• Fire Suicide ID’ed

    The Monterey County Coroner’s Office has identified the man who died in the Tassajara Fire in a burning car as Stephen McAlpine, 66, of Monterey. No exact cause of death has been released as yet.

    His family is reported to have written that he struggled with mental illness.

    Speculation has it that his suicide was the cause of the fire but we await further details.

    posted to Cedar Street Times on September 25, 2015

    Topics: Front PG News, Police Log


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    This is the Heal the Bay Beach Report Card for Monterey Peninsula beaches, which reports water quality grades, or when relevant, weather advisories. An A to F grade is assigned based on the health risks of swimming or surfing at that location. Look at the "dry" grade for all days except those "wet" days during and within 3 days after a rainstorm. Click here for more information on the Beach Report Card. Click the name of the beach when it pops up for more details, or choose a beach below.

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