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'The Hunt' suspect Megan Everett captured

Megan Everett, a Florida mom who's accused of kidnapping her daughter, is behind bars, a day after CNN's "The Hunt with John Walsh" told her story.

Santa Maria Breaks Ground On Oakley Park Renovations

Santa Maria city leaders break ground on a much anticipated $1.3 million project to help renovate aging Oakley Park.

Chorro Fire Burns Over 200 Acres Of Forest Land

The Chorro fire broke out Sunday afternoon along the 22000 block of Maricopa Highway, above Ojai in the Los Padres National Forest.


90-Minutes Free Parking Now Offered At Stearns Wharf

The City of Santa Barbara is now offering 90-minute free parking on Stearns Wharf without requiring merchant validation.

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Terry Daly: El Presidente, Old Spanish Days 1966

With his heart on his sleeve, Terry Daly describes the moment he was proclaimed the 1966 Old Spanish Days El Presidente.

Man Identified In Fatal Plane Crash Near Santa Paula

One man is killed in a plane crash in the area of Lofus Canyon Road and Morgan Canyon Road just east of Santa Paula Saturday afternoon.


The Heat Will Be on Illegal Food Vendors During Old Spanish Days

Illegal food vendors will be feeling more heat than what's coming off their grills in Santa Barbara this week.  Police are planning to cite the operators or confiscate their equipment.

Sheriff's Deputies Unable to Catch Goleta Speeding Motorcycle

Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Deputies gave chase to a motorcycle reportedly driving with speeds of up to 100 mph through traffic in the Goleta area Monday morning.

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UPDATE: Santa Maria Tow Truck Driver Dies in Freak Accident

Smitty's Towing confirmed in a statement, that one of its tow truck drivers, Sergio Orozco, died from injuries sustained in a freak accident last Friday.

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California firefighters battle Rocky Fire

California firefighters are busy battling the Rocky Fire, a wildfire northwest of Sacramento that had already incinerated 54,000 acres as of Sunday night.


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