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Ukiah High School teacher arrested on suspicion of molesting teen  The Santa Rosa Press Democrat

A Ukiah High School teacher suspected of an inappropriate embrace with a 17‑year‑old girl was arrested Tuesday, according to the Mendocino County District ...



Ukiah High School Alumni Association announces Distinguished Grads  Ukiah Daily Journal

Chosen to be honored this year as Distinguished Graduates of Ukiah High School are: Jeff Banks, and sisters Timothy and Laurel Near. Laurel is a 1971 ...



Ukiah High teacher accused of misconduct may have to register as sex offender  Ukiah Daily Journal

A Ukiah High School teacher arrested earlier this month for alleged misconduct with a 17-year-old former student may have to register as a sex offender if ...



Ukiah High project will collect, clean stormwater  Ukiah Daily Journal

Crews have been digging up the Ukiah High School parking lot much of the summer, but they're not laying *fresh* asphalt. They're putting in a water collection ...



Ukiah High routs Warriors in first game of the year  Ukiah Daily Journal

This past Friday night, an unexpected large crowd graced the stands at Ukiah High School for the Wildcats first pre-league season game of the year; a home ...



UPD releases more details on arrest of Ukiah High teacher  The Willits News

The arrest of a Ukiah High School teacher last week was the result of an alleged interaction with a female student a year ago, the Ukiah Police Department ...



Violent threat made against Ukiah High, authorities take swift action  The Mendocino Voice

Authorities are responding to the threat by increasing security at Ukiah High.



Ukiah High students seek funds to compete in underwater robotics competition  The Mendocino Voice

MENDOCINO Co., 4/17/18 — After months of work with volunteer advisers, the students of the Ukiah High underwater robotics "SeaPerch" team have perfected ...



Ukiah High students to protest gun violence in schools  Ukiah Daily Journal

Students at Ukiah High School will hold a protest against gun violence at school on March 14 at 10 a.m. for 17 minutes to honor the 17 shooting victims from ...



2018 Mendocino County Year in Review: July-September  Ukiah Daily Journal

July 1: Council upholds housing permit. After Ukiah City Council member Steve Scalmanini declined to withdraw his appeal of a proposed housing project near ...



Calpella Community Church installs new pastor  Ukiah Daily Journal

The Calpella Community Church has struggled to keep the doors open since its early beginnings in 1900. It started as a Sunday School maintained by Mrs. F.C. ...



Green Bay Packers Quarterback Aaron Rodgers was a Ukiah basketball champion in 1993  Ukiah Daily Journal

His is one of the most recognizable names in professional sports today, but Green Bay Packers Quarterback Aaron Rodgers' first media attention may have ...



Ukiah Unified offers several summer school programs  Ukiah Daily Journal

Ukiah Unified School District is offering a variety of summer school programs, allowing students from transitional kindergarten through high school to make up ...



Ukiah High students lead March For Our Lives protest  Ukiah Daily Journal

Ukiah High students held a March For Our Lives rally on Saturday at the Alex R. Thomas Jr. Plaza that brought together people from across Ukiah to protest gun ...



Ukiah High School Students Mourn the Death of Kressa Shepherd and Celebrate Homecoming in the Same Week  KQED

Homecoming is not a day at Ukiah High School; it's a week-long series of events. After the Northern California wildfires tore through Redwood Valley, the school ...



Cockroaches winning battle over Ukiah High School campus  Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Three years into a campaign to oust cockroaches from the Ukiah High School campus, the bugs apparently are thriving.



California Housing and Community Development holds fire recovery meeting in Ukiah  Ukiah Daily Journal

California Department of Housing and Community Development representatives met Thursday evening at the Mendocino County offices in Ukiah to give the ...



Mendocino College Theatre Arts Department to present ‘Once Upon A Mattress’  Ukiah Daily Journal

The Mendocino College Theatre Arts Department will present the musical extravaganza “Once upon a Mattress” March 22-31. This delightful family-friendly ...



‘Hell was rising, and it was rising fast’: Redwood Valley students share stories of the Mendocino Complex Fires  Ukiah Daily Journal

It's a typical day at Eagle Peak Middle School. These days, one has to look closely to see any remnants of the Mendocino Complex Fires, but there are still a few ...



El Mo, Analy wrestlers medal at NBL Championships  Sonoma West

Feb. 8 marked an historic day of high school competition at the inaugural North Bay League Wrestling Championships hosted by Ukiah High School, the first ...



