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Hollister gets downtown weather center

Thanks to a nonprofit group, Weatherag, and the help of different community members, a new downtown weather center has been added to Hollister Sign Company’s roof.

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California prison mental health panel gets interim director

An interim director has been appointed to help guide the work of a council that advises California agencies on mental health treatment for residents at risk of incarceration.

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No decision on California death penalty appeal

California's attorney general says it's too soon to say if the state will appeal a federal judge's ruling that the state's death penalty process is unconstitutional.

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Salinas Police at scene of possible funeral shooting

Salinas Police officers are on scene of reports that someone shot into the cemetery as a funeral and burial were going on Thursday.

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Appeals court upholds proposed bullet train route

A state appeals court has upheld a proposed route for California's bullet train project connecting the San Francisco Bay Area to the Central Valley.

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Big Sur Marathon announces changes to relay for 2015

Organizers of the Big Sur Marathon say they're making a few changes to the relay portion of the run in 2015.

Gilroy Garlic Festival preparations underway

Gilroy Garlic Festival preparations underway

Preparations for the 36th Gilroy Garlic Festival are underway.

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Outcry saves rare redwood from being chopped down

A rare redwood tree in a small Northern California city will be replanted instead of being sawed down to make way for planned railway tracks.

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Arrest sought in California tuberculosis case

Prosecutors in Central California have obtained an arrest warrant for a tuberculosis patient who they say is contagious and has refused treatment, putting those around him at risk.

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SPCA: 70 neglected pets rescued from filthy home in Greenfield

Seventy neglected pets were rescued from a house in Greenfield Wednesday, the SPCA for Monterey County said.

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Salinas cemetery shooting

Salinas Police at scene of possible funeral shooting

Salinas Police officers are on scene of reports that someone shot into the cemetery…

Gateway Center's shoe drive collects 9,600 pairs

Monterey County nonprofit collects 9,600 pairs of shoes

The Gateway Center of Monterey County collected 9,600 pairs of shoes through a…

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Big Sur Marathon announces changes to relay for 2015

Organizers of the Big Sur Marathon say they're making a few changes to the relay…

Kitten rescued from Greenfield home

SPCA: 70 neglected pets rescued from filthy home in Greenfield

Seventy neglected pets were rescued from a house in Greenfield Wednesday, the SPCA…

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Fire near KOA Campgrounds contained in 20 minutes

One-acre wildfire contained in La Selva Beach

Crews responded to reports of a one acre wildfire in the area of Spring Valley and…

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Recreational Pacific Halibut fishery closed in August

The Pacific Halibut fishing season has been open since May 1. But the California…

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Suspected car thief sought by authorities in Santa Cruz, Monterey counties

Authorities in Santa Cruz and Monterey counties are seeking a 28-year-old man…

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2 accused in Scotts Valley-based Ponzi scheme plead guilty to federal charges

Two of the three men charged in connection with a so-called Ponzi scam out of Scotts…

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Judge halts drilling permits next to condors at Pinnacles National Park

A California court has delivered a setback to an oil company seeking to drill wells…

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Early morning car chase in Hollister leads to four arrests

An early-morning car chase in Hollister led to the arrest of four people on various…

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Dear Jon: EBT abuse questioned

Several social programs are connected to Electronic Benefit Transfer cards here in…

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Pinnacles National Park brings in millions of dollars

A new National Park Service report shows that 237,677 visitors to Pinnacles National…

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Appeals court upholds proposed bullet train route

A state appeals court has upheld a proposed route for California's bullet train…

Gilroy Garlic Festival preparations underway

Gilroy Garlic Festival preparations underway

Preparations for the 36th Gilroy Garlic Festival are underway.

Gilroy recieves high speed rail grant

High-speed rail station proposal moves forward in Gilroy

A plan to potentially bring a high-speed rail station to downtown Gilroy is moving…

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Refugee children being welcomed locally

We've seen the conditions of the facilities refugee children are being housed in.…

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Gateway Center's shoe drive collects 9,600 pairs

Monterey County nonprofit collects 9,600 pairs of shoes

The Gateway Center of Monterey County collected 9,600 pairs of shoes through a…

Atlas is the Scotts Valley Police Department's first K9 officer since 1972

Scotts Valley Police get first K9 officer in more than 40 years

There's a new member of the Scotts Valley Police Department as of this week.

Salinas girl wins scholarship after glasses drive

Salinas teen wins scholarship for collecting, delivering eyeglasses to Jamaica

A Salinas teen is being recognized with a $1,000 scholarship from Kohl's Department…

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  • On this day: July 24

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    An aviation pioneer is born, a lost city is rediscovered, a famous comedy duo performs together for the first time, George Brett flips out, and Apollo 11 splashes down, all on this day.

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