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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 30, 2016 reads comments
Orcutt Man Charged with Murder of Toddler - [Update]: A 24-year-old Orcutt man has been charged with murder in connection with the death of an 18-month-old child. 1823 6
Man Arrested for Attempted Murder & Hate Crime - A Florida man was arrested for a hate crime and attempted murder of a Santa Barbara homeless resident. 2191 21
Disoriented Hiker Rescued in Sherpa Burn Area - A helicopter rescued a disoriented 19-year-old male hiker off N. Refugio Road in the Sherpa Fire burn area on Wednesday morning. 2405 18
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 28, 2016 reads comments
Brush Fire in Santa Maria - [Update]: Santa Barbara County fire crews contained an 18 acre brush fire off Cat Canyon Road, just east of Santa Maria, on Monday afternoon. 1147 14
Gang Member with Loaded Firearm Arrested Downtown - [Update]: An alleged gang member with a loaded firearm was arrested on State Street Saturday evening. 7264 42
Sherpa Fire Containment Pushed Back - Still holding at 7,474 acres burned, the Sherpa Fire is not expected to be fully contained until July 7. 860 1
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 27, 2016 reads comments
Sherpa Fire Still Not Contained - The Sherpa Fire is still 93% contained and has yet to reach full containment. 1072 1
Woman Injured in Rollover Accident - An elderly woman was injured after a single vehicle rollover on Highway 101 southbound at Tajiguas on Sunday morning. 1001 6
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 26, 2016 reads comments
Hikers Rescued on Upper Oso Trail - Two hikers were rescued by a helicopter on upper Oso Trail Saturday afternoon. 1225 6
San Marcos Grad a YouTube Sensation - A San Marcos High School alum made the June cover of Variety magazine after becoming a YouTube star. 3377 10
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 25, 2016 reads comments
Disturbing Video Leaked from Michael Jackson Home - Documents and videos from the 2003 child molestation investigation of Michael Jackson and Neverland Ranch by the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office were leaked. 4533 36
Crosby Pays $3 Million in Settlement - Rockstar and Santa Ynez resident David Crosby has agreed to pay a $3 million settlement after striking a jogger with his car last year. 3078 21
Sherpa Fire is 93% Contained - [New Fire Updates]: The Sherpa Fire holds at 93% containment and 7,474 acres. Full containment is now expected on Monday evening. 9734 30
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 24, 2016 reads comments
Goleta Man Arrested for Alleged Animal Cruelty - [Update]: Kyle Barbre, a 21-year-old Goleta man, was officially charged on Thursday with one count of felony animal cruelty after allegedly killing his adopted chihuahua. 5180 43
Crude Oil Spill in Ventura - [Update]: Approximately 700 barrels of crude oil spilled in Ventura near Grove Lane Thursday morning. 3056 19
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 22, 2016 reads comments
Diablo Canyon Power Plant to Close by 2025 - Pacific Gas and Electric has announced its plan to close the Diablo Canyon Power Plant in San Luis Obispo county by 2025. 1166 12
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 21, 2016 reads comments
Sherpa Fire: 54% Contained at 7,893 Acres - The Sherpa Fire is 54% contained and holds at 7,893 acres. Most mandatory evacuations will be reduced to warnings on Wednesday morning. 80366 196
Dog Rescue on Tunnel Trail - [Update]: A dehydrated dog was rescued near Tunnel Trail on Monday afternoon. 2642 41
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 20, 2016 reads comments
Coast Guard Rescue Near Anacapa Island - The U.S. Coast Guard and Ventura County Fire rescued two people near Anacapa Island Saturday morning. 2140 9
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 19, 2016 reads comments
Microsoft To Buy LinkedIn for $26.2 Billion - Microsoft announced a deal to buy professional social network LinkedIn for $26.2 billion, just a year after LinkedIn purchased local company Lynda.com. 1492 12
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 17, 2016 reads comments
Sherpa Fire Jumps Highway 101 - Brush Fire Update: The Sherpa Fire grows to 1,400 acres and jumped onto the center divide of Highway 101 at Mariposa Reina. Highway 101 closed in both directions. 85681 219
Vegetation Fire at Knapp's Castle - A second vegetation fire sparked near Knapp's Castle off E. Camino Cielo on Thursday afternoon. 10493 27
