The Elkhorn Slough has seen a surge in otter pup births

THE ELKHORN SLOUGH HAS SEEN A SURGE IN OTTER PUP BIRTHS

The threatened species is beginning to thrive thanks to abundance of food and preserving the wetlands

Grandmother of 1-year-old kidnapping victim credited with ending stand-off

GRANDMOTHER OF 1-YEAR-OLD KIDNAPPING VICTIM CREDITED WITH ENDING STAND-OFF

The latest on the multi-hour stand-off in Santa Cruz

 
 
 
KSBW Pet of the Weekend: Quincy!

KSBW PET OF THE WEEKEND: QUINCY!

Visit the SPCA for Monterey County

Millions remain in the path of a large-scale winter storm as it tracks through the Northeast

MILLIONS REMAIN IN THE PATH OF A LARGE-SCALE WINTER STORM AS IT TRACKS THROUGH THE NORTHEAST

Two-thirds of the U.S. is being affected by this weekend's storm.

 
 
 
Overcast conditions for the coming weekend

OVERCAST CONDITIONS FOR THE COMING WEEKEND

KSBW chief meteorologist Lee Solomon has your local weather forecast

Monterey County Elections Office is need of poll workers

MONTEREY COUNTY ELECTIONS OFFICE IS NEED OF POLL WORKERS

The office is short 500 volunteers and are desperate to fill those spots .

 
 
 
Central Coast Spotlight: S. Martinelli & Co

CENTRAL COAST SPOTLIGHT: S. MARTINELLI & CO

Driver in high speed chase ending with fatal rollover booked on murder charges

DRIVER IN HIGH SPEED CHASE ENDING WITH FATAL ROLLOVER BOOKED ON MURDER CHARGES

The victim was a 30-year-old Salinas man.

 
 
 
Olympic rings arrive in host city on barge into Tokyo Bay

OLYMPIC RINGS ARRIVE IN HOST CITY ON BARGE INTO TOKYO BAY

The Olympic rings have arrived in Tokyo.

Starbucks, home of the $4 latte, is moving into poor areas

STARBUCKS, HOME OF THE $4 LATTE, IS MOVING INTO POOR AREAS

Starbucks has a point to prove: There's more to the company than selling $4 lattes to rich people.

 
 
 
KSBW Pet of the Week: Curly!

KSBW PET OF THE WEEK: CURLY!

Visit the SPCA for Monterey County

Sunshine and Warming to Near Seasonal Temps

SUNSHINE AND WARMING TO NEAR SEASONAL TEMPS

Friday, January 17

 
 
 
A week after losing his dad in the Iran plane crash, this 13-year-old gave a moving speech

A WEEK AFTER LOSING HIS DAD IN THE IRAN PLANE CRASH, THIS 13-YEAR-OLD GAVE A MOVING SPEECH

"I know that if I was dreaming, and that if he woke me up, he'd tell me that it's going to be OK... and it will be."

How to keep your pets warm this winter

HOW TO KEEP YOUR PETS WARM THIS WINTER

These items will help make winter walks way easier to manage, for you *and* your pup!

 
 
 
Local industry leaders respond to Senate passage of USMCA trade agreement

LOCAL INDUSTRY LEADERS RESPOND TO SENATE PASSAGE OF USMCA TRADE AGREEMENT

The United States Mexico Canada trade deal was passed in a 89-10 Senate vote Thursday

Watsonville car crashes into power pole, leaving dozens in the dark

WATSONVILLE CAR CRASHES INTO POWER POLE, LEAVING DOZENS IN THE DARK

The driver was taken to the hospital for his injuries. Police are still investigating the cause

 
 
 
Happy 98th birthday, Betty White!

HAPPY 98TH BIRTHDAY, BETTY WHITE!

White's career spans more than 75 years. The actress considers herself an optimist and loves hot dogs, vodka and animals.

Thursday p.m KSBW Weather Forecast 01.16.20

THURSDAY P.M KSBW WEATHER FORECAST 01.16.20

KSBW Chief Meteorologist Lee Solomon has your Friday forecast

 
 
 
US troops were hurt in Iran missile attack; Pentagon initially said there were no injuries

US TROOPS WERE HURT IN IRAN MISSILE ATTACK; PENTAGON INITIALLY SAID THERE WERE NO INJURIES

A U.S. military official said 11 service members had been injured in the attack, which was launched in retaliation for the U.S. airstrikes...

Salinas schools file lawsuit over new city plan

SALINAS SCHOOLS FILE LAWSUIT OVER NEW CITY PLAN

The superintendent said they're not looking to stop it or delay it, they just want answers

 
 
 



Donald Cerrone failed to land one strike in his 1st round loss to Conor McGregor

Donald Cerrone failed to land one strike in his 1st round loss to Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor beat Donald Cerrone so fast that his opponent failed to land anything in return. The UFC 246 main event between McGregor and Cerrone lasted 40 seconds. During... Read more ...

UFC 246: Conor McGregor's lightning-fast win sets off Twitter

UFC 246: Conor McGregor's lightning-fast win sets off Twitter

Conor McGregor's TKO win over Donald “Cowboy” Jones in UFC 246 on Saturday night took just 40 seconds. Not surprisingly, that drew plenty of hot takes on Twitter. Here are a few: Read more ...

‘It will be one hell of a spectacle': McGregor talks up Moscow bout with...

‘It will be one hell of a spectacle': McGregor talks up Moscow bout with Khabib as UFC boss Dana White says rematch IS NEXT

No sooner had Conor McGregor seen off Donald Cerrone than the Irishman was training his sights again on Khabib Nurmagomedov, insisting he would venture to the homeland of his... Read more ...

‘Mayweather vs McGregor 2': Boxing icon Floyd Mayweather Jr teases rematch...

‘Mayweather vs McGregor 2': Boxing icon Floyd Mayweather Jr teases rematch moments after stunning Conor McGregor win at UFC 246

It took Conor McGregor all of 40 seconds to smash his way to victory on his octagon return at UFC 246 - and former foe Floyd Mayweather was almost as quick to use the... Read more ...

Harry and Meghan abdicate royal titles, public funds

Harry and Meghan abdicate royal titles, public funds

Prince Harry and Meghan are cut off. In a statement from the Queen and Buckingham Palace on Saturday, it was announced the couple will “not use” their royal titles or get... Read more ...

National Archives: 'We made a mistake' altering Trump photos

National Archives: 'We made a mistake' altering Trump photos

The National Archives is apologizing for its decision to blur images of anti-Trump signs used as part of an exhibit on women's suffrage. Read more ...

Harry, Meghan to quit royal jobs, give up 'highness' titles

Harry, Meghan to quit royal jobs, give up 'highness' titles

Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, are quitting as working royals and will no longer use the titles “royal highness” or receive public funds for their work. Read more ...

UFC 246: Holly Holm gets back in the win column with second career win over...

UFC 246: Holly Holm gets back in the win column with second career win over Raquel Pennington

Holly Holm fought in her first non-title fight bantamweight bout at UFC 246 since June 2017. In the bout, she rematched Raquel Pennington who welcomed her to the Octagon in... Read more ...

Conor McGregor vs. 'Cowboy' Cerrone live updates, results, highlights from...

Conor McGregor vs. 'Cowboy' Cerrone live updates, results, highlights from UFC 246

Conor McGregor returns on Saturday night against Donald Cerrone in the main event of UFC 246 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Read more ...

Iran will send downed plane's black boxes to Ukraine for analysis

Iran will send downed plane's black boxes to Ukraine for analysis

Iran is also prepared to ask for expert analysis from France, Canada and the United States in trying to read the data. Read more ...