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Man Pleads Not Guilty To Manslaughter At Graton Casino
James Morgan Lewis Jr., 44, of Hidden Valley Lake, faces a preliminary hearing on Feb. 11. He also is charged with battery causing serious bodily injury and assault causing great bodily injury, brain injury or paralysis.
2018 Holiday food boxes will be made available to those in need
2018 Holiday food boxes will be available to those in need. A cooperative undertaking among Lakeport Rotary, NCO Community Action, Lake County Hunger Task Force, Lake Family Resource Center, and the Lake County Record Bee, the boxes will be distributed in December before the holidays.
New air quality guidelines established for Mendocino schools • The Mendocino Voice
MENDOCINO Co., 11/14/18 -- The Mendocino County Office of Education, in conjunction with the various school districts across the county have devised a new set of guidelines to determine school closures due to air quality. From now on they recommend that individual schools check air quality at 5 a.m.
CHP: Hit-and-run driver struck, killed in 2nd crash on Hwy. 101
A driver suspected of a Tuesday night hit-and-run crash on Highway 101 near Healdsburg died minutes later after he pulled his damaged truck off to the side of the highway, got out, and was hit by a passing car, according to the CHP.
Nominations for ‘Stars of Lake County’ due Jan. 16
LAKEPORT— February 9, 2019 the Lake County Chamber of Commerce will produce the 21st Annual Stars of Lake County Community Awards program at Soper Reese Theater. Stars originally began with 14 categories which have now grown to 22 (see below). Since 1998 the Chamber has had the privilege of ackn
California needs to return to state of controlled burn
If you’ve lived in California for a long time, you probably remember something called a “controlled burn,” the practice of intentionally setting fires to limit the spread of wildfires that might occur later.
Ukiah City Council approves plan to install parking meters downtown
“We’d like everybody to park for free, that would be cool – but we just can’t do that,” said Council member Jim Brown, who served with Vice-Mayor Maureen Mulheren on the ad-hoc committee that helped create the plan to install parking meters in front of free spaces, while no longer charging for many
Drivers killed on Highway 101, Old River Road recently identified
Capt. Greg Van Patten of the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office said Tuesday that Brian Elias Mendoza, 17, of Boonville, had been driving a 2016 Honda Accord northbound on Old River Road just north of Hopland on Nov. 9, around 6:45 p.m., when the vehicle left the roadway on the west side and collided
Bel Aire Apartments damaged yet standing after Sunday blaze
According to Rasmussen, the fire began at 6:20 p.m. Sunday. Shortly thereafter, two LPD officers—Mark Steele and Taylor Trouette—arrived in their patrol cars and entered the building as flames poured out of the Main Street side second-story windows. A video taken by local veterinarian Chris Holmes s
Fatal, Head-On Crash Reported On Lakeville Highway
SONOMA COUNTY, CA – The California Highway Patrol is reporting a fatal collision on Lakeville Highway in Sonoma County this morning.The 10:10 a.m. head-on collision involved a red Toyota Tundra and a black sedan, according to the CHP.The collision occurred just south of Old Lakeville Highway #2 east
Triple-double from Hodges sparks Upper Lake
LAYTONVILLE — Kenny Hodges’ triple-double of 31 points, 12 blocks and 11 rebounds helped carry the Upper Lake Cougars to a 59-54 victory over the Laytonville Warriors in the season opener for both of these varsity boys basketball teams on Tuesday night in Laytonville.After Upper Lake (1-0) opened up
Boy, 17, killed in Hopland crash
A driver killed in a Hopland crash was identified Tuesday by the Mendocino County Coroner’s Office as a 17-year-old Boonville teen.Brian Mendoza died in the impact of Friday’s 6:45 p.m. crash into two oak trees off Old River Road.The teen had been driving just north of Hopland when his 2016 Honda Ac
Son arrested after allegedly attacking father with meat cleaver at their Santa Rosa apartment
Officers arrested Samay Chan, 38, on suspicion of attempted homicide. Chan was taken to the Sonoma County Jail where he remained Tuesday morning with bail set at $1 million.
Ukiah Planning Commission to consider permit for Panda Express restaurant
According to the staff report prepared for the Nov. 14 meeting, the fast-food restaurant is part of Phase I of a project to add new buildings to a vacant lot at 1230 Airport Park Blvd., which already has businesses such as Sears Hometown Store and Party Creations operating there. A marijuana dispens
Pick out your own Christmas tree in the National Forest • The Mendocino Voice
MENDOCINO CO., 11/12/18 —You can now go cut down your own Christmas tree in the National Forest, for the cost of a $10 permit and the effort of getting out there, finding the perfect tree, and hauling it back home. The program began November 1 and lasts through Christmas Eve. And, if there's a fourt
Detectives find pot, meth, heroin, firearms at Clearlake home
Lake County Sheriff’s Office detectives seized about 340 pounds of processed marijuana, 238 marijuana plants, firearms and ammunition while arresting seven suspects Nov. 2 in a warrant search at a Clearlake home.
Harbison, Mustangs have a night, win 29-22
Harbison, a senior running back blessed with good size and great speed, extended his high school career and the Mustangs’ season with a record-setting performance as Middletown defeated the Fort Bragg Timberwolves 29-22 in the quarterfinal round of the North Coast Section Division V playoffs at Timb
Big rig crash involving about 10 cars closes NB Hwy 1 in Santa Cruz
A big rig crash involving about 10 cars has shut down northbound lanes of Highway 1 in Santa Cruz. According to the CHP, some people have been transported to the hospital but they do not know the extent of their injuries. There is not estimated time for the lanes to reopen. Bay Area lawmaker suggest
School Closures for Tuesday, November 13th Due to Air Quality Concerns
From theSonoma County Office of Education,this is the official notification regarding school closures due to air quality concerns. The following school districts will be closed Tuesday, November 13th:
Camp Fire death toll rises to 42, deadliest fire in California
SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) - The Camp Fire death toll has risen to 42 people, according to Cal Fire. Officials announced in a press conference Monday night that firefighters found 13 additional bodies. This makes the Camp Fire not only the most destructive fire in California but now the deadliest as well.