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SPCA for Monterey County Pet Telethon

Watch the 14th Annual SPCA for Monterey County Pet Telethon LIVE on KION News Channel 5 
Saturday January 24th from 6p.m.-10p.m.

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King City appoints interim police chief with Central Coast experience

On Friday night, King City said it plans to rebuild trust and turn a new leaf with its residents as it locks in a new interim police chief.

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Successful gang prevention program in Watsonville enters its second year

The ‘Adelante Program’ is make up of Watsonville Police Department, the Pajaro Valley Unified School District and the Pajaro Valley Prevention and Student Assistance. These three agencies have three goals – prevention, intervention and suppression. They say the work they’re doing is successful, and they’re able to…

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Monterey County Health Department urging measles vaccine for kids

Elisa Tacconi, the principal at Bay View Academy jumped into action when a parent called Thursday worried one of her kids might have measles.

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Aptos young man missing, at-risk

The Santa Cruz Sheriff's Office is asking for your help in locating missing 22-year-old Brenden Cruz-Lynch.

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Salinas Police officers cleared in 2013 shooting

Friday the Monterey County District Attorney's Office announced it has completed its review of the July 2013 officer involved shooting of high ranking gang member Juan Acuna.

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UPDATE: Measles investigation results are negative

1/23/15:  The Monterey County Health Department has confirmed to News Channel 5 that the person isolated for possible symptoms of the measles virus, has been given the all clear.  Health officials say that test results came back negative Friday morning. 

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Thieves targeting curbside donations in Hollister

Tiana Guerrero, a stay-at-home mother of four, thought she was doing the right thing when she put baby clothes, shoes, and other things in bags outside her Hollister home to be picked up and delivered to those in need. But what happened next she never expected.

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Salinas woman turns life around, asks more to do the same

Gang violence is spiking across the Central Coast and now some who know the lifestyle well, are asking the community to step up.

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Salinas Police arrest three in Market Street homicide

Salinas Police say acting on tips, detectives have arrested three suspects in the fatal shooting on January 13th

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Two men arrested after six masked men steal beer from Santa Cruz 7-11

The Santa Cruz Sheriff's Office says it has arrested two men in connection with an armed robbery in November at a 7-Eleven in Santa Cruz.

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King City appoints interim police chief with Central Coast experience

On Friday night, King City said it plans to rebuild trust and turn a new leaf with…

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Monterey County Health Department urging measles vaccine for kids

Elisa Tacconi, the principal at Bay View Academy jumped into action when a parent…

Juan Acuna

Salinas Police officers cleared in 2013 shooting

Friday the Monterey County District Attorney's Office announced it has completed its…

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Successful gang prevention program in Watsonville enters its second year

The ‘Adelante Program’ is make up of Watsonville Police Department, the Pajaro…

Brenden Cruz-Lynch

Aptos young man missing, at-risk

The Santa Cruz Sheriff's Office is asking for your help in locating missing 22…

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Two men arrested after six masked men steal beer from Santa Cruz 7-11

The Santa Cruz Sheriff's Office says it has arrested two men in connection with an…

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Thieves targeting curbside donations in Hollister

Tiana Guerrero, a stay-at-home mother of four, thought she was doing the right thing…

ATF arson reward in Hollister

ATF and Hollister Police offer reward on 2-year-old arson

Special agents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives were in…

Earthquake felt all over central coast, centered near Greenfield

4.4 magnitude earthquake strikes near Greenfield

A 4.4 magnitude earthquake hit near Greenfield just before 5:30 a.m. Tuesday morning.

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Stabbing in Gilroy after what detectives think was gang fight

Gilroy Police responded to the 8300 Block of Springdale Court late Sunday afternoon…

Morgan Hill car chase

CHP: Two San Jose teens crash car after high-speed chase ends in Morgan Hill

CHP officers say they tried to pull a stolen car over Sunday night on Hwy 101 near…

MasterChef Junior in Gilroy

Gilroy girl describes experience on network show

What were you doing when you were eight years old? At that young age, one Gilroy…

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MasterChef Junior in Gilroy

Gilroy girl describes experience on network show

What were you doing when you were eight years old? At that young age, one Gilroy…

Reports Pope may canonize Father Junipero Serra

Reports: Pope may canonize Father Junipero Serra.

Reports: Pope may canonize Father Junipero Serra.

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