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Fatal Aircraft Accident in Goleta - One man is dead after an ultralight aircraft crashed into the parking lot of the Willow Springs Apartment complex in Goleta Tuesday morning. 4135 14
Wada Appointed CenCal Deputy Chief Medical Officer - After serving as Santa Barbara County's Public Health Director for six years, Dr. Takashi Wada is joining CenCal Health to serve as their new Deputy Chief Medical Officer. 373 1
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 06, 2016 reads comments
Chemical Spill at Four Seasons Biltmore - [UPDATED:] The Montecito Fire Protection District responded to a chemical spill Monday morning at the Four Seasons Biltmore hotel. 1658 9
Memorial Fund Set Up for Downed Paraglider - A memorial fund has been set up in honor of the paraglider that died on Thanksgiving Day near La Cumbre Peak. 1439 7
Basketball Coach Charged with Lewd/Lascivious Acts - A Santa Maria youth basketball coach was arrested and charged with five counts of lewd and lascivious acts with a minor. 1832 7
Body Found from Overnight Freeway Fire - [UPDATED:] A body was found from an overnight fire on Highway 101 just north of the Salinas freeway ramp. 4814 13
Early Morning Structure Fire in Carpinteria - Roger reports a structure fire in the 700 block of Olive Ave in Carpinteria. 927 7
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 04, 2016 reads comments
Folk and Tribal Marketplace - The Folk and Tribal Marketplace at the Natural History Museum gives locals an opportunity to explore art from far away lands. 1176 6
Celebrity Chef Selling Mesa Home - Celebrity chef Cat Cora is selling her ranch home on the Mesa for over $1.2 million. 5050 24
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 03, 2016 reads comments
Santa Maria Police Use False Report to Save Lives - The Santa Maria Police Department issued a false press release in February to save the lives of two men from a rival gang. 3770 27
Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle on Cabrillo - [UPDATED:] A major police investigation on Cabrillo and Castillo Streets took place after a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle early Friday morning. 4282 20
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 02, 2016 reads comments
Patagonia Reaches Record-Breaking $10 Mil in Sales - Ventura-based clothing retailer Patagonia, who promised to donate 100 percent of its Black Friday sales directly to grassroots environmental nonprofits, reached a record-breaking $10 million in sales. 1812 15
Isla Vista Balcony Collapse Settlement - Wolfe and Associates agreed to a $1.65 million settlement for the 2013 balcony collapse in Isla Vista injuring five people. 1456 16
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 30, 2016 reads comments
Multimillion Agreement in Diablo Canyon Closure - A multimillion dollar agreement has been reached to ease the impacts of the Diablo Canyon closure.  1238 29
UCSB Students March Out to Protest Tuition Hikes - UCSB students marched out of their classes at noon last week to protest a proposed tuition hike for 2017. 1323 32
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 29, 2016 reads comments
Collision Involving Bus Sends Students to Hospital - A traffic collision involving a Santa Maria school bus sent several junior high students to the hospital Monday morning. 874 3
SB Ordinance Committee Recommends Smoking Ban - The Santa Barbara City Council's ordinance committee voted to update the city's current smoking laws to expand public areas where smoking will be prohibited. 1678 46
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 28, 2016 reads comments
Welfare Check Response at Vandenberg Village - Santa Barbara County Sheriff's deputies responded to a welfare check at Vandenberg Village involving a man holding what appeared to be a rifle. 1289 12
Fareed Concedes to Carbajal - Republican candidate Justin Fareed has conceded to Democrat Salud Carbajal for the 24th Congressional District. 1823 19
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 27, 2016 reads comments
Thanksgiving Day Race Honors Local Man - The Thanksgiving Day 4 Miler, which is the last event for Run Santa Barbara's Jake Clinton, drew over 600 participants and approximately 50 volunteers Thursday morning. 798 add
Paraglider Dies Near La Cumbre Peak - [Update]: The Sheriff's Department released the identity of the paraglider who was found dead on Thursday afternoon near La Cumbre Peak. 9550 42