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 16, 2016 reads comments
Serial Killer Has Ties to Local Area - [Update]: The FBI has issued a $50,000 reward for information relating to a suspected serial killer who has committed as many as 175 crimes across California.  7838 33
Homicide Suspect Standoff in Santa Maria - [Update]: The Oakland homicide suspect who sustained a self-inflicted gunshot wound after barricading himself in Santa Maria has been identified. 3726 32
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 15, 2016 reads comments
Actress Charged with Felonies after DUI Collision - Felony charges have been filed against the Los Angeles soap opera actress, Jensen Buchanan, after a head-on traffic collision that occurred on Highway 154 last month. 2959 26
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 13, 2016 reads comments
Hikers Rescued on Cold Springs Trail - A group of hikers were rescued off Cold Springs Trail on Saturday after getting stuck on boulders. 1657 3
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 11, 2016 reads comments
Man Dies After Being Struck by Train in Montecito - [Update]: A man's death is being ruled a suicide after being struck by an Amtrak train in Montecito late Wednesday afternoon. 7838 44
Police Search for Alleged Dog Abuser - Lompoc Police are searching for an alleged dog abuser who was witnessed beating a young pit bull mix during the Memorial Day weekend. 1491 31
Early Southern California Earthquake - A 5.2 magnitude earthquake struck southern California along the San Jacinto fault just after 1:00 a.m. Friday. 2634 11
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 10, 2016 reads comments
Mother Claims Safety was Reason for Abduction - An Orcutt mother says she feared for her children's safety when she fled with them to Mexico after a custody hearing last year.  1136 12
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 09, 2016 reads comments
Vehicle Crashes into Goleta 7-Eleven - An SUV crashed through the front window of a 7-Eleven store in the 7300 block of Calle Real in Goleta on Wednesday morning. 4578 19
Vehicle Fire on La Cumbre - Santa Barbara City firefighters extinguished a small vehicle fire inside the engine of a truck on La Cumbre Tuesday afternoon. 626 3
Brush Fire Near Oil Tanks in Los Olivos - A brush fire was held to one acre in Los Olivos near a group of tanks holding crude oil on Tuesday afternoon. 663 3
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 08, 2016 reads comments
Vehicle Fire at Chumash Casino - Santa Barbara County Fire crews responded to the report of a vehicle fire at Chumash Casino on Monday evening. 927 9
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 07, 2016 reads comments
Hillary Clinton Stops in Santa Barbara - Hillary Clinton made a campaign stop in downtown Santa Barbara on Saturday afternoon. 2158 34
Man Arrested for Peeping at UCSB - UCSB Police Department detectives arrested a male suspect believed to be the man peeping in the UCSB Davidson Library women's bathroom. 2151 6
Structure Fire in Montecito - [Update]: No injuries were reported in the structure fire in the 600 block of Juan Crespi in Montecito on Sunday. 2248 10
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 06, 2016 reads comments
Board of Supervisors Political Donations - Betsy provides a follow-up to political donations for our Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors race.  1704 19
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 05, 2016 reads comments
SR-154 Ranked 14th Worst Road to Drive - A new report ranks State Route 154 as the 14th worst road to drive in the United States. 7309 71
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 04, 2016 reads comments
2 Injuries in Gaviota Traffic Accident - Two people were trapped after their vehicle struck a tree off Highway 101 southbound in Gaviota Thursday evening. 1129 add
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 03, 2016 reads comments
Two Vehicle Accident on Highway 101 - Two vehicles were involved in a traffic accident on Highway 101 southbound between the Fairview and Patterson exits. 1454 2
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 02, 2016 reads comments
Victim of UCLA Shooting a Westmont Alum - A 1997 graduate of Westmont College is believed to be the victim in the shooting on UCLA's campus Wednesday morning. 4771 26
Mother Sentenced for Child Abduction - An Orcutt mother was sentenced to three years felony probation for abducting her two children and taking them to Mexico after a custody hearing. 1279 17
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 01, 2016 reads comments
