Hwy 101 Re-Opens at El Capitan State Beach

The California Highway Patrol has re-opened Highway 101 after an RV overturned, shutting down northbound lanes Friday afternoon.


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Father/daughter duo spend summer volunteering

Father/Daughter Pair Learn Valuable Lessons Outside Classroom

While many students took the summer break to vacation and enjoy the time off from studying, one local girl spent time learning about more than she ever could in a textbook through volunteer work.


Westmont College Staffers Take The Ice Bucket Challenge

Westmont College President Gayle Beebe took part in the ALS ice bucket challenge Tuesday morning.

Holzer Compassion

Through Tragedy The Community of Goleta Comes Together

Police continue to investigate a homicide in Goleta, following the tragedy, a group of volunteers came together Saturday to show compassion and support to people living in and around the neighborhood of the Holzer family home.

Scholarships Help Kids Go To Summer Camp

A local outdoor ranch camp invites hundreds of kids to their site every year and many children are able to attend thanks to "camperships" or scholarships.

Zodos Bowling nominates school for $1000 grant

Isla Vista Elementary Recieves Grant For New School Year

A Santa Barbara County elementary school is getting a little extra financial help this year thanks to a local bowling alley.

War Veterans Horse Therapy

Horse Sense and Healing Weekend

A group of veterans from across the country is coming together in Solvang to heal the emotional wounds of war.

Local family raises money and awareness for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Meredith Garofalo

Goal Almost Complete for Goleta Father/Daughter Team

A few weeks ago we brought you the story of a family raising leukemia awareness by running a half marathon in October.  Thanks to your support, the team is just $850 away from reaching their goal!

Make-A-Wish Needs Miles to Help Make Wishes Come True

500,000 More Miles Needed to Grant Sick Kids' Wishes

If you collect frequent flyer miles, Make-A-Wish Tri-Counties really needs your help!

Dogs, Cats, and More Ready to be Adopted This Weekend!

Adopt-A-Thon and Festival Kicks Off Sunday in Goleta

If you're an animal lover or thinking about adding a new furry friend to your home, there's a fun event for you this weekend in Goleta.

Campers Make Flutes For Kids in the Philippines

Kids at the Circle V Ranch Camp get musical and crafty Friday in the Santa Ynez Valley.

Holocaust Survivor Honored in Santa Barbara

Holocaust Survivor Honored In Santa Barbara

Local resident Judy Meisel is being honored in Santa Barbara for her years of inspiring students both locally and across the nation.

Back-To-School Giveaway Helps Central Coast Parents

The start of the school year is around the corner and families in the Central Coast are already stocking up on back-to-school supplies.

Local Headlines


Cal Poly Players Charged in Fraternity Robbery

On Friday, prosecutors announced five now-suspended players from the Cal Poly…

What's Right With Your Community

State Senate Passes Bill Linked To Isla Vista Massacre

A bill that would require officers to review a gun-owners database during a welfare…

What's Right With Your Community

California Employers Will Soon Pick Up Some CellPhone Tabs

Workers took on their employer over the cost of using their personal cellphones at…

What's Right With Your Community

Bill Beefs Up Title IX

Gov. Jerry Brown signed Senate Bill 1349 into law this week.


Tree Survival During A Drought

Warm days, blue sky and still no rain. Month after month of hot, dry days has many…

Carrillo Street Hit and Run

Hit and Run Sends Parked Santa Barbara Car Over the Curb

A violent hit and run early this morning badly damaged a parked car in Santa Barbara.

Newsroom Tipline

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…


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…

Secret Rx War

Tipline: Prescription Drug Crackdown Leads To Suicides

A Tipline investigation in July exposed how the nation's largest pharmaceutical…

Family Headlines

Ferguson Mo demonstration Tuesday night

Talking to kids about race and class

Talking about race and class makes people uncomfortable.

If that were not the case,…

Happy Meal

New York City aims to slim down Happy Meals

New York City wants to put the Happy Meal on a diet.

Gay couple, same-sex couple

Judge strikes down Florida's same-sex marriage ban

Gay and lesbian rights advocates continued their undefeated run Thursday when a…


SpaceX explosion

SpaceX rocket blows up after launch

A small rung on the long ladder to Mars broke Friday, when a rocket test in Texas…

Secret app

'Secret' app didn't actually keep you anonymous

Secret is supposed to be the anonymous social network. But as of last week, Secret…


Why Facebook is stockpiling Blu-ray discs

There aren't too many people collecting Blu-ray discs these days. But while the…

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