Noche de Estrellas: Mexican Independence Day to be celebrated in Ukiah  Ukiah Daily Journal

On Saturday, Sept. 15, SPACE – Near and Arnold's School of Performing Arts and Cultural Education – is commemorating El Grito de la Independencia de ...



2018 Mendocino County Year in Review: October-December  Ukiah Daily Journal

Oct. 2: Two killed on Highway 101. Two people were killed when a pickup truck collided with a semi-truck carrying lumber on Highway 101 north of Willits, the ...



Ukiah Police take Lip Sync Challenge, calling on Mendocino County Sheriff's Office next  KRCRTV.COM

The Ukiah Police Department (UPD) took the lip sync challenge, making a video to a compilation of songs.UPD is thanking a Ukiah High School student, Kyle ...



New arts-focused high school hopes for fall opening in Ukiah  Ukiah Daily Journal

For nearly all their adult lives, Gary Wallaert, director of the newly-formed Mendocino County Art Academy, and his wife, Karen, artist and paraprofessional ...



Ukiah police and fire log: Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019  Ukiah Daily Journal

The following were compiled from reports prepared by the Ukiah Police Department. To anonymously report crime information, call 463-6205. DUI: An officer ...



Ukiah High teacher uses novel approach to warn kids about smoking  Ukiah Daily Journal

While many people are resolving to quit smoking this time of year, Ukiah High School teacher Benjamin O'Neill hopes to keep as many students as possible ...



Fort Bragg High wins back the County Mock Trial Perpetual Trophy  Ukiah Daily Journal

Four local high schools began competition at the 27th annual County Mock Trials, sponsored by the Mendocino County Office of Education (MCOE), at the ...



Wreaths Across America: Remembering Wallace “Brick” Eugene Bralich  Ukiah Daily Journal

By Hayden Hayes. The Wreaths Across America Ceremony date is fast approaching – Saturday, Dec. 15 at 9 a.m. at the Ukiah Cemetery. The deadline for ...



UPD: Man caught burglarizing Ukiah home arrested Thursday  Ukiah Daily Journal

By Ukiah Daily Journal staff. A man suspected of burglarizing at least one home in Ukiah was arrested Thursday, the Ukiah Police Department reported.



Plunge With a Purpose: Special Olympics to host 2019 Ukiah Polar Plunge on Feb. 23  Ukiah Daily Journal

CALPELLA – Special Olympics Northern California will host the 2019 Ukiah Polar Plunge fundraiser beginning at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 23, at the Testa ...



On Leadership: Ukiah whiz kid a world leader in vacuum mixing equipment  Ukiah Daily Journal

Peter Pugger is a catchy name for a company. This Ukiah-based company makes Vacuum Mixing Equipment which includes pug mills, named for their pig-like ...



Tribe 13 art collective returns to Mendocino County art scene  Ukiah Daily Journal

After traveling the world with involvement in various art exhibits, installations and festivals such as Burning Man, Envision and Symbiosis, Tribe 13 is making a ...



Mendocino County sheriff’s deputies arrest Covelo man on suspicion of burglary  Ukiah Daily Journal

On Wednesday, at 6 p.m., deputies were dispatched to the 100 block of Concow Boulevard in Covelo, regarding a residential burglary, the Mendocino County ...



Details of Mendo College evacuation released  The Mendocino Voice

A worrisome post was made on Facebook leading to the evacuation.



Ukiah High basketball tournament weekend play  Ukiah Daily Journal

This past weekend represented the first of the Ukiah High School boys and girls basketball programs tournament weekends, with four of the five teams ...



Laytonville High to represent Mendocino County in state mock trial competition  Ukiah Daily Journal

At the 30th annual Mendocino County Mock Trial competition in Ukiah on March 3, members of the Laytonville High School Mock Trial team out-argued the ...



Wondering where to vote? Here’s a list of polling places  The Mendocino Voice

MENDOCINO Co., 6/5/18 -- It's election day in California, and it's a big one in Mendocino County. And if you're wondering where your polling station is, we have ...



Mendocino College reopened after brief evacuation  The Mendocino Voice

Updated, 8p.m. - The Mendocino College Ukiah campus has been cleared and declared safe by law enforcement after an evacuation order this after noon.



Name of suspect in murder-suicide released  The Mendocino Voice

WILLITS, 1/15/19 -- The Mendocino County Sheriff's Office has released the name of the suspect in the murder-suicide of Krissy Orbon and her son Damian ...



Taylor Bray – Athlete of the Year  Ukiah Daily Journal

Everything leading up to this interview was daunting. Here was the most celebrated female athlete in Ukiahs' history since Amber Trotter; but there were blocks.



