The wildflowers are in bloom in San Luis Obispo County - especially along Highway 58 near the Carrizo Plain National Monument. The especially wet winter has led to an explosion of wildflowers along the Central Coast. The 2017 season is expected to peak in
In a video provided by the Santa Lucia Chapter of the Sierra Club, supporters of the Chumash National Heritage Marine Sanctuary explain what the designation would mean, what they hope to accomplish and why they think it's important for the Central Coast.
The Oak Haven Hardens near Arroyo Grande attract birds, bugs and other creatures, thanks to the thoughtful work put in by Tara Storke and her husband, Richard Gormley. The gardens are a palce to enhance your spiritual, physical, emotional and mental well-being, Storke says.
In this Aug. 30, 2012, video interview, Dr. Charles Chiu, who directs the University of California, San Francisco-Abbott Viral Diagnostics and Discovery Center, discusses hantavirus, a potentially fatal virus transmitted by rodents such as deer mice. Other rodents, including house mice, are rarely if ever carriers of the virus. The video has been edited by The Sacramento Bee.
Surveillance video shows the frightening moments as a Fresno Starbucks customer fights a robber armed with a knife. The incident happened Thursday, July 20. The suspect, who was stabbed himself during the fight, got away but was later captured.
Meet sea lions Georgia Marie and Fully Booked, who were found with symptoms of domoic acid toxicosis, which include disorientation and seizures. Georgia Marie was rescued July 13, 2017, at Oceano Dunes, and Fully Booked was rescued July 14 at Pismo State Beach.