There was blood, injuries, and lots and lots of people needing medical attention. The 3rd annual Santa Barbara County CERT drill provided real world disaster preparedness training for citizens from throughout the Central Coast. Julie Jeakle, Carpinteria Emergency Services Coordinator, said "It's important to prepare. The fact is we never know when a disaster will happen, so it's important to be ready if it ever does."
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There is an active foot pursuit for a suspect near Coal Oil Point west of Isla Vista.
A Santa Barbara man given up for adoption at birth, met his sister for the first time this week. She had been searching for her long-lost brother for decades.
A motorist is recovering at the hospital from injuries suffered when his vehicle collided with a Chumash Casino bus. The bus was was not carrying any passengers at the time, according to officials.
Source: Lompoc Police Department
Lompoc police arrest a man connected to a tire slashing incident
Two-time Olympic gold medalist Craig Buck is in critical condition at UCLA's hospital after being injured in a biking accident in Hope Ranch October 5th.
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The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office is investigating a homicide at a residence in the 2200 block of Alamo Pintado Avenue in Los Olivos Thursday morning.
Kim Hamilton was mother of three with deep family roots in the area.
A young female paraglider pilot was forced to get a heart transplant and have her leg amputated last year. In a Newschannel Three exclusive, we share her inspiring story of how she isn't letting unexpected circumstances keep her from living life.
Police say confrontation between students in a parking lot at Northern Arizona University turned deadly early Friday when, police say, a freshman pulled a gun and shot four male students, killing one.
Three schools in Los Olivos have been placed on lock down Thursday morning as Sheriff's deputies swarm a home in the 2200 block of Alamo Pintado.
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