New DNA Technology Leads To Arrest In 1981 Carmel Cold Case MurderSheriff's detectives in Monterey County credited modern DNA technology for the arrest of a man on Saturday night in connection with a murder that happened nearly 40 years ago.
Monterey County Fire Crews Contain Blaze at Historic Big Sur LodgeThe restaurant at the historic Lucia Lodge in Big Sur burned down late Tuesday night in a fire, the cause of which is still under investigation.
Vegetation Fire Shuts Down Hwy 146, Prompts Evacuation of Pinnacles National Park In Monterey CountyFirefighters were battling a vegetation fire that has prompted the evacuation of Pinnacles National Park in Monterey County.
COVID: Monterey, San Benito, Santa Cruz Health Officers Join Calls To Mask Indoors Amid Delta VariantHealth officers in the Monterey Bay area joined others across the state urging people to again wear masks at indoor public places, as the delta variant drives rising COVID-19 cases among the unvaccinated.
UPDATE: 2 Women, Dog Killed In Monterey Plane CrashTwo people and a dog were aboard a small plane that crashed into a Monterey house Tuesday, according to a published report.
Plane Crashes Into House Near Monterey Regional Airport; Pilot Feared DeadA small plane crashed into a home near Monterey Regional Airport Tuesday morning, starting a fire that severely damaged the home and burned the surrounding hillside.
Man Gets 15 Years For Shooting Projectiles Onto Monterey Co. HighwaysA 54-year-old man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for shooting projectiles with a slingshot onto highways in Monterey County more than 50 times in 2019 and 2020.
Man Gets 15 Years For Shooting Marbles at Cars with Slingshot in Monterey CountyA 54-year-old man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for shooting projectiles with a slingshot onto highways in Monterey County more than 50 times in 2019 and 2020, prosecutors said Tuesday.
Former U.S. Senator, Anti-War Advocate Mike Gravel Dies In Monterey CountyFormer Alaska Sen. Mike Gravel, a staunch anti-war advocate who read the Pentagon Papers into the record on the floor of the Senate, died at his home in Monterey County, California.
Weary Firefighters Making Steady Progress Battling Willow Fire In Monterey County WildernessFirefighters battling the Willow Fire, burning in the treacherous terrain of the Los Padres National Forest wilderness, increased containment to 56 percent late Saturday with 2,877 acres having been charred by the blaze.
Willow Fire Containment Grows, Evacuation Orders LiftedThe Monterey County Sheriff's Office lifted evacuation warnings and modified some orders Thursday for the week-old Willow Fire.