Sewage Spill Forces Closure Of Popular Monterey County BeachesSeveral popular Monterey County beaches were closed Sunday after as much as 4.9 million gallons of sewage spilled into Monterey Bay from a wastewater treatment plant before it was stopped.
Vacaville Prison Inmate Pleads Guilty to 1982 Monterey Bay MurderAlfred Powell, a current prison inmate, has pleaded guilty to the murder of Sandra Steppuhn, a woman from Seaside, in 1982.
Marina Mayoral Candidate Plans To Legalize Magic MushroomsNow that pot will soon be legal in California, a Monterey County mayoral candidate is looking beyond marijuana to mushrooms.
Magnitude 4.7 Earthquake Strikes Monterey CountyA magnitude 4.7 earthquake that struck Monterey County late Monday morning was felt in parts of the Bay Area, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
7,500 Pounds Of Marijuana Seized In Monterey County BustAuthorities in Monterey County served search warrants Friday at three homes where residents were allegedly growing marijuana illegally.
New York Developer Plans Monterey Wilderness Estates For The WealthyJust beyond Monterey County's famous coastline and miles of sandy beaches is a new private community in development.
Sand Mine On Monterey Bay To Close After More Than A CenturyAfter years of protests, investigation and negotiation, the California Coastal Commission voted to accept a deal that will set in motion the eventual closure of the 110-year-old Lapis Sand Mine in the Monterey County town of Marina.
Last US Sand Mine To Close On Monterey Bay Beach In 2020The California Coastal Commission unanimously approved an agreement Thursday to shut down the Lapis Sand Plant.
Agreement Reached To Close Monterey County Sand MineThe California Coastal Commission has reached an agreement with Cemex to cease sand extraction at the Lapis sand mine, California’s last coastal sand mining operation, located just north of Marina in unincorporated Monterey County.
Federal Immigration Agents Conduct Central Coast Raids Without Local CooperationOfficials in Monterey and Santa Cruz counties confirmed that ICE agents had conducted operations on the Central Coast this week.
5 Injured In Head-On Crash On Highway 1 In Monterey CountyBoth lanes of state Highway 1 in Moss Landing were blocked for about an hour Friday morning when a head-on crash left five people injured, including three critically.
Lands Commission Calls CEMEX Coastal Sand Mine UnauthorizedThe country's last remaining coastal sand mining operation is contributing to coastal erosion in Monterey County and operating in violation of state law, according to the California State Lands Commission.