2 Arrested, Additional Suspect Sought In King City Double Homicide Over Christmas WeekendTwo people are in custody and more are still at large in connection with a double homicide in King City last weekend, police said.
Rock Slides Close Highway 1 in Monterey and San Luis Obispo CountiesRockslides closed Highway 1 in Monterey and San Luis Obispo counties Sunday afternoon as storms continue to batter California.
Update: Monterey County Lifts All Evacuation Orders Connected To Atmospheric River StormsMonterey County officials on Tuesday downgraded an evacuation order to an evacuation warning for areas off River Road near Salinas as a strong storm system has moved through the region.
Atmospheric River: Evacuation Orders Issued For River Road In Salinas Over Debris Flow RiskHeavy rains expected Monday afternoon prompted authorities to upgrade an evacuation warning to an order for areas in danger of debris flows near River Road in Salinas, authorities said.
UPDATE: Storm System Shifts Toward Central Coast; Evacuation Warnings IssuedThe National Weather Service on Sunday afternoon updated its Bay Area forecast to note that the atmospheric river has shifted its course southward, bringing more stormy weather to the Big Sur/Santa Lucia areas of Monterey County.
Monterey County Employee Dies While Driving Heavy Equipment to JobsiteA Monterey County employee died while driving heavy equipment to a public works jobsite Monday morning, county officials said.
Cal Fire to Lift Burn Permit Suspension in Monterey, San Benito CountiesCal Fire is lifting its suspension of burn permits on Monday for Monterey and San Benito counties, agency officials said Saturday.
Stretch Of Highway 1 Near Big Sur Likely Closed For A Week Due To Rockslide Following StormA rockslide on the rugged central California coast forced closure of a long stretch of Highway 1 on Wednesday, state highway authorities said.
COVID UPDATE: Monterey County Hosting Town Hall Meeting on Vaccines for ChildrenAfter a panel of vaccine experts ruled the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) should approve COVID-19 vaccines for children ages 5 to 11, Monterey County officials announced Tuesday that it’s hosting a town hall meeting later that week.
4.8 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Monterey, San Luis Obispo CountiesAn earthquake with a magnitude of 4.8 struck the California Central Coast Monday afternoon.
3.8 Earthquake Shakes San Benito, Monterey CountiesA 3.8 magnitude earthquake struck along a mountain range in San Benito and Monterey Counties Monday.