Lead News

Haobsh Denied Access to Public Defender

Attorney not allowed in County Jail, calls block "unprecedented." Read story.

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Jail Staff Face Brutally Long Work Hours

Sheriff Bill Brown asks for additional funding due to staff shortages. Read story.

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Scholarship Foundation Funds Undocumented Students

Board’s vote opens $2 million to AB 540 students. Read story.

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Han Family Remembered at Hendry’s Beach Ceremony

Santa Barbara mourns Dr. Henry Han, wife Jennie, and daughter Emily. Read story.

Monday, April 4, 2016

Deltopia Arrest Numbers Down Again

For the second year in a row, Isla Vista's mega-party is kept somewhat in check. Read story.

Monday, April 4, 2016

A Question of Justice

Parking ticket embezzler Karen Flores goes from "princess prison" to early release. Read story.

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Inside the Han Family Murders

The investigation, and the legacy of Dr. Henry Han. Read story.

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Oceanside Man Charged with Han Murders

Pierre Haobsh, 27, arrested Friday morning for the "diabolical and premeditated crime.” Read story.

Friday, March 25, 2016

Republicans Stump for Trump, Battle for Congress

Fareed and Achadjian square off over immigration, terrorism, and trade. Read story.

Thursday, March 24, 2016

Capps Optimistic About Pipeline Safety Bill

Thinks a compromise can be reached before next hearing. Read story.

Originally published 12:30 p.m., March 21, 2016
Updated 2:38 p.m., March 21, 2016

City Bans Beloved Parking Garage Guitarist

After 11 years and with no explanation, Bruce Goldish is told to take a hike. Read story.

Originally published 6:00 a.m., March 17, 2016
Updated 11:00 a.m., March 22, 2016

Backpedaling on Micheltorena Bike Lane

Under threat of legal action, council retreats from controversial plan. Read story.

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Puppy Torturer Deported to China

Duanying Chen was removed on March 8. Read story.

Monday, March 14, 2016

Castillo Street Apartment Project Survives Second Challenge

Council denies appeal from neighbors over parking and compatibility concerns. Read story.

Friday, March 11, 2016

Valley Conservative Announces Surprise Run for Supervisor

Bob Field called the race's other Republican candidate "under-informed." Read story.

Thursday, March 10, 2016
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