Solano NewsNet - Solano County CA Local News, Events, Classifieds and Alerts
Vacaville Tue. Sep 6 2022
More than 5,000 lose electricity in Vacaville
A small grass fire is believed to have triggered a power outage that stretched from rural Dixon into Vacaville on Monday.
Fairfield Weather: Thursday March 23
Wind: 14 MPH WSW
Chance of rain: 0%
Cloudy, with a high of 57 and low of 44 degrees. Cloudy in the morning, overcast in the afternoon, sunny in the evening, cloudy overnight.
Vacaville Mon. Sep 5 2022
Paraglider taken to hospital after crash in rural Vacaville
Fairfield Sun. Sep 4 2022
CHP to conduct 'maximum enforcement' campaign during Labor Day holiday
The idea behind the campaign is to help promote safe driving and other safety practices on roadways throughout California.
Excessive Heat Warning, Flex Alert extended through Labor Day holiday weekend
The region is bracing for several days of triple-digit weather during and after the Labor Day holiday weekend.
Fairfield police arrest robbery suspect after late night pursuit
Fairfield police officers have taken a robbery suspect into custody after a late-night pursuit that wound through parts of the city early Friday morning.
Vallejo Fri. Sep 2 2022
Vallejo kidnapping triggers county-wide police bulletin
The Solano County Sheriff’s Office has issued a county-wide bulletin asking police to keep an eye out for a suspect involved in a kidnapping.
Power outages possible in parts of Solano, Yolo counties this weekend
PG&E may implement rolling brownouts in parts of Solano County and Yolo County during this weekend's heat wave, Solano NewsNet has learned.
Live Updates: Cooling centers to open during heat wave in Solano County
Local officials will be opening cooling centers throughout Solano County during the Labor Day holiday weekend.
Two-alarm fire ignites at Vacaville apartment complex
Several apartment units were damaged by a two-alarm structure fire that ignited in Vacaville on Thursday.
One arrested after pursuit, manhunt in Vacaville
Fire forces evacuation of Genentech building
The Genentech biotechnology facility in Vacaville was evacuated on Wednesday after a fire broke out inside the building.
Fairfield police arrest two over robbery in Fresno
Two people were arrested after Fairfield police executed a search warrant on an apartment Wednesday evening.
Holiday will make cooling centers hard to come by in Solano County
County libraries are typically available as cooling centers during heat waves, but the Labor Day holiday will make many branches unavailable.
Fairfield Wed. Aug 31 2022
Energy regulator issues Flex Alert for Wednesday evening
California's energy regulator has issued a state-wide Flex Alert due to anticipated energy use on Wednesday.