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 23, 2016 reads comments
Officer-Involved Shooting in Lompoc - Update: A man, who fled authorities while wielding a knife, succumbed to his injuries after being shot by a Lompoc police officer. 2887 37
Patagonia to Donate 100% of Black Friday Sales - Ventura-based clothing retailer, Patagonia, pledges to donate 100% of their Black Friday sales to grassroots environmental groups. 1661 21
Vehicle Plummets 300ft Over Harris Grade - A man sustained minor injuries after his vehicle plummets 300 feet over Harris Grade Road in Lompoc. 1061 8
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 22, 2016 reads comments
Fareed Still Yet to Concede to Carbajal in 24th - Republican candidate Justin Fareed still has yet to concede to Democratic candidate Salud Carbajal in the 24th Congressional District. 3771 42
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 21, 2016 reads comments
Roof Collapse in Isla Vista - [Update]: A section of a roof collapsed in an Isla Vista apartment building on Sunday evening. 3297 11
Structure Fire in Orcutt - The Santa Barbara County Fire Department responded to a structure fire in Orcutt Sunday night. 445 add
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 19, 2016 reads comments
Actress Donates to Lompoc Theatre Project - Julia Louis-Dreyfus and husband Brad Hall have made a donation to restore the Lompoc Theatre. 1501 9
Local News Station Experiencing Technical Issues - [Update]: A technical issue caused temporary outages of KEYT, KKFX and KCOY on Thursday evening. 2180 13
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 18, 2016 reads comments
Radioathon Fundraises to Help the Most Vulnerable - The 'Rock the Docs' radioathon, a fundraiser collaboration by Doctors Without Walls and KTYD radio, aims to provide street medicine for the most vulnerable of Santa Barbara County. 875 2
Light Plane Crashes at Santa Barbara Airport - [Update]: A Cessna aircraft had a light crash without injuries at the Santa Barbara Airport on Thursday afternoon. 2483 20
Structure Fire On Scenic Drive - [UPDATED]: An early morning structure fire on Scenic Drive near the Montecito Golf Course damaged one home. 2201 11
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 15, 2016 reads comments
Elderly Driver Hits Goleta Albertsons - An elderly driver drove her car into the Goleta Albertsons in a non-injury vehicle accident Monday morning. 3978 34
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 13, 2016 reads comments
Santa Barbara Residents Protest President-Elect - Nearly 1,000 Santa Barbara residents marched down State Street to protest President-Elect Donald Trump on Saturday afternoon. 4688 72
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 12, 2016 reads comments
Vehicle Fire Shuts Down Section of SR-154 - [UPDATE:] A vehicle fire on SR-154 temporarily shut down the roadway in both directions near Cathedral Oaks on Friday afternoon. 1562 6
Suspicious Fires on State Street - [UPDATE:] The Santa Barbara City Fire Department and Santa Barbara Police Department responded to two suspicious fires on the 1200 block of State Street Friday morning. 2130 6
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 11, 2016 reads comments
Person with a Gun in Isla Vista? - [Update]: Isla Vista Foot Patrol Deputies and Officers responded to a report of a man with a gun near 7-Eleven Wednesday. 2679 8
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 10, 2016 reads comments
Local Election Results - The projected election results are in for votes in Santa Barbara County. 2603 16
Peaceful High School Student Protests - Local high schools have organized peaceful protests and walkouts due to the outcome of the presidential election. 3926 67
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 06, 2016 reads comments
Vehicle Accident Impacts Traffic on 101 South - [Update]: A vehicle went off the road on Highway 101 southbound near Olive Mill exit on Saturday afternoon. 2115 16
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 05, 2016 reads comments
County Fire Investigates Sulfur Smell in Goleta - The Santa Barbara County Fire Department investigated reports of a sulfur smell in West Goleta. 1125 8
Vehicle Fire Response South of Buellton - [UPDATED:] Santa Barbara County Fire Department responded to a vehicle fire off of Highway 101 south of Buellton. [pics] 1325 10
