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Woodland PD: Firearm and High Capacity Magazines Seized

Originally published as a Woodland Police Department Facebook post:. “Today around 10:00 a.m. the Woodland Gang Task Force along with probation and patrol units did a probation search of Darius Mason’s residence in the 100 Block of Buckeye Street. Mason, who is a 40-year-old Woodland resident, is prohibited from...
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Chancellor May’s Statement on Supreme Court Decision Overturning Roe v. Wade

Chancellor Gary S. May released the following statement today (June 24):. I write today to not only share President Drake’s statement on today’s Supreme Court decision overturning 50 years of women having the right to make informed decisions about their health care, but also to let our community know that your reproductive options in the state of California will remain the same. On June 3, we sent a message to our students regarding their reproductive health care options.

Firefighters Gaining Control of Wildfire in Winters

Wildfire in Winters Nearly Contained, Evacuation Orders Lifted. A fast-moving wildfire burning in Winters, California, is now 90 percent contained, and evacuation orders have been lifted. Cal Fire officials said the Wintu Fire burning in the small Yolo County town bordering Solano County has burned nearly 110 acres. Evacuation During...

COVID-19 Testing No Longer Required

Your routine for coming to campus gets a little simpler today: Regular COVID-19 testing is no longer required, although it is still available on a voluntary basis. And while students are no longer required to complete the Daily Symptom Survey, campus employees must still submit one every time they come to a university facility.

Evacuation warnings canceled in Vacaville brush fire, 110 acres burned

VACAVILLE, Calif. (KRON) — Evacuations were ordered for a brush fire that burned 110 acres in Vacaville on Wednesday afternoon. The evacuation orders were eventually downgraded to evacuation warnings and later canceled. The fire was first reported by Cal Fire at 3:33 p.m. in the 8600 block of Wintu Way. Evacuations warnings were issued for […]

Resident Describes Vegetation Fire Near Vacaville That Prompted Evacuations

VACAVILLE (CBS13) — Firefighters stopped the forward progress and gained containment on a vegetation fire near Vacaville that prompted evacuations through the afternoon Thursday. The fire burned near Buena Vista Lane and Timm Road. A total of 26 acres burned, Cal Fire says. All mandatory evacuation orders have since been lifted. “The power cut out to our house,” said Solano County resident Kyle Lewald. Lewald said it was his first warning that fire was nearby. “We went outside to check why and then we saw the neighbor’s house on fire,” he said. The lawn around his neighbor’s home on Buena Vista Lane in Solano County...

Paul Pelosi, husband of House Speaker Pelosi, charged by D.A. for DUI

NAPA, Calif. - Paul Pelosi, husband of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, was formally charged with two misdemeanor counts of driving under the influence causing injury. Napa County district attorney's office announced the charges on Thursday. Pelosi, 82, was involved in a crash on Highway 29 in Oakville over Memorial Day...

Spread of 4-alarm wildfire near Vacaville stopped; evacuations still in place

VACAVILLE (CBS SF/BCN) – Cal Fire crews battled a 4-alarm wildfire near Vacaville Thursday afternoon that prompted the Solano County Sheriff to order mandatory evacuations.Cal Fire Sonoma-Lake-Napa Unit (Cal Fire LNU) first reported the fire near the intersection of Timm Road and Buena Vista Drive around 2 p.m. By 2:35 p.m., the fire had reached 15 acres, but 10 minutes later, authorities reported that they stopped the blaze's forward progress.The blaze also caused at least 1,400 homes to lose power.At 3 p.m., the evacuation order increased to include north of Cantelow Rd, south of Peaceful Glen Rd, east of English...

Evacuation orders expanded for fire near Vacaville

VACAVILLE, Calif. (KTXL) — CAL FIRE Sonoma-Lake-Napa said that evacuations are in progress as a result of a vegetation fire north of Vacaville Thursday, several miles south of where the Wintu Fire forced evacuations near Winters on Wednesday. As of 6 p.m., those evacuations have been downgraded to a warning. As of 7:45 p.m., CAL […]