Updated: Sheriff releases statement on Boonville stand-off  The Mendocino Voice

MENDOCINO Co., 6/7/18 — The Mendocino County Sheriff's Office (MCSO) has released an official statement on this morning's stand-off in Boonville, which ...



Second UPD officer stationed at Ukiah schools  Ukiah Daily Journal

Two Ukiah Police Department officers will be devoted to addressing issues at local schools with one based at Ukiah High School and one based at Pomolita ...



SSU receives $4 million grant to expand 'Learning by Making' program to Sonoma and Lake counties  Sonoma State University NewsCenter

For five years, Sonoma State University's Education and Public Outreach Group has been working to create and fine-tune a 9th grade curriculum that rethinks ...



Ukiah high school student suspected of prostitution  Santa Rosa Press Democrat

An 18-year-old student was arrested earlier this month at a hotel where she allegely planned to meet a paying client for sex.



Off the Record (Dec. 12, 2018)  Anderson Valley

LAST WEEK SHERIFF ALLMAN updated the Board on the status of his office's compliance with ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement) rules and California ...



Orr Springs Rd. will open today by 6 p.m.  The Mendocino Voice

MENDOCINO Co., 6/1/18 -- Orr Springs Rd. which has been closed about five miles up from Ukiah, for the past week, will reopen to one way traffic starting at 6 ...



All precincts now reporting — Pinches and Haschak, Williams and Skyhawk in the lead  The Mendocino Voice

UPDATE 6/6/18 6:50a.m. -- We have a NEW count! All precincts are now reporting, and those numbers have been added to the absentee ballots that had ...



For the love of science: Students get a good look at MESA  Ukiah Daily Journal

Anyone who's ever bagged the potatoes and milk on top of a carton of eggs during a senior (or junior) moment at the grocery store, only to realize what you've ...



Hospital board candidates: background and priorities  Mendocino Beacon

All seven candidates for four seats on the Mendocino Coast Health Care District Board of Directors answered questions about their backgrounds, priorities and ...



Black bears are on the move for spring! Here’s some safety tips from Fish & Wildlife  The Mendocino Voice

MENDOCINO Co., 5/25/18 — Winter is behind us, and both humans and black bears are stretching their legs, getting ready to go exploring, and hungry for the ...



Portraits by Ukiah student featured during First Friday Art Walk  Ukiah Daily Journal

There's a saying among photographers, “the best camera you have is the one you have with you,” and for 17-year-old Moises Lua Lupian, the camera that ...



Willits High student in custody after threat; heightened fears prompt late night social media panic  The Mendocino Voice

*para leer en español haga clic aquí. WILLITS, CA, 2/22/18 -- Willits High School experienced a school-shooting scare overnight when rumors began to spread ...



Mendocino County Today: Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018  Anderson Valley

TRAVIS R. STRICKLAND, 37, of Ukiah was caught leaving a Cloverdale bank robbery. He is also a prime suspect in last summer's robbery of the Chase Bank ...



Orr Springs Road will close for repairs, starting Tuesday  The Mendocino Voice

MENDOCINO Co., 5/21/18 — Orr Springs Road will be closed for repairs beginning Tuesday, May 22, while a contractor for the Mendocino County Department ...



Holly Near and family return for SPACE Winter Concert  Ukiah Daily Journal

A rare return of SPACE (Near & Arnold's School of Performing Arts and Cultural Education) family, friends and performers is taking place on Saturday, Dec.



3.9 Earthquake hits Redwood Valley  The Mendocino Voice

WILLITS, 6/8/18 -- A 3.9 earthquake hit Redwood Valley at about 10:24 a.m. It caused some shaking as far as Willits, but there are no reports of damage.



Obituary: Remembering Scott Terry, March 4th 1947 – October 24th 2018  The Mendocino Voice

The following is a submitted obituary for Willits resident Scott Terry, born March 4, 1947, died October 24, 2018. A memorial will be held on at 11 a.m. on ...



Big Ukiah High track unveiling, April 15  Ukiah Daily Journal

Most high school p.e. students have seen it, soccer and football athletes have passed by it, teachers and administrators and board members may have glanced ...



Rabies alert: wild fox tests positive in Ukiah  The Mendocino Voice

A wild fox captured in November has tested positive.



Settler homicide trial delayed as legislation awaits Gov.’s signature  The Mendocino Voice

Uncertainty over a proposed bill could change the legal proceedings in the Settler homicide trial, now set to begin October 1.



