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City to Consider Ban on Lawn Watering

The the desal plant delay is partly to blame. Read story.

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Ineffective Counsel Alleged in Fatal Drunk Driving Case

Darrly Genis has been accused of not properly representing his client. Read story.

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Brown Signs Farmworker Overtime Bill

Ag workers will now be paid overtime for working more than 40 hours a week or 8 hours a day. Read story.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Field Backs Hartmann in 3rd District Race

He's the second Republican to support the Democratic candidate. Read story.

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Mysterious Poll in 3rd District Generates Investigation

Unknown group masquerades as COLAB in phone survey for supervisor race. Read story.

Friday, September 9, 2016

Bombs Away in Race for 24th

Congressional candidates begin lobbing commercials and critiques. Read story.

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Dos Pueblos Dubbed a 'School of the Future'

One of several schools featured in Nova episode. Read story.

Thursday, September 8, 2016

School District Going Digital

Superintendent Matsuoka unveils plan to transition away from traditional textbooks. Read story.

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Larry Crandell Dies at Age 93

Widely loved emcee for any and all events died Tuesday. Read story.

Originally published 12:51 p.m., August 31, 2016
Updated 12:12 p.m., September 7, 2016

Coffee Cat Pouring Its Last Cups

22-year-old café closing amid financial struggles. Read story.

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Members Only Barber Shop Gives Last Haircut

Longtime proprietor Henry Franco blames the closure on a recent rent increase. Read story.

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Rey Fire Now 68 Percent Contained

VIDEO: Frontline Footage Shows Firefighters Doing What They Do Best Read story.

Monday, August 29, 2016

First Zika Infection in Santa Barbara County

A pregnant woman contracted the virus during travel to Central America. Read story.

Thursday, August 25, 2016

No Bait, No Bite, No Trout

Rescue efforts come up empty; Montecito waters roil. Read story.

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Fatal Overdoses Increase

Prescription pills and heroin are more abundant than ever. Read story.

Thursday, August 25, 2016
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