.Drew Penner

drew penner journalist
November 14, 2022

Discarded Ballots Found in Santa Cruz Mountains

Investigation underway after two dozen ballots were found three days after Nov. 8 election
November 9, 2022

Nov. 8, 2022 Election: Timm-Timms Slate Leads Scotts Valley Vice Mayor Reed

Scotts Valley City Councilman Derek Timm and political newcomer Allan Timms are in first and second place in early results
November 1, 2022

Around the County: City Council and Mayoral Races

As Election Day approaches, a snapshot of where Santa Cruz County races stand
October 13, 2022

Faultline Brewing Company Opens in Scotts Valley

New taproom overcomes pandemic-era hurdles, opens in growing Hanger complex
September 30, 2022

Second SLV Educator Placed on Leave Allowed to Resign

District says sexual assault allegations were ‘unfounded’ but complaints of aggressive, demeaning behavior substantiated
September 27, 2022

Will Box Stores Change the Culture of Scotts Valley?

Longtime local businesses fear the competition will force them out of the area or close their doors for good
September 8, 2022

Court Upholds Termination of SVPD Officer

Judge sides with City of Scotts Valley in lawsuit alleging age discrimination
September 6, 2022

Katherine Blunt on California Wildfires and PG&E Failures

The ‘Wall Street Journal’ reporter investigates the mishaps of California’s largest utility in ‘California Burning: The Fall of Pacific Gas and Electric—and What It Means for America's Power Grid’