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Man dies following Fairfield crash

A 62-year-old man was killed Tuesday following a two-vehicle traffic collision in Fairfield. His identity was withheld pending notification of family. A Solano sheriff’s deputy happened upon the crash scene around 12:50 a.m.


Man arrested in Suisun, drugs and guns seized

An investigation last week of a man slumped in his vehicle in Suisun City resulted in his arrest, and the seizure of drugs and firearms. Last Tuesday, police responded to the Raley’s shopping center on Sunset Avenue around 4:30 p.m. for a report of a slumped and “twitching” man in his vehicle.


Fatal Crash Blocks Highway 12 In Fairfield

HEALDSBURG (CBS SF) — A fatal traffic collision has shut down state Highway 12 in both directions in Fairfield on Tuesday morning, according to police. California Highway Patrol officials said the collision occurred shortly before 12:50 a.m. at the highway’s intersection with Beck Avenue.


Trump Administration Plans to Cancel $929M for California's High-Speed Rail Project

The Trump administration plans to cancel $929 million in U.S. money for California's beleaguered high-speed rail project and wants the state to return an additional $2.5 billion it's already spent.


Experts say rare mega-storm to hit California will be 3 times as damaging as San Andreas earthquake

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) - A warning for California: get ready for the "other big one." That's what scientists are calling the rare mega-storm, which is predicted to cause three times as much damage as a major earthquake that would hit along the San Andreas Fault.


Legal proceedings continue for several accused of felonies

The following felony cases were heard Tuesday and last week in Solano County Superior Court in Fairfield:. A Fairfield man charged with two counts of attempted murder during a 2017 shooting in Fairfield likely will change his plea of not guilty to guilty in the coming days.


3 men shot dead at California home in upscale, gated community; homicide investigation launched

Authorities are investigating the deaths of three men who were shot and killed inside a California home located in a gated community Monday. Los Angeles fire officials discovered the men’s bodies inside the Porter Ranch house after someone “associated with the people inside the house” called 911 and


Solano County agencies aid in rescue of stranded hot air balloon passengers

VALLEJO — A handful of Solano County agencies assisted in the rescue of about a dozen hot air ballon passengers following an unscheduled landing Sunday, according to a CHP post on Facebook.


California lawmaker proposes building new lanes on 2 major highways with no speed limit

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) - A California lawmaker wants to build new lanes on two highways -- with no speed limit. Senator John Moorlach says it's all in an effort to cut back on air pollution and greenhouse gases.


Man Killed In Napa Deputy-Involved Shooting Fired First: Sheriff

NAPA VALLEY, CA — Napa County Sheriff's investigators are reviewing images from the body camera of a deputy who shot and killed a man sitting in his car alongside a rural road near Napa late Sunday night, a sheriff's spokesman said.


The Week Ahead: Fairfield forum provides teacher training on water issues

FAIRFIELD — A K-12 teacher training forum on water issues curriculum will occur Saturday at the Dunnell Nature Park and Education Center. Brian Brown, California coordinator for Project WET, and Alex Rabidoux, supervising water resources engineer from the Solano County Water Agency, will be the pres


Napa County's lone 2018 ICE interaction involved suspected MS-13 gang member

Napa County government in 2018 provided U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement access to one individual – a suspected MS-13 gang member facing homicide charges in El Salvador.


Bitter cold blankets Southern California, with a new storm just around the corner

Southern California went from very wet to very cold Tuesday morning. The National Weather Service had issued a freeze warning for parts of the Southland, and near-freezing temperatures were recorded across the region.


Vallejo police shot man more than 20 times, attorney John Burris says

VALLEJO — A 20-year-old man shot and killed by six officers on Feb. 9 was struck more than 20 times, an attorney representing his family said. Vallejo police declined to comment Tuesday on the new information released by Oakland attorney John Burris about Willie McCoy’s death outside a Vallejo Taco


Sixteen rescued from SeaWorld ride hanging over a California bay

Sixteen people were trapped for about four hours in gondolas hanging over a California bay on a chilly Monday night at SeaWorld San Diego after wind gusts tripped an electric circuit breaker, officials said.


New California bill could eliminate speed limit on I-5, Highway 99

A new bill proposed by a Southern California senator could eliminate the speed limit on lanes of Interstate-5 and Highway 99. Senator John Moorlach (R-Orange County) introduced the bill Feb. 15. It proposes the construction of two additional northbound and southbound lanes to I-5 and Highway 99 and


Biz Buzz: Industrial space leased out in Fairfield

FAIRFIELD — Premier Commercial represented Charise Felton in leasing 3,000 square feet of industrial space at 260 Link Road Suite B to Glen Krawiec. The company also assisted David Harris in leasing 1,400 square feet of industrial space at 4229 Lozano Lane Suite A. to Glen Krawiec.


Trump Takes Aim At California On Twitter Over Border Emergency Lawsuit

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — President Donald Trump fired off two social media salvos aimed at California Tuesday after the state took the lead in a lawsuit challenging his declaration of a national emergency along the border with Mexico.


California’s Supreme Court has thrown cities — and citizens — into chaos over local taxes

The California Supreme Court has some explaining to do. Late last year, the city of Oakland put a new land parcel tax on the books, after 62 percent of voters turned out to boost funding for public education. Now a local business group is suing the city, arguing that the new tax needed two-thirds of


Federal tax changes could be why California’s budget is more than $2 billion below projections

Gov. Gavin Newsom’s hopes for a record-setting tax revenue windfall this year could depend on whether California’s wealthiest residents are simply waiting until the last moment to pay up — a reaction to the 2017 federal tax changes championed by President Trump.