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Wendy Won’t Appeal

McCaw owes back pay of $2 million to former 'News-Press' employee. Read story.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Sewage Spill Closes Goleta Beach

Raw sludge runs at Nogal and Nueces Drive in Hope Ranch Annex. Read story.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Minor Fire Breaks Out at The Brewhouse

They will have to be closed for a few weeks. Read story.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Santa Barbara Foresters Moving to Pershing Park

The summer baseball team was evicted from UCSB after playing there for 26 years. Read story.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Highway 101 Closes Early Wednesday Morning

Carpinteria overpass construction creates northbound detour from 1-4 a.m. Read story.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Trial Starts for Man Accused of Fatally Stabbing Ex-Girlfriend

The prosecution says Aubrey Wadford murdered Angela Laskey during a domestic dispute. Read story.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Santa Barbara Shaken by Small Earthquakes

The Montecito area was first shaken by a brief earthquake at around 11 a.m. on Sunday. Read story.

Originally published 11:39 a.m., April 23, 2017
Updated 12:29 p.m., April 23, 2017

Cafe Ana Taking Former Coffee Cat Spot

Julian Sanders and Katherine Guzman-Sanders plan new restaurant. Read story.

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Race for Congress 2018 Already Begins

Carbajal raises a half-million dollars in first three months of this year. Read story.

Friday, April 21, 2017

Grand Jury Reports on Doubled Sewer Fees

Laguna County Sanitation District needs funds to replace out-of-date equipment. Read story.

Friday, April 21, 2017

Judge Rules Against Ellwood Peaker Plant

Admin Law Judge Regina DeAngelis shot down arguments over battery storage and disaster relief. Read story.

Originally published 6:42 a.m., April 21, 2017
Updated 8:03 a.m., April 23, 2017

Lawsuit Continues Over UCSB Student Cliff Fall Death

Sierra Markee-Winkler's parents say the county, UC Regents, the Coastal Commission didn't do enough to keep the area safe. Read story.

Friday, April 21, 2017

Isla Vista Special District Talks Trash

The majority of the board said they first needed to figure out the district's funding sources. Read story.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Carbajal, Schneider Resist Trump CDBG Cuts

They're joined by a large group of nonprofit leaders and service providers. Read story.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Dr. Harry Brown, Founder of SEE Intl, Has Died

Nonprofit restored sight to almost a half million worldwide. Read story.

Thursday, April 20, 2017
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