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KDB's Bob Scott Dies

Classical radio station owner dies at 93.

Stranded Hikers Rescued in Mission Canyon

Volunteer rescuers maneuver hikers to safety with rope and anchor system.

Flood Insurance Rate Maps Revised

City and county of S.B. review meetings set for September 2.

Chumash Leader Rosa Margaret Pace Dies

Her longtime service brought running water and medical care to reservation.

County Seeks Feedback on Short-Term Rentals

Online survey open until September 3.

Sovereignty and Public Servants

After the Board of Supervisors agreed to the meet with the Chumash tribe’s government, the tribal chairman made two quite remarkable comments.

D.A.R.E. Program Returns to South County Schools

Sheriff’s nonprofit donates $35,000 to fund long-absent curriculum.

Divest from Dinosaur Holdings

For several months I have had meetings with a number of local elected officials asking for them to support fossil fuel divestment resolutions targeting state pension funds CalPERS and CalSTRS.

'Candyman' Found Guilty on 79 Drug Charges

Julio Diaz faces a maximum sentence of 1,360 years in federal prison.

Children’s Science Museum Takes Shape on State Street

MOXI, The Wolf Museum of Exploration and Innovation to open next summer.

Downtown Traffic Worsens

I write, I speak, I attend "coffee with a cop" sessions, but traffic conditions worsen.

Chumash Celebrate Opening of New Cultural Exhibit at Bacara

Mini-museum and nature walk teach visitors about Chumash lifestyles.

U.S. 101 Car Crash Kills Goleta Man

Driver, suffering from a medical condition, collided with another vehicle.

Solvang Man Arrested after Highway Pursuit

High-speed chase ends near Gaviota with minor injuries.

Arrest Warrant Issued for Mother who Violated Custody Agreement

Search continues for mother and son, missing since late July.

Family Fights for Santa Barbara Man Locked Up Abroad

Former gold mine executive Len Homeniuk faces extradition to Kyrgyzstan.

SBCC Partners with Zipcar

Car sharing service available to students, staff, and faculty.

Missing Girls Found in Mexico

Gibbs children, abducted by mother, reunited with their father.

Adoptable Pet of the Week

Friendly, declawed cat seeks companionship!

Anger and Politics

How do we make decisions if annoyance or hostility impede rational thought?

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