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Oil Tax Dries Up

Supes vote to shelve divisive proposal, say they need more time, input. Read story.

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Goleta Gets Down and Dirty

2nd District race and revenue agreement with county deliver wonky intrigue. Read story.

Thursday, January 16, 2014

40 Years of Protecting Rare Critters

UCSB Professor Peter Alagona's book examines four decades of the Endangered Species Act. Read story.

Thursday, January 9, 2014

Caltrans's Way Is the Highway

State rep puts kibosh on left-hand ramps. Read story.

Thursday, January 2, 2014

One Last Whack at the Pini Piñata

The city council allocates cash for tenant protection. Read story.

Thursday, December 19, 2013

Undersheriff Jim Peterson Retired Amid 'Sexting' Scandal

Former Search and Rescue volunteer Valerie Walston files claim alleging harassment and retaliation. Read story.

Friday, November 22, 2013

Jail Taxi Hits the Skids

Funding for the popular free ride service is drying up. Read story.

Thursday, October 24, 2013

The Mayor Just Wants to Have Fun

Wayne Scoles, a “swamp rat” turned Mesa rat, challenges Helene Schneider. Read story.

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Dry with a Chance of Drier

With lake levels dropping, should water agencies take cuts? Read story.

Thursday, October 10, 2013

Conservationist's Lompoc Land Deal Goes Awry

County sees eminent domain as only option in tiger salamander habitat case. Read story.

Thursday, October 3, 2013

Peter Adam Pounds the Pavement

The county supervisor is fed up with shabby roads, buildings, and parks. Read story.

Thursday, September 26, 2013

J.P. Herrada Talks Gang Intervention

Palabra's jefe and police nemesis talks about street justice and what works with would-be gangsters. Read story.

Thursday, September 19, 2013

1 in 5 in Poverty

Countywide study delivers startling results. Read story.

Thursday, September 12, 2013

County Denies Chumash Special Treatment

Supervisors say tribe should go through normal planning process to develop the Camp 4 property. Read story.

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Chumash Apply to Annex Camp 4

Valley residents and others concerned over potential development, precedent. Read story.

Thursday, August 15, 2013
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