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California Coastal Commission Director Fired - The California Coastal Commission fired its Executive Director, Charles Lester, during a late night hearing in Morro Bay this week. 1145 17
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Feb 13, 2016 reads comments
Channel island Foxes Removed from Endagered List - Three subspecies of Channel Island foxes are recommended to be removed from the endangered species list due to thriving populations. 874 12
Vegetation Fire in Old Town - [UPDATE]: A vegetation fire burning in a creek bed in Old Town Goleta has been contained at 1/4 acre. 2017 8
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Feb 11, 2016 reads comments
Stabbing on Figueroa Street - A stabbing took place on Figueroa Street, behind the Sportsman Bar, Wednesday afternoon as one victim was transported to Cottage Hospital. 3917 18
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Feb 10, 2016 reads comments
Plane Lands in Goleta Slough - [UPDATE]: A pilot sustained minor injuries after engine failure caused a small plane to land in the Goleta Slough on Monday evening. 4123 17
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Feb 08, 2016 reads comments
Buellton Bank Robber Arrested - [Update]:The suspect who robbed the Buellton Rabobank on Friday has been arrested thanks to concerned community members who recognized the surveillance photo. 3916 12
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Feb 07, 2016 reads comments
Cave Collapse at More Mesa - Firefighters with urban search and rescue are investigating a cave collapse near More Mesa. 5669 14
Tri-County Graded on Tobacco Use - A new tobacco report finds California is failing in efforts to reduce tobacco-caused death and disease. 1003 19
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Feb 06, 2016 reads comments
Deputies Search for Buellton Bank Robber - [Update]: The Sheriff's Office has identified the suspect who robbed the Buellton Rabobank as John Roller and is asking for the public's help in finding him. 6075 28
Head-On Collision on Cathedral Oaks - A head-on traffic collision on Cathedral Oaks sends an elderly man to the hospital with moderate injuries. 2074 5
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Feb 03, 2016 reads comments
Rollover Accident on Highway 154 - A vehicle rollover accident on Highway 154 at Windy Gap sent two passengers to the hospital and blocked both lanes of traffic. 3613 25
Oil Trucking Permit Approved - A temporary oil trucking permit for Exxon Mobil was approved on Monday by Santa Barbara County's Planning and Development department. 973 15
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Feb 02, 2016 reads comments
Tree Topples, School Cancelled - Mountain View Elementary cancelled classes this morning after trees fell and took out the electricity. 1169 4
Big Rig Overturned - An 18 wheeler carrying liquid nitrogen flipped on its side shortly after midnight on Highway 1. 1512 12
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 31, 2016 reads comments
Landlord Faces Criminal Charges - Santa Barbara landlord Dario Pini is facing criminal charges for an alleged OSHA violation. 2538 105
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 30, 2016 reads comments
SBCC Employee Passes Away - A SBCC employee passed away on campus due to a medical emergency early Thursday morning. 3875 11
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 29, 2016 reads comments
Rape Survivor Files Lawsuit Against UC - A UCSB rape survivor has filed a lawsuit against the UC Regents stating the university neglected a dangerous area of the campus where she was attacked. 1956 27
SBCC Proposes Free Tuition for Local Students - The Santa Barbara City College Foundation is proposing a program that provides free two-year SBCC tuition for local students 1845 34
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 28, 2016 reads comments
Accused San Diego Rapist Arrested at Refugio - A man suspected of raping a young woman in San Diego was arrested while camping at Refugio State Beach last week. 2862 18
Local Man Arrested for Domestic Violence - Monterey County detectives traveled to Santa Barbara to arrest a suspect wanted on domestic violence charges.  3280 22
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 26, 2016 reads comments
Pedestrian Hit by Train Near Butterfly Beach - [Update]: A male pedestrian suffered a serious head injury after being struck by a train along Butterfly Lane in Montecito on Monday morning. 5317 50
