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Study Says Produce Prices to Climb

You already think your groceries cost too much--now a new study says it'll cost a little more all because of the drought.
California’s Central Valley is one the hardest hit places by the drought and farmers are planting less in that area.

Ordinary Citizens Receive Awards for Acts of Heroism

Ordinary Citizens Receive Awards For Acts of Heroism

The Santa Barbara Police Department recognized some ordinary citizens doing extraordinary things. An awards ceremony was held Wednesday to recognize the acts of heroism.

Each year officers nominate those in our community who they feel are deserving…

Fire Clearance Deadline Quickly Approaching

Fire Clearance Deadline Quickly Approaching

High fire season is almost here and that means it is time to get rid of any hazards around your home.

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Santa Barbara County Sheriff Candidates Face-Off

Santa Barbara County Sheriff candidates squared-off at a candidates forum Wednesday night.

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Benches Removed in Two Block Area of Downtown Santa Barbara

Benches have been removed in a two block area of State Street between Haley and Ortega Streets in downtown Santa Barbara.  The city says they are being cleaned and repaired.

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New Boat To Fight SLO County Drug Smuggling

San Luis Obispo County will use a $493,013 federal grant to watch for and respond to drug smuggling boats along the Central Coast.

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Visitors Wary of Fragile, Dying Trees in Nipomo Community Park

Keep your eyes on the trees! Visitors to the Nipomo Community Park are keeping an extra eye out for diseased trees in danger of falling. According to San Luis Obispo County Parks Department, it's doing what it can to remove the problem before…

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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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Malaysia to release MH370 report, PM says

Facing anger from families of Flight 370 passengers, Malaysia's Prime Minister said Thursday his government will release its preliminary report on the plane's disappearance.

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Time's Most Influential People of 2014

Time released its 11th annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world. Take a look at which artists, leaders, titans, pioneers and icons made this year's list.

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Smoking in America: Fast facts

The FDA proposed rules Thursday that call for strict regulation of electronic cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco, nicotine gels, water pipe tobacco and hookahs. Currently, the FDA only has regulatory authority over cigarettes, smokeless tobacco and…

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Study Says Produce Prices to Climb

You already think your groceries cost too much--now a new study says it'll cost a…

Ordinary Citizens Receive Awards for Acts of Heroism

Ordinary Citizens Receive Awards For Acts of Heroism

The Santa Barbara Police Department recognized some ordinary citizens doing…

Santa Barbara County Sheriff s candidates forum

Santa Barbara County Sheriff Candidates Face-Off

Santa Barbara County Sheriff candidates squared-off at a candidates forum Wednesday…

State Street Benches Gone

Benches Removed in Two Block Area of Downtown Santa Barbara

Benches have been removed in a two block area of State Street between Haley and…

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Extensive Investigation into Triple Fatal Accident

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

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School Board Approves Computer Science Academy

A new academy at Santa Barbara High School will give students a leg up on a…

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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.

Bed Taxes May Increase In SB County

"Bed Taxes" May Increase In SB County

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

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New Boat To Fight SLO County Drug Smuggling

San Luis Obispo County will use a $493,013 federal grant to watch for and respond to…

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Visitors Wary of Fragile, Dying Trees in Nipomo Community Park

Keep your eyes on the trees! Visitors to the Nipomo Community Park are keeping an…

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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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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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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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Fire Clearance Deadline Quickly Approaching

Fire Clearance Deadline Quickly Approaching

High fire season is almost here and that means it is time to get rid of any hazards…

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.

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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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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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Malaysian PM not declaring passengers dead

More than six weeks after Flight 370 disappeared, Malaysia's prime minister says…

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Politicians denounce rancher's racist remarks

What started out as a standoff over land rights may be turning into a controversy…

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Pot trade lands fourth-graders in hot water

Legalized marijuana has found its way into playground commerce, leading to a group…

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Israel: Hamas presence a no-go for talks

Israel's Security Cabinet announced Thursday the country won't hold peace…

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Pot trade lands fourth-graders in hot water

Legalized marijuana has found its way into playground commerce, leading to a group…

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Woman sues after alleged pet duck attack

A woman is suing her mother's neighbor after she claims she was attacked by her pet…

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Boy released by kidnapper after singing gospel music

A child allegedly annoyed a kidnapper into releasing him unharmed by singing a…

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Ronald McDonald gets new style makeover

Ronald McDonald is updating himself with a new look and a new presence on social…

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3 sex abuse suits against Elmo actor tossed

Three sex abuse lawsuits against the man who once voiced "Sesame Street's" Elmo…

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Olivia Wilde, Jason Sudeikis welcome baby

Actress Olivia Wilde proudly announced the birth of her baby boy on Wednesday,…

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Jodie Foster marries girlfriend

Surprise! Jodie Foster's now a married woman.

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Chris Brown trial in Washington delayed

Chris Brown must return to California the same way he got to Washington, D.C. -- in…

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Personal sensors: Monitoring your every move

How did you sleep last night? OK, that's an easy question. But do you know your…

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No more pills: Just give it to me in a chip

Did you take your meds today? At the right time? All of them? Following your…

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The end of chemo: Safer ways to fight cancer

When 14-year-old Nick Wilkins' leukemia resisted chemotherapy, radiation and a bone…

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Custom organs: Creating body parts from dust

The long metal table in the University of Michigan biomedical engineering lab is…

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