Surfers Enjoy Big Waves Off Coast Of Santa CruzThe forecast called for lots of big waves, and Mother Nature did not disappoint the surfers who gathered in Santa Cruz Tuesday.
Mother Of Santa Cruz Man Arrested In South Dakota Suffered Blunt TraumaPreliminary autopsy results reveal that a woman found dead in her Santa Cruz native son's vehicle on New Year's Day in South Dakota died from blunt force trauma to her head and hemorrhage anterior neck musculature, according to the state attorney general.
Christian Group Fights For Nativity Scene On County Land In Santa CruzA nativity display was only allowed for one day and it's a big victory for a small Christian group in Santa Cruz.
Santa Cruz Man Arrested With Mom's Body In SUV Authorities have identified a California woman whose body was found in an SUV stopped after a high-speed chase in South Dakota as the mother of the driver.
Dead Woman Found In Trunk Of Santa Cruz Man Arrested After High-Speed PursuitA Santa Cruz man was arrested with a dead woman's body in his vehicle after a lengthy high-speed pursuit in South Dakota on New Year's Day.
California Cities Are Suing Oil, Gas And Coal Companies Over Climate ChangeSanta Cruz is the latest California city to sue oil, gas and coal companies seeking damages related to the companies' impact on global climate change.
New Study Shows Growing Threat Of Rising Sea Levels In Santa CruzWith the fear of rising sea levels threatening coastal properties, on Tuesday the city of Santa Cruz revealed a plan to take on raging storms, floods and erosion in what could be a losing battle with Mother Nature.
Man Armed With Machete Arrested Near Santa Cruz High CampusA man was arrested Tuesday morning after walking onto the Santa Cruz High School campus armed with a machete, according to police. 
Horror Director Brings Soundtracks To Life At The WarfieldFamed horror director John Carpenter delivers live renditions of his iconic, synth-heavy movie themes when he and his band bring their current tour to the Bay Area this weekend for shows in San Francisco and Santa Cruz.
Santa Cruz Teen Charged With Murdering 8-Year-Old Neighbor To Be Tried As AdultAdrian Gonzalez to be tried as an adult for alleged kidnapping, sexual assault and murder of 8-year-old Madyson Middleton in Santa Cruz.
Police In Santa Cruz, San Ramon Investigate Guns Found At SchoolsAuthorities in two Bay Area cities on Wednesday were investigating incidents where a gun was found on a school campus.
Santa Cruz Board Unanimously Approves Recreational Pot Sales Effective Jan. 1The Santa Cruz Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to approve the recreational sale of marijuana in the county effective Jan. 1, 2018, according to a county spokesman.

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