Friday, May 24th 2019

Santa Barbara Therapist Launches Sexual Assault Survivor Platform

Sabrina Bui In the wake of the #MeToo movement, a Santa Barbara-based, online platform for sexual assault survivors called MapYourVoice has launched this year. Santa Barbara...

No Bail For Former Student in Gang Rape Case

Gwendolyn Wu and Kelsey Knorp Campus Beat Reporter and National Beat Reporter Daniel Jiang Chen, a former University of California, Santa Barbara student, will be held...

Lake Cachuma Sits at Below 40 Percent Capacity, Affects Santa Barbara County Communities

Julia Frazer Staff Writer Lake Cachuma, an artificial lake located in the Santa Ynez Valley of central Santa Barbara County, is sitting at approximately 38 percent....

Isla Vista Remembers Fallen Gauchos with Memorial Paddle Out

Lexi Weyrick Staff Writer Photos by Lorenzo Basilio, Staff Photographer Thousands of Isla Vista community members took to the water on Wednesday, May 28, at 6:30 p.m....

Human Remains Discovered in Ocean Near Isla Vista

Annette Ding News Editor Updated on July 26, 5:50 p.m. Santa Barbara County Sheriff Kelly Hoover sent out a follow-up press release at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday...

News in Brief: May 2 to May 8

ISLA VISTA Three males were stabbed near the intersection of Camino Corto and Estero Rd. around 9 p.m. Wednesday night, according to the Santa Barbara...

News in Brief: May 9 to May 15

CAMPUS A woman reported that a male she didn't know grabbed her buttocks at Campus Point without her consent at 10:20 a.m. Sunday morning, according to...

Del Playa Rentals’ James Gelb Charged in Slur-Filled Confrontation

Gwendolyn Wu Editor-in-Chief After Del Playa Rentals proprietor James Gelb hurled a barrage of homophobic slurs toward Isla Vista Community Services District Board President Ethan Bertrand...

Thomas Fire Causes Power Outages, Air Quality Warning across Santa Barbara

Gwendolyn Wu Editor-in-Chief A power outage plunged Santa Barbara and Ventura counties into darkness Monday night, less than one week before the start of fall quarter...

Fracking up the Environment: Organization Urges Public to Ban Hydraulic Fracturing in California

Kyle Skinner Staff Writer Photo by Kyle Skinner The Santa Barbara Public Library hosted an information session on hydraulic fracturing, otherwise known as "fracking," put on by...