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2010 Cold Case Cracked

Police make arrest in stabbing death of Samuel Bautista Justo. Read story.

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Paul Mitchell Closes Santa Barbara Campus

Cosmetology school, salon says goodbye after eight years. Read story.

Originally published 9:43 a.m., June 22, 2016
Updated 3:32 p.m., June 22, 2016

Yes, 'Sherpa Fire' Is Spelled Wrong

But there's no going back. Read story.

Monday, June 20, 2016

Six Arrested at Rocky Nook Park

Nightly patrol led authorities to a gun stolen from Oxnard. Read story.

Monday, June 20, 2016

Rolling Blackouts Possible Across SoCal

High temps may cause power disruptions. Read story.

Monday, June 20, 2016

Scherpa Fire: Sunday Afternoon Update

“Type 1” team takes charge of 7,800-acre blaze. Read story.

Sunday, June 19, 2016

Scherpa Fire: Sunday Morning Update

Calm Saturday helps firefighter progress continue; threat of heat does not impact efforts. Read story.

Sunday, June 19, 2016

Bed Tax Down Compared to Previous Years

Averages $1.5 million per month; April's was $1.4 million. Read story.

Sunday, June 19, 2016

Scherpa Fire: Saturday Evening Update

7,811 acres; 45 percent contained; red flag warning issued for Sunday 5 p.m. Read story.

Saturday, June 18, 2016

Scherpa Fire Frontlines: Lack of Winds Aids Firefighters

Good progress made overnight but sundowner weather about to resurface. Read story.

Saturday, June 18, 2016

Los Padres Temporarily Bans Target Shooting

Escalating fire danger prompts crackdown. Read story.

Saturday, June 18, 2016

Scherpa Fire: Saturday Morning Update

Blaze jumps slightly to 7,063 acres with 24 percent containment. Read story.

Originally published 12:51 a.m., June 18, 2016
Updated 12:00 p.m., June 18, 2016

Pipeline Company Cries Foul

Accuses district attorney of poisoning jury pool. Read story.

Saturday, June 18, 2016

Oil and Scherpa Fire Don't Mix

The ExxonMobil gas plant has so far stayed safe from the flames. Read story.

Friday, June 17, 2016

Face-to-Face with the Scherpa Fire

Ray Ford recounts the last two days of the Santa Barbara blaze. Read story.

Friday, June 17, 2016
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