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Suspected Arson Under Inspection

A suspected arson occurred near the Life Sciences Building on Monday at 11:20 p.m.

SB Health Department Releases Air Quality Warning Due to Nearby Fire
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SB Health Department Releases Air Quality Warning Due to Nearby Fire

Last Friday, the Santa Barbara County Public Health Department issued an Air Quality Warning for parts of Santa Barbara County as a result of air contamination stemming from the Camarillo Springs Fire. The fire, which was mostly contained as of yesterday, burned tens of thousands of acres of land across […]

Fire Damages Vehicles Near Mosher Alumni House
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Fire Damages Vehicles Near Mosher Alumni House

Flames engulfed a Toyota Rav4 in the parking lot between Campbell Hall and the Mosher Alumni House this afternoon, destroying the SUV and charring two other cars. The Santa Barbara County Fire Department and UCPD arrived at the scene minutes after onlookers reported the fire, which initially spread from a […]

Facebook Pages Cause Free Speech Controversy
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Facebook Pages Cause Free Speech Controversy

A.S. Senate Bill Ignites Debate on Censorship Over ‘UCSB Confessions’ and ‘UCSB Hookups’   The national student rights organization FIRE, the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, has reported on an Associated Students Senate bill calling for UCSB administration to moderate — and potentially shut down — the two popular […]

Fire Overtakes SB Hills, 100 People Evacuated
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Fire Overtakes SB Hills, 100 People Evacuated

100 people were evacuated from their homes as the result of a wildfire that overtook the hills in Santa Barbara near Highway 154, the same region where a similar fire scorched some 550 homes in 1990. According to a news line by the Santa Barbara Fire Department, the Lookout Fire, […]