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.
Missing Pittsburg Man Found Shot Dead In SalinasA 19-year-old man missing and the subject of a search since Wednesday was found shot dead in Salinas, police said Tuesday.
Multiple People Injured, Driver Detained, After Car Slams Into Salinas RestaurantA police chase in Monterey County Thursday night ended with multiple people suffering injuries after a suspect vehicle slammed into a Salinas restaurant, according to authorities.
3.4, 3.0 Magnitude Earthquakes Shake San Juan BautistaA small earthquake measuring 3.4 magnitude shook an area of San Benito County Wednesday, followed by a second quake.
Salinas-Based Company Recalls Romaine Lettuce Over Possible E. Coli ContaminationThe Salinas-based produce company Tanimura & Antle Inc. is voluntarily recalling its brand of packaged single head romaine lettuce out of an abundance of caution due to possible E. coli contamination, according to federal health officials.
Reopening: Monterey County Could Emerge From Most-Restrictive Purple Tier Next WeekMonterey County could move into a less-restrictive coronavirus pandemic reopening tier as soon as Tuesday if state public health officials approve the county's request to review a data discrepancy.
6 Alleged Members Of Salinas Norteño 'Murder Squad' Indicted On Racketeering ChargesMembers of a Salinas-based Norteño "murder squad" have been indicted by a federal grand jury charging them with racketeering conspiracy and the killing of a number of perceived gang rivals, authorities announced Thursday.
River Fire: Monterey County Wildfire Scorches 33,000 Acres After Doubling In Size OvernightThe River Fire continued to tear through rugged terrain south of Salinas on Thursday after the lightning sparked wildfire doubled in size overnight.
River Fire: Evacuations, Unhealthy Air In Monterey County As Wildfire Grows To 10,000 AcresThe River Fire in Monterey County, one of several in the region caused by last weekend's rare lightning storm and exacerbated by the ongoing heat wave, has more than doubled in size overnight.
Salinas Man Pleads No Contest To Lewd Acts With 2 Young GirlsA 61-year-old Salinas man pleaded no contest to two felony counts of lewd and lascivious acts with two young girls ages 4 and 9, Monterey County District Attorney Jeannine Pacioni announced Friday.
FDA: Grazing Cows Likely Cause Of E. Coli Outbreaks Linked To Salinas Valley Romaine LettuceOutbreaks of E. coli illness that sickened 188 people who ate romaine lettuce grown in California probably came from cattle grazing near the farms, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Motorcyclist Dies After Crashing Into Security Cable On Dirt Road In SalinasA man was found dead last weekend near a strawberry field in Salinas after riding his motorcycle into a security cable
CHP Arrests Suspect In Highway Projectiles Cases In Monterey, San Benito CountiesThe California Highway Patrol has made an arrest in its investigation into projectiles launched at vehicles in Monterey and San Benito counties.
CDC: E. Coli Infections Linked To Salinas-Grown Romaine Lettuce IncreaseFederal health officials continued to warn consumers to avoid romaine lettuce grown in the Salinas area, as the number of infections associated with an E. coli outbreak linked to the region increase.
CDC Warns Not To Eat Romaine Lettuce From Salinas Over E. Coli FearsFederal officials warned consumers Friday not to eat romaine lettuce grown in the Salinas area amid concerns of an E. Coli outbreak.