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COUNT: Guess how many grapes are used to make one bottle of Windrun Wine and you could win tickets to the Winter Wine Festival on Jan 21.
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Roger reports a traffic accident blocking the lanes of Highway 101 southbound at the Carrillo Bridge.
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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 17, 2017 reads comments
Roger reports a hit and run by an RV in the 1000 Block of Coast Village Road. (01/17/17) 1440 6
A zebra was found dead on the beach near San Simeon this week. (01/17/17) 2488 19
Santa Barbara County Search and Rescue helped to find some lost hikers at Grass Mountain in Los Olivos. [pics] (01/17/17) 1426 5
The Lompoc Police Department is asking for the public's help in keeping an eye out for a stolen vehicle. [pic] (01/17/17) 1220 8
EDBIT: To commemorate the work of Martin Luther King Jr., here are events happeningĀ to fulfill his dream. (01/17/17) 659 3
Roger reports a traffic accident involving an SUV and a motorcycle on Anacapa at Arlington (01/17/17) 651 1
Roger reports a pedestrian has been injured in a traffic accident off Loma Alta and Shoreline. (01/17/17) 874 3
Can edhatters identify this plant? (01/17/17) 1274 9
Castillo underpass has begun to show signs of failure, does anyone know if they are planning to revisit the project? (01/17/17) 1946 33
An edhat subscriber reports their car was broken in around the Hidden Valley area. (01/17/17) 982 5
Edhat subscribers share terrific nature [pics] from their outdoor adventures (01/17/17) 914 6
Alan P. Fryer Jr. (December 7, 1926-January 10, 2017) (01/17/17) 224 add
Does anyone know what these new-looking, low flying, quiet planes are? (01/17/17) 2428 10
Roger has the scanner reports.  Medical call at the County Jail again, so whoever said they don't call 911 when someone is ill or hurt, they are now. (01/17/17) 860 5
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 01/16/17 (01/17/17) 359 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 16, 2017 reads comments
Did anyone hear gunshots on the Westside a little before 10 p.m. last night? (01/16/17) 912 15
To celebrate turning 50, Westmont athletic director Dave Odell ran 50 miles and raised over $50,000 to fundraise money for the Santa Barbara Track Club and Westmont Athletics. (01/16/17) 736 2
Roger reports a stolen 2003 red BMW was spotted in Santa Barbara. (01/16/17) 1347 5
Max captures aerial [pics] of Cachuma Lake after the recent rainstorm. (01/16/17) 4788 13
Sophia Qin of Dos Pueblo High School receives national award for her technological achievements. (01/16/17) 916 5
Steve shares [pics] of waves and snowy egrets at Goleta Beach. (01/16/17) 1459 6
SpaceX has had a long series of rocket launch failures and delays, but Saturday was their lucky day. (01/16/17) 868 6
The Santa Barbara County Horticultural Society recognized Mike Tully with the 2016 Bouquet of the Year. [pic] (01/16/17) 1240 5
Water rising at La Cumbre, fish balls, and intriguing work atop the kid's museum from John Wiley's latest. [pics] (01/16/17) 2155 9
The Santa Barbara Maritime Museum announces its certification as a Green Business of Santa Barbara County. [pic] (01/16/17) 524 2
Roger reports a gas leak in the 6800 Block of Hollister Ave. (01/16/17) 697 4

