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Hemp or Marijuana Some Cops Can’t Tell

Industrial hemp became legal nationwide when President Donald Trump signed the 2018 Farm Bill into law. But local police officers who now encounter huge shipments of state-certified hemp on...

So. Cal. Fugitive Nabbed After Chase

A high-speed chase on the Central Coast landed a Southern California fugitive behind bars. CHP investigators say it started Tuesday afternoon when officers noticed a motorcyclist speeding on Highway...

Deadly D.U.I. Suspect Back In Court

The suspect in a deadly Paso Robles DUI incident is due in court later today. Sarah Hale is facing a number of charges stemming from an incident last December...

Valley Fever Vaccine On The Way

Valley Fever in California continues to be a problem with potentially deadly outcomes, killing as many as 73 people annually statewide. Last year six people in San Luis Obispo...

Downtown Fridays Returns To Santa Maria

With the weekend just around the corner, Santa Maria Residents can celebrate the return of Downtown Fridays. Families and community members are invited to enjoy live music, local food...

Prowling Suspect Behind Bars

Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s deputies say they arrested a man accused of prowling near the Orcutt Goodwill store. Deputies say John Wood was seen prowling near the rear of...