Dr. Wallach & Dead Doctors Don't Lie Live Show: 888-379-2552

KSCO Live Show: 831-479-1080      KSCO Office: 831-475-1080

Important! For Dead Doctors Don't Lie Use: 888-379-2552

Local News

FELONY DRUG WARRANT - 01/18/11 09:34 S.S.

A  39  YEAR-OLD  MAN  WAS  ARRESTED  RECENTLY  ON  A  FELONY  DRUG  WARRANT.      GUILLERINO  LINARES,   WHO IS  BELIEVED  TO  BE  A  GANG  MEMBER,    WAS  ARRESTED  ON  SUSPICION  OF  BEING  IN  POSSESSION  OF  COCAINE,   AS  WELL  AS  A  FELONY  WARRANT  FOR  THE  SALE  OF  COCAINE.        LINARES,   WHO  IS  ALSO  KNOWN  AS  WILLIAN  FLORES,    IS  ALSO  REPORTEDLY   WANTED  BY  IMMIGRATIONS  AND  CUSTOMS  ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS  (IN CONNECTION  WITH  DRUG  DEALING,  AND  GANG  AFFILIATION).

Comment (0) Hits: 410

CORRALITOS PARK REOPENS 01/18/11 0745 E.A.

A PARK IN CORRALITOS HAS REOPENED WITH NEW EQUIPMENT AND OTHER IMPROVEMENTS. THE EIGHT MONTH RENOVATION PROJECT FOR SCOTT PARK WAS COMPLETED LAST WEEK, WITH NEW PLAYGROUND EQUIPMENT, A NEW WATER FOUNTAIN, AND NEW BENCHES. WITH THE RENOVATION, ALL ASPECTS OF THE PARK ARE NOW IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT. THE PROJECT WAS FUNDED BY MONEY FROM THE STATE PARK BOND PROPOSITION 40.

Comment (0) Hits: 439

SBC 12TH MOST STRESSED 01/18/11 0700 E.A.

A CENTRAL COAST COUNTY HAS BEEN NAMED THE 12TH MOST ECONOMICALLY STRESSED COUNTY IN THE UNITED STATES. ACCORDING TO THE ASSOCIATED PRESS'S ECONOMIC STRESS INDEX, SAN BENITO COUNTY WAS THE 12TH MOST ECONIMICALLY STRESSED COUNTY IN THE UNITED STATES IN NOVEMBER OF 2010. SAN BENITO COUNTY SAW AN INCREASE FROM OCTOBER OF OVER 3 POINTS, BRINGING THE SCORE TO 22. THE INDEX CALCULATES A SCORE FROM 1 TO 100 BASED ON UNEMPLOYMENT, FORECLOSURES AND BANKRUPTCY RATES.

Comment (0) Hits: 436

SALINAS MAIL CHANGE 01/18/11 0700 E.A.

OPPONENTS OF A PROPOSAL TO SHUT DOWN THE SALINAS MAIL PROCESSING CENTER ARE PLANNING TO HOLD A RALLY TOMORROW. OFFICIALS AT THE UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE ARE CONSIDERING A PROPOSAL TO MOVE OPERATIONS FROM THE SALINAS MAIL PROCESSING FACILITY TO THE SAN JOSE CENTER. THE MOVE IS EXPECTED TO SAVE THE POSTAL SERVICE NEARLY 600-THOUSAND DOLLARS, AND WOULD RESULT IN THE LOSS OF ABOUT 26 POSITIONS. THE UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE HAS SCHEDULED A MEETING TO DISCUSS THE PROPOSED CHANGES AND HEAR PUBLIC COMMENT, THAT MEETING IS SLATED FOR 5 P.M. TO 7 P.M. ON WEDNESDAY AT SHERWOOD HALL, 940 NORTH MAIN STREET, IN SALINAS.

Comment (0) Hits: 178

TED DURKEE OBIT - 01/18/11 07:58 S.S.

88  YEAR-OLD  FORMER  SANTA  CRUZ  COUNTY  ADMINISTRATIVE  OFFICER,  AND  RESTAURANT  OWNER,  TED  DURKEE PASSED  AWAY  OVER  THE  WEEKEND  AFTER  SUFFERING  A  HEART  ATTACK.     THE  APTOS  RESIDENT,  (WHO  SERVED  AS  THE  COUNTY’S  ADMINISTRATIVE  OFFICER  IN  THE  MID  1970’s)  QUESTIONED  DEVELOPMENT  PROJECTS  HE  THOUGHT  WOULD  BE  BAD  FOR  THE  ENVIRONMENT,   AND  STOOD  UP  FOR ESTABLISHING  SOCIAL  SERVICES,  EVEN  THOUGH  SOME  WERE  UNPOPULAR.      DURKEE IS  SURVIVED  BY  HIS  WIFE OF  67  YEARS,  AS  WELL  AS  3  OF  HIS  4  CHILDREN7  GRANDCHILDREN,  AND  2  GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN.

Comment (0) Hits: 184