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San Miguel Island Body Identified

The Sacramento man was last seen sailing from the Channel Island Marina. Read story.

Friday, April 17, 2015

Medical Professionals Launch 'Strive for 95'

Doctors and county officials spread good vaccination news to prevent disease. Read story.

Friday, April 17, 2015

Dos Pueblos High School Student Arrested for Threatening Teacher and Administrator

The 15-year-old sent a series of emails Thursday morning. Read story.

Friday, April 17, 2015

One Officer Hospitalized After Two Motorcycle Cops Collide

The two were riding side-by-side at the intersection of Mission and De La Vina streets. Read story.

Friday, April 17, 2015

Supes Appointing Reps to Child Welfare Task Force

Group will give the board a report on what programs are and aren't working. Read story.

Friday, April 17, 2015

County Tweaks Road Funding Formula

Santa Barbara dealing with a $252 million maintenance backlog. Read story.

Friday, April 17, 2015

Grad Slam Rocks UCSB

Students take part in three-minute presentation finals on Friday. Read story.

Friday, April 17, 2015

Coast Guard Clashes with Yachters

S.B. boaters accuse an anti-terrorism unit assigned to protect last week's Princess cruise ship of going too far. Read story.

Originally published 12:00 a.m., April 17, 2015
Updated 7:00 p.m., April 17, 2015

'Bro'-ing Out Over Humanities

William "Bro" Adams, Chair of the National Endowment for the Humanities, keynotes the S.B. Education Foundation's HOPE Awards. Read story.

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Sansum-Cottage Merger on Hold

The feds have expressed concerns about a monopoly. Read story.

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Fewer Firefighters at the Airport?

Reducing the on-call crew could save $600,000 a year. Read story.

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Police Opening SBCC Office

The Santa Barbara Police Department will open a community policing office on S.B. City College’s campus. Read story.

Thursday, April 16, 2015

City Toughens Aggressive Panhandling Laws

Expands hours banning people from sitting or sleeping on the sidewalk. Read story.

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Edison Spending $12 Million on Downtown Repairs, Upgrades

Southern California Edison promised to spend $12 million on downtown Santa Barbara grid improvements over the next two years. Read story.

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Cuyama Pool Fixes Expected to Finish in 2017

Reconstruction of the Cuyama pool complex should be finished by early 2017, with the Board of Supervisors on Tuesday okaying the solicitation of construction bids. Read story.

Thursday, April 16, 2015
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