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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

Los Osos Man Charged in Murder for Hire Plot

Anthony Stevens accused of trying to hire undercover cop as hitman.

What's Right With Your Community

Train Schedule Change Could Ease Traffic Along the Coast

Retiming the trains in the morning and evening from Ventura County to Goleta and…

People in Santa Maria See Increase in Coyotes

Some residents in Santa Maria and Orcutt neighborhoods are seeing an increase in…

Passersby Put Out Car Fire Following a Head-On Crash

Firefighters with the Santa Barbara County Fire Department responded to a car fire…

What's Right With Your Community

Local Students Watch Free Screening Of 'Inside Out'

The program is part of the Santa Barbara International Film Festival's Mike's Field…

Fans Welcome Johnny Depp in Santa Barbara

Thousands of Fans Welcome Johnny Depp to Santa Barbara

Thousands of fans showed up in downtown Santa Barbara Thursday night to catch a…

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Takata Airbag Scandal

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

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Which one is the mom viral meme solved

When Kaylan Mahomes posted a recent car selfie with her twin, Kyla, and their mother…


Woman meets daughter she gave up 82 years ago

Some adopted children spend years looking for their birth parents. It took Betty…

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Caroline's Cart at Target

Target is partnering with Caroline's Cart to offer specially-designed shopping carts…


Reveler in indigenous garb dances at pre-Carnival event

Zika virus won't ruin Brazil's Carnival

The Zika virus isn't scaring away Brazil's Carnival revelers and the country's…

who's the mom meme

Which one is the mom viral meme solved

When Kaylan Mahomes posted a recent car selfie with her twin, Kyla, and their mother…

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Airline's unusual problem: It doesn't know where its passengers are

Travelers are all too familiar with the problem of airlines misplacing their luggage…

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