Dog and Hikers Rescued from Los Padres Forest - Santa Barbara Search and Rescue retrieved an injured dog and hikers on a backpacking trip in the Los Padres Forest on Monday morning. 3222 18
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 31, 2016 reads comments
Owl Rescued from Solvang Chimney - Santa Barbara County firefighters rescued an owl from a chimney in Solvang on Monday morning. 1723 11
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 30, 2016 reads comments
5 Sent to Hospital After 154 Traffic Accident - [Update]: Five people were sent to the hospital after a multi-vehicle car accident on Highway 154 at San Antonio Creek that shutdown the roadway in both directions. 7829 78
Large Truck Fire in Lompoc - Santa Barbara County firefighters responded to a vegetable truck fire in Lompoc on Saturday morning. 723 2
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 29, 2016 reads comments
Investigation for Adopted Dog's Death - A man is under investigation after a recently adopted dog was discovered dead. 3681 81
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 28, 2016 reads comments
AmberAlert Suspect Dead After Shootout - [Update]: The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office has confirmed the identity of the Solvang shooter as the Amber Alert suspect. The 15- year-old kidnapped victim has not been found. 20865 142
Beer Truck Collision Shuts Down SR-154 - [Update]: A head-on traffic collision on Highway 154 occured on Wednesday involving an 18-wheeler Budweiser truck and a pickup truck driving on the wrong side of the road, according to a CHP report. 7318 28
Collision Delays Traffic on 101 North - [Update]: A traffic collision involving three vehicles delayed motorists on Highway 101 northbound near El Capitan. 3425 3
Injured Horse Rider - A 45-year-old woman was airlifted to Cottage Hospital after falling off a horse in the Upper Oso Campground area. 1306 3
UCSB Student Dies After Attempted Hanging - A 19-year-old UCSB student has died after a Santa Barbara resident rescued him from a hanging attempt in the Ellwood Bluffs. 4656 15
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 27, 2016 reads comments
Great Food Truck Race in Solvang - The Food Network will be filming an episode of The Great Food Truck Race in Solvang from Thursday through Saturday. 5273 6
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 26, 2016 reads comments
Bernie Sanders Rallying on Central Coast - Democratic Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders will be hosting rallies along the Central Coast this week. 4214 62
Motorcyclist Injured After Vehicle Collision - A 71-year-old motorcyclist sustained major injuries after being struck by a vehicle on Foothill Road at the SR- 154 onramp. 3657 20
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 25, 2016 reads comments
Vegetation Fire in Goleta - A once acre vegetation fire sparked near North Glen Annie in Goleta on Tuesday evening. 3468 10
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 24, 2016 reads comments
Remembering Isla Vista 2 Years Later - It's been two years since the tragedy in Isla Vista and all of us at edhat would like to take a few moments to remember those we've lost in our community. 1226 14
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 23, 2016 reads comments
Vehicle Strikes Light Pole on Las Positas - Update: Las Positas will remain closed until Monday after a vehicle struck a light pole near McCaw. 3738 19
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 21, 2016 reads comments
Sports Authority Closing All Remaining Stores - After filing for bankruptcy earlier this year, Sports Authority will be closing the remainder of its stores, including those on the Central Coast. 2934 40
Vehicle Fire on Highway 101 - A vehicle fire on Highway 101 slowed southbound lanes between Las Positas and Mission St exits on Friday morning. 1183 5
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 20, 2016 reads comments
PHMSA Releases Final Report on Plains Oil Spill - Rep. Lois Capps and various organizations comment on the PHMSA Final Report of the Refugio Oil Spill by Plains All American Pipeline. 1185 25
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 19, 2016 reads comments
Police Search for Peeping Tom at UCSB - [Update]: UC Police are searching for a man believed to be taking photos under stalls in the women's bathroom at UCSB's Davidson Library. 4589 31
Soap Actress Arrested for Causing DUI Collision - [Update]: A soap opera actress was arrested for a DUI after causing a head-on traffic collision on Highway 154 Wednesday morning that left one man in critical condition. 13343 26
