Fulton, CAPress Democrat

Suspected drunken driver crashes into CHP patrol car on Highway 12

A suspected drunken driver found a surefire way to get arrested Friday, sideswiping a CHP patrol car near the intersection of Highway 12 and Fulton Road. The solo male driver, Dana Thomas, 59, was arrested at the scene on suspicion of driving while intoxicated. The CHP’s Santa Rosa office had not determined Thomas’ place of residence as of Saturday afternoon.
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Sonoma County, CAPress Democrat

Fourth wave of COVID-19 bringing back restrictions in Sonoma County

Active coronavirus infections in Sonoma County have blown past the 1,400 mark, the most since March 6, with the vast majority of recent cases among unvaccinated residents. Hospital emergency rooms are once again filled with COVID patients, and administrators are scrambling to staff up to meet the demand as business and political leaders stand on the verge of reimposing mask mandates.
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Santa Rosa, CAPosted by
Santa Rosa Bulletin

Save $0.70 per gallon on gas at the cheapest station in Santa Rosa

(SANTA ROSA, CA) According to Santa Rosa gas price data, you could be saving up to $0.70 per gallon on gas. On Saturday the cheapest gallon of unleaded regular in the area was at Costco at 1990 Santa Rosa Ave. Regular there was listed at $4.19 per gallon Wednesday, compared to $4.89 at Chevron at 275 Aviation Blvd, which GasBuddy clocked as the most expensive station in the area.
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Napa County, CAPosted by
Heather Newgen

BottleRock new safety guidelines--proof of vaccination or a negative Covid test is required to enter the festival

BottleRock is happening September 3rd-5th and new Covid-19 guidelines have just been released. "With the emergence of the Delta variant, BottleRock will now require proof of vaccination or a negative Covid test for media working the festival. We will also be requiring all festival guests, staff and vendors to be vaccinated or have a negative Covid test to attend," according to an email NewsBreak received from BottleRock organizers.
Santa Rosa, CAPosted by
Santa Rosa Bulletin

Daily Weather Forecast For Santa Rosa

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Santa Rosa: Saturday, July 31: Patchy fog then mostly sunny during the day; while partly cloudy then patchy fog overnight; Sunday, August 1: Patchy fog then mostly sunny during the day; while partly cloudy then patchy fog overnight; Monday, August
Santa Rosa, CASFGate

This sprawling Sonoma estate for sale wants a Bitcoin offer

Santa Rosa homes on sprawling acreage with pools aren't exactly unique in North Bay real estate, but when the buyer can pay for them in Bitcoin, things get interesting. The property at 2600 Warrington Road in Santa Rosa offers over 17 acres. It includes a custom-built main home with a wine cellar, an outdoor kitchen, and a pool, as well as a separate and fully equipped one bedroom cottage with an office.
Sonoma County, CAPetaluma 360

Sonoma County expands rental assistance, extends eviction moratorium

Sonoma County is expanding the financial support available to tenants and landlords through its Emergency Rental Assistance Program, the county announced Friday. As part of the plan, Sonoma County will extend its COVID-related eviction moratorium to Nov. 1. To date, the county has awarded $5.3 million in rental assistance to...
Sonoma County, CAPress Democrat

Some Sonoma County restaurants requiring diners provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination for entry

Proof of vaccination could soon be on the menu at bars and restaurants in Sonoma County as the delta variant continues to fuel a rise in COVID-19 cases throughout the state. Taking cues from the hundreds of San Francisco bars that will refuse indoor service to unvaccinated patrons along with ongoing worries about breakthrough cases and new federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines suggesting masks be used inside regardless of vaccination status, three Sonoma County restaurants are now asking for vaccine cards for entry.
Napa, CANapa Valley Register

Napa to begin months-long redistricting process

The city of Napa will soon begin a months-long process of redrawing City Council voting districts a year and several months after creating those districts. And this time, Napa residents will have more opportunities to give input. State law requires all municipalities with district-based elections to redraw the districts to...
Mendocino County, CAkymkemp.com

Victim of Bell Springs Homicide Identified

The Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office identified the victim of a fatal shooting in the 59000 block of Bell Springs Road Friday, July 23. The Sheriff’s Office announced, “On 07-29-2021 Sheriff’s Detectives were able to identify the victim as being Edgar Alejandro Becerra-Almaraz (27 year-old male from Rohnert Park, California).” They stated, “Next of kin notification has been completed and follow-up investigations are still ongoing by Sheriff’s Detectives at this time.”
Santa Rosa, CAPress Democrat

Ukiah man accused of Santa Rosa assault, pursuit

A Ukiah man is accused of assaulting someone before leading authorities on a chase that began in Santa Rosa and ended in Rohnert Park this week. Daniel Holmes, 28, was arrested after driving into a dead end and attempting to run from officers Wednesday evening, according to Santa Rosa police.
Sonoma, CASonoma Index Tribune

After hard fought season, Sonoma 10U Little League falls in NorCal tournament

Sonoma’s 10U Little League team had an incredible season, racking up 12 wins, including the all-important District 53 tournament and Section 1 tournament. That sent them to the Northern California State Championship tournament, where they took on some of the best teams in the state. They spent much of last week at the Gilroy Sports Park, where the team secured a win against McKinleyville with a close 3-2 game.