Monterey Bay Aquarium Breeds First Puffin Chick

Monterey Bay Aquarium Breeds First Puffin Chick

Monterey, CA…The new resident is the result of the Aquarium’s first attempt to breed tufted puffins on its premises. The Aquarium’s work is part of an Association of Zoos and Aquarium’s Species Survival Plan that oversees the health and breeding of over 180 tufted puffins at 14 different organizations with the goal of maintaining a genetically diverse, demographically varied, […]

Santa Cruz Police ATM Burglary Arrest

Santa Cruz Police ATM Burglary Arrest

Santa Cruz, CA…Early this morning, Santa Cruz Police arrested a suspect connected with several ATM heists that occurred over the past couple of days after a five-hour-long standoff with law enforcement. On Tuesday, August 24, 2021, at 12:30 am, Santa Cruz Police responded to a commercial business alarm in the 2100 block of Mission Street. […]

Thieving Pair of Suspects Arrested After String of Vehicle Thefts

Thieving Pair of Suspects Arrested After String of Vehicle Thefts

Seaside, CA…The Monterey County Sheriff’s Office made the arrests yesterday…”This afternoon, Deputies responded to multiple reports of vehicles being burglarized on Highway 1 south of Carmel. During the investigation our Big Sur resident deputy located video of the suspect vehicle. Deputies knew the suspects would likely attempt to purchase items with the newly stolen credit […]

Dignity Health and Anthem Reach New Agreement in California

Dignity Health and Anthem Reach New Agreement in California

Santa Cruz, CA…Dignity Health and Anthem Blue Cross (Anthem) announced that they have reached agreement on a new, multi-year contract that allows Anthem-insured patients to maintain in network access to Dignity Health services, facilities and providers. The new agreement is retroactive to July 15, the date the previous contract expired, and any care received since […]

World’s Largest Battery Facility at Moss Landing Just got Bigger & Helping Grid Reliability this Summer

World’s Largest Battery Facility at Moss Landing Just got Bigger &  Helping Grid Reliability this Summer

Moss Landing, CA…Vistra (NYSE: VST) recently completed construction on Phase II of its Moss Landing Energy Storage Facility. The battery system is now storing power and releasing it to California’s grid when it is needed. The 100-megawatt expansion now brings the facility’s total capacity to 400 megawatts/1,600 megawatt-hours, making it the largest of its kind […]

Governor Newsom and EPA Administrator Regan Discuss Shared Commitment to Supporting Communities Recovering from Wildfires, Efforts to Tackle Climate Crisis

Governor Newsom and EPA Administrator Regan Discuss Shared Commitment to Supporting Communities Recovering from Wildfires, Efforts to Tackle Climate Crisis

Boulder Creek, CA…A day after the one-year anniversary of the CZU Lightning Complex, Governor Gavin Newsom, U.S. EPA Administrator Michael S. Regan and FEMA Region 9 Administrator Robert J. Fenton Jr. discussed the state and federal wildfire recovery efforts underway at Big Basin Redwoods State Park and in communities across the state, as well as […]

Attempted Murder Suspect Arrested for Riverside Road Shooting

Attempted Murder Suspect Arrested for Riverside Road Shooting

Santa Cruz, CA…At around 1:00pm yesterday 47-year-old Edgar Ayala was arrested in Watsonville. He was wanted for his involvement in an attempted murder on Riverside Road back in June. Shortly after the June 23rd shooting, Ayala was identified as the suspect. The investigation led detectives to the 2700 Block of Freedom Blvd. With the help […]

Monterey County Sheriff’s Logs for August 15, 16 & 17, 2021

Monterey County Sheriff’s Logs for August 15, 16 & 17, 2021

Salinas, CA…The Monterey County Sheriff’s Daily Activity Logs. The latest log is below… Date/Time Charges Location Deputy Report No. MONTEREY COUNTY, CALIFORNIA OFFICE OF THE SHERIFF Proudly protecting the community since 1850 1414 Natividad Road, Salinas, CA 93906 ■ (831) 755-3700 ■ www.montereysheriff.org This information is being provided in accordance with the California Public Records […]