Soledad, CA

Suspect Arrest in Salinas After Leading Police on a 90MPH Chase in a Stolen Vehicle

Photo of scene submitted by Monterey County Sherriff’s Facebook Page. Originally Published By Monterey County Sherriff’s Office Facebook Page:. “Deputies were advised of a stolen vehicle driving in the area of a Soledad, with the victim following. A deputy located the stolen vehicle traveling on northbound Highway 101 near Old Stage Road.

Prisoner killed at Salinas Valley State Prison, CDCR investigating

SOLEDAD, Calif. — An incarcerated person at Salinas Valley State Prison was killed by a fellow inmate, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation officials reported. According to CDCR, Angel Montes allegedly attacked Peter Hernandez in a housing unit dayroom with a weapon. Staff attempted life-saving measures but Hernandez was...

Pedestrian struck and killed on East Alisal Street

SALINAS, CALIF- (KION TV): Salinas PD told KION that a 30 year old male passed away on Sunday after being hit by a vehicle trying to cross the 1400 block of E. Alisal St. Officers responded to the vehicle versus pedestrian collision at 2:46 p.m. and found the victim in the roadway was suffering from The post Pedestrian struck and killed on East Alisal Street appeared first on KION546.

Pedestrian killed in Salinas crash near the airport

SALINAS, Calif. — A pedestrian was struck and killed in an afternoon crash Sunday in Salinas. (Video Player: KSBW 8 Top Stories - Aug. 8) According to police, a 31-year-old man was crossing East Alisal Street, near Skyway Boulevard, when he was struck by a truck. Paramedics arrived and attempted life-saving measures but they were unable to resuscitate the man.

Northbound 101 onramp at Broadway Street in King City to close Tuesday

KING CITY — Ongoing paving and bridgework on Highway 101 in King City will continue with the closure of the northbound Broadway Street onramp in the early morning hours of Tuesday, Aug. 9. Temporary concrete railing will be placed along the roadway to block the northbound Broadway onramp. Caltrans...

Woman killed, 2 others injured in crash on Highway 68 near Salinas

SALINAS, Calif. — A woman was killed after a crash involving three vehicles on Highway 68 Sunday morning, the California Highway Patrol said. The crash happened just before 9 a.m. west of Laureles Grade. According to CHP, the driver of a Ford minivan was traveling westbound when she intentionally...

Hollister Police Department investigating explosion

Information provided by Hollister Police Department. Hollister Police announced it found ‘several homemade and improvised explosive devices’ inside a home Aug. 6. According to the release on social media, on Aug. 5 at 5:39 p.m., police officers, firefighters and paramedics responded to Sierra Court to investigate a report of an explosion causing injury to a minor. It added Officer Morgan was the first to arrive and encountered a juvenile with life-threatening injuries who was in a critical medical condition.

Seryna Esparza’s grit, work ethic results in signing with D1 program Coppin State

Seryna Esparza had to wait a long time before college softball programs started showing her some attention. That puzzled Hollister High coach Andrew Barragan, who would’ve fast tracked Esparza’s recruiting process and told anyone who was willing to listen they would be getting an absolute gem. Two weeks ago, Esparza, a 2022 Hollister High graduate, signed her letter of intent to play at Coppin State, a Division I program in Baltimore.

Voting period opens for Gonzales Special Tax Measure Election

GONZALES — Voters in Gonzales will begin receiving ballots for the City of Gonzales’ Special Tax Measure Election, which is an all-mail ballot election from Aug. 1 through Aug. 30. If approved, Measure D would establish a Special Temporary Gonzales Transactions and Use Tax at the rate of...

Witness details Kristin Smart, Paul Flores’s interactions on last night she was seen, trial continues

The Kristin Smart murder trial continued in a Salinas courtroom on Monday as the jury heard from witnesses who described Smart's interactions with defendant Paul Flores on the last night she was seen before she went missing. The post Witness details Kristin Smart, Paul Flores’s interactions on last night she was seen, trial continues appeared first on News Channel 3-12.

Pet of the Week: Flor

Information provided by the Hollister Animal Shelter. The Pet of the Week is Hollister Animal Shelter’s Flor. Flor is a young chihuahua mix who’s ready to find her forever home. She arrived at the shelter after officers got a call about a dog “that had been roaming around...

5 Reasons to Escape to This Lesser-Known California Wine Country

Bernardus Lodge & Spa Is a Charming and Intimate Carmel Valley Retreat. Bernardus Lodge & Spa consists of 73 rooms tucked neatly into a 28-acre vineyard of vines and lavender (from which they harvest to produce soap for the resort) in Carmel Valley, CA. The rooms are spacious and well-appointed with living areas, down beds and Frette bedding; our room faced the courtyard lawn, where we enjoyed both bocce ball and croquet while sharing a complimentary bottle of house wine. We started a second bottle touring the rose and vegetable garden and finished it fireside after enjoying the adults-only, hillside infinity-edged Jacuzzi. Bernardus Lodge & Spa Carmel.