Santa Rosa Press DemocratNorthern California brain surgeon pleads not guilty to child sex chargesSanta Rosa Press DemocratSANTA CRUZ — A California brain surgeon has pleaded not guilty to 10 felony charges accusing him of sexually assaulting two boys and a girl under 14 years old. The Santa Cruz Sentinel reports (http://bit.ly/2rpKWSF ) that James Kohut […]
Los Angeles TimesInmate firefighter dies battling Northern California blazeLos Angeles TimesAn inmate firefighter died Wednesday when a 120-foot-tall tree fell on him while he was battling a wildfire in Humboldt County, according to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. Matthew Beck, 26, was leading an inmate crew as ...One of California's 3900 incarcerated firefighters […]
Brewbound.comSeismic Brewing Company Launches in Northern CaliforniaBrewbound.comChristopher began Seismic Brewing Company with close friends Andy Hooper (formerly Director of Operations with Anderson Valley) and Patrick Delves (formerly with Bear Republic). A Northern California native and product of Cal Poly & UC Davis's brewing ...
KTVU San FranciscoNorthern California botulism outbreak: Teen struggling to recover from tainted nacho cheeseKTVU San FranciscoSACRAMENTO, Calif. (KTVU) -- A Northern California high school student has been publicly identified after he was sickened by a strain of botulism linked to nacho cheese sold at a suburban Sacramento gas station. Jonathan Villasenor, 16, of Walnut Grove […]
Los Angeles TimesSkydiver wearing a wingsuit crashes, dies in Northern California vineyardLos Angeles TimesThe skydiver who fell to his death in a California vineyard was wearing a specialized jumpsuit that resembles a flying squirrel and was undertaking an extreme but growing sport that can send people soaring through the air at speeds of more than […]