News Features

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

How Do You Solve a Problem Like Isla Vista?

UCSB student government hosts town hall forum about possible next steps for management. Read story.

Thursday, July 24, 2014

County Moves Forward with First Big Solar Project

The 40-megawatt system in Cuyama would power 15,000 homes. Read story.

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Bike Coalition Shifting into High Gear

Escrow closes on Haley Street digs; pioneering bike advocate Ralph Fertig dies. Read story.

Monday, July 21, 2014

Tenants Chosen for Funk Zone Artist Village

Developer Neil Dipaola is also paving the way for a four-story mega project at the site. Read story.

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Prosecution Launches Attack on David Lack

Is the contractor and GOP bigwig guilty of financial chicanery? Read story.

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Authorities Make Eight More Deltopia Arrests

The suspects were tracked down using tips and video footage. Read story.

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

San Miguel Island Closure Irks Officials

Many are now questioning the U.S. Navy’s sudden shutdown of the Channel Islands National Park isle. Read story.

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Indy Photographer Paul Wellman Wins National Award

Association of Alternative Newsmedia names him top shutterbug among 77 outlets. Read story.

Tuesday, July 15, 2014


Consumer Reports' burger-eaters say Goleta's the Habit grills the best. Read story.

Saturday, July 12, 2014
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