Santa Cruz Takes Action To Clean Up Crime-Ridden River BankSanta Cruz is taking action to clean up a portion of the San Lorenzo River that was the scene of a recent shooting.
CHP Helicopter Rescues Man Who Fell Off Cliff Near Santa CruzA man was rescued by a California Highway Patrol helicopter crew late Sunday afternoon after falling from a cliff in Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park, according to the CHP.
Volunteers Clean Up Tons Of Debris Along NorCal CoastMore than 3,000 volunteers in Santa Cruz and Monterey counties collected a total of 17,147 pounds of debris from the Monterey Bay shoreline Saturday during the 29th Annual Coastal Cleanup Day.
Mountain Lion Tranquilized, Rescued From Aqueduct Near Santa CruzA mountain lion that was trapped for hours in the Branciforte Creek aqueduct near downtown Santa Cruz was tranquilized and rescued Thursday afternoon.
Searchers Find Body Of Missing Swimmer In Ben LomondSearchers on Monday found the body of a woman missing since Sunday after she went swimming with two men in the San Lorenzo River in Ben Lomond, a Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman said.
Santa Cruz Police Investigate Body Found Floating In RiverSanta Cruz County authorities are trying to identify the body of a man found floating in the San Lorenzo River.
Diversion Efforts Save Santa Cruz Boardwalk From FloodwatersThe San Lorenzo River has been shifted away from the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and no longer threatens to flood the historic amusement park, officials said Wednesday.
Swollen River Threatens Santa Cruz Beach BoardwalkHeavy rain has pushed the San Lorenzo River dangerously close to the retaining wall of the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, officials said Thursday.
Decorated World War II Veteran Dies In Cliff Fall In Santa CruzA Santa Cruz County man who died after falling 250 feet off a cliff in the Santa Cruz Mountains has been identified as an 87-year-old man who was a decorated war veteran.