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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
May 22, 2020 - 6:15 pm
Sonoma County took a step forward in reopening Friday, issuing a new health order following approval of the variance by the state. The order goes into effect Saturday morning and will allow for the operation of restaurants, breweries, wineries, and more to operate outdoors if they meet certain...
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Fans wear face masks in the stands during the NFL game between the Oakland Raiders and the Los Angeles Chargers at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on November 11, 2018 in Oakland, California.
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Tim Ryan
April 17, 2020 - 7:38 am
Sonoma County residents are now required to wear face coverings when they go out in public with some exceptions, and more Bay Area counties are expected to follow suit.
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There was recently a fire in the sprawling homeless camp on the Joe Rodota Trail in Santa Rosa, raising safety fears among neighbors in early 2020.
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Bob Butler
January 15, 2020 - 10:51 am
Sonoma County officials are moving forward with plans for a temporary shelter to house dozens of homeless people currently living in a large encampment that has overtaken the popular Joe Rodota Trail.
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Rats have infested a large homeless camp on the Joe Rodota Trail in Santa Rosa, prompting authorities to launch a pest control program in January 2020.
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All News KCBS Radio
January 10, 2020 - 1:04 pm
Sonoma County's top official for dealing with homelessness resigned without explanaiton although there has been reported frustration among others with the status of a huge homeless camp in Santa Rosa.
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There was recently a fire in the sprawling homeless camp on the Joe Rodota Trail in Santa Rosa, raising safety fears among neighbors in early 2020.
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Jeffrey Schaub
January 02, 2020 - 10:33 am
Neighbors who live near a sprawling homeless camp in Santa Rosa are increasingly worried about their safety after a propane tank exploded, causing a fire.
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The historic Soda Rock Winery plans to rebuild after suffering serious damage in the October 2019 Kincade fire in Sonoma County.
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All News KCBS Radio
November 27, 2019 - 4:06 pm
The Soda Rock Winery was damaged by the Kincade fire in Sonoma County, but the officials at the historic winemaker vow to rebuild on the property.
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The Church of Christ in Forestville, built in 1879, was badly damaged in a fire Nov. 25, 2019.
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Jeffrey Schaub
November 25, 2019 - 2:07 pm
A 140-year old church in Forestville suffered major damage during a fire Monday.
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: The Sebastiani Theatre and much of downtown remained dark on October 10, 2019 in Sonoma, California. Power outages were scheduled as preemptive moves by PG&E to address hot, dry and windy weather and the risk of wildfires, according to the company.
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KCBS Radio Morning News
November 20, 2019 - 10:53 am
Pacific Gas & Electric has again preemptively shut off power to hundreds of thousands of Californians, in an attempt to reduce fire danger from its equipment during windy and dry weather. The for-profit utility cut says an estimated 150,000 customers in 18 counties could be impacted, which...
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4: A structure continues to burn after the Kincade Fire moved through the area on October 24, 2019 in Geyserville, California.
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Holly Quan
November 08, 2019 - 10:58 am
Survivors of the Kincade Fire are essentially on the hook for most cleanup and recovery costs, with no help coming from the state or the Feds.
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Some pets and their owners were separated during the evacuations and road closures imposed during the Kincade Fire in Sonoma County in October 2019.
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Doug Sovern
October 31, 2019 - 4:42 pm
Two Chihuahuas, a chocolate lab and a cockatiel — those are the family members Linda Dillon packed in the car as she scrambled to get out of fire-threatened Healdsburg as the Kincade Fire raged in Sonoma County. She had to leave her 15 doves behind in their aviary amid the panic of the town’s...
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