The Tourist 
She walked in, diamonds first, tapping the tips of her long, slender fingers of one hand against the elegant fingers of the other. Her expression: a mix of casual boredom and mild amusement (amused, most likely, with this little town of Boonville, this little shop, these little people). She was middle-aged, attractive, and draped in delicate, dark-colored fabric. She stopped in the very center of Otto’s Ice Cream Shop and sighed, then said in a loud but graceful voice, “Oh, what do I want, what do I want, what do I want…?”
Mendocino County Jail bookings: Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2024
HARBORING A FELON: Jason D. Ardenyi, 44, of Ukiah, was booked at county jail Feb. 21 on suspicion of harboring/concealing a felon. He was arrested by the Ukiah Police Department. PERJURY: JennyLynn Ardenyi, 45, of Ukiah, was booked at county jail Feb. 21 on suspicion of perjury. She was arrested...
🚧 Update: One-Way Traffic Control on CA-1 Southbound Due to Emergency Roadwork
The time displayed is local to the original 511 traffic site in California. The California Highway Patrol has issued a severe traffic alert for motorists traveling on CA-1 Southbound near the area south of Stewarts Point Skaggs Springs Rd in Sea Ranch, Sonoma County. Emergency roadwork is currently underway, resulting in one-way traffic control being implemented. Travelers are advised to expect delays and to plan their trips accordingly. The alert aims to provide necessary information to ensure the safety of the traveling public while the necessary road repairs are completed. Please be patient and follow the directions of traffic control and any temporary signage.
Ukiah Corner Gallery windows to feature paintings by Mary Waters Monroe
The front windows at the Corner Gallery will be occupied for the month of March by a local favorite – Mary Waters Monroe. After losing her entire house and studio full of paintings in the 2017 wildfire that ravaged Redwood Valley, she continues to dive deeper into her favorite medium of watercolor with increased passion and skill, applying her brush to an ever-changing subject matter.
Mendocino County Featured Pets: Amber
UKIAH, 2/28/23 – This week’s featured pet is Amber, who is available for adoption at the Ukiah Animal Shelter. Amber is a 10-month-old mixed breed. Here’s her profile from the Ukiah Animal Shelter:. A little shy at first, Amber warms up quickly. And…once she knows all is...
Suspect Arrested in Connection with Overnight Burglaries in Mendocino, Lake Counties
An individual has been arrested in connection with multiple commercial burglaries amid a joint investigation by both Mendocino and Lake County authorities. The investigation began with the burglary of the Chevron gas station along Highway 1 in Gualala, during the overnight hours of November 30, 2023. Deputies were called to the scene just before 6 that morning and soon determined that the suspect had used a battery-powered saw to cut his way in through an exterior wall, then used battery-operated power tools to cut open the gas station’s safe and steal the cash inside.
Gualala Community Services District considering wastewater ordinance
Many homeowners and some commercial establishments commonly take for granted one of most efficient mechanisms for removing human waste byproducts, namely the toilet. When one considers the simple, yet intricate pipe works, the holding tank, the pumps, and the working effect of gravity, it is important to note that this is an appliance that we cannot safely live without.
Sudhana Center in Ukiah celebrates Lunar New Year with Lantern Festival
On Saturday, the Sudhana Center, at 225 S. Hope St. in Ukiah, hosted a Lunar New Year Lantern Festival to welcome the Year of the Dragon. Live events at the community celebration included a Dragon Dance and a Lion Dance, as well as performances by the Chinese Orchestra and 24 Seasons Drumming.
CHP: Slide blocks Highway 128 near Mendocino Coast early Friday
Highway 128 near the Mendocino Coast was “completely closed in both directions” Friday due to a landslide, the California Department of Transportation and the California Highway Patrol reported. Both agencies posted on Facebook early Feb. 23 that an “active slide on Hwy. 128” had led to the roadway...
Man wanted for Santa Rosa shooting, considered ‘armed and dangerous'
(KRON) — The Santa Rosa Police Department is searching for a man suspected of committing a shooting in Santa Rosa, police said Monday. Nathan Little Bear Hoaglin Jr., 21, of Ukiah is at large and considered to be armed and dangerous. The shooting happened on the 500 block of Barham Avenue at about 3:55 p.m. […]
The gas price fluctuate between $4.5 and $4.81 in Cloverdale as of 2024-02-28. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Wednesday is $3.294, a week ago the price is $3.274 , according to AAA.
California woman celebrated as America's oldest person, dies weeks after her 116th birthday
WILLITS, Calif. - She was known as America's oldest known living person. Seventeen days after turning 116-years-old this month, Edith Ceccarelli, died in Willits, Calif., just a couple miles from where she was born in 1908. Before her death on Thursday, Ceccarelli, known fondly as "Edie," was on record as...
Highschool Soccer | 29 February Ukiah Boys Game Notice
The Ukiah Boys Soccer team will have a Playoff game with Cardinal Newman(Santa Rosa, CA) on 29 February, 2024, 5 PM. As of now, Wildcats has won 21 games and lost 12 games, and the winning rate is 0.636.
Clear Lake Expected to Show Out at MLF Toyota Series Western Division Season Opener
LAKEPORT, Calif. (Feb. 28, 2024) – The Major League Fishing (MLF) Toyota Series Presented by Phoenix Boats is set to visit Lakeport, California, next week, March 6-8, for the 2024 Western Division Presented by Tackle Warehouse season opener – the Toyota Series at Clear Lake. The three-day tournament,...
County Sheriffs Department makes arrest for alleged murder in Little River
FORT BRAGG, CA > > On Saturday, February 24, the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Department released information about an alleged murder which took place in Little River on Tuesday, February 20. Fletcher Pinkham, 39 years old from Santa Rosa, was arrested the same day on probable cause for the murder...
Savor the Suds: A Guide to Kelseyville's 5 Most Remarkable Pubs
In this article, we explore five exceptional pubs located in Kelseyville. Have you had the chance to visit any of these yet? If you have, we would love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Mendocino County: Women’s History Gala Celebration March 3 in Ukiah
Women’s History Month will be launched this year on March 3 at the 40th Annual Women’s History Gala Celebration. Four women will have their work acknowledged for how they “Advocate for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion,” the theme chosen this year by the national Women’s History Project.
116 Years-Old! How America’s Oldest Centenarian Edith Ceccarelli Marked Her Birthday— What’s Her Secret?
America's oldest centenarian and "local icon," Edith "Edie" Ceccarelli, recently celebrated her 116th birthday surrounded by her beloved community in Willits, California, all who have become family throughout the years.
Savor the Flavor: Top 6 Must-Try Pizzas in Ukiah
In this article, we explore six amazing pizzas that you can find in Ukiah. Have you had the pleasure of tasting any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Whites: Opposing Measure Q
As homeowners in the Kelseyville area and the parents of a child currently attending the Kelseyville Unified School District, we are voting NO on Measure Q in the upcoming March 5 election. Measure Q is a bond measure that proposes to assess property owners $60 per $100,000 of assessed value...