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3 hrs ago | KION 46
The Transportation Agency for Monterey County is launching a "Three Feet for Safety Act" awareness campaign as the new state law goes into effect Tuesday, Sept. 16. The law is aimed at improving safety for bicyclists and requires drivers provide at least three feet between any part of their vehicle and bicyclists when passing, Distribute 3-Feet for Safety vehicle stickers and outreach materials to Monterey County law enforcement agencies, local Department of Motor Vehicles offices, schools, civic institutions and the greater community.
3 hrs ago | KION 46
An effort is underway to help some of the communities prone to fire dangers on the Central Coast. The Fire Safe Council For Monterey County kicked off a campaign to raise funds and awareness.
4 hrs ago | Monterey County Herald
Seaside police on the scene at Laguna Grande Park where a body of a adult woman was discovered on Monday. SEASIDE >> Police are investigating the death of a woman who was found floating underneath a bridge in Laguna Grande Park on Monday morning.
6 hrs ago | KION 46
Two people were arrested in Moss Landing Sunday, including a parolee at large, after a traffic stop on Highway 1. Monterey County Sheriff's deputies conducted a stop on a car driven by Angelina Segundo, 23, in the area of Molera Road and Highway 1 for numerous vehicle code violations.
7 hrs ago | The Salinas Californian
Person dies off Big Sur Coast A person was found in the water off of the Big Sur Coast.
12 hrs ago | The Salinas Californian
Dear Goya: Can you use your column to educate people about the RIDES/Taxi Voucher program that supplements MST bus services for the disabled? I have We Could Car Less: Movie trivia, win a bus pass Dear Goya: Can you use your column to educate people about the RIDES/Taxi Voucher program that supplements MST bus services for the disabled? I have Check out this story on thecalifornian.com: http://bit.ly/1tTy7qj Dear Goya: Can you use your column to educate people about the RIDES/Taxi Voucher program that supplements MST bus services for the disabled? I have seen little publicity about these services for the November sales tax measure. I ride the bus most of the time.
Your Commute: Roadwork through Sept. 19 A listing of planned road work in Monterey County.
He was the subject of a 36-hour search in the waters off the U.S. territory of Wake Island after two F/A-18C Hornets collided in midair Friday. The other pilot safely ejected, was rescued from the ocean by helicopter and was treated and released from medical facilities aboard the aircraft carrier Carl Vinson.
Salinas Police Chief Kelly McMillin holds hedge trimmers on May 22, which were held by a man killed by police earlier in May, while speaking to members of the press. David Royal - Monterey Herald) SALINAS >> When the Salinas police chief invited the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division to review the city's fatal officer-involved shootings this year, few in Monterey County understood exactly what that meant.
Deputies have arrested a man found with multiple weapons, who allegedly threatened to shoot fellow campers in Big Sur on Saturday night. According to the Monterey County Sheriff's Office, unemployed suspect Oleg Sinitsin, 53, of San Francisco, threatened to shoot two campers from Los Angeles at a campground on Nacimiento-Fergusson Road around 10:45 p.m. Saturday.
Authorities in Slovenia say two people have died in new floods that hit the Balkans this weekend after heavy rains. Police said Sunday a 30-year-old man and a 17-year-old girl drowned after their van plunged into a flood-swollen stream northeast of the capital, Ljubljana.
The San Jose Mercury News reports that rangers with the Midpeninsula Open Space District descended on Lupin Lodge near Los Gatos on Thursday, saying the clothing-optional resort was illegally taking water from a nearby upstream waterfall. The resort's owners say they are entitled to use the waterfall, which they need to keep their water tank full in case of a fire and to top off their pool for both skinny-dipping and as a backup water source for a fire.
The Alaska Air National Guard says it rescued three people after a small plane went down near Beluga Mountain, northwest of Anchorage. The plane's emergency locator beacon sent a signal to the Alaska Rescue Coordination Center at about 1:30 p.m. Saturday.
First responders from multiple agencies responded Saturday morning to a location on the Big Sur coast, where they found a person floating in the water. The incident, just before 9 a.m., drew a response from Cal Fire, Mid-Coast Fire Brigade, State Park Lifeguards, Monterey County Sheriff's Deputies and Search and Rescue, American Medical Response, and the Carmel Highlands Fire District.
Monterey County Sheriff's deputies responded to a report of a coastal incident along the waters by state Highway 1 and Granite Creek shortly before 9 a.m., sheriff's Sgt. Brian Irons said.
Many California elementary schools are getting a failing grade on student attendance. A report released Friday by California's Attorney General shows truancy is a chronic problem in the school system.
Partial complaint lacks much detail in DSA lawsuit Of 32 pages, 18 are blank, 13 contain Facebook photos and three show policy information. Check out this story on thecalifornian.com: http://bit.ly/1tJDLeE Fifty-three days out from the November election, the Monterey County Deputy Sheriffs Association made good on a promise to sue Sheriff Scott Miller.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 04:22 pm
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