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SBCC student found dead after overdose in Isla Vista apartment


September 9, 2016

A City College student was found dead in her apartment last Tuesday evening from an apparent heroin overdose in Isla Vista, California. Asha Marie Malocsay, 18, from Livermore, California was found unconscious on Sept. 6 in ...

SBCC employee passes away in medical emergency on campus

MEGAN RANDOLPH, Editor-in-Chief

January 28, 2016

Early this morning, Dustin Green, a City College food service facility operator, passed away due to a medical emergency. A staff member found him unresponsive in his office this morning. Santa Barbara Police Department responded to the call al...

Police finally held accountable for killing of unarmed citizens

MAC WALBY, Associate Editor

May 4, 2015

Michael Brown, Eric Garner, Ezell Ford and John Crawford. It seems like every week, another unarmed black man is killed at the hands of the police. Almost 400 people have been killed by the police this year alone. But somehow,...

ISIS infiltrates social media; creates fear among U.S. citizens

TAYLOR MUNSELL, Channels Staff

May 1, 2015

In America, we use social media for sharing photos, making dates and shopping. About 7,000 miles across the world, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria uses it as a mode of recruitment while sharing bloody videos of decapitation ...

Pilot mental health: the forgotten factor in airline safety

LANDON HUNT, Channels Staff

April 17, 2015

The odds of being in a plane crash that has at least one fatality on one of the 78 major world airlines is one in 3.4 million. The odds are even slimmer if you only consider a plane being taken down deliberately by one of the...

Highway 154 continues to be a “blood alley” for commuters

JAMES THOMPSON, Channels Staff

March 13, 2015

I am not your typical City College student. I do not live in on Del Playa or on the Mesa. In fact I am not even a resident of this city. Actually I live in Santa Ynez, which is about 30 miles northwest of Santa Barbara City Co...

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