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Professors from Cal Poly's Center for Health Research, along with faculty and students spanning several college departments, are launching a c…
A decision on permits for a cannabis cultivation operation on Santa Rosa Road near Buellton was delayed until January by the Santa Barbara Cou…
As J. Boyd Stephens, author of the 1931 publication said, he didn’t plan to publish an elite “400” list, but wanted to list men whose civic, fraternal, athletic, and business activities would mark them as progressive Santa Marians and definite assets to the community.
The Santa Barbara County Public Health Department saw a crushing spike in COVID-19 cases over the Dec. 5-6 weekend, with 353 new cases confirmed, followed by an additional 117 cases on Monday.
A 45-year-old female transient was struck and killed by a vehicle driven by a Santa Maria man Wednesday following reports of a person running across Highway 101 in San Luis Obispo.
Dry weather conditions and strong winds were reported Monday as crews battled several wind-driven vegetation fires that broke out across the Central Coast.
The city of Lompoc officially kicked off the holiday season Friday at Centennial Park with a virtual tree lighting ceremony, presented by Mayo…
A swearing-in ceremony was held Friday at the Lompoc Valley Medical Center for two members of the Lompoc Valley Medical Center Board of Directors.
Local nonprofit Stand 4 One distributed over 150 meals to community members on Thanksgiving, making their second holiday food drive a success,…
In response to the state’s stay-at-home order, Santa Barbara County Animal Services has modified its operations to provide in-person services …
California Democratic lawmakers so far have failed to convince Gov. Gavin Newsom that the state can afford to spend an estimated $2.6 billion a year to expand its Medicaid program to all unauthorized immigrants. Now, they’re trying a new strategy.
Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo County fire crews put out a vegetation fire that burned several acres in the Santa Maria riverbed on Monday.