A scheduled operational test of an unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile from Vandenberg Air Force Base was aborted prior t…
On person sustained moderate injuries Tuesday during a robbery along Via Alta in Orcutt, and the suspect remains at large, according to Santa …
Local law enforcement, including the Sheriff's Office, said the rule of law was upheld by the jury's conviction Tuesday of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, while a representative of the local NAACP called the ruling "just," and called for a review of police use-of-force policies.
Block grant funds available to be awarded to recommended projects and programs during the 2021-22 fiscal year is $530,174.
The covid relief bill signed by President Joe Biden a week ago includes billions of dollars in new health benefits for consumers. But those benefits may be hard for people to take advantage of because of the interaction with the income tax system and the lack of experts to help them navigate the system.
A spokesman for Caltrans District 5 said delays are not expected to exceed 10 minutes as motorists encounter one-way reversing traffic control from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fridays.
Motorists can expect delays on Highway 246 from Freear Drive to Thumbelina Drive near Buellton beginning Monday, March 15. Weather permitting, a one-week tree trimming project will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, causing some road delays, a Caltrans District 5 spokesman said.
A 21-year-old female from Guadalupe died Wednesday after her vehicle went over the side of Highway 101 and collided with a tree north of the G…
Santa Maria Police detectives are investigating the suspicious death of a man Tuesday at a residence in the 400 block of West Street.
A settlement has been reached between Santa Barbara County officials and the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians, who lost a Superior Court challenge last year over a $175,000 refund in taxes it sought to recover from a 2015 assessment of its Camp 4 property.
The Santa Maria Fairpark may not be the picture of financial health it was in 2019, but it’s surviving the COVID-19 pandemic without any help from the state by taking new approaches to old events.
Every Thursday, Lompoc Record editors will reach into the newspaper's 146-years of digital archives to offer you "Throwback Thursday," reminiscing about the rich history of the Lompoc Valley.
One person sustained minor injuries Monday in a traffic collision that occurred near the intersection of South Broadway and East Inger Drive.
Around half of Santa Barbara County health care workers eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine have declined receiving any doses, county public hea…
Los Padres National Forest officials said they will begin annual prescribed burning over the next few months, with specific dates and location…
Lompoc city officials are asking community members to weigh in on goals and priorities as planning for the 2021-23 city budget begins.
CalMatters Commentary - While California’s politicians wrangle, millions of school kids are stuck at home due to COVID-19 and their educations are suffering.
CalMatters Commentary - It’s not certain that Gov. Newsom's decrees have worked, given the most recent surge in COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths, but it is certain that they have had devastating economic impacts, as the newest report on employment underscores
Santa Maria Police officials identified 35-year-old Kevin Alan Najarro as the man who was killed in Saturday's shooting on West El Camino Street.
California Highway Patrol officials identified 29-year-old Esteban Zuniga as the Grover Beach man struck and killed by a vehicle driven by a Santa Maria man on Highway 101 in Arroyo Grande Dec. 3.
Solvang city officials flipped the switch on the city's famous Julefest celebration by lighting the city's Christmas tree at Solvang Park on T…
Santa Maria Police Chief Phil Hansen has confirmed that he will retire next month after nearly 45 years in law enforcement.