Lead News

'Farm Labor Camp' Proposed for 600 Workers

Project near Santa Maria would house laborers in the federal H2-A program. Read story.

Monday, May 23, 2016

Pescadero Lofts Still Full Two Years Later

The homeless housing center holds 35 low-income I.V. residents. Read story.

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Adam Defending 4th District Seat

Challenger Eddie Ozeta criticizes his "arrogance" and "sense of entitlement." Read story.

Thursday, May 19, 2016

DA and AG Throw Book at Plains All American

Forty-six criminal charges filed against pipeline company responsible for Refugio Oil Spill. Read story.

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Tom Franklin's Quest

County adopts test program for mentally ill who refuse treatment. Read story.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Gaviota Ranches Up for Sale

Realtor wants conservation-minded buyer for Las Varas, Dos Pueblos, and Naples properties. Read story.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Paul Orfalea Goes for Big Impact

Kinko's founder talks Trump, ADD, Revolution, Thought-Leaders, and S.B.'s new Impact Hub. Read story.

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Has Housing Experiment Created a Monster?

City leaders gasp at 36 high-density projects in the pipeline. Read story.

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Reverend Mark Asman 'Refires'

Reflects on 21-year legacy of activism. Read story.

Thursday, April 28, 2016

No Moratorium

Water boss to populace: stay the course. Read story.

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Han Family Memorialized Through Stories

Community celebrates the family that ran the Santa Barbara Herb Clinic. Read story.

Monday, April 25, 2016

Beach City Fined, Flogged over Unpermitted Work

St. George may be assessed $95,000 penalty for tree removals, promises to restore lost habitat. Read story.

Friday, April 22, 2016

‘Stealth’ Water Demand Fuels Goleta Growth During Drought

Ban on new hookups doesn’t apply to developers with historical credit, water district says. Read story.

Thursday, April 21, 2016

San Ysidro Ranch Racks Up Penalties for High Water Use

The hotel has exceeded its allocation 19 times in 24 months. Read story.

Monday, April 18, 2016

Sheriff Grilled over Spiraling Costs, Morale Crisis

Supervisors take him to task for higher jail funding and recruitment woes. Read story.

Thursday, April 14, 2016
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