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  1. Huge Berry Processing Plant Opens in Santa MariaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    Inside a new humongous building in Santa Maria, strawberries by the thousands speed along a conveyor belt en route to being washed, sorted, frozen and boxed. Titan Frozen Fruit , housed in a portion of the facility on West La Brea Avenue, marks the Santa Maria Valley's largest and newest strawberry processing facility, prepping the area's red gems so they can be delivered from the Central Coast around the world.

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  2. Lane Closures Planned for Paving Project on Highway 101 in Santa MariaRead the original story

    Wednesday | Noozhawk

    A paving project on Highway 101 from Santa Maria Way to Broadway will result in the following lane/ramp closures this weekend: >> Alternating lane closures on southbound Highway 101 between Santa Maria Way and Broadway during the overnight hours on Friday, Sept. 19 and Saturday, Sept.

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  3. Lompoc's New Police Chief Says He's 'Proud to Join Your Ranks'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Noozhawk

    Saying he was very honored to be chosen, the Lompoc Police Department 's new chief took the oath of office Tuesday night before a packed room of law enforcement officers, family members and local residents. Walsh, who previously worked as a captain for the Portland Police Bureau in Oregon , replaced retired chief Larry Ralston , who had led the agency for nearly two years. 1 comment

  4. Defense Attorney Calls Alleged Gang Leader 'Lousy Businessman'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Noozhawk

    The man law enforcement officials called the top-ranking gang leader of Santa Barbara County actually was a bad businessman who fronted drugs to addicts, his defense attorney said Tuesday. Raymond Daniel Macias, a gang member from Santa Barbara, is on trial for kidnapping for extortion with special gang and gun enhancements in Santa Barbara County Superior Court in Santa Maria.

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  5. Prosecutor Cites 'Plethora' of Evidence Against Alleged Gang...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Noozhawk

    The kidnapping of a Lompoc gang member delinquent in paying his drug taxes occurred with the full knowledge of "the big homie" in Santa Barbara, a prosecutor said Monday afternoon in the retrial of Raymond Daniel Macias. In a Santa Maria courtroom, Santa Barbara County Senior Deputy District Attorney Ann Bramsen began her closing argument in the retrial of Macias, who stands accused of the kidnapping for extortion of a drug dealer and gang member known as Sicko.

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  6. Fall Fitness Classes Offered Through Allan Hancock College Community EducationRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | Noozhawk

    Intermediate Senior Exercise is a low-impact aerobic exercise class designed to promote cardiovascular conditioning, firm muscles and increase the body's ability to metabolize fat. Learn aerobic routines, strength exercises using light, hand-held weights for upper-body conditioning and resistance floor work that concentrates on toning the lower body.

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  7. Lee & Associates Secures Industrial Lease in Santa Maria for Fresh Venture FoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Noozhawk

    Lee & Associates has negotiated a four-year, 31,500-square-foot industrial lease at 1259 Furukawa Way in Santa Maria.

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  8. Suspect Arrested After Leading Santa Maria Police on Chase in Stolen VehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Noozhawk

    A Santa Maria man was arrested Sunday after police say he struck one of their units with a stolen car before leading officers in a vehicle pursuit and then a foot chase. Sgt. Eligio Lara said officers located a vehicle about 10:30 a.m. in the 300 block of East Inger Drive that had reported stolen earlier Sunday morning.

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  9. New Building to House ICE Operations Under Construction in Santa MariaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Noozhawk

    Walls have been raised for the building on Century Street, which runs parallel to nearby West Betteravia Road and West McCoy Lane. "Barring any unforeseen delays, they anticipate ICE will move into the new office sometime this spring," ICE spokeswoman Lori Haley said.

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  10. County Offers Free Mulch for Residents to Save Water, Beautify YardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Noozhawk

    For residents of Santa Barbara County looking to beautify their yards and gardens and save water, the offer of free mulch is mulch appreciated. The nutrient-filled ground covering made from green waste reduces weed growth, retains water in the soil and prevents erosion.

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  11. Bill Macfadyen: Saturday Afternoon Head-On Crash Has a Deadly Impact on Highway 154Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Noozhawk

    NoozWeek's Top 5 includes two more collisions on Highway 101, a Russian billionaire's mega-yacht sighting and a blind man's lawsuit over Stearns Wharf This head-on crash on Highway 154 near Los Olivos killed two women and left two other people injured. A fiery head-on collision involving three vehicles left two Santa Maria women dead on Highway 154 in Los Olivos on Sept.

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  12. Francis Lyons of Santa Maria, 1931-2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Noozhawk

    Kaye was very proud of being born to his parents, William K. "Bill" and Hester Lyons, his birth on March 9, 1931, at Miss Fries Maternity hospital and raised in Bakersfield, Calif. He attended Bakersfield schools, played with his friends and participated in Kern High School football.

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  13. American Spirit on Proud Display at Santa Maria Business Trade ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Noozhawk

    Businesses and organizations in the Santa Maria Valley displayed their American pride along with their goods and services Thursday during the 29th annual Business Trade Show. The Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce hosted the event it touts as the largest trade show between San Francisco and Los Angeles.

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  14. Guadalupe Police Arrest 2 After Vehicle Pursuit to Santa MariaRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | Noozhawk

    Police initiated a traffic stop on a grey Chevrolet Tahoe in the 4600 block of Second Street in Guadalupe at 1:30 p.m., Sgt. C. Limon said in a news release.

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  15. SLO Op Climbing Club Gearing Up to Open Gym in Santa MariaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Noozhawk

    A climbing club that maintains a popular gym for bouldering enthusiasts in San Luis Obispo has announced plans to open a similar facility in Santa Maria. The board for SLO Op Climbing , based at 289 Prado Road in San Luis Obispo, last week announced plans to open a gym, to be called "The Pad," in an existing business park on A Street in southwest Santa Maria.

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  16. Heat Wave Brings Heightened Fire Danger Through WeekendRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Noozhawk

    Hot, dry temperatures are expected to persist through the weekend, prompting the National Weather Service to warn of elevated fire danger across the Central Coast. Strong winds will not accompany prolonged highs into the mid-80s and 90s, however, which hopefully will prevent a red flag warning from being issued, according to Joe Sirard, a weather specialist from the National Weather Service office in Oxnard.

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  17. More Volunteers Needed for United Way's Day of CaringRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Noozhawk

    Throughout the day, volunteers will help more than 50 local nonprofit organizations throughout Santa Barbara County, including schools, parks and churches. The Day of Caring will start with a breakfast rally at 8 a.m. at the Page Youth Center in Goleta.

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  18. Santa Maria Police Pursuit of Stolen Vehicle Ends in NipomoRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Noozhawk

    The driver of a reported stolen vehicle led police on a pursuit from Santa Maria into southern San Luis Obispo County on Wednesday morning.

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  19. Robbery Suspect Surrenders to Santa Maria PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Noozhawk

    A 29-year-old Santa Maria man suspected of punching a clerk and robbing a gas station turned himself in to police on Tuesday, according to the Santa Maria Police Department. Richard Ernest Martinez was taken into custody at about 1:15 p.m. at the Santa Maria Police Station, said Sgt.

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  20. Guided By Chief Ralph Martin, Santa Maria Police Department Rebuilding Well Under WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Noozhawk

    Under Chief Ralph Martin's leadership, the Santa Maria Police Department has reduced its fleet of Humvees, a small but telling sign about the culture change in the agency since he arrived two years ago. Six of the large vehicles were passed on to other agencies, one was returned to the federal government and two remain with the department, including one sporting anti-drug messages and loved by kids who participate in the DARE Program.

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