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News


Crime

Santa Rosa mom arrested, sons injured in suspected DUI crash

Initial reports indicated no one had been wearing seat belts in the Tuesday crash off Santa Rosa Avenue.

News Briefs

Opponents target dirt for Willits bypass

Environmentalists are seeking a restraining order to halt the excavation of dirt for use on the controversial Highway 101 bypass being built around Willits.

News Galleries
Video

Chris Smith

Smith: The seats were hot, the TV guys cool

Conrad Weil, who witnessed the 49ers’ first home game ever at Kezar Stadium, never had a day quite as crazy as the one Sunday at the Niners’ new stadium.

Gaye LeBaron

LeBaron: Smells bring back memories of Sonoma County

The traditional late summer odor of manure that hangs over Sonoma County offers us an opportunity to muse on the phenomenon that is the link between smell and memory.

Around the State

Gov. Brown criticizes new pension enhancements

The state pension board has approved nearly 100 types of supplemental pay that can be used to boost retirement benefits for newer public employees, one of which drew a strong rebuke from Gov. Jerry Brown.

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