Lead News

Jail Care on Life Support?

Health provider faces county criticism. Read story.

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Council Candidates Trade Accusations of Theft and Assault

Sharon Byrne campaign worker files police report against Cathy Murillo supporter. Read story.

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

KEYT Anchor Paula Lopez Arrested for DUI and Assaulting an Officer

The well-known anchor has spoken publicly about struggling with alcoholism. Read story.

Originally published 11:00 a.m., September 7, 2015
Updated 1:48 p.m., September 7, 2015

Nasty Bug Appears as County Slashes Top Pest, Plant Jobs

Farmers worry over citrus psyllid discoveries in Goleta and Carpinteria. Read story.

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Police Station Ticketed for Health and Safety Violations

OSHA investigation turns up lead, asbestos, and mold. Read story.

Originally published 12:00 a.m., September 3, 2015
Updated 3:00 p.m., September 3, 2015

County Making Nice with Chumash?

Supervisors agree to open talks about land use and finances. Read story.

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Friends of Severely Burned Teen Charged with Arson and Assault

Classmates said they were taking the "fire challenge." Read story.

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Right-to-Die Advocates Target Das Williams

Dignified death option uncertain at this week’s special legislative session. Read story.

Sunday, August 23, 2015

Inept Inmate Care by Corizon?

Supervisors must decide path for county inmates’ health. Read story.

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Feds and Sheriff Square Off over Murder

Feds and law enforcement square off over Santa Maria woman’s murder by undocumented immigrant. Read story.

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Murder Suspect's Immigration Status Sparks Outrage

Felony arrest in 2014 reduced to misdemeanor; immigration not notified of release. Read story.

Friday, August 14, 2015

Vacation-Rental Crackdown

City and County tell owners to be prepared. Read story.

Thursday, August 13, 2015

New Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital Complete

Facility to emphasize high-tech care and comfort. Read story.

Monday, August 10, 2015

Sea Change for Santa Barbara Marine Mammal Rescues

Channel Islands Marine & Wildlife institute steps up after Peter Howorth loses his license. Read story.

Monday, August 10, 2015

Gambian Student Punished for Supporting Gay Rights

Alagie Jammeh is raising funds to stay at UCSB after his scholarship was revoked. Read story.

Wednesday, August 5, 2015
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