Escaped Monterey County Murder Suspects Captured At US-Mexico BorderTwo inmates accused of murder -- Santos Fonseca and Jonathan Salazar -- who escaped from a Monterey County jail were recaptured early Wednesday at the Mexico border as they attempted to sneak back into the United States
3.8 Earthquake, 2 Others Hit Central California Along San Andreas FaultA series of minor earthquakes on the San Andreas Fault shook an area near Salinas Tuesday morning.
After 33 Years In Prison, NorCal Man's Murder Conviction Overturned Based On DNA EvidenceA California appeals court cited new DNA testing while overturning the murder conviction of a man who has spent 33 years in prison.
Two Grass Fires In Monterey County Burn Firefighters, Prompt EvacuationsTwo separate vegetation fires burning in Monterey County prompted evacuation orders in two areas, the Monterey County Sheriff's Office said Sunday.
Police Arrest Scottish Rape Suspect Who Faked His Own Death At Carmel BeachAfter a months of searching, a Scottish rape suspect accused of faking his own death in Monterey County, is in police custody.
Vandals Spray 'Overtourism Is Killing Big Sur' After Sign Posted On Bixby BridgeAuthorities are searching for vandals who spray painted the message "Overtourism Is Killing Big Sur" nearly two weeks after a similar message was posted on the famed Bixby Bridge.
Large Number Of Great White Sharks Off California Coast Visible From AirThe California coast is currently teeming with great white sharks, particularly in the Monterey Bay.
Rabbits Abandoned On Monterey County Roadside, $1,000 Reward Offeredhe Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals for Monterey County is looking for whoever abandoned nine rabbits on Monday east of Prunedale.
'Overtourism Is Killing Big Sur' Banner Posted On Popular Central Coast BridgeFrustration over too many visitors and traffic congestion in Big Sur has reached a boiling point.
Cal Fire Determines PG&E Power Lines Sparked Tuesday Fire Near King CityPG&E power lines sparked the fire that started Tuesday afternoon near King City, according to Cal Fire.
CHP: Cognac-Drinking Woman Leads Authorities On Santa Cruz-Monterey PursuitA 61-year-old woman was arrested Tuesday morning after leading authorities on a chase from Santa Cruz County to Monterey County and drinking from a large bottle of liquor at the end of the pursuit.
Missing Monterey County Skier Found Dead At Heavenly Ski ResortA search and rescue team has recovered the body of a California man who was skiing at a resort at Lake Tahoe when he was reported missing on Monday.
Caltrans Issues 48-Hr Road Closure Advisory For State Hwy 1An expected storm has caused Caltrans to issue an advisory for drivers who use State Hwy 1 in Monterey County to prepare for possible weather-related closures.
Body Of Missing Carmel Teen Discovered On BeachThe body of a Carmel teen, who slipped and fell through into a blowhole while hiking along a Northern California beach, has been recovered.
Teen Hiking Along Rocky Beach Near Carmel Slips Down Blowhole, DisappearsA Monterey County teen is feared dead after he slipped and fell through into a blowhole while hiking along the beach with friends.