Man and Dog Rescued on Isla Vista Cliff - [Update]: A man and his dog were rescued by firefighters on an Isla Vista cliff in the 6800 block of Del Playa on Monday afternoon. 2005 15
Natural History Museum Celebrates 100 - The Dedicated Staff stopped by the Santa Barbara Natural History Museum on Sunday to join in the celebration of the museum's 100th anniversary. 1159 15
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 21, 2016 reads comments
Local Woman Murdered in Los Angeles County - A 22-year-old woman raised in Santa Barbara was murdered on Sunday, allegedly by her ex-boyfriend, in Los Angeles County. 8111 16
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 20, 2016 reads comments
Fatal Traffic Accident on Highway 154 - [Update]: CHP has released their report on the fatal traffic accident involving a Chumash Casino bus that took place on Highway 154 on Monday. 9937 55
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 19, 2016 reads comments
Remembering MLK in Santa Barbara - Santa Barbara honors Martin Luther King, Jr. on this National holiday with a march down State Street. 885 3
Highway 101 Rollover Accident - [Update]: A single vehicle rollover accident on Highway 101 landed on the railroad tracks, shutting down the rail system. 1931 8
Structure Fire on Somerset Dr. - [Update]: The Santa Barbara Fire Department quickly knocked down a structure fire in the 5500 block of Somerset Drive Monday morning. 1214 3
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 17, 2016 reads comments
J.J. Hollister Passes at 83 - J.J. Hollister III, of the Santa Barbara Hollister family, passed away at his home on Thursday at the age of 83. 1967 5
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 16, 2016 reads comments
One Injured in Harris Grade Traffic Accident - One man is injured after a vehicle went over the side of the road at the summit of Harris Grade Road in Lompoc Friday morning. 934 6
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 13, 2016 reads comments
TV Anchor Subject to Ocean Rescue - [Update]: KEYT Anchor CJ Ward was the subject involved in the ocean rescue originally reported by Roger the Scanner Guy. 5346 23
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 12, 2016 reads comments
Burning Car on Highway 154 - [Update]: A car erupted in flames on Highway 154 at San Marcos Road on Monday afternoon. [pic] 4140 23
Vehicle Accident Sparks Car Fire - Roger reports a brush fire that was started by a vehicle accident on Highway 101 southbound near El Capitan Ranch Road. 1430 4
Class Action Filed Against Case Detective Agency - A class action lawsuit has been filed against Case Detective Agency alleging violations of California's wage and hour laws. 2575 28
Vehicle Fire Near Milpas - Edhat subscribers report a fully involved vehicle fire on Highway 101 southbound near the Milpas off ramp. 1542 15
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 11, 2016 reads comments
County Starts Aware and Prepare Program - Aware and Prepare is a new website created by Santa Barbara County as a mass notification system during emergencies. 1457 11
Parking Lot Death Now Called Accidental - Police are calling the death of 27-year-old Nate Curteman an accident after his body was found in a downtown parking lot last month. 3130 18
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 10, 2016 reads comments
Peek Inside the Granada Tower - Parts of the iconic Granada Tower in downtown Santa Barbara have just been listed for sale, offering locals a peek inside the building. 2939 16
KSBY Cut For Dish Network Customers - Due to a contract dispute, Dish Network customers lost KSBY-TV access on Thursday. 1342 12
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 09, 2016 reads comments
Historic Mission Tree Falls in Storm - The 130-year-old pepper tree in front of the Santa Barbara Mission uprooted due to the recent rain and winds. 3078 28
Northern Ca Homicide Trail Lands in Carpinteria - An abandoned truck and dog found on Santa Claus Lane is now key evidence in a Northern California homicide investigation. 4314 17
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 08, 2016 reads comments
Solvang Christmas Tree Burn Cancelled - The annual Christmas Tree Burn in Solvang has been cancelled this year due to inclement weather conditions. 774 3
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 07, 2016 reads comments
Major Street Flooding & Rescues in Santa Barbara - Flood Areas: Wednesday's storm caused major street flooding and daring rescues. Edhat has compiled a list of flooded areas, hazard zones, and heroic rescues by firefighters. 32667 63
