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Salinas P.A.L. seeking new opportunities at re-furbished downtown building

The Salinas Police Activities League said Monday its working harder than ever to bridge the gap between young people and law enforcement.

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Car crashes into power pole, catches fire in Prunedale area

California Highway Patrol officers are investigating a single car accident as a hit and run.

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Soquel man accused of driving drunk, dragging sheriff's deputy 250 feet

A Santa Cruz County Sheriff's deputy was dragged about 250 feet down a Ben Lomond road by a suspected drunken driver, authorities said.

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CHP honors 100-year-old volunteer from Monterey County

The California Highway Patrol honored a Monterey County man at a ceremony in Sacramento Monday for his years of volunteer service.

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State gets $6.8 million to build veterans' cemetery at former Fort Ord

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has awarded the California Department of Veterans Affairs $6.8 million to begin constructing a veterans cemetery at the former Fort Ord.

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Oakland woman pleads not guilty in hit-and-run that killed Soquel business owner

A 29-year-old Oakland woman pleaded not guilty Monday to a felony charge of leaving the scene of an accident, causing death.

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One shot in Salinas Monday morning

Salinas police are investigating a shooting Monday morning that sent one person to the hospital.

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Salinas man sentenced to 19 years in home invasion rape

A Salinas man who forced his way into a woman's home and sexually assaulted her has been sentenced to 19 years in prison.

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Manhunt Monday: Sept. 29, 2014

Alfonso Martorella: Hispanic male adult, 24 years old, 5’11”, 160 lbs., brown hair and blue eyes. During an argument with the victim, Martorella choked and hit the victim several times causing injuries. During the assault their small child was present. Martorella is wanted for domestic violence, child endangerment and…

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Santa Cruz Warriors to host 2015 NBA D-league showcase

The Santa Cruz Warriors will host the 11th annual NBA Development League Showcase in January.

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Monterey County News

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Salinas P.A.L. seeking new opportunities at re-furbished downtown building

The Salinas Police Activities League said Monday its working harder than ever to…

Blackie road fire

Car crashes into power pole, catches fire in Prunedale area

California Highway Patrol officers are investigating a single car accident as a hit…

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CHP honors 100-year-old volunteer from Monterey County

The California Highway Patrol honored a Monterey County man at a ceremony in…

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State gets $6.8 million to build veterans' cemetery at former Fort Ord

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has awarded the California Department of…

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Santa Cruz County News

Don Mitchell

Soquel man accused of driving drunk, dragging sheriff's deputy 250 feet

A Santa Cruz County Sheriff's deputy was dragged about 250 feet down a Ben Lomond…

Joanna Steele

Oakland woman pleads not guilty in hit-and-run that killed Soquel business owner

A 29-year-old Oakland woman pleaded not guilty Monday to a felony charge of leaving…

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Santa Cruz Warriors to host 2015 NBA D-league showcase

The Santa Cruz Warriors will host the 11th annual NBA Development League Showcase in…

National Drug Take Back Day

College students face higher risk of prescription pill abuse, study says

College-age kids may have easier access to illegal prescription drugs.  Counselors…

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San Benito County News

Neighborhood watch groups on the rise in Hollister

Recent break-ins spur interest in Hollister Neighborhood Watch program

Residential break-ins are causing residents in one Central Coast city to promote new…

New rules outlined to manage Measure J outcome

San Benito County pushes new rules ahead of Measure J ballot measure

Trying to protect taxpayers by preventing lawsuits.  It's the next step in the…

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DEAR JON: E-cigarettes still largely allowed

They’re fast becoming one of the biggest public health concerns,…

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Hollister resident named "Volunteer of the Year" for 12th Senate District

Ruth Erickson of Hollister has been selected as the Volunteer of the Year for the…

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Santa Clara deputies make arrest in burned body case

Man arrested in connection with burned body found near Morgan Hill

A 21-year-old man was arrested on murder charges in connection with the death of a…

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Gilroy woman charged with stabbing fellow Gilroy resident Saturday

Gilroy police have arrested a 38-year-old woman for attempted murder after a…

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Newsweek ranks Pacific Collegiate School #14 on top U.S. high schools list

A Santa Cruz school is ranked #14 on the latest list of top high schools in the U.S…

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CHP honors 100-year-old volunteer from Carmel Valley

Carmel Valley centenarian is state's oldest California Highway Patrol volunteer

At 100, Homer Bosserman Jr. of the Carmel Valley is the state's oldest California…

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Watsonville teacher is a semifinalist for Grammy's music educator award

A Watsonville teacher has been named a semifinalist for the 2015 Grammy Music…

Winner claims $400,000 winning lottery ticket sold in Monterey

A winning Daily Derby ticket sold last month in Monterey has been claimed, state…

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On This Day

  • On this day: September 30

    James Dean, Rebel Without a Cause

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    Babe Ruth hits 60 home runs, James Dean dies in a car crash, "The Flintstones" and "Cheers" premiere, and researchers capture a giant squid on camera, all on this day.

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