News Features

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

UCSB Number 3

School's party title slips in 2014 Princeton Review rankings. Read story.

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Who's the Real David Lack?

Is he a scheming con man or a fumbling stumblebum? Read story.

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Chumash Propose 12-Story Hotel Tower

Also hope to add 75,000 square feet of gaming space and 584 more parking spots. Read story.

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

The Fight for the Bees

Environmental and food safety groups in Alameda County have challenged the state's method of approving new agricultural uses for honeybee-killing pesticides. Read story.

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Feds Look to Quash Nuclear Treaty Lawsuit

Santa Barbara's Nuclear Age Peace Foundation worked with the Marshall Islands to file the unprecedented complaint. Read story.

Monday, July 28, 2014
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