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Chandra Wallar Eyes Oxnard

Former county CEO didn't get Dallas gig, now looks south. Read story.

Thursday, April 3, 2014

County Tries to Save 211

Supes put $30,000 toward saving human services phone service. Read story.

Thursday, April 3, 2014

County Approves Mission Canyon Plan

Unanimous vote in favor of community plan about growth, parking, and more. Read story.

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Tax for Goleta Library?

County and City of Goleta team up for public interest survey. Read story.

Thursday, April 3, 2014

"Trigger Warnings" for UCSB Classes

Will professors have to wanr students about potentially upsetting course materials? Read story.

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Memorial for Last Year's Deltopia Death

Event to be held tonight, April 2, at UCSB lagoon lawn. Read story.

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

County Settles Sexting Case

Valerie Walston paid $30,000 after incidents with Undersheriff Jim Peterson. Read story.

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Jails Makes Late Night Release Changes

Sheriff's Department responds to Grand Jury criticism with better furniture, more cooperation. Read story.

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

HBJ's Old Drug Bill Moves Along

State senator fights against Big Pharma lobby to require old pills be destroyed. Read story.

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Big Pot Bust in Isla Vista

Drunken suspect has 14 pounds of marijuana and $14,000 in his apartment. Read story.

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Bed Tax Going Up

Supervisors tick TOT rate up to 12.5 percent. Read story.

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

No Tsunami Warnings from Chile Earthquake

Santa Barbara County not in danger of tsunami. Read story.

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

News-Press Photog Fired

Mike Eliason, prize-winning, veteran photographer for the Santa Barbara News-Press, has been fired. Read story.

Monday, March 31, 2014

Civil Rights Discussed in Santa Barbara

Groups talk gang injunction, ICE facility, and new jail at Casa de la Raza event. Read story.

Monday, March 31, 2014

Horses Die in Crash Near Highway 154

An overloaded horse trailer fatally jostled two of its passengers when it nearly overturned on Old San Marcos Road. Read story.

Friday, March 28, 2014

Billy Collins & Aimee Mann

Presented by UCSB Arts & Lectures, Former U.S. Poet Laureate ... Read More