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2 hrs ago | Scotts Valley Banner
Law enforcement officials arrested a 52-year-old man and a 23-year-old woman at a business on the 5300 block of Scotts Valley Drive on suspicion of drug and weapons charges.
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3 hrs ago | Noozhawk
An army of volunteers has been working to gather signatures outside of Trader Joe's and among crowds meandering through local farmers markets over the past few weeks, wearing bright blue T-shirts that read "Ban Fracking in Santa Barbara County."
6 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel
SANTA CRUZ >> Santa Cruz County Bank, 10 years old and locally owned, posted a profit of $869,00 for the quarter ending March 31, up 1 percent from the prior quarter and up 9 percent from a year ago.
18 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel
Voters deserve to get a full airing of all issues before deciding on a new sheriff to guide, and administer, county law enforcement into the future.
Rob Moddelmog speaks to a Santa Cruz crowd Wednesday about forming a Constitution Protection Zone in Santa Cruz.
Santa Cruz Sentinel Anna Jakobsen leans on her sister Mieke's shoulder on her bed in Dominican Hospital on Wednesday morning as she awaits transfer to UCSF Medical Center.
Improperly discarded needles, also known as "sharps waste," pose a major health threat to members of the public and sanitation workers alike.
It's not too early. In fact, it might be late. The peak fire season for California may not have officially started, but a calendar date isn't fooling fire officials.
Santa Cruz County Animal Shelter Field Services Manager Todd Stosuy holds an adoptable rabbit at the shelter Tuesday.
Santa Cruz Water Director Rosemary Menard talks Tuesday to a meeting of the Democratic Women's Club of Santa Cruz County as Soquel Creek Water District General Manager Kim Adamson looks on.
Santa Cruz >> Leaders again opened the door to new recruits at the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office on Monday, announcing the agency is accepting applications for four deputy positions.
Rio del Mar >> A 31-year-old felon was arrested Friday after authorities found him in possession of meth and two handguns.
Authorities on Saturday arrested two suspects at a Scotts Valley auto repair shop on suspicion of possession of controlled substances.
Palo Alto officials are set to offer their endorsement tonight to an ambitious bond measure that would fund 25 open-space projects, including fresh trails in the Baylands, a new welcome center at Rancho San Antonio and the opening of upper La Honda Creek Preserve for public recreation.
Watsonville >> Police arrested a 28-year-old man Saturday when he told them where he had hidden his illegally modified gun.