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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 29, 2016 reads comments
Anti-SBCC Student Campaign Surfaces - A new campaign has surfaced throughout the Mesa targeting non-local Santa Barbara City College students. 4452 70
Chinese Rocket Flashes Across Sky - [Update]: A piece of space junk from China's newest satellite launcher barreled through Earth's atmosphere over the United States Wednesday evening. 4429 15
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 24, 2016 reads comments
Daring Rescue Featured on 20/20 - A heart pounding 2012 rescue on Highway 101 near Buellton was featured on the ABC show 20/20: In an Instant this week. 1865 14
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 23, 2016 reads comments
Attempted Murder Investigation - [Update] Santa Maria Police are investigating an attempted murder shooting that took place on Betteravia Road Thursday afternoon. 1649 16
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 22, 2016 reads comments
Power Outage in Old Town Goleta - A power outage around Old Town Goleta affected approximately 470 customers Thursday afternoon. 1486 4
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 21, 2016 reads comments
Old Town Goleta Structure Fire - Eight people and one dog are displaced after their home caught fire in Old Town Goleta Wednesday evening. 2023 23
Coast Guard Rescue Near Santa Rosa Island - The Coast Guard rescued 2 adults and 8 Sea Scouts near Santa Rosa Island Tuesday evening. 1370 6
Missing Woman Found Sagely - [Update]: The missing Santa Barbara woman, first reported by an edhat subscriber, has been safely located. 9782 31
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 20, 2016 reads comments
Man Rescued from Hillside - A man was air lifted from the hillside near Highway 1 and Highway 246 around 5:30pm Tuesday evening, suffering from severe dehydration. 1086 4
New Chief of Police Sworn In - The Santa Barbara Police Department has sworn in Lori Luhnow as their new Chief of Police. 1289 10
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 19, 2016 reads comments
Hikers Rescued at Cathedral Peak - [Update]: The Santa Barbara Sheriff's Search and Rescue Team assisted with the rescue of two stranded hikers at Cathedral Peak. 1892 10
Fatal Motorcycle Accident in Orcutt - [Update]: There was a fatal motorcyclist accident in Orcutt Sunday night. 1475 3
Downtown U.S. Post Office Building Discusses Sale - The U.S. Postal Service is considering a sale of downtown Santa Barbara's most iconic building. 2219 38
School District Logo Controversy - The Santa Barbara Unified School District has updated their logo, but not everyone is happy with it. 3218 52
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 18, 2016 reads comments
Local Athlete Qualifies for Summer Olympics - Local track athlete Barbara Nwaba is headed to Rio de Janeiro to compete in the Heptathlon during the Summer Olympics. 1120 5
3.4 Earthquake Strikes Santa Ynez - A 3.4 magnitude earthquake struck near Santa Ynez early Sunday morning. 1987 14
Major Injuries After Car Goes Over Gibraltar - A man is seriously injured after his car crashed approximately 500 feet over the side of Gibraltar Road late Saturday evening. 3056 14
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 17, 2016 reads comments
Fire Breaks Out at Channel City Lumber - [Update]: A fire broke out at Channel City Lumber in Goleta early Saturday evening. 2375 16
Goleta Beach Bridge Renovation - The bridge entrance to Goleta Beach Park will receive a $4.86 million renovation after years of deterioration. 1048 14
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 16, 2016 reads comments
Elderly Man Dies from Hit and Run - [Update]: An elderly man has died from his injuries after a hit and run incident on Thursday morning while CHP officers arrested the suspected driver for manslaughter. 6629 55
Injured Hiker on W. Camino Cielo - A juvenile hiker in the 6000 block of West Camino Cielo was transported to Cottage Hospital with minor injuries. 1265 7
Wendy's Customers Targeted by Hackers - The fast food chain Wendy's is the latest victim of a cyber attack after numerous customers reported suspicious activity on their credit cards. 1775 10
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 13, 2016 reads comments
Car Accident at Quality Inn - A driver attempting to park at the Quality Inn had a minor non-injury collision. [pics] 6633 34
Motorcyclist Killed in Collision on Highway 101 - [Update]: A motorcyclist was killed on Highway 101 after a collision with a box truck on Monday afternoon. 9799 41
Central Coast Leash Laws - Whether you're pro-leash or prefer to let your dog run free, it doesn't matter when it comes to the law. Be mindful, and don't let Fido get in trouble. 1971 28
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 10, 2016 reads comments
Missing Teen Found Safe - Update: The missing 16-year-old Morro Bay teen returned home safely. 4039 17
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 09, 2016 reads comments
Major Injuries from Goleta Traffic Collision - A head-on traffic collision on Cathedral Oaks sent two people to the hospital with major injuries on Friday evening. 5549 21
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 08, 2016 reads comments
Gemina Returns to Santa Barbara Zoo in New Exhibit - Beloved late zoo resident Gemina the Crooked-Neck Giraffe will return to the Santa Barbara Zoo, at least in part. 2768 33
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 07, 2016 reads comments
Melchiori Pleads Not Guilty - Mark Melchiori pleaded not guilty Tuesday to 47 felony counts after being formally charged with embezzlement and fraud last month. 2325 13
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 06, 2016 reads comments
Jeep Rolls Over on Chapala Street - Update: A driver of a Jeep was transported to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital after the vehicle rolled over on Chapala Street at Micheltorena. 2814 10
No More Parking Fees for Hikers - The U.S. Forest Service has ended parking fees for hikers in Southern California forest areas after a recent lawsuit. 4110 37
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 03, 2016 reads comments
