Local News Archives

Firefighters Working El Capitan Fire

Firefighters from Santa Barbara County and the U.S.Forest Service were called out to a blaze that closed a section of Highway 101 yesterday afternoon for a brief time. The...

So Cal Edison Warns Of Power Outages

Southern California Edison is notifying more customers along Santa Barbara County’s South Coast of possible public safety power shutoffs due to high winds and increased wildfire danger. Those outages...

Great Pumpkin Winner

The winner of the 14th annual Central Coast Great Pumpkin contest was crowned yesterday at Mission Plaza. After spending months caring for his giant pumpkin, Bill Quirk won first...

Cal Poly Campus Climate Survey Released

The results of a survey conducted by a consulting company hired by Cal Poly were released yesterday. According to the Tribune, a summary of findings and analysis of the...

Mother Murder Trial Goes To Jury

Closing arguments were heard yesterday in the case of the man accused of killing his in Grover Beach last year. Prosecutors claim Levente Lazar killed his mother for financial...

Lompoc Shooting Suspect In Custody

Lompoc Police have arrested a man they believe is connected to a shooting that left a 15-year-old dead and two others injured last weekend. 25-year-old Raymond Ramon Vega was...