Sonoma County

Oakland anti-police brutality march, October 22nd, 2014 (photo courtesy: Chris Filippi)

Oakland Anti-Police Brutality March Coincides With 1-Year-Anniversary Of Andy Lopez Shooting Death

About 200 demonstrators took to the streets in downtown Oakland on Wednesday as part of a rally and march against police brutality. The event coincided with the one-year anniversary of the shooting death of 13-year-old Andy Lopez from Santa Rosa, by a sheriff’s deputy.

10/22/2014

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Healdsburg City Officials Ban Tobacco Sales To Anyone Under 21

The Healdsburg City Council passed an ordinance Tuesday night that will ban the sale of tobacco products to anyone under the age of 21 making it the first city in California to do so.

10/22/2014

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Cyclist Injured After Squirrel Fatally Jumps Into Spokes During Charity Race

A small squirrel sent a cyclist in the Levi’s GranFondo charity bike ride in Sonoma County to the hospital on Saturday.

10/07/2014

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Dozens Of Rattlesnakes Released Into Wild After Being Captured In Bay Area Neighborhoods

Dozens of rattlesnakes found in residential neighborhoods and captured were set to be released into the wild Friday in Northern California so they could prepare for a winter hibernation.

10/03/2014

Still image of Linus and Snoopy from "Happiness is a Warm Blanket." (Warner Premiere (c) Peanuts Worldwide, LLC.)

Snoopy, Charlie Brown, And All The Peanuts Live On Via Social Media, 64 Years After Their Creation

The comic strip ‘Peanuts’ was first published on October 2nd, 1950 but 64 years later, the gang is going strong thanks to social media.

10/01/2014

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Santa Rosa Woman Found Guilty Of 2nd Degree Murder In Deadly Road Rage Crash

A woman was convicted of second-degree murder in Sonoma County Superior Court Friday afternoon for a fatal vehicle collision two years ago.

09/26/2014

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Woman Found Dead In Cluttered, Burned Down Santa Rosa Home

The Sonoma County coroner’s office has identified a woman who was found dead in her cluttered and burned Santa Rosa home Saturday night as 78-year-old Norene Losee.

09/15/2014

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Big Rig Driver Suffers Asthma Attack, Spills Grapes On Hwy 101 In Sonoma County

Grapes that spilled from a big-rig after the driver had an asthma attack closed a portion of U.S. Highway 101 near Cloverdale in Sonoma County Sunday

09/15/2014

Zinfandel Grapes (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Narsai David: Still Time For Three Nice Wines From Sonoma And Monterey

Summer’s almost over, but it’s still a good time to enjoy chardonnay. Our food and wine expert has two to choose from, plus a zinfandel from Dry Creek Valley.

09/05/2014

Windsor pot grow. (PHOTO COURTESY SONOMA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE)

Couple Charged With Child Endangerment Stemming From Backyard Pot Grow In Sonoma County

A Windsor couple will be arraigned Monday on child endangerment charges after Sonoma County sheriff’s deputies found evidence on Wednesday of a hash laboratory and marijuana grow in their home, a sheriff’s sergeant said.

09/05/2014

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