Santa Rosa

Look What This Santa Rosa Police Officer Got Himself For Day 1 On The Job!

Just Now<p>It's Officer Crosbie's first day on the job at Santa Rosa High School so he bought himself a little something special! A Star Wars lunch pail!<p>…

San Francisco

Santa Rosa girl who takes medical cannabis to treat seizures attends her first day of kindergarten - The Cannifornian

A Santa Rosa girl who relies on cannabis-based oil to treat a rare form of epilepsy started kindergarten Monday under a court order that allows her …

Cannabis

Three men arrested for kidnapping, attempted murder at Santa Rosa marijuana farm - The Cannifornian

A dispute at a marijuana farm northeast of Santa Rosa erupted into violence Sunday, when the former head grower said he was beaten, tied up and …

Crime

KPIX 5 Wins Emmy For Coverage Of Deadly Wine Country Wildfires

SANTA ROSA (CBS SF) — A massive firestorm fueled by the worst outbreak of wildfires in California history roared through Napa, Sonoma and Lake …

Wildfires

Early Voting Now Underway in Florida

Early voting for the August 28 primary is getting underway this week, with some counties kicking off earlier than others.<p>Eighteen counties, including …

Florida

Santa Rosa Car Detailer Joins Aviation Museum’s Elite Airforce One Team

SANTA ROSA (KPIX 5) — A Bay Area man who makes his living detailing cars got a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to do what he knows best on a historic …

Military

Workshop teaches how to teach Gregorian chant to children, teens

San Francisco, Calif., Aug 13, 2018 / 04:42 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Parish music directors, teachers, priests, and religious sisters gathered near San …

San Francisco

Female pedestrian killed by SMART train in early morning incident

A woman was struck and killed early Monday by a SMART train in Novato, authorities said.<p>The incident was reported just before 7 a.m. in the area …

Marin County

After weeks of smoke and fire, Yosemite Valley to reopen at Yosemite National Park

Yosemite Valley, the crown jewel of Yosemite National Park, is set to reopen to tourists Tuesday after a three-week hiatus during its peak season because of an enormous and deadly wildfire raging in the area.<p>The fire, which has roared through 150 square miles of mostly forest and overgrown brush …

National Parks

Spirit Ride Traveling Memorial For First Responders: Napa

<b>Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018 - 2 p.m.</b><p>Foothill Christian Church, 2898 Laurel St., Napa, CA<p>From organizers:<p>"Founded by American Towman Magazine and B/A …

Trucks

National Heirloom Exposition returns to Santa Rosa in September

<b>Garden Events</b><p><b>National Heirloom Exposition</b><p>It’s that time again for gardening’s heirloom extravaganza. This nonprofit show will include speakers, …

Gardening

Wildfires

This year, the number of wildfires in Europe has increased. In California, the Mendocino complex wildfire is the largest in its history. Research continues to reveal the extent of health problems arising because of large wildfires, yet there are some surprising findings about their impact on …

World News

Wildfire victims among those stung by Trump's trade war

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — Add this to the challenges facing California wildfire victims: Tariffs.<p>The import tariffs imposed by President Donald Trump are adding thousands of dollars to the cost of building homes. That especially squeezes homeowners who seek to rebuild quickly after losing their …

Politics

DJ Franchize Delivers 'DJcity Podcast' Latino Mix

DJ Franchize performs at the Lucha Cartel bar in Philadelphia on March 10. (Credit: Ibsen Centeno Photography)<p>DJ Franchize, a DJ from Philadelphia, …

Music

Sonoma County VegFest 2018: Santa Rosa

<b>Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018 - 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.</b><p>Luther Burbank Center for the Arts, 50 Mark West Springs Rd., Santa Rosa, CA<p>From organizers:<p>"Compassionate …

Sonoma County

CHP: Infant Killed, Five Injured In Petaluma Crash

PETALUMA (CBS13) — Police say a seven-month-old had died after sustaining blunt force injuries in a three-car accident Thursday night.The accident …

California Highway Patrol

Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office unveils new Henry 1 helicopter

