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SBCC Students Dedicate Tree Grove to Isla Vista Shooting Victims

A special grove of trees has been dedicated at Santa Barbara City College to remember the students killed in the Isla Vista tragedy last year.

History Making Museum Being Built in Oxnard

History Making Museum Being Built in Oxnard

An old fashion barn raising fundraiser is happening in Oxnard.  The goal of the fundraiser is to create a home for Oxnard history.

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Ariz. bus driver refuses to let kids leave

A school bus driver in Arizona was placed on administrative leave after a bus ride got out of control last week has voluntarily resigned.

Kids Help Present the Weather on KEYT Midday

News Channel Three had some very special guests on our Midday show Tuesday helping First Alert Meteorologist Meredith Garofalo present the weather!

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Christopher Meadows Memory Honored Through Scholarship

The sixth annual Christopher Meadows Memorial Wine Tasting fundraiser  is coming up on Saturday. To date, the family has awarded 16 scholarships, and  this year they’ve awarded six, the most in one year.

UCSB Student from Nepal try to help their native land

Students Raise Money For Quake Recovery

While the death toll continues to rise after the earthquake in Nepal, some UC Santa Barbara students are trying to help the living.

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Fiat Chrysler wants to give dealership workers a free ride to college

If the cost of college is weighing you down, now's a good time to get a job at a Fiat Chrysler dealership.

The automaker announced Monday that it will roll out a program to cover the cost of college degrees for those who work at Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge,...

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Smith College to admit transgender women

In yet another sign of evolving attitudes toward gender identity, venerable Smith College will begin admitting transgender women.

Creationism Pulled from Arroyo Grande High School Curriculum

Nearly two weeks after the mother of an Arroyo Grande High School student filed a complaint of creationism being taught in her son's life science class, she is now sharing her side of the story with KEYT.

School scam targets spanish speaking parents

Solicitation Scam Hits Spanish-Speaking Parents

Parents reached out to the Santa Barbara Unified School District after realizing they had been scammed.

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Sentences reduced in Atlanta cheating scandal

A judge, declaring he wasn't "comfortable" with seven-year prison terms given earlier to three educators in the Atlanta Public Schools cheating scandal, on Thursday reduced their sentences to three years in prison.

"I'm not comfortable with it," Fulto...


Earthquake Drill at Santa Barbara High Involves a Death and Injuries in the Scenario

An earthquake drill at Santa Barbara High School involved a simulated death and two serious injuries. Over 2000 students took part.

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Wallace Dawson Funeral Service

Community Comes Together To Honor Sgt. Wallace Dawson

After 64 years Sgt. Wallace Dawson, who was a prisoner of the Korean War has finally…

11 Year old Faith Gets Moment in Time

Teddy Bear Cancer Foundation Grants Moment in Time

The Teddy Bear Cancer foundation will host its inaugural Moments in Time fundraising…

More Than 500,000 Miles Donated To Grant Wishes of Sick Children

Wednesday was World Wish Day and we'd like to thank you for taking part in helping…

Rudys Wish Granted Help Make More Wishes Come True

Wish Granted for 6-Year-Old in Goleta

Make-A-Wish Tri-Counties brings hope to local children with life-threatening medical…


Goleta Women Crochet For Local Charities

Fifty women from Goleta and Santa Barbara gather weekly to crochet and knit items…

Legally Blonde The Music This Weekend at Dos Pueblos

Musical Version of Legally Blonde Performed This Weekend

Are you a fan of Legally Blonde?
Students at Dos Pueblos High School are bringing it…

Local Sports

Craven Pitches DP to Win Over San Marcos

DP Baseball Takes Over First Place Behind Craven's Gem

The Chargers beat the Royals 4-1 and moved past Buena on top of the league standings.

Peabody Stadium Renovation Project Update

Dons Have Raised 2.5 Million in Private Funds for Peabody Stadium Renovation

Santa Barbara High School is halfway home to raising the five million needed in…

UCSB vs UC Davis Sunday

No. 6 UCSB Sweeps UC Davis

Sophomore catcher Paddy O'Brien stroked a pinch-hit walk-off single into shallow…

Tate Celebrates Birthday with Win

Happy Birthday: UCSB's Dillon Tate Celebrates with a 3-2 Win

The Gauchos edge UC Davis 3-2 on Tate's 21st birthday.

Barry Leads SBCC in So Cal Regional Opener

Barry Tosses Shutout as SBCC wins So Cal Regional Opener

Sean Barry led the Vaqueros to a 5-0 win

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Water Main Replacements Taking Place In Santa Barbara

The city of Santa Barbara is hard at work replacing water mains that are nearly 70…


SBCC Students Dedicate Tree Grove to Isla Vista Shooting Victims

A special grove of trees has been dedicated at Santa Barbara City College to…

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Law Enforcement Officers Receive Guerry Awards

Twenty-five local law enforcement officers were honored for valor and superior…

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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,…

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NewsChannel 3 Investigates: Guitar Man Strikes Wrong Chord with Customers

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

Tipline Investigation Craigslist Rental Scam

Tipline Investigation: Craigslist Scam Targets Desperate Renters

In this Tipline investigation we expose a rental scam that will have you doing a…

Technology Headlines

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Ashton Kutcher is betting big on this HR startup

Actor Ashton Kutcher has one key benchmark he looks at when he decides whether or…

Rand Paul

Paul campaign ponies up for prized domain

How much do you have to spend on a domain name if you decide to run for President?…

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FAA may expand drone use

The Federal Aviation Administration is considering how it might allow businesses to…

Health Headlines

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How to talk to kids about legal marijuana

My kids are in elementary school -- a little young for the "weed talk" -- but I…

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Goldberg's death highlights treadmill risks

How does a seemingly healthy 47-year-old millionaire die in a treadmill accident?

Hispanic health

Report on Hispanic health is good and bad

"Buenos dias," Dr. Tom Frieden, CDC director, said to reporters at the beginning of…

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