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Cal Fire Worried About Dangerous Fire Season

Drought and bark beetles blamed for early fire season

According to the United States Forest Service as many as 66 million trees have died since 2010 throughout California, up from 29 million reported last year.

UPDATE: Fire closes all lanes on Highway 17 Monday afternoon

COURTESY: Laura McLendon

UPDATE: Highway 17 reopens after brush fire

Highway 17 has reopened for commuters Tuesday morning, according to CHP.

Motorcycle rider killed in crash in Monterey County

The California Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly crash in Monterey County.

Local beach goers urged to be cautious because of high surf

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Capitola residents speak out over Privates Beach gate debate

The California Coastal Commission is demanding a decision on whether a fence and gate in front of Privates Beach in Capitola will be removed or not.

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Why sharks are swimming along the Central Coast

Sharks are known to swim along the Central Coast. But we're taking a look at why.

Former Gilroy HS teacher accused of posing as a porn star to lure boys

A former Gilroy High School chemistry teacher is being charged with 19 felony counts and one misdemeanor for posing as an adult porn star on Facebook Messenger, according to the Santa Clara District Attorney's Office.

Two new lawsuits filed in Gilroy teacher sexual misconduct case

Two new lawsuits filed in Gilroy teacher sexual misconduct case

Two more lawsuits has been filed against the Gilroy Unified School District, according to high profile attorney Gloria Allred.

Pregnant woman killed in Marina car crash, police say

A pregnant woman was hit and killed by a vehicle in the Marina Walmart parking lot on Saturday afternoon.

New drug, alcohol treatment plan for Santa Cruz County

Drug and alcohol treatment services are expanding to residents in Santa Cruz County, under new substance use disorder coverage through Medi-Cal.

Watsonville Police getting new SWAT team

New SWAT team launching in Watsonville

The Watsonville Police Department is launching a new SWAT program.

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Motorcycle rider killed in crash in Monterey County

The California Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly crash in Monterey County.

Great white shark 1

Why sharks are swimming along the Central Coast

Sharks are known to swim along the Central Coast. But we're taking a look at why.

Fundraising underway for century old Pacific Grove festival

Nearly 100 people came out for the 3rd annual Beach House Brunch on Lover's Point to…

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Local beach goers urged to be cautious because of high surf

Capitola residents speak out over Privates Beach gate debate

The California Coastal Commission is demanding a decision on whether a fence and…

Great white shark 1

Why sharks are swimming along the Central Coast

Sharks are known to swim along the Central Coast. But we're taking a look at why.

New drug, alcohol treatment plan for Santa Cruz County

Drug and alcohol treatment services are expanding to residents in Santa Cruz County…

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Monterey County facing 'very high' fire risk this year

Monterey County facing 'very high' fire risk this year

The National Weather Service and Cal Fire are warning residents across the state to…

Hollister water main breaks shuts down Fourth St.

Fourth Street in Hollister is closed down while crews work to stop a water main…

Fallen San Jose police officer honored by local agencies

On Tuesday, thousands gathered at the SAP Center in San Jose to honor a fallen San…

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Former Gilroy HS teacher accused of posing as a porn star to lure boys

A former Gilroy High School chemistry teacher is being charged with 19 felony counts…

Two new lawsuits filed in Gilroy teacher sexual misconduct case

Two new lawsuits filed in Gilroy teacher sexual misconduct case

Two more lawsuits has been filed against the Gilroy Unified School District,…

Fallen San Jose police officer honored by local agencies

On Tuesday, thousands gathered at the SAP Center in San Jose to honor a fallen San…

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