Fishing Ban Off Santa Barbara County Coastline Due To Refugio State Beach Oil Spill Lifted

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 12:19am

A fishing ban for a swath of the Santa Barbara County coastline in effect since the May 19th Refugio State Beach Oil spill was lifted yesterday. KCLU’s Lance Orozco has the story. Click on link to listen to/download story:  Fishing Ban Lifted


Brushfire In Northern Santa Barbara County Now 320 Acres, 55% Contained

Monday, June 29, 2015 10:24pm

Firefighters are hoping to continue progress towards controlling a brushfire which threatened hundreds of homes in northern Santa Barbara County Monday. The 320 acre blaze is now reported to be 55% contained. More than 200 firefighters aided by aicraft kept the flames from reaching homes. The blaze was discovered a little after one p.m. off Read the Rest…