The disease known as Valley Fever is usually associated with farmworkers in the Central Valley, but now it’s spreading to the Central Coast.
Sep. 21, 2018from The 805
You can catch the disease known as Valley Fever by inhaling spores from a mold-like fungus buried in the dirt.
Sep. 17, 2018from KCRW Features
Juanita Rivera was diagnosed with Valley Fever in January. Since then, she’s lost most of her hair and had to quit her job as a home care worker in Ventura.…
Sep. 17, 2018from News Stories
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
Table setting is one of the most exciting competitions at the Ventura County Fair. Newly elected LA City Councilman John Lee shares his plans around homelessness and transportation.
Aug. 15from Greater LA
It’s been two years since the Thomas Fire erupted in Ventura County.
Dec. 4from KCRW Features
William Finnegan talks surfing, writing, and growing up.
Jun. 14, 2019from The 805
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
Scientists hope to reduce whale fatalities from ship collisions by using a new sound technology that detects when the endangered animals are present, and then alerts cargo ships to…
Aug. 28from Greater LA
Santa Barbara County uses a state grant to boost programs aimed to keep minors out of prison.
Jun. 28from The 805
Debris nets go up in the slide zones of Carpinteria and Montecito in an effort to save money and reduce mudslide risks.
Apr. 19, 2019from The 805
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