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Mendocino County

(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

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)

Mendocino County Sheriff’s Deputy Shot Dead; Suspect Killed

A Mendocino County Sheriff’s deputy was shot and killed Wednesday in a shootout following a police chase. The lone suspect is also dead, following a crime spree that spanned two states.

03/19/2014

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Dogs Found Devouring Owner’s Dead Body In Mendocino County

Northern California authorities stopped two dogs from devouring the dead body of their owner as it lay on the ground in a clearing beside the road.

02/18/2014

Marijuana, pot

Mendocino County Cracking Down On Pot Growers Who Steal Water

To say Mendocino County is tolerant when it comes to marijuana would be an understatement. Amid a severe drought, authorities have no tolerance for marijuana growers who are stealing water.

02/05/2014

Lake Mendocino. (CBS)

Massive Water Release From Lake Mendocino Under Scrutiny Amid Drought

While rain is finally in the forecast, California’s water situation remains bleak. Residents who rely on Lake Mendocino for water are questioning the government’s decision to drain part of the lake for flood control, despite dry conditions.

02/04/2014

(CBS)

Mendocino County Couple Arrested For Child Sex Abuse

A Mendocino County couple has been arrested on suspicion of sexually abusing at least two of their five children over a 13-year period.

01/26/2014

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KCBS Food & Wine Report: Attractive Wines At Attractive Prices

This week I have three attractive wines at attractive prices including the Bonterra 2012 Chardonnay from Mendocino County made from organic grapes.

12/16/2013

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