Revitalization work in Oldtown Salinas reaches major milestone

REVITALIZATION WORK IN OLDTOWN SALINAS REACHES MAJOR MILESTONE

Small businesses in Oldtown Salinas are struggling to survive the pandemic, but on Monday they received some good news just in time...

Jogger fights off groper on Rec Trail, police search for suspect

JOGGER FIGHTS OFF GROPER ON REC TRAIL, POLICE SEARCH FOR SUSPECT

The woman was able to fight off the man and he ran from the area.

 
 
 
Watsonville chop shop dismantled by police, CHP

WATSONVILLE CHOP SHOP DISMANTLED BY POLICE, CHP

Officers located several cars that were actively being dismantled, chopped apart, and identified two Honda's that were stolen.

All growers and farm employees named 2020 Santa Cruz County 'Farmer of the Year'

ALL GROWERS AND FARM EMPLOYEES NAMED 2020 SANTA CRUZ COUNTY 'FARMER OF THE YEAR'

The award is presented annually to the farmer, or who have contributed beyond their normal farming duties to help the community.

 
 
 
Michigan certifies win for Biden despite President Trump's attempts to delay

MICHIGAN CERTIFIES WIN FOR BIDEN DESPITE PRESIDENT TRUMP'S ATTEMPTS TO DELAY

Michigan election officials on Monday certified Democrat Joe Biden's 154,000-vote victory in the state amid President Donald Trump's...

Gov. Newsom holds COVID news briefing while quarantining

GOV. NEWSOM HOLDS COVID NEWS BRIEFING WHILE QUARANTINING

Gov. Gavin Newsom is scheduled to hold a news conference Monday afternoon with the latest on the state's response to the coronavirus...

 
 
 
Mistletoe sales are down this year

MISTLETOE SALES ARE DOWN THIS YEAR

Needless to say, kissing strangers during a pandemic is discouraged.

'Impossible to stay here': Tech icon criticizes San Francisco, announces move

'IMPOSSIBLE TO STAY HERE': TECH ICON CRITICIZES SAN FRANCISCO, ANNOUNCES MOVE

"I think San Francisco is just so massively improperly run and managed that it's impossible to stay here."

 
 
 
Gov. Newsom, family quarantines after exposure to CHP officer who tested positive

GOV. NEWSOM, FAMILY QUARANTINES AFTER EXPOSURE TO CHP OFFICER WHO TESTED POSITIVE

Gov. Gavin Newsom said he and his family will quarantine after three of his children were exposed to a California Highway Patrol officer...

How Prop. 15's defeat impacts California schools

HOW PROP. 15'S DEFEAT IMPACTS CALIFORNIA SCHOOLS

As many schools across California remain shuttered because of the COVID-19 pandemic, institutions face another uncertain future - a...

 
 
 
The best LED string lights for energy-efficient ambiance

THE BEST LED STRING LIGHTS FOR ENERGY-EFFICIENT AMBIANCE

Shine bright like an *energy-efficient* diamond.

Man leaves $3K tip for a beer as Ohio restaurant closes

MAN LEAVES $3K TIP FOR A BEER AS OHIO RESTAURANT CLOSES

“I ran after him and he said no mistake we will see you when you reopen!”

 
 
 
A Temperature Rollercoaster Ride into Thanksgiving

A TEMPERATURE ROLLERCOASTER RIDE INTO THANKSGIVING

KSBW 8 Meteorologist Art Jarrett has your local forecast.

SUNDAY P.M KSBW WEATHER FORECAST 11.22.20

KSBW Meteorologist Jonathan Bass has your work week forecast

 
 
 
Restaurants work to keep parklet patios safe after teen crashes into Salinas dining tent

RESTAURANTS WORK TO KEEP PARKLET PATIOS SAFE AFTER TEEN CRASHES INTO SALINAS DINING TENT

Keeping customers safe is top-of-mind, said one owner

Officer reunites family with dog missing for 5 years

OFFICER REUNITES FAMILY WITH DOG MISSING FOR 5 YEARS

Rocket was found nearly 40 miles from home.

