Monterey County Wildfire 40 Percent ContainedOfficials say a wildfire burning in a rural and largely agricultural section of California's Central Coast is now 40 percent contained.
CHP Officer Delivers Baby Along Highway 101 In Monterey CountyA California Highway Patrol officer helped deliver a baby Thursday along U.S. Highway 101 south of Soledad, agency officials said.
Suspect Arrested In Last Week's Kidnapping Of Soledad ToddlerPolice in Soledad on Monday afternoon arrested a suspect in last week’s kidnapping of a small boy after receiving a tip, according to authorities.
Abducted Soledad Toddler Reunited With FamilyAuthorities confirmed that a 2-year-old boy from Soledad who was abducted Thursday morning when his parents' car was stolen from outside the family home has been found safe.
Sheriff's Deputies Seize Drugs, Weapons From Soledad HomeSheriff’s deputies seized drugs and several weapons from a Soledad residence and arrested two people Wednesday during a warrant search.
Inmates Riot At Maximum Security Prison In SoledadA 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.
3.1 Magnitude Quake In Central CaliforniaA 3.1 magnitude quake struck in Central Valley, 18 miles west of Soledad.
Magnitude 3.0 Earthquake Rattles Gonzales In Central CaliforniaThe U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 3.0 earthquake has struck Central California near Gonzales.
Magnitude 2.5 Earthquake Hits Central California Area Near HollisterThe U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 2.5 earthquake has struck in Central California.
4.4 Magnitude Quake Shakes Central Coast Hill Country Near Los BanosA 4.4-magnitude earthquake struck an area of San Benito County and was felt in some parts of Monterey County, according to the USGS.
Latest In Series Of Small Earthquakes Hits Area South Of GilroyThe latest in a series of small earthquakes has rattled the same area of Northern California Thursday.
Soledad Gang Leader Gets 42 Years For Shooting Deaths Of 2 Former MembersThe 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.