Arson Suspected in Gibraltar Fire - Investigators believe arson is to blame for the Gibraltar Fire that erupted in the Santa Barbara foothills this past October. 2103 10
Firefighters Rescue 6 Children in Flood - Santa Barbara County firefighters rescued six children and an elderly man in a flooded Goleta intersection on Wednesday morning. 3709 10
Structure Fire on Casitas Pass - [Update]: Firefighters tackled a structure fire that was reported on Casitas Pass in Carpinteria Tuesday evening. 1352 add
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 06, 2016 reads comments
Head-On Collision Shuts Down 154 - [Update]: A head-on traffic collision on SR-154, near the Highway 101 interchange, shut down westbound lanes for a short time on Tuesday morning. 2114 4
Santa Barbara Bowl Signs with Goldenvoice - The Santa Barbara Bowl announced they reached an exclusive concert promoter agreement with Goldenvoice and Moss Jacobs. 1688 9
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 05, 2016 reads comments
Water Main Break on Eastside - [Update]: Edhatters report a broken water pipe around midnight on the Eastside sent thousands of gallons of water into the gutter. [pics] 2323 20
Homeless Man Led High-Speed Chase After Assault - A local homeless man was arrested on Monday morning after assaulting a gas station employee and leading police on a vehicle pursuit into Ventura County. 2281 47
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 04, 2016 reads comments
Montecito Power Outage - [UPDATE]: An edhat subscriber reports a power outage on East Valley Road in Montecito. [pics] 2281 17
Major Injury Collision on Highway 154 - A traffic collision resulted in major injuries on Highway 154 at Calkins Road in Los Olivos on Sunday morning. 2480 26
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 31, 2015 reads comments
Brush Fire Near El Capitan - [Update]: A reported brush fire is being battled by firefighters off the southbound lanes of Highway 101 near El Capitan Ranch Road. 2406 1
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 30, 2015 reads comments
Solimar Fire 100% Contained - [Update]: The Solimar Fire is 100% contained and reached a total of 1388 acres. 40219 83
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 28, 2015 reads comments
School District Sued by Special-Ed Teacher - A former Special Education teacher is suing the Santa Barbara Unified School District for wrongful termination. 3350 36
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 25, 2015 reads comments
Bank Robbery at RaboBank - Edhat is hearing reports of a bank robbery that took place at the Rabobank in the 2200 block of Bath Street. 2392 9
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 24, 2015 reads comments
High Speed Chase Through Santa Barbara - [Update]: CHP and local law enforcement are searching for two suspects, who led a high speed chase through Santa Barbara and Ventura, and fled on foot after the vehicle caught fire. 13580 153
DUI Accident Ends on Railroad Tracks - [Update]: A Santa Barbara woman was arrested for DUI after colliding into another vehicle and landing on the railroad tracks off Highway 101 near El Capitan. 4753 37
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 23, 2015 reads comments
Fireball Turns Out to be a Russian Rocket - [Update]: The fireball that made an appearance above Southern California skies on Tuesday turned out to be debris of a Russian rocket. 12904 54
Man Identified in Suspicious Death - The 27-year-old man who was found dead in a downtown parking lot has now been identified. 5975 11
Hot Coals Caused Goleta Structure Fire - Santa Barbara County Fire personnel responded to an outdoor shed fire in the 600 block of Edgewood Dr. in Goleta. 1120 3
Traffic Accidents Near Gaviota - Multiple vehicle rollover accidents occurred this morning in the Gaviota area. 2409 18
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 22, 2015 reads comments
Panga Boat Spotted off Goleta Coast - Roger reports a panga boat was spotted off the coast of Goleta. US Coast Guard is being contacted. 3014 19
Threats Made at Santa Ynez High School - Sheriff's Deputies investigated reports of threats made by students at Santa Ynez High School. 1961 15
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 21, 2015 reads comments
UCSB Sued by Former Student for Sexual Assault - A former UCSB student filed a lawsuit on Thursday against the UC Regents claiming the university did not properly investigate her sexual assault claim. 1977 27
