Mike Eliason, Santa Barbara County Fire

Update: Search for missing teenage girl shifts to Sonoma County

Update: May 27, 2016 at 5:54 p.m. The search for a missing Bay Area teenager is now focused on the Sonoma County coast north of San Francisco.
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Farmers Wait, And Wait, For Guest Workers Amid H-2A Visa Delays

­­­­­­American farms should be in full swing right now. But some farmers are running behind, waiting on work visas for planters and pickers from out of the country. The H-2A visa program is delayed for the third year in a row.It sounds like the setup to a bad joke: A professor and a doctor walk onto a farm.Kathleen Terrence, a pediatrician, kneels in an onion field outside Lisbon, N.Y., with a bunch of kids. As they prepare to plant some 30,000 onions, they're all taking tips from Mark...
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Join correspondent, Tom Wilmer in Santa Barbara, California for a visit with film director, Max Barbakow.

Jordan Bell, KCBX News

The California Assembly is now considering a bill designed to bar private communications with Coastal Commissioners by outside parties.

Mike Eliason, Santa Barbara County Fire

Update: May 27, 2016 at 5:54 p.m.

The search for a missing Bay Area teenager is now focused on the Sonoma County coast north of San Francisco. 

Ken Pfeiffer Photography

Are you looking to improve your life? Feel free to go all out. 

Casey Nichols / KAZU

A series of Central Coast events featuring candidates for President of the United States is underway, and it started Wednesday afternoon with Democratic front runner Hillary Clinton in Salinas. 

Santa Barbara County Planning Commission

An effort to help ease a shortage of farm workers on the Central Coast is underway in Santa Barbara County, as plans for a large housing project for temporary field workers are in the final stages. 

Caltrans District 5

Delays and cancellations are facing transportation projects on the Central Coast following word this month, the State of California is making even deeper cuts to planned projects. 

Food Bank Coalition of San Luis Obispo County Facebook Page

For many Santa Barbara County residents, access to proper nutrition and quality food is a struggle. 

Jay Thompson - Cal Poly

Scientists at Cal Poly are headed back to the drawing board after a semi-successful test this afternoon of a space craft prototype known as a LightSail. 

Lauren Milbourne, Cuesta College

Students at community colleges along the Central Coast are preparing for graduation ceremonies this spring. 

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