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Sexual assaults on the rise in Santa Clara County

Incidents of rape and sexual assault have risen in Santa Clara County over the last year, and experts think the increase is at least partially related to victims’ growing willingness to report the crimes.

Gilroy man charged in fatal crash

Isael Velarde, a Gilroy resident accused of crashing a vehicle and leaving his severely injured passenger to die on the road just north of Morgan Hill on June 6, faces more than 10 years in prison for his involvement in the collision and death, according to authorities.

Accused officer to be arraigned July 8

Robert Davies, a San Mateo police officer who was arrested at his Morgan Hill home June 6, is scheduled to appear in court July 8 for an arraignment on accusations that he contacted a minor for criminal, sexual purposes, according to authorities.

Downtown dog fest

Jake's Fest, a fundraiser to help sick or injured shelter dogs find their forever homes, just completed its second annual event in...

Grower faces July 10 deadline in lawsuit

Santa Clara County's lawsuit against a national mushroom grower accused of dumping toxins into a creek in north Morgan Hill is still working its way through the courts.

Police investigate downtown violence

Morgan Hill Police are investigating two violent incidents downtown that left at least two people injured last weekend, according to authorities.

City sued over gun control ordinance

A Morgan Hill resident and a statewide firearms advocacy organization have sued the City of Morgan Hill over a local gun control ordinance enacted by the city council last year.

Mayor on the scene at Amgen TOC emergency

"Old habits die hard," said Morgan Hill Mayor Rich Constantine, a retired firefighter, when asked why he rushed over to help a man suffering a medical emergency at the Amgen Tour of California finish line May 14.

Traffic, thefts kept police busy in 2018

The Morgan Hill Police Department in 2018 hired six new officers, made fewer arrests and wrote more traffic citations than the previous year, according to the department's annual report.

It’s Bike Week!

Morgan Hill Bike Week (or 12 days, to be exact) kicked off last week and leads up to the May 14 Amgen Tour of California Stage 3 finish near the city’s Outdoor Sports Center.

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Locals graduate from Monte Vista

Nearly 60 students from Gilroy, Morgan Hill, San Martin, Hollister and San Juan Bautista were among the 166 to graduate from Monte...

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