Napa quake raises readiness questions
Cotati, Rohnert Park and Rancho Adobe Fire District to have coordinated response should natural disaster strike

Sunday morning’s earthquake that did major damage to certain parts of Napa, American Canyon and Vallejo raises the question of the readiness of Rohnert Park and Cotati to handle a natural disaster.

The magnitude of the temblor registered 6.0 on the Richter scale and was the most significant earthquake to hit the area since the Loma Prieta shaker back in 1989.... Read More

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Woman attacked on creek in RP
By Dave Williams

The Rohnert Park Dept. of Public Safety remains on the lookout for an unidentified man suspected of assaulting a female jogger on Monday.

According to an RPDPS report, the man came up behind the... Read More

Plastic bag ban begins on Sept. 1
By Dave Williams

Unless you want to pay 10 cents per paper bag at grocery and retail stores in Sonoma County, you’d better hurry to purchase a reusable shopping bag before Monday, Sept. 1.

Sonoma County Waste... Read More

RP approves water-saving measures
By Mira Brody

The Rohnert Park City Council at its meeting on Aug. 26 approved a mandatory state ordinance limiting the use of water during California’s worst drought. The Interim Urgency Ordinance passed with a 5-0 vote... Read More