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Why Won’t Santa Barbara City Council Progressives Fix Broken Housing Plan?

Santa Barbara City Council Progressives refuse to require affordable housing for middle-income residents. Read story.

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Plains Pipeline Verdict: 50 Shades of Guilt

The Plains pipeline verdicts were guilty on eight misdemeanors and one felony. Read story.

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh: Mr. Nice Guy or a Right-Wing Water Boy?

Why we’ll never see the true record of Brett Kavanaugh during his Senate confirmation hearings for a seat on the Supreme Court. Read story.

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Santa Barbara Firefighters and Environmentalists Battle over Prevention Methods

Firefighters and Enviros Bicker over Control Burns and Hard Houses. Read story.

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Modest Proposal for Santa Barbara’s State Street

What to do and what not to do with the homeless on State Street. Read story.

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Trump, Climate Change, and the California Fires

How Trump’s trickle-down policies are affecting climate change. Read story.

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Santa Barbara Is Ready for Its Close-Up, Mr. DeMille

Plastic straw bans, fake news, and Me-Too journalism collide. Read story.

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

You Can’t Get There from Here, and It’s Not an Accident

Pop-up road construction and cellular projects plague Santa Barbara’s downtown streets. Read story.

Thursday, July 26, 2018

County Supes Don’t Just Talk About the Weather; They Actually Do Something!

County supes consider buying green energy, and a UCSB prof wants more reporting on climate change. Read story.

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Last One Standing: Melinda Burns or Wendy McCaw?

After 12 years, Melinda Burns and Wendy McCaw are both still standing. Read story.

Thursday, July 12, 2018

EPA Czar Scott Pruitt Announces Resignation After Partying at Casmalia Toxic Dump

Weight of 13 investigations becomes too much for Pruitt. Read story.

Originally published 12:00 a.m., July 5, 2018
Updated 1:10 p.m., July 5, 2018

Reason in Government Will Not Un-Rig Santa Barbara County Elections

A new group wants to change Santa Barbara County district lines that will control who is elected. Read story.

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Locking Up Babies and Other Immigration Nightmares

Trump, Sessions, and Miller advance their policy of hate on the United States border. Read story.

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Invasion of Electric Scooters Hits Santa Barbara's State Street

Lime-green electric scooters hit State Street. Read story.

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Santa Barbara Pot Shops Circling State Street

Santa Barbara pot shops are vying to win State Street locations. Read story.

Thursday, June 7, 2018
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