Turning the city over to new hands - on Friday the San Luis Obispo City Council welcomed new mayor Heidi Harmon.
Santa Maria police are on scene of a Friday evening shooting near the area of Lincoln Street and Jones Street.
Giraffes are vanishing. The International Union for Conservation of Nature moved the land-based animals up to "vulnerable" status. Giraffes are at high risk for extinction.
UC Santa Barbara police are investigating a burglary that occurred on Thursday at the Humanities and Social Science building on the UCSB campus.