Content Tagged As santa_ynez

Tagged News

  • SMPD volunteers restore presidential humvee

    June 1, 2012 9:31 PM

    A humvee used by the secret service to protect president Ronald Reagan during the 1980's when he visited his Santa Barbara County ranch has been restored by police volunteers from Santa Maria. The vehicle was returned to the former "Western White House" ranch in a motorcade Friday morning from... more »
  • Gas tanker catches fire on Highway 154

    August 5, 2011 6:45 PM

    Some tense moments in the Santa Ynez Valley Friday when a gas tanker caught fire on Highway 154 just north of Edison. The driver told firefighters he heard a bang and pulled over. Just minutes later the cab burst into flames. The fire also spread to some nearby brush.... more »
  • Final ruling expected on Cold Spring Bridge suicide barrier

    May 31, 2011 1:03 PM

    Caltrans is likely to get final approval this morning from a superior court judge in Santa Barbara to continue building a suicide barrier on the Cold Spring Bridge on Highway 154. The judge issued a tentative ruling on Friday in favor of Caltrans. The bridge links Santa Ynez to... more »
  • One dead after bulldozer accident on San Marcos Pass

    December 11, 2010 8:22 PM

    The Santa Barbara County Fire Department says one person is dead after a bulldozer accident on San Marcos Pass in Santa Barbara. According to a fire spokesperson, the accident happened just after 4p.m. In the 2000 block of Old San Marcos Road in Santa Ynez. That's off Hwy. 154.... more »
  • Distracted driver causes fatal crash on Highway 154

    November 22, 2010 9:33 PM

    A Santa Maria man is dead tonight after his car was rear ended by a distracted driver on Highway 154. The Santa Barbara County Coroner's Office identified the man as 51-year-old John Schrader. It was one of two fatal crashes in Santa Barbara County today. The collision happened just before... more »
  • Search for gunman suspended after home burglary

    October 21, 2010 11:35 PM

    A home burglary in Santa Ynez prompts a massive search for an armed man. Santa Barbara County Sheriff's deputies say a man broke into a house on the 3300 block of Cimarron Drive in Santa Ynez. He threatened a woman with a gun and then took off. With a... more »
  • Animal shelter criticizes negative comments from volunteers

    June 24, 2010 10:04 PM

    The board of directors for the Santa Ynez Valley Humane Shelter says attacks against the shelter's management aren't true. Protesters have been speaking out against the shelter since two volunteers were asked to leave. The shelter says those volunteers did not follow proper protocol when caring for the animals.... more »
  • Housing authorities meet to tackle homelessness

    May 19, 2010 1:19 PM

    With hundreds of homeless families and individuals throughout Santa Barbara County, local housing authorities, non-profits, and community leaders are seeking solutions to end chronic homelessness. The Good Samaritan Shelter is hosting a Housing Conference today at the Santa Ynez Valley Marriot in Buellton. The conference aims to discuss... more »
  • Santa Ynez community mourns death of local veterinarian

    April 9, 2010 9:35 PM

    A Santa Ynez man dies in a plane crash in San Diego County. Investigators say 58-year-old Van Snow was piloting his home-made plane when it went down near the airport in Borrego Springs. Snow lived in Bakersfield before moving to Santa Ynez where he became a well-respected veterinarian in the... more »
  • Local veterinarian reportedly killed in San Diego County plane crash

    April 9, 2010 1:37 PM

    A 58-year old Santa Ynez man believe to have died in a San Diego plane crash yesterday was a successful equine veterinarian. Friends say he pioneered shockwave therapy for horses. Sheriff's investigators say Van Snow's plane went down Thursday afternoon near the airport in Borrego Springs. The NBC... more »
  • Family of Santa Ynez man reportedly killed in plane crash speaks out

    April 9, 2010 10:15 AM

    A Santa Ynez man dies in a plane crash in San Diego County. Sheriff's investigators say Van Snow's plane went down Thursday afternoon near the airport in Borrego Springs. The NBC station in bakersfield, KGET, tells us Snow was piloting the plane when it went down. They spoke... more »
  • Santa Ynez man reportedly killed in Southern California plane crash

    April 9, 2010 2:48 AM

    A Santa Ynez man has reportedly died after his small plane crashed in San Diego County. Sheriff's investigators say the plane went down Thursday afternoon near the airport in Borrego Springs. Our NBC affiliate in Bakersfield tells us Van Snow was piloting that plane when it went down. ... more »
  • Chumash offers free medical services to the uninsured

    April 7, 2010 4:01 PM

    Starting today, April 22, the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians is offering free basic medical, dental, and eye services to anyone in the community who does not have health insurance. The Santa Ynez Tribal Health Clinic is teaming up with Army Medcom, which is a unit of the... more »
  • Local residents react to death of John Forsythe

    April 2, 2010 7:22 PM

    A legendary actor and Central Coast resident passed away Thursday night, after a year-long battle with cancer. John Forsythe died in Santa Ynez of complications from a bout of pneumonia. His career spanned more than six decades in television, film and theatre. One of his most memorable roles was... more »
  • Los Olivos mourns death of local businessman and actor Fess Parker

    March 18, 2010 4:00 PM

    We lost an American icon today. "Davy Crockett" star and Central Coast vintner Fess Parker died today. A family spokesperson says he passed away at ten this morning of natural causes at his home in Santa Ynez. He was 85. While fess parker is best known for his work... more »
  • Santa Ynez Valley hotel receives green award

    November 12, 2009 5:43 PM

    The Santa Ynez Valley Marriott will be presented with a "Green Business Santa Barbara County" certification on November 18. According to a press release, the Marriott is the first hotel in Santa Barbara County to complete the Green Business Program requirements. The hotel's general manager said the staff... more »

Most Popular

Top Videos

1 2 3 4