Justice Department Sues DirecTV for Collusion - The Department of Justice has sued DirecTV for colluding with local competitors to not telecast SportsNet LA, blocking live Dodgers coverage for many fans. 1527 12
Santa Rosa Island Reopened - The National Park Service reopened Santa Rosa Island after a week long search for drug smugglers found no suspects. 923 25
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 28, 2016 reads comments
Uncooperative Man Arrested, 12-Inch Knife Found - [UPDATED:] An uncooperative man trespassing in a storage yard was arrested by police Wednesday after a 12-inch knife fell out of his sleeve. [pics] 3927 20
Santa Rosa Island Closed Due to Drug Smuggling - The National Park Service has issued a temporary closure of Santa Rosa Island due to safety concerns associated with a drug smuggling incident. 2447 22
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 26, 2016 reads comments
Fatal Accident on Highway 166 - [UPDATE]: One man is dead after a vehicle accident on Highway 166 Tuesday morning. 2629 7
Genis Pleads Guilty for Failing to File Taxes - Santa Barbara DUI Attorney Darryl Genis, pleads guilty to willfully failing to file tax returns, costing the IRS over $675,000. 3995 29
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 25, 2016 reads comments
Deceased Woman's Body Identified - [UPDATED:] The body of a 29-year-old Santa Barbara woman has been identified after being discovered on Saturday morning near E. Camino Cielo. 12316 26
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 23, 2016 reads comments
Fatal Accident off 101 South - [Update]: A 62-year-old Santa Barbara man died Thursday night in a solo traffic accident off Highway 101. 6725 26
Injured Hiker on Tunnel Trail - Santa Barbara County Fire crews rescued a 65-year-old hiker who became injured on Tunnel Trail. 1736 10
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 22, 2016 reads comments
Cyberattack Causes Outages - A major cyberattack caused outages at Twitter, Spotify, and other popular sites. 1721 26
Solidarity Rally for LGBT Community - Community members, gathered in De La Guerra plaza Tuesday evening for a LGBT solidarity rally after a gay man was assaulted on State Street. 1329 17
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 21, 2016 reads comments
UCSB Soccer Player Arrested For Deadly Driving - A UC Santa Barbara men's soccer player was arrested for reckless driving after nearly backing into a campus parking officer. 2988 19
Citywide Ban on RV Parking - The Santa Barbara City Council has approved a new citywide ban on oversized vehicle parking, which includes RVs and motorhomes. 4734 97
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 20, 2016 reads comments
Rally Opposing Offshore Oil in Goleta - Activists gathered outside City Hall in Goleta on Wednesday afternoon to oppose offshore oil drilling. 1151 10
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 19, 2016 reads comments
Downed Tree Blocking Ortega Hill Road - A downed tree is blocking both lanes of Ortega Hill Road and Sheffield Drive. 1065 2
Three-Story Structure Fire in Summerland - A three-story home is completely destroyed after catching fire in Summerland on Tuesday evening. 7567 24
Brush Fire Off SR-154 - A small brush fire broke out near San Antonio Road and SR-154 Tuesday evening. 1000 1
Vegetation Fire Contained in Solvang - A 1/4 acre vegetation fire was contained off High Meadow Road in Solvang Tuesday evening. 622 add
MTD Lithium-ion Battery Fire - [UPDATE:] The Santa Barbara City Fire Department responded to a battery fire at the Metropolitan Transit District maintenance yard on Olive St. Tuesday morning. 1917 9
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 18, 2016 reads comments
Suspicious Package on E. Haley Street - [Update]: A suspicious package was investigated outside the offices of the Pacific Pride Foundation on E. Haley Street late Monday afternoon. 2594 6
Milpas Water Main Breakage Causes Flooding - A water main on Milpas Street broke, flooding the street and damaging a local business on Monday. 1896 6
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 17, 2016 reads comments
Goleta Man Creates Petition for Footbridge - A Goleta man has started a petition to add a footbridge to the UCSB North Campus Open Space restoration project. 1300 10
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 15, 2016 reads comments
