Monterey County Voters Approve Ban On Oil Drilling, FrackingVoters in an oil-producing county in California have cracked down on fracking and new oil-well drilling.
3 Quakes Shake Monterey County In Less Than 24 HoursThree earthquakes have struck Monterey County since Sunday. The biggest was a magnitude 3.3 near King City on Monday morning.
Suspect Arrested For Machete Attacks At Monterey County Homeless EncampmentA man who allegedly attacked people with a machete at homeless encampments near Pajaro River was arrested in Monterey County.
Soberanes Firefighter Hurt When Bulldozer Turns OverA bulldozer operator was injured Friday fighting the Soberanes Fire in Monterey County near Big Sur.
Whale Watchers On Beach Near Moss Landing Spot Body Floating In OceanSheriff's officials discovered a male body in the ocean along a Monterey County beach near Moss Landing Thursday evening.
Cal Fire: Soberanes Fire Not Fully Contained Till End Of SeptemberThe Soberanes Fire has scorched 81,396 acres since it was started on the morning of July 22 by an illegal campfire left abandoned at Garrapata State Park.
Death Sentence Sought In Murder Of Salinas ChildrenMonterey County prosecutors were seeking the death penalty against a woman charged with the deaths of two children found in a storage unit in Redding and abuse of a 9-year-old girl last year.
Highway 1 Expected To Reopen After Closure During Soberanes Fire FightA closure Monday through a portion of state Highway 1 in Monterey County due to hazardous trees in the Soberanes Fire area has been extended to the end of the day, according to Cal Fire officials.
Man Killed When Car Rolls Over Him In Monterey CountyA 56-year-old man moving a car died when the vehicle rolled over him Saturday morning in Prunedale, an unincorporated community in Monterey County, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Big Sur Wildfire Grows To More Than 100 Square MilesCalifornia's biggest wildfire expanded overnight to more than 104 square miles north of scenic Big Sur.
Soberanes Wildfire Near Big Sur Is 50 Percent ContainedMore than two weeks since the Soberanes wildfire began with an illegal campfire near Big Sur, the blaze is 50 percent contained.
Wineries Watch Grape Crop Exposed To Soberanes Fire SmokeGrape growers are keeping their eyes on their crops at a dozen wineries in Carmel Valley closest to the Soberanes Fire, which has burned over 60,000 acres since it began more than two weeks ago in Monterey County.

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