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morgan hill m.j. seizure 05/06/11 e.a.

deputies from santa clara county special operations and investigations unit discovered about 8.2 million dollars of illegal marijuana plants while investigating an unrelated crime in morgan hill.  deputies were attempting to contact a resident of kalana avenue, when a neighbor snuck out of his home and ran away.  this behavior raised red flags to investigating deputies, who later obtained a search warrant for that residence after determining the home was being used to grow marijuana.  deputies found about 28-hundred pot plants, all of which was confiscated and destroyed.  the incident is still under investigation.

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Seaside city employee contract 05/05/11 9:30p.m. TDH

City employees in Seaside have agreed to a new contract, that comes without a cost-of living-adjustment for the 3rd year in a row.  The seaside city employees association and the seaside managers and supervisory employees association, which together represent nearly all of Seaside’s non-public-safety employees, agreed to the contract with a wage freeze, due to the continued budget strains.   The move saves the city roughly 865-thousand dollars in the upcoming fiscal year.  City leaders also approved the elimination of an assistant city manager position.  3-firefighters were taken off of the city payroll as well, however they are expected to keep their jobs through a grant given to the city.

 

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Man Arrested, Sal. 05/05/11 9:30p.m. TDH

Salinas police officers arrested a 27-year-old man on Wednesday, after he allegedly tried to lure teenagers into his car outside of a middle school.   Andrew gaytan was taken into custody after officers conducted a sobriety test, and determined that he was driving drunk.  Officers had been called after a witness saw Gaytan trying to talk several 15-year-old girls into getting in his car near la paz middle school on north sanborn road.    All of them refused.   Gaytan was booked into Monterey county jail on dui charges, as well as 3-counts of annoying and molesting a child.

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Stabbing Suspect Found, Arrested 05/05/11 9:30p.m. tdh

Salinas police announced that they arrested a man on Wednesday, who had been wanted for allegedly stabbing his girlfriend on Tuesday.    44-year-old jesse escarcega was taken into custody on the 1-hundred block of west market street, after he was seen by patrol officers.  He is accused of stabbing his girlfriend multiple times, on west market street. The victim was air-lifted to a bay area hospital, and is expected to recover.   Escarcega was booked into monterey county jail on suspicion of attempted murder.

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PAJARO LIBRARIES/LAYOFFS 05/05/11 6p.m. TDH

BOARD MEMBERS OF THE PAJARO VALLEY UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT APPROVED PRELIMINARY LAYOFF NOTICES YESTERDAY, FOR MORE THAN 1-HUNDRED TEACHERS.   IN ALL, 124 TEACHERS ARE SCHEDULED TO RECEIVE PRELIMINARY NOTICES, HOWEVER THAT NUMBER COULD BE REDUCED BY THE TIME THE LAYOFFS ARE FINALIZED.   MEANWHILE, SCHOOL LEADERS WERE OPTIMISTIC THAT THEY WOULD BE ABLE TO FIND A FUNDING SOURCE TO KEEP SCHOOL LIBRARIES OPEN.   THE LIBRARIES FACE POSSIBLE CLOSURE IF THAT MONEY DOES NOT MATERIALIZE, AFTER AN INJECTION OF FEDERAL FUNDS HAVE RUN OUT.

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