Fatal DUI Vehicle Accident in Lompoc - [Update]: A Santa Maria woman died after a suspected DUI vehicle accident in Lompoc Thursday evening. 2061 9
Chimney Attic Fire on N. San Marcos Road - Santa Barbara County Fire responded to a chimney attic fire at North San Marcos Road Friday morning. [pic] 1308 9
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 14, 2016 reads comments
Avis Building Sold for $2.5 Million - The Avis Rent A Car building in the Funk Zone has recently been sold for $2.5 million. 2157 23
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 13, 2016 reads comments
Armed Robbery in Isla Vista - [Update]: Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department is investigating a report of a robbery that occurred in the 6500 block of Seville Road. 1625 3
Vessel Aground Near Santa Rosa - Coast Guard responds to vessel aground near Santa Rosa Island 1223 add
Santa Barbara Man Charged with Hate Crime - A Santa Barbara man is charged with a hate crime after assaulting another local man for being gay.  5079 28
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 11, 2016 reads comments
Non-maritime Medevac near Santa Cruz Island - The Coast Guard medically evacuated a 39-year-old male near Santa Cruz Island Sunday evening. 1771 11
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 10, 2016 reads comments
Man Injured After Vehicle Crashes Into Trader Joes - [Update]: An elderly man crashed his vehicle through the front doors of Trader Joe's in Goleta causing one major injury. 17462 46
Traffic Accident on Gibraltar - Roger reports a traffic accident on East Camino Cielo at Gibraltar, a truck went 30 feet off the roadway. 1564 5
Santa Barbara Smoking Ban to be Considered - The Santa Barbara City Council is considering a new smoking ban. 2937 31
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 08, 2016 reads comments
3.4 Magnitude Earthquake in Los Alamos - A 3.4 magnitude earthquake struck near Los Alamos on Friday evening. 1251 8
Creepy Clowns Craze Reaches Central Coast - People across the nation are being frightened by sightings of creepy clowns. The viral trend has now come to the Central Coast. 4089 13
Brown Vetos Jackson's Oil Capping Bill - Governor Brown vetoed Senator Jackson's bill to monitor and cap old leaking oil wells off the Summerland coast. 1537 30
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 07, 2016 reads comments
Witnesses Testify Against Man in UCSB Rape Case - Witnesses presented their testimonies against a former UC Santa Barbara student charged with sexual assault and gang rape of a female student in court Tuesday. 2706 13
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 05, 2016 reads comments
Gold's Gym Takes Over Bay Clubs - Three Santa Barbara health clubs owned by The Bay Club have been sold to Gold's Gym franchisees Angel and Willy Banos. 2801 17
KEYT Threatens Suit Against Fareed - The owner of KEYT has threatened to file a lawsuit against Congressional candidate Justin Fareed for using a clip of the station's newscast in a political attack ad. 3679 62
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 04, 2016 reads comments
Small Brush Fire Near Chumash Casino - Fire crews stopped a two acre vegetation fire near the Chumash Casino on Monday evening. 2024 26
Police Pursuit on Highway 101 - Roger reports a police pursuit on Highway 101, a driver going southbound in the northbound lanes near San Ysidro. 3308 19
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 30, 2016 reads comments
Person of Interest Arrested - A person of interest in a recent Oregon murder has been arrested in Santa Barbara. 3378 2
Donation Fund for Elderly Man Killed on Bicycle - The family of an 88-year-old man that was killed riding his bicycle in Goleta set up a donation fund for memorial services. 2539 34
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 29, 2016 reads comments
Fatal Motorcycle Collision on Highway 101 - [Update]: A Nipomo motorcyclist was killed on Highway 101 northbound at Santa Monica in Carpinteria on Wednesday morning. 7962 42
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 27, 2016 reads comments
Storage Room Fire at Westmont College Dorm - A storage room fire at Westmont College displaces 200 students on Monday evening. 2146 8
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 25, 2016 reads comments
4 Children Injured in Highway 101 Accident - [Update]: Four children and one adult were injured in a single vehicle accident on Highway 101 near El Capitan Saturday afternoon. 4606 21
