At a Petaluma gathering on Wednesday, fire evacuees reunited with the strangers who saved their animals, which ranged from livestock and fish to even pet birds.
The 7:30 a.m. crash caused severe structural damage to the garage and attached home at 99 Maria Drive, but no one inside was injured. Four adults and three or four children were in the house at the time, Petaluma Fire Capt. Jude Prokop.
Ward, who had a history of prior health problems, died shortly after being taken out of his car and placed into handcuffs.
A Petaluma bank's alert that someone was passing a suspected bad check on Monday led to the arrests of two Los Angeles men suspected of stealing mail and cashing checks from more than 200 victims statewide.
Motorists are advised to use South McDowell Boulevard as an alternate route, and commercial vehicles traveling east on Lakeville Highway/state Highway 116 should continue driving south on Highway 101 and exit at eastbound state Highway 37 as an alternate route east toward Vallejo.
Authorities in the North Bay are looking for two thieves who made a $5,000 haul in about half an hour. But they were caught on video. KTVU's Debora Villalon reports.
A new baseball field is opening this weekend in Petaluma and is being called a field of dreams. Two and a half million dollars in the making, it enables special needs children to play ball, but the field is for everyone. KTVU's Debora Villalon reports.
A 30-year-old homeless Petaluma woman was apparently scavenging through a clothing donation bin when it shut on her, asphyxiating her to death.
The Trump administration is imposing a stiff 30 percent tariff on foreign-made solar panels. Debora Villalon reports on why trade groups are opposed to the tariffs.
In Sonoma County, hardest hit by wildfires, a community meeting, just concluded, signified the ongoing transition from outright emergency to the recovery phase. With some roads still closed and some neighborhoods still off limits, officials answer many questions county residents put forward.
A suburban Petaluma home has been seized and neighbors are happy. A Sonoma County judge ordered action after police received nearly 800 complaints over the past five years. An alleged drug dealer had been hiding out inside, according to police.
A woman and a child who were struck by a vehicle in Petaluma late this morning were taken to a hospital, a Sonoma County emergency dispatcher said.
Residents who live in Petaluma's Adobe Creek are complaining an old nearby golf course has become an eyesore and fire hazard.
San Francisco Police say they have arrested a Petaluma man for trying to kidnap a woman off the street in the city's Cow Hollow neighborhood Saturday night.
A row of Petaluma homes was damaged by flames a week ago. Now the community is pulling together to help those affected meet insurance deductibles.
The California Highway Patrol reopened a portion of U.S. Highway 101 that was closed in Petaluma due to a structure and vegetation fire along highway that affected a nearby residential area, burning four homes according to the CHP. Firefighters have contained the blaze.
Residents who have evacuated their homes due to a fire that is burning several structures near U.S. Highway 101 in Petaluma are temporarily gathering at a nearby shopping center, according to police.
Petaluma police said a man was found dead, possibly from a drug overdose, behind a craft beer and wine distribution company this morning.
KTVU has learned someone has attempted to pass fake bills in as many as 10 businesses in the North Bay community of Petaluma.
The deaths of two little girls in car accidents last week in Jenner and two yesterday in Petaluma has caused for a push to make changes along a stretch of road.