Monterey County Newswire (Page 6)

Monterey County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Monterey County, CA. (Page 6)

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  1. Claudia Mel ndez Salinas, Reportera s Notebook: Division over police in Monterey County schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 29 | Monterey County Herald

    ... such as gun control, abortion, immigration and whether the country is headed in the right direction. In Monterey County, one of the topics that highlighted our divisions this year was school resource officers: Whether placing cops in schools would ...

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  2. TAMC selects LAN as part of construction management team for Salinas Rail ExtensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 29 | CE News

    The Transportation Authority of Monterey County selected civil engineering firm Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc. as part of the construction management team for the initial phase of Salinas Rail Extension. The Salinas Rail Extension will extend passenger rail service 68 miles from Gilroy in Santa Clara County south to Salinas in Monterey County, with connections to San Jose, Oakland and Sacramento.

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  3. Court decision upholds fracking ban, but invalidates most of Measure Z.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | Monterey County Weekly

    Anti-fracking protestors hold signs outside of Monterey County Superior Court during the first day of trial on Nov. 10, 2017. The measure, a ballot initiative Monterey County voters approved in the November 2016 election, would have banned fracking, wastewater injection and new oil wells in the county effective Dec. 16, 2016.

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  4. Wine industry leader claims Carmel mayor has serially sexually harassed her.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | Monterey County Weekly

    The #MeToo movement has come to quaint Carmel-by-the-Sea, with city officials investigating allegations of sexual harassment by the top elected official: Mayor Steve Dallas. Kim Stemler, executive director of the Monterey County Vintners and Growers Association, says she has endured "pervasive sexualization" in the course of working with Dallas, and the national movement to bring awareness to the widespread problem prompted her to speak up.

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  5. Flu claims first Monterey County victim of seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | Monterey County Herald

    ... family's privacy. “It doesn't change the message,” said a Karen Smith, a spokeswoman for the Monterey County Health Department. And the message is for people to use preventative measures, including getting the flu shot and washing ...

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  6. Q&A: How to grow the best marijuana strains of 2017 with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | SFGate

    Growing award-winning cannabis may be complicated for most, but the cultivators at Molecular Farms have made it look easy for the second year in a row. After coming out of seemingly nowhere in 2016 by winning the Emerald Cup award for best CBD flower, the cultivators from Monterey County crushed the competition in 2017 by earning a resounding amount of first place votes in the best overall flower category with the creation of the terpene-packed Lemon Crush .

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  7. Battery sparks bomb scare at Monterey fairgroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | The Salinas Californian

    A disguised battery caused a short bomb scare at the Monterey County Fairgrounds and Event Center Thursday morning, authorities say. Monterey County Sheriff's deputies were called out to the fairgrounds at about 9 a.m. after a construction worker reported discovering a suspicious-looking device, deputies say.

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  8. Civil rights activist and former LULAC president Crecencio Padilla dies at 82.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | Monterey County Weekly

    ... of the League of Latin American Citizens (LULAC), of which he founded the first local chapter, in North Monterey County, in 1973. Padilla recounted the history of local LULAC activisim in his self-published 2011 book, LULAC Legacy in Monterey County ...

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  9. Bomb scare halts work, traffic near Monterey County FairgroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | Monterey County Herald

    Monterey >> The bomb squad was called out to Monterey County Fairgrounds Thursday morning, halting traffic in the area while a suspicious device was inspected. At about 9 a.m., a call came in about a “report of an 'odd device' with wire sticking out of it,” said John Thornburg, a spokesman for the Monterey County Sheriff's Office.

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  10. Understanding Climate Change on the California Coast: Accounting for...Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 28 | CiteULike

    ... data from the mid-1990s to the present were analyzed for stations on California Central Coast near Big Sur (Monterey County) to better understand potential for climate change in this biologically unique region. Results showed that daily temperatures ...

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  11. Salmon numbers drop by 75 percent in Putah CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | The Daily Republic

    ... Mokelumne River Hatchery, although some also came from as far away as the Moss Landing Hatchery, which is in Monterey County. The 45-pounder, Marovich said, has to be at least 5 years old, but her origin is unknown. Salmon generally stay in the ...

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  12. SQUIDFRY 12.28.17: New SuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | Monterey County Weekly

    NEW SUITa As Squid looks forward to the New Year and beyond , Squid can already see future court battles forming on the horizon. One is litigation surrounding California American Water 's proposed desal plant in Marina, and another is an appeal of whatever decision Monterey County Superior Court Judge Thomas Wills makes about whether Measure Z - a ban on fracking in Monterey County, among other things - can become the law of the land.

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  13. The nonprofit Housing Resource Center helps alleviate the housing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | Monterey County Weekly

    In an office building on John Street in Salinas, the Housing Resource Center of Monterey County is quietly, and profoundly, changing lives. The nonprofit is at the local forefront of a problem that ails the entire Central California coast: the lack of affordable housing.

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  14. Roadshow: On the miserable list, Bay Area drivers are among most miserableRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2017 | Pacifica Tribune

    ... on some of the back roads. Unless Google, Apple, Amazon, etc., suddenly decide to expand into Aromas in Monterey County or San Juan Bautista in San Benito County, the need for the fourth lane in each direction from Morgan Hill to 10th Street in ...

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  15. Roaring winds raise fire concerns across Bay AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2017 | SFGate

    Gusty northerly winds are blowing across the Bay Area, reaching up to 53 mph and prompting the National Weather Service to issue red-flag fire warnings for areas above 1,000 feet of elevation. "Right now, we're seeing winds up to 20 miles per hour, with gusts around 30 or 35," Anna Schneider, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Monterey, said late Saturday morning.

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  16. California American Water Company v. Marina Coast Water District...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | FindLaw

    AMERICAN WATER COMPANY, Plaintiff and Respondent, v. MARINA COAST WATER DISTRICT, Defendant and Appellant; MONTEREY COUNTY WATER RESOURCES AGENCY, Defendant and Respondent.

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  17. 67 drivers cited for ignoring pedestrian safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | The Salinas Californian

    ... Wednesday's sting, Salinas police investigated two fatal hit-and-run crashes, including one involving a Monterey County Probation officer. "Pedestrian injuries and deaths have been a main concern for traffic safety the last few years," said police ...

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  18. Pesticide chlorpyrifos declared health-hazardousRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | The Salinas Californian

    ... through food and the air they breathe, according to the press release. Norm Groot, executive director of the Monterey County Farm Bureau said the chemical is not as relevant in the Salinas Valley as it once was but has been used responsibly. "That's ...

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  19. Deputies: Arrest leads to honey oil labRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | The Salinas Californian

    ... led to them uncovering a honey oil lab. Samuel Ceja, 23, of Castroville, faces drug and weapon charges after Monterey County Sheriff's deputies say they stopped him and found meth and marijuana extract for sale on him. Ceja was on probation, so ...

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  20. Monterey County clerk retiring to Santa Cruz theater productionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... treasurer and secretary. After a short term of service in the City of Sunnyvale, Borkowski took over as Monterey County's clerk of the board in January 2009, and is credited with everything from providing greater public access by implementing the ...

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