.Erin Malsbury

December 6, 2022

‘Tripledemic’ Burdens Local Healthcare System

Santa Cruz County emergency rooms scramble to keep up with the flood of Covid, flu and Respiratory Syncytial Virus cases
December 6, 2022

Mini Fungus Fair Returns to Santa Cruz

From giant displays of local mushrooms and fungi-filled foods, the revamped event has something for every shroom lover
November 29, 2022

Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute’s New Chapter

Among several projects in the works, MBARI is retiring its largest research vessel to make way for a new ship
November 22, 2022

Environmental Groups in Santa Cruz Gives Connect Communities with Nature

A look at how local nonprofits are protecting our ecosystems
November 11, 2022

Caught Red-Footed

The rare tropical red-footed booby is hanging around Santa Cruz
November 8, 2022

Frans Lanting’s ‘Bay of Life’ Project Showcases Local Ecosystem

Lanting and partner Chris Eckstrom turn their sights on showcasing the Monterey Bay in photographs and stories
October 28, 2022

Lighthouse Point Rocked by Erosion

One of Santa Cruz's iconic natural spots transformed forever in one night
October 26, 2022

‘Maritime Mysteries and Monsters’ is Freaky Fun Education

Sea monster myths, formaldehyde-filled jars and the rare, deep-sea tapertail ribbonfish highlight the Museum of Natural History’s new exhibit