Blanca Garcia

News Reporter

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Woman Killed by Train in Montecito

She was struck Friday morning near Olive Mill Road.

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Increase in H2A Farmworkers Raises Housing Concerns

Santa Barbara County Supervisors Moving to Streamline Permit Process

Santa Barbara County supervisors moving to streamline permit process.

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Santa Barbara County Preps for Shared Bikes, Scooters, and Cars

Bike-share pilot program saves hundreds of pounds of carbon at UCSB in a month.

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Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Rules on DACA

'The university encourages all DACA recipients to renew their DACA grants immediately,' advised UC President Janet Napolitano.

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Bucket Brigade's Abe Powell Named Citizen of the Year

Leader of Volunteer Responders Honored by Montecito Association

Leader of volunteer responders honored by Montecito Association.

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Candidates Decline Invite to Student Forum

Half the Field Opts Out

Half the field opts out.

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Women’s Firefighting Career Talk Held at SBHS

High School Athletes Encouraged To Consider Public Service

High school athletes encouraged to consider public service.

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Domestic Violence Candlelight Vigil Held at Paseo Nuevo

In 2017, Four Women In County Died From Domestic Violence

Last year, four women countywide died from domestic violence.

Authorities Report Few Deportation Delays

Most Detainees, However, Have No Legal Counsel

Most detainees, however, have no legal counsel.

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UC Patient-Care Workers Hold Three-Day Strike

One in Six Patient-Care Jobs Being Outsourced

One in six patient-care jobs are being outsourced.

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