New Ban on Mass Gatherings In Effect in Sonoma CountyIn Sonoma County this weekend falls under a new ban on mass gatherings, and a request that people stay home. It's just another discouraging setback for an area that depends on visitors.
COVID: Sonoma County Business Owners Worried About Impact of New Health OrderThe new Sonoma County COVID health order urging people to stay home for the next month as the omicron variant continues to fuel a surge in Bay Area cases has some local business owners concerned about their bottom line.
Sonoma Sheriff's Office Investigating Discovery Of Dead BodyA dead body found off Highway 101 is currently under investigation by the Sonoma Sheriff's Office.
Frigid Storm Conditions Blanket Bay Area Mountain Peaks With SnowA cold weather front drifting over the San Francisco Bay Area from the Gulf of Alaska triggered early morning showers Monday and left another blanket of snow on the local mountain peaks.
North Bay Businesses Try To Stay Positive As Recent Storms Keep People IndoorsAs another storm is making its way through the Bay Area, bringing much-needed rain, businesses in Wine Country are trying to stay positive even as wet weather dampens holiday spending.
Sonoma County '15 John Doe' Human Remains From 2015 Identified As Missing Seattle ManUsing the latest in DNA technology, Sonoma County officials have identified human remains discovered near a walking path in Rohnert Park back in 2015 as those of a Seattle man.
Cal Fire Lifts Burn Permit Requirements in 4 CountiesCal Fire's Sonoma-Lake-Napa Unit announced this week the easing of controlled burn permit requirements as rain and cooler weather lessen the chances of wildfires in the region.
Sonoma County Serial Sexual Predator Sentenced To 90 Years In Prison An Sonoma County man, who was found guilty of 11 counts of drugging and sexually assaulting three women including a 75-year-old suffering from dementia in 2019, was sentenced Wednesday to a maximum prison term of 90 years to life.
PG&E Reaches $125M Settlement Over Massive 2019 Kincade FirePacific Gas & Electric has reached a $125 million settlement agreement with California regulators over the destructive Kincade fire, which was ignited in 2019 by the utility's equipment in a remote area of Sonoma County.
Huichica Music Festival Returns to Sonoma with Mac DeMarco, Yo La TengoThe long-delayed 11th edition of the intimate Huichica Music Festival returns to the Gundlach Bundschu Winery in Sonoma on Friday with headliners Yo La Tengo, Mac DeMarco, Cass McCombs and more.
Healdsburg Leading the Way In North Bay Water ConservationEveryone in California has been asked to conserve water, but no one is doing it better than one community in the North Bay.
WILDFIRE UPDATE: North Bay Fire Crews Battle Wildfire Near Clearlake OaksFire crews in the North Bay battled a small brush fire near Clearlake Oaks Monday afternoon.
Roadwork Planned on Highway 37 in Solano, Sonoma CountiesThose looking to spend some time in the wine country take note: Caltrans announced this week it’s planning full highway closures on state Highway 37 for road repair work in Solano and Sonoma counties starting Monday.
COVID Vaccine: Sonoma County Offers Free One-Day Admission to Summer Fun Fest After VaccinationHoping to increase vaccination rates in the area, Sonoma County is offering COVID-19 vaccines during the county’s Summer Fun Fest, which starts Wednesday.
Forward Spread of Brush Fire Near Downtown Sonoma Stopped; Limited Evacuations Still in PlaceA brush fire burning near downtown Sonoma early Wednesday evening forced some limited evacuations, but authorities say forward spread has been stopped.