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Truck carrying asphalt flips on 101

UPDATE: Lanes re-open on Hwy 101 after asphalt spill

UPDATE 12:54p.m.: CHP is about to open all lanes of northbound Highway 101 after CALTRANS crews cleaned up a trailer full of asphalt. 

Car into apartment in Monterey

Car crashes into a home and hits gas line in Monterey

PG&E crews are still on scene fixing a gas line in Monterey after a car plowed in to the side of an apartment building. 

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Former King City officer sentenced for holding ex-girlfriend at gunpoint

Friday a Monterey County judge sentenced former King City Police officer Jose David Hernandez to 90 days in jail for brandishing a firearm.

Shooting in Salinas

Salinas shooting investigation

A 20-year-old man was injured in a shooting in Salinas Thursday night.

Traffic worker hit killed along Highway 68

Lighthouse Ave. tunnel closure Thursday night for repairs

The Lighthouse Ave. tunnel in Monterey will be closed in one direction overnight due to maintenance repairs, according city officials.

Watsonville Fish House scammed by fake fire inspector, police say

The Fish House Bar and Grill in Watsonville is dealing with another headache after a scam by a man posing as a fire inspector, according to Watsonville Police and Fire.

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UPDATE: Salinas police ID two suspects in armed robbery spree

Salinas police said good descriptions from witnesses lead officers to four armed robbery suspects, two of them are juveniles Thursday afternoon.

Pesticides schools and workshops

Pesticide use near schools still major concern

With the just released 2014 Department of Pesticide Regulation findings for California and Salinas, the controversy over pesticide use near schools gets louder once again. Workshops are planned in Salinas to address the issues but opponents question the DPR's methods in their testing.

Santa Cruz at-risk teen reported missing, deputies say

Santa Cruz at-risk teen reported missing, deputies say

Deputies with the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office said they're looking for teen reported missing by his parents on Thursday.

Bill targets the financial assets of criminal organizations

UPDATE: New bill to freeze criminal organizations’ finances heads to CA Senate

A bill that would authorize state law enforcement to freeze gang assets moved forward to the CA Senate Thursday.

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Monterey County News

Truck carrying asphalt flips on 101

UPDATE: Lanes re-open on Hwy 101 after asphalt spill

UPDATE 12:54p.m.: CHP is about to open all lanes of northbound Highway 101 after…

Car into apartment in Monterey

Car crashes into a home and hits gas line in Monterey

PG&E crews are still on scene fixing a gas line in Monterey after a car plowed in to…

Jose David Hernandez

Former King City officer sentenced for holding ex-girlfriend at gunpoint

Friday a Monterey County judge sentenced former King City Police officer Jose David…

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Watsonville Fish House scammed by fake fire inspector, police say

The Fish House Bar and Grill in Watsonville is dealing with another headache after a…

Pesticides schools and workshops

Pesticide use near schools still major concern

With the just released 2014 Department of Pesticide Regulation findings for…

Santa Cruz at-risk teen reported missing, deputies say

Santa Cruz at-risk teen reported missing, deputies say

Deputies with the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office said they're looking for teen…

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San Benito HS bomb threat suspect pleads guilty

UPDATE: San Benito HS bomb threat caller sentenced to prison

A Michigan man, who pleaded guilty to making bomb threats toward San Benito High…

Tiny solution to a big problem – Homelessness

Tiny solution to a big problem with homelessness in San Benito and Santa Clara counties

A tiny solution to a big problem. On Thursday, students from San Benito and Santa…

Greenfield pulls possibility of medical marijuana dispensaries

The city of Greenfield has decided to pull the possibility of medical marijuana…

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UPDATE: Wildfire contained above Gilroy neighborhood, crews say

UPDATE: Wildfire contained above Gilroy neighborhood, crews say

Gilroy Fire said a seven acre fire above the Eagle Ridge Golf Course neighborhood is…

Fight leads to stabbing in Gilroy neighborhood, police say

Suspect arrested after Tuesday night stabbing in Gilroy, police say

Gilroy police said detectives are investigating a stabbing Tuesday night in the 300…

CalStar air ambulance called out for Gilroy crash Wednesday morning

A Jeep Wrangler and a cyclist crashed Wednesday morning on Mt. Madonna Road in…

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Pebble Beach chef wins competition

Pebble Beach chef wins big competition

A Pebble Beach chef made it to the finals of a big competition after beating the…

Salinas students visit UC Berkeley

Salinas students visit UC Berkeley

re than a dozen high school students from Salinas took a trip to the Bay Area to…

Making a Difference Red Cross

Making a Difference Red Cross

Disasters strike without warning, but the Red Cross is ready to respond. One local…

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