Colorado Fire In Big Sur Is 95% ContainedThe Colorado Fire that has been burning near Big Sur in Monterey County is now 95 percent contained.
Rare Winter Wildfire Along Coast Tears Through Monterey County, Closes Highway 1A winter wildfire is tearing through Monterey County, closing Highway 1 and forcing hundreds to evacuate. Cal Fire says wildfires like the Colorado Fire are rare at the coast.
Colorado Fire Prompts Evacuations In Monterey County, 35% ContainedA wildfire that began Friday night has prompted evacuations in Monterey County.
Rancho Cordova Woman And Her Dog Killed In Monterey Plane CrashA Rancho Cordova woman died after a plane crashed into a home in Monterey County.
Reward Offered After Projectiles Launched At Vehicles On Highway 101Authorities have offered a reward for information leading to whoever launched projectiles at nearly 50 vehicles along a busy highway in Northern California.
Escaped Monterey County Murder Suspects Recaptured By U.S. Customs And Border ProtectionTwo inmates accused of murder who escaped from a Monterey County jail have been recaptured, according to the sheriff’s office.
Escaped Monterey County Murder Suspect Possibly Located At Marina Motel 6One of the Salinas murder suspects who escaped from the Monterey County Jail over the weekend may have been located Tuesday at a Motel 6 in Marina, according to authorities.
Sheriff: Inmates Escaped Through Hole Cut In Ceiling At Monterey County JailThe two inmates who escaped a Northern California jail Sunday cut a hole in the ceiling of their building, the Monterey County Sheriff's Office said.
Murder Suspects Escape Monterey County JailTwo murder suspects escaped from a Monterey jail early Sunday.
California Court Cites DNA, Overturns Murder Conviction For Man Who Spent Last 33 Years In PrisonA man who has spent 33 years in prison may be freed after a California appeals court overturned his murder conviction based on new DNA testing.
A Complaint Of Children Selling Candy Leads To Arrest Of Woman For Child AbductionMonterey County deputies say Michelle Lynn Dorsey appeared to have taken five children from Sacramento.
This Northern California County Just Slashed Its Pot TaxesA Northern California county slashed its marijuana tax rate, yielding to growers' complaints and over the objections of local law enforcement.
California Teacher Accidentally Fires Gun, Injures Student During Safety LessonA 17-year-old student was injured by a bullet fragment or by debris that fell off the ceiling.
With Pot Soon To Be Legal, Are Magic Mushrooms The Next Frontier?Now that pot will soon be legal in California, a Monterey County mayoral candidate is looking beyond marijuana to mushrooms.
Good Samaritan Credited With Finding Boy Abducted From SoledadPolice in San Jose, California say a good Samaritan pulled a car seat from the back of a car after spotting a missing baby with a man who appeared to be under the influence of drugs.