Russian River Flooding Wreaks $155 Million in Damage Across Sonoma CountyDays of heavy rains and flooding along the Russian River have caused an estimated $155 million in damage across Sonoma County. Properties affected include 1,900 homes and 578 businesses, according to county estimates.
Evacuation Order Lifted In Area Affected By Russian River FloodingThe Sonoma County Sheriff announced Friday afternoon that the evacuation orders for the communities along the Russian River due to major flooding had been lifted.
Gov. Newsom Declares State of Emergency in Sonoma CountyGov. Gavin Newsom Thursday declared a state of emergency for Sonoma County following days of rain that led to flooding and mudslides along the Russian River.
Authorities Plan To Lift Russian River Evacuations Friday At NoonThe Sonoma County Sheriff's office announced Thursday evening that authorities would try to lift the evacuation order for residents of communities along the Russian River on Friday.
Residents Advised To Evacuate From Russian River AreaResidents living along low-lying areas around Russian River and its tributaries are being asked by Sonoma County sheriff's officials to evacuate Thursday if they live below 36 feet sea level, a sheriff's spokesman said.
Manhunt For Suspect In Domestic Violence KidnappingSonoma County deputies have found Gilberto Valentin-Lopez, a domestic violence kidnapping suspect from the Guerneville area.
Body Of Missing San Francisco Man Found In Russian RiverThe body of a 29-year-old San Francisco man who went missing Sunday at a vacation rental home in Guerneville was found Monday morning in the Russian River, a Sonoma County sheriff's sergeant said.
Man Arrested For Throwing Explosive Under Sonoma County Deputy's Car IdentifiedA Santa Rosa man allegedly ingested methamphetamine before he threw what he described as a M-80 type of firework under a Sonoma County sheriff's deputy's vacant patrol car in Guerneville on Friday, sheriff's officials said Monday.
Man Throws Pipe Bomb Under Deputy Patrol Car In GuernevilleA Sonoma County man was arrested Friday afternoon after igniting a pipe bomb and throwing it under a sheriff’s deputy patrol car in Guerneville, according to authorities.
Man Arrested for Guerneville Rainbow Flag Theft, Bomb ThreatsA 55-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of stealing rainbow flags and threatening bomb attacks against gay people and sheriff's deputies in the North Bay.
Russian River Beach Closed Due To High E. Coli LevelsE. coli levels -- more than four times the limit -- prompted the closure of Monte Rio beach on the Russian River.
Man Arrested In Hot Coffee Assault In Guerneville Convenience StoreA homeless Guerneville-area man was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon Monday after he allegedly threw hot coffee on a cashier at a convenience store.
Russian River Rises Over Flood Stage For Second Time In A WeekEven as the Bay Area finally got a break Friday from the string of storms passing through the region, the recent rain made the Russian River crest for the second time this week.
Abandoned Mercury Mine Tainting Russian River FishA KPIX 5 investigation into an abandoned mercury mine near Guerneville has revealed that the state plans to issue a serious health warning that certain fish in the Russian River are not safe to eat.
Evacuated Guerneville Residents Wait For Russian River To RecedeSome 1,700 people in Guerneville remained under evacuation orders Wednesday as residents waited to see when flood waters from the Russian River might recede after the latest storm.