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On the ranch

Obamacare Tax Hikes


Dorothy B. Davis

View of the Valley

A community’s tribute to Naomi Schwartz

Food and fun in the sun, Buellton style

It's just my opinion
Shootings will bring demands for gun control

Polo Classic wows the Valley

An American treasure

Young Pirates enjoy fun in the sun

Valley round-up

Cachuma Lake fish report
For week ending July 29; water temperature 76.5

The Open and other media myths

Crime on Land in Federal Trust
Chumash Casino

Draft Mitigation/Cooperative Agreement proposed
Santa Ynez Chumash Casino tribe and Santa Barbara County

Citizen participation

Sheriff's blotter

Healthy Geezer

Where there’s a will

Hickory nut pie



Crossword solution

Furry friends
Adopt a pet in need today

On the range

Vol. 10 Issue 31

From his very first visit to the Hollister Ranch Cooperative as a teenager nearly four decades ago, John McCarty said he knew that the 14,500-acre hilly homestead along the Gaviota coastline was where he wanted to spend his life.

Milestone in the march for new jail

The goal of building a new North County jail has, over the years, hit speed bump after speed bump. But thanks to a $20 million grant from the state on July 26, Santa Barbara County has been given the momentum to speed ahead – with little cost to the county....

Council OKs two road safety projects

In a decision that saw no discussion, the Buellton City Council on July 26 awarded funding for two road safety projects. ...

By popular demand: Buellton to host fall Brüegala

After the success of its inaugural Brew Fest in May, the city of Buellton is gearing up for another celebration of ales this fall....

Dunn Middle School welcomes new leader

Come fall, Dunn Middle School will have several new teachers and a new head of school – an Australian by the name of Simon Sweeney....



Pull up a chair and stay awhile

There was no shortage of art, sunshine, laughter, food, music or for that matter, places to sit down....