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.
3 Killed In Crash With Big Rig In Monterey CountyThe CHP said a BMW 335i was traveling at a high rate of speed near 325 Espinosa Road around 1 p.m. when the collision occurred.
Employer Of Dozer Operator Killed In Soberanes Fire Charged With 6 FeloniesProsecutors in Monterey County have filed felony charges against the owner of a firm that employed a bulldozer operator who was killed when his vehicle rolled over while constructing fire lines in last year's Soberanes Fire near Big Sur.
Suspect Linked To Nearly 20 Year Old Salinas Cold CaseAuthorities in Monterey County on Thursday announced pending charges against a suspect in a decades-old kidnapping and murder case.
Storm-Damaged Bridge Near Big Sur To Be DemolishedThe collapsing Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge is set to be demolished on Monday morning, according to Caltrans officials.
Pair Of Small Earthquakes Strike Monterey CountyTwo small earthquakes struck Monterey County about an hour apart Wednesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Storm Prompts Mandatory Evacuations In Monterey CountyMandatory evacuations were underway Monday afternoon in Monterey County as a result of wet weather.