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.”
A bill designating central California’s Pinnacles National Monument a national park is awaiting President Barack Obama’s signature.
PG&E crews were working to restore power to thousands of customers in two different Bay Area cities Saturday afternoon.
A man was flown to the hospital after his car was hit by an Amtrak train in Soledad on Thursday, according to Cal Fire.
The SPCA of Monterey County has found another puppy that was given a faulty ear and tail cropping by a man posing as a licensed veterinarian.
The Monterey County SPCA is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of a man suspected of mutilating at least four puppies while posing as a licensed veterinarian.