Seaside, CA – On the 5th anniversary of the September 11th, 2001, terrorist attacks, we've been hearing a variety of perspectives on NPR from across the country. For a local and national perspective, KAZU's Ben Adler talks with Congressman Sam Farr, a Democrat representing the Monterey Bay Area.
Santa Cruz, CA – KAZU's John Sepulvado speaks with Santa Cruz Sentinel reporter Shanna McCord about the city's Halloween task force asking for an extra $35,000 to help avoid the kind of violence that led to seven stabbings last year.
Monterey, CA – A year and a half after letting its last great white go -- a shark that shattered the previous record for a great white on display -- the Monterey Bay Aquarium put a new one in its Outer Bay tank Thursday night. It's a 5'8", 104-pound male that's likely less than a year old. KAZU's Ben Adler reports.
Moss Landing – Listening to the ocean could get a whole lot easier thanks to a hi-tech underwater glider. Learn more about the mystery of the "BLOOP." Cold war era hydrophones picked up this bubble sound in the late 90's. They think it could come from a yet undiscovered animal larger than a blue whale.
Pacific Grove, CA – KAZU's Ben Adler talks with Monterey County Herald city editor Joe Livernois about a landmark land use agreement between the county and city of Salinas and local hotel union workers threatening to go on strike.