A swimmer who was attacked by a shark Wednesday about one mile west of the Monterey Bay Aquarium says he was bitten so badly he was concerned he might bleed to death, and owes his life to good Samaritans who rushed to his rescue.
One person was hospitalized with unknown injuries after a shark attack in Monterey County on Wednesday.
A military veteran being evicted from his Seaside home fired upon Monterey County deputies with a BB gun this week, leading to a shelter in place that lasted hours until his surrender.
Researchers said a new species has been found in the deep seas. The creature is described as 'stunning and unusual.'
Some Salinas residents are being evacuated from their homes and others have been told to shelter in place due to a huge and potentially dangerous fire at the Taylor Farms processing plant.
A caller notified CHP that they saw a car go off a cliff on Highway 1 on Saturday. CHP reported at least one fatality in the crash.
There has been an ongoing and enormous show of support for the Salinas Police Department, as it mourned the death of Officer Jorge David Alvarado who was killed in the line of duty late Friday.
A 700-acre fire that has been burning near Big Sur in Monterey County for nearly a week is now 70 percent contained, according to a spokesperson for Cal Fire Thursday evening.
Containment of the Colorado Fire burning in Big Sur edged up to 60 percent on Wednesday evening and fire officials said Thursday's weather conditions are expected to be favorable for fighting the blaze.
Firefighters call this our new reality: The traditional California fire season has come and gone and yet here we are, watching winds whip up the Colorado Fire near Big Sur.
The Colorado Fire that is burning in Monterey County between Carmel-by-the-Sea and Big Sur is now 20 percent contained as of early Saturday evening, according to Cal Fire officials.
Strong winds and low humidity appear to be contributing factors in a wildfire along the Big Sur coast Friday evening. Officials have dubbed the incident the Colorado Fire.
The team believes it could be the oldest well-preserved mammoth tusk recovered from this region of North America.
In a vote on Tuesday, Monterey County's Board of Supervisors decided to suspend the indoor face covering COVID-19 ordinance effective immediately.
Three people were arrested in connection with the killing of a 19-year-old woman whose remains were found on the Central Coast, police said.
A beach hazard warning remained in effect on Tuesday along Bay Area coastal regions.
A man from Salinas was sentenced to 238 years to life in prison for being involved with 20 felony counts of sexual assault.
Monterey police will be increasing patrols this weekend for the final events of Monterey Car Week, a celebration of classic, luxury and race cars and other types of vehicles.
Most of the restaurant at the historic Lucia Lodge in Big Sur burned down late Tuesday night.
Monterey District Attorney is set to create a conviction review unit to investigate and overturn wrongful convictions.