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Quick Response in Large Numbers Held Holiday Fire at Bay

Record heat on July 6 destroyed crops and livestock. Read story.

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Protesters Blast ExxonMobil’s Trucking Proposal

The energy company wants to restart its offshore oil drilling platforms. Read story.

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Beachwalk Tenants Allege Intimidation Tactics

Management is allegedly pushing out longtime residents in favor of college students. Read story.

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Environmentalists Step Up as Hollister Ranch Access Goes to Coastal Commission 

A big turnout is expected at July 13 hearing in Santa Cruz. Read story.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Top Brass Testifies in Refugio Oil Spill Trial

Plains CEO Gregory Armstrong said seeing spill made him sick to his stomach. Read story.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Three Pot Shops Get Green Light in Santa Barbara

The opening of new cannabis storefronts remains months away. Read story.

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

SBCC Instructor’s Comments Were ‘Outrageous’ and ‘Anti-Feminist,’ but Legal

Mark McIntire violated college ethics code, but is cleared of Title IX complaints. Read story.

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

In the Aftermath of the Holiday Fire, a Community Picks Up the Pieces

Santa Barbara County neighborhood copes with survival and loss. Read story.

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Monique Limón Confronts Industry over Lead-Based Paint

The assemblymember teamed up with colleagues to defeat $2 billion cleanup bond. Read story.

Sunday, July 8, 2018

New-Generation Jail Set to Open April 2019

Its innovative design is known to reduce the risk of violence. Read story.

Friday, July 6, 2018

Stoker Calls Pruitt Resignation from Environmental Protection Agency 'A Little Bit Different'

States it's 'business as usual,' for EPA Pacific Southwestern branch. Read story.

Friday, July 6, 2018

Competing Anti-Gerrymandering Initiatives Head to Voters

New supervisorial districts are the focus of two countywide efforts.   Read story.

Thursday, July 5, 2018

Fire Weather Watch Issued Across Santa Barbara County Mountains and South Coast

Officials are warning of scorching temps, gusty winds, and low relative humidity by week's end. Read story.

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Dario Pini Property Repairs Get Bogged Down

City provides incomplete list of needed work; apartment keys are stolen. Read story.

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

It's Official: Goleta Valley Public Library Is Reborn

New energy and options infuse old building and staff. Read story.

Tuesday, July 3, 2018
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