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Verbal confrontation on Santa Rosa street ends in deadly gunfire

SANTA ROSA (CBS SF) -- A 28-year-old Santa Rosa man was killed early Sunday, the city's 6th homicide of the year, after a heated exchange of words ended in deadly gunfire.Santa Rosa police said officers responded to the 2300 block of Kenton Court to investigate a report of a shooting at 1:33 a.m.Upon their arrival, the officers located one victim with a single gunshot wound in the driver's seat of a vehicle. They immediately began to provide aid to the victim, but unfortunately the man succumbed to his injuries.A preliminary investigation has revealed that an unknown vehicle approached the man....
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Man killed in southwest Santa Rosa shooting

A 28-year-old man was shot to death early Sunday after he parked the vehicle he was driving in a southwest Santa Rosa cul-de-sac and a shooter pulled up beside him in another vehicle, police said. The gunfire on Kenton Court in the Roseland neighborhood was reported to police shortly after...
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Santa Rosa man, 28, shot and killed while driving with friends

SANTA ROSA, Calif. - A Santa Rosa man was shot and killed in his hometown of Santa Rosa early Sunday morning, police said. The deadly shooting happened around 1:33 a.m. in the 2300 block of Kenton Court, according to officials. The man was in a car with friends when another...

Suspect caught with drugs, paraphernalia after starting large fire in Sonora, deputies say

SONORA, Calif. (FOX26) — A man was taken into custody on Tuesday, May 17, after deputies say he started a large fire and ran away from law enforcement. The Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office says deputies arrived at Curtis Circle in Sonoma around 9:45 p.m. and identified Shayne Greenway, 48, as the suspect. They also said Greenway has a parole warrant and three felony warrants for his arrest.

Scammer targets desperate Santa Rosa mom searching for baby formula

SANTA ROSA (CBS SF) -- Keely Aguilar has encountered both sides of humanity in her desperate search for the baby formula needed to keep her 11-year-old daughter Natalia alive.Good Samaritans have answered her plea, dropping off cans of the EleCare formula she needs since she made her plight public, but those pleas also unfortunately attracted a scammer.Aguilar told KPIX someone contacted her, offering to sell her a supply of the formula at a fraction of the cost.  "I thought this sounds great," she said. "So I was happy to pay the reduced amount for the formula and the shipping is...

Thousands attend Petaluma tribute to 'American Graffiti'

PETALUMA (KPIX) -- Saturday morning, thousands gathered in Petaluma to salute "American Graffiti." Many of them brought their classic cars to pay tribute to a movie classic. Reportedly filmed in 28 days with a budget below $850,000, it's now on the American Film Institute list of the top 100 movies of all time.In 1972, the young film director George Lucas set out to make a movie about his life as a teenager in the Central Valley town of Modesto. With a backdrop of the 60s car-cruising culture and a soundtrack of classic rock 'n' roll, the film...

Brothers accept diploma for Sonoma State student fatally struck by car

Rohnert Park, Calif. - During a commencement ceremony this weekend, Sonoma State University honored a student who was hit and killed by a car last summer. Hugo Ramirez was awarded a bachelor's degree in business posthumously, and his brothers were there to accept the degree on his behalf. Matthew, Sebi, and Max, along with friend David, walked across the stage when his name was read.

DA Diana Becton’s Office Key to Resolution of 1999 Richmond Homicide

The Cold Case Homicide Unit established under the leadership of Contra Costa County District Attorney Diana Becton was instrumental in finding justice for the family of Meekiah Wadley, who was murdered in Richmond in 1999. Last month, Becton was joined by California Attorney General Rob Bonta and Acting Richmond Police...

San Pablo Police Arrest Two in Connection With Tuesday Shooting

The San Pablo Police Department say an Oakley and a Concord resident were arrested in connection with a shooting that occurred earlier this week. On Tuesday evening, San Pablo officers responded to a shooting in front of a home on 22nd Street in San Pablo. Officers found one victim who suffered non-life threatening gunshot wounds. With the help of our Public Safety cameras, Officers were able to quickly identify the suspect vehicle.

Baby formula shortage puts Santa Rosa mom in life-and-death struggle

SANTA ROSA (CBS SF) -- For 11 years, Keely Aguilar has fought day and night to keep her daughter alive.But of all the battles her family has endured, running out of her only food source was one they never expected to face. Aguilar welcomed her daughter, Natalia, into this world 11 years ago. She knew from the moment she was born that something was wrong. It took eight years for doctors to figure out what it was.   "Natalia is 11 years old and she has a very, very rare disease called Bainbridge Ropers Syndrome," Keely told KPIX. Natalia is one...

Anti Chevron Day at Chevron's Richmond Refinery

Several hundred environmentalist demonstrated on Saturday at gate 14 of Chevron's Richmond refinery in the ninth yearly anti-Chevron action. The action is just before the annual stockholders meeting. Among the Issues addressed were Chevron's devastation of the Amazon and other lands, their support of the Myanmar military, and their wealth being used to corrupt judges and governments through the world.

Sonoma State honors student posthumously

Hugo Ramirez was hit and killed by a car while walking near the Sonoma State campus last summer. This weekend, the university honored him with a bachelor's degree during commencement ceremonies.

Crews respond to fire at Chevron Refinery in Richmond

RICHMOND, Calif. (KRON) — Crews are responding a fire at the Chevron Refinery in Richmond Saturday afternoon, the company announced on Twitter. The fire is at an unoccupied warehouse in the northeast section of the refinery. The warehouse is used as storage for landscaping equipment, Chevron said. Winds are blowing from the south out to […]

Crash shuts down Highway 101 in Petaluma for about 2 hours

A crash between a box truck and semi-truck on Highway 101 in Petaluma prompted the shutdown of the roadway for almost two hours Friday morning, according to authorities. At 8:35 a.m., California Highway Patrol officers received a call about a collision on northbound Highway 101 north of the East Washington Street off-ramp.


Any progress on saving the Carrillo Adobe? Nope; as of this writing (2022) what walls still exist continue to melt like very slowly thawing snow. The last restoration effort remains the shed roof put over the place thirty years ago, paid for by the Carrillo family and other donors. We should also be thankful the chainlink fence was finally repaired in 2012 after a homeless camp was found to be stealing original timbers from the building to use for firewood and tent poles.