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  1. MOXI Museum Welcomes Sam McIlraith as Director of Development, CommunicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Noozhawk

    ... and project management that makes her an ideal fit for MOXI." McIlraith comes to MOXI from Foodbank of Santa Barbara County, where she spearheaded annual giving programs as well as major and planned giving. Prior to that, she spent more than 15 ...

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  2. Two Wanted People Arrested in Santa MariaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Santa Barbara Independent

    ... Team found Limon in the Tanglewood neighborhood after he escaped from his electronic monitoring system. Santa Barbara County Air Support and Sheriff's patrol deputies aided the search at the 1900 block of Elmwood Drive. Once captured, Limon was ...

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  3. Gender Neutral Restroom Opens at Dos Pueblos HighRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Santa Barbara Independent

    A gender-neutral restroom opened on Friday at Dos Pueblos High School, the first of its kind in Santa Barbara County. Formerly a girls-only bathroom, the six-stall restroom is open to all students.

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  4. Roger Lytel, Partner of Lytel & Lytel, LLP, Is Selected as "Top 100...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SBWire

    Leading Santa Barbara County Defense Attorney Roger Lytel, Partner of Lytel & Lytel, LLP, is selected as "Top 100 Trial Lawyers" by The National Trial Lawyers, which is a member-driven organization composed of the premier trial lawyers from across the country. Only the top 100 trial lawyers from each state or highly-populated regions of certain states who are actively practicing in civil plaintiff and/or criminal defense law are eligible for invitation.

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  5. South Coast BiasRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Santa Barbara Independent

    For too long, the Central Coast has been represented in Congress by Lois Capps. During this time, there has been a bias toward Santa Barbara and neglect toward the needs of rural Santa Barbara County, northern Santa Barbara County, and San Luis Obispo County.

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  6. Sister has faith that missing teen Pearl Pinson is alive as search endsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    ... Castro was spotted at 3:10 p.m. near Los Alamos heading south alone on the 101 Freeway, according to Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department spokeswoman Kelly Hoover. Authorities followed Castro, who at one point drove the wrong way on the ...

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  7. Injured Dog, Backpackers Airlifted from Santa Barbara BackcountryRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    An injured Labrador retriever and his human backpacking companions were airlifted from the San Rafael Wilderness Monday by a Santa Barbara County helicopter, with the help of the sheriff's Search and Rescue Team. An injured dog and his human backpacking companions were airlifted out of Los Padres National Forest on Monday by a Santa Barbara County helicopter.

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  8. Search for missing teen on Northern California coast endsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    This undated photo provided by the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office shows Pearl Pinson. Authorities are hoping to find the missing teenage girl alive as they frantically search a wide swath of California for her Friday, May 27, 2016, a day after the man suspected of abducting her died in a shootout with police.

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  9. Three cars collide in Santa Barbara County's Windy GapRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Cal Coast News

    A three-car crash in Santa Barbara County's Windy Gap area sent one vehicle plunging off the road and five people to Cottage Hospital. In all, eight people suffered injuries in the crash, and five had to be extricated from vehicles.

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  10. Snowline school district names Ryan Holman as new superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | District Administration

    By a unanimous vote, the Snowline Joint Unified School District Board of Trustees approved the appointment of Dr. Ryan Holman to become Superintendent of the district last week. Holman, a 22-year employee of Snowline, will be the successor of active Superintendent Luke Ontiveros, who has accepted the position of superintendent in the Santa Maria-Bonita School District in Santa Barbara County.

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  11. Firefighters Show They Give A Hoot as They Rescue Baby OwlRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    Santa Barbara County firefighters on Monday rescued a baby great horned owl reportedly stuck for a couple of days in the chimney of a Solvang home. Firefighters were called to assist with the rescue just before noon after a report the owl had been stuck in the chimney for two days, said fire Capt.

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  12. Mark Sylvester: What Does the Open Door Mean to You?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    ... table before. They talked about how to redesign the entire food distribution and growing patterns of Santa Barbara County. We have a $1.2 billion agricultural industry, we import 97 percent of our food and export 98 percent of the food grown ...

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  13. Graduation Ceremonies Set for Santa Barbara County High School SeniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    Summer brings a well-deserved break for local high school students. Graduating seniors, however, have one more task ahead before the festivities begin - cross the stage in their cap and gown to receive a high school diploma.

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  14. Deputies Respond to Man With Crossbow in Vandenberg VillageRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    Sheriff's deputies converged on a neighborhood near Lompoc on Sunday after a man was seen walking in the area with a crossbow and a knife. Shortly before 8:30 a.m., a citizen called 9-1-1 to report the man on the 600 block of Carina Drive in Vandenberg Village, said Kelly Hoover, a spokeswoman for the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department .

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  15. Judge Rules Human-Trafficking Suspect Should Go to TrialRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    A man accused of human-trafficking two females will be tried on the charges, a Santa Barbara County Superior Court judge ruled last week. The preliminary hearing for Marcale Emon Alexander, who is from the Bakersfield area, occurred before Judge John McGregor, who determined that enough evidence exists to hold the defendant to answer to the charges.

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  16. Search For Missing Vallejo Teen Called Off; Sister Insists She Is Still AliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sfist

    ... Vallejo. Following an Amber Alert for the 19-year-old's car, the man, Fernando Castro, was spotted in Santa Barbara County where he gave chase and engaged in a fire fight with sheriff's deputies. He was subsequently shot and killed, and his alleged ...

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  17. Hib Halverson: 'Leadership' or Leadership, That Is the QuestionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Noozhawk

    ... his continued service on the board teach him something of the subject? Had he been a real leader, Santa Barbara County would not have built up more than $1 million - that's a freakin' billion with a "B" - worth of pension debt and deferred ...

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  18. Workforce Development Board Earns $2 Million in Grants, Develops Jobs Program for Santa Maria YouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Noozhawk

    The Federal Department of Labor awarded the Workforce Development Board of Santa Barbara County a $2 million grant to prepare and connect Santa Maria youth to employment opportunities. The City of Santa Maria is one of 11 communities across the country to receive the competitive grant funding and the only awardee in California.

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  19. 'She's alive, and I know it,' sister of kidnapped Pearl Pinson says as search endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    ... Castro was spotted at 3:10 p.m. near Los Alamos heading south alone on the 101 Freeway, according to Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department spokeswoman Kelly Hoover. Authorities followed Castro, who at one point drove the wrong way on the ...

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  20. Tips sought as search for missing teen keeps coming up emptyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Post-Bulletin

    This undated photo provided by the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office shows Pearl Pinson. Authorities are hoping to find the missing teenage girl alive as they frantically search a wide swath of California for her Friday, May 27, 2016, a day after the man suspected of abducting her died in a shootout with police.

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