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Watsonville encouraged Pinto Lake anglers to fish out carp which are contributing to the toxic algae problem.
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Watsonville >> Four years ago, Pajaro Valley Water Management Agency leaders pulled together a task force to develop a long-term plan to preserve groundwater supplies and halt saltwater intrusion along the coast.
Two homes were burglarized in the Summit area of the Santa Cruz Mountains on Friday, and Santa Cruz County sheriff's deputies this week described a man suspected in the heists.
Watsonville >> A 35-year-old Watsonville gang member was arrested Saturday on suspicion of stealing three cars by using shaved keys, police said.
A shopper loads up her car trunk with her plastic-bagged groceries from Nob Hill Foods in Scotts Valley where the City Council will debate whether to ban single-use plastic bags.
WATSONVILLE, Calif. - As California growers review their water conservation options in the midst of the state's drought, some are considering automated irrigation.
Watsonville >> Watsonville's overall crime rate continued a five-year decline in 2013, with the lowest reported crimes per capita since 2004, according to a report released Monday by police.
Roger Crissman puts the finishing touches on a client's tax return in his Soquel Avenue office Monday.
Hit >> Getting more people out on the San Lorenzo River can only boost efforts to protect it, which is why events like Saturday's recreational paddle are critical.
A big rig driver crashed near Highway 1 and northbound Highway 17 on Monday morning.
Etsy's Craft Entrepreneurship program , which teaches low-income users how to build their business on Etsy, is expanding to Dallas, TX, Newark, NJ and Watsonville, CA following the success of programs implemented in Rockford, IL, and NYC.
The man received multiple gunshot wounds to his upper torso while sitting in a parked vehicle on the unit block of the street about 7:18 p.m. The suspected shooter's vehicle is believed to have pulled up next to the victim and fired on him before fleeing the scene, headed eastbound on California Street.
The ban on polystyrene, also known as plastic foam or Styrofoam, includes items such as tableware, coolers and pool toys.
We have a message for state senators and Gov. Jerry Brown, who will be considering a bill that would vastly expand the number of hypodermic needles pharmacies would be allowed to dispense: Don't do it.