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Refugio Oil Spill — Two Weeks In

Damages pile up, first lawsuit filed, new legislation proposed. Read story.

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Supes Gently Grill Feds over Refugio Spill Response

County asks for timeline; Plains All American mum on ‘emergency response plan.’ Read story.

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Naples Development Back on the Table?

Matt Osgood asks county to approve $44.5 million ownership transfer. Read story.

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Boys & Girls Club Savior?

Four months in, new leader Michael Baker is already mending bridges and paving roads. Read story.

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Isla Vista 'Party House' Owners Put on Notice

Foot Patrol cracks down as long-term residents rise up. Read story.

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Stage III Drought Emergency Declared

Pool industry packs council chambers, beats back proposed ban. Read story.

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Economy Up, Wages Down

Activists prepare for minimum wage hike campaign. Read story.

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Vaping on the Rise

E-cigarette use triples among students. Read story.

Thursday, April 23, 2015

The South Coast: A Tale of Two Workforces

Grim facts are revealed about the housing/jobs imbalance. Read story.

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Sheriff Misfires in Budget Shootout

Could Santa Barbara really scrap the North County Jail? Read story.

Thursday, April 9, 2015

UCSB to Greeks: The Party's Over

A third fraternity is shut down, and a sorority is suspended. Read story.

Thursday, April 2, 2015

The Electric Coral Acid Test

Scientists study a deep-sea "poster child" for changing ocean climates. Read story.

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Gibraltar Road Closing for Major Repairs

The historic mountain passage is getting a full repaving for the first time in more than 70 years. Read story.

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Water Rates Rising, Lake Cachuma Dropping

County considers taking no supplies from reservoir come October. Read story.

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Sheriff, DA Rain on Prop 47 Parade

Caution supervisors over supposed benefits of new sentencing law. Read story.

Thursday, March 5, 2015
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