Bay Area College Student, Foster Child Overcomes Challenge Of COVID-19 Shutdown Of CampusOdalis Millan's sophomore year at Sonoma State University began as the trip of a lifetime, as she left home to study abroad in Spain. Then COVID-19 hit and the country went into quarantine. The study abroad program shut down and Millan, along with her classmates, frantically made plans to get back to the United States.
Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unlikely To Return To Campus In FallMost of the more than 770,000 students at California's two main university systems, which include several Bay Area campuses, aren't likely to return to campus this fall.
Coronavirus Update: Alternate COVID-19 Care Site Being Established At Sonoma StateSonoma County, Sonoma State University and the Petaluma Health Center are establishing an alternate care site at the university in Rohnert Park.
Suspect Arrested In 2016 Murder Of Teen Found Buried In Shallow Grave At Sonoma StateA suspect has been arrested in the killing of 18-year-old Kirk Kimberly, whose body was found in a shallow grave on the Sonoma State University campus in 2016.
Sonoma State Students Arrested For Ransacking Empty Dorms During Kincade FireThree Sonoma State University students were arrested on suspicion of ransacking dorm rooms on the campus while it was closed during the Kincade Fire.
Sonoma State Student Pleads Not Guilty In Campus RapeA 21-year-old Sonoma State University student pleaded not guilty in Sonoma County Superior Court Wednesday to felony charges of rape and sodomy with the use of a drug of a woman on the Rohnert Park campus in December.
Rape Reported At Sonoma State Campus ResidenceThe Sonoma State University Police Department is investigating a reported rape inside a residence on campus.
Sonoma State Issues Advisory Not To Use Campus Tap Water Unless BoiledStudents and faculty at Sonoma State University have been advised to drink and cook with bottled water or boiled tap water after a drop in pressure occurred in the university’s well water pumping system.
Santa Rosa Man Gets Probation For Fatal Sonoma State StabbingA Santa Rosa man was sentenced in Sonoma County Superior Court Wednesday to three years of probation and credit for jail time served since May for the stabbing death of a man in a dorm room at Sonoma State University.
Santa Rosa Man Ordered To Stand Trial For Sonoma State StabbingA Santa Rosa man was ordered to stand trial Monday for the fatal stabbing of a man in a Sonoma State University dorm room in May.
Fatal Stabbing Victim At Sonoma State University IdentifiedThe Sonoma County Sheriff's office has identified a man who was fatally stabbed at Sonoma State University on Sunday evening as Steven John Garcia, 26, of Santa Rosa.