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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 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 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 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 School Class of ’78 planning reunion  Ukiah Daily Journal

The Ukiah High School Class of 1978 invites the classes of '77 and '79 to a 40-year reunion on Saturday, Aug. 4 at 5 p.m. at the Lodge at Blue Lakes. Tickets are ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 seniors prepare for college  The Mendocino Voice

Another article from our student colleagues at the Ukiah High School journalism program.



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 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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Letters (Feb 28, 2018)  Anderson Valley

FLYING BLIND. Letter To KZYX Trustees. As a candidate for the KZYX board of directors, you, whomever you are, may agree that knowledge of the institution ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Details of Mendo College evacuation released  The Mendocino Voice

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



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Looking About: Turning 90  Ukiah Daily Journal

Jokester singer Mark Grover turns 90 and friends are invited to help him celebrate, Sunday, April 23, from 2 to 5 p.m. at Bartlett Hall (Ukiah Senior Center).



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.



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 ...



Ukiah high school student suspected of prostitution  Santa Rosa Press Democrat

A high school student is suspected of being among a group of young women engaging in prostitution in Ukiah. The student, 18, was arrested earlier this month ...



Fort Bragg-Mendocino Coast calendar of events  Ft. Bragg Advocate-News

Send calendar listings by noon on Friday to editor@advocate-news.com, 690 S. Main St., Fort Bragg, CA 95437. Art openings are listed the week of First Friday ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Running Dogs gearing up for NBL cross country championships  Sonoma West

League Oak Division finals will be held on Nov. 10 in Ukiah.



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 ...



Ukiah police and fire log: Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018  Ukiah Daily Journal

The following were compiled from reports prepared by the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office: BOOKED: Suzanne Linker, 54, of Branscomb, was arrested Nov.



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.



It’s campaign season, so mark your calendar! (updated)  The Mendocino Voice

In which we list the various upcoming campaign events and debates for our local races.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 County Today: Thursday, June 28, 2018  Anderson Valley

CHRIS SKYHAWK, Candidate for Mendocino County Fifth District Supervisor, has suffered a stroke, and has been med-evaced out of the County for treatment.



Charles Hensley, The Back Story  Anderson Valley

A good friend came to visit me from Connecticut back when I was still working in San Francisco. She told me the one thing she wanted to be sure to visit was Coit ...



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 ...



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 ...



Hospital board candidates: background and priorities  Ft. Bragg Advocate-News

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



Senator McGuire will talk Prop 64 at Cannabis Summit in Ukiah, Thursday  The Mendocino Voice

MENDOCINO Co., 2/28/18 — California's newly minted cannabis bureaucracy is coming to Ukiah Thursday, at a special “summit” dubbed “The First 60 Days of ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Mendocino College construction training classes start soon!  The Mendocino Voice

Mendocino College classes in construction begin Monday.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 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.



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.



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 ...



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

A wild fox captured in November has tested positive.



Local Christmas tree vendor celebrates his 40th year  Ukiah Daily Journal

For Steve Elliot, the business of selling Christmas trees has not changed much in four decades and neither has his motivation for doing so. The owner of Elliot's ...



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.



Vigil will be held for Khadijah Britton at Ukiah courthouse, Feb. 27; reward upped to $50,000  The Mendocino Voice

**Update 2/27/18 -- The vigil is now planned for 3:30pm on Feb. 27 since the time of Fallis's arraignment was changed to 4pm. Update 2/25/18 -- The reward for ...



Search for vehicle lost in Eel River continues  The Mendocino Voice

MENDOCINO Co., 4/11/18 -- The Mendocino County Sheriff's Office is teaming up with various other local rescue agencies to continue the search for the vehicle ...



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 ...



Undersheriff Randy Johnson will retire this month  The Mendocino Voice

MENDOCINO Co., 3/6/18 — Mendocino County Sheriff's Office Undersheriff Randy Johnson, 55, will be retiring at the end of the month. After 30 years in law ...



17-year-old dies of burns, becomes 43rd victim of California wildfires  San Francisco Chronicle

A 17-year-old Mendocino County girl who was badly burned as her family made a desperate attempt to escape approaching flames died Sunday, raising the ...



Redwood Valley on fire Monday morning  Ukiah Daily Journal

What is now being called the Redwood Complex Fire spread from Redwood Valley up the Willits Grade in the middle of the night as emergency personnel ...



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,” ...



