Mendocino County

A Sonoma County Sheriff's Helicopter (sonomasheriff.org)

Abalone Season Off To Deadly Start On Bay Area Coast

The abalone diving season is off to a deadly start, with the latest death of a man trapped by rising tide along the Mendocino County coast Tuesday.

04/23/2015

Pinot Noir grapes (ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Narsai David: McFadden Farm Wines Use Organic Grapes In Some Low-Cost Bottles

Potter Valley, California’s McFadden Farm Wines has three beautiful selections from their Mendocino County vineyard that includes organic grapes at a low cost. Narsai David has a full review.

02/27/2015

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Highway 101 Bypass Collapses in Willits; 3 Workers Injured

Three construction workers were injured after a section of the Willits Highway 101 bypass project collapsed Thursday afternoon.

01/22/2015

Marijuana

NorCal Tribe Cashes In On Green Rush, Launches Multi-Million Dollar Pot Farm

A Mendocino County tribe has signed up to be the first tribe in the state to launch a large marijuana-growing operation.

01/10/2015

Marijuana

Mysterious Men Dropping From Helicopters To Chop Down NorCal Marijuana Grows

There’s been some mysterious activity in the skies over Mendocino County lately. Folks who live there want to know: Who are the armed men dropping out of helicopters to chop down their marijuana grows?

09/12/2014

The Point Arena-Stornetta unit of the California Coastal National Monument on the Mendocino County coast. (US Bureau of Land Management)

NY Times Names Point Arena-Stornetta In Mendocino County Among Top World Places To Visit In 2014

A newly-designated portion of the California Coastal National Monument is near the top of the New York Times global list of 52 places to go in 2014.

09/09/2014

(CBS SF)

Lodge Fire In Mendocino County Spreads To 8,700 Acres; Evacuations In Place

A wildfire burning for almost two weeks in Mendocino County is still just 35 percent contained.

08/11/2014

Mendocino County Sheriff's Deputy Ricky Del Fiorentino was fatally shot in the line of duty in Cleone, north of Fort Bragg, on March 19, 2014. (Mendocino County Sheriff)

Funeral Held For Mendocino Deputy, Gov. Brown Unable To Attend Due To Storm

More than 2,000 people braved fierce rain to honor a veteran Mendocino County sheriff’s deputy who was shot and killed by an Oregon man during a crime spree that began in Eugene a week ago.

03/26/2014

Ricardo Antonio Chaney (Lane County, OR Sheriff's Dept.)

Man Who Killed Mendocino Sheriff’s Deputy Linked To Oregon Murder

A man who killed a California deputy after a carjacking and attack at a tourist attraction is also a suspect in the slaying of a retired Oregon educator, police said Thursday.

03/20/2014

Mendocino County Sheriff's Deputy Ricky Del Fiorentino was fatally shot in the line of duty in Cleone, north of Fort Bragg, on March 19, 2014. (Mendocino County Sheriff)

Fallen Mendocino Deputy Remembered For Being Compassionate, A Star Athlete

Residents in Napa and Mendocino counties are mourning a Mendocino County sheriff’s deputy who was killed Wednesday by a Eugene, Ore. armed robbery suspect.

03/20/2014

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