 
 
 
Police: Hiker told women he had COVID then spit at them

POLICE: HIKER TOLD WOMEN HE HAD COVID THEN SPIT AT THEM

Police in central Massachusetts are asking for the public's help in identifying a hiker who told other hikers he had COVID and spit...

'Never give up hope': Man fighting COVID-19 goes home after 118 days in hospital

'NEVER GIVE UP HOPE': MAN FIGHTING COVID-19 GOES HOME AFTER 118 DAYS IN HOSPITAL

Darell Slater's family celebrated his release after doctors gave him a 5% chance of survival.

 
 
 
CHOMP asking for participants in COVID-19 therapeutic clinical trial

CHOMP ASKING FOR PARTICIPANTS IN COVID-19 THERAPEUTIC CLINICAL TRIAL

Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula is asking COVID-19 positive patients to participate in a worldwide clinical trial for...

Central Coast foodbanks feeding double the families compared to last Thanksgiving

CENTRAL COAST FOODBANKS FEEDING DOUBLE THE FAMILIES COMPARED TO LAST THANKSGIVING

Thanksgiving is just days away and the need for food this holiday season continues to climb on the Central Coast

 
 
 



'Jeopardy!' announces it will resume production Nov. 30 with a familiar...

'Jeopardy!' announces it will resume production Nov. 30 with a familiar interim host

Longtime host Alex Trebek died earlier this month after battling pancreatic cancer for over a year. Read more ...

Michigan certifies win for Biden despite President Trump's attempts to delay

Michigan certifies win for Biden despite President Trump's attempts to delay

Michigan election officials on Monday certified Democrat Joe Biden's 154,000-vote victory in the state amid President Donald Trump's attempts to subvert the results of the... Read more ...

Biden taps ex-Fed chair Yellen to lead treasury, reports say

Biden taps ex-Fed chair Yellen to lead treasury, reports say

She would be the first woman to lead the Treasury Department in a line stretching back to Alexander Hamilton in 1789. Read more ...

Dow climbs 328 points amid reports Janet Yellen will be named Treasury Secretary

Dow climbs 328 points amid reports Janet Yellen will be named Treasury Secretary

Summary List Placement US stocks gained on Monday amid reports that former Fed Chair Janet Yellen would be selected as President-elect Joe Biden's Treasury Secretary. The news... Read more ...

Pope Francis backs George Floyd protests, blasts virus skeptics in new book

Pope Francis backs George Floyd protests, blasts virus skeptics in new book

“Let Us Dream” aims to outline Francis' vision of a more economically and environmentally just post-coronavirus world. But it also offers new personal insights into the pope... Read more ...

The National Zoo's baby panda has a name, and it means 'little miracle'

The National Zoo's baby panda has a name, and it means 'little miracle'

The Smithsonian National Zoo's newest little miracle finally has a name, and it's as sweet as he is. Read more ...

Man leaves $3K tip for a beer as Ohio restaurant closes for virus

Man leaves $3K tip for a beer as Ohio restaurant closes for virus

A customer left a $3,000 tip for a single beer as a restaurant voluntarily closed because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more ...

US tells GM to recall and repair up to 6 million trucks with Takata inflators

US tells GM to recall and repair up to 6 million trucks with Takata inflators

Twenty-seven people have been killed worldwide by the exploding inflators including 18 in the U.S. Read more ...

Biden's Secretary of State Pick Bodes Return to Normalcy for Weary Diplomats

Biden's Secretary of State Pick Bodes Return to Normalcy for Weary Diplomats

Diplomats express relief over Blinken's expected nomination after four years of bruising political battles and mismanagement under Trump. Read more ...

Oxford English Dictionary couldn't pick just one 'word of the year' for 2020

Oxford English Dictionary couldn't pick just one 'word of the year' for 2020

The Oxford English Dictionary has been unable to name its traditional word of the year for 2020, instead exploring how far and how quickly the language has developed this year. Read more ...