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ON THE RANCH

GOVERNOR THREATENS TO WIELD AX

NEWS BRIEFS

BUELLTON SEEKS VISION FOR ITS FUTURE
Buellton seeks vision for its future

NEW TACTIC BY OPPONENTS OF BRIDGE SUICIDE BARRIER

NEW YEAR BRINGS NEW LICENSE FEE TO GOLETA

GUNTHER PETER NAGEL
Jan. 3, 1928 to Dec. 6, 2009

4-H MEMBERS SPEND THE DAY AT SPANISH RANCH

OFFBEAT NEWS

SAMMY'S SCRIBBLES

EDITORIAL
California’s education system: A real crime

IT'S JUST MY OPINION
A tax by any other name

MAKING SAWDUST
Local artisan works hard to make the ‘best wood stuff’ he can

BUSINESS BRIEFS

WILDLING'S LARGER SPACE WELCOMES NEW YEAR

AN UN-STILL LIFE
Solvang artist paints busy picture, with dreams full of hot air

JIM LUKSIC’S MOVIE REVIEWS

PIRATE WRESTLERS PLACE 2ND

HUENEME HOLIDAY CLASSIC CHAMPIONS

SPORTS BRIEFS

HOOFBEATS
Do we have a horseman’s paradise?

GOLF & TRAVEL
Travel with purpose in 2010

CITIZEN PARTICIPATION

SHERIFF'S BLOTTER

HEALTHY GEEZER

BOOKWORM
‘The Coupon Mom’s Guide to Cutting Your Grocery Bills in Half’ By Stephanie Nelson

RECIPE
Mexican Mash • Serves 4 to 6

SUDOKU

EVENTS

SUDOKU SOLUTION

FURRY FRIENDS
Adopt a pet today!

CLASSIFIEDS

BUSINESS DIRECTORY

Vol. 8 Issue 1

JOURNAL CLEARS THE WATER

After weeks of research, the Valley Journal is ready to unveil a comprehensive guide to the water agencies that impact your life in the Santa Ynez Valley. Our two-page poster on page 16 details the dozens of interconnections between the organizations responsible for getting you water....

NEW YEAR, NEW LAWS

A new year means new laws for Californians. From same sex marriage to fatty foods, hundreds of new laws took effect Jan. 1 at midnight....

INCREASED PARK FEES, EMERGENCY CENTER TOP SUPES' AGENDA

Increased park fees, emergency center top supes’ agenda

Campers will pay a little more per night to stay at county parks and lakes after the Board of Supervisors approved rate increases Tuesday that are effective immediately....

SANTA YNEZ BOYS TAKE 3 OF 4 IN HOLIDAY TOURNAMENT

Santa Ynez High boy’s varsity basketball team had a fruitful holiday tournament in late December, boosting its record to 4-8 with wins over Grace Brethren, Morro Bay and Carpinteria....