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Fire quickly contained near North Monterey County High School Monday

North Monterey County firefighters on Monday afternoon responded to a  quarter-acre fire that ignited in a brushy area at the Monte del Lago mobile home park.

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Update Dear Jon: Buses flashing red lights mean stop

Students are back at school and traffic safety is a hot topic, especially for National School Bus Safety Week. This updated Dear Jon report includes suggestions from the California Highway Patrol. Nick sent me a note, “Dear Jon, without fail everyday I see drivers that do not understand what the lights on the school…

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Salinas man arrested on suspicion of drug dealing

A Salinas man was arrested Saturday on drug charges after a search warrant was served by officers from the Peninsula Regional Violence and Narcotics Team, Federal Bureau of Investigations Task Force and California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.

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Brown: California needs long-term vision on water

Gov. Jerry Brown says he will focus on a long-term strategy to cope with California's water problems if he is re-elected in November.

Preliminary hearing postponed in Santa Cruz yacht overdose case

Defense attorneys for a woman accused of providing a Google executive with a fatal overdose on Monday filed a motion to compel.

Making a Difference Horse Therapy

Making A Difference: Horse Therapy

Some parents who have children with special needs have little places to go for help and rehabilitation. But thanks to one woman, a facility exists in Santa Cruz County that's offering more than just a helping hand. Here's more in News channel 5's Making a Difference.

King City residents rally for local car dealership

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King City residents rally behind business damaged by large fire

Vince and Tina Lopez are residents and longtime business owners in King City. When a fire destroyed the Borjon Auto Center, what they felt was more than just a financial loss.

Fire rips through Salinas apartment complex Saturday

Devastating fire displaces more than 40 people in Salinas

More than 40 people were displaced after a fire ripped through a Salinas apartment complex on Saturday.

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Santa Cruz County DA Bob Lee dies at age 57

Long-time Santa Cruz County District Attorney Bob Lee died early Saturday morning, officials have confirmed.

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Chelsie Hill wins $12 million in landslide verdict

The young woman who sued car giant Toyota in Monterey County court won big on Friday. Jury deliberations lasted less than a day, one source tells News Channel 5 the jury wrapped up their decision in about 2 hours.

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North Monterey County Fire

Fire quickly contained near North Monterey County High School Monday

North Monterey County firefighters on Monday afternoon responded to a  quarter-acre…

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Update Dear Jon: Buses flashing red lights mean stop

Students are back at school and traffic safety is a hot topic, especially for…

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Salinas man arrested on suspicion of drug dealing

A Salinas man was arrested Saturday on drug charges after a search warrant was…

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Santa Cruz County News

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Update Dear Jon: Buses flashing red lights mean stop

Students are back at school and traffic safety is a hot topic, especially for…

Preliminary hearing postponed in Santa Cruz yacht overdose case

Defense attorneys for a woman accused of providing a Google executive with a fatal…

Making a Difference Horse Therapy

Making A Difference: Horse Therapy

Some parents who have children with special needs have little places to go for help…

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San Benito County News

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Update Dear Jon: Buses flashing red lights mean stop

Students are back at school and traffic safety is a hot topic, especially for…

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12 arrested in major pot bust in San Juan Bautista

Authorities in San Benito County arrested 12 people Thursday after discovering a…

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Report: Wing of Yosemite fire air tanker tore off

Federal investigators say a California firefighting aircraft that crashed while…

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Santa Clara County News

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Update Dear Jon: Buses flashing red lights mean stop

Students are back at school and traffic safety is a hot topic, especially for…

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Prosecutors dismiss murder charges against Gilroy doctor

Santa Clara County prosecutors have dropped murder charges against a Gilroy doctor…

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Morgan Hill teacher faces sex assault charges involving student

A fifth-grade teacher at a Morgan Hill elementary school is accused of sexually…

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Girl scouts lending a hand to fire victims in King City

King City fire victims get help from local Girl Scouts

Families who lost everything in a fire at a mobile home park are trying to piece…

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Monterey County students take part in International Walk to School Day

More than 3,000 students are expected to learn about safe walking Wednesday as part…

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King City elementary teacher a finalist in "Dream Big" challenge

A Santa Lucia Elementary School teacher is a finalist in the Thank a Million…

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