Sonoma County

WiseAging

Wise Aging, 800 Grapes, And Infinitely Polar Bear

You can listen to the broadcast of Weekend Magazine with KCBS Public Affairs Director Liz Saint John every Sunday morning from 3:00am-4:00am and again from 5:00am-6:00am on KCBS All News 740 AM and 106.9 FM. […]

06/24/2015

west nile virus

Infected Crow In Novato, Marin County’s First Sign Of West Nile Virus This Year

The Marin/Sonoma Mosquito and Vector Control District announced Friday it has discovered the first sign of West Nile Virus in Marin County this year.

06/15/2015

Russian River Gathering

Teen Bystander Killed In Cloverdale Crash Was Never Reported Missing

Investigators looking into a crash that apparently killed a teenage girl in Cloverdale are trying to find out why no one told first responders to the crash that she was missing.

06/08/2015

powerlines

PG&E Toppled By Sonoma Clean Power As Top Energy Supplier In County

PG&E is no longer the dominant energy supplier in Sonoma County thanks to the one-year-old Sonoma Clean Power, which supplies mostly solar and geothermal renewable energy.

06/01/2015

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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

California Highway Patrol officer, CHP

CHP Lieutenant Identified As Scuba Diver Who Died Off Sonoma County Coast

The Sonoma County coroner’s office has identified a scuba diver who died Sunday in Salt Point State Park off the Sonoma County coast as 54-year-old Jeffrey Alan Rhea of Rohnert Park, coroner’s officials said.

05/25/2015

Seismometer

Small Earthquake Rattles Rohnert Park Area

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 2.7 earthquake has struck Rohnert Park Monday evening.

05/25/2015

A vacation rental in Sonoma County. (CBS)

Rowdy Vacation Renters Cause Headache For Guerneville Residents

Quaint towns in the Wine Country and along the Russian River are seeing a flood of weekend vacationers. And that’s leading to headaches.

05/18/2015

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)

High & Dry: California’s Drought Prompts Crackdown On Marijuana Farmers

As the drought worsens, water managers are drafting new rules to mitigate the impact of pot farming with Marijuana being one of the biggest cash crops, from Santa Rosa north.

05/08/2015

(L-R) A funnel cloud seen over Sebastopol, the same cloud dissipating and showing the circular structure. (Kathy Munch/CBS)

Funnel Cloud Spotted In Sebastopol As May Storm Moves Through Bay Area

A KPIX Weather Watcher spotted a funnel cloud from Sebastopol Thursday morning.

05/07/2015

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