Home / Salinas

Salinas

Wife dies in husband’s arms hiding from CA wildfire

Raging wildfires forced a couple in their 70’s to jump into the pool at their rental home in wine country last week to escape the blazes around them.  Armando and Carmen Berriz, 76 and 75, were on vacation with their family when the fire moved in on Monday. After realizing …

Read More »

Salinas company pays $310k after worker crushed to death

Gavel and justice.(Photo: Provided photo) A Salinas company will pay $310,000 in penalties and has agreed to change its safety procedures more than four years after a 30-year-old employee was crushed to death on the job.  On April 10, 2013, Jose Juan Serrano, 30, was working as a machine operator …

Read More »

Settlement Of Worker Fatality Action Against Salinas-Based “Growers Street”

Settlement Of Worker Fatality Action Against Salinas-Based “Growers Street” Monterey, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – Monterey County District Attorney Dean D. Flippo announced today that his office resolved a worker fatality action against Salinas-based Growers Street Cooling, LLC (“Growers Street”), related to systemic violations of worker safety laws by the company that …

Read More »

Company fined $310k after worker’s death

Monterey County District Attorney Dean Flippo announced Monday that a Salinas produce-cooling company has agreed to pay $310,000 in costs and civil penalties to resolve a worker fatality action for the death of an employee four years ago when a piece of equipment fell on him. The action involved the …

Read More »

EMS meetings to seek input this month in Marina

MARINA EMS meetings to seek input this month The Monterey County Emergency Medical Services Agency has planned a series of five community-based listening sessions designed to help assess the effectiveness of the EMS system. The first session was Monday. Other dates are: 5-6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Marina Library, 188 Seaside Avenue, …

Read More »

CA Current Conditions – Houston Chronicle

CA Current Conditions as of 11:00 PM PDT Monday, October 16, 2017 _____ City/Town;Weather Condition;Temp (F);Wind Direction;Wind Speed (MPH);Humidity (%) Alturas;Clear;41;Calm;0;37% Arcata;Clear;47;Calm;0;92% Auburn;Clear;66;ESE;5;40% Avalon;Clear;83;WNW;12;2% Bakersfield;Clear;66;NE;10;36% Beale AFB;Clear;58;NE;3;36% Big Bear City;Clear;36;Calm;0;32% Bishop;Mostly clear;47;N;2;32% Blue Canyon;Clear;63;Calm;0;18% Blythe;Clear;78;WNW;5;6% Burbank;Clear;75;NNE;3;15% Camarillo;Clear;68;Calm;0;38% Camp Pendleton;Clear;69;Calm;0;42% Campo;Mostly clear;57;NE;7;23% Carlsbad;Clear;62;NNE;3;57% Chico;Clear;59;Calm;0;28% China Lake;Clear;60;SSW;9;11% Chino;Mostly clear;73;N;5;24% Concord;Clear;60;SSE;3;45% Corona;Clear;61;Calm;0;36% Crescent …

Read More »

York Fire contained at 32 acres near Monterey

UPDATE: Cal Fire: York Fire contained at 32 acres near Monterey Subscribe today for full access on your desktop, tablet, and mobile device. Subscribe Now Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about UPDATE: Cal Fire: York Fire contained at 32 acres outside …

Read More »

Del Monte Avenue shooting victim ID’d

Salinas police: Del Monte Avenue shooting victim ID’d Subscribe today for full access on your desktop, tablet, and mobile device. Subscribe Now Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Salinas police: Del Monte Avenue shooting victim ID’d A 2-year-old child was in …

Read More »