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Watsonville Carjacking Suspects Force Driver To Stay In Trunk While They Drive For Hours

Police are seeking two suspects who allegedly carjacked a vehicle Friday night in Watsonville and ordered the driver to get inside the vehicle’s trunk at gunpoint.

08/30/2015

Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park (Getty Images)

Union City Woman Drowns After Cliff Fall In Big Sur

A Union City woman appears to have drowned after sliding down a cliff into the Pacific Ocean near Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park at Big Sur.

08/30/2015

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Dead Anchovies Found In Monterey Marina Hours After Aeration System Turned On, But Cause Remains Unclear

Some anchovies died off at the Monterey Marina Thursday and city officials are looking for a cause.

08/13/2015

A woman walks amid a channel of running water flowing down Rainbow Drive in Glendora, California, on December 2, 2014, amid a steady and sometimes heavy rainfall soaking southern California, where despite some minor flooding and slick roads, major mudslides or debris flows that had officials and residents on high alert in recent burn areas like Glendora have been avoided.  AFP PHOTO/Frederic J. BROWN        (Photo credit should read FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

July Rainfall Breaks Records From SoCal To Monterey County, But Won’t Bust California’s Drought

Despite California’s lingering drought, parts of Southern California all the way north to Monterey county received more than an inch of rain this past weekend, which is more than ten times what is normal for the entire month.

07/20/2015

Watsonville Intersection

Skateboarder Brandishing Pistol Robs Man In Watsonville, Then Rolls Away

A man was robbed at gunpoint by a skateboarder in Watsonville early Saturday morning, according to police.

07/18/2015

Monterey Beach Closed After Sewage Spill At Cannery Row Restaurant

The Monterey County Environmental Health Bureau closed a centrally located beach Thursday morning due to a sewage spill from a Cannery Row restaurant.

07/16/2015

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High Bacteria Levels Prompts Warning For Swimmers At Monterey Area Beach

Swimmers are being warned to stay out of the water at Monterey Municipal Beach after tests found high levels of bacteria, county health officials said Tuesday.

07/14/2015

Firefighters and pet owners outside of Home Away from Home Pet Spa in Monterey,  July 5, 2015. (CBS)

15 Dogs Killed In Fire At Monterey Boarding Facility

Authorities say 15 dogs died in a fire at a Central California boarding facility that cares for pets while their owners are away on vacation.

07/06/2015

Boiled Mussels

Health Officials Warn Consumers Of Toxic Seafood From Central California Coast

The California Department of Public Health is warning of domoic acid poisoning from seafood caught in Monterey, Santa Cruz and Santa Barbara counties.

07/05/2015

helicopter crop-dusting

Crop-Dusting Helicopter Pilot Killed In Salinas Crash

A crop-dusting pilot was killed when his Bell 47 helicopter went down near Salinas Saturday morning.

06/20/2015

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