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THE CITY OF CARMEL IS PLANNING TO CURB BONFIRES TO MAKE THEIR BEACH SAFER.   OFFICIALS ARE LOOKING FOR WAYS TO ALLOW FIRES, WHILE MAINTAINING CARMEL BEACH’S APPEARANCE AND SAFETY STANDARDS.    POSSIBLE MEASURES INCLUDE LIMITING THE NUMBER OF BONFIRES, ADDING FIRE PITS, OR INSTALLING PROPANE FIRES.    CARMEL BEACH IS ONE OF FEW LOCAL BEACHES THAT DOES NOT BAN BONFIRES.

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AN OFFICER HAS BEEN INJURED IN A HIT-AND-RUN NEAR PRUNEDALE.  THE INCIDENT OCCURRED WHEN THE OFFICER ATTEMPTED TO PULL OVER A VEHICLE FOR SPEEDING, OFF NORTHBOUND 101 BEFORE HIGHWAY 156 YESTERDAY (SUN). OFFICIALS SAY THE DRIVER STEPPED ON THE BRAKES, CAUSING THE OFFICER’S MOTORCYCLE TO COLLIDE INTO THE CAR, AND THEN SPED OFF.    CALIFORNIA HIGHWAY PATROL IS STILL LOOKING FOR THE SUSPECT WHO WAS DRIVING A GRAY ACURA S-U-V WITH A PARTIAL PLATE OF 6-P-A.

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3 MEMBERS OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES FOR NATIVIDAD MEDICAL CENTER ANNOUNCED THEIR RESIGNATIONS.  CHAIRMAN ROY ROBBINS, FINANCE COMMITTEE CHAIR RODNEY BRAGA, AND GOVERNANCE CHAIR MARGARET EATON STATED IN A LETTER TO A MONTEREY COUNTY SUPERVISOR THAT THEY WERE NOT ABLE TO WORK WITHIN THE PRACTICES OF THE COUNTY GOVERNMENT AND ITS SLOW PACE.   THE RESIGNATIONS GO IN TO EFFECT APRIL 1ST.

 

 

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A SAVE OUR SHORES CLEAN UP OF SEABRIGHT BEACH BROUGHT OUT HUNDREDS OF VOLUNTEERS. THE HIGH COMMUNITY TURNOUT WAS ATTRIBUTED TO THE PRIDE LOCALS HAVE FOR THEIR BEACHES AND THAT THEY GOT TO PICK UP TRASH, NEXT TO VOLUNTEERS FROM THE SANTA CRUZ WARRIORS BASKET BALL TEAM.

 

 

 

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A SANTA CRUZ MAN WAS SENTENCED TO 50 YEARS IN PRISON.    66 YEAR OLD JOHN CLAUER WAS FOUND GUILTY IN JANUARY, OF THE APRIL 2011 MURDER OF 30 YEAR HEATHER STEARN IN HIS EAST CLIFF DRIVE APARTMENT.  THE MURDER WENT UNNOTICED FOR 2 WEEKS UNTIL NEIGHBORS COMPLAINED OF THE STENCH. INVESTIGATORS FOUND STEARNS BODY IN CLAUER’S BED. CLAUER WILL NOT BE ELIGIBLE FOR PAROLE UNTIL HE IS OVER 100 YEARS OLD.

 

 

 

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