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Kids learn to surf at Surf Happens Surf Camp

Kids Learn To Hit The Waves At Surf School

It's what some on the South Coast call Disneyland in the Sand: surf camp.

New Pharaoh’s Egyptian Wildlife Exhibit Brings Exotic Animals to County Fair

The Santa Barbara County Fair has animals of all types, but a new exhibit this year is bringing some unfamiliar faces to the Central Coast with The Pharaoh’s Egyptian Wildlife Exhibit.

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Santa Barbara Man Arrested for Selling Drugs While on Bail

Santa Barbara Police have arrested a man they say was selling drugs while out on bail.

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Weekend Events Happening Up and Down the Coast

Lot of fun events are going on in your neighborhoods this weekend.  First Alert Meteorologist Meredith Garofalo shares her favorite picks up and down the coast.

Central Coast's Weekend Events

This week there is plenty of fun for the entire family up and down the coast, from the fair in Santa Maria, free concerts in Atascadero, and a day full of WWII airplanes.

Drought Fines for Water Hogs

When Governor Brown urged all Californians to voluntarily reduce water use earlier this year amid what some are calling the worst drought in state history, he was hoping for a 20 percent reduction.

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Concert In The Park Crowd Enjoys Rock 'n' Roll

It gets crowded at Chase Palm Park in Santa Barbara on Thursdays during the summer months.

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Oxnard Hotel Prepares For Dallas Cowboys Arrival

The Residence Inn in Oxnard will house the Dallas Cowboys starting on July 22nd for their annual summer training camp.

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LeBron James: 'I'm coming home' to Cleveland

After four years away, King James is sensationally taking his throne back to Cleveland.

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Twitter reacts to LeBron returning to Cleveland

Twitter exploded when NBA star LeBron James confirmed that he's leaving the Miami Heat for the Cleveland Cavaliers, where he spent the first seven years of his career. Take a look at some of the most amusing tweets.

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10 surprising lunar facts

Ahead of Saturday's "supermoon," check out 10 surprising facts about Earth's closest neighbor.

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Watch The 71st Annual Santa Maria Elks Parade

Saddle Up! We have the complete 71st Annual Santa Maria Elks Parade available here…

Kids learn to surf at Surf Happens Surf Camp

Kids Learn To Hit The Waves At Surf School

It's what some on the South Coast call Disneyland in the Sand: surf camp.

New Pharaoh’s Egyptian Wildlife Exhibit Brings Exotic Animals to County Fair

The Santa Barbara County Fair has animals of all types, but a new exhibit this year…

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Santa Barbara Man Arrested for Selling Drugs While on Bail

Santa Barbara Police have arrested a man they say was selling drugs while out on…

Meredith s Weekend Picks - 7 11 14

Weekend Events Happening Up and Down the Coast

Lot of fun events are going on in your neighborhoods this weekend.  First Alert…

Central Coast's Weekend Events

This week there is plenty of fun for the entire family up and down the coast, from…

Drought Fines for Water Hogs

When Governor Brown urged all Californians to voluntarily reduce water use earlier…

Concert In The Park Crowd Enjoys Rock n Roll

Concert In The Park Crowd Enjoys Rock 'n' Roll

It gets crowded at Chase Palm Park in Santa Barbara on Thursdays during the summer…

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Goleta Teen Competes in Online Technical Scholarship Contest

A Goleta teen is looking for some horsepower in his drive to be an auto technician…

Concerts in the Park Starts with Race for Best Seats

Concerts in the Park Seating Starts with Noon Race for Best Spots

When it comes to getting a spot for the popular Santa Barbara Concerts in the Park…

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San Luis Obispo County

Meredith s Weekend Picks - 7 11 14

Weekend Events Happening Up and Down the Coast

Lot of fun events are going on in your neighborhoods this weekend.  First Alert…

Central Coast's Weekend Events

This week there is plenty of fun for the entire family up and down the coast, from…

Drought Fines for Water Hogs

When Governor Brown urged all Californians to voluntarily reduce water use earlier…

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Laguna Lake is Drying Quickly

The City of San Luis Obispo’s Natural Resources program is bringing forward a…

Another Smuggling Boat Beached At San Simeon

San Luis Obispo County sheriff's deputies discovered an empty smuggling boat at San…

Concerns Over Spray Sunscreen

Spray-On Sunscreens Come With Hazards

Consumer Reports Magazine has a warning for parents who use spray-on sunscreens to…

Barricaded Man In Nipomo Taken Into Custody

San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Deputies say the barricaded suspect in Nipomo is…

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Wine Tasting Now Allowed at Farmer's Markets

For all you vino lovers out there, a new state law will allow you to taste while…

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Central Coast Avocado Farmers Resorting to "Stumping" Amid Drought

One Central Coast farmer has given his avocado trees a serious shave, and he isn't…