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 20, 2015 reads comments
Head-On Traffic Collision Injures 8 - Traffic on Highway 154 was stopped in both directions due to a head-on traffic collision that injured eight people on Saturday afternoon. 3932 36
Deputy DA Placed on Leave after Affair - New reports state Chief Deputy District Attorney, Paul Greco, was placed on administrative leave after an affair that turned hostile. 5117 41
Stolen Vehicle Rollover Accident Near Gaviota - An alleged stolen vehicle crashed and rolled over on Highway 101 near SR-246 offramp, the suspect ran away on foot. 1739 6
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 19, 2015 reads comments
High Speed Chase Through 2 Counties - [Update]: A suspect led law enforcement on a high speed chase through Santa Barbara and Ventura counties on Friday evening. 5417 19
Suicidal Man Threatened to Jump Off Overpass - [Update]: A suicidal man was running on Highway 101 threatening to jump off the Garden St. overpass before law enforcement tased and arrested the individual. 4216 46
Major Injuries After Vehicle Rollover on SR-246 - A motorist was transported to Cottage Hospital via CalStar helicopter after a single vehicle rollover accident on Highway 246 on Friday morning. 1952 8
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 18, 2015 reads comments
Mountain Lion Captured in Goleta - [Update]: Last weekend a 60 lbs. female mountain lion was captured at the Circle Bar B Ranch by the CA Dept. of Fish and Wildlife. [pics] 7581 47
Planning Commission Approves Bike Lanes - A subscriber reports the Santa Barbara Planning Commission approved the bike lanes on Micheltorena that will remove street parking. 1999 66
Fully Involved Apartment Fire in Goleta - [Update]: Fire crews quickly knocked out a structure fire in the 300 block of Moreton Bay Lane before it spread to adjoining apartments. [pic] 1709 7
Hazmat Response Drill at UCSB - [Update]: The Santa Barbara City Fire Department conducted a full hazmat response drill at UCSB on Thursday morning. [pic] 1057 8
Man Struck by Semi-Truck in Santa Maria - [Update]: The pedestrian has been identified. Santa Maria Police are investigating a fatal traffic collision involving a pedestrian and semi-truck. 1964 1
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 17, 2015 reads comments
Suspicious Death in Downtown Parking Lot - Santa Barbara Police are investigating a suspicious death that occurred in a downtown parking lot on Monday evening. 5207 13
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 16, 2015 reads comments
18 Wheeler Catches Fire in Santa Maria - An 18 wheeler tractor trailer caught fire early this morning in Santa Maria. 624 add
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 15, 2015 reads comments
Two Teens Rescued from Orcutt Storm Drain - Two teenage girls were rescued from a storm drain in Orcutt after being trapped after the rain storm on Sunday. 1400 12
Dennis Rickard Passes Away - 2014 Old Spanish Days El Presidente Dennis Rickard has passed away after falling ill. 3544 6
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 13, 2015 reads comments
Local Reporters Win Amazing Race! - Two local KEYT News reporters have won the million dollar prize on the hit reality show, The Amazing Race. 7157 18
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 12, 2015 reads comments
10-Year-Old Injured in Vehicle Rollover - A 10-year-old boy sustained major injuries after a vehicle rollover accident on Highway 101 Friday evening. 2984 3
High Tide Slams Into Santa Barbara Coast - The Santa Barbara coast was hit with strong waves of ocean water during Friday morning's high tide. 3764 7
Major Injury in Cuyama Traffic Accident - A head-on vehicle collision in Cuyama results in a helicopter transport of one motorist suffering from major injuries. 888 3
Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested - [Update]: The suspect wanted for an armed robbery at the CVS pharmacy last night, December 10, is in custody. [mug] 8171 34
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 10, 2015 reads comments
Traffic Fatality in Buellton - [UPDATE:] The pedestrian in a fatal traffic accident on Highway 246 at Lata Drive in Buellton has been identified. 5440 19
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 09, 2015 reads comments
Smart and Final Extra! Store Opens in Goleta - Smart and Final Extra! will have its grand opening in the Hollister Village Plaza Shopping Center tomorrow. 2988 27