Small wild fire near Lake Mendocino Drive delays traffic on Hwy. 101  The Mendocino Voice

MENDOCINO Co., 6/7/18 — Firefighters have contained a small brush fire in the Forks area in Ukiah, which may have been caused by a vehicle, according to ...



Mendocino College construction training classes start soon!  The Mendocino Voice

Mendocino College classes in construction begin Monday.



Save the date: Earth Day and 4/20 events around the county  The Mendocino Voice

MENDOCINO Co., 4/9/18 -- Earth Day and 4/20, the cannabis holiday, will arriving on a weekend, and it being the first year that recreational cannabis is legal in ...



Ryan convicted of manslaughter for killing of DeShaun Davis  The Mendocino Voice

MENDOCINO Co., 5/11/18 - Steven Ryan was convicted of manslaughter in the killing of De'Shaun Davis today, in Mendocino Superior Court. The jury ...



First Friday Artwalk: April 6 in downtown Ukiah  Ukiah Daily Journal

Submitted. The monthly first Friday Artwalk will take place on Friday, April 6 at many downtown locations including: •Art Center Ukiah, 201 S. State St., featuring ...



Remembering Kressa and Kai Shepherd; Ukiah memorial planned  Ukiah Daily Journal

Kressa and Kai Shepherd left this earth much too soon. It seems impossible to encapsulate in a few hundred words the profound impact they left on this world ...



Car fire on 101 near Hopland, wildland fire contained, major injuries  The Mendocino Voice

UPDATE 8:43 p.m. -- The fire that spread from the vehicle on fire, into the surrounding grass and vineyard, has been contained at one acre. Firefighters will ...



Law enforcement kill female suspect after high speed chase — CalTrans reporting 101 now open  The Mendocino Voice

An alleged armed robbery of a 2015 used Camaro in Ukiah, resulted in a high speed chase which ended north of Willits. There law enforcement shot and killed ...



Women’s History Gala happening March 4: three Mendocino women honored  The Mendocino Voice

MENDOCINO Co., 2/28/18 -- The Mendocino Women's Political Coalition will be honoring three Mendocino women at their Women's History Gala this year on ...



Identity of woman killed by deputy sheriffs released  The Mendocino Voice

WILLITS, 2/14/18 -- The Mendocino County Sheriff's Office has released the name of the woman who was killed by law enforcement, after an alleged robbery ...



Ukiah Valley Basketball summer club  Ukiah Daily Journal

Local schools may be mostly cleared out during this time of the year, but the same does not hold true for Ukiah High School's newly refurbished gymnasium.



Sheriff’s Office to release evidence regarding wrongful death lawsuit  Ukiah Daily Journal

The Mendocino County Sheriff's Office announced Friday it was making video and audio recordings, as well as other evidence, available to the public as part of ...



Aikmans all over again  Ukiah Daily Journal

“She asked me if I'd help; and I said only if my granddaughters come out for wrestling,” says 70 something Jerry Aikman looking out at the freshly mopped mats ...



Who’s running for what in Mendocino County  The Mendocino Voice

MENDOCINO Co., 3/19/18 -- The list is out for the 2018 primary ballot and here's who's running for what in Mendocino County. The primary will be held.



What do you think about the future of Lake Mendocino? The Army Corps of Engineers asks for comments  The Mendocino Voice

MENDOCINO Co., 2/19/18 -- The Army Corps of Engineer is revising the master plans for Lake Mendocino and Lake Sonoma, and they want to hear from you.



dig! music up for sale in Ukiah  Ukiah Daily Journal

Rare though they have become in American life, Ukiah has its own record store. Yes, it's called a record store although much of what you'll find in it are compact ...



Construction of Costco could begin by Sept., Ukiah Planning Commission approves  The Mendocino Voice

UKIAH 7/27/2017 — The Ukiah City Planning Commission took the next step in re-approving the construction of a Costco store and gas station at a public ...



This one weird trick will keep you from getting pertussis — a vaccine  The Mendocino Voice

MENDOCINO Co., 5/11/18 -- One case of pertussis, usually known as whooping cough, has been reported in Mendocino County this year, and three more ...



Lakeport Speedway weekend race results  Ukiah Daily Journal

This weekend was the last points race at Lakeport Speedway for the season. It featured the Bandoleros, Jammers, Pro 4 Modifieds, BCRA Midgets, and ...



Honoring our veterans: Lance Corporal Ronald Lamon Wafford: 1945-1965  Ukiah Daily Journal

Editor's note: This is the final article in a five-part series written by Mendocino County 4Hers in advance of December's Wreaths Across America ceremony in ...



