Kelsey Brugger

Reporter at Santa Barbara Independent

Reporter at Santa Barbara Independent

Kelsey Brugger on KCRW

The Central Coast is becoming California’s new marijuana hotspot.

Is the Central Coast the new Emerald Triangle?

The Central Coast is becoming California’s new marijuana hotspot.

from The 805

In a surprising and unexplained move, political candidate Susan Epstein dropped out of the race for the Second District seat on the Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors.

Susan Epstein drops out, Gregg Hart becomes sole candidate for Santa Barbara Supervisor

In a surprising and unexplained move, political candidate Susan Epstein dropped out of the race for the Second District seat on the Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors.

from The 805

The Thomas Fire and resulting mudslides have consumed our minds and conversations the past couple months. It was all anyone was talking about.

What happened besides natural disasters this month?

The Thomas Fire and resulting mudslides have consumed our minds and conversations the past couple months. It was all anyone was talking about.

from The 805

More from KCRW

Counties and cities across the state are still working out how the legal cannabis market works in their jurisdictions.

from KCRW Features

The City of LA is starting a new relief program for unemployed Angelenos who are struggling to pay rent because of COVID-19.

from Greater LA

LA County’s courts will reopen Monday for non-jury criminal and civil trials. But what steps are being taken to ensure the courts will be safe?

from Greater LA