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Salinas council member cited for allegedly driving on suspended license and no insurance

Salinas police said councilman Jose Castaneda was pulled over on Freedom Parkway around 5 p.m. Saturday.

Fire crews battle vegetation fire in Prunedale

Fire crews battle vegetation fire in Prunedale

CalFire confirms crews are trying to put out a half acre fire near Highway 156 and McGuffie Road in Prunedale.

Alleged tagger arrested in Capitola after running from police

Capitola police said a suspect was arrested Sunday evening after allegedly tagging a retaining wall on 41st Street near Chase Bank.

Courtesy: Dan Welty

Community helps Boulder Creek Brewery and Cafe after devastating fire

Approximately $5,000 has been raised to help the owners of the Boulder Creek Brewery and Cafe after a fire destroyed their property early Sunday morning.

Two Salinas men sent to prison on sexual assault cases, two more charged

Two Salinas men sent to prison on sexual assault cases, two more charged

On Monday, the Monterey County District Attorney’s office said two Salinas men were sentenced to prison on sexual assault charges against multiple women in 2013.

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Dear Jon Update: Monterey Downs EIR released

Monterey Downs is proposed to be a $100 million economic boom to the Central Coast with some 2800 Central Coast jobs. But opponents continue to question, “Where's the water?” Now the long awaited environmental and economic reports will be released for all to see.

Monterey police investigate Saturday shooting near fairgrounds

Monterey police said detectives are investigating a shooting near the Monterey County Fairgrounds Saturday night.

Hollister man killed in Highway 101 crash Sunday morning

California Highway Patrol said a 54-year-old man from Hollister was killed in a crash on Highway 101 Sunday morning.

Missing girl with severe austism found safe

Monterey authorities said a 13-year-old girl reported missing has been found safe.

P I T post crisis trainning in Watsonville

P.I.T. post crisis training in Watsonville

Working together to help deal with the fallout from tragedies -- that's the goal of one group in Watsonville.

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Salinas council member cited for allegedly driving on suspended license and no insurance

Salinas police said councilman Jose Castaneda was pulled over on Freedom Parkway…

Fire crews battle vegetation fire in Prunedale

Fire crews battle vegetation fire in Prunedale

CalFire confirms crews are trying to put out a half acre fire near Highway 156 and…

Two Salinas men sent to prison on sexual assault cases, two more charged

Two Salinas men sent to prison on sexual assault cases, two more charged

On Monday, the Monterey County District Attorney’s office said two Salinas men were…

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Alleged tagger arrested in Capitola after running from police

Capitola police said a suspect was arrested Sunday evening after allegedly tagging a…

Courtesy: Dan Welty

Community helps Boulder Creek Brewery and Cafe after devastating fire

Approximately $5,000 has been raised to help the owners of the Boulder Creek Brewery…

P I T post crisis trainning in Watsonville

P.I.T. post crisis training in Watsonville

Working together to help deal with the fallout from tragedies -- that's the goal of…

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Jessica's Law is changing

Changing Jessica's Law creates controversy

A decision to loosen an 8 year ban preventing sex offenders from living near schools…

Hollister Native serving on one of Navy's newest ships

Hollister native serving on one of Navy's newest ships

A San Benito High School graduate is now serving our country aboard the USS New…

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Hollister man killed in Highway 101 crash Sunday morning

California Highway Patrol said a 54-year-old man from Hollister was killed in a…

Jessica's Law is changing

Changing Jessica's Law creates controversy

A decision to loosen an 8 year ban preventing sex offenders from living near schools…

Family members remember fallen San Jose police officer

San Jose slain officer laid to rest next week

San Jose Police said the officer who was shot and killed while responding to a call…

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