Community Demands Transparency in Refugio Spill

Protesters haul faux pipeline up State Street in march for oil spill information. Read story.

[UPDATE]: Huge Oversight Gap on Refugio Pipeline in Santa Barbara County

How did 2,500 barrels of crude oil escape without Plains All American Pipeline noticing? Read story.

Who’s Being Killed By the Gaviota Oil Spill?

Insidious and Unstoppable, the Crude is Wreaking Havoc on all Levels of the Food ChainMay. 26, 12 a.m.

Isla Vista Remembers

Solemn Ceremony Blue Lights for LoveMay. 25, 12 a.m.

Refugio Pipeline Shutdown Puts Brakes on Oil Production

Feds Order System Inspection; County Crude Stops FlowingMay. 23, 10 a.m.

Feds Order Gaviota Oil Pipeline Shut Down

May. 22, 10 a.m.

[UPDATE]: Huge Oversight Gap on Refugio Pipeline in Santa Barbara County

How Did 2,500 Barrels of Oil Escape Without Notice? Updated May. 22, 1:25 p.m.

Love and Remembrance Garden Dedicated in Isla Vista

Benches and Plantings Designed in Memory of VictimsMay. 21, 12 p.m.

State of Emergency Declared for Refugio Oil Spill

Pump Shutdowns Linked to 105,000-Gallon LeakMay. 21, 7 a.m.

Naples Development Back on the Table?

Matt Osgood Asks County to Approve $44.5 Million Ownership TransferMay. 21, 12 a.m.

County Adopts Stringent New Emissions Limits

Santa Barbara Is Now the Strictest in the StateMay. 21, 12 a.m.

As Refugio Oil Slick Spreads, Spill Estimate Rises

Authorities Now Say 105,000 Gallons of Crude May Have Gushed From PipelineMay. 20, 3 p.m.

County Looks to Big Pharma to Fund Drug Take Back

Santa Barbara’s Collection Bins Often Overflow with Unused MedsMay. 20, 12 a.m.

Coalition Against Gun Violence Celebrates 20 Years of Activism

Flock of Dignitaries Attend Group's Yearly FundraiserMay. 19, 6 a.m.

Brandon Sportel Named Teacher of the Year

The Superstar in Special Education Has Been Racking Up the AwardsMay. 18, 4 p.m.

Murder Orchestrated from Behind Bars

May. 18, 4 p.m.

Mom of Accused Puppy Torturer Pleads for Leniency

She Blames Her Son's Alleged Actions on His Sheltered Upbringing and Ignorance of U.S. LawMay. 18, 6 a.m.

Hand Crew On Call Year-Round

A Look at County Fire’s Hardworking Wildland TeamMay. 17, 12 a.m.

Students Stage Sit-In at Cheadle Hall

Present Chancellor Yang with List of Requests to Reform UCSB's Response to Sexual AssaultsMay. 15, 12 p.m.

Lawsuit Forces Fire Chief into Early Retirement

Carpinteria-Summerland’s Michael Mingee Accused of Bullying, Firing Department WhistleblowersMay. 15, 12 a.m.

Coastal Commission Grants Goleta Beach Rocks

20-year Permit Given, Regular Monitoring PlannedMay. 14, 2 p.m.

Boys & Girls Club Savior?

New Leader Michael Baker Mending Bridges and Paving RoadsMay. 14, 12 a.m.

Isla Vista 'Party House' Owners Put on Notice

Foot Patrol Cracks Down as Long-Term Residents Rise UpMay. 14, 12 a.m.

Reactions to I.V. Shooting Roll In

Chancellor Yang, Assemblymember Williams, and Murder Victim's Father Speak OutMay. 13, 12 p.m.

Lake Cachuma May Be Drying Up Faster Than Expected

Water Agencies Desperately Want to Dip into Steelhead ReservesMay. 13, 6 a.m.

Shooting in Isla Vista

[UPDATE]: Two UCSB Students Wounded; Two Gang Suspects in Custody Updated May. 12, 7:15 a.m.

Who Will Manage the Miramar?

Luxury Operator Rosewood Rumored as the Top ContenderMay. 11, 12 p.m.

Who’s Being Killed By the Gaviota Oil Spill?

Insidious and unstoppable, the crude is wreaking havoc on all levels of the food chain. Read story.

Isla Vista Remembers

A solemn ceremony blue lights for love and remembrance of the six. Read story.

Refugio Pipeline Shutdown Puts Brakes on Oil Production

Feds order system inspection; county crude stops flowing. Read story.

Feds Order Gaviota Oil Pipeline Shut Down

The ruptured Plains All American pipeline responsible for the Refugio oil leak has been ordered ... Read story.

Disneyland Dems

Amid U.S. Senate scrap, Santa Barbara pols jockey at state convention. Read story.

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