Updated 4/7: Flood watch in effect: collisions, road closures around the county; Hwy. 128 still closed  The Mendocino Voice

UPDATE 4/7/18 11:30a.m.— Caltrans crews worked through the night on Hwy. 1, and and were able to clear the slide from west of Leggett and re-open the road.



Remembering Those Lost in Northern California's October Fires  KQED

We look back on the tragedy that visited so many communities and remember those who died, the lives they lived and the people they touched.



Fallis’ trial set for June 4, judge rules against bail reduction  The Mendocino Voice

MENDOCINO Co., 4/10/18 -- The primary suspect in the disappearance of Khadijah Britton, Negie Fallis, had his request for a bail reduction denied at a hearing ...



“Battle of the North 3.0” VEX Robotics Competition  A News Cafe

High School students in the Northern California Region will descend upon Shasta High School on November 3rd, 2018 from 9 AM to 5 PM for the “Battle of the ...



Is it snowing yet where you are? Storm on the way (update 3/2)  The Mendocino Voice

Updated 7:15am, 3/2/18: Here's what we know about school and road closures right now. Did we miss something or did you get an awesome photo?



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 ...



County jail inmate attempts suicide  The Mendocino Voice

MENDOCINO Co., 4/14/18 -- A 50 year old man being held at the Mendocino County Jail attempted suicide early yesterday. He hanged himself with a sheet, but ...



Body discovered in Eel River  The Mendocino Voice

MENDOCINO Co., 4/13/18 -- Authorities have discovered a body on the banks of the Eel River, about seven miles north of where a vehicle believed to belong to ...



Remembering Mendocino County’s veterans: Wreaths Across America  Ukiah Daily Journal

Mark your calendars for the Wreaths Across America ceremony here in Ukiah on Dec. 17, at 9 a.m. sharp. The reason we start so early in the morning is that all ...



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.



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 ...



Body found at Hart family crash site (updated)  The Mendocino Voice

Editor's note: This article was originally published yesterday but has been updated today with new information from an interview with Lt. Shannon Barney of the ...



Mendocino County Today: Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018  Anderson Valley

BRING KHADIJAH HOME. (Click to enlarge). * * *. FROM THE ESSENTIAL MENDOCINOSPORTSPLUS, an excellent account of the Mendocino Girl basketball ...



Mendocino County Today: Sunday, April 22, 2018  Anderson Valley

HIGH PRESSURE will bring mainly clear skies and dry conditions into early next week. High temperatures will be above normal in the inland areas. Mid to late ...



Arraignment of Negie Fallis postponed, main suspect in disappearance of Khadijah Britton will be arraigned Friday (video)  The Mendocino Voice

UKIAH, CA 2/27/18 — In a brief proceeding of the Mendocino Superior Court, this afternoon, Negie Fallis, 37, the primary suspect in the disappearance of ...



Enjoy a wintery ride around town: Holiday Trolley starts this week in Ukiah  The Mendocino Voice

MENDOCINO CO., 11/20/17 -- The decorated Holiday Trolley has carried families and friends around Ukiah for two decades, creating holiday spirit and bringing ...



Ukiah man arrested on child pornography charges (press release)  The Mendocino Voice

MENDOCINO CO., 6/20/17 — A Ukiah man was arrested for possession of child pornography on June 20 after an investigation conducted by the Department of ...



Ukiah approves housing for mentally-ill  The Mendocino Voice

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



The Walmart Shootout  Anderson Valley

March 7, 2003 — I first heard about the WalMart shootout on the morning news, then read about it in the local newspapers. An ex-con with a long history of ...



Tehya Bird verbals to Oregon University  Ukiah Daily Journal

Tehya Bird started throwing a tennis ball under hand at the age of 3 at her grandma's house. By the time she was 4 she joined the local Cloverdale Ponytail ...



Consolidated Tribal Health Project opens enrollment to non-Native Americans for primary care medical  Ukiah Daily Journal

The Consolidated Tribal Health Project, Inc. has announced that the clinic is opening its enrollment for primary care medical to non-Native American as well as ...



Ukiah approves homeless shelter plan  The Mendocino Voice

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



Vargas adds Moran to his practice  Ukiah Daily Journal

Optometrist Antonio Moran has joined the office of Dr. Joe Vargas, O.D. at 489 Dora St. in Ukiah. Moran graduated from the University of California, Berkeley ...



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