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Freeway Closed at Castillo Due to Triple-Fatality DUI Crash

Driver Kimberly Kreis arrested; no estimated time yet of opening the roadway during Santa Barbara’s rush hour. Read story.

Santa Barbara's Cafeteria Queen

Nancy Weiss heads a Reimagined school food program. Read story.

Dies Family Sues U.S. Government, Capps, Morua

Attorney Argues Hospital Costs and Punitive Damages are OwedApr. 22, 10 p.m.

Navy Closes San Miguel Island to Look for Old Bombs

Public Safety Concerns at Former Test Range Prompt Long-Term OperationApr. 21, 8 p.m.

Freeway Closed at Castillo Due to Triple-Fatality DUI Crash

Updated Apr. 21, 9:00 a.m.

Fracking Freak-Out Justified?

Enviros and Industry Reps Trade Jabs at Coastal Protection HearingApr. 17, 12 a.m.

Edgy Frustration Over Drought

Water Rate Increases Coming Next MonthApr. 17, 12 a.m.

Big Plans for the Big House

Proposed Jail Currently Designed in Mission ThemeApr. 17, 12 a.m.

Santa Barbara's Cafeteria Queen

Nancy Weiss Heads a Reimagined School Food ProgramApr. 17, 12 a.m.

Wolf Collects Another $20,000 From Labor Union

Donation Came One Day After Aceves Made Allegations of Donation-Disclosure MisconductApr. 15, 2 p.m.

Morua Pleads Guilty to DUI and Fatal Hit-and-Run Charges

Will Be Sentenced to 20 Years to Life in PrisonApr. 15, 11 a.m.

CA Coastal Commission Approves Paradiso del Mare Project

Last-Minute Settlement Talks Lead to a Finding of No Significant ImpactApr. 15, 9 a.m.

The Deltopia Disaster Debriefed

Visitor vs. Student Numbers Released; Supervisors Question Sheriff Over TacticsApr. 10, 12 a.m.

Caution Peppers Budget Talk

County Remains Hopeful but Guarded Over Cash Flow and ReservesApr. 10, 12 a.m.

Fraudster Sentenced to Probation

Rosemary Baugh Avoids Prison After Stealing $700,000 From Elderly VictimApr. 10, 12 a.m.

Feds Order State Water Transfers Stopped

Broken Pumps and Dead Fish Throw Wrench in the WorksApr. 10, 12 a.m.

Health Officials Work to Contain Tuberculosis Outbreak

Diagnosis of Santa Maria High School Student Only Tip of IcebergApr. 9, 8 p.m.

Los Angeles Teen Accused of Sparking Deltopia Riot Charged as Adult

Apr. 8, 7 p.m.

Man Sentenced to Eight Years for Punching Elderly Victim

Doug Stekkinger's Criminal Past Came into PlayApr. 7, 2 p.m.

Deltopia Party Devolves Into Isla Vista Riot

Apr. 6, 8 a.m.

UCSB Professor Pleads Not Guilty to Theft and Battery

Apr. 4, 1 p.m.

City Hall Rejects Slander Claims Against Cops

Attorney for Six Alleged Gang Members Likely to File Lawsuit NextApr. 3, 4 p.m.

Supervisors' Meeting “Hijacked” by Mental Health Advocates

Calls for Treatment Not Incarceration Dominate Tuesday's Board Hearing Apr. 3, 12 a.m.

Do School Foundations Increase Inequality?

Rob Reich to Speak on Education PhilanthropyApr. 3, 12 a.m.

Tattoo Shop Owner Turns Antique Thief?

Iron Cross Owner Pablo Sela Charged with Stealing from Landlord's StashApr. 3, 12 a.m.

Santa Maria Approves ICE Facility

City Council Splits Vote on Immigration Center After Eight Hour HearingApr. 3, 12 a.m.

Isla Vista Cameras Up for Deltopia

Apr. 2, 10 a.m.

Abalone Poacher Faces Stiff Sentence

The urchin diver caught with four illegally harvested abalone on a boat ...

State Water Flowing Back to Cachuma

The Central Coast Water Authority is again pumping state water into Lake ...

Fire Official Admits to Stealing Union Funds

Robert Perez will be sentenced to three years in state prison.

Wolf, Aceves Square Off During First Candidates' Forum

Maintenance measure, taxes, donation rules, and energy production dominate the discussions.

Solvang Bomb Scare Defused

Military ammunition shell found in alleyway trash; bomb squads destroy ordnance with ...

Goleta Opposing Venoco, Scraps Deal

City council sending letter to state against pier-based well; company says no ...

Commercial Fishermen Arrested for Theft

California Department of Fish and Wildlife officers arrested two commercial fishermen on ...

School and Law Officials Talk Internet Safety

A mix of experts in law, education, and social media contributed to ...

Downtown Solvang Evacuated After Discovery of Explosive Device

The military ordinance was found in the 1600 block of Copenhagen Drive ...

UCSB Hosting Affordable Care Act Symposium

Friday event will look at ACA from micro and macro perspectives.

Two People Hurt in Horse-Drawn Carriage Accident

Fire engines and an air ambulance are responding to the scene in ...

Teen Charged with Assaulting Officer During Deltopia Pleads Not Guilty

Lawyer calls Desmond Louis Edwards a “good kid with a good heart.”

Clark Story May be a Movie

Producer Ryan Murphy options book Empty Mansions.

Teams Retrieve Body of Man Swept out to Sea During Baptism

Benito Flores went missing March 30 near Guadalupe Dunes Park.

Jennifer Koh, Violin, Part III

Intrepid violinist Jennifer Koh’s adventurous exploration of Bach’s influence on ... Read More

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