Articles From : Edhat Staff
Santa Barbara County racked up 960 new COVID-19 cases within the past week as officials plead with residents to stop gathering.
Television host and Montecito resident Ellen DeGeneres announced she has COVID-19 and is shutting down the production of her show.
Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to send a letter to the Governor asking to be removed from the Southern California region in the recent Stay at Home Order.
A Solvang man who was convicted for shooting and killing a man in 2005 during a Buellton road rage incident was denied parole on Friday.
The state's lockdown orders will take effect for all of Southern California on Sunday at midnight.
Governor Newsom has enacted a new statewide stay-at-home order when regional areas experience low levels of hospital capacity.
[Update]: A man was rescued from a Highway 101 overpass Thursday morning in a coordinated mental health effort.
A Federal Grand Jury has charged the Captain of the Conception dive boat with Seaman's Manslaughter after a fire killed 34 people off the Santa Barbara Coast last year.
Santa Barbara County is making plans to distribute the COVID-19 vaccination within the next few weeks once it's available.
The Public Health Department reports Santa Barbara County reached 11,602 COVID-19 cases as of Monday.
[Update]: The Sheriff's Office is continuing the search for a missing 34-year-old diver near Santa Cruz Island.