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ON THE RANCH
War on rural America

GREKA RESTRICTED
EPA kicks Greka off cleanup project

ZACH
Dog survives coyote, hit-and-run

OIL VIOLATIONS
Pedro Nava gets tough

NEWS BRIEFS

HAPPY CANYON
Wine tasting argued

3rd DISTRICT CANDIDATE
Steve Pappas

SCHOOLS SPARED LAYOFFS
Some valley schools spared

TURNBULL'S CONTRACT
Trunbull's contract above industry standards

OP-ED
Smyser's resume

HS PRINCIPAL
Suzanne Nicastro could be named

COMMENTARY
Dr. Jarvik scandal

FROM THE LEFT
Yucca Mountain

FROM THE RIGHT
Yucca Mountain

CROSSWORD PUZZLE
"Slithering Reptiles"

IT'S JUST MY OPINION
Big stick theory

TAXES
What filers should know

BUSINESS BRIEFS

CFL BULBS
Hidden dangers in new light bulbs

HOOFBEATS
Horse clinic

GUEST EDITORIAL
Selected recent California newspaper editorials

LETTERS

GHOST STORIES FROM BABCOCK VINEYARDS

INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE STUDENTS
IB students breathe sigh of relief

A & E BRIEFS

THE BOOKWORM
"His Panic: Why Americans Fear Hispanics in the U.S."

POOCHES RECEIVE AMNESTY
License renewal fee waved for the month of April

THE HEALTHY GEEZER
Do men get osteoporosis?

WHITEN TEETH NATURALLY

FOUR SEASONS AT TROON NORTH
Golf Club in Scottsdale, Arizona

PLANE TALK
Airport Authority meeting

$10,000 TROUT
Tagged trout is worth $10,000

FISHING FOR SPAWNING BASS

EVENTS

POLICE BLOTTER

ROLLOVER KILLS TEENS

COPS MUST RETURN POT

GHOST TOWN ALL FIRED UP
Town burns to the ground

DUMPERS FINED
Companies fined for dumping trash in desert near Mojave

IN THE KITCHEN WITH NINA
German's Chocolate Cake

FURRY FRIENDS
Adopt a pet at the SYV Humane Society

ANNOUNCEMENTS

BANANA PANCAKES WITH BLUEBERRY MAPLE SYRUP

CROSSWORD PUZZLE SOLUTION

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CLASSIC SHIPS

Tall ships sail the central coast

Tall ships beating toward the Harbor and surfer chicks and dudes shooting the curl are all part of the annual Sea Festival in Santa Barbara April 12 and 13. ...

EAST MEETS WEST IN SOLVANG

Chinese troupe visits Solvang School

Beijing came to Little Denmark last week and the result was a school gymnasium full of flying acrobats and cheering children. ...

PIRATE SWIM TEAM

Swim team gets down to business

With summer approaching, it is hard not to imagine hot, sunny days spent by a cool, refreshing pool. ...