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A Lompoc man charged with felony DUI and murder in connection to a Sept. 21 crash that killed an Oxnard man on Highway 1 pleaded... [Read More]
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The California Office of the Attorney General has filed felony murder and DUI manslaughter charges against a Lompoc man who crashed head-on into another driver... [Read More]
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During closing statements in the Javier Limon murder case, the prosecution on Thursday claimed that Northwest Santa Maria gang member Joseph Morales wanted to make... [Read More]
A man once deemed a "sexually violent predator" who's been on monitored release in Santa Barbara County since 2013 was released Wednesday morning with no... [Read More]
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Thousands headed to the Santa Maria Public Airport on Saturday to watch the Central Coast AirFest take flight. [Read More]
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An inmate on trial for allegedly directing the 2014 murder of a Santa Maria drug dealer finished testifying in his own defense Friday but not... [Read More]
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Days leading up to the death of Javier Limon on Aug. 19, 2014, defendant Joseph Morales testified Thursday that he communicated with the victim and... [Read More]
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A Nipomo man who was facing murder in connection to a Sept. 1 homicide near Bradley Road and Sunrise Drive in Santa Maria now is... [Read More]
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A Santa Maria probationer who pleaded guilty to the fatal shooting of his younger brother was sentenced Thursday to four years in custody, half of... [Read More]
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A prison inmate on trial for allegedly planning the murder of a Santa Maria drug dealer continued testifying in his own defense Wednesday, when he... [Read More]
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Santa Barbara County residents were celebrated Saturday for becoming U.S. citizens with two separate ceremonies in Santa Maria and Santa Barbara. [Read More]
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Pickleball may use a smaller court than tennis, but it brings twice the fun, say Maureen Lewis and Barbara Aquino, the Killer Bees doubles team... [Read More]
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The prosecution's star witness and former co-defendant who agreed to testify in the Javier Limon murder case claimed on Wednesday that he backed out of... [Read More]
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A Nipomo man was not held on a murder charge for his role in the alleged slaying of a Main Street Produce worker after a... [Read More]
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Jurors on Friday were introduced to one of the prosecution's star witnesses in the Javier Limon murder case -- a gang member who originally was... [Read More]
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The founder of a music program contracted by a Santa Ynez Valley summer camp has been federally indicted on child pornography, exploitation charges, but camp... [Read More]
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The former girlfriend of a defendant being tried for planning the slaying of a Santa Maria drug dealer testified Thursday that Joseph Morales never admitted... [Read More]
A Santa Maria probationer charged with possession of a firearm and accidentally shooting his younger brother pleaded guilty Thursday and will be sentenced to three... [Read More]
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A Lompoc man who pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity for going on a crime spree after allegedly killing a man and assaulting his... [Read More]
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UCSB Assistant Police Chief Catherine Farley was unanimously approved to lead the Hancock College Police Department during a board meeting Tuesday night. [Read More]
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