A riot involving 90 inmates at a maximum-security prison in Soledad Thursday morning sent two inmates to the hospital and injured others, a state Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation spokeswoman said.
A 3.1 magnitude quake struck in Central Valley, 18 miles west of Soledad.
The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 3.0 earthquake has struck Central California near Gonzales.
The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 2.5 earthquake has struck in Central California.
A 4.4-magnitude earthquake struck an area of San Benito County and was felt in some parts of Monterey County, according to the USGS.
The latest in a series of small earthquakes has rattled the same area of Northern California Thursday.
The head of a criminal street gang in Soledad was sentenced Friday to 42 years in prison in the murders of two men in 2008 and 2010.
A small earthquake shook parts of San Benito and Monterey Counties in California’s Central Valley Thursday afternoon.
A 3.3-magnitude earthquake struck an area near Soledad in Monterey County Friday night.
Soledad has hired a San Jose public relations firm to help re-brand the town as the “Gateway to the Pinnacles.”