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Suspect In Monterey County Double Homicide, Kidnapping Released

Juan Manuel Salazar Jr., who had been booked on suspicion of two counts of murder, one count of kidnapping and other charges, was released from custody Thursday night.

08/11/2012

SPCA workers provide rescued cats with medical attention. 51 cats were found alive, and 75 kittens were found dead in Monterey County, July 24, 2012. (SPCA)

113 Kittens Found Dead In Monterey County

113 dead kittens and 51 live cats were found on two properties in Seaside, a spokeswoman for the SPCA for Monterey County said.

07/25/2012

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Monterey Bay Boaters Warned To Avoid Influx Of Blue Whales

Boaters in Monterey Bay are advised to look out for large numbers of blue whales making their way through the area to feed in the Bay’s nutrient-rich waters.

07/14/2012

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Narsai David: Three Monterey County Wines

KCBS Food and Wine Editor Narsai David reviews three wines perfect for this time of the year and all from Monterey County.

06/01/2012

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SJ Youth Sports Referee Jailed Over Alleged Relationship With Girl, Father Assault

A youth sports referee from San Jose was arrested Thursday on suspicion of having an inappropriate relationship with a 14-year old girl, then attacking the girl’s father with his car in Monterey County last week, sheriff’s officials said.

05/25/2012

Crews attempt to rescue a whale off the Orange County coast on April 17, 2012. The same whale was spotted off the Monterey County coast on April 24, 2012. (CBS)

Lost Whale Spotted Off Monterey Coast, Rescuers Seek Opportunity

A whale that went missing during rescue attempts last week to free it from a large fishing line has been spotted off the coast of Monterey County.

04/24/2012

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Monterey County Driver Survives Collision With Amtrak Train

A man was flown to the hospital after his car was hit by an Amtrak train in Soledad on Thursday, according to Cal Fire.

04/06/2012

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Monterey County Man Found Guilty In Starving Horses Case

A San Lucas man was found guilty this week of failure to care for his animals after officials seized six emaciated horses from him and found another one dead nearby in 2011.

03/30/2012

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Mountain Lion Kills Leashed Dog Out For Walk In Carmel Valley

A Monterey County woman who came face to face with a mountain lion and watched as the animal killed her dog is hoping that her tragedy will help others avoid a similar fate.

03/16/2012

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113 Monterey-Area Students Sent Home Over Possible Norovirus

A Monterey-area middle school sent 113 students home after a suspected norovirus outbreak, and county health officials are investigating the cause.

03/09/2012

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