News Features

Attorney Altered Will of Elderly, Alcoholic Client

John LeBouef implicated in "serial inheritance" scheme. Read story.

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Report: Michael Jackson Had Disturbing Porn Stash at Neverland Ranch

Newly-released documents show King of Pop stockpiled gruesome photos and videos. Read story.

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Heat-Exhausted Teen Rescued from Rattlesnake Trail

The 14-year-old boy became dehydrated near Skofield Park. Read story.

Monday, June 20, 2016

County Passes 'Status Quo' Budget

For the fourth year in a row, the $1 billion budget passed on a 4-1 vote Read story.

Friday, June 17, 2016

Advanced Leak Detection Ordered for Ruptured Plains Pipeline

Federal agency seeks quicker discovery of oil spills. Read story.

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Fire Teams Hammering Scherpa's East, West Borders

Commanders are calling Thursday a "transition day" as high winds and temps are forecasted. Read story.

Originally published 2:48 p.m., June 16, 2016
Updated 5:11 p.m., June 16, 2016

Major New Push to Preserve Carp Bluffs

Land Trust and citizen group rallying support and funds. Read story.

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Will Bernie Supporters Align Behind Hillary?

Local Democratic leaders talk uniting the clans. Read story.

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Santa Barbara Stands with Orlando

Indy assistant editor pens personal commentary in response to the tragedy. Read story.

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

School District Selects New Superintendent

Cary Matsuoka says he'll be a champion for the underdogs. Read story.

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

EDC Names Lester Environmental Hero

The recently fired Coastal Commission director said the state faces "huge challenges." Read story.

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Mental Health Advocates Push for More in Budget Hearing

Their demands got Supervisor Adam's goat. Read story.

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

The 'Third Age' of Water: Stretching Every Drop

Efficiency plus conservation is smarter, cheaper than dams and desal, experts say. Read story.

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Weakened Corals Can Succumb to Parrotfish

Florida Keys experiment simulated nutrient pollution and climate factors. Read story.

Monday, June 13, 2016

UCSB Professor Emeritus Cedric Robinson Dies

Black Studies/PoliSci department chair, author of “Black Marxism” leaves legacy of activism. Read story.

Thursday, June 9, 2016
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