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Santa Cruz area lifeguards seeing increase in water rescues

Santa Cruz area lifeguards seeing increase in water rescues

Lifeguards in Santa Cruz County are seeing a huge increase in the number of water rescues this summer. The last week of July had been particularly busy when a beach warning was issued. During a typical summer month like July, Harbor police would see between 3-5 rescues. This month, they've seen 20.

Probation check leads to stolen property recovered

Probation check leads to stolen property recovered

Hundreds, maybe thousands of dollars worth of stolen property have been recovered from an Aptos home. Now, Santa Cruz Sheriff's Deputies want to reunite the rightful owners with their property.

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State wildfires draining local Cal Fire resources

Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency throughout California as wildfires rage across the state. His order requires all state agencies to provide assistance if needed to respond to the fires. But on the Central Coast, Cal Fire said local resources are running thin.

Record-size marijuana pot bust at Fort Hunter Liggett

Record-size marijuana bust at Fort Hunter Liggett

On Thursday, a major marijuana grow was busted on federal property at Fort Hunter Liggett, according to police.

Drug agents bust Monterey home during search Friday

Drug agents bust Monterey home during search Friday

Two Monterey residents were arrested for allegedly having drugs and firearms inside a home in the 200 block of Glenwood Circle.

Two Salinas brothers killed in fiery crash on Highway 68

UPDATE: CHP identifies two brothers, 16 and 20, killed in Highway 68 crash Friday morning

Two brothers headed to work at an agricultural field died in a crash on Highway 68 Friday morning, according to California Highway Patrol.

Howl For Maddy reaches hearts and minds beyond the Central Coast

Howl For Maddy reaches hearts and minds beyond the Central Coast

As a rare blue moon rises Friday night, the entire Central Coast may be howling for 8-year-old Madyson Middleton.

Bizz Buzz: K-Lift Services

Bizz Buzz: Comcast Business has a new service area in Salinas

Comcast Business Built For Business held a ribbon cutting with the Salinas Valley Chamber and Mayor Joe Gunter for K-Lift Services in the new business area.  K-Lift also now has Comcast high-speed internet.

'Miracle' condor successfully treated for lead poisoning

Non-lead ammo being offered to protect California Condor

Supporters of the California Condor are working to help hunters switch to non-lead ammunition by offering free boxes through a raffle.

Watsonville PAL painting

Watsonville PAL program expands

The Watsonville Police Activities League was busy Thursday painting a new building after Measure G money helped fund the program's expansion.

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Monterey County News

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State wildfires draining local Cal Fire resources

Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency throughout California as wildfires…

Record-size marijuana pot bust at Fort Hunter Liggett

Record-size marijuana bust at Fort Hunter Liggett

On Thursday, a major marijuana grow was busted on federal property at Fort Hunter…

Drug agents bust Monterey home during search Friday

Drug agents bust Monterey home during search Friday

Two Monterey residents were arrested for allegedly having drugs and firearms inside…

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Santa Cruz County News

Santa Cruz area lifeguards seeing increase in water rescues

Santa Cruz area lifeguards seeing increase in water rescues

Lifeguards in Santa Cruz County are seeing a huge increase in the number of water…

Probation check leads to stolen property recovered

Probation check leads to stolen property recovered

Hundreds, maybe thousands of dollars worth of stolen property have been recovered…

Howl For Maddy reaches hearts and minds beyond the Central Coast

Howl For Maddy reaches hearts and minds beyond the Central Coast

As a rare blue moon rises Friday night, the entire Central Coast may be howling for…

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State wildfires draining local Cal Fire resources

Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency throughout California as wildfires…

Friends of Hollister boy killed in bus crash hold fundraiser

Community mourns 11 year-old Hollister boy killed by county bus

A little boy with a big heart – that’s how close friends and family describe 11…

Hot temperatures predicted through Thursday along Central Coast

The National Weather Service issued a special weather statement of high temperatures…

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Four people arrested in stolen property case in Morgan Hill

Four arrested for allegedly burglarizing cars in Morgan Hill Tuesday

Three cars were burglarized on Longview Dr. in Morgan Hill early Tuesday morning,…

Hot temperatures predicted through Thursday along Central Coast

The National Weather Service issued a special weather statement of high temperatures…

Using Cal Fire inmate crews to help in public works projects

Morgan Hill uses Cal Fire inmate crews to help in public works projects

How to get things done when the budget is tight, is a challenge many cities face on…

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77 new us Citizens

Citizenship ceremonies held across the country and in Asilomar

77 immigrants became American citizens during a swearing in ceremony in Asilomar. 

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…

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