Judge Set To Make Key Decision In Local Church Sex Abuse Case

Judge Set To Make Key Decision In Local Church Sex Abuse Case (PDF) To see the original article and video interview, click here SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – A Santa Barbara judge is expected to hand down a decision in a civil lawsuit involving the Presbyterian...

Lawsuit Forces Fire Chief into Early Retirement

This Tuesday, the board of directors of the Carpinteria-Summerland Fire Protection District will vote to part ways with Chief Michael Mingee. His last day with the department will be July 31, a year and five months before his employment contract is scheduled to end....

McCaw, Mold, and Another Black Eye for the News-Press?

For some, the Santa Barbara News-Presshas been a scary place to work during the last 10 years. Under the ownership of Wendy McCaw and a relentless stream of firings, quittings, and union-busting, its once-active newsroom has mostly been whittled down to a skeleton...