Top Stories

Rick Santorum

Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images

Rick Santorum to launch presidential bid

Rick Santorum, the former Pennsylvania senator who mounted an unexpectedly strong bid for the Republican nomination in 2012, is making another bid for the White House.

Atascadero Biker Rescues Man from Rip Current

Boyd Tarwater says he was in the right place at the right time.

Oil Company defends remote controlled valves

Oil Spill Briefing Sheds Light On Valves

Plains All-American Pipeline workers said an automatic shut-off valve would not have prevented the spill and may have made it worse.

Daniel Adam Jasso

Source: Santa Barbara Police Dept.

Santa Barbara Man Accused of Stabbing Ex-Girlfriend's New Boyfriend

A 24-year-old Santa Barbara man is behind bars after he allegedly stabbed his ex-friend's new romantic partner.

OIL SPILL VOLUNTEERS

100 Volunteers Approved to Help with Oil Clean Up

100 volunteers who have been approved to be part of the Refugio oil spill clean up crew have been deployed.  One group was on Goleta Beach this morning, although no major impacts from the spill have come ashore.

Kids to Bowl For Free at Zodos in Goleta

Starting on May 26, kids have the opportunity to do some free bowling all summer long! Here's how you can sign your kids up.

Magic Mountain Debuts Twisted Colossus

Alan Rose Takes A Turn On Six Flag's New "Twisted Colossus" Coaster

Six Flags has done it again. Breaking records with their 19th roller coaster—Twisted Colossus.

NEW_generic_image

Ventura Fire Crews Busy Tuesday Morning

Two early-morning fires in the Ventura area kept crews busy Tuesday morning and even chased one family from their home.  

white pills, Aspirin, Tylenol

iStock / gblu

Household items you're paying too much for

Find out which household items you could be saving money on.

station_logos_keyt_kcoy_kkfx_app

Download the KEYT - KCOY - KKFX mobile app

Staying informed while on the go is now much easier! KEYT, KCOY and KKFX have a mobile application for the iOS and Android platforms.

NEW_generic_image

Read More Local News Stories

Visit our News archive section to find more stories previously aired local news.

Santa Barbara County

Oil Company defends remote controlled valves

Oil Spill Briefing Sheds Light On Valves

Plains All-American Pipeline workers said an automatic shut-off valve would not have…

Daniel Adam Jasso

Santa Barbara Man Accused of Stabbing Ex-Girlfriend's New Boyfriend

A 24-year-old Santa Barbara man is behind bars after he allegedly stabbed his…

OIL SPILL VOLUNTEERS

100 Volunteers Approved to Help with Oil Clean Up

100 volunteers who have been approved to be part of the Refugio oil spill clean up…

Kids to Bowl For Free at Zodos in Goleta

Starting on May 26, kids have the opportunity to do some free bowling all summer…

Five Oil Clean Up Zones

Refugio Oil Spill Site Divided Into Five Cleanup Zones

The Refugio Canyon and surrounding beach are being divided into five zones as more…

Field Worker Stabbed On The Job Near Guadalupe

A 24-year-old field worker sustained several stab wounds after a fellow worker…

Deputy Reflects On Isla Vista Tragedy

Sheriff's Deputy Reflects On The One Year Anniversary Of The Isla Vista Tragedy

Sergeant Brad Welch and fellow officers are credited with stopping the killer before…

NEW_generic_image

Esau's Cafe Closes in Santa Barbara After 76 Years

Since 1939 Esau's Cafe in Santa Barbara has been serving up hearty breakfast and…

NEW_generic_image

San Marcos High School Students Honor Vietnam Veterans

A tribute to local veterans from the Santa Barbara and Goleta areas was held Tuesday…

More Local News Stories

San Luis Obispo County

Atascadero Biker Rescues Man from Rip Current

Boyd Tarwater says he was in the right place at the right time.

Burglary Suspects Break Into SLO Bank Storage Room

San Luis Obispo police are looking for two suspects who they say broke into a…

Armed Robbery Rattles Clerk at Paso Robles Business

A clerk's nerves were rattled after a man with a gun entered Chico's Cafe at 834…

Weekend Picks 5-22-15

Weekend Picks 5-23-15

Here's some of events happening up and down the coast in your neighborhoods.

SLO City Parts Ways with Police Chief

An agreement has been reached with San Luis Obispo Police Chief Steve Gesell on his…

Atascadero Schools Placed On Lockdown After Possible Gunshot Heard

Two Atascadero schools were placed on lockdown Thursday morning following reports of…

NEW_generic_image

Poly House 2015 to Benefit an Atascadero Family

An annual spring project for Cal Poly graduate students brings hope and comfort for…

Diablo Canyon Desal Water Now Available to Cal Fire

An agreement approved today by San Luis Obispo County Supervisors gives Cal Fire…

New Grover Beach Police Chief Hired From Within

The Grover Beach City Council was told Monday night Police Commander John Peters…

Nipomo Announces Changes To Water Disinfectant

The Nipomo Community Services District announces it will change the way water is…

More Local News Stories

Local News Archive

Sign Up for E-News Alerts

  • KEYT-KCOY-KKFX E-News Alerts

    newsletterimage

    Sign up to get Breaking News, Daily Headlines, Severe Weather Alerts & more delivered straight to your e-mail inbox

Ventura County

Atascadero Biker Rescues Man from Rip Current

Boyd Tarwater says he was in the right place at the right time.

