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Additional charge filed in California wildfire

Prosecutors in Northern California have filed involuntary manslaughter charges against a man suspected of starting a wildfire that left one person dead.

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Save Our Shores cleans up 694 pounds of trash from North Coast beaches

Save Our Shores' second North Coast Cleanup Day resulted in 694 pounds of trash and debris collected from five beaches.

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Bizz Buzz: European Wax Center

The Salinas Valley Chamber of Commerce recently held a ribbon-cutting for the newest full-service waxing center in town.

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Prosecutors won't charge Los Gatos man whose son died in hot car

The Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office will not file criminal charges against a Los Gatos man who accidentally left his infant son in the car all day.

Gilroy Garlic Festival wraps up

Gilroy Garlic Festival heat-related medical calls down from last year

Sunday marked the final day of the Gilroy Garlic Festival. Even though the event started off with a little rain, that didn't put a damper on attendance.

Watsonville holds vigil for immigrant children

Faith-based community holds prayer vigil amid immigration crisis

The Watsonville community said it's putting politics aside and coming to the aid of thousands of undocumented children crossing the border every day into the United States. A vigil was held Sunday in support of those children trying to supply them with the most basic needs.

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Shooting in East Salinas Saturday night

Police have responded to a shooting on 1000 block of Atlantic Street Saturday night.

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Monterey Police search for hit-and-run suspect

Monterey Police are asking the public for help finding the driver behind a hit-and-run crash.

Update: Hollister police arrest man wanted for fatal shooting

Hollister police have taken Francisco Cardenas into custody on Saturday. He was wanted in the murder of Daniel Cadenas on July 14.

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Whale watching continues on the Monterey Bay

Those who take the time for whale watching this summer in the Monterey Bay are not being disappointed

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Bizz Buzz: European Wax Center

The Salinas Valley Chamber of Commerce recently held a ribbon-cutting for the newest…

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Shooting in East Salinas Saturday night

Police have responded to a shooting on 1000 block of Atlantic Street Saturday night.

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Monterey Police search for hit-and-run suspect

Monterey Police are asking the public for help finding the driver behind a…

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Whale watching continues on the Monterey Bay

Those who take the time for whale watching this summer in the Monterey Bay are not…

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Save Our Shores cleans up 694 pounds of trash from North Coast beaches

Save Our Shores' second North Coast Cleanup Day resulted in 694 pounds of trash and…

Gilroy Garlic Festival wraps up

Gilroy Garlic Festival heat-related medical calls down from last year

Sunday marked the final day of the Gilroy Garlic Festival. Even though the event…

Watsonville holds vigil for immigrant children

Faith-based community holds prayer vigil amid immigration crisis

The Watsonville community said it's putting politics aside and coming to the aid of…

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Whale watching continues on the Monterey Bay

Those who take the time for whale watching this summer in the Monterey Bay are not…

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Update: Hollister police arrest man wanted for fatal shooting

Hollister police have taken Francisco Cardenas into custody on Saturday. He was…

New weather station located in downtown Hollister

Hollister gets downtown weather center

Thanks to a nonprofit group, Weatherag, and the help of different community members…

Judge halts drilling permits next to condors at Pinnacles National Park

A California court has delivered a setback to an oil company seeking to drill wells…

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Early morning car chase in Hollister leads to four arrests

An early-morning car chase in Hollister led to the arrest of four people on various…

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Prosecutors won't charge Los Gatos man whose son died in hot car

The Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office will not file criminal charges…

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Three small fires contained in Boulder Creek

Cal Fire crews contained three small fires burning in Boulder Creek Thursday evening…

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Appeals court upholds proposed bullet train route

A state appeals court has upheld a proposed route for California's bullet train…

Gilroy Garlic Festival preparations underway

Gilroy Garlic Festival preparations underway

Preparations for the 36th Gilroy Garlic Festival are underway.

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Western Stage at Hartnell College gets $90,000 grant

The theater at Hartnell College has just received a two-year, $90,000 grant.

PRIDE, BASTA programs get $25,000 grant

Santa Cruz Police PRIDE Program, BASTA get $25,000 donation

The Santa Cruz Police PRIDE Program and BASTA have received a $25,000 donation.

Gateway Center's shoe drive collects 9,600 pairs

Monterey County nonprofit collects 9,600 pairs of shoes

The Gateway Center of Monterey County collected 9,600 pairs of shoes through a…

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On This Day

  • On this day: July 28

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    Vivaldi and Bach die, the first hamburger is sold in the U.S., World War I breaks out, a bomber crashes into the Empire State Building, and the Summer Olympics open up in Los Angeles, all on this day.

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