Early Morning Earthquake Rattles Residents Living Near The Geysers A 4.1 magnitude earthquake rattled through an area near the Geysers north of Santa Rosa early Wednesday morning, officials said.
2 Santa Rosa Police Officers Contract Coronavirus; 3rd Officer With Symptoms Being TestedTwo Santa Rosa police officers have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, while a third officer has sought medical treatment for flu-like symptoms and was awaiting test results as of Tuesday afternoon.
Coronavirus Pandemic: Sonoma County Reports Its First Coronavirus DeathHealth officials have announced Sonoma County's first death from the coronavirus, the 11th fatality from COVID-19 in the San Francisco Bay Area since the outbreak began and the fourth death reported in the region on Friday.
SMART Train Expands Cancellations, 4 Weekday Trains Suspended In Coronavirus ResponseSonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit announced Tuesday that it has canceled four weekday trips after announcing Monday that all weekend service will be suspended.
Coronavirus Update: Graton Resort And Casino Shut Down Until Further NoticeThe Graton Resort & Casino will close Tuesday until April 1 or until further notice, the Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria's Chairman Greg Sarris said Monday.
Sonoma County Supes Consider $1M In Emergency Funding For Coronavirus ResponseThe Sonoma County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday will consider appropriating $1 million from the general funds budget in response to the proclaimed novel coronavirus emergency.
Coronavirus Update: Sonoma County Reports First Community Transmission CasesSonoma County health officials have reported the county's first confirmed case of coronavirus contracted via "community spread" without a known source of transmission.
Cowgirl Creamery Joins 14th Annual Artisan Cheese Festival In Sonoma Co.Matt Brown from the Cowgirl Creamery schools Bay Area Focus host Kenny Choi about the art of cheese. He along with dozens of fromagers will be participating in the 14th Annual California Artisan Cheese Festival in Sonoma County from March 27-29.
3 East Bay Men Arrested On Drugs, Weapons Charges Near CotatiSonoma County sheriff's deputies arrested three East Bay residents Monday for alleged drug and weapons violations at a residence west of Cotati.
Sonoma County Confirms New Case Of Coronavirus From Mexico Cruise ShipHealth officials in Sonoma County confirmed a second case of presumptive coronavirus infection in a patient who was on the Grand Princess cruise ship from San Francisco to Mexico.
Sonoma County Voters Reject 1/2 Cent Sales Tax To Fund FirefightersSonoma County voters rejected a half-cent sales tax in Tuesday night voting that would have raised $51 million annually to supplement existing services by the county's 38 fire agencies.
State-Wide Early Returns: Fate Uncertain For Prop 13 School Funding MeasureThe fate of Proposition 13--the state's measure to authorize $15 billion in bonds for public schools--was unclear following early returns on California Primary Election Day.
Voters In Marin, Sonoma Counties Rejecting 30-Year SMART Tax ExtensionVoters in Sonoma and Marin counties are rejecting a 30-year extension of a quarter-cent sales tax for the operation o the Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit's SMART train, according to Tuesday's initial results.
VIDEO: Horse Rescued After Falling Into Backyard Pool In Sonoma CountyA horse that fell inside a chilly pool at a Sonoma County home was rescued this morning by crews using power tools to cut a path for it after it was not able to get itself out.
Dry Spell Prompts Sonoma County to Inflate Russian River Rubber Dam EarlyThe Sonoma County Water Agency has begun inflating its rubber dam on the Russian River near Forestville in response to a month of dry weather, officials said Friday.