Ukiah Police Department’s report of last week’s activities  The Mendocino Voice

Ukiah police made 85 reports and 38 arrests last week.



Ukiah approves housing for mentally-ill  The Mendocino Voice

Ukiah City Planning Commission gives housing for mentally ill the go-ahead.



Ukiah approves homeless shelter plan  The Mendocino Voice

The Ukiah planning commission has approved plans for a homeless shelter and "homeless resource center."



Hwy. 20 now open west of Potter Valley Rd. (updated)  The Mendocino Voice

Updated, 7:45p.m.: CHP has announced that the roadway is now completely clear in both directions. Updated, 1p.m.: The road is now open but one lane may be ...



Mendocino County Today: Thursday, June 28, 2018  Anderson Valley

Skyhawk Down; Parkland Forum; Christine Lopiccolo; Prosecutor Butzow; Complex Anniversary; Boonville Fourth; Gerrymandering FB; Pawnee Donations; Big ...



One person killed in shoot out with police in Ukiah  The Mendocino Voice

UPDATE: 12/22/17 -- The Ukiah Police department has confirmed that one suspect was killed during a shoot out with police last night. The police have not.



Changes for Jensen’s of Ukiah, and for recreational weed  The Mendocino Voice

UKIAH, 4/18/2017 — Jensen's truck stop is on track to be the site of a Starbuck's and a Chevron, now that the owner of the 4.77-acre property just north of Ukiah ...



Work on Sherwood Rd. turn-off to begin Monday night  The Mendocino Voice

CalTrans will star work on the intersection of Sherwood Rd. and Main St. beginning with one-way traffic controls overnight for tree removal.



Small wildfire west of Willits fully contained  The Mendocino Voice

WILLITS, 6/3/18 — Sometime around 11:30 a.m. a small wildfire broke out just west of Willits. The smoke was visible from town, and could be smelled. The fire ...



A few of Ukiah’s homeless people talk about the new winter shelter.  The Mendocino Voice

On the longest night of the year, some of Ukiah's homeless people talked to the Mendo Voice about their views on the new shelter and life on the streets.



Golden State youth wrestlers excel at tourney  Record Bee

VACAVILLE — The Dancer brothers, Aidan and Silas, were dancing on Sunday during the Vacaville Massacre youth wrestling tournament. Nine members of the ...



Stargazing: View the stars at the historic Ukiah observatory  Ukiah Daily Journal

One of the “shining stars” in Mendocino County is the Ukiah Latitude Observatory, located within the grounds of Observatory Park, and several upcoming ...



Ukiah mayors dream big and reflect on last year’s victories  The Mendocino Voice

Former Ukiah mayor Steve Scalmanini is pleased about a new crosswalk and a storage shed. New mayor Jim Brown hopes for resolution on “big ticket items.”



Wildfire burning south of Ukiah, off of 253, fire’s spread stopped  The Mendocino Voice

The downed powerlines have been de-energized, and the fire's "forward progress" stopped.



From the archives: This week in Mendocino County history  Ukiah Daily Journal

25 years ago. Wednesday, Jan. 8, 1992. Ukiah Daily Journal. McMillen qualifies for Pebble Beach AT&T Pro/AM. Ukiah golf pro Jeff McMillen shot a 69 at the ...



Skating rink in Ukiah closing its doors  Ukiah Daily Journal

A lot of things have changed since Doug Adams drove up to Ukiah to take over its roller rink in 1981. But a lot of things haven't. “These skates were here then,” ...



Ukiah police and fire log: Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018  Ukiah Daily Journal

FIRE REPORTS. UKIAH VALLEY FIRE AUTHORITY: Crews were dispatched to Carrigan Lane at 3:12 p.m. Tuesday for a report of a woman who had “ingested ...



Mendocino County Today: Friday, Oct. 13, 2017  Anderson Valley

COMMUNITY MEETING 6:30PM, October 13, 2017. Ukiah High School "Cafetorium" 1000 Low Gap Road, Ukiah. We plan to have a Spanish Speaking ...



Ukiah Costco one step closer to reality  The Mendocino Voice

UKIAH, 5/25/2017 — The City of Ukiah Planning Commission moved the Costco project one step closer to reality at a public hearing Wednesday night.



New Ukiah Police officers sworn in Wednesday  Ukiah Daily Journal

The Ukiah Police Department swore in two new officers Wednesday, including Ukiah High School graduate Bryson Walker. “Thank you to my family and to the ...



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