King City Council votes to allow cannabis dispensaries

KING CITY — King City Council adopted an ordinance during its Feb. 25 meeting that will allow cannabis retail businesses within the city....

Crisis housing site set up at San Lorenzo Park in King...

KING CITY — Ten trailers have been set up at San Lorenzo Park in King City to serve as the South Monterey...

Greenfield pledges $10M for South County courthouse

Greenfield City Council has pledged up to $10 million of support for a new courthouse if the Monterey County Superior Court continues its development of the South County Regional Courthouse Project located in Greenfield.

Teachers receive grants for class projects

Four South County teachers were recently awarded Impact Grants totaling more than $2,000 from Aera Energy to provide financial support for school programs that enhance the academic development of local students.
Del Rey Elementary School in King City

Salinas Valley schools scramble to meet food needs of students

SALINAS VALLEY — Area schools have begun offering free food to children from age 1 through 18. Times and plans differ by...

King City Council slashes budget to balance $3 million shortfall

KING CITY — King City council members reviewed and approved adjustments to the municipal budget for the 2020-21 fiscal year, which is...
King City Council

King City Council considers steps to reduce COVID-19 spread

KING CITY — With proclamations of local emergency having been issued last week by King City, Greenfield, Soledad and Gonzales, their city councils scheduled...

Strictly business

More than 200 people attended the annual Fort Hunter Liggett Community Expo last Thursday at the army facility’s Deanza Sports Center.

King City student among college art scholarship recipients

MONTEREY COUNTY — The Arts Council for Monterey County (Arts4MC) has awarded five $2,500 scholarships to high school seniors to support their...

Rose Escobar crowned 2019 Miss Salinas Valley Fair

Four young women vied for the crown last Saturday in the 2019 Miss Salinas Valley Fair contest, and when the final judge’s sheet was tallied, Rose Escobar of Spreckles came out on top to represent the organization.