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One Suspect Pleads Not Guilty in Pharis Murder

Rape and death of Santa Maria woman attracts national attention. Read story.

Friday, August 14, 2015

Businesses Come, but Mostly Go, at Public Market

Five vendors have called it quits; property owner remains hopeful. Read story.

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Monique Limon Raises Over $100,000 for Assembly Seat

Democrats fatten campaign piggy bank while Republicans advertise on Craigslist. Read story.

Thursday, August 13, 2015

McCain Backs Fareed for Congress

Endorsements roll in for congressional race for Rep. Lois Capps's seat. Read story.

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Lawmakers Fight New Offshore Drilling

Bill would end the possibility of drilling in state waters off Tranquillon Ridge. Read story.

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

City Experts Consider Recycling Wastewater

Technical panel divided between sewage water renewal and benign desal technology. Read story.

Friday, August 7, 2015

Police Department Phasing in Ford Explorers

New SUVs will replace the old Crown Vics. Read story.

Friday, August 7, 2015

City Elections Bring Out Newcomers

Incumbent Cathy Murillo flexes big with a $33,000 war chest. Read story.

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Who's Makin' the Big Bucks at UCSB?

UC releases payroll report; top local earner makes $452,000. Read story.

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

King of the Cruisers

Rex Stephens builds bikes and community. Read story.

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

California Is Burning, But Santa Barbara Is Safe for Now

21 lightning-sparked fires threaten the state. Read story.

Monday, August 3, 2015

Campaign Poll Shows Schneider Top Dem in Race for 24th

State Assemblymember Katcho Achadjian leads the field overall. Read story.

Friday, July 31, 2015

Union Blasts Haggen for Layoffs and Cutbacks

Courtesy clerk position eliminated; checkers' hours dramatically reduced. Read story.

Thursday, July 30, 2015

It’s the Money, Honey: UC Raising Minimum Wage

But S.B. is still way behind the earning curve. Read story.

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Emergency Crews Investigating Large Oil Slick Off Goleta Beach

UPDATE: Beach closed; Coast Guard plans flyover and press conference. Read story.

Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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