Sonoma County

Cyclist Killed During Levi's GranFondo Charity Ride In Sonoma CountyAuthorities say an amateur cyclist was killed after losing control on a winding California mountain road during Levi’s GranFondo charity ride, an event founded by former national champion Levi Leipheimer.
Sonoma County Man Arrested After Allegedly Passing Counterfeit $100 BillsWindsor police and Sonoma County sheriff’s deputies arrested a man Tuesday morning on suspicion of passing counterfeit $100 bills at Sonoma County wineries, a sheriff’s sergeant said.
President Obama Calls Gov. Brown, Pledges Support To Valley Fire VictimsThe president called Governor Brown to express his concern for impacted California residents and his gratitude for the firefighters and others responding to the massive blaze. The federal government will continue its support for Valley Fire victims, Obama told Brown.
Geothermal, Solar Power Facilities May Have Been Damaged In 62,000 Acre Valley FireAlameda Municipal Power reported Monday that geothermal and solar power facilities near Middletown may have been damaged in the 62,000-acre Valley Fire, currently burning through Lake, Napa, and Sonoma counties.
Small Earthquake Rattles Sonoma CountyThe U.S. Geological Survey reported a 2.9-magnitude earthquake Monday morning in Sonoma County.
Swimmers Urged To Avoid Russian River After Dog Dies From Toxic AlgaeSonoma County public health officials are asking people to stay out of the Russian River this Labor Day weekend after a dog death was tied to a toxic blue-green algae bloom in the area.
Recycled Water Fill Station Opens In Sonoma As County Looks To Deal With DroughtAs California’s drought continues to shrink water supplies, a Sonoma County utility is looking to recycled water as a new source.
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Russian River Visitors Warned About Possibly Toxic AlgaeSonoma County officials began posting signs Friday at public beaches along the Russian River, warning swimmers of possibly toxic algae blooms.
Worker Killed In Tree-Cutting Accident In SebastopolAn employee of a tree-cutting business died Tuesday afternoon when he was struck by a large section of a tree in unincorporated Sebastopol, according to the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office.
Elderly Sonoma Co. Man Dies After Beating By Caretaker Who Later Died In San Francisco Police CustodyAn elderly assault victim died Thursday night after Sonoma County sheriff’s officials said he was brutally assaulted by a man who later died in San Francisco police custody, according to the sheriff’s office.
Person Shot Near Grocery Store In Bodega BayThe Sonoma County Sheriff's Office has responded to a shooting near the Diekmann's Bay store in Bodega Bay.