At the center of the turmoil: Councilwoman Skylaer Palacios, who is not allowed to attend in-person meetings because she is unvaccinated against COVID-19.
A Northern California man was sentenced to 11 years in prison for the 2016 drowning of his 4-year-old daughter in the baptismal pool of a Catholic church.
Salvador Plaza-Centeno, 61, of Windsor, died Tuesday while working at Dry Creek Vineyard in Healdsburg, the Sonoma County Sheriff's Office said.
Families living in Healdsburg are suspicious that arson is to blame for 15 fires sparking in the span of just over three hours Monday night.
Firefighters in Sonoma County are investigating a series of small vegetation fires that started Monday night near Healdsburg.
Residents in portions of Healdsburg are advised to boil tap water for drinking purposes or to use bottled water due to a water-main break at a construction site earlier in the day.
The National Weather Service forecasts temperatures over 100 degrees in Concord, Livermore, and other parts of the East Bay later in the week.
A 77-year-old woman died and her son and grandson were injured Saturday night after their SUV crashed into a guardrail and overturned on U.S. Highway 101 in Healdsburg, the California Highway Patrol said.
People living in Healdsburg must turn off their sprinklers and drip irrigation systems because the city has declared a drought emergency, city officials said Friday.
Wicked Slush in Healdsburg had an extra item on their menu Wednesday, free COVID-19 vaccines. KTVU's Debora Villalon reports on how Sonoma County health officials are getting vaccinations out to the community.
This week's downpours contributed to the arrest of two suspects after a stolen SUV became stuck in a muddy Sonoma County field.
A deputy driving on Highway 101 spotted the fire near Lytton Springs Road and detained a man walking nearby.
Fire has been cruel to Northern California wine country lately.
Leah Gold's resignation comes two weeks after she and the majority of her City Council colleagues declined to have a formal discussion about police use of force policies amid the ongoing national push for an end to police brutality and racism.
Healdsburg, in the heart of Sonoma County's wine country, has about 12,000 residents. It's not known for crime or heavy-handed policing.
Given the $600,000 funding limit, the number of available loans the city can offer depends on the number of businesses that apply.
Elena Halvorsen is offering to take pictures of families who are sheltering in place because of the coronavirus outbreak.
The Healdsburg School closed Monday when school officials learned Sunday evening that an adult member of the community was exposed to someone with a confirmed case of the novel coronavirus.
With one big atmospheric river behind them and a very wet cold front about to hit, people in the Kincade Fire burn areas are pretty well set for what's coming, especially overnight Friday into Saturday.
Tom Vacar reports from Healdsburg.