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That’s No Hurricane; It’s a Him-icane

Our columnist tackles the gender saga behind our storm-naming system. Read story.

Music to Fall for this Weekend

Parting Lines, Kacey Johansing, Van Goat, and Easter Teeth. Read story.

Current Events Viewed from (Way) Afar

Extra-terrestrial concerned about Earth direction. Read story.

S.B. Health Status Report

How healthy is our community compared to the rest of California towns? Read story.

Sacramento Democrats Change Timing for National Election Primary — Again

Desperate to be noticed, they’ve moved up the date of the 2020 primary. Read story.

‘Only the Brave’

A last goodbye to the Granite Mountain Hotshots, which included Santa Ynez’s Sean Misner among them. Read story.

Do You Wanna Arm Wrestle?

A slew of overqualified municipal candidates overwhelms this old dog. Read story.

Cat Therapy Offers Relaxation by Petting Adoptable Cats

Adopt a cat in a café! Read story.

Pilgrimage to Water

Day-long pilgrimages to verify that a water source still flows or that a spring still drips. Read story.

Say It Isn’t So, Ms. Lee

Was it ethical to publish 'Go Set a Watchman' at this point? Read story.

Tense Moments in Prison

Duck for cover, or take a stand? Read story.

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