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UCSB Student Found Dead on Isla Vista Beach

UCSB Student Found Dead on Isla Vista Beach

The body of 20-year-old UCSB student Sierra Markee-Winkler was discovered at approximately 7 a.m. Sunday morning on the beach below the 6800 block of Del Playa Drive, according to local officials now investigating the incident.

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Associated Students Senate Discusses Deltopia and Installation of Security Cameras

The first Associated Student Senate meeting of the quarter focused on a debate over the planned security measures for upcoming Deltopia festivities, particularly surrounding the controversy over recently installed public surveillance cameras in Isla Vista.


Extravaganza Openers Voice Complaints about ASPB

On Monday, May 14, a letter sent to A.S. Program Board, Chancellor Henry T. Yang, the Daily Nexus and The Bottom Line brought an air of discontent to ASPB. The letter relayed a series of miscommunications between Program Board and The Fire Department, a local band that recently performed at […]


Fire Department To Begin Seasonal Wildfire Prevention

The Santa Barbara County Fire Department met with weather experts last Wednesday to discuss precautionary measures for the upcoming dry season. The drier summer and fall months place the county at increased risk of wildfires. The 2008 Montecito Tea Fire destroyed 210 homes in the Montecito and Santa Barbara. According […]


SB Fire Bureau To Apply New Federal Grant

The Santa Barbara City Fire Dept. received a federal grant from the Department of Homeland Security to install diesel exhaust filtration systems and improve labor conditions in local firehouses. In a press release issued last week, Congresswoman Lois Capps announced that the SBCFD has been allocated $193,000 from the Assistance […]