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

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The smell of freshly-grown cannabis surrounds specific parts of Carpinteria along California’s Central Coast.

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With California’s housing shortage, some politicians want to tinker with zoning laws to build denser, multi-family housing in more areas.

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Morro Bay is a small fishing village of roughly 10,000 people, known for its iconic view of a volcanic rock off the coast.

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Downtown LA’s Tower Theatre officially became the site of a new Apple store on June 24.

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