Salinas, CA – At one point Wednesday afternoon, it felt like d j vu all over again. The Food and Drug Administration was holding a conference call discussing an E. coli outbreak and they were looking at leafy greens. Sure, it was lettuce, not spinach, but after the spinach outbreak earlier this year, you couldn't blame Salinas Valley growers for being a little bit on edge.
KAZU's John Sepulvado gets the latest from KAZU's Ben Adler.
By Ben Adler, John Sepulvado and Sarah Wiener-Boone
Salinas and Santa Cruz, CA – There were voting problems in Monterey County and Santa Cruz County Tuesday night. It took a lot longer to count the votes in each county than a lot of people expected. So what caused the delays? KAZU's Ben Adler checks in with reporters John Sepulvado and Sarah Wiener-Boone to find out why.
Pacific Grove, CA – The Democratic wave you've been hearing about all morning carried all the way to California, knocking out a powerful Republican incumbent in the House of Representatives, 11th district Congressman Richard Pombo.
KAZU's Ben Adler runs through the results from the Monterey Bay Area's Congressional, State Senate, State Assembly and Mayoral races.
Santa Cruz, CA – Money. Pot. And growth policies. Those were the subjects of some of the ballot measures voters in the city of Santa Cruz decided last night. Voters also elected a slate of four candidates to the board of the Santa Cruz City Schools.
KAZU's Ben Adler checks in with reporters Sarah Wiener-Boone and Maria Gaura in Santa Cruz for more on those races.