News Features

Sewage Pipeline Moved out of Wetlands

Goleta West Sanitary District is relocating a line and anticipating growth. Read story.

Friday, August 29, 2014

Drug-Dog Days Continue

Despite zero busts last year, school board renews contract. Read story.

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Trashy Summer Reading on Tajiguas Landfill

The dump may be retrofitted with high-tech facilities. Read story.

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Death Valley Mystery Solved

Santa Barbara team discovers wind and ice behind the Racetrack’s “sailing stones.” Read story.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Gaviota Pier Not Opening for Years

State Parks plans to reopen the popular boating and fishing wharf, but repairs will cost many millions. Read story.

Friday, August 22, 2014

Air Force Study Opens T-Ridge Drilling Prospects

County endorses Jackson bill to close loophole and halt potential project. Read story.

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Chumash Expansion Plans Scrutinized

Four county departments express concern over the massive project. Read story.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

CHP Ordered to 'Un-Arrest' Hundreds

DUI charged but not prosecuted should net clean record, judge says. Read story.

Thursday, August 14, 2014

NPR Saturation in Santa Barbara?

KCBX and KCLU were joined by KPCC in May, and KCRW may arrive any day now. Read story.

Thursday, August 14, 2014

No Slack for David Lack

Jury finds former GOP bigwig guilty of fraud. Read story.

Saturday, August 9, 2014

Spunky Lawyer Makes a Splash

Lawyer to the oppressed Jaime Segall-Gutierrez goes into combat for gang injunctees. Read story.

Saturday, August 9, 2014

Third Time the Charm for Miramar?

Developer Rick Caruso will be presenting smaller plans for a rebuilt hotel. Read story.

Thursday, August 7, 2014

Water Conservation Crawl

City customers cut back by 18 percent, but miss reduction target. Read story.

Thursday, August 7, 2014

Direct Relief Seals Airport Deal

The nonprofit is buying 8 acres of public land to build new facilities. Read story.

Originally published 12:00 a.m., August 7, 2014
Updated 10:00 a.m., August 7, 2014

Ship Versus Whale in Santa Barbara Channel

Many vessels agree to slow down as study reveals blue whale hub off San Miguel Island. Read story.

Tuesday, August 5, 2014
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