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  1. Santa Cruz Co. trying to improve transportation woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 15 | KION 46

    The Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission Board Members reviewed and approved ways to move forward, with improving getting around in Santa Cruz County, which isn't always easy. "What do we do about resolving all of this traffic congestion, and what alternatives do we have for relieving this traffic congestion," said Oscar Rios, Commissioner representative for City of Watsonville.

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  2. ICE says it will be in Santa Cruz County for the next couple daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 8 | KION 46

    Watsonville Police said they received a call last night that ICE would be in the area for the next couple of days. According to Watsonville PD, ICE did not ask for assistance and Watsonville Police did not offer to help, as it is a sanctuary city.

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  3. KIONRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | KION 46

    On Wednesday, a Salinas man, Alexander Winn, 46, was found guilty of murder in the first-degree for the stabbing death of David Derrington, 48, of Watsonville on February 21, 2016, according to the Monterey County District Attorney's office.

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  4. Watsonville man arrested on drug and gun chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | KION 46

    A traffic stop lead to the arrest of a 20 year old man in Watsonville. Police say they stopped the car Tuesday near the Crossroads Shopping Center on Main St. for having tinted windows.

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  5. KIONRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | KION 46

    Monterey High School will host dozens of Latino professionals who will be interacting with students. The event is called "Latinx" and it is happening on the Monterey Peninsula for the first time on Saturday morning.

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  6. Wastonville residents beautify Sunset Beach to celebrate Earth DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | KION 46

    A group of people from West Marine collected around 250 pounds of trash from Sunset Beach in Watsonville today where they spent the majority of their working day dedicated to cleaning up their environment in the lead up to Earth Day tomorrow. Santa Cruz County resident and West Marine Watsonville beach cleanup organizer Jono Acquisti said he mobilized eight teams consisting of five people each to unleash their cleaning prowess on the beach in celebration of Earth Day.

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  7. Digital Nest to open Monday in East SalinasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | KION 46

    "We had one computer. We had to share, it was pretty slow," Watsonville junior Cristian Rameno said.

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  8. Kaiser Permanente to open 3 Santa Cruz County locationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | KION 46

    A new health care option is coming to Santa Cruz County. Kaiser Permanente is set to open 3 new clinics in the new year.

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  9. Person of interest named in Soquel shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | KION 46

    UPDATE 12/12/16 6:30 PM: Santa Cruz County Deputies are looking for 31-year-old Jose Ramos of Watsonville as a person of interest. Deputies are not calling Ramos a suspect at this point as its early in the investigation.

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  10. Tides cause flood concerns at Pajaro DunesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | KION 46

    Recent tides pushed sand and water ashore, creating a sand bar near Shell Drive at the entrance to the vacation rental community west of Watsonville. Water trapped behind the sand bar has flooded the road and now, there are concerns that tonight's super moon will produce even higher tides and more flooding.

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  11. New brewery adds to Santa Cruz County craft beer sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | KION 46

    The small brewery is located in Watsonville's industrial park, helping to fill the void for homemade and fresh suds.

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  12. Suspect who slipped out of cuffs rearrested in WatsonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | KION 46

    UPDATE 9/22/2016 5:40 PM: Watsonville Police said the man who escaped police custody Thursday has been captured after he was spotted hiding in the bathroom of a nearby business. Watsonville police officers are looking for a man who slipped out of handcuffs while in police custody on Thursday afternoon.

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    Sep 22, 2016 | KION 46

    In March, David Honda took the reins at Watsonville Police Department, replacing Manny Solano who retired. Most recently a captain in San Jose, city leaders say they looked forward to bringing in an outsider with fresh ideas.

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  14. Full closure of Highway 236 begins MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | KION 46

    A three month, 17-mile resurfacing project is taking place on Highway 236 near Boulder Creek between Pine Street and Old Mill Road and began Monday, Sept. 12 with one-way, reversing traffic control, followed by a two-week, full closure next Monday, Sept.

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  15. Ag commissioner explains pesticide use near Watsonville schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2016 | KION 46

    Parents of students at Amesti Elementary School in Watsonville say they're worried about pesticide that was applied within 900 feet of the school Sunday. Juan Hidalgo, the Santa Cruz County Ag Commissioner, tells KION's Mariana Hicks that although notification of pesticide use is not mandatory, his office notified the school last week and worked with the grower to schedule the pesticide application for Sunday, when students would not be at school.

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  16. Watsonville teens arrested after vandalism incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2016 | KION 46

    According to the Watsonville Police Department, it happened just after 1:30 a.m. Saturday morning when someone called to report suspicious activity near 610 Tuttle Avenue. The caller claimed to see two teenagers get out of a car, put beanies on and run across the street.

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  17. Arrest made in Watsonville cold caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | KION 46

    Police said forensic evidence led them to 39-year-old David Saavedra. He used to live in Watsonville, but is currently being held in the Fresno County Jail on unrelated charges.

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  18. Work to begin on expanded re-entry facility in WatsonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | KION 46

    The Santa Cruz County Sheriffs Office had a ground breaking ceremony in Wastonville Wednesday for the Rountree Rehabilitation and Re-Entry facility. The project calls for the remodeling and expansion of an existing building that hasn't been used in decades.

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  19. Major contruction project begins on Freedom Blvd. in WatsonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | KION 46

    It is one of the busiest streets in town and city leaders said they are concerned about traffic while construction is going on. The multi-million dollar project will pay for sidewalk repairs, pavement improvements, new curb ramps and should take about four months to complete.

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  20. Child unharmed during Watsonville drive-by shooting, driver shot in headRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | KION 46

    A child was sitting in the backseat of a car during a drive-by shooting Monday morning in Watsonville, according to police. Officers said the shooting was reported at Main Street and West Front Street near the Pajaro Bridge and the 21-year-old driver was shot in the head.

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