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 15, 2017 reads comments
A subscriber would like to warn others about trail head thieves after their car was broken into during a hike at Gaviota State Park. (01/15/17) 2086 21
KEYT: Drought dry Cachuma Lake could possibly have the biggest runoff in recent years after a few more inches of rain. (01/15/17) 2896 13
Now that the rain has let up, it's time to hit the ocean, and these folks have the [pics] of what's happening at the harbor and buzzing at the beach. (01/15/17) 1920 2
A car crashed into a power pole Saturday afternoon leaving hundreds of Goleta residents without power. (01/15/17) 3384 11
TRAVEL: Bonnie is planning for the Chinese New Year Parade in San Francisco that will take place next month. (01/15/17) 964 3
Cartoons: Genevieve shares a funny cartoon about Trader Joes in Santa Barbara. (01/15/17) 3107 35
Santa Barbara's 93108 zip code has been ranked amongst the most expensive zip codes in the United States. (01/15/17) 3028 17
Approximately 800 pounds of tangerines were collected from a local property to distribute to those in need by volunteers organized by Food Forward. (01/15/17) 1225 6
Roger reports a motorcycle accident at the 900 Block of San Miguelito Canyon Road in Lompoc. (01/15/17) 585 3
The Evergreen Pear is a blossoming winter tree that produces a beautiful display of white flowers. (01/15/17) 823 5
POWDRELL: The art of clamming - a hobby, a sport, and a survival technique that brings a delicious bucket home for dinner! (01/15/17) 1636 19
Roger reports an injury traffic collision where a motorcyclist was struck by a vehicle on Milpas. (01/15/17) 895 11
Roger reports an injury traffic collision involving a vehicle and a bicyclist at the Santa Barbara Harbor. (01/15/17) 752 1
NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: NatureTrack has specially trained naturalists, who enjoy sharing their knowledge and love of the outdoors with students, lead free adventures for local schools. (01/15/17) 423 3
SpaceX Falcon 9 launches from Vandenberg AFB at 9:54 a.m. Saturday. [pic] (01/15/17) 2504 17
Meet Justin, a curious bunny who's up for adoption. (01/15/17) 551 2
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Balto, an adventurous, independent dog who loves to be outdoors! (01/15/17) 973 10

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 14, 2017 reads comments
Roger reports a chimney fire at the 1700 block of Villa Ave with a full city fire response. (01/14/17) 777 8
Astronomy: Has anyone else seen the bright light above the southwest horizon in the night sky? (01/14/17) 1609 9
Roger reports a possible structure fire at the 200 block of Ortega Ridge. (01/14/17) 618 2
Can edhatters identify this mushroom found on a dead oak tree? (01/14/17) 1772 26
Janet shares [pics] of lovely flowers from the SB Orchid Estate (01/14/17) 1275 4
Here are updates on the current bicycle projects going on in Goleta (01/14/17) 1376 3
Roger reports a traffic accident on Helena and Yanonali in the Funk Zone. (01/14/17) 867 7
Does anyone know what these worm-like creatures are? (01/14/17) 2176 9
Wendy shares [pics] of the San Ysidro Creek bursting with color and water. (01/14/17) 1979 8
Edhatters share awesome nature [pics] of what's up above (01/14/17) 1168 9
A steep increase in influenza activity has been recorded in California over the past 3 weeks and Public Health is urging residents to get vaccinated. [pic] (01/14/17) 1751 44
DIRECTV customers have lost KEYT and other channels due to a contract dispute. (01/14/17) 2529 36
Goleta Union School District Superintendent Banning announced he will retire at the end of the school year in June. (01/14/17) 673 6
Does anyone know what the police activity was about around Cottage Hospital Friday morning? (01/14/17) 2144 16
Roger has the scanner reports. "A friend of mine wrote about Handicapped Folks in Wheelchairs that are Homeless being refused service in our local coffeehouses." (01/14/17) 1572 23
Edhatters share astonishing [pics] of the spectacular Thurday sunset with a magnificent rainbow. (01/14/17) 2928 6