Second Fire 50% Contained at Vandenberg - [UPDATE]: The second brush fire on Vandenberg Air Force Base is 50% contained. 4661 6
Canyon Fire Now 100% Contained - [UPDATE]: The Canyon Fire has burned 12,518 acres and is now 100% contained on the Vandenberg Air Force Base. 13206 81
Channel Island Mammoth Skull Puzzles Scientists - A complete mammoth skull fossil found at Santa Rosa Island has scientists puzzling over their new find. 2534 18
Two Vehicles Over Gibraltar - [Update]: Santa Barbara Sheriff's Search and Rescue respond to two over-the-side vehicles at Gibraltar Road within 24 hours. 4167 36
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 24, 2016 reads comments
Power Lines Cause Montecito Brush Fire - Arcing power lines caused a vegetation fire in the 2700 block of Bella Vista Drive in Montecito Friday evening. 2618 25
Third Vandenberg Fire - A third brush fire broke out at Vandenberg Air Force Base Friday afternoon. 2415 15
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 23, 2016 reads comments
Mariner Rescued Near San Miguel Island - The US Coast Guard rescued a mariner from a sailing vessel near San Miguel Island. 1537 11
Vehicle Crashes 150 Feet Over Gibraltar Road - Two men sustained minor injuries after their vehicle crashed 150 feet over Gibraltar Road early Thursday morning. 2088 10
Small Brush Fire Off Storke Road - [Update]: A small brush fire broke out off Storke Road in Goleta Thursday morning. 4305 9
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 22, 2016 reads comments
Ventura Firefighter Killed in Traffic Accident - [Update]: A Ventura County firefighter was killed in a traffic accident in Lompoc after their water tender vehicle rolled over while responding to the Canyon Fire at the Vandenberg Air Force Base. 5457 21
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 18, 2016 reads comments
Vehicle Over Side of SR-154 - A woman was helicoptered to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital after her vehicle went over the side of SR-154 on Saturday afternoon. 2464 19
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 16, 2016 reads comments
Carbajal Calls Lompoc an Armpit - Protestors stood out in front of Salud Carbajal's campaign office after he referred to Lompoc as an "armpit" to a resident after a SBCAG meeting. 3776 66
Former Resident Charged with Defrauding NBA Player - Former Santa Barbara resident Charles Banks has been charged with fraud for losing former NBA Star Tim Duncan millions. 3596 8
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 15, 2016 reads comments
Paula Lopez Sues Station for Wrongful Termination - [Update]: Former news anchor Paula Lopez has filed a lawsuit against KEYT news station's owner claiming she was fired illegally after her DUI arrest. 18086 212
UCSB Lagoon Prescribed Burn - [Update]: Santa Barbara County Fire Department are conducting a prescribed burn in UCSB's coastal open space near the Lagoon. 2197 27
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 14, 2016 reads comments
High Speed Chase on Highway 101 - [Update]: A Ventura resident led a high speed pursuit on Highway 101 through both Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties ending in a fiery crash. 6554 54
Vehicle Fire Near Painted Cave - [Update]: A pickup truck caught fire on SR-154 near the Highway 101 interchange which spread flames to surrounding brush. 3121 24
Fatal Semi-Truck Collision on Highway 166 - One man died in a traffic collision involving five semi-tractor trailers on Highway 166 Tuesday morning. 2364 8
Structure Fire in Orcutt - A trailer caught fire displacing one resident in Orcutt Tuesday morning. 546 1
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 13, 2016 reads comments
Structure Fire in Guadalupe - A vehicle caught fire in a carport, extending the flame to a residence in Guadalupe Monday evening. 672 3
Man Rescued Off Boat at Gaviota Beach - A man was rescued off Gaviota Beach early Monday, after complaining of chest pain. 816 1
2 Found Dead Near Vehicle Over Gibraltar Road - [Update]: Two people were found dead Sunday afternoon near a vehicle that plunged 500 feet over Gibraltar Road. [pics] 9802 50
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 11, 2016 reads comments
Shark Attack at Refugio Beach - [Update]: A local diver who was bit by a Great White Shark off Refugio Beach has captured video of the incident. 12237 72

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