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Reports: Child ejected in two car crash south of Salinas
SALINAS, Calif. - Monterey County Dispatch told KION a child was ejected from a vehicle in a two car crash just south of Salinas.The accident occurred on Highway 101 South near Potter Road around 12:30 p.m. Wednesday.A delivery truck is blocking the northbound lanes and at least one lane going south
Major injury crash on Highway 101 in Salinas
SALINAS, Calif. —A helicopter is landing on Highway 101 in Salinas next the Spence Road exit to transport crash victims to trauma centers.A witness told KSBW that a young boy was ejected from one of the wrecked vehicles and he landed in the southbound lane.AdvertisementThe crash happened at 12:35 p.
Salinas police seek suspect in violent attack at skate park
SALINAS, Calif. - The Salinas Police Department needs the publics help identifying a person involved in a violent attack earlier this month.SPD posted a picture of the suspect they believe was involved in an attack on August 7, at Natividad Creek Skate Park. They also need help contacting the victim
Monterey Bar to fight city sound ordinance
Anthony Buich, the owner of the Bull and Bear Whiskey Bar and Taphouse, told KION a legal battle they’re in over a city sound ordinance could cost them their business.
Multiple grass fires along Highway 101 in Salinas
Highway 101 fireSOURCE: Kami LymanSALINAS, Calif. —A brush fire caused some lanes of Highway 101 in Salinas to be closed during Tuesday evening's rush-hour commute.Multiple small fires ignited along the highway near the Laurel Road exit around 5:15 p.m.AdvertisementWitnesses said the blaze appeared
Fecal Contamination Detected At 3 Monterey County Beaches
MONTEREY COUNTY, CA — Advisories have been posted at three Monterey County beaches due to fecal contamination and visitors are asked to avoid recreational contact with the water, county officials announced Tuesday. High levels of indicator bacteria, which test for fecal contamination, showed up in s
Bauchou fails to advance at U.S. Amateur in Pebble Beach
PEBBLE BEACH, CA (WSET) Forest native Zach Bauchou failed to advance Wednesday morning in that big 24-player playoff for the final match play spot in the U.S. Amateur in Pebble Beach.Only two of 24 birdied the opening par-3 hole with Jacob Bergeron of Louisiana winning on the next hole.
Pastor of Christian Memorial Tabernacle ready to fight Seaside, developer for right to stay in church
But the church’s pastor, Dr. Samuel E. Gaskins Sr., is not budging nor does he plan to without fighting for what he says he was promised or at least being compensated for the work that has gone into making the building the church is located in habitable.
Church fights to stay put, despite Seaside development project
The chapel was owned by the U.S. Army for the former Fort Ord, until Gaskins says they gave it to him when he was looking for a new location for his church. He's a 20-year armed forces veteran, himself.
Seaside Family Health Center celebrating 25th anniversary
It was just last year when the Seaside Family Health Center, as it's now referred to, moved to an 18,000 square foot facility with about 73 employees. Serving more than 10,000 residents each year.
New Salinas high school's construction delayed
Rancho San Juan High School was supposed to open this fall. School leaders received a progress report Tuesday on the long-delayed construction of Salinas' newest high school.
Jacob Bergeron earns final match-play spot in thrilling U.S. Amateur playoff
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. – You could say Jacob Bergeron has a love-hate relationship with his 4-iron. But on Wednesday morning at Pebble Beach, that club helped him keep his U.S. Amateur title hopes alive. As he warmed up for Wednesday morning’s 24-for-1 playoff for the final match-play spot, Bergeron h
Ex-Monterey County CHP officer convicted of rape
Jacob Mark Duenas, 37, was fired from his CHP job in Salinas after he pleaded no contest to molesting two girls, ages 13 and 14, in 2008. He was a CHP officer at the time of the abuse.
Fires slowing Hwy 101 traffic in Salinas
The fires, reported at about 5:15 p.m. along the right shoulder, sometimes rose several feet high, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Greenfield attempted murder suspect arrested in NorCal for 2017 stabbing
Following a 20-month long investigation, on August 10, 2018, Greenfield police officers traveled to Yuba City and arrested 30-year-old Agustin Cabrera Serrano for attempted murder.
MPUSD aims for safe routes to school for Marina, Seaside students
SEASIDE, Calif. - Whether it's by bike, on foot or alongside a parent--a safe route to school for your child is always wanted, however not often guaranteed.
Watsonville Police holding DUI checkpoints
Over the past three years, Watsonville Police have investigated 149 DUI collisions, one person was killed and 24 others hurt.
Alabama’s Davis Riley Advances to Match Play at 2018 U.S. Amateur Championship - Alabama Athletics
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. –Alabama men's golferDavis Rileyfinished stroke play at the 2018 United States Amateur Championship tied for 24thoverall with a 36-hole total of 1-over par 144 (74-70). As a result, the Crimson Tide senior is one of 64 golfers to advance to the match play portion of the event, w
7-Eleven giving away free Slurpees
Starting Monday (8/13), the convenience store is offering a two-for-one deal on Slurpee’s. If you purchase one, the second Slurpee is free in the flavor of your choice.
Suspected burglar, gang member caught with guns and drugs, Salinas police say
Chris Verduzco, 31, faces burglary, gun and drug charges after his arrest during a traffic stop near the intersection of West Rossi and Powell streets, Salinas police said in a social media post at about 7:50 p.m. Sunday.