Sonoma

Migratory Birds (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Best Places To View Wildlife Near San Francisco

The best places to view wildlife near San Francisco are locations where you can view them in their natural habitat

07/04/2015

Ugliest Dog 2015

World’s Ugliest Dog Named In Annual Petaluma Competition

Homely hounds gathered Friday at the Sonoma Marin fair in Petaluma for a chance to be named World’s Ugliest Dog.

06/26/2015

Baseball in glove (Getty Images)

Sonoma Baseball Squad Makes History With First Openly Gay Pro

Baseball history was made in Northern California when the sport’s first active professional player to come out as gay pitched a shutout before an enthusiastic crowd that seemed more impressed with his performance than his role as a pioneer.

06/26/2015

KCBS reporter Jeffrey Schaub dons a race helmet before taking a couple of laps around Sonoma Raceway on June 23, 2015. (Jeffrey Schaub/CBS)

KCBS Reporter Jeffrey Schaub Takes A Spin At Sonoma Raceway Before Toyota/Save Mart 350 NASCAR Race

17-year-old James Bickford, the cousin of NASCAR great Jeff Gordon, took our fearless reporter for a spin around the track.

06/24/2015

North Beach Festival (credit: Steven Restivo Productions)

15 Things To Do In The Bay Area

Experience Little Italy at the North Beach Festival, enjoy Oyster Sunday in Sebastopol or see “Annie” return to San Francisco! Just some of the things to do this week in the Bay Area!

06/04/2015

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Car Thieves Get Stuck In Petaluma Traffic, Chased Down By Victim

Two would-be car thieves were arrested Friday in Petaluma after they got stuck in traffic in the stolen vehicle, police said.

04/25/2015

Police Investigation

Woman Shot By Sheriff’s Deputies After Wild Sonoma County Chase Dies In Hospital

A woman who was shot by sheriff’s deputies in Sebastopol early Thursday following a pursuit from Windsor has died, Santa Rosa police said Friday.

04/24/2015

Pinot Noir grapes (ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Grapevine-Killing Pest Turns Up In Sonoma County

Sonoma County agriculture inspectors are on high alert after discovering a pest that has been the scourge of the wine grape industry in tree shipments from Southern California.

04/13/2015

A bat hangs from a branch (Michal Cizek/Getty Images)

2 Bats Test Positive For Rabies In Sonoma County

Two bats found in Windsor and Sebastopol tested positive for rabies the first week in April, the Sonoma County Department of Health Services said Friday.

04/10/2015

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Sonoma City Council Worried Rental Sites Like Airbnb Would Ruin Town’s Character; Votes Them Down

Sonoma’s City Council has blocked a plan to allow residents to rent out rooms in their homes on sites like Airbnb and VRBO.

04/07/2015

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