Monterey County Newswire (Page 8)

Monterey County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Monterey County, CA. (Page 8)

Results 141 - 160 of 4,096 in Monterey County, CA

  1. Wheels turn on 60 years of racing at Laguna SecaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... county park. In 1974 the track and its outlying areas were placed into the hands of the parks department of Monterey County. A 60-year celebration is not complete without the course workers and SCRAMP volunteers. They are the blood cells that flow ...

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  2. Measure P road work noticeable, on schedule in MontereyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | Monterey County Herald

    ... of project work that didn't go entirely smoothly, Wittry noted the construction work that occurred near the Monterey County Fair and Event Center. He attributed the glitches that occurred to the overlap between the Measure P work and the California ...

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  3. Owner of Dick Bruhn Building in Salinas agrees to pay $75K for illegal asbestos removal.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | Monterey County Weekly

    ... building in Oldtown Salinas, will pay $75,000 in civil penalties and costs after an investigation by the Monterey County District Attorney found that Kehoe and his company, Berkley, Inc., failed to conduct environmental protection surveys before a ...

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  4. Second-Generation Condors Found Nesting in WildRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | Noozhawk

    ... California Condors reintroduced into the wild, accompanied by two Andean condors 1997 Releases begin in Monterey County by Ventana Wildlife Society 2002 First chick born in the wild successfully fledges in Ventura County. Condors are released in ...

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  5. Attempted murder suspects ID'd following SWAT raidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | KION 46

    Update 8/11/2017 11:46 a.m. Two people have been arrested for attempted murder in connection to a shooting in July. Friday morning, Salinas SWAT and the Monterey County Sheriff's Office raided a home on the 200 block of Paloma Avenue in Salinas and a home in Greenfield.

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  6. At large suspect charged in San Miguel shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | Cal Coast News

    ... attempting murder with a firearm and having prior felony convictions. Carrasco's prior felonies occurred in Monterey County in 2008 and 2013 and were gang related, according to the criminal complaint in San Luis Obispo County. There is no word as to ...

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  7. Devon Alexander vs. Walter Castillo Set For October 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | Boxing Scene

    ... recently received an award for his community building presence in his hometown of Salinas, Calif. The Monterey County Board of Supervisors recognized Team Villa Boxing, a non-profit gym, for creating a safe space for low-income youths in East ...

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  8. Kickoff a 17: Change in coach, direction at GonzalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Monterey County Herald

    Every day until the Friday night lights glow over football fields around the Monterey Bay on Aug. 25, the Herald will feature one of Monterey County's 17 varsity football programs. For additional coverage of these teams now and during the season, including can't-miss Two Minute Grill videos, visit montereyherald.com/football GONZALES >> Turning around the fortunes of a program that hasn't sniffed the playoffs in 15 years overnight seems like a pipe dream.

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  9. Salinas police chief open to requests for SROsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Monterey County Herald

    ... he said. Claudia Melendez Salinas covers education, immigration, youth, children, women and Latino issues in Monterey County and beyond. Reach the author at [email protected] or follow Claudia on Twitter: @MelendezSalinas .

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  10. Code enforcement gives Lapis Road campers three weeks to vacate.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Monterey County Weekly

    ... to a man living in his RV. Residents were given three weeks' notice to vacate. Deputies coordinate with Monterey County social workers before talking to people living in their cars and RVs on Lapis Road. A deputy checks out an abandoned car on Lapis ...

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  11. Marijuana grow blamed for 2016 Loma Fire, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... off Loma Prieta Rd and Loma Chiquita Rd in Santa Clara County on Monday, Sept. 26, 2016. (Vern Fisher/The Monterey County Herald via AP) SANTA CRUZ MOUNTAINS >> A portable generator being used in a marijuana farm was the culprit in the devastating ...

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  12. Generator at pot grow linked to Northern California wildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    ... the evacuation of hundreds of residents from Santa Cruz and Santa Clara county neighborhoods. In nearby Monterey County, firefighters last year rescued several pot farmers who were trapped for three days by a fast-moving wildfire that destroyed 900 ...

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  13. Monterey County Grows Most Pinot Noir in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Wines & Vines

    According to the 2016 Crop Report recently released by the Monterey County Agricultural Commission, the crop value of wine grapes has increased to 5.6% of the county's $4.25 billion agriculture industry, a major gain over 2015. The report also notes that Monterey County is California's top producer by volume of Pinot Noir and the second-highest producer of Chardonnay.

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  14. A photo tour through the biggest used book sale in the county.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Monterey County Weekly

    ... book sale runs 11am-4pm Thursday (members' pre-sale), 10am-4pm Friday and Saturday, Aug. 10-12. Bookworms of Monterey County, time to unite. The annual Friends of Harrison Memorial Library book sale is happening, right now, and the pickings are ...

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  15. Car Week traffic is coming soon; here's info on how to cope.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Monterey County Weekly

    ... capacity to begin with. It's an event known around the world that attracts more than 85,000 visitors to Monterey County and sells out 36,200 room nights, according to a 2014 survey by the Monterey County Convention and Visitors Bureau. Attendees ...

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  16. The biggest condor recovery milestone yet: a second-generation wild-born condor.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Monterey County Weekly

    Juan Antonio Cervantes, 28, pleaded not guilty at his arraignment on Aug. 1 in Monterey County Superior Court. Prosecutors will present the basis of their case against him at a preliminary hearing set for Aug. 16. Juan Antonio Cervantes, 28, pleaded not guilty at his arraignment on Aug. 1 in Monterey County Superior Court.

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  17. Salinas Police suspected a killer from the start, but it took nine years to make an arrest.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Monterey County Weekly

    Juan Antonio Cervantes, 28, pleaded not guilty at his arraignment on Aug. 1 in Monterey County Superior Court. Prosecutors will present the basis of their case against him at a preliminary hearing set for Aug. 16. Juan Antonio Cervantes, 28, pleaded not guilty at his arraignment on Aug. 1 in Monterey County Superior Court.

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  18. Truth may be stranger than fiction, but that's all the more reason to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Monterey County Weekly

    More than 158,000 people have library cards at Monterey County Free Libraries, and last year made nearly 763,000 visits to the library and borrowed some 600,000 items. More than 158,000 people have library cards at Monterey County Free Libraries, and last year made nearly 763,000 visits to the library and borrowed some 600,000 items.

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  19. By the BookRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Monterey County Weekly

    If you've been looking for a way to escape the endless cycle of reality television, 24/7 cable coverage and bizarre tweets that constitute political "discourse'' these daysa There's an image of Henry Miller as a lusty, larger-than-life former Brooklynite who left an indelible imprint on Big Sur and our national literaturea The golden days of June, July and August are often reserved for festivals, vacations, beach days - and maybe finishing off the mountain of booksa Bookstores are still alive and well in Monterey County, even if they're few in number.

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  20. Interim principal named for Millennium charterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | Monterey County Herald

    SALINAS >> Trustees with Millennium Charter High School have appointed a veteran educator to fill in as principal in an interim capacity. Richard Diaz, a retired administrator with North Monterey County Unified School District, will welcome students Wednesday on their first day of classes for the 2017-18 school year.

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