Weed Whacker Causes Two Acre Brush Fire - [Update]: A two acre brush fire was quickly contained on Saturday afternoon in Mission Canyon after it was accidentally caused by a weed whacker. 11976 55
Rescued Coyote Humanely Euthanized - A blind coyote that was rescued earlier this year near Solvang has been humanely euthanized. 2351 17
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 02, 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 18- month-old Delilah Cossio-Molina. 4536 12
Dick's Sporting Goods Coming to Goleta - Dick's Sporting Goods has won the auction for the Sports Authority brand. 2749 16
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 01, 2016 reads comments
Semi-Truck Crashes on Highway 166 - A semi-truck crashed near Highway 166 in Cottonwood Canyon injuring two men who were extricated from the vehicle. 1323 10
CHP Warns of SR-154 Driving Dangers - California Highway Patrol reminds residents to drive safely on State Route 154 after several recent traffic collisions. 1544 35
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 30, 2016 reads comments
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. 3641 38
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. 3683 17
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. 1419 14
Gang Member with Loaded Firearm Arrested Downtown - [Update]: An alleged gang member with a loaded firearm was arrested on State Street Saturday evening. 7882 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. 1060 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. 1262 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. 1206 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. 1377 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. 3701 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. 4980 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. 3360 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. 10130 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. 5533 43
Crude Oil Spill in Ventura - [Update]: Approximately 700 barrels of crude oil spilled in Ventura near Grove Lane Thursday morning. 3381 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. 1453 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. 81395 196
Dog Rescue on Tunnel Trail - [Update]: A dehydrated dog was rescued near Tunnel Trail on Monday afternoon. 2806 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. 2365 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. 1732 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. 86414 219
Vegetation Fire at Knapp's Castle - A second vegetation fire sparked near Knapp's Castle off E. Camino Cielo on Thursday afternoon. 10713 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.  8195 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. 4004 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. 3115 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. 1768 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. 8303 45
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. 1631 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. 2828 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.  1254 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. 4774 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. 710 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. 743 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. 1048 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. 2311 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. 2282 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. 2360 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.  1843 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. 7580 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. 1226 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. 1557 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. 4914 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. 1392 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. 3364 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. 1818 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. 8071 78
Large Truck Fire in Lompoc - Santa Barbara County firefighters responded to a vegetable truck fire in Lompoc on Saturday morning. 826 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. 3894 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. 21227 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. 7499 28
Collision Delays Traffic on 101 North - [Update]: A traffic collision involving three vehicles delayed motorists on Highway 101 northbound near El Capitan. 3556 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. 1402 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. 4950 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. 5541 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. 4429 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. 3838 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. 3616 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. 1332 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. 3888 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. 3135 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. 1290 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. 1353 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. 4798 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. 13625 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. 2236 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. 3961 9
Exhausted Hiker Rescued on Tunnel Trail - [Update]: A hiker complaining of exhaustion was rescued on Tunnel Trail by County firefighters on Tuesday afternoon. 2967 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. 3422 11
Shooting & Stabbing in Lompoc - A shooting and stabbing took place in Lompoc on Monday afternoon with two injuries. 1080 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. 3474 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. 3739 16
Dead Body Found Near Railroad Tracks - Roger reports a dead body was found near the railroad tracks at Cota Street and Wentworth Ave. 2779 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. 1079 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. 3954 7

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