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Wear Red Today!

Today is Wear Red Day and join our news teams as we are wearing red to help raise awareness for heart disease and stroke.

Partners in Education Breakfast

Volunteers Honored at Partnership Breakfast

175,000 volunteer hours have been logged across Santa Barbara County supporting education, and Wednesday, those involved were celebrated.

Expert Tax Advise From Local High School Students

High School Student Tax Preparers At It Again

The dreaded tax season is here, but some Santa Barbara High School students can help take the pain out of filing.

Local Girl Scouts Kick Off Blanket Drive on the Central Coast

As central coast homeless shelters brace for a large turnout due to recent storms, Girl Scouts in Atascadero are doing their part to help those in need of temporary housing stay warm.

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Warming Shelters Open in Santa Barbara County

Several Santa Barbara County warming centers have opened their doors due to the sudden snap in cold weather.

Animal Shelter Flood

Santa Paula Pet Care Center In Need Of Post-El Nino Help

The powerful El Nino storms forced evacuations and damaged a Santa Paula animal shelter.


Santa Barbara Musician Gets a Surprise Year End Gift After Gear was Stolen

A Santa Barbara musician who had nearly all of his gear stolen right before the holidays has received an unexpected gift from a KEYT contest winner.

KEYT Giveaway Winner Brightens Christmas By Donating Prize Package

For many, the holidays are a time for family, peace, and love. But the holidays also bring emotional and economic hardship for many families in our community. And thanks to unsung heroes like Margaret Tobin of Oxnard, those down on their luck are able to have their holidays be brightened just a little more.

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Santa Barbara's Homeless Receive Holiday Meal and Christmas Cheer

Hundreds of homeless men, women and children will experience a warm Christmas celebration this afternoon.


Updated: Festival of Trees Offers Thousands in Gifts for a Dollar Ticket

The Carpinteria Lions has the Festival of Trees  underway until Dec. 12th.  Winners can come away with thousands of dollars in gifts, certificates and a fully decorated tree.

Warm Coat Drive underway

Warm Coat Drive Looks for Your Donations for the Cold and Needy

Many people in need, living on the streets, in their cars, or just trying to get through the colder months day to day without a decent jacket are worried about the chilly weeks ahead.  A warm coat drive underway now will hopefully help them handle what could be one of the toughest winters in years.


Fundraising a Bite at a Time: Turkey Sandwiches Help the Santa Barbara Rescue Mission

Freshly made holiday turkey sandwiches are being prepared at Mac's Fish & Chips Shop in Santa Barbara with a special donation going to the Rescue Mission from  each purchase.

Local Headlines

Crime scene, police tape

Two Elderly People Found Dead

Police found two people in their 80's dead in what appears to be a murder suicide.

Mammoth snow coverage at its best

Mammoth Ready For Holiday Weekend Crowds

Skiers are pulling out their cameras to take pictures at the top of Mammoth's…

Family Opens Up Barbecue Food Truck

For Roeny Cavazos and James Gentry opening up a Santa Maria style barbecue food…

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Warning Signs Up At Santa Barbara Beaches After Great White Sighting

The juvenile great white was spotted Thursday near the Sea Center at Stearns Wharf.

Cinema Vanguard Award Goes To Rooney Mara

Actress Rooney Mara Receives Award At Santa Barbara Film Festival

Rooney Mara wowed on the red carpet at the Arlington Theatre.

Santa Maria Hosts Resource Fair For Farmworkers

El Dorado Berry Farms in Santa Barbara County recently closed down its operations in…

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Tipline Investigation Takata Recall

Tipline Investigation: Takata Recall Tames A Mustang

The growing scandal involving Japanese airbag maker, Takata, may cost a Santa Paula…

Tipline Investigation Wild Uber Ride

Tipline Investigation: Wild Uber Ride

Had too much to drink? Call Uber and get home safe. But, what if the Uber driver is…

Tipline Investigation What s Really Inside

Tipline Investigation: What's Really Inside?

If you've ever bought a brand new iPhone, you know how exciting it is to unwrap the…

Tipline Investigation: Nipomo Berry Farmer Battles UPS

Randy Pudwill admits he lost faith in humanity for about six months. It all started…

Tipline Investigation Bogus Car Deal Shatters Friendship

Tipline Investigation: A Bad Car Deal Shatters a Friendship

It all started with two best friends and a used car. Let's just say the friendship…

NewsChannel 3 Investigation Helps Santa Maria Couple Get The

NewsChannel 3 Investigation Helps Santa Maria Couple Get Their Home Back

Two years of court ordered frustration forced a Santa Maria couple to call our…

Family Headlines

Couple, love, relationship

Single vs. married: Valentine's Day showdown

Each year when Valentine's Day approaches, our thoughts turn to love, relationships…

Kensuke Miyazaki

Japan's paternity leave lawmaker to resign over sex scandal

A Japanese politician who made headlines over his plans to become the country's…

Elderly senior citizen's hand held by younger hand

Why Americans don't live as long as Europeans

Americans die younger than people in other high-income countries, and drug…


Blacktip shark file photo

Thousands of sharks teem off Florida beaches

If you were wanting to escape the winter weather by hitting the warm beaches in…

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U.S. to restore commercial flights to Cuba

In just a matter of days, U.S. airlines will begin a fierce bidding war to win…

woman looking at computer monitor screen

Women coders do better than men in gender-blind study

Gender bias prevents female coders from being judged solely on their work. Their…

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