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Ron Capps, near lane, wins the funny car race at Sonoma. (photo courtesy: NHRA)

Ron Capps Earns 4th Funny Car Win At Sonoma

Ron Capps raced to his second Funny Car victory of the season Sunday for his fourth career win in the NHRA Sonoma Nationals.


(L) Kathy Witkowicki (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner An Inspiration To North Bay Students

Some students are getting better grades. Others are the first in their family to go to college. One in ten students in Sonoma Valley said their future is brighter, because they have someone encouraging them along the way: this week’s Jefferson Award winner.


NASCAR driver Greg Biffle. (Photo by Geoff Burke/Getty Images)

Roush’s Biffle, Edwards Not On Same Page Headed Into Sonoma

Greg Biffle was thrilled after his victory last weekend in Michigan. Teammate Carl Edwards was a little bit miffed. The two both drive for Roush Fenway Racing.



Sonoma Burglary Suspect Arrested

A man suspected of committing several recent commercial burglaries in the Sonoma area was arrested early Wednesday morning, police said.


A helicopter drops water on the Yellow Fire in Sonoma County. (CBS)

Crews Fully Contain Yellow Fire Near Napa, Sonoma Border

The Yellow Fire that has been burning in Knights Valley in Sonoma County since early Wednesday morning was nearly fully contained as of Friday morning, Cal Fire officials said.


Dimitri Storm is wanted for several crimes in the North Bay and Santa Cruz County. Authorities said he may have recently changed his appearance. (Santa Cruz County Sheriff)

Santa Cruz County Residents Warned To Be On Lookout For Fugitive

The Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents about robbery and burglary suspect Dimitri Storm, who victimizes those who leave their cars and homes unlocked, a sheriff’s spokeswoman said.


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Sonoma Man Arrested For Selling Registered Gun To Gang Member

A 51-year-old Sonoma man has been arrested for selling a gun to a known gang member, according to the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office.



Fiery, Fatal Collision On Highway 37 In Marin County

The connector ramp from northbound U.S. Highway 101 to eastbound state Highway 37 in Marin County has been closed by a fatal collision.


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Stolen SUV Driver Sought After North Bay High-Speed Chase

Police are searching for the driver of a stolen SUV who escaped after a high-speed chase in Sonoma and Marin Counties.


The SMART Train would provide service between Larkspur and Cloverdale. (Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit)

SMART Rail Wins Funding For Extension To Sonoma County Airport

Riders on the commuter rail line being built through Sonoma and Marin counties will be able to catch a train all the way to the Charles M. Schulz – Sonoma County Airport, transportation officials said.