A federal grand jury has indicted four officials at the Rancho Feeding Corp. slaughterhouse, alleging they slaughtered diseased cows while inspectors were on their lunch breaks and distributed the cattle.
Northbound U.S. Highway 101 in Petaluma was blocked briefly Sunday morning while a nude man ran wildly through the lanes, according to the CHP.
Authorities have identified a man killed after a large brick pizza oven towed by a catering van broke loose and careened into his car near Petaluma.
A man was killed and three others, including two children, were injured when a detached trailer collided with their car near Petaluma on Friday night.
Stuck in Bay Area traffic with a baby on the way, a panicked soon-to-be father pulled over and delivered his own child on the side of a Sonoma County highway.
A 30-year-old Santa Rosa woman was arrested Thursday in Petaluma after a police officer stopped her car for speeding and saw the woman’s unrestrained 4-month-old boy in the back seat.
The wife of J. Roy Martinez called police Friday night to report that she had received a phone call from her husband and he was in the city of Napa.
“Peanut,” a shelter rescue dog of unknown heritage, was named the new World’s Ugliest Dog at the Sonoma-Marin Fair Friday evening.
Ugly is in the eye of the beholder — especially when judging these 29 dogs who are heading to the Petaluma Fairgrounds Friday evening for the annual Sonoma-Marin Fair’s Ugly Dog Contest.
Congressmen Mike Thompson and Jared Huffman want to increase the funding allocated to federal food safety breach investigators, following a massive recall this year at a Petaluma slaughterhouse.