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 13, 2017 reads comments
Michael shares [pics] of the full moon's tide from Ledbetter Point (01/13/17) 1634 3
Max shares a [pic] of the full moon out tonight (01/13/17) 1166 4
Two wanted felons have been apprehended after a K-9 search in Santa Maria [mug]. (01/13/17) 1783 9
What a beautiful sight it was for David to see water flowing down San Antonio Creek again. [pic] (01/13/17) 2126 7
Will there be an event for people to watch the inauguration? (01/13/17) 2041 46
Santa Maria Police arrested a man for possession of child pornography and possession of methamphetamine. [mug] (01/13/17) 2078 5
SBIFF: The 32nd annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival revealed its opening film and poster Thursday morning at Hotel Santa Barbara. (01/13/17) 1165 4
It's nice to see water running down the mountainside again, and the rain brought the Widow's Tears waterfall back to life. [pics] (01/13/17) 3678 13
Caltrans will be conducting emergency pavement repairs Friday on US Highway 101 in Carpinteria. (01/13/17) 522 add
Crews will be repairing areas of the northbound Highway 101 slow lane between Carpinteria Creek and Linden Avenue. [pics] (01/13/17) 641 1
Roger reports a possible structure fire in the area of the 4400 block of Calle Real. (01/13/17) 816 2
John MacFarlane, the founder and chief executive officer of Santa Barbara-based audio company Sonos, will be stepping down after 15 years of leadership. (01/13/17) 2625 4
Charles was enjoying a walk in the rain when he snapped this [pic]. (01/13/17) 1534 2
UCSB is celebrating pioneering Chinese scholar and emeritus professor Pai Hsien-yung with a week of events in his honor. (01/13/17) 435 add
Tyler was out at the Goleta Slough this morning when he saw a blue heron flying overhead. [pic] (01/13/17) 1055 3
Environmental groups have joined a lawsuit to defend the denial of Phillips 66 oil train project in San Luis Obispo County. (01/13/17) 862 5
What do edhatters think is the best soup place in the downtown area? (01/13/17) 3057 50
The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for possible snow fall in the mountains through Friday morning. (01/13/17) 2930 2
A subscriber is thanking County Flood Control for removing debris from the Atascadero creek before it filled with water. [pic] (01/13/17) 1209 12
Edhatters are loving this storm! Use this thread to report any rain activity. (01/13/17) 1413 12
The National Weather Service has issued a flood advisory through Thursday morning. (01/13/17) 559 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 12, 2017 reads comments
[Update:] A man was trapped in his vehicle after it rolled over and caught fire on SR-246 at Refugio Road on Monday evening. (01/12/17) 4670 17
A gorgeous cedar waxwing was rescued and brought to Animal Rescue [pics]. (01/12/17) 2202 12
Melissa Reynoso was sentenced to one year in county jail and five years' probation for stealing checks over $160,000 from her former employer. (01/12/17) 3058 18
The Santa Barbara Public Library is hosting community conversations to better understand people's concerns and aspirations for the community. (01/12/17) 1102 9
Margaret Harper (September 25, 1922 - December 31, 2016) (01/12/17) 492 add
What kind of mushrooms are these? [pics] (01/12/17) 1972 27
The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office is asking for public assistance to help identify a package theft suspect. [pic] (01/12/17) 5258 16
A fellow at UCSB's National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis and colleagues found that certain fish may be mislabeled at sushi restaurants. (01/12/17) 1571 27
Charles reports that Maria Ygnacio Creek finally has water flowing in it. [pics] (01/12/17) 2007 9
Margaret Morreale (June 12, 1929 - December 15, 2016) (01/12/17) 347 add
[Update]: Santa Barbara County Fire responded to a six vehicle accident Wednesday morning at Firefighter Road and Highway 1 in Lompoc. (01/12/17) 1496 4
Roger has the scanner reports. " A rollover wreck was found upside down off Milpas, I hope they remembered to report it stolen." (01/12/17) 1310 12

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 11, 2017 reads comments
Roger reports an injury traffic accident at the 100 block of north Salinas. (01/11/17) 414 1
Roger reports a burglary at the 100 block of Los Aquaries in which the suspect told the witness he was a police officer. (01/11/17) 739 5
In this quarterly Sheriff's Roundup, learn more about the life of a dispatcher, how to use our new citizens online reporting system and more. [vid] (01/11/17) 810 6
A Lompoc man is charged with murder after he allegedly killed his girlfriend with a knife. (01/11/17) 1878 6
Will there be a march in Santa Barbara on January 21? (01/11/17) 3367 51
Roger reports to be on the lookout for a female carrying many bags seen attempting to open mailboxes with a screwdriver on first East Figueroa. (01/11/17) 1292 8
TRAVEL: Bonnie shares the menu from the 74th Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton. (01/11/17) 1695 16
Charles shares [pics] of vibrant cloud formations (01/11/17) 1005 add
What is this object? (01/11/17) 3164 31
An edhat subscriber shares this [pic] of their breathtaking morning commute (01/11/17) 1521 13
Edhat subscribers share [pics] of construction crews creating a path of slough water to flow into the ocean at Goleta Beach. (01/11/17) 3469 30
Mark captures stunning [pics] of several seabirds and mammals feeding on a school of fish near the Santa Barbara Harbor. (01/11/17) 2380 12
Roger reports a vehicle that went 50 feet over the side of SR-154 at Painted Cave. (01/11/17) 1562 4
The Santa Barbara Unified Board of Education unanimously voted to appoint Ismael Ulloa to fill a vacancy on the board. (01/11/17) 670 3
University of California employees went on strike throughout California campuses over contract disputes Tuesday morning. (01/11/17) 2290 19
Roger reports a suspect running from the police in the 400 Block of South Milpas. (01/11/17) 1041 4

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