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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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The Housing Authority of the City of Satna Barbara launched the Health Access and Care Coordination Project to improve access to primary care and behavioral health services.
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An edhat subscriber found these super mushrooms in their backyard. [pic]
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The owner of a sailboat whose vessel lost engine power by Goleta Pier was rescued with no injuries.
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Roger reports a traffic accident at Vista Point on Highway 101 with the vehicle possibly going over 100 miles per hour before crashing.
updated 1:40 pm
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ATandT is weighing in on the DIRECTV dispute by urging the owners of KEYT/KKFX to allow local fans to see Sunday's NFC Championship football game.
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Costco Wholesale will pay $11.75 million to settle allegations of lax pharmacy controls for filled prescriptions that were improper or incomplete.
updated 11:24 am
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Astronomy: The moon had a date with Jupiter early Thursday morning.
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[UPDATED]: Santa Barbara County Fire responded to a structure fire Thursday at Deer Run Lane in Orcutt.
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KEYT: Santa Barbara Volkswagen is leaving its longtime downtown site on Chapala and Ortega.
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There's a lot of traffic backed up on Highway 101 coming into Santa Barbara. Does anyone know why?
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Is anyone else getting KCET through Cox Cable? I'm not getting reception.
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The District Attorney's Office releases a PSA regarding workman's compensation fraud.
updated 7:30 am
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Robert shares [pics] of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day events and recounts the day's events.
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HISTORY: An edhat subscriber reminisces on Roosevelt Elementary School's comforting sloppy joes.
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Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 01/19/17
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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 19, 2017 reads comments
Roger reports a motorhome on fire in the east parking lot of the Cabrillo Bath House (01/19/17) 1105 12
In anticipation of the approaching inclement weather, the SBC Fire Department offers tips to help keep you and your passengers safe while driving on wet roads. (01/19/17) 902 7
An edhat subscriber points out a potential error on a local freeway sign. [pics] (01/19/17) 4095 39
Local downtown toy shop, Kernohan's Toys, is closing after 62 years in business. (01/19/17) 2790 33
LV Canley (December 19, 1916 - January 11, 2017) (01/19/17) 450 add
A public workshop will take place to initiate a wildfire protection plan for the San Marcos Pass and Eastern Goleta Valley mountainous areas. [pic] (01/19/17) 723 2
The clouds are rolling in and the rain is about to fall... edhatters share their stormy sky [pics]. (01/19/17) 1501 2
The City of Santa Barbara has completed the upper Arroyo Burro Restoration Project at Barger Canyon. (01/19/17) 1011 7
The Coast Guard warns beachgoers and boaters of a heavy coastal hazard warning issued by the National Weather Service for Southern California beaches. (01/19/17) 845 3
A subscriber is asking for a referral for a personal injury attorney in Santa Barbara. (01/19/17) 1321 27
The first cruise ship of the new year has arrived to Santa Barbara's waters, and Charles has the [pics]. (01/19/17) 2149 28
Nancy Wolf (May 5, 1930 - January 11, 2017) (01/19/17) 611 add
Roger reports police officers have detained seven people after clearing a residence in the 1200 Block of Punta Gorda. (01/19/17) 1887 11
Roger has the scanner reports. I think we ought to take up a collection for the police to have new holsters with scissors to cut those man buns off, when those who have them act up. (01/19/17) 1361 13
Roger reports a traffic accident on Highway 1 at Hancock with one person with major injuries and two people with moderate injuries possibly. (01/19/17) 687 7
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 01/18/17 (01/19/17) 358 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jan 18, 2017 reads comments
Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office is requesting for public assistance to locate a suspect responsible for a violent attack on a Goleta man. (01/18/17) 3065 8
[UPDATED:] Roger reports a subject was safely detained by Santa Barbara Police after attempting to jump off a roof on Anacapa. [pics] (01/18/17) 3044 10
Edhatters share [pics] of hidden beauty (01/18/17) 1699 11
What's going on in Goleta on Tuolumne Drive? There's a lot of police activity. (01/18/17) 2425 14
The Santa Barbara south coast is still in an "exceptional drought," with fifty more inches of rain needed to fill and spill Cachuma Lake. (01/18/17) 4729 34
County launches emPower Central Coast program "Homeowner Portal" to track home energy improvement and give access to financing resources. (01/18/17) 673 add
Los Padres National Forest's fire restriction has now been reduced. (01/18/17) 481 1
Gas leak near Oak Park at Alamar and Quinto, requesting SBPD to stop traffic. (01/18/17) 746 5
The Parks and Recreation Department published maps, podcasts and videos to encourage education and exploration of Santa Barbara scenic coastline. (01/18/17) 873 4
Two people were injured in a single vehicle rollover accident on SR-246 early Tuesday morning. (01/18/17) 1436 4
Five Goleta residents are displaced after a fire destroyed their garage early Tuesday morning. (01/18/17) 2071 24
Does anyone know how to get DISH TV to remove their disc from our roof? (01/18/17) 1758 22
A new website is calling for long-time UCSB men's basketball coach Bob Williams to be fired after a struggling season. (01/18/17) 1478 17
Roger reports a traffic accident blocking the lanes of Highway 101 southbound at the Carrillo Bridge. (01/18/17) 2168 15

