Nick Welsh is a cartoonist trapped in a writer's body. During his long career at The Santa Barbara Independent, he has yet to learn how to draw. Nor, in fact, has he ever learned to type. Even so, he manages to pound out a relentless stream of news articles every week on a wide range of subjects. In addition, he writes the Angry Poodle column.
Carbajal Celebrates Republican Retreat on Health-Care Bill
Carbajal celebrates Republican retreat on health-care bill.
Singing Duo Commands Arlington Theatre by Way of New Orleans on March 17
The singing duo commanded the Arlington Theatre by way of New Orleans on March 17.
Santa Barbara Is Resurrecting its Chapter
Santa Barbara is resurrecting its chapter.
Republican’s Repeal-and-Replace Health-Care Bill Benefits Young, Healthy, and Rich
Republican’s repeal-and-replace health-care bill benefits the young, healthy, and rich.
Tough and Energized, They're Swinging High and Hitting Hard
Tough and energized, they're swinging high and hitting hard.
But Officials Caution Drought Is Far from Over
But officials caution the drought is far from over.
Case Pits First Amendment Against Rights of Sexual Assault Victims
Case pits First Amendment against rights of sexual assault victims.
Republican Repeal Bill Passes Budget Committee
Republican bill to repeal Affordable Care Act passes House Budget Committee.
City of Santa Barbara has most with 790 individuals.
And Carbajal Drops Mic on Republican Repeal Bill
And Carbajal drops the mic on the Republican repeal bill.