In a dramatic move by the White House, offshore oil drilling is being permanently banned along a new stretch of the Northern California coast.
The carcass of a 28-foot juvenile gray whale is too decomposed to determine why it became stranded Sunday on Portuguese Beach on the Sonoma Coast, the Marine Mammal Center’s head veterinarian said Tuesday morning.
The Sonoma County coroner’s office has identified a scuba diver who died Sunday in Salt Point State Park off the Sonoma County coast as 54-year-old Jeffrey Alan Rhea of Rohnert Park, coroner’s officials said.
Authorities say an abalone diver died in the water off the Sonoma County coast.
The search is over for the final missing boater from a fatal Bodega Bay fishing trip after a Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office helicopter crew spotted the body on the Marin County shoreline.
Around 9:30 a.m. Saturday, the sheriff’s helicopter, Henry 1, was able to conduct a search of the coastline and located the missing boat, which was overturned in the rocks near Tomales Point in Marin County.
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Interest has ramped up for fishing in the Bay Area now that the salmon season has begun.
A man who was kayaking with his friend died in an accident off the Marin County coast Wednesday afternoon.
A suspect who was brandishing a gun at a bar in Petaluma died in a fiery crash after fleeing from sheriff’s deputies Monday evening, according to the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office.