The California Highway Patrol responded to a report of an aggressive bull that was loose in the area of state highways 12 and 113 near Rio Vista this morning.
Calvin Knight was with his family at Sandy Beach Park in Rio Vista, Solano County coroner’s office Deputy Jackson Harris said.
A Rio Vista woman was shot at least twice by police Saturday morning after she allegedly tried to run officers down during a pursuit and attempted traffic stop.
A Rio Vista man was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of felony child abuse and committing lewd acts on children at his wife’s in-house day care center, according to the Solano County Sheriff’s Office.
The owner of a helicopter flight school, with a student who was involved in a midair collision over Solano County, says the aircraft narrowly escaped what could have been a deadly crash.
Officials say a small plane and a helicopter landed safely after making contact in the air in the San Francisco Bay Area and there are no reports of any injuries.
A natural gas pipeline ruptured east of Rio Vista on Friday night, sparking a fire that shot up large flames.
With a renewed emphasis on natural gas as a cleaner-burning alternative fuel, Rio Vista — at the center of one of the state’s biggest gas fields — should benefit but there are signs that the gas wells are slowly giving out.
A minimum-security inmate who escaped from a conservation camp in Solano County Sunday night was captured in Rio Vista late Thursday night, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation said this afternoon.