Tiny Plastic Pellets Posing Environmental Hazard On Bay Area BeachesTiny plastic pellets are washing ashore on beaches across Bay Area coastlines in increasing numbers, creating a major hazard for sea life according to one group of concerned environmentalists.
UC Santa Cruz Banana Slugs Could Scrap Athletic ProgramAll athletics at UC Santa Cruz could be shoved to the sidelines as university officials leave the decision to eliminate the school's program in the hands of students.
Emergency Declared In Santa Cruz County After Storms Damage RoadsA local emergency was declared Tuesday in Santa Cruz County, where roads were damaged by stormy conditions earlier this month.
El Niño Storms Push Road Repair Bill To $9M In Santa Cruz CountyEl Nino storms have slammed some Santa Cruz mountain communities hard, causing mudslides and evacuations.
Number Of Crashes On Highway 17 Highest In A DecadeThe California Highway Patrol responded to nearly 200 injury crashes on a stretch of Highway 17 from Los Gatos to Santa Cruz - the highest number of accidents in a decade.
Flash Flood Warning Issued For Alameda, Sonoma, Napa, Santa Cruz CountiesThe National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for Alameda, Sonoma, Napa, Santa Cruz and other counties in Northern California.
Driver Killed When Car Plunges Off Santa Cruz County CliffA person was killed when they crashed 300 feet over a cliff off state Highway 1 in Santa Cruz County Monday morning.
Growing Number Of Pre-Super Bowl Prostitution, Human Trafficking ArrestsThe latest pre-Super Bowl arrest for prostitution in the South Bay was made during an anti-human trafficking operation in Millbrae Thursday .
Body Found At Beach Identified As Missing UCSC StudentA body found at a Santa Cruz County beach Monday evening has been identified as a Palo Alto woman missing since last week, a sheriff's spokesman said Tuesday.
Vigil For UC Santa Cruz Student Swept To SeaA prayer service was organized for one of the two Santa Cruz students who went missing after a big wave swept the pair out to sea Monday.
Search Suspended For 2 UC Santa Cruz Students Swept Out To SeaTwo University of California Santa Cruz students remained the focus of an intense search in the Pacific waters off Bonny Doon Tuesday after being swept out to sea.
Santa Cruz Wingsuit Flier Dies In Jump From CliffA Santa Cruz man has died while wingsuit flying among remote cliffs on the Arizona-Utah border.