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Homeless Sex-Offender Arrested In Petaluma For Failing To Register

David Benedict allegedly admitted he’d moved to Petaluma more than two months ago, but failed to register as a sex-offender as required by law.

06/27/2015

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Antique Firearms Discovered In Garage During Probation Arrest Of 2 Santa Rosa Felons

The rifles appear to be valuable antiques that detectives believe had been stolen.

06/20/2015

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Truck-Trailer Plummets Off Overpass Onto Freeway Ramp South Of Santa Rosa

A 25-foot construction trailer loaded with aluminum gutter supplies fell off the Todd Road over-crossing onto a southbound U.S. Highway 101 onramp Friday afternoon.

06/19/2015

(photo credit: Jeffrey Schaub)

Remote Bay Area Geysers Important Source Of California Green Energy Also Produce Small Earthquakes

It’s the single largest power-generating operation of its kind on the planet and is an important part of California’s green energy portfolio. But hardly anyone in the Bay Area knows what it is or where it is.

06/16/2015

17-year-old TJ Balliao, who suffers from severe dilated cardiomyopathy, is kept alive by an advanced ventricular assist device. (CBS SF)

Heart Device Miraculously Keeps Sonoma Teen Alive Without A Transplant

Doctors say one Bay Area teen is a hero and pioneer for a life-saving device that’s helping replace his failing heart.

06/11/2015

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Santa Rosa Couple Charged In Strangling Death Of Dog Tied To Post

Police say a Santa Rosa couple will face animal cruelty charges after their dog was strangled to death by the cable tying it to a backyard post.

05/29/2015

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Former Foster Kids Suing Santa Rosa Children’s Home For Alleged Abuses

The allegations against Moon Children’s Home include children being strip-searched and locked in their rooms.

05/19/2015

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Sonoma Ban On New Businesses Selling Tobacco Passes First Council Vote

Sonoma is a step closer to keeping new businesses from selling cigarettes, cigars, chewing tobacco and certain other tobacco products under a proposed law that unanimously passed the first of two city council votes.

05/19/2015

This owl was rescued in Santa Rosa. (CHP)

CHP Officers Drive Injured Owl To Santa Rosa Wildlife Hospital

An owl rescued by California Highway Patrol officers in Santa Rosa is recovering Monday morning.

05/11/2015

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Santa Rosa Man Stabbed After Confronting Car Burglars

The suspects had broken into five or more vehicles and stole clothing, electronics and other items when the victim interrupted them.

05/11/2015

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