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CIG Insurance Community Safety Saturday: Sept. 6, 2014

CIG Insurance Community Safety Saturday™ is a free, family and community event that offers information and education about how to improve the safety and security of children, teens, families and communities. This important event, first developed by Capital Insurance Group (CIG), was born out of the concern to keep…

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Santa Cruz surf intructor sentenced for molestation, secretly recording girls

A Santa Cruz surf instructor was sentenced Tuesday to three years in prison after pleading no contest to 25 charges of molestation and child pornography possession.

Central Coast vineyards harvesting early because of drought

Central Coast vineyards harvesting early because of drought

Central Coast wineries said Tuesday they've had to harvest early this year because of the lack of rain.

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Feds: Watsonville nursing homes "persistently and severely" overmedicated residents

Federal officials have filed a complaint against the owners, operators and managers of two Watsonville nursing homes, alleging elder abuse and Medicare fraud.

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Salinas police searching for man who tried to lure boy into bathroom stall at mall

Salinas police say a man tried to lure an 8-year-old boy into a bathroom stall at Northridge Mall Monday night.

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Santa Cruz police officer stabbed in the leg; suspect arrested

A Santa Cruz police officer was stabbed in the leg Monday by a suicidal subject he was trying to apprehend, according to Deputy Police Chief Steve Clark.

TAMC GRANT FUNDING

$8.7 million in grants awarded by TAMC

Several infrastructure projects in Monterey County will move forward with the awarding of $8.7 million. Included in this funding are downtown Salinas’ street improvements and the new roundabout on the Holman Highway at Highway 1.

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Monterey Police investigating use of Taser on teen at County Fair

The Monterey Police Department is investigating an incident in which an officer deployed his stun gun on a teenager at the Monterey County Fair Saturday night.

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Salinas Valley Chamber of Commerce

Bizz Buzz: Greenfield Village

Greenfield Village celebrated their new Corporate Housing at Greenfield Village with a ribbon cutting with Greenfield Mayor John Huerta, Sheriff Scott Miller, the Salinas Valley Chamber of Commerce, staff and locals.

36 arrested for DUI over Labor Day Weekend

CHP: 36 DUI arrests, 2 fatal accidents on Central Coast

The California Highway Patrol has been out in full source through Labor Day making DUI arrests and investigating two fatal accidents on the Central Coast.

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Monterey County News

Central Coast vineyards harvesting early because of drought

Central Coast vineyards harvesting early because of drought

Central Coast wineries said Tuesday they've had to harvest early this year because…

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Salinas police searching for man who tried to lure boy into bathroom stall at mall

Salinas police say a man tried to lure an 8-year-old boy into a bathroom stall at…

TAMC GRANT FUNDING

$8.7 million in grants awarded by TAMC

Several infrastructure projects in Monterey County will move forward with the…

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Monterey Police investigating use of Taser on teen at County Fair

The Monterey Police Department is investigating an incident in which an officer…

36 arrested for DUI over Labor Day Weekend

CHP: 36 DUI arrests, 2 fatal accidents on Central Coast

The California Highway Patrol has been out in full source through Labor Day making…

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Santa Cruz surf intructor sentenced for molestation, secretly recording girls

A Santa Cruz surf instructor was sentenced Tuesday to three years in prison after…

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Feds: Watsonville nursing homes "persistently and severely" overmedicated residents

Federal officials have filed a complaint against the owners, operators and managers…

Michael Paquette

Santa Cruz police officer stabbed in the leg; suspect arrested

A Santa Cruz police officer was stabbed in the leg Monday by a suicidal subject he…

36 arrested for DUI over Labor Day Weekend

CHP: 36 DUI arrests, 2 fatal accidents on Central Coast

The California Highway Patrol has been out in full source through Labor Day making…

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36 arrested for DUI over Labor Day Weekend

CHP: 36 DUI arrests, 2 fatal accidents on Central Coast

The California Highway Patrol has been out in full source through Labor Day making…

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Man dies after fiery crash south of Hollister

The California Highway Patrol is still investigating a deadly and fiery crash…

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3.5 magnitude earthquake rattles area near Gilroy, Hollister

A magnitude 3.5 earthquake hit Monday morning near Gilroy around 9:10 a.m.

Drought forces horse center to take on more animals

Drought forces San Benito County horse center to take on more animals

Among the many organizations that have been affected by the ongoing California…

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36 arrested for DUI over Labor Day Weekend

CHP: 36 DUI arrests, 2 fatal accidents on Central Coast

The California Highway Patrol has been out in full source through Labor Day making…

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49er Ray McDonald arrested for domestic violence

San Francisco 49er Ray McDonald has been arrested on domestic violence charges. San…

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3.5 magnitude earthquake rattles area near Gilroy, Hollister

A magnitude 3.5 earthquake hit Monday morning near Gilroy around 9:10 a.m.

Identification still pending on burned body found near Morgan Hill

An identification is still pending for the body found burning near Morgan Hill…

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TAMC GRANT FUNDING

$8.7 million in grants awarded by TAMC

Several infrastructure projects in Monterey County will move forward with the…

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Watsonville native wins National Institutes of Health scholarship

A Watsonville native has been awarded a prestigious National Institutes of Health…

New youth football league gets state of the art gear

New tri-county youth football league focuses on safety first

A new youth football league based in Watsonville says it's putting safety first.

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On This Day

  • On this day: September 2

    Instrument of Surrender of Japan, World War II

    U.S. Army Signal Corps

    London burns, Atlanta falls to Union forces, Japan surrenders to end World War II, and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame celebrates its opening with a star-studded jam, all on this day.

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