Magic Mountain Debuts Twisted Colossus

Alan Rose Takes A Turn On Six Flag's New "Twisted Colossus" Coaster

Six Flags has done it again. Breaking records with their 19th roller…

NEW_generic_image

Ventura Fire Crews Busy Tuesday Morning

Two early-morning fires in the Ventura area kept crews busy Tuesday morning and even…

Oxnard Resident Shot While Walking on Street

Oxnard police are investigating a shooting that occurred late Monday night near the…

Environmentalist Rally Against Oil Production in Santa Barba

Environmentalists Rally Against Oil Production In Santa Barbara

More than 150 people gathered at the Santa Barbara County Couthouse sunken gardens…

More Local News Stories

Local Sports News

Dos Pueblos Can t Keep up with San Clemente

Chargers Season Ends as Top Seed San Clemente Dominates Playoff Game

Dos Pueblos lost in the second round of the CIF Division 2 playoffs 10-1 to top-seed…

Cori Close to Enter SB Court of Champions

Cori Close to be Honored Sunday at SB Court of Champions Banquet

The current UCLA head women's basketball coach credits her Santa Barbara days for…

Gauchos Open Against San Diego State

Gauchos Host San Diego St, Virginia and USC in NCAA Regional at Lake Elsinore

UCSB will face San Diego State on Friday at 7:00 pm.

Andersen Wins SB City Golf Championship

San Marcos High School Senior Wins SB City Golf Championship

Niels Andersen wins the title by two shots

Beainy to Enter SB Court of Champions

Former UCSB Basketball Star Barb Beainy Set to be Honored by Court of Champions

She was the 1992 Big West Conference Player of the Year, the first for the UCSB…

More Sports Stories

NewsChannel 3 Investigates

Grand Jury Report Backs Up NewsChannel 3 Investigations

A Grand Jury launched its investigation after we aired a series of reports exposing…

NewsChannel 3 Investigates: Los Alamos Restaurant Settles Complaint Over ADA Dispute

The Americans with Disabilities Act, or the ADA, has been the law since 1990. But,…

NewsChannel 3 Investigates Guitar Man Strikes Wrong Chord w

NewsChannel 3 Investigates: Guitar Man Strikes Wrong Chord with Customers

A Santa Barbara guitar company and its owner are striking the wrong chord with…

More Tipline Stories

What's Right

FLOWER EMPOWER LUNCHEON

Summerland Hosts Annual Flower Empower Luncheon

NewsChannel 3's own Shirin Rajaee and Alan Rose were invited to M.C. the 5th annual…

Red Cross Heroes Breakfast

Red Cross Breakfast Honors Local Heroes

The American Red Cross of Santa Barbara County hosted its first-ever Heroes…

Cooking Up Dreams to benefit local at-risk children

Chefs to "Cook Up Dreams" At New Culinary Competition

You're invited to a new event in Santa Barbara that will tickle your taste-buds and…

More What's Right News

Health Headlines

Doctor generic blurb image

Tinder, other hookup apps blamed for rise in STDs

Rhode Island's Department of Health says that sexually transmitted diseases are way…

Memorial day training day for oil spill cleanup volunteers

Safety Warnings For Would Be Volunteers

Oil spill cleanup volunteers are being warned not to go rogue in the wake of Plains…

Cigarettes at store

Big Tobacco goes into battle over plain packaging

Big tobacco companies are stepping up their global fight against government attempts…

Man with head in hands

Why good people do bad things

Most of us want to do the right thing. We don't want to steal office supplies or…

More Health News

Environment Headlines

Oil Company defends remote controlled valves

Oil Spill Briefing Sheds Light On Valves

Plains All-American Pipeline workers said an automatic shut-off valve would not have…

OIL SPILL VOLUNTEERS

100 Volunteers Approved to Help with Oil Clean Up

100 volunteers who have been approved to be part of the Refugio oil spill clean up…

Five Oil Clean Up Zones

Refugio Oil Spill Site Divided Into Five Cleanup Zones

The Refugio Canyon and surrounding beach are being divided into five zones as more…

More Environmental News

Most Popular News Stories

Advertisement
 
There are currently no severe weather alerts.

Local Weather Forecasts

First Alert Weather Interactive Radar

Interactive Map

Daily Quiz

Advertisement