Mendocino County

Leaves of a mature marijuana plant. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Men Arrested After 800 Pot Plants Found, Threatened To Empty Streams In Mendocino County

Four out-of-state residents are suspected of cultivating and possessing pot for sale in a rural area of Mendocino County after investigators found 800 marijuana plants and a hash oil lab.

22 hours ago

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3.5-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Mendocino County

A small earthquake hit the coast of Mendocino County Monday morning.

07/27/2015

A bud is seen on a mature marijuana plant that is displayed at The International Cannabis and Hemp Expo April 18, 2010 at the Cow Palace in Daly City, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Climate Change, Drought Likely Means Marijuana Grown In California Will Be More Potent

Researchers are also concerned about how the increasing number of people growing marijuana on public lands will affect the ecosystem.

05/13/2015

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Magnitude 3.3 Earthquake Strikes Mendocino County

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 3.3 earthquake struck near Redwood Valley Tuesday morning.

04/28/2015

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

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