Mendocino

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

(Mendocino Co. Sheriff)

Lost Sea Lion Pup Waddles Into Backseat Of Patrol Car Near Fort Bragg

Sheriff’s deputies rescued an unusually friendly sea lion pup found waddling along a dark Mendocino highway.

04/22/2015

(CBS)

3 Men Die After Diving Into Choppy Water For Abalone Off Mendocino Coast

Authorities say three men died after entering the choppy water off Northern California to dive for abalone.

04/12/2015

Mendocino Coast

Woman’s Body Found By Hikers Below Steep Cliff On Mendocino Coast

A woman was found dead at the base of a cliff near Caspar Point north of Mendocino late Wednesday.

04/03/2015

Mendocino High School's basketball team. (Photo: Mendocino Sports Plus)

Ft. Bragg Unified Lifts Ban On “I Can’t Breathe T-Shirts” During Warm-Ups At School Tournament

Members of a California high school basketball team can wear T-shirts reading “I Can’t Breathe” during warm-ups at a tournament despite previously being told to stay home if they did.

12/29/2014

Mendocino Village

Mendocino High School Basketball Players Disinvited From Fort Bragg Tournament For Wearing ‘I Can’t Breathe’ T-Shirts

A North Coast high school basketball tournament has become a flashpoint in the ongoing protests over police killings of unarmed black men after Mendocino High players were disinvited from an event in Fort Bragg because of concerns they would wear “I Can’t Breathe” T-shirts during warmups.

12/27/2014

Quake Near Willits

Magnitude 3.9 Quake Strikes Near Willits

An earthquake registering a preliminary magnitude of 3.9 struck near Willits Saturday morning.

10/04/2014

A man shows a type of marijuana at a farm near Medellin, Antioquia department, Colombia on October 3 , 2012. A bicycle ride against drug trafficking and in favour of the legalization of self-cultivation of marijuana for medicinal and recreational purposes took place in Medellin on October 6, 2012. AFP PHOTO/Raul ARBOLEDA (Photo credit should read RAUL ARBOLEDA/AFP/GettyImages)

About The Bay: Harvest Time Is Here For California’s Marijuana Growers

It’s harvest season for the massive California marijuana industry but the quasi-legal status of the drug means the safety of those who grow and process it is always in question.

09/22/2014

Seismometer

Small Earthquake Rattles Mendocino County

The U.S. Geological Survey reported a magnitude 3.5 quake struck Sunday at 1:17 p.m. about six miles south of Covelo in Mendocino County.

09/14/2014

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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