Plains All American Faces 46 Charges in Oil Spill - [Update]: Plains All American Pipeline was indicted by a California state grand jury and faces a total of 46 charges in the accidental Refugio Oil Spill in Santa Barbara County. 2076 67
3 Vehicle Accident on Highway 154 - [Update]:Three vehicles were involved in a traffic accident on Highway 154 at Foothill Road on Wednesday morning. 3783 9
Exhausted Hiker Rescued on Tunnel Trail - [Update]: A hiker complaining of exhaustion was rescued on Tunnel Trail by County firefighters on Tuesday afternoon. 2819 23
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 17, 2016 reads comments
Suspect Arrested After Pursuit - [Update]: Sheriff's Deputies have arrested 24-year-old Mario Perez Saldivar after a vehicle pursuit in Goleta on Sunday night. 3308 11
Shooting & Stabbing in Lompoc - A shooting and stabbing took place in Lompoc on Monday afternoon with two injuries. 984 2
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 16, 2016 reads comments
Kenwood Village Project EIR Proposal - The City of Goleta released the draft environmental impact report for the Kenwood Village Project that includes 60 new residences. 3321 48
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 15, 2016 reads comments
Highway Rollover Accident Sends 4 to Hospital - [Update]: A multiple vehicle rollover traffic collision on Highway 101 at the Bath Street off ramp sends four people to the Hospital. 3597 16
Dead Body Found Near Railroad Tracks - Roger reports a dead body was found near the railroad tracks at Cota Street and Wentworth Ave. 2632 15
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 13, 2016 reads comments
Woman Injured in Car Accident Near UCSB - A vehicle accident near the UC Santa Barbara campus sent a woman to Cottage Hospital with moderate injuries. 976 add
Driver Extricated After Goleta Collision - [Update]: An early Thursday morning vehicle accident in Goleta required major extrication by the Santa Barbara County Fire Department. 3661 7
2 Acre Vegetation Fire in Gaviota - [Update]:A two-acre vegetation fire broke out near Mariposa Reina in Gaviota on Thursday morning. 1036 7
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 12, 2016 reads comments
Bear Captured After Running Through Goleta - [Update]: The 200-300 pound adult black bear that was running through a Goleta neighborhood Wednesday morning, has been safely captured. 14810 105
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 11, 2016 reads comments
Property Owners File Suit Against Plains Pipeline - A class action lawsuit has been filed by property owners where remaining Plains All American pipelines are located. 1442 8
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 08, 2016 reads comments
Gwyneth Paltrow Buys Santa Barbara Home - Actress Gwyneth Paltrow recently bought a $4.9 million "fixer upper" Santa Barbara home. 7386 22
Major Frozen Food Recall - A listeria outbreak results in the removal of 358 frozen food products from various grocery stores. 3352 7
Magic Castle Founder Buys Local Building - The founder of the Magic Castle in Los Angeles purchased the former Cafe del Sol building in Santa Barbara with plans to make it an offshoot location. 6599 24
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 07, 2016 reads comments
Vegetation Fire at McKinley Elementary School - [Update]: A vegetation fire started next to the McKinley Elementary School Cafeteria around 5:30pm Friday evening. No injuries have been reported. 1590 7
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 06, 2016 reads comments
SBCC Promise Coming this Fall - The SBCC Promise is available for eligible students wishing to attend the city college in the fall. 1104 add
Brush Fire in Solvang - The Santa Barbara County Fire Department reports a 5 acre grass fire at 1426 Holsted Road in Solvang. No homes are currently threatened. [pics] 1202 4
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 05, 2016 reads comments
Mother Pleads Guilty to Child Abduction - An Orcutt woman pled guilty to one felony count of child abduction for fleeing to Mexico with her two daughters after a custody hearing. 5147 15
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 04, 2016 reads comments
Coast Guard Completes Refugio Oil Spill Review - The U.S. Coast Guard has completed its review of the Refugio Oil Spill cleanup operations. 862 1
Biltmore Jewelry Store Robbed - Public assistance is requested to locate suspects who robbed the Four Seasons Biltmore jewelry store of Rolex watches in March. [pics] 4241 21
