The chances of flooding and debris flowing to areas burned by the 2017 Thomas Fire have greatly dropped.
Dec. 11from KCRW Features
It’s been two years since the Thomas Fire erupted in Ventura County.
Dec. 4from KCRW Features
The Cave Fire continues to burn in the mountains above Santa Barbara.
Nov. 27from KCRW Features
With Thanksgiving approaching, you may be both excited and nervous about gathering with family.
Nov. 26from KCRW Features
About 50 Google physicists are making history inside a mundane white building in Goleta, next door to a used furniture warehouse and a small local brewery.
Nov. 25from KCRW Features
The west coast is called the west coast for a reason. When you look out at the ocean, you’re facing west. That’s not the case along the coast of Santa Barbara.
Nov. 22from KCRW Features
One year ago, the Woolsey Fire burned a huge area from Thousand Oaks across the Santa Monica Mountains to Malibu. The community of Malibou Lake was in the path of that fire.
Nov. 7from Greater LA
Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks has been closed since November 7, 2018.
Nov. 6from Greater LA
KCRW’s Jonathan Bastian visited Barkan’s home in Santa Barbara.
Oct. 28from KCRW Features
On the first Wednesday of each month, hundreds of students line up at Santa Barbara City College for free food. That’s a sign of how expensive college has gotten.
Oct. 14from KCRW Features
This weekend, the 48th annual Santa Barbara Old-Time Fiddlers’ Festival features performances, jam sessions, workshops, and competitions at the Stow House in Goleta.
Oct. 11from KCRW Features
Butterfly Beach in Montecito is popular among beachgoers. But 30 years from now, there won’t be much of it left to enjoy.
Oct. 7from KCRW Features
The Dos Pueblos Engineering Academy in Goleta recently received preliminary approval from the Santa Barbara Unified School District for a new $16 million addition.
Oct. 1from KCRW Features
Democrat Monique Limon announced she will run for Hannah Beth Jackson’s coveted state senate seat.
Sep. 27from Curious Coast
The small 12-person crew of the Newport Beach-based Coast Guard cutter Narwhal has been through many operations together, and each one was an intense exercise in teamwork.
Sep. 24from KCRW Features
As leaders from around the world convene at the United Nations to talk about climate change, young people in Greater LA are also drawing attention to the problem.
Sep. 23from Greater LA
"We know it's happening. We need change. We demand better," an 11-year-old girl says at a march in Thailand. The rallies call for net zero carbon emissions and other changes.
Sep. 19from NPR
The Santa Barbara City Council voted to begin environmental reviews for the Cota Street lot as its preferred site for a new $80 million police station.
Sep. 18from Curious Coast
Literature has long addressed the process of loss and mourning.
Sep. 6from The 805
The Conception fire marks the largest loss of life in the history of the Santa Barbara Channel. The cause of the fire is now the subject of an intensive investigation by the National…