Press Democrat News RSS Feed Press Democrat RSS en-us Mon, 27 Jan 2020 00:00:00 PST (Ted Appel) 30 Copyright 2016 The Santa Rosa Press Democrat 180 18 <![CDATA[ ‘A big step up’: First residents moved to temporary homeless camp ]]> The journey of a thousand miles begins, according to a Chinese proverb, with a single step.The emptying of the sprawling, unsanitary homeless encampment on Santa … ]]> Mon, 27 Jan 2020 08:55:44 PDT <![CDATA[ Healdsburg second-guessing planned event space, eyes affordable housing ]]> The Healdsburg City Council is rethinking whether to proceed with its planned renovation of a historic downtown building for a long-envisioned open-air event pavilion and … ]]> Sun, 26 Jan 2020 21:52:38 PDT <![CDATA[ Police: Man was drunk in Sonoma crash that killed 1, injured another ]]> One person was killed and two others seriously injured in a suspected DUI crash Sunday afternoon in Sonoma. The crash happened about 12:20 p.m., when the … ]]> Mon, 27 Jan 2020 09:47:10 PDT <![CDATA[ 'Limbo for the next couple of years': Why it could take Fountaingrove a decade to recover ]]> [dc:K]aren Erickson bets she could name all her former neighbors on Bent Tree Place in Santa Rosa’s Fountaingrove area. She was one of the original … ]]> Mon, 27 Jan 2020 11:34:05 PDT <![CDATA[ LA unites in grief for adopted son Kobe Bryant ]]> LOS ANGELES — The chants rose in the plaza across from Staples Center. "Kobe!" and "MVP! MVP!" They came from hundreds of fans gathered to … ]]> Mon, 27 Jan 2020 12:43:35 PDT <![CDATA[ 'Unspeakable evil': Northern California father arrested in killings of 5 of his infant children ]]> WOODLAND — A California man has been arrested in the decades-old killings of five of his infant children, a case the sheriff said “has haunted … ]]> Mon, 27 Jan 2020 12:25:00 PDT <![CDATA[ Mongolia closes border, China extends holiday to fight virus ]]> BEIJING — China on Monday expanded its sweeping efforts to contain a deadly virus, extending the Lunar New Year holiday to keep the public at … ]]> Mon, 27 Jan 2020 12:15:34 PDT <![CDATA[ Weinstein accuser details alleged assault on the witness stand ]]> NEW YORK — At times sobbing, former “Project Runway” production assistant Mimi Haleyi told jurors Monday at Harvey Weinstein's rape trial how she tried to … ]]> Mon, 27 Jan 2020 11:58:08 PDT <![CDATA[ Central California woman dies after clothing caught in raisin machine ]]> Xy yx yxy xyyxyxy … ]]> Mon, 27 Jan 2020 11:09:01 PDT <![CDATA[ Hundreds of military explosives found at Northern California home were replicas ]]> STOCKTON — Hundreds of military explosive devices found at a California home were replicas, experts determined Friday. Twenty homes were evacuated for nearly 24 hours … ]]> Mon, 27 Jan 2020 11:01:07 PDT <![CDATA[ Investigators work scene of Kobe Bryant's helicopter crash ]]> CALABASAS — Coroner's officials worked to recover victims' remains Monday from the hillside outside Los Angeles where a helicopter carrying Kobe Bryant and eight others … ]]> Mon, 27 Jan 2020 13:24:58 PDT <![CDATA[ Billionaire sues California, sheriff, others in Bay Area beach fight ]]> SAN FRANCISCO — A billionaire who has been fighting for more than a decade to keep a secluded beach to himself has filed a new … ]]> Mon, 27 Jan 2020 10:36:53 PDT <![CDATA[ Prince Andrew called uncooperative in Epstein probe ]]> NEW YORK — Britain's Prince Andrew has provided “zero cooperation” to the American investigators who want to interview him as part of their sex trafficking … ]]> Mon, 27 Jan 2020 10:29:01 PDT <![CDATA[ Alabama fire chief confirms 8 deaths in boat dock fire ]]> SCOTTSBORO, Ala. — At least eight people were killed early Monday in an explosive fire that consumed at least 35 vessels docked along the Tennessee … ]]> Mon, 27 Jan 2020 10:25:10 PDT <![CDATA[ Thief breaks into Monte Rio fire station, steals $10,000 in radios, chainsaw, generators ]]> Firefighters in Monte Rio are ramping up security at the Duncans Mills station after someone broke in and stole about $10,000 worth of equipment some … ]]> Mon, 27 Jan 2020 12:04:44 PDT <![CDATA[ Bay Area man crowned Lego master builder ]]> After a day of intense competition, Samuel Suksiri of Milpitas was named master model builder of Legoland Discovery Center Bay Area. Suksiri emerged victorious in … ]]> Mon, 27 Jan 2020 09:55:01 PDT