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"Bed Taxes" May Increase In SB County

Santa Barbara County supervisors voted four-to-one today to move forward with taxing hotel visitors an extra 2%.

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Extensive Investigation into Triple Fatal Accident

An extensive investigation is underway to determine the cause of death in a triple fatal rollover accident Monday morning in Santa Barbara.

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Contagious Diseases Making a Comeback in California

Deadly diseases that were a thing of the past are making a comeback in California.

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SB Unified School District Votes On Layoff Notices

Some employees of the Santa Barbara Unified School District might get layoff notices.

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UCSB Group Boycotts Business For Promoting Deltopia

A UCSB student group is boycotting a local business for creating the Deltopia Facebook page, which they said brought in thousands of outsiders to the small college town.

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San Luis Obispo County Approves Stonegarden Federal Grant

San Luis Obispo (SLO) County Board of Supervisors approved  a request from SLO Sheriff Ian Parkinson to accept a Stonegarden Federal Grant in the amount of $493,013 for coastline monitoring/detection and response equipment related to interdiction of…

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Draft Winery Ordinance Has Local Non-Profits Worried

Some non-profit organizations in Santa Barbara County may face financial trouble if a county Draft Winery Ordinance is adopted. That ordinance would, among other things, limit the number of events allowed at wineries each year, forcing non-profits…

Earth Day: Santa Barbara Plastic Bag Ban Approaching

Earth Day: Santa Barbara Plastic Bag Ban Approaching

On Earth Day the impending end of the plastic bag in Santa Barbara is a good reminder for everyone to be ready. 

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Hope fades in South Korea ferry search

Divers retrieved yet more bodies from the sunken South Korean ferry Sewol on Wednesday as hopes of finding survivors faded on news that rescuers haven't found any air pockets inside the ship.

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People's 'World's Most Beautiful' list 2014

People magazine recently named Lupita Nyong'o its "World's Most Beautiful" for 2014. See which other ladies earned a coveted spot on the annual list.

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Celebrity breakups of 2014

Breaking up is hard to do, even for celebrities. Take a look at the notable celebrity splits of 2014.

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Santa Barbara Votes on Gang Injunction

Santa Barbara City Council Votes on Gang Injunction

Gang Injunction opponents outnumbered supporters at a public hearing before the…

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"Bed Taxes" May Increase In SB County

Santa Barbara County supervisors voted four-to-one today to move forward with taxing…

Santa Barbara Fatal Accident Folo

Extensive Investigation into Triple Fatal Accident

An extensive investigation is underway to determine the cause of death in a triple…

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Contagious Diseases Making a Comeback in California

Deadly diseases that were a thing of the past are making a comeback in California.

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SB Unified School District Votes On Layoff Notices

Some employees of the Santa Barbara Unified School District might get layoff notices.

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UCSB Group Boycotts Business For Promoting Deltopia

A UCSB student group is boycotting a local business for creating the Deltopia…

Winery Ordinance

Draft Winery Ordinance Has Local Non-Profits Worried

Some non-profit organizations in Santa Barbara County may face financial trouble if…

Earth Day: Santa Barbara Plastic Bag Ban Approaching

Earth Day: Santa Barbara Plastic Bag Ban Approaching

On Earth Day the impending end of the plastic bag in Santa Barbara is a good…

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San Luis Obispo County

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Contagious Diseases Making a Comeback in California

Deadly diseases that were a thing of the past are making a comeback in California.

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San Luis Obispo County Approves Stonegarden Federal Grant

San Luis Obispo (SLO) County Board of Supervisors approved  a request from SLO…

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Same Suspect in Pismo, Atascadero, and Arroyo Grande Bank Robberies

Arroyo Grande and Pismo Beach police departments say they will charge Santa Maria…

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Big Drop in Smuggling Boats Making it to Shore in 2014

There's been a significant drop in smuggling boats bringing illegal immigrants and…

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Local Attorney Runs in Boston Marathon

A local attorney was among the tens of thousands of people who ran in this year's…

An Easter Redemption

It was a special Easter Sunday for a central coast man who said he’s come a long way…

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Horseback Riding for Therapy

Jack’s Helping Hand, a San Luis Obispo non-profit group, known for helping children…

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Water Allotments Increase for California Farmers

California farmers and cities are set to get more water, as state and federal…

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Santa Barbara Votes on Gang Injunction

Santa Barbara City Council Votes on Gang Injunction

Gang Injunction opponents outnumbered supporters at a public hearing before the…

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Contagious Diseases Making a Comeback in California

Deadly diseases that were a thing of the past are making a comeback in California.

