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News Briefs

Good Samaritan Shelter Getting $475,000 in Grants

County supervisors vote unanimously to allocate federal housing funds. Read story.

Thursday, June 9, 2016

I.V. Elementary School Parents Put Brakes on Intersection Change

Complain that El Colegio/Storke reconfiguration would endanger children. Read story.

Thursday, June 9, 2016

No Assisted Suicide at Cottage

Hospital opts out of voluntary new law. Read story.

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Cop Accused of Workers’ Comp Fraud

DA charges Jacob Finerty, 27, with four felonies. Read story.

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Bicycle Event Rolls Through County

AIDS/LifeCycle riders pedal from Santa Maria to Rincon, Wednesday through Friday. Read story.

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

County Inches Toward Pharmacy-Financed Drug Disposal

Ordinance would require drug producers to run take-back program. Read story.

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Gang Operation Yields 38 Arrests

Feds teamed up with Sheriff’s detectives to seize guns, drugs. Read story.

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Santa Barbara Herb Clinic Closes

Owner Dr. Henry Han and his family were shot and killed March 23. Read story.

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Dem Voter Registration Jumps

Democrats lead Republicans in new registered voters. Read story.

Originally published 6:10 p.m., June 6, 2016
Updated 12:59 p.m., June 7, 2016

Tech Startup Designing Wearable Blood-Alcohol Tester

Milo won second place and $100,000 last month in a National Institutes of Health competition. Read story.

Monday, June 6, 2016

Suspect Arrested in Alleged UCSB Library Peeping Incident

A man, whose name has not been released, was booked into County Jail on May 27. Read story.

Monday, June 6, 2016

UCSB Launches Hayden Werner Memorial Fund

Scholarship honors student Werner, 19, who died May 20. Read story.

Monday, June 6, 2016

Hillary Clinton Makes Campaign Stop Downtown

Jill’s Place hosted 40 political players for a private event. Read story.

Sunday, June 5, 2016

Airport Adds Dallas/Fort Worth to Destinations

Santa Barbarans can now fly nonstop to Texas daily. Read story.

Saturday, June 4, 2016

City Proposes Expansion of Mesa Parking Permit Program

Some neighbors complain SBCC students are eating up off-campus spaces. Read story.

Saturday, June 4, 2016
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