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Campus Police Town Hall Meeting

UC Santa Barbara Student Safety is Discussed at Town Forum

UC Santa Barbara students who are also Isla Vista residents say recent crimes are not stopping at boundary lines.  They plan to bring their concerns to UCSB Police Chief Dustin Olsen in a town hall forum.

Highway 101 Fatal Car Revealed

Triple Fatal Crash Involves Special Examination of Smashed Cars

A team of specially trained California Highway Patrol officers are doing a forensics examination of the two cars involved in a triple fatal accident Monday morning in Santa Barbara.

The Port of Hueneme Plugs-in New Grid Based Shore Power Syst

The Port of Hueneme Plugs-in New Grid Based Shore Power System for Ships

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held at The Port of Hueneme on Thursday to launch the ports new grid-based shore power system.

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Study Says Fracking Ban Ballot Initiative Bad for Jobs, Economy

A new energy industry-backed study says a ballot initiative that would ban future "high-intenstiy" oil and gas extraction in Santa Barbara County would kill jobs and harm the economy.

Food Processing Facility in Santa Maria to Boost Strawberry

Santa Maria Food Processing Facility to Boost Top Cash Crop

A massive agricultural facility could be just the boost Santa Maria's economy needs. The building will provide 226,000 square feet of cooling and food processing space. It's expected to give even more help to Santa Barbara County's top cash…

Grover Beach Grand Theft

Grover Beach Grand Theft

Surveillance video shows man walk up to front door of home, and take two packages that did not belong to him.

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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 high-tech career.

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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.

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2016: A Bush-Clinton rematch?

For 32 years, there was either a Bush or a Clinton in the White House or the Cabinet. And in 2016, the families could be competing again -- in a Jeb Bush vs. Hillary Clinton face off.

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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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Campus Police Town Hall Meeting

UC Santa Barbara Student Safety is Discussed at Town Forum

UC Santa Barbara students who are also Isla Vista residents say recent crimes are…

Highway 101 Fatal Car Revealed

Triple Fatal Crash Involves Special Examination of Smashed Cars

A team of specially trained California Highway Patrol officers are doing a forensics…

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Study Says Fracking Ban Ballot Initiative Bad for Jobs, Economy

A new energy industry-backed study says a ballot initiative that would ban future "…

Food Processing Facility in Santa Maria to Boost Strawberry

Santa Maria Food Processing Facility to Boost Top Cash Crop

A massive agricultural facility could be just the boost Santa Maria's economy needs…

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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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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…

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Santa Barbara County Sheriff Candidates Face-Off

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

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San Luis Obispo County

Grover Beach Grand Theft

Grover Beach Grand Theft

Surveillance video shows man walk up to front door of home, and take two packages…

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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…

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The Port of Hueneme Plugs-in New Grid Based Shore Power Syst

The Port of Hueneme Plugs-in New Grid Based Shore Power System for Ships

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held at The Port of Hueneme on Thursday to launch the…

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.

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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Dos Pueblos Holds Signing Ceremony for 15 Athletes

Another all-around great senior athletic class at Dos Pueblos High School.

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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…

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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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Ukraine tense as Russia launches new drills

Tensions in Ukraine escalated sharply Thursday, with Russia embarking on new…

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SOS in sand helps rescue stranded snorkelers

The first clue was a boat floating in the ocean with no one on board. So teams of…

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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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Back at school, S. Korean teens grieve

First days back at school are usually filled with optimism about what's ahead, but…

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Moose loose in Canada

Moose loose in Canadian neighborhood

A moose was on the loose Thursday in the middle of a busy neighborhood.

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Shakes on a plane: Airline drama

Passengers on board an easyJet flight from Gatwick, England, to Verona, Italy, on…

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Artist finds painting at Goodwill worth thousands

A local artist purchased a $10 painting at a Goodwill store. After doing some…

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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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Entertainment Headlines

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'Bachelorette' contestant killed paragliding

Eric Hill, who was a contestant in the upcoming season of "The Bachelorette," died…

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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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Health Headlines

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Study Says Fracking Ban Ballot Initiative Bad for Jobs, Economy

A new energy industry-backed study says a ballot initiative that would ban future "…

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Easy fitness: No willpower required

Living a healthy, active lifestyle today is hard. It requires planning. Willpower.…

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CDC: Most measles cases in nearly 20 years

More people have been infected with measles in the United States during the first…

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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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