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July6, 2020

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...

Sol Treasures, Science Workshop partner for interactive exhibit

Sol Treasures has unveiled its latest hands-on exhibit called “Scientific Art” in partnership with the Greenfield Community Science Workshop, featuring a collection of interactive objects made from trash and recycled materials.

Donations help South County YMCA assist families in need

Each year the South County YMCA raises funds to help people who cannot afford its membership fees.

Nurses demand answers over recent hospital layoffs

A group of registered nurses at Mee Memorial Hospital hosted a vigil last Monday evening to pay tribute to their colleagues who were recently laid off at the facility and alert the community about administrative changes they say are putting patient care at risk.

Monterey County issues mandatory face covering order for residents

MONTEREY COUNTY — Monterey County is requiring residents to wear a face covering when going out into the public to perform essential...

Trashion Show returns to runway

Tickets are now available for the fun and fabulous Trashion Show, which returns to South County next month for the fourth year.

Library wins holiday decorating contest

King City Library was recently named the winner of the 10th Annual Christmas Business Decorating Contest, presented by the King City Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture for the holidays.
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South Monterey County cities issue local emergency proclamations due to coronavirus...

SALINAS VALLEY — The South Monterey County cities of Gonzales, Soledad, Greenfield and King City each signed proclamations declaring a local emergency on Monday...

Mission San Antonio hosts annual Fiesta this Sunday

Historic Mission San Antonio de Padua is hosting its annual Fiesta this Sunday, June 9.

Students partake in book battle for ‘Read Across America’ week

Santa Lucia Elementary School students recently celebrated “Read Across America,” a weeklong celebration ending on the final day, March 2, by dressing as their favorite book character and culminating with a Battle of the Books competition.