Thomas Fire Lodging Losses Being Erased
Losses from Thomas Fire's effect on lodging being erased.
Vociferous Comments from Old Town Residents Help Tip the Balance
Vociferous comments from Old Town residents help tip the balance for oversight on cannabis storefront applications.
Opioid antidote saves the lives of two UCSB students.
Santa Barbara County participates in statewide counter to alcohol-related tragedies.
More Downs than Ups in Past Century's Stocks
Review of 80 years of temperatures and fish stocks reveals more downs than ups.
Toxic Mold Growth Sends 40 Tenants to Motel Housing
Dozens of tenants housed at a motel after toxic mold grows in apartments.
University of California President Napolitano says she counts on governor and legislators to fill the gap in rising costs.
Cannabis Shops Applying for Old Town Storefronts
Cannabis shops applying for six storefronts in Old Town.
Discussion Includes 90-Minute Timed Parking, New Lots, Loss of On-Street Parking
New lots, loss of on-street spaces, and more 90-minute timed parking discussed.
Culvert cleared and pavement repaired ahead of schedule.
Southern Hemisphere Sunfish Found near UC Santa Barbara
Southern Hemisphere sunfish found washed up on a beach near UC Santa Barbara.
Chumash Casino hotel guests reported a meth lab odor; Sheriff's deputies find two men using illegal substance.
Correct Interior Assistant Secretary Signs Off on Decision
On-again, off-again fee-to-trust agreement has been properly signed.
National security officials tell Congress there is no terrorist or criminal emergency at the border to warrant Trump's declaration.
A Year After 280,000-Acre Fire, Mud and Boulders Abound
A year after the 280,000-acre fire, mud and boulders continue to pour out of the hills.
Asphalt operation in Santa Maria ordered by EPA to sample for possible toxic migration into nearby fields or groundwater.
Land Transfer Approval by Bureau of Indian Affairs Vacated
Approval of Chumash transfer of Santa Ynez Valley property to federal reservation status made void.
Rains across Santa Barbara County wash bacteria to the shore; debris basins adding material to replenish beaches.
Stalemate Ends for Two of Eight Properties' Code Violation Fixes
Santa Barbara landlord funds code violation fixes on two of eight properties after 10 months' stalemate.
Landlords swap around for Goleta Old Town company on Mars InSight mission.
Budget deal passes Senate short of full funding for "the wall"; Trump will declare national emergency to get the rest.
Should Freedom Warming Centers Open at 40 Degrees, Not 35?
Should Freedom Warming Centers open at 40 degrees, not 35?
State highway 154 is closed between Lake Cachuma and Paradise Road for the indefinite future.
Multi-unit home catches fire overnight.
The Public Sends PBID Proposal Back to the Drawing Board
Spirited public discussion sends PBID proposal back to the drawing board.
Contour Airlines adds new destination out of Santa Barbara Airport.
Sheriff's deputies save a 29-year-old man on the Chumash Reservation.
Sinkhole blocks Alameda Padre Serra at Arguello Road.
Public meeting scheduled for February 12 to discuss draft findings and solutions.
Former UCSB physics prof's donation puts capital campaign over the top.
Would Be Assessed Against Business Property Owners to Add Improvements
Would be assessed against business property owners to add improvements to the area.
Artists and small groups affected by fire or debris flow can qualify.
County warns residents below burn scars that evacuation may become necessary.
[Update] Decedent identities released; third person was helicoptered to hospital.
Romero and Toro Canyon Creek bridge passage completed ahead of schedule.
Company announces hiring fair for February.
Power Company Alleges Public Entities Contributed to Risks Underlying Montecito Debris Flow Lawsuits
Alleges public entities contributed to risks underlying Montecito debris flow lawsuits.
Bank settles aggressive policy sales accusation by California Department of Insurance.
Event allows gardeners to bring and take home cuttings, seeds, plants, and more.
Removal of bridge supports at Olive Mill Road to divert traffic through Montecito.
March, June, and July given as possible completion dates by Caltrans for six bridges along the 192 through Montecito and Carpinteria.
Annual Mission Rose Garden Pruning takes place January 19; volunteers invited to bring shears and gloves.
Claims They Were Aware of Risks Underlying Original Thomas Fire and Debris Flow Suit
Claims they were aware of risks underlying original Thomas Fire and debris flow lawsuit.
Gibraltar Dam Spills, Cachuma on the Rise
Gibraltar Dam spills, Lake Cachuma is on the rise.
Combined Higher Temperatures, Santa Barbara Can Expect Both Drought and Flooding
Combined with the higher temperatures forecast, the county can expect both drought and flooding.
Opting Out Is No Longer an Option
Opting out is no longer an option.
Photographs from around Santa Barbara.
Hotel operator Gilda Cordova appointed to council; Police Chief Pat Walsh resigns.
Noon report from around downtown Santa Barbara.
Residents advised to consult Winter 2019 Evacuation Map to determine if they are in or out of the zone.