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Heat Advisory issued for Central Coast

A ridge of high pressure moving in this weekend will push winds offshore, bringing hot, dry conditions all the way to the coast. Record high temperatures will be possible on Sunday and Monday.


Salinas Child Abuse Investigation

Steve Somers on Tami Huntsman death penalty

The death penalty: what prosecutors consider

Prosecutors say they will seek the death penalty in the Tami Huntsman murder trial.

Tami Huntsman in court on 1/20/16

New developments in Huntsman, Curiel child murder, abuse case

There are new developments in the Tami Huntsman and Gonzalo Curiel child murder and abuse case.

Social Services case files and state review released

New documents shed light on Salinas deadly child abuse case

New documents are shedding light on the child abuse case that Salinas Police call the worst in history.

Salinas child murder suspect gets medical care for pregnancy, authorities say

During a phone conversation with a source inside the Monterey County Sheriff's Office, it was confirmed to KION that the woman at the center of the investigation is pregnant.

Salinas double murder case faces legal challenges

Proposed bill aimed at requiring background checks for informal guardians

Murder suspects Tami Huntsman and Gonzalo Curiel were back in court on Friday as their lawyers tried to set a date for a preliminary hearing. 

Tami Huntsman in court on 1/20/16

Another day in court for Huntsman and Curiel on murder and child abuse charges

Tami Huntsman, 40, and Gonzalo Curiel, 17, returned to Monterey County Superior Court this morning.

UPDATED: Huntsman, Curiel plead not guilty

Tami Huntsman and Gonzalo Curiel pleaded not guilty to murder, child abuse, and torture charges in court Wednesday morning.

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Salinas Police make 12 arrests in 40 homicides

The death of 49-year-old Efren Castro marks the 40th homicide investigation of the year in Salinas. Police say his body was found in a car on Kimmel Street on Christmas morning.
His death brings the city’s homicide tally to 40, beating out the 2009 record of 29. Police had previously said the 2009 rate was all gang-related. That wasn’t the case this year.

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