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State wildfires draining local Cal Fire resources

Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency throughout California as wildfires rage across the state. His order requires all state agencies to provide assistance if needed to respond to the fires. But on the Central Coast, Cal Fire said local resources are running thin.

Record-size marijuana pot bust at Fort Hunter Liggett

Record-size marijuana bust at Fort Hunter Liggett

On Thursday, a major marijuana grow was busted on federal property at Fort Hunter Liggett, according to police.

Drug agents bust Monterey home during search Friday

Drug agents bust Monterey home during search Friday

Two Monterey residents were arrested for allegedly having drugs and firearms inside a home in the 200 block of Glenwood Circle.

Two Salinas brothers killed in fiery crash on Highway 68

UPDATE: CHP identifies two brothers, 16 and 20, killed in Highway 68 crash Friday morning

Two brothers headed to work at an agricultural field died in a crash on Highway 68 Friday morning, according to California Highway Patrol.

Howl For Maddy reaches hearts and minds beyond the Central Coast

Howl For Maddy reaches hearts and minds beyond the Central Coast

As a rare blue moon rises Friday night, the entire Central Coast may be howling for 8-year-old Madyson Middleton.

Bizz Buzz: K-Lift Services

Bizz Buzz: Comcast Business has a new service area in Salinas

Comcast Business Built For Business held a ribbon cutting with the Salinas Valley Chamber and Mayor Joe Gunter for K-Lift Services in the new business area.  K-Lift also now has Comcast high-speed internet.

'Miracle' condor successfully treated for lead poisoning

Non-lead ammo being offered to protect California Condor

Supporters of the California Condor are working to help hunters switch to non-lead ammunition by offering free boxes through a raffle.

Watsonville PAL painting

Watsonville PAL program expands

The Watsonville Police Activities League was busy Thursday painting a new building after Measure G money helped fund the program's expansion.

Vigil for Madyson Middleton

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Community gathers in Santa Cruz to mourn the loss of Madyson Middleton

More than 24 hours after the body of Madyson Middleton was found, people gathered at West Cliff and John Street Tuesday night for a candle light vigil.

Unlikely opposition against Spreckels migrant housing plan

Unlikely opposition against Spreckels migrant housing plan

A controversial housing project for migrant farm workers on the Central Coast is one step closer to reality.

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