz Grand Jury reassess medical services in county jails

Since Santa Cruz County outsourced its jail medical services to the California…

UCSC students sentenced for protest in March

UPDATE: UCSC "Highway 6" restutition hearing continued to July

A judge in Santa Cruz County Superior Court said a decision on the restitution six…

More shark sightings in Santa Cruz County

UPDATE: More great white sharks seen near Seacliff State Beach

More sharks are being reported in the same area where they were seen in Santa Cruz…

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Water conservation enforced in Hollister

Water conservation enforced in Hollister

Residents in Hollister may now see code enforcement officers patrolling the city.

Hollister power soccer team fights to stay together

Hollister power soccer team fights to stay together

"Finding the power from within" -- that's the motto of a wheelchair soccer team in…

San Benito HS pool closure sparks outcry

Hollister parents upset and disappointed over drained HS pool

An outdated pool causing safety concerns for student-athletes in Hollister was…

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Highway Fire started just south of Gilroy

UPDATE: Wildfire in Gilroy is 50 acres, 50% contained

Cal Fire crews are responding to a brush fire at Highway 101 and the Monterey…

Technology helps firefighters on front lines

Local firefighters return from battling fires across California

Dozens of firefighters are back home after responding to fires across the state.

Wish Bone Recall

Wish Bone dressing; La Mexicana recalls announced

Consumer alert: Wish Bone salad dressing and La Mexicana Foods are recalling some…

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Stuff the bus

Effort to send children to school with supplies ramps up

Helping school children with the supplies to succeed is the aim of 'Stuff the Bus…

Tune in Friday mornings for Wonders of the Central Coast with Dann Cianca

California Highway 1 named the “ultimate road trip” by Sunset Magazine

Our very own Highway 1 has been named the “Ultimate Highway Trip,” by Sunset…

Monterey ranks top seaside town

Monterey voted happiest seaside town in California

The City of Monterey is rated the happiest seaside town in California by Coastal…

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