Firefighters Struggle To Contain Growing Alisal Fire In Santa Barbara CountySmoke from the fire has been drifting into Ventura and Los Angeles counties.
'The Perfect Storm:' Alisal Fire In Santa Barbara County Explodes To 14,500 AcresIt is burning in an area that has not seen a wildfire since 1955.
Fast-Spreading Alisal Brush Fire Jumps 101 Freeway West Of Santa BarbaraThe fire had exploded to 3,900 acres as of Tuesday morning.
4 Killed In 2 Separate Crashes On 101 Freeway In GoletaThe freeway was shut down in both directions for most of Wednesday morning between Dos Pueblos Canyon and Winchester Canyon, according to the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office.
11 Firearms Stolen In Burglary Of Goleta Gun Store; $10,000 Reward Offered By ATF, National Shooting Sports FoundationFederal authorities say 11 firearms were stolen from Goodland Guns, 5731 Hollister Ave., during a burglary sometime between late July and early August.
Traffic Stop In Isla Vista Leads To Huge Cache Of Guns At Goleta HomeKyle Dodge, 36, faces several felony weapon and drug charges after being stopped for peeling out in front of pedestrians in the Isla Vista area at 12:43 a.m. Saturday.
LA County Dive Team Assists In Search For Downed Plane, Missing Lake Tahoe Woman Off Goleta BeachAuthorities say they are searching for a Cessna 182 Skyline and its solo occupant, 61-year-old Deborah Nicholson from the Lake Tahoe area.
Search Continues For Pilot Of Small Aircraft That Crashed After Leaving Santa Barbara AirportCrews were searching the water off the coast of Goleta Beach Park after a small aircraft went down soon after departing from Santa Barbara Airport.
Goleta Lab Develops Spray-On Coating That Can Keep Fruit Fresh As Long As A MonthIn Goleta, Apeel chemists have developed a coating that acts as a second skin for produce. The company claims the compounds they use all come from plants, and there’s no need to wash it off before eating them.
Howling Winds Take Down Trees, Could Lead To More Power Outages This WeekendStrong, gusty winds took down trees overnight and has SoCal Edison mulling more power outages to prevent equipment from sparking wildfires.
Brush Fire In Goleta Prompts Evacuations, Closes 101 FreewayA brush fire burning in Goleta prompted evacuations and partially closed the 101 Freeway Thursday.
Brush Fire Rips Through Goleta; At Least 20 Structures Destroyed, Thousands EvacuatedMandatory evacuations were issued for about 2,500 people.
20 Arrested In Santa Barbara County Prostitution StingA fake ad on the online site backpage lured 20 people to a Santa Barbara County hotel, where they were arrested on charged of soliciting prostitution.
GoPro Video Shows 'Aggressive' Hammerhead Shark Trying To Ram Kayaker: 'I Had To Hit Him Over 20 Times'Even after McCracken made it to shore at Gaviota State Park, the shark paced in three feet of water as if it was waiting for the him to return.
Natural Seepage Confirmed As Source Of Goleta Oil SheenAuthorities have confirmed natural seepage as the initial source for the Goleta beach oil sheen, officials said Monday.