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Monterey Bay Aquarium celebrates Shark Days this weekend

The Monterey Bay Aquarium presents "Shark Days" this weekend, Nov. 1-2.

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3 local municipalities get grants to combat DUI, prevent traffic collisions

Three local municipalities have received grants from the California Office of Traffic Safety aimed at enforcement and awareness efforts with regards to traffic safety.

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Salinas Police: Man arrested at Dubber's Bar with gun

Salinas police arrested a 24-year-old man at a bar Wednesday night with a loaded firearm.

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Construction worker killed by suspected DUI driver

A construction worker was killed early Thursday morning after California Highway Patrol says he was hit by a suspected DUI driver.

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National report gives Natividad low marks; hospital officials dispute results

A national report ranking hospitals in the country on safety has given one Central Coast hospital a failing grade -- but hospital officials say the rating should be taken with a grain of salt.

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Police: "Prolific" meth dealer arrested in Santa Cruz

A Santa Cruz man authorities describe as being a prolific meth dealer has been arrested again after investigation into alleged drug activity.

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Prosthetic limbs recovered after car theft in Capitola

A pair of expensive, custom-made prosthetic arms stolen earlier this month in Capitola have been returned.

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Salinas store clerk fires shots at armed robbers

A Salinas store clerk fired shots at two men who attempted to rob his store Wednesday night.

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Thousands of Christmas ornaments stolen from Aptos store

The Grinch has come early for a store in Aptos.

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Scotts Valley police warn of daytime residential burglary

Scotts Valley police say an unknown suspect or suspects forcibly entered a residence on Meadow Way sometime between 7:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Wednesday.

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Monterey Bay Aquarium celebrates Shark Days this weekend

The Monterey Bay Aquarium presents "Shark Days" this weekend, Nov. 1-2.

Estevan Gonzales

Salinas Police: Man arrested at Dubber's Bar with gun

Salinas police arrested a 24-year-old man at a bar Wednesday night with a loaded…

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Construction worker killed by suspected DUI driver

A construction worker was killed early Thursday morning after California Highway…

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Police: "Prolific" meth dealer arrested in Santa Cruz

A Santa Cruz man authorities describe as being a prolific meth dealer has been…

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Prosthetic limbs recovered after car theft in Capitola

A pair of expensive, custom-made prosthetic arms stolen earlier this month in…

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Thousands of Christmas ornaments stolen from Aptos store

The Grinch has come early for a store in Aptos.

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Hollister woman gets 9 months in federal prison for stealing from employer

A Hollister woman is facing nine months in federal prison for wire fraud.

Halloween heartbreak no school for some in Hollister

Halloween heartbreak: No school on Friday for some Hollister students

Some Central Coast children looking forward to Halloween won't be sharing their…

Hollister fire chief on paid administrative leave

Hollister fire chief on paid administrative leave pending investigation

A Central Coast fire chief is being put on paid administrative leave as an internal…

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Prunedale man killed in early Wednesday morning crash

A 67-year-old man died early Wednesday after his car rolled over off Highway  101…

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Hollister woman gets 9 months in federal prison for stealing from employer

A Hollister woman is facing nine months in federal prison for wire fraud.

Santa Clara County protesters bring attention to horses

Gilroy neglected horses case taking too long, protesters say

People in Gilroy are outraged over an investigation into neglected horses they say…

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Prison donates confiscated cellphones to San Jose-based domestic violence advocacy group

A California state prison has donated more than 200 contraband cell phones to the…

House flip to benefit Boys and Girls Club of Scotts Valley

Flipping houses and flipping a legacy for charity in Santa Cruz County

A man's dying wish to have the proceeds of his home go to benefit at-risk youth may…

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