<b>(2 of )</b> Santa Rosa firefighter/paramedic Don Ricci, right, gathers gear on the new Sonoma County Sheriff's Bell 407GX helicopter, that has replaced …

Sonoma County

Sports calendar, Aug. 10-12

FRIDAY<p>Baseball<p>11:20a<p>Washington at Chicago Cubs <b>MLBNet</b><p>4:30p<p>Milwaukee at Atlanta <b>MLBNet</b><p>7p<p>A’s at L.A. Angels <b>NBCSCA</b> (95.7)<p>7:15p<p>Pittsburgh at Giants <b>NBCSBA</b> (680)<p>Golf<p>7a<p>Web.com: Ellie Mae Classic<p>at TPC Stonebrae, Hayward<p>11a<p>PGA Championship <b>TNT</b><p>1p<p>U.S. Women’s Amateur <b>FS1</b><p>Horse racing<p>2:15p<p>Sonoma County Fair, Santa …

Rogers Cup

4 Arrested, Heroin Seized In Major Wine Country Drug Bust

SANTA ROSA (CBS SF) — Four men have been arrested on suspicion of trafficking or distributing heroin, cocaine and methamphetamine from Vallejo to …

Crime

Rebirth of burned neighborhood offers hope to wildfire-weary Californians

<b>Santa Rosa, California (CNN) —</b> The charred trees that dot the yards and sidewalks on Jenna Place remain as a reminder of last year's catastrophe, but the heaps of ash and twisted metal that once filled lot after lot are gone.<p>Ten months after a deadly wildfire tore into parts of the city of Santa …

Sonoma

Chihuahua strangled to death, found in backpack in Santa Rosa

Two weeks ago a person in Santa Rosa found a backpack with a small puppy inside that had been strangled to death, authorities said Wednesday.<p>At about 3:15 p.m. Friday, July 27, a person located a backpack on the side of Todd Road near Stony Point Road in western Santa Rosa, according to the Sonoma …

Sonoma County

Mom & Son Convicted For Running Local Brothel For 10 Years

More than 150 females, at least one under 18, worked for the duo at locations in Sonoma County, prosecutors said.<p>SONOMA COUNTY, CA – A Santa Rosa man …

Crime

California bishop bans Communion Services in the Absence of a Priest

August 7, 2018 by Deacon Greg Kandra<p>From the <b>Diocese of Santa Rosa</b> comes this directive from Bishop Robert Vasa:<p>In the Instruction on the Eucharist …

Sonoma

2 Injured In Multi-Vehicle Crash On Lakeville Road

The head-on collision near Highway 37 closed the roadway for more than two hours during the morning commute, officials said.<p>SONOMA COUNTY, CA – A …

Sonoma County

Van life: Santa Rosa fire victim rebuilds her life but not her home

<i>Editor's note: This story first appeared on The Wayward Home</i><p>60-year-old Barbara Snyder remembers where she was when a massive wildfire ripped through her Santa Rosa neighborhood, destroying 4,600 homes. The Tubbs Fire ranks as the most destructive in California’s history.<p>“I was out of town at a …

Sonoma

Fire crews continue battling blaze at recycling business

Fire crews remain at the scene of a blaze that broke out at a western New York recycling business.<p>Officials say crews were called out late Monday …

Business

Crews work overnight at massive cardboard facility fire

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. — It's been going since 10 p.m. Monday and the fire continues to burn at a cardboard a storage facility in Niagara Falls.<p>Both …

Buffalo

Jim Gaffigan brings family-friendly comedy to 2 Santa Rosa shows

Jim Gaffigan has spent much of his three decades in comedy under the radar, talking about food, family and other observational humor in small and …

Comedy

Dirt Biker Killed In Sonoma Co. Crash ID'd

The 48-year-old was riding off-road Thursday evening when the accident occurred, the CHP said.<p>SONOMA COUNTY, CA – The Sonoma County Sheriff's Office …

California

Labor battles threaten Santa Rosa housing bond

THE PRESS DEMOCRAT | August 7, 2018, 8:43AM<p>| Updated 50 minutes ago.<p>X<p>The "Follow This Story" feature will notify you when any articles related to …

City Politics