Vehicle Collision at Alice Shaw Elementary - [Updated:] A vehicle collision at Alice Shaw Elementary School in Orcutt injured four children Tuesday morning. 2089 15
Guadalupe Library Receives Make Over - Mary Buren Elementary School in Guadalupe received a makeover to their library thanks to the Ellen DeGeneres Show. 1443 11
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 07, 2015 reads comments
Serious Injury in Lompoc Vehicle Rollover - A rollover traffic accident on Harris Grade Road near Lompoc seriously injured a woman on Sunday. 940 add
Animal Group Petitions Sheriff for Abuser - An animal advocate group has petitioned the Santa Barbara Sheriff's Office regarding the potential early release of a convicted animal abuser.  1441 23
Missing Teen in Santa Barbara County - The Santa Barbara Sheriff's Office issued an "endangered missing advisory" for a Santa Maria teenage girl. 1842 6
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 04, 2015 reads comments
2nd Cottage Healthcare Data Breach - Nearly 11,000 patients had their health information compromised in a recent healthcare data breach at Cottage Hospital. 2510 18
UCSB White Student Union Created on Social Media - A newly formed group on social media, the UCSB White Student Union, is receiving backlash from the community as they promote the advancement of People of European Descent. 4188 82
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 03, 2015 reads comments
Dead Body Found Downtown - Santa Barbara Police are investigating a dead body that was found in downtown Santa Barbara on Wednesday afternoon. 5390 13
One Injured in Residential Meth Lab - [Update]: One person was injured due to a possible meth lab in a residential house in the 1900 block of San Andres on Wednesday afternoon. 4220 27
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 02, 2015 reads comments
Shed Fire in Orcutt - The Fire Department responded to a shed fire on Fallen Leaf Dr. in Orcutt this afternoon. 652 3
Suspected Stabbing Near Santa Barbara High - Santa Barbara Police are investigating a suspected stabbing in the area of Olive and Carrillo. 2460 11
SBCC Comments on Mesa Dorm Project - Santa Barbara City College is commenting on the divisive Mesa Dorm Project that was recently proposed on Cliff Drive. 1904 31
Smoke Damage to Orcutt Home - County firefighters responded to a residential fire in Orcutt after a pillow caught fire against a lightbulb. 801 13
Major Collision Sends 2 to Hospital - Two people were critically injured in a head-on collision on Highway 166 outside Guadalupe. 1097 13
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 01, 2015 reads comments
SBCC Breaks Ground on New Buildings - Santa Barbara City College will break ground on the new 30,000 square foot West Campus classroom and office building this Wednesday. 1883 30
Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Sansum Clinic - A class action lawsuit was filed last week against Sansum Clinic that alleges pervasive wage and hour violations. 4634 54
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 30, 2015 reads comments
Brush Fire at Winchester Gun Club - [Update]: A brush fire near the Winchester Canyon gun club off W. Camino Cielo is under control by firefighters at 3/4 of an acre. 4237 41
Chimney Fire Off W. Camino Cielo - Firefighters responded to a home off W. Camino Cielo on Sunday morning due to chimney fire. 1039 3
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 29, 2015 reads comments
Donations for Child Hit by Vehicle - Locals have started a donation campaign to help a mother and daughter with medical bills who were struck by a vehicle in October. 1684 19
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 28, 2015 reads comments
Pini Property Deemed Unsafe - A property owned by infamous landlord Dario Pini has been red tagged as unsafe by a city building inspector. 4815 59
SBCC Hires PR Company to Improve Image - Santa Barbara City College has hired a local public relations company to improve their image and communication with the community. 2310 59
Tropicana Gardens Will House SBCC Students - Tropicana Gardens in Isla Vista will continue to house Santa Barbara City College students after the apartment complex was purchased by UCSB. 1287 15
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 27, 2015 reads comments
Residential Garage Fire Near Foothill - [Update]:Santa Barbara City Fire Department responded to a structure fire, a fully engulfed garage, in the 700 block of Calle Palo Colorado St near Foothill Road. 2760 19

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