Pilot Killed In Crash Of WWI-Era Biplane On Central CoastThe San Luis Obispo County sheriff's office says the single-engine, open-cockpit plane went down shortly after takeoff from a private airfield Sunday.
Wildfire Near Hearst Castle Scorches 68 Square MilesAuthorities say more than 1,800 homes are threatened by a destructive wildfire that continues to grow on California's central coast.
Central California Winemaker Razed Old Oaks To Make Room For New VineyardsA respected Central California wine-maker is facing boycott calls after clear-cutting hundreds of iconic old oaks.
Fault Threatening Diablo Canyon Nuclear Plant Possibly Linked To 2nd, Larger FaultThe Hosgri fault has long been considered the greatest seismic threat to Diablo Canyon nuclear plant; scientists think Hosgri may be linked to a longer, more dangerous fault to the north.
Pacific Storm Prompts High Surf Advisory Along California CoastForecasters say very high tides and swell arriving from a Pacific storm will combine to bring the possibility of big surf and minor flooding of low-lying points along parts of the California coast.
Coast Guard Rescues 4 'Great Pacific Race' Rowers In Rough Seas Off Monterey Coast The rowers were participating in the Great Pacific Race from Monterey to Honolulu, when their 24-foot rowboat began taking on water.
Kayaker Survives Great White Shark Attack Off Central CoastA kayaker says he was attacked by a 14-foot-long great white shark as he and his friends fished off the coast of Central California and that he escaped any injuries.
Shark Warnings Posted Along California Central CoastWarning signs were posted because of shark sightings along California’s central coast, including a 10-footer eating a seal off Cayucos.
Missing Central Coast Boy Found, Amber Alert CanceledAn Amber Alert for a San Luis Obispo County 4-year-old who is thought to have been abducted by a woman in the homeless shelter where he was staying has been canceled.