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Explosive Device Found In Downtown Solvang, Evacuations Lifted

Most of downtown Solvang was cordoned off after the discovery of a military ordnance near the business strip.

Friends and Family of Mallory Dies React to Morua Guilty Ple

Friends and Family of Mallory Dies React to Morua Guilty Plea

Family and friends of Mallory Dies speak out after a former congressional aide, Raymond Morua, pleaded guilty to killing her while driving drunk.

Santa Barbara Water Conservation

Residents Cash In on Water Saving Landscaping

Some Santa Barbara water users are expected to pay big bills after July 1, if they don't cut back.  The rate increase is expected to be approved in June and the goal is to encourage residents to save what's left of the city's supply during the…

Oceana Hotel Changes Name

Santa Barbara Waterfront Hotel Changes Name

The Oceano Hotel in Santa Barbara has new owners and will change its name soon.

Ablitts Cleaners Awarded

Ablitt's Named On Top Cleaners List in America

Ablitt's has been named one of the top cleaners in the country.

Carpinteria Considers Two New Hotels

Two  hotel projects on one site have been proposed in Carpinteria.

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Pismo Beach City Council Stops Prayers Before Meetings

There will no longer be prayers at Pismo Beach city council meetings, according to a vote yesterday.
It comes after religious freedom groups filed a lawsuit against the city claiming the city chaplain's opening prayers made some residents…

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Drought Squeezing Local Foodbanks

The Foodbank of Santa Barbara County helps those who need help putting food on the table.

South Korean ferry sinks, search efforts

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Questions mount in South Korean ferry disaster

Anguished relatives of missing South Korean ferry passengers waited sullenly for answers Thursday as rescuers fought bad weather, murky water, darkness and time to find a way deep into the capsized ship.

South Korean ferry sinks, rescuers

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Hundreds missing after South Korean ferry sinks

Rescue boats and helicopters are scrambling to find almost 300 passengers, including scores of high school students, missing after a ferry sank off the southwest coast of South Korea.

Pope Francis, kids on Popemobile

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Reasons why Pope Francis is cool

Take a look at the many reasons why Pope Francis is cool.

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Santa Barbara County

Explosive Device Found In Downtown Solvang, Evacuations Lifted

Most of downtown Solvang was cordoned off after the discovery of a military ordnance…

Friends and Family of Mallory Dies React to Morua Guilty Ple

Friends and Family of Mallory Dies React to Morua Guilty Plea

Family and friends of Mallory Dies speak out after a former congressional aide,…

Santa Barbara Water Conservation

Residents Cash In on Water Saving Landscaping

Some Santa Barbara water users are expected to pay big bills after July 1, if they…

Oceana Hotel Changes Name

Santa Barbara Waterfront Hotel Changes Name

The Oceano Hotel in Santa Barbara has new owners and will change its name soon.

Ablitts Cleaners Awarded

Ablitt's Named On Top Cleaners List in America

Ablitt's has been named one of the top cleaners in the country.

Carpinteria Considers Two New Hotels

Two  hotel projects on one site have been proposed in Carpinteria.

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Drought Squeezing Local Foodbanks

The Foodbank of Santa Barbara County helps those who need help putting food on the…

Post-Deltopia: What's Ahead For Events In Isla Vista?

Saturday marks the one week anniversary of the Deltopia riot. The question now:…

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San Luis Obispo County

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Pismo Beach City Council Stops Prayers Before Meetings

There will no longer be prayers at Pismo Beach city council meetings, according to…

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Drought Squeezing Local Foodbanks

The Foodbank of Santa Barbara County helps those who need help putting food on the…

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Blood Moon Puts On Rare Show in Night Sky

The first total lunar eclipse in more than two years had everyone looking to the sky…

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Pismo Beach Stops Prayer at Council Meetings

City ends prayer and resolves lawsuit, paying plaintiffs $1 each and $47,500 to the…

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Santa Maria Valley Contractors Assoc. urges closer review of labor contracts

Its the biggest public works project in Santa Barbara County in recent memory.

Drug Smuggling Growing In Santa Barbara and SLO Counties

A recent report from the California Attorney General Kamala Harris’ office says…

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Cambria Ramps Up Water Conservation Efforts With Portable Restrooms

The extreme drought has been particularly unkind to Cambria, and now is causing a…

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Cal Poly Open House Brings Big Tourism

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo’s open house attracted around 10,000 prospective students.

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Drought Squeezing Local Foodbanks

The Foodbank of Santa Barbara County helps those who need help putting food on the…

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Firefighters Extinguish Berry Truck Fire

An Oxnard building is still standing, thanks to the quick work of firefighters.

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Blood Moon Puts On Rare Show in Night Sky

The first total lunar eclipse in more than two years had everyone looking to the sky…

Oxnard Medical Building Fire Leaves Dozens of People Without

Oxnard Medical Building Fire Leaves Dozens of People Without a Job

The Oxnard Fire Department believes the fire is accidental, and not suspicious.

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Santa Maria Valley Contractors Assoc. urges closer review of labor contracts

Its the biggest public works project in Santa Barbara County in recent memory.

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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…

Gauchos Battle Titans in a Big West Showdown

Gauchos Battle Titans in a Big West Showdown

   For the second time in his career, senior outfielder Joey Epperson delivered a…

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Joey Epperson Added To The Golden Spikes Award Watch List

UC Santa Barbara senior third baseman/outifelder Joey Epperson has been added to the…

UCSB beats Cal Poly 8-6

Gauchos Take Game One Over Mustangs 8-6

Thirteenth-ranked UC Santa Barbara came out on top of an 8-6 against fifth-ranked…

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No. 13 UCSB Prepares To Take On No. 5 Cal Poly

The Blue-Green Rivalry will kickoff this weekend on the Diamond.

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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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Base attack overshadows Russia, Ukraine talks

Ukrainian, Russian and Western diplomats held emergency talks in Switzerland on…

South Korean ferry sinks, search efforts

Questions mount in South Korean ferry disaster

Anguished relatives of missing South Korean ferry passengers waited sullenly for…

Family members of missing ferry passengers

Mother's grief: 'My daughter's in the water'

Through the unrelenting rain, with the biting winds whipping against her…

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NBA player to open Hooters in Russia

Andrei Kirilenko, the National Basketball Association player known as AK-47, plans…

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Texting driver who hit cyclist: 'I just don't care'

A texting motorist who slammed into a bicyclist in Australia has some regrets --…

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Selfie-taker gets kicked in head by train conductor

A man attempting to take a selfie as a train zips past him was kicked in the head by…

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Salsa legend Cheo Feliciano dies in car wreck

Jose Luis "Cheo" Feliciano, a giant of salsa music and Puerto Rican legend, died in…

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Miley Cyrus faces long recovery from illness

Miley Cyrus could be in celebrity sick bay for another three weeks because of an "…

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'X-Men' director named in sex abuse lawsuit

A lawsuit filed Wednesday accuses "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing…

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Jenny McCarthy, Donnie Wahlberg are engaged

What are the odds that Jenny McCarthy and Donnie Wahlberg will give us the '90s…

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Health Headlines

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The rise of college 'study drugs'

Around this time of year, you're more likely to find college students in the…

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3-D printing the human body

The 21st century has seen the growth of 3-D printing, with well-known applications…

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Apathy in older folks could signal shrinking brain

Being apathetic is usually defined as showing a lack of enthusiasm or energy. Most…

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Bogus mammogram results earn woman jail time

A former Georgia hospital technician was sentenced to up to six months in prison…

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