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Memorial Day Volunteers Making a Difference

Making a Difference: Memorial Day

Around the country, millions of flags will be raised to remember those who died while serving the country's Armed Forces. In Salinas, it's made possible because of a team of volunteers. The story of their dedication can be seen in today's Making A Difference.

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Scotts Valley residents come home to burglary in-progress

On Sunday, Scotts Valley residents came home to a burglary in-progress and interrupted it, police said. 


Fraudulent use of USDA mark spurs massive recall

A fraudulent use of an inspection mark has forced LQNN, Inc. to recall 213,192 pounds of chicken, beef and pork products that were produced. The meat also was not inspected according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service.

Salinas neighbors upset over school traffic

UPDATE: Harden Middle School principal reminds parents and students to obey traffic laws

One parent calls it a traffic nightmare during pick-up and drop-off at Harden Middle School in Salinas.

Making a Difference Loaves Fishes Computers

Making a Difference, Loaves Fishes & Computers

It's estimated more than 68,000 Monterey County residents are living at or below the poverty line; and because they often don't have computers or regular online access to information, many low income families and students fall behind. But one local tech company is hoping to help. Here's more in today's making a difference.

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Controversial vaccine bill passes in State Senate

A controversial vaccine bill passed through the California Senate after a long heated debate between lawmakers this week. The measure now heads to the Assembly.

UPDATE: Watsonville HS lockdown lifted after police investigation

Watsonville police said they responded to a fight and report of a man with a gun.

Making a Difference The Otter Project

Making a Difference: Otter Project

California Sea Otters once ruled supreme over the central coast. With almost 17,000 at one time, the population has been decimated. But one organization's mission is to get this creature off the endangered species list. Here's more in today's making a difference.

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