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Larry Crandell

Longtime Santa Barbara Fundraiser "Mr. Santa Barbara" Larry Crandell Passes Away at 93

Santa Barbara is mourning the loss of a community patriarch. NewsChannel 3…

Vons Opens on the Santa Barbara Mesa to Add to Shopping Choices

The Santa Barbara Mesa is now a two grocery store neighborhood.  It was…


New Santa Barbara City Police Chief on a Bereavement Leave

New Santa Barbara Police Chief Lori Luhnow is on a personal bereavement leave…

"Safety" Concerned Residents Relocate Makeshift Memorial Boulder

The triple fatal accident happened on August 9 on Cliff Drive in Santa…

Second Confirmed Zika Infection in Santa Barbara County

On Wednesday, the Santa Barbara County Public Health Department confirmed the…

9-1-1 System To Get Major Overhaul

Governor Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill 1564 into law on Monday requiring 9-1…

Firefighters warn homeowners about defensible space

Fires Threaten Homes Built Near Wildland-Urban Interface

As more homes are threatened by California wildfires homeowners are urged to…


SB County Supervisors OK New Chumash Tribal Security Deal

Tribe to fund new deputies in exchange for expanded casino alcohol sales.

High fire risks being ignored by some Mission Canyon drivers

High Fire Parking Zone Ban Ignored by Some Drivers in Mission Canyon

With at least 12 signs posted on Tunnel Road some drivers still had no idea…

New Law Would Impact Overtime Hours for Farm Workers

A new bill referred to as AB 1066, would impact the laws that farm workers…

San Marcos Parent-Child Workshop Opening At Former Circle Of

San Marcos Parent-Child Workshop Opening At Site Of Former Circle Of Friends Preschool

The San Marcos Parent-Child Workshop has moved off the San Marcos High School…

Fire Restrictions in Effect for Los Padres National Forest Campgrounds

Three major campgrounds on Paradise Road is open in time for Labor Day Weekend.

San Luis Obispo County

Hill Fire Burns off Nacimiento Lake Drive

Fire breaks out Wednesday afternoon near the Chimney Fire.

UPDATE: Chimney Fire Evacuations Ended; Acreage Now 46,344; Containment: 85%

Follow this thread for continued updates on the Chimney Fire.


One Sunday Mass cut at the Santa Barbara Mission

Santa Barbara Mission Reduces Sunday Mass Schedule Due to Drop in Friars

The Santa Barbara Mission has reduced its Sunday Mass schedule due to a drop in…

Atascadero Woman Killed in Deadly Hit and Run

59 year old Juli Conn died at scene on West Grand Avenue in Grover Beach.

Marijuana Grow in San Luis Obispo May Have Contaminated San Luis Creek

San Luis Obispo County Sheriffs say nearly 6,000 marijuana plants were found…

Jose Paredes

Escaped Inmate Firefighter Quickly Found

An inmate assigned to firefighting duties walked away from Camp San Luis early…

Police Arrest Arroyo Grande Man in Grover Beach Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash

Grover Beach police released more information into a fatal hit-and-run…

American Red Cross lends helping hand to Chimney Fire house fire victims

Residents of the private Cal Shasta community began returning to their homes…

SLO County Chimney Fire Containment Grows to 51%

Fire slows growth, moving further north into Monterey County.

Police Investigating Atascadero Walgreens Armed Robbery

Atascadero police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred just before…

UPDATE: No TCE found in SLO Airport Tests

San Luis Obispo County officials are investigating possible sources of…

SLO County Early Warning System Sirens to be Tested Over the Weekend

The county of San Luis Obispo will be testing its Early Warning System sirens…

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Ventura County

Mosquito-borne virus prompts CDC travel warning

West Nile Virus Confirmed in Ventura County Resident

Ventura County Public Health is confirming its first case of West Nile virus…

Ci s University Glen Acquired By Private Company

CSUCI's University Glen & Town Center Acquired By Private Company

The University Glen Apartments and Town Center at Cal State University Channel…

Ventura Students Help

Cal Lutheran Students Help Remove Invasive Plant From Ventura River Bottom

More than 500 California Lutheran University students are helping clear…

Vatican Splendors extended through September 11

Vatican Splendors Exhibit Extended At Ronald Reagan Presidential Library

he Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum has extended the Vatican…

Man With Incurable Disesaes Wish To Attend College Granted

Man With Incurable Disease Granted Wish To Go To College

A man with an incurable disease had a wish to go to college -- and his wish is…

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Man With Incurable Disesaes Wish To Attend College Granted

Man With Incurable Disease Granted Wish To Go To College

A man with an incurable disease had a wish to go to college -- and his wish is…

Chimney Fire Firefighters Get Boost From Caring Canines

SLODOG licensed therapy dogs providing welcome comfort, distraction.

Sprouts Farmers Market Opens In Goleta

A new grocery store just opened up in Goleta. Sprouts Farmers Market opened…

Free glasses from the Eyeglass Factory

Free Glasses Offered from The Eyeglass Factory for Students in Need

As the school year gets underway, the Eyeglass Factory is offering free…

Central Coast Kids Receive Free Dental Care

Hundreds of kids are receiving free dental care this Thursday. The free dental…

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Satisfactory Start To September

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