News Features

UCSB Students Happy, But Sexual Misconduct Concerns Exist

Here's a look at the mixed results from UCSB's “Campus Climate” survey. Read story.

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Santa Maria Approves ICE Facility

The city council splits the vote on the controversial immigration center after eight-hour hearing. Read story.

Friday, March 28, 2014

Chumash Want More Gamblers and Guests

Santa Ynez Valley tribe may add 215 hotel rooms and 60,000 square feet of casino space. Read story.

Originally published 3:30 p.m., March 27, 2014
Updated 12:00 p.m., April 3, 2014

Group Laments Lost Grant

Independent Living Resource Center left scrambling for funds. Read story.

Thursday, March 27, 2014

El Encanto Sparks Parking Wars

Neighbors circulate petition, city helping resolve issue. Read story.

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Mayor Delivers Mixed News at State of City Address

Says facilities need repair, hints at new tax or sales tax increase. Read story.

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Speed of Drought Confounds Water Planners

Agencies gamble on need and price after State Water dries up. Read story.

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

UCSB Chancellor Henry Yang & Co. Building $1.4 Billion Telescope

Thirty Meter Telescope will sit atop Hawaii's Mauna Kea volcano. Read story.

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Joe Biden Swoops In

The vice president attends a $5,000-a-plate fundraiser. Read story.

Friday, March 21, 2014

Enviro Group Files for Anti-Fracking Ballot Measure

Water Guardians say county should better regulate land-use permissions. Read story.

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Health-Care Puzzle

Medical bigwigs talk tangle of Affordable Care Act. Read story.

Thursday, March 20, 2014

County Will Decide on Goleta Beach Plan This Week

Goleta threatens lawsuit over city and public input. Read story.

Saturday, March 15, 2014

Richard Box Re-Arrested for Violating Restraining Orders

Detectives found the wanted man eating lunch at Brophy Bros. Read story.

Friday, March 14, 2014

Giant Anteater Born at Santa Barbara Zoo

The male pup won't be on public view for several months. Read story.

Friday, March 14, 2014

Homeless Shelter Directors Laid Off

The move saves Casa Esperanza nearly $200,000 a year in salaries and benefits. Read story.

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

The Dirty Knobs

The Dirty Knobs and The Coffis Brothers & The Mountain ... Read More