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Closed Salinas elementary school to re-open

On Monday night, the Salinas City Elementary School District voted unanimously to re-open Boronda Community School in the fall.


UCSC replacing hundreds of water meters across campus

The University of California Santa Cruz is replacing hundreds of water meters across campus. These "smart" meters can measure how much was is being used on an hourly basis.

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Update Health alert: Corn Maiden Foods recalls beef and pork products

California company Corn Maiden Foods is recalling approximately 15,600 pounds of pork tamales, pork Yucatan, and beef brisket taquitos products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen.


New high tech patch for Measles vaccination could be just what the doctor ordered

A new microneedle patch is being developed by the Georgia Institute of Technology and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The hope is that it could make it easier to vaccinate people against measles and other vaccine-preventable diseases.

Operation Surf offers injured service members a special chance in Santa Cruz

Operation Surf gives injured service members a special opportunity in Santa Cruz

Severely wounded active duty and veteran service members are participating in Operation Freedom starting Wednesday in Santa Cruz, according to event organizers.

Warriors defeat Mad Ants in first game of finals

Santa Cruz Warriors win NBA D-League Championship, making history

The Santa Cruz Warriors are celebrating a historic victory after Sunday night’s final game, beating the Fort Wayne Mad Ants to win the 2015 NBA D-League Championship.

La Selva Beach driver caught smoking pot while passenger holds the pipe, officers say

A La Selva Beach driver is facing a DUI charge for allegedly smoking marijuana while driving in Highway 1 Monday morning, California Highway Patrol said.

Distracted driver ticketed twice in less than 10 minutes, CHP says

California Highway Patrol said a driver was pulled over twice in less than 10 minutes for using his cell phone behind the wheel Monday morning in Aptos.

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