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Scotts Valley council bans sale of flavored tobacco

Plus: Road, park, facilities improvements on tap


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Downtown Santa Cruz library plans updated

Plus: Homeless shelter plans change


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Challenges outlined for new mental-health crisis response in Santa Cruz County

Dial ‘988’ to start in July, but non-police response remains limited.


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Santa Cruz council adopts new public gathering rules

Plus: Affordable housing project and military equipment list approved.


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Podcast: District 3 Santa Cruz County supervisor candidates address voters’ priorities

Justin Cummings, Ami Chen Mills and Shebreh Kalantari-Johnson discuss housing, rent assistance and more.


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RV parking rules reaffirmed by Santa Cruz City Council

Despite appeals, council rejects proposal to loosen rules.


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Explainer: Santa Cruz County’s rail trail ballot measure

Answers to readers’ questions about Measure D


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Paramedics try to reduce non-emergency hospital visits

New program aims to lower costs for Medicare patients in Santa Cruz County