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Salinas Crime Update

September 22, 2014 3:02 pm

SALINAS, CA- Over the weekend, Salinas Police Department was dispatched for two different counts of criminal activity. On September 19, Salinas PD received a report of a suspicious vehicle on Oyster Bar Circle. The information stated that there were four males inside of the vehicle, and that it was not a vehicle that belonged to […]

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Hidden Cameras Found in Church Bathroom

September 22, 2014 2:34 pm

SALINAS, CA- On September 19, Daniel Murguia was arrested and booked for several counts of Disorderly Conduct. At St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Salinas, a member of the church found what appeared to be a small camera in the ladies restroom. According to police, Murguia confessed to owning the camera and had placed the camera in various bathrooms […]

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American Idol’s Battle for the Silver Ticket

September 22, 2014 2:17 pm

SALINAS, CA- On Saturday, September 20, at the Salinas Northridge Shopping Mall, 25 year old Manuel Romero won the Battle for the Silver Ticket Contest. Manuel wowed the judges, getting a perfect score in all three categories; singing, stage presence, and overall impression. Manuel has been singing since he was 2 years old in both Spanish […]

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Central Valley Escapees Captured

September 21, 2014 10:10 pm

MADERA, Calif. — Authorities have caught all five of the inmates who escaped from the Madera County Jail on Friday night. The Madera County Sheriff’s Office says deputies arrested Roel Soliz, 29, in Fairmead just before 3 p.m. Sunday. The other four inmates, Juan Lopez, 30, Abel Ramos, 25, Ricardo Cendejas, 19, and Jorge Lopez-Diaz, […]

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California Fires Cancel Lake Tahoe Iron Man Triathalon

September 21, 2014 10:04 pm

RENO, Nev. — Ironman races in Lake Tahoe were canceled on Sunday due to smoke and unhealthy air quality from a northern California wildfire. Ironman Lake Tahoe and Ironman 70.3 Lake Tahoe operations manager Keats McGonigal said the mood was “somber” when the decision was announced.

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Veterans Community Health Fair

September 19, 2014 11:10 am

SALINAS, CA- Get the information you need to make informed decisions regarding your benefits and the community resources available to you. Sunday, October 12, 2014 from 10:00am-3:00pm located at the American Legion Post 31, 14 West Laurel Drive, Salinas CA 93906 There will be a Veterans Mobile Van, Community Resources, Medical Care Providers, Financial Planning, […]

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St. Paul’s Episcopal Church’s Annual Tri-Tip BBQ Fundraiser

September 19, 2014 10:36 am

SALINAS, CA- St. Paul’s Episcopal Church’s annual Tri-Tip BBQ fund raiser will be on October 6, 2014, to help support their community outreach services. If you want some awesome BBQ join St. Paul’s from 11:00am to 6:30pm. Each meal includes a generous portion of tri-tip, salsa, a freshly baked roll, green salad, fresh strawberries and […]

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Sister of Arson Suspect Speaks Out.

September 18, 2014 10:45 pm

The sister of arson suspect Wayne Huntsman spoke out from her Salinas home, saying she does not think her brother set the fires in El Dorado County,

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Arrest Made in Wildfire

September 18, 2014 10:39 pm

A raging wildfire in Northern California was purposely sparked, setting off a blaze now threatening 12,000 homes and costing around $5 million a day to fight, fire officials alleged Thursday afternoon. Police charged a 37-year-old man with “willfully and maliciously” causing the blaze known as the King Fire, according to a criminal complaint filed in […]

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New Domestic Violence Charge Leveled In 49er Ray McDonald Case

September 18, 2014 10:31 pm

SAN JOSE — Three months before San Francisco 49er Ray McDonald’s August arrest on suspicion of domestic violence, police responded to his home after a woman allegedly grabbed a gun in an argument with her fiancé, according to a police report released Thursday. The May 25 report does not name either McDonald or the woman, […]

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