Podcast: Meet the Capitola City Council candidates
Yvette Lopez Brooks, Joe Clarke, Enrique Dolmo Jr., Gerry Jensen, Alexander Pedersen respond to voters’ questions
Podcast: Meet the candidates for Santa Cruz mayor
Joy Schendledecker and Fred Keeley respond to voters’ questions
Podcast: Meet the Santa Cruz City Council District 6 candidates
Renee Golder and Sean Maxwell respond to voters’ questions
Podcast: Meet the Santa Cruz City Council District 4 candidates
Hector Marin, Scott Newsome and Gregory Hyver discuss affordable housing
Podcast: Meet the Scotts Valley City Council candidates
Derek Timm, Allan Timms and Jim Reed respond to voters’ questions
Podcast: Ahead of Nov. 8 local election, Santa Cruz County residents share priorities
Affordable housing, rent help, homelessness are among top themes
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Podcast Ep. 81: Reducing harm in Santa Cruz County law enforcement
Could more mental health crises be handled without police?
Podcast Ep. 80 How to be social but safer during the pandemic
Infectious disease expert shares advice
Podcast Ep. 79: Santa Cruz library decision looms
Renovate in place, or build new with garage, housing
Tough decisions: Child care during a pandemic
Parents, providers worry about risk of viral transmission
What’s Santa Cruz County’s plan for COVID-19 antibody tests?
Still many unknowns with virus, individual testing not yet useful
How deep is Santa Cruz County’s economic downturn?
New rules, fewer visitors ahead for Santa Cruz County
Santa Cruz County Health Officer previews new, looser COVID rules
More outdoor activities would be allowed, but beaches closed for certain hours
Santa Cruz Local Answers: How can UCSC help with COVID testing?
Campus project could increase local capacity by hundreds of tests per day
Santa Cruz Local Town Hall: Medical leaders talk hospital capacity
Drs. Larry DeGhetaldi, David Ghilarducci share insight on COVID projections
State, local leaders share factors for easing COVID shelter order
County still lacks 50 ventilators for potential peak
Our 2020 vision for Santa Cruz Local
Santa Cruz Local staffers discuss where we're heading and how you can help
Progress on the COVID-19 battle in Santa Cruz County
Health officials encouraged by latest projections
Santa Cruz Local Answers: Your questions on COVID testing
Who gets tested? Why is the county rationing tests?
‘Everything’s homework now’
Santa Cruz County families, teachers and school leaders adapt to online learning
Santa Cruz County COVID-19 hospital demand projected to exceed capacity
Health officials urge residents to stay home
Global lessons for Santa Cruz in the COVID-19 response
What can we learn from solutions in South Korea, Taiwan, Singapore?
Santa Cruz County medical capacity to face coronavirus test
County epidemiologist urges residents to stay home