Convicted Killer Harold Bicknell's Parole Rescinded; Killed Grandmother, Cousins, Aunt In 1977 Seaside Mass SlayingConvicted mass killer Harold Bicknell will remain behind bars after a state prison board rescinded its decision to issue him parole in the wake of public outrage and emotional pleas from the victims family members.
Crews Finish State Highway 1 Repairs in Big Sur Early; Set to Reopen by April 30Highway 1 along Big Sur is expected to reopen by April 30 because work to repair a huge piece of roadway that crumbled during a storm is nearly two months ahead of schedule.
Monterey Wildlife Workers Release Orphaned Bobcat Cubs Back Into WildWildlife workers released two orphaned bobcat cubs into the wild this week, after they were found last summer in the Jacks Peak Park area and spent the last eight months at the Wildlife Center of Silicon Valley.
Norteño Gang Member Sentenced In Attempted Murder Of Rival Gang Member In SalinasA member of the Norteño criminal street gang was sentenced to 10 years in prison for the attempted murder of a rival gang member in Salinas, Monterey County prosecutors said.
Jury Convicts Violent Child Rapist Linked To Crime By DNA Found On Discarded MaskA Monterey County jury has convicted a King City man for raping a 10-year-old girl in 2018 after investigators obtained the prime suspect's DNA from a discarded COVID mask more than two years after the crime.
3.4 Earthquake Shakes Area South Of GilroyAn small earthquake shook an area south of Gilroy Wednesday morning along the Monterey-San Benito county line.
Tsunami Hazard Maps Released For Alameda, Monterey, San Mateo CountiesCalifornia has added interactive maps for several counties in the state, including three in the greater Bay Area, as part of its ongoing Tsunami Hazard Area project.
Monterey County Becomes Last In Region To Emerge From Red TierMonterey County moved out of the state's most restrictive reopening tier Tuesday, the last county in the greater Bay Area region to do so since a stay-at-home order was lifted in January.
Evacuation Orders Lifted For Most Of Monterey County Following Destructive StormsEvacuation orders were lifted Monday in areas of Monterey County after stormy weather last week resulted in debris flows that caused damage, including washing out a section of state Highway 1.
Dramatic Satellite Photos Show Storm's Impact On Bone-Dry Northern CaliforniaSometimes you need a 10,000-foot or even higher view to get the true impact of an event. Take the recent potent winter storm that dumped up to 10 feet of the snow before it moved eastward. NASA and the National Weather Service have released satellite photos of the Sierra on Jan. 20 and Jan. 30.
Two Die In Potent Winter Storm; Northern California's Severe Drought Conditions EaseA potent winter storm that dumped up to 10 feet of snow in the Sierra, washed out Highway 1 with a massive slide, dumped nearly 9 inches of rain in the Santa Cruz Mountains and flooded a Carmel neighborhood, also claimed the lives of at least two people in the state.
VIDEO: Drone Footage Reveals Extent Of Storm Damage At Highway 1 Washout South Of Big SurCrews from Caltrans on Friday were assessing the damage a washout south of Big Sur that was caused by the massive atmospheric river downpour did to a stretch of State Highway 1.
Gov. Newsom Declares State of Emergency for Storm-Damaged Monterey, San Luis Obispo CountiesCalifornia Governor Gavin Newsom on Friday issued an emergency proclamation for the counties of Monterey and San Luis Obispo due to damage caused by winter storms this past week.
Two Horses Rescued In Monterey County After Being Stuck in Mud For 18 HoursCrews rescued a horse and a pony Thursday night that were mired in mud for up to 18 hours after becoming trapped by a debris flow near Salinas.
Atmospheric River: Clean Up Begins After Carmel River Floods Homes In Monterey CountyMajor clean-up was underway Thursday in the Carmel Lagoon area after a rain-swollen river spilled into the neighborhood, flooding multiple homes.