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Reducing the Racket for Marine Mammals

Sonic Sea codirector speaks about the ill effects of underwater noise. Read story.

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Meet Police Chief Lori Luhnow

She talks homelessness, implicit bias, and training guardians, not warriors. Read story.

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Sansum Agrees to Assisted Suicides

Doctors must determine if a patient has six months or less to live. Read story.

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Biologists Go E-Fishing for Steelhead

Stun and release method commences as Cachuma goes “dry.” Read story.

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Federal Chumash Expansion Bill Moves Forward

Capps votes against: "These are issues between neighbors," she says. Read story.

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

From FBI Boss to Death Penalty Foe

Tom Parker's quest to free a convicted murderer. Read story.

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Police Officer a Strongman or Conman?

Jacob Finerty allegedly collected worker's comp while competing in the extreme sport. Read story.

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Hedge Fund Manager Under Investigation Commits Suicide

Paul Welterlen was facing likely charges of grand theft, securities fraud, and money laundering. Read story.

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Jones, Hartmann Forge Unlikely Alliance in 3rd District Race

The Republican throws her support behind her Democratic challenger. Read story.

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Season Opener: A Sherpa Fire Retrospective

How fast-acting crews struggled with but ultimately contained the blaze. Read story.

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Sherpa Fire: Tuesday Morning Update

As containment increases to 70 percent, firefighters are being sent home. Read story.

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

PG&E Pulling Plug on Diablo Canyon

Nuclear generators shutting down by end of 2025. Read story.

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Scherpa Fire: Monday Morning Update

Ground troops ready to roll and working to contain northeast edge today. Read story.

Monday, June 20, 2016

Scherpa Fire: Friday Afternoon Update

"It's ominous," says county fire chief. Read story.

Friday, June 17, 2016

Scherpa Fire: Thursday Afternoon Update

What's happened so far, and what's expected tonight. Read story.

Originally published 4:44 p.m., June 16, 2016
Updated 5:30 p.m., June 16, 2016
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