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UPDATE: Man killed during accident near Highway 101 northbound, police say

Highway 101 is back open at San Miguel Canyon Road after lanes were closed for about two hours due to a deadly crash, according to CHP.

Watsonville businesses cashes in on Donald Trump Pinatas

Watsonville businesses cashes in on Donald Trump Pinatas

Jesus Marquez is the co-owner of Marquez Bros Pinatas in Watsonville. He said three foot tall Donald Trump is great to get a party started.

New report shows 1 million kids go to school near rail lines

New report shows a million kids go to school near rail lines

About a million kids in California go to schools that are dangerously close to rail lines.

Preventing drug smuggling in Big Sur

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Monterey County Sheriff's Office takes stand against coastline drug smugglers

Protecting the Big Sur coast line from drug smuggling is one of the top priorities for the Monterey County Sheriff's Office.

Woman dies in crash on River Road Wednesday night

A woman died Wednesday night following a two-car crash outside of Salinas.

Deadly Apartment Fire

Support grows for apartment fire victims

A 20-year-old man died in an apartment fire in which the damage was so severe, the Salinas Fire Department Fire Marshall could only call the cause of the Saturday morning fire inconclusive, the department said Sunday.

Salinas Police make arrest in Chinatown homicide case

Salinas Police make arrest in Chinatown homicide case

An arrest has been made in the killing of a 26-year-old man last week in Chinatown.

Drug house busted across from King City elementary school, police say

Drug house busted across from King City elementary school, deputies say

A drug house across from an elementary school in King City was busted this week during a search warrant, according to the Monterey County Sheriff's Office.

House fire shuts down Highway 9 in Ben Lomond

House fire shuts down Highway 9 in Ben Lomond

Crews said the fire started on the outside of a home in the 8600 block of Highway 9 Wednesday morning.

Crash on Highway 101 in Soledad backs up traffic Wednesday morning

Crash on Highway 101 in Soledad backs up traffic Wednesday morning

A pickup truck crashed into the back of a big rig on Highway 101 northbound near Arroyo Seco Road in Soledad, according to CHP.

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Monterey County News

New report shows 1 million kids go to school near rail lines

New report shows a million kids go to school near rail lines

About a million kids in California go to schools that are dangerously close to rail…

Preventing drug smuggling in Big Sur

Monterey County Sheriff's Office takes stand against coastline drug smugglers

Protecting the Big Sur coast line from drug smuggling is one of the top priorities…

Woman dies in crash on River Road Wednesday night

A woman died Wednesday night following a two-car crash outside of Salinas.

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Santa Cruz County News

Watsonville businesses cashes in on Donald Trump Pinatas

Watsonville businesses cashes in on Donald Trump Pinatas

Jesus Marquez is the co-owner of Marquez Bros Pinatas in Watsonville. He said three…

New report shows 1 million kids go to school near rail lines

New report shows a million kids go to school near rail lines

About a million kids in California go to schools that are dangerously close to rail…

House fire shuts down Highway 9 in Ben Lomond

House fire shuts down Highway 9 in Ben Lomond

Crews said the fire started on the outside of a home in the 8600 block of Highway 9…

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San Benito County News

Fire Crew Response

UPDATE: Brush fire contained along Highway 25 near Pinnacles

Local Cal Fire crews are being sent out to a two to three acre fire about 18 miles…

Stock market dive the impact on the Central Coast

Some Central Coast residents feeling affect of stock market plunge

America’s stock market plunged dramatically Friday, marking its biggest loss of the…

Hollister Farm Provides Homemade Organic Products

Homemade: Hollister farm provides customers with organic products

The demand for organic food is growing and there are plenty of options for organic…

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Santa Clara County News

New report shows 1 million kids go to school near rail lines

New report shows a million kids go to school near rail lines

About a million kids in California go to schools that are dangerously close to rail…

Teen admitted to setting Los Gatos school on fire, deputies say

An investigation is underway after firefighters from Santa Cruz and Santa Clara…

Stock market dive the impact on the Central Coast

Some Central Coast residents feeling affect of stock market plunge

America’s stock market plunged dramatically Friday, marking its biggest loss of the…

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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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