Karen Flores wept throughout the several hour hearing as Judge George Eskin sentenced her to 10 years behind bars. She was immediately taken into custody. The 22-year veteran supervisor embezzled more than $600,000 from the city's parking citation fund over a span of seven years.
The Santa Maria Police Department is cracking down on illegal street racing and reckless drivers, a problem they say is gaining traction in the city.
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Volunteers from the public will now be used to help with beach cleanup and other tasks over the next several days. Here's how you can volunteer.
Three women are in the hospital with first-degree, and second-degree burns following a butane tank explosion at Cachuma Lake.
A 24-year-old field worker sustained several stab wounds after a fellow worker turned on him in an unprovoked attack according to the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office.
Oil spill cleanup volunteers are being warned not to go rogue in the wake of Plains All-American pipeline oil spill near Refugio State Beach.
The popular annual West Coast Kustoms Cruisin' Nationals car show brings in hundreds of cars and thousands of dollars to Santa Maria.
NewsChannel 3's Victoria Sanchez sits down with Art Professor Kim Yasuda.
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Many celebrities have served in the military over the years. In honor of Memorial Day, take a look at who served in what branch.
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