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Firefighters face challenges heading into upcoming fire season

Cal Fire on alert for Memorial Day Weekend

The Memorial Day Weekend is the unofficial kickoff to summer, but Cal Fire has been planning for it since the start of the year. Despite recent rains, we are still facing harsh fire conditions this summer. As we head into Memorial Day, Cal Fire has a few reminders for you.

Attempted murder: Man stabbed multiple times during fight at Salinas party

A Hispanic man suffered life-threatening stab wounds Saturday night during a fight that broke out at a party in Salinas, police said.

Courtesy: Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office, Friday night stabbing

Man stabbed three times during Live Oak party

A Soquel man suffered multiple non-life threatening stab wounds during a Friday night party in Live Oak, deputies said.

Once-homeless veteran shares story

Part of Fort Ord turned into a parking lot for classic cars Saturday. The event raised money for the Veterans Transition Center of Monterey County.


DUI crackdown underway for Memorial Day weekend

This Memorial Day weekend, Central Coast residents will be hitting the road in large numbers.

UPDATE: Driver in Gilroy quadruple fatal crash arrested Thursday morning, officers say

UPDATE: Driver charged in Gilroy quadruple fatal crash makes first court appearance

The suspected DUI driver charged in last week's deadly crash in Gilroy, made his first appearance in court Friday afternoon.

Dear Jon Manzanita TAG

Dear Jon Update: Manzanita Park gets tagged in access battle

For years Monterey County has allowed the North County Youth Recreation Association to manage a portion of Manzanita Park via a contract. But daily access is an issue. Now taggers have entered the picture. Sue, from Prunedale wrote, “Dear Jon, why can't we have the Manzanita Park gate open for public use? After all it is our park!”

Deadly accident shuts down Highway 101 early Monday morning

UPDATE: Investigators unable to identify woman killed in Salinas crash

California Highway Patrol said the identity of the woman killed in a crash just before midnight Sunday evening in Salinas on Highway 101 south of the Main Street exit has not been determined yet.

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