The 805

The 805

The stories shaping California's Central Coast, hosted by Jonathan Bastian.

The youngest of a 15-generation family farm in Carpinteria leaves the family history of growing fruit and flowers to embrace the “green rush” of cannabis cultivation.

Kids’ free summer food programs are seeing low attendance following fears of increased ICE raids.

Santa Barbara County uses a state grant to boost programs aimed to keep minors out of prison.

County Supervisor, Das Williams, discusses cannabis permits in Santa Barbara County. Scientists look to explain the spike in gray whale deaths.

William Finnegan talks surfing, writing, and growing up.

Ventura approves a 24-hour homeless shelter. Marc McGinnes talks his new book “In Love with Earth”. And State Street gets cozy with some new shared commercial spaces.

The public weighs in on fracking California’s public lands. Gun shows will continue at Ventura County Fairgrounds. Trash collection rates rise in Santa Barbara.

A memorial helps mark this week’s five year anniversary of the deadly Isla Vista shootings.