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) 2018 7
A zebra was found dead on the beach near San Simeon this week. (01/17/17) 4142 37
Santa Barbara County Search and Rescue helped to find some lost hikers at Grass Mountain in Los Olivos. [pics] (01/17/17) 2080 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) 1964 14
EDBIT: To commemorate the work of Martin Luther King Jr., here are events happeningĀ to fulfill his dream. (01/17/17) 859 6
Roger reports a traffic accident involving an SUV and a motorcycle on Anacapa at Arlington (01/17/17) 806 1
Roger reports a pedestrian has been injured in a traffic accident off Loma Alta and Shoreline. (01/17/17) 1054 3
Can edhatters identify this plant? (01/17/17) 1673 9
Castillo underpass has begun to show signs of failure, does anyone know if they are planning to revisit the project? (01/17/17) 2504 46
An edhat subscriber reports their car was broken in around the Hidden Valley area. (01/17/17) 1228 7
Edhat subscribers share terrific nature [pics] from their outdoor adventures (01/17/17) 1168 6
Alan P. Fryer Jr. (December 7, 1926-January 10, 2017) (01/17/17) 335 add
Does anyone know what these new-looking, low flying, quiet planes are? (01/17/17) 3029 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) 1116 5

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) 1170 18
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) 853 2
Roger reports a stolen 2003 red BMW was spotted in Santa Barbara. (01/16/17) 1456 5
Max captures aerial [pics] of Cachuma Lake after the recent rainstorm. (01/16/17) 5160 14
Sophia Qin of Dos Pueblo High School receives national award for her technological achievements. (01/16/17) 1056 5
Steve shares [pics] of waves and snowy egrets at Goleta Beach. (01/16/17) 1577 7
SpaceX has had a long series of rocket launch failures and delays, but Saturday was their lucky day. (01/16/17) 1007 10
The Santa Barbara County Horticultural Society recognized Mike Tully with the 2016 Bouquet of the Year. [pic] (01/16/17) 1344 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) 2324 9
The Santa Barbara Maritime Museum announces its certification as a Green Business of Santa Barbara County. [pic] (01/16/17) 680 2
Roger reports a gas leak in the 6800 Block of Hollister Ave. (01/16/17) 753 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) 2194 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) 3082 14
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) 2012 2
A car crashed into a power pole Saturday afternoon leaving hundreds of Goleta residents without power. (01/15/17) 3562 11
TRAVEL: Bonnie is planning for the Chinese New Year Parade in San Francisco that will take place next month. (01/15/17) 1106 3
Cartoons: Genevieve shares a funny cartoon about Trader Joes in Santa Barbara. (01/15/17) 3311 37
Santa Barbara's 93108 zip code has been ranked amongst the most expensive zip codes in the United States. (01/15/17) 3196 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) 1302 6
Roger reports a motorcycle accident at the 900 Block of San Miguelito Canyon Road in Lompoc. (01/15/17) 627 3
The Evergreen Pear is a blossoming winter tree that produces a beautiful display of white flowers. (01/15/17) 899 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) 1727 20
Roger reports an injury traffic collision where a motorcyclist was struck by a vehicle on Milpas. (01/15/17) 935 11
Roger reports an injury traffic collision involving a vehicle and a bicyclist at the Santa Barbara Harbor. (01/15/17) 791 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) 476 3
SpaceX Falcon 9 launches from Vandenberg AFB at 9:54 a.m. Saturday. [pic] (01/15/17) 2593 17
Meet Justin, a curious bunny who's up for adoption. (01/15/17) 613 2
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Balto, an adventurous, independent dog who loves to be outdoors! (01/15/17) 1085 12

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) 819 8
Astronomy: Has anyone else seen the bright light above the southwest horizon in the night sky? (01/14/17) 1669 9
Roger reports a possible structure fire at the 200 block of Ortega Ridge. (01/14/17) 659 2
Can edhatters identify this mushroom found on a dead oak tree? (01/14/17) 1849 26
Janet shares [pics] of lovely flowers from the SB Orchid Estate (01/14/17) 1331 4
Here are updates on the current bicycle projects going on in Goleta (01/14/17) 1444 3
Roger reports a traffic accident on Helena and Yanonali in the Funk Zone. (01/14/17) 913 7
Does anyone know what these worm-like creatures are? (01/14/17) 2256 9
Wendy shares [pics] of the San Ysidro Creek bursting with color and water. (01/14/17) 2047 8
Edhatters share awesome nature [pics] of what's up above (01/14/17) 1214 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) 1872 44
DIRECTV customers have lost KEYT and other channels due to a contract dispute. (01/14/17) 2697 36
Goleta Union School District Superintendent Banning announced he will retire at the end of the school year in June. (01/14/17) 737 6
Does anyone know what the police activity was about around Cottage Hospital Friday morning? (01/14/17) 2202 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) 1652 24
Edhatters share astonishing [pics] of the spectacular Thurday sunset with a magnificent rainbow. (01/14/17) 3005 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) 1680 3
Max shares a [pic] of the full moon out tonight (01/13/17) 1203 4
Two wanted felons have been apprehended after a K-9 search in Santa Maria [mug]. (01/13/17) 1858 9
What a beautiful sight it was for David to see water flowing down San Antonio Creek again. [pic] (01/13/17) 2183 7
Will there be an event for people to watch the inauguration? (01/13/17) 2116 46
Santa Maria Police arrested a man for possession of child pornography and possession of methamphetamine. [mug] (01/13/17) 2145 5

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