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San Benito County pushes new rules ahead of Measure J ballot measure

Trying to protect taxpayers by preventing lawsuits.  It's the next step in the fight to ban a controversial oil drilling process in San Benito County.

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DEAR JON: E-cigarettes still largely allowed

They’re fast becoming one of the biggest public health concerns, electronic-cigarettes. As more and more people take up using this tobacco alternative, some cities are pushing back. So where can you use e-cigarettes? At least one city here on the Central Coast says "not in our public places."

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King City men convicted of murder in 2012 double shooting in San Ardo

Two King City men have been found guilty of murder in the  gang-related shooting deaths of two people in San Ardo.

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60-year-old Big Sur man killed in crash on Pfeiffer Ridge Road

The California Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash in Big Sur that was reported Tuesday afternoon.

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Big rig collides with Amtrak train in San Ardo

A big rig carrying a load of potatoes collided with an Amtrak train in San Ardo Wednesday afternoon.

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Chevron donates $150,000 to San Ardo School District

Chevron is donating $150,000 to the San Ardo School district to help with facility repairs and start a brand new STEM education program.

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Deputies: Suspect sought in lewd incidents at Moran Lagoon

Santa Cruz County Sheriff's deputies are seeking a male suspect believed to have exposed himself to women at least twice in Moran Lagoon.

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Salinas winemaker sentenced to 9 months in federal prison for tax evasion

A Monterey County winemaker has been sentenced to nine months in federal prison for evading thousand of dollars in wine taxes.

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Hollister resident named "Volunteer of the Year" for 12th Senate District

Ruth Erickson of Hollister has been selected as the Volunteer of the Year for the 12th Senate District, State Sen. Anthony Cannella said Wednesday.

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San Benito County pushes new rules ahead of Measure J ballot measure

Trying to protect taxpayers by preventing lawsuits.  It's the next step in the…

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DEAR JON: E-cigarettes still largely allowed

They’re fast becoming one of the biggest public health concerns,…

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King City men convicted of murder in 2012 double shooting in San Ardo

Two King City men have been found guilty of murder in the  gang-related shooting…

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60-year-old Big Sur man killed in crash on Pfeiffer Ridge Road

The California Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash in Big Sur that was…

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DEAR JON: E-cigarettes still largely allowed

They’re fast becoming one of the biggest public health concerns,…

Suspect in indecent exposures at Moran Lagoon

Deputies: Suspect sought in lewd incidents at Moran Lagoon

Santa Cruz County Sheriff's deputies are seeking a male suspect believed to have…

Cleanup at Panther Beach

Volunteers sought for 30th annual Coastal Cleanup Day on Saturday

Save Our Shores is seeking volunteers to participate in this year's Coastal Cleanup…

Mole and Mariachi festival

Santa Cruz Mission hosts 2nd annual Mole and Mariachi Festival Saturday

Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks is hosting its second annual Mole and Mariachi…

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DEAR JON: E-cigarettes still largely allowed

They’re fast becoming one of the biggest public health concerns,…

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Hollister resident named "Volunteer of the Year" for 12th Senate District

Ruth Erickson of Hollister has been selected as the Volunteer of the Year for the…

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San Benito Co. Sheriff's detective saves woman at Visalia hotel

A member of the San Benito County Sheriff's Office performed livesaving CPR on a…

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Crews detonate 100 pounds of explosives, chemicals found at Hollister home

Crews are still on scene Tuesday at a home in Hollister that prompted a hazmat…

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DEAR JON: E-cigarettes still largely allowed

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Federal appeals court won't reconsider ruling in Morgan Hill flag T-shirt case

A federal appeals court is refusing to reconsider a previous ruling that found a…

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San Jose Sharks' forward organizing fundraiser for Sierra LaMar search

Forward Logan Couture is hosting a fundraiser event at a Morgan Hill school…

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Saratoga woman sentenced to 2.5 years in prison for tax evasion

A Saratoga woman was sentenced Monday to 30 months in federal prison for tax evasion.

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Hollister resident named "Volunteer of the Year" for 12th Senate District

Ruth Erickson of Hollister has been selected as the Volunteer of the Year for the…

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San Benito Co. Sheriff's detective saves woman at Visalia hotel

A member of the San Benito County Sheriff's Office performed livesaving CPR on a…

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New mural unveiled, scholarship announced at Sun Street Centers in Salinas

A new mural was unveiled Friday at Sun Street Centers in Salinas to honor long-time…

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    America takes out its first loan, The New York Times and the United States Air Force are born, guitar legend Jimi Hendrix dies, and "The Guiding Light" ends after 72 years, all on this day.

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