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
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
Kids’ free summer food programs are seeing low attendance following fears of increased ICE raids.
Jul. 12from The 805
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
An investigation by the Ventura County Fire Department says power lines owned by Southern California Edison started the Thomas Fire.
Mar. 22, 2019from The 805
Scientists hope to reduce whale fatalities from ship collisions.
Aug. 23from The 805
Birds are chirping, creeks are flowing and wildflower buds are beginning to pop up and down the Central Coast.
Mar. 15, 2019from The 805
Plains All American and DCOR face court decisions for business in the Santa Barbara Channel. A new program at UCSB hopes to encourage more students to study the humanities.
May. 3from The 805
A new restaurant in Montecito takes the concept of fine dining along the Central Coast to a whole new level.
Apr. 3, 2019from KCRW Features
The city of Santa Barbara gets a state grant to try and help the roughly 900 people who are homeless in the city. Old Town Goleta has a reputation for being pretty sleepy.
Mar. 29, 2019from The 805