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Police: Man caught with cache of drugs, weapons, cash and stolen cars

A man is behind bars after the Peninsula Regional Violence and Narcotics Team served a pair of search warrants around 9:30 a.m. Thursday.

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Watsonville gas pumps stealing credit card information, police say

Paying $4 a gallon is already a lot, but you could be paying a lot more than that without evening knowing it.

Salinas family wins Recycle-a-Ride car in giveaway

Since last year, Central Coast News has teamed up with Malone's Collision Repair to refurbish used cars and give them away to deserving families.

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California drought expected to spike produce prices

It's another impact of the drought, this time where you shop. Produce prices are expected to spike in the next few months.

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Watsonville police warning of fraudsters using credit card "skimmers"

Watsonville police say they've taken numerous reports of credit card fraud with similar circumstances in recent months, using what police believe are so-called "skimmers."

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Beach advisory lifted for Monterey Municipal Beach

Monterey County health officials have lifted an advisory at Monterey Municipal Beach.

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Lady Gaga under fire for filling Hearst Castle pool during drought

Pop star Lady Gaga has come under fire for reportedly wasting gallons of water during a video shoot at Hearst Castle in San Simeon.

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Salinas man gets 16 months in prison for food stamp fraud

A 32-year-old Salinas man is headed to prison for fraudulently collecting more than $2,000 in food stamps.

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California rail line fined for worker deaths

Workplace safety officials fined a San Francisco Bay Area commuter rail line $210,000 on Thursday over the deaths of two of its workers on tracks.

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Mercury found in remote national park streams

Federal scientists have found high amounts of mercury in fish caught in remote areas of national parks in the West and Alaska.

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Leopold Cortes

Police: Man caught with cache of drugs, weapons, cash and stolen cars

A man is behind bars after the Peninsula Regional Violence and Narcotics Team served…

Salinas family wins Recycle-a-Ride car in giveaway

Since last year, Central Coast News has teamed up with Malone's Collision Repair to…

Central Coast News

California drought expected to spike produce prices

It's another impact of the drought, this time where you shop. Produce prices are…

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Beach advisory lifted for Monterey Municipal Beach

Monterey County health officials have lifted an advisory at Monterey Municipal Beach.

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Salinas man gets 16 months in prison for food stamp fraud

A 32-year-old Salinas man is headed to prison for fraudulently collecting more than…

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Local courts feeling the affects of ongoing state budget cuts

California's budget cuts have taken a major toll on state courts, the state's top…

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Watsonville gas pumps stealing credit card information, police say

Paying $4 a gallon is already a lot, but you could be paying a lot more than that…

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California drought expected to spike produce prices

It's another impact of the drought, this time where you shop. Produce prices are…

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Watsonville police warning of fraudsters using credit card "skimmers"

Watsonville police say they've taken numerous reports of credit card fraud with…

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Santa Cruz man arrested by FBI faces federal weapons charge

A Santa Cruz County man taken into custody by the FBI Wednesday was arrested on…

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Woman taken to hospital after being hit by car

A woman was taken to Dominican Hospital then flown to a Bay Area trauma center with…

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FBI arrest one in early-morning raid at Pleasure Point home

Residents of the Pleasure Point area were awakened Wednesday morning by the sound of…

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  • On this day: April 18

    1906 San Francisco earthquake

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    Paul Revere rides, an earthquake and fires ravage San Francisco, Albert Einstein dies, Grace Kelly becomes a princess, and the U.S. embassy in Beirut is hit by a deadly car bomb, all on this day.

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'Tentacles' opens at Monterey Bay Aquarium

The Monterey Bay Aquarium's newest exhibit focuses on all things cuttlefish,…

Monterey County students raise $7,700 for Salinas-based shelter and soup kitchen

Students raise thousands of dollars for Salinas soup kitchen

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Carmel-based youth fitness program serves 15,000 students

A youth fitness program run by the Big Sur International Marathon has surpassed its…

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Carmel woman leaves $9 million to animal shelters

A well-known Carmel resident who passed away two years ago has made a very generous…

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