SLO County CAL FIRE Hiring Reserve Firefighters

The Los Osos Community Services District, along with CAL FIRE/SLO County Fire…

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Meredith s Weekend Picks - 7 11 14

Weekend Events Happening Up and Down the Coast

Lot of fun events are going on in your neighborhoods this weekend.  First Alert…

Drought Fines for Water Hogs

When Governor Brown urged all Californians to voluntarily reduce water use earlier…

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Oxnard Hotel Prepares For Dallas Cowboys Arrival

The Residence Inn in Oxnard will house the Dallas Cowboys starting on July 22nd for…

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Wounded Warriors Athletes Come to Port Hueneme for Training Camp

Naval Base Ventura County is hosting the first training camp for wounded warrior…

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Relatives Upset But Not Surprised By DA Decision

Alfonso Limon Jr.'s mother and sister said they were upset and not surprised by the…

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Oxnard Hotel Prepares For Dallas Cowboys Arrival

The Residence Inn in Oxnard will house the Dallas Cowboys starting on July 22nd for…

Kobe s Annual Basketball Camp Returns to Santa Barbara

Kobe Would Love to Play With Melo, Would Welcome Byron Scott as Head Coach

The eighth annual Kobe Basketball Academy is underway at UC Santa Barbara.

25 Thousand Dollar Challenge During Fiesta PBR Event

25 Thousand Dollar Challenge for Mauney at Santa Barbara's Fiesta

J.B. Mauney will win 25 thousand dollars if he can make a full 8-second ride on…

Santa Barbara World Cup Viewing

Thousands Pack Bars, Restaurant For World Cup Game

Thousands of fans were in bars and restaurants in downtown Santa Barbara Tuesday,…

Team USA Losses To Germany But Advances In World Cup

World Cup Kicks Up Local Business

SANTA MARIA, Calif. -- The world's biggest soccer tournament has been a big score…

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NewsChannel 3 Tipline Helps Pismo Man Get New Teeth

NewsChannel 3 Tipline Helps Pismo Man Get New Teeth

In this Tipline story, we help a man battered by life. A series of tragic events…

Woman Featured In Tipline Story Gets $25,000

NewsChannel 3 has a nice surprise for a woman who battled the City of Santa Barbara…

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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Independence Day Pancake Breakfast in Montecito

Hundreds Enjoy Independence Day Pancake Breakfast

Hundreds of people attended this year's annual pancake breakfast put on by the…

Rods and Roses in Carpinteria

Rods and Roses Revs Up Funds for Carpinteria Youth

The 17th annual Rods and Roses show in Carpinteria this weekend has had every slot…

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Dining Out Fundraiser Helps in the Battle Against Drugs and Alcohol

Dining out today in Santa Barbara could help raise thousands of dollars for programs…

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Raju the elephant rescued

Crying elephant raises awareness of cruelty

When Raju the elephant was rescued after being shackled and abused for five decades…

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Medical crisis in Gaza as conflict endures

The option of an Israeli ground invasion into Gaza remained on the table Friday, as…

Obama makes Obamacare announcement

White House puzzled over health care lawsuit

White House officials are scratching their heads over the decision by Republicans to…

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LeBron James: 'I'm coming home' to Cleveland

After four years away, King James is sensationally taking his throne back to…

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Raju the elephant rescued

Crying elephant raises awareness of cruelty

When Raju the elephant was rescued after being shackled and abused for five decades…

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Mel Gibson sympathizes with Shia LaBeouf

Shia LaBeouf has at least one high profile supporter.

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City to dispensaries: Give free pot to the poor

Medical marijuana dispensaries in one California city will likely soon be required…

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Deer crashes through liquor store's front window

A deer crashed through the front window of a Massachusetts liquor store,…

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HBO gives 'Thrones,' 'True Detective' updates

HBO execs say they have nothing to worry about with "Game of Thrones" -- and not…

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Glee' star Becca Tobin's boyfriend found dead

The boyfriend of "Glee" star Becca Tobin, Matt Bendik, was found dead in a…

New Pharaoh’s Egyptian Wildlife Exhibit Brings Exotic Animals to County Fair

The Santa Barbara County Fair has animals of all types, but a new exhibit this year…

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Mel Gibson sympathizes with Shia LaBeouf

Shia LaBeouf has at least one high profile supporter.

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Health Headlines

Anthrax under micrscope

CDC lab safety called into question

Concluding its investigation into the unintended anthrax exposure at the Centers for…

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5 studies you may have missed

Here's a roundup of five medical studies published this week that might give you new…

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Virus returns to baby 'cured' of HIV

A Mississippi baby scientists thought was "functionally cured" of HIV now has…

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Uninsured rate plummets under Affordable Care Act

The number of Americans lacking health insurance has plummeted this year, a trio of…

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