Latest Monterey County, California Stories

2010-01-13 13:22:00

NORTHRIDGE, Calif., Jan.

2009-12-30 14:53:00

PACIFIC GROVE, Calif., Dec. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- California American Water and the Monterey Peninsula Water Management District began annual operations of their joint Aquifer Storage and Recovery (ASR) project this month.

2009-12-23 14:50:00

Link to earthquakes unclear, but tremors seem to increase stress on shallower fracture zone.

2009-12-15 13:54:00

MORGAN HILL, Calif., Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Monterey Mushrooms, Inc.

2009-11-23 09:43:37

Using a technique normally used for detecting weak tremors, scientists at the Georgia Institute of Technology discovered that the 2004 magnitude 6 earthquake along the Parkfield section of the San Andreas fault exhibited almost 11 times more aftershocks than previously thought.

2009-11-03 10:07:00

CARMEL, Calif., Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- With summer crowds gone, those in the know come to Carmel now, enjoying the year's best weather! June Gloom and coastal fog are long gone. Calm, sunny days climb into the upper sixties.

2009-10-09 04:30:00

CORONADO, Calif., Oct. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- California American Water announced today that Blanca Zarazua, Monterey County attorney and Honorary Consul of Mexico, has been appointed to its board of directors.

2009-10-06 15:29:00


2009-10-01 06:35:00

Researchers at the Carnegie Institution say that they have discovered a method of measuring and monitoring geological fault lines beneath the Earth’s crust—a development that could significantly enhance scientists’ ability to accurately predict earthquakes.

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