State Expands Insurance Protections In Contra Costa, Solano Wildfire AreasMore than a million California homes are now protected under a new law that temporarily bans insurance companies from dropping customers in areas affected by recent wildfires, officials announced Wednesday.
Families Of Boys Killed By Electrified Bridge In Dixon Reach $14M SettlementThe families of two teenage boys who were electrocuted when they touched an energized bridge in Dixon while saving a dog from an irrigation canal in April have settled a lawsuit with the Solano Irrigation District for $14 million.
Brush Fire In Rio Vista Burns 380 Acres, Closes Highway 12 LanesCrews contained a vegetation fire that began burning Wednesday afternoon in east Solano County at state highways 12 and 113 west of Rio Vista.
Crews Battling 183-Acre Grass Fire Near I-680 Between Fairfield And BeniciaFirefighters are halfway toward containing a 183-acre vegetation fire in unincorporated Solano County Wednesday afternoon, Cal Fire officials said.
SUV Impaled By Metal Guardrail In Highway 37 Crash; Passenger Suffers Major InjuriesA Sacramento woman suffered major injuries when the SUV she was riding in was impaled by a guardrail on Highway 37 Wednesday, the CHP says.
Liability Issues Raised In Wake Of Fatal Electrocution Of Teen Boys At Dixon CanalTwo days after two 17-year-old boys were fatally electrocuted in a Dixon canal, the Solano Irrigation District is consulting lawyers about liability concerns in the deadly incident.
Fairfield Man Convicted Of Sexually Assaulting Stepdaughter For Years; Faces Life In PrisonA Solano County Superior Court jury convicted a defendant Thursday of sexually assaulting his stepdaughter between 2010 and 2015, the Solano County District Attorney's Office said.
Vacaville 'Jane Doe' Body Identified After 28 YearsUsing the latest in forensic technology, Solano County authorities have finally been able to identify a body found nearly 28 years ago in a field where Vacaville's Premium Outlets now stand.
Suspect Arrested For String Of Retail Thefts In FairfieldAn investigation conducted by multiple police departments led to the arrest of a suspect involved in a string of retail thefts at Solano Mall, Fairfield police said.
Fire Shuts Down Eastbound Hwy 12 In Solano CountyCHP in Solano County reported that a fire has shut down eastbound lanes of Highway 12 Thursday afternoon, according to authorities.
Bay Area County-By-County Election ResultsHere are Tuesday night's local election results county-by-county for Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano and Sonoma counties.
CHP Officers Help Deliver Baby Along I-80 In Near VacavilleA new born baby boy and his mom were getting some much needed rest Monday night after an early morning emergency delivery alongside a Bay Area freeway last Friday.
Flare Up Of Branscombe Fire Consumes Structure On DeltaFire crews on Monday afternoon were at the scene of a full-involved structure fire near the Montezuma Slough Bridge in Suisun Bay that was caused by a flare-up from Sunday's Branscombe Fire.
Branscombe Fire In Solano County Scorches 4,700 AcresThe Branscombe Fire burning in southern Solano County has burned 4,700 acres and is 70 percent contained as of early Monday morning.
Fast-Moving Grass Fire Burns 4,500 Acres East of FairfieldA fast-moving grass fire in Solano County has burned 1,000 acres and several structures near Suisun City.