San Miguel Island Closed To Public

San Miguel Island Closed To Public

San Miguel Island just off our coast, is off-limits right now. The navy is concerned…

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Big Drop in Smuggling Boats Making it to Shore in 2014

There's been a significant drop in smuggling boats bringing illegal immigrants and…

Congresswoman Brownley Visits Woman Owned Companies

U.S. Rep. Brownley Visits Woman Owned Companies

Even though it is 2014, gender inequality is a big issue in the workplace.  The…

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Cal Poly Baseball Earns No. 1 National Ranking

The Mustangs achieved the school's second No. 1 national ranking in Division I as…

Cal Poly Beats Fullerton 4-3

No. 3 Cal Poly Wins After 13 Innings Over Cal State Fullerton 4-3

Junior right fielder Nick Torres doubled to the gap in left-center field, scoring…

Cal Poly Beats Fullerton 8-0

Mustangs Shutout Titans 8-0

No. 3 Cal Poly shutout Cal State Fullerton 8-0 Thursday night inside Baggett Stadium.

Westmont College Wins Back-To-Back Polo Titles

Westmont College Wins Back-To-Back Polo Titles

The national champion Westmont College men's polo team is being honored Thursday for…

Gauchos beat Cal State Fullerton 2-1

No. 14 UCSB Takes The Series Over No.15 Cal State Fullerton 2-1

No. 14 UC Santa Barbara defeated No. 15 Cal State Fullerton 2-1 in Sunday…

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Six Year Fight To Save Historic Beach Cabana Is Over

Santa Barbara County Historic Landmark #49, also known as the Irene and Frances…

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Tipline Warning: Bill Collectors Accused of Using Illegal Threats

An out of state bill collector may be going to far to get people to pay a past debt…

Tipline Investigation: Botched City Inspections Cause Homeowner Nightmare

Our special Tipline Investigation exposes a flawed Santa Barbara city policy that's…

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What's Right

TODAY: Avoid Identity Theft By Shredding Old Documents

Union Bank is partnering with NewsChannel 3 to sponsor a free shred day in Solvang…

Lost Wedding Ring Found After Two Years

An Ojai couple was reunited with a wedding ring that was lost at Ellwood Beach two…

Cota Sycamore Tree Dedicated To California Television Host

A ceremony honoring the legacy of popular television host Huell Howser was held…

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Hamas, Fatah aim to form unity government

Rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah announced Wednesday they will begin talks…

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Ukraine: Pro-Russian militants to be targeted

Pro-Russian militants will be targeted in four key cities in Ukraine's restive east…

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More drug offenders eligible for clemency

More federal prisoners serving drug sentences can apply for clemency after the…

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Obama starts tour with reassurance to Japan

President Barack Obama arrived in Japan on Wednesday for the first part of his Asia…

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NYPD Twitter campaign backfires in a big way

It's hard to imagine how the campaign could have gone more wrong from the…

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Ice cream truck turf war breaks out

There's a turf war going on in a Missouri neighborhood over ice cream. Authorities…

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KKK forms neighborhood watch in Pennsylvania

A Ku Klux Klan chapter in Pennsylvania is forming a neighborhood watch group in…

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Couple gets married in front of burned home

A couple from Ledyard, Conn., got married Saturday afternoon in front of their home,…

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Entertainment Headlines

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Justin Bieber offends millions with shrine visit

Justin Bieber has a habit of getting into trouble, but this time he's found himself…

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Chris Brown trial delay means 'Con Air' trip

Chris Brown's assault trial in Washington has been delayed until the appeal of his…

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HBO shows coming to Amazon ... not Netflix

Non-HBO subscribers will soon be able to watch some of the network's old TV shows,…

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Nyong'o named People's 'Most Beautiful Woman'

Lupita Nyong'o is having quite the ride. The "12 Years a Slave" actress won an…

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New migraine treatments show promise

There are few treatments available for the millions of people who suffer from…

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Death toll from Ebola outbreak goes up to 142

A total of 142 deaths have been reported from the Ebola outbreak in Guinea and…

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Contagious Diseases Making a Comeback in California

Deadly diseases that were a thing of the past are making a comeback in California.

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Indian surgeons find 12 gold bars in man's stomach

When a team of Indian surgeons opened up the stomach of a patient complaining of…

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