Boater Rescued Near Santa Cruz Island - The Coast Guard rescued a man after his vessel ran aground north west of Santa Cruz Island, Monday. 1923 19
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 03, 2016 reads comments
Donkey Causes Fatal Accident on SR-154 - A Paso Robles woman has died after a traffic collision involving a donkey on SR-154 took place Saturday morning. 3783 30
Coast Guard Medevacs Man Near Channel Islands Harb - The Coast Guard medevaced a man near Channel Islands Harbor Sunday morning. 1252 2
Brush Fire at Mariposa Reina - A three acre grass fire in Gaviota is now under control. 1124 9
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 01, 2016 reads comments
UCSB Alum & Liqueur Creator Passes Away - Robert J. Cooper, creator of the elderflower liqueur St-Germain and UCSB alumni, passed away in Santa Barbara on Monday. 2226 2
Scientists Solve Monarch Migration - The mystery of the great migration of monarch butterflies from Canada to Mexico has been solved. 3643 10
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 30, 2016 reads comments
Kahn Elected Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Chairman - The Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians elected Kenneth Kahn as their new tribal chairman. 1393 13
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 29, 2016 reads comments
Ventura Brush Fire - [Updated:] The 40 acre brush fire in Ventura is at 75% containment. 4103 5
Traffic Accident at Lake Cachuma Entrance - SB County Fire responded to a two vehicle accident involving two moderate injuries on the 154 in front of the Lake Cachuma entrance. 1394 4
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 28, 2016 reads comments
Wind Causes Power Outage - Approximately 5,500 residents are without power due to high winds on Wednesday evening. 3275 22
Missing Boaters Found Near Santa Cruz Island - [Update]: The U.S. Coast Guard has ended their search for a vessel near Santa Cruz Island as the 5 people and 2 dogs were found safely anchored. 2939 13
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 26, 2016 reads comments
Storage Room Fire at Santa Barbara High - Update: A small fire was extinguished in a storage room at Santa Barbara High School. 1921 7
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 25, 2016 reads comments
Downed Power Lines Cause Brush Fire in Lompoc - High winds and a downed electrical lines caused a 3 acre brush fire in Vandenberg Village in Lompoc on Sunday afternoon. 1708 27
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 24, 2016 reads comments
Las Varas Ranch Listed for $108 Million - The Doheny family has listed the 1,800-acre Goleta property named Las Varas Ranch for $108 million. 4033 18
Highway 101 Vehicle Rollover Near Los Alamos - A vehicle rollover accident took place on Highway 101 near Los Alamos on Saturday morning. 840 add
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 23, 2016 reads comments
Paula Lopez Sentenced to 120 Days in Jail - Former news anchor Paula Lopez has been sentenced to 120 days in County Jail after driving under the influence of alcohol, allegedly assaulting officers, and driving the wrong way on Highway 101. 7114 58
Goleta Beach Ocean Rescue - Santa Barbara County Fire rescued two kayakers off Goleta Beach Friday afternoon. 1744 6
8 Firefighter Recruits Graduate - Eight newly appointed firefighters graduated on Friday at the Museum of Natural History. 1416 6
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 22, 2016 reads comments
Hiker Rescue from Gaviota Trail - A hiker was rescued from Gaviota Peak Trail after experiencing chest pains. 1483 6
Lompoc Vegetation Spot Fires - Santa Barbara County Fire responded to reports of spot fires on the side of the road on Highway 1 at Las Cruces Grade. 1343 9
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 19, 2016 reads comments
Vehicle Rollover on Highway 1 - [Update]: A vehicle rollover accident on Highway 1 at Harris Grade Road caused one woman to be airlifted to Cottage Hospital. 1381 3
Fatal Traffic Accident on Highway 246 - Update: CHP has released the name of the pedestrian who was struck and killed by a vehicle on Highway 246 near Lompoc this month. 3613 5
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 18, 2016 reads comments
Student Apartment Building Fined by City - The Beach City Apartment complex next to Santa Barbara City College has been fined by the City of Santa Barbara for violating zoning and unpermitted work. 3834 36
Early Morning Goleta Fire - Santa Barbara County Fire crews responded to an early morning shed fire in Goleta on Sunday. 1250 add

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