A forest fire burning in Monterey County near Big Sur that has destroyed more than 20 homes and blackened nearly 770 acres should be fully contained by Friday night, a U.S. Forest Service spokesman said Wednesday. FULL ARTICLE AT CBS 5
Jose Alberto Hernandez Campos, 31, of Soledad, was convicted Monday by a jury of forcible rape, criminal threats, false imprisonment and intimidating a witness, the Monterey County District Attorney's office said. FULL ARTICLE AT The Californian
Christopher Sorenson, 31, of Salinas, on Tuesday pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the death of his mother, dropping an insanity plea he had entered earlier, the Monterey County District Attorney's office said. FULL ARTICLE AT The Californian
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Monterey County is a county located on the Pacific coast of the U.S. state of California, its northwestern section forming the southern half of Monterey Bay. The northern half of the bay is in Santa Cruz County. As of 2000, the population was 401,762. The county seat is Salinas. Monterey County is a member of the regional governmental agency, Association of Monterey Bay Area Governments.
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