Santa Rosa Man Wounded During Early Morning Balcony Gunfight With IntruderA 27-year-old Santa Rosa man was shot several times early Thursday when he exchanged gunfire with an armed robbery suspect who was allegedly attempting to break into his apartment.
Growing Homeless Population In Santa Rosa Putting Strain On Emergency RoomsWith two massive wildfires, skyrocketing housing costs and, now, a growing homeless problem in Sonoma County, some people are reaching their breaking point. When they do, many of them end up in hospital emergency rooms.
Santa Rosa Man Sentenced For Vicious Inmate Assault and Torching County JailA Santa Rosa man has been sentenced to more than 35 years in prison for a Sonoma County jailhouse crime spree that included the attempted murder of a fellow inmate and setting an arson fire that heavily damaged the facility's common area and sent several inmates to the hospital for smoke inhalation.
Unlicensed Contractors In Court Following Santa Rosa Coffey Park Sting OperationA dozen unlicensed contractors are scheduled to appear in Sonoma County Superior Court on Tuesday for allegedly providing illegal bids on jobs, county prosecutors said.
Santa Rosa Officer Opens Fire On Man Pointing Umbrella At CarsA Santa Rosa police officer opened fire on a man who was pointing what turned out to be a black umbrella at people and vehicles at a busy intersection west of the city Saturday afternoon, a police lieutenant said.
Man Killed, Boys Severely Hurt In Highway 101 Crash In Sonoma CountyA 23-year-old man driving a Ford Mustang was killed and three boys in his car were injured in a crash on northbound U.S. Highway 101 in Sonoma County on Saturday night, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Santa Rosa Power Outage Affects Around 3,000 PG&E CustomersPG&E restored power after an outage left approximately 3,000 customers, an estimated 8,500 residents, on Santa Rosa's east side in the dark, including areas near Spring Lake Park and Trione-Annadel State Park.
Youthful Offender Early Release Denied To Vallejo Man For Robberies, Sex AssaultThe state Board of Parole Hearings on Tuesday denied youthful offender early parole to a Vallejo man who was sentenced to 54 years in prison for two robberies in Marin and Sonoma counties and a sexual assault in 2004.
Bay Area Storm Leads To Power Outages Across The RegionCrews are working to restore electricity to over 20,000 PG&E customers Tuesday night in the Bay Area, a PG&E spokesperson said.
Homeless Encampment Dogs Attack, Seriously Injure Santa Rosa WomanA Santa Rosa woman was attacked and seriously injured by dogs living in a homeless camp that has reportedly existed for more than five years. Residents are starting to ask: When will someone be held accountable?
Motorcyclist Dies In Fiery Crash With SMART TrainA motorcyclist died in a fiery collision with a SMART train Wednesday afternoon in Santa Rosa, police said.
Santa Rosa Craft Brewer's Anti-PG&E Beer Triggers Social Media FirestormA Santa Rosa craft brewer, who launched a brand of beer targeting his anger at Pacific Gas & Electric, has issued an explanation for its name in the hopes of quelling the social firestorm it triggered
Paradise Ridge Winery Rebounds After Devastating 2017 Wine Country FiresRebuilding after a wildfire is a long, expensive process. Just ask the owners of Paradise Ridge Winery in Santa Rosa--it was decimated by the North Bay fires two years ago.
Santa Rosa Police Officer Injured In Hit-And-Run; Suspect ArrestedA Santa Rosa police officer suffered moderate injuries Tuesday afternoon when a hit-and-run driver allegedly forced his patrol car to swerve off a street and into a tree, authorities said.
Smoke Damage Challenges North Bay Residents Returning Home After Kincade FireMost North Bay residents who fled the Kincade Fire returned to houses untouched by the flames, but the smoke damage is impacting far more people.