Willow Fire Forces 3,000 to Evacuate Yuba CountyThe Willow Fire in Yuba County forced the evacuations of 3,000 residents early Wednesday as the blaze grew to 1,000 acres.
Sonoma County Economic Forecast Indicates Recovery Will Take TimeSonoma County supervisors launched their budget hearings Tuesday with an economic forecast for the county -- and it started with a hearty dose of uncertainty.
Petaluma Robbery, Assault Suspect Accused Of Attacking Officer While Being DetainedA robbery and assault suspect allegedly attacked an officer while being placed in a police vehicle Tuesday morning in Petaluma, police said.
Public Safety Power Shutoff: North Bay Businesses, Schools Residents Spend 24 Hours In The DarkThousands of North bay residents woke up with no electricity Tuesday, due to PG&E's Planned Safety Power Shutoffs. By evening, many were still in the dark.
Public Safety Power Shutoff: PG&E Plans To Restore Power To Thousands By Wednesday EveningAcross Northern California's picturesque wine country, a patchwork of neighborhoods began Tuesday with no electricity or air conditioning, and refrigerators filled with thawing food as their power had been cut-off in a planned Pacific Gas & Electric outage.
Tiburon's Police Chief Retiring After 12 YearsChief Michael Cronin is resigning after 12 years amid a blacklash over his handling of the George Floyd protests and a recent incident involving an officer and the only Black shop owner in Tiburon.
More Than A Dozen Marin Schools Welcome Back Students For In-Person Learning Marin County approved waivers to allow more than a dozen schools to reopen Tuesday for in-person classroom learning. For many, it was a small step, but a welcome one.
LNU Lightning Complex: All Walbridge Fire Evacuation Orders And Warnings Lifted In Sonoma CountyThe area of Sonoma County that was evacuated late Monday night due to a flare-up of the Walbridge Fire has had all evacuation orders and warnings lifted by Tuesday evening, fire officials said.
Fairfield Man Arrested For Allegedly Setting JC Penney Store On FireA 54-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly starting a late night Labor Day arson fire inside the JC Penney store located in the Solano Town Center.
Reopenings: Marin County Remains On State's COVID-19 Tier One; Business Reopenings DelayedMarin health officials announced Tuesday the county's hopeful move to Tier 2 COVID-19 status by state officials will not happen at least until the end of the week.
Oak Fire: Mendocino County Residents Evacuated; Blaze Grows To Over 1,000 Acres; Highway 101 Shut DownA wildfire that had erupted in the tinder-dry hills north of Willits grew to more than 1,000 acres early Tuesday as local residents were driven from their homes by the advancing flames and officials were forced to shut down Highway 101.
LNU Lightning Complex: Wind-Whipped Walbridge Flames Trigger Late-Night Mandatory Evacuations In Sonoma CountyRed Flag Warning winds whipped up flames along the Walbridge Fire lines Monday night, prompting new mandatory evacuation orders for residents in Sonoma County.
Police Arrest 55-Year Old Transient Man Suspected In String Of Arson Fires In NovatoPolice in Novato have arrested a man suspected of setting a string of fires, after officers allegedly spotted him starting a fire near the Novato creek area, on Monday
Wind Advisory Included As Part Of Red Flag Weather Alert For North BayA Red Flag Warning went into effect Monday night for the North Bay mountains and East Bay hills due to dangerous fire conditions and forecast high winds, officials with the National Weather Service said.
Evacuations Ordered Near Willits in Advance of Fast-Growing Oak FireCal Fire reported a new wildfire north of Willits Monday afternoon and the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office immediately ordered evacuations, fearing the wind-driven flames could quickly spread to homes.