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1 hr ago | Petaluma360
A suspected shoplifter, later found to have what appeared to be a gun in his backpack, refused to surrender when confronted by police at the Kmart store in north Santa Rosa on Sunday morning, setting off a skirmish and a large-scale law enforcement response that left him and several officers injured.
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7 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal
It was a troubling sign when Marin County's 2013-14 Civil Grand Jury criticized the Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit's board of directors.
12 hrs ago | Petaluma360
We coastal Californians tend to disrespect our disasters, probably because - unlike hurricanes and tornadoes - they don't have a "season" when we can reasonably expect them.
A group of protesters gathered this afternoon and blocked traffic on northbound U.S. Highway 101 in Santa Rosa to show their disapproval with the Sonoma County prosecutors' decision not to file criminal charges against a sheriff's deputy who fatally shot 13-year-old Andy Lopez in October.
Announcement release from Fundemonium : Fundemonium owners Steven and Jean Elliott announce that they are moving their hobby, game, and toy store this August to 579 Rohnert Park Expressway, and the new store will more than double the size of the current location.
The California Highway Patrol in Santa Rosa is seeking the public's help in locating a vehicle and driver suspected of being involved in a fatal hit and run collision Saturday morning in unincorporated Sonoma County.
Everyone expects new growth in the spring and summer, but it's not only nature that's blooming.
There was perhaps some wishful thinking at work when owners of Sebastopol's landmark feed store hung a banner last spring announcing the business would reopen late this summer.
U.S. District Judge Phyllis Hamilton lifted a stay she had imposed on claims made against Sheriff's Deputy Erick Gelhaus by the parents of Andy Lopez.
Prosecutors filed almost four dozen new fraud charges Friday against a Rohnert Park man accused of manufacturing credit cards, stealing others' identities and living a lavish life of fast cars and luxury rental homes on the fake credit.
A man who eluded capture after a shootout during an attempted robbery at a Bennett Valley jewelry store Thursday remained at large Friday morning, Santa Rosa police officials said.
Called on to investigate the fatal shooting of a toy-gun carrying 13-year-old boy by a sheriff's deputy, Sonoma County District Attorney Jill Ravitch chose a consultant she described as "an independent, outside expert on human performance in high-stress encounters, such as officer-involved shootings."
Digging her work boots into a hillside at Westminster Woods near Occidental on Thursday, Madison Martinez hammered steel rods through a block of wood to secure a new step on the steep and winding trail.
At least two people are wounded after a shooting during an attempted robbery at a Santa Rosa jewelry store while the manhunt for a possibly wounded second suspect has been called off for now.
As if all those fresh fruits and veggies and other homemade goods weren't enough, local farmers' markets can now add another feature to their lineup: wine tasting.
Announcement from the Petaluma Police Department: The Independence Day Weekend anti-DUI crackdown in Sonoma County reports 39 DUI arrests from local routine traffic enforcement and special "Avoid the 13" deployments in Sonoma County.
Updated: Sun Jul 13, 2014 02:41 pm
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