Fairfield Wed. Jan 11 2023
Solano County declares local emergency after recent storms
Officials in Solano County have issued an emergency proclamation based on widespread damage and flooding caused by severe weather over the last several days.
Vacaville Weather: Thursday March 23
Wind: 13 MPH WSW
Chance of rain: 0%
Partly cloudy, with a high of 58 and low of 41 degrees. Cloudy in the morning, overcast in the afternoon, sunny in the evening, cloudy overnight.
Fairfield Mon. Jan 9 2023
CHP re-opens Highway 113 in rural Solano County
The California Highway Patrol has re-opened Highway 113 in both directions between Fry Road and the Highway 12 roundabout after it was closed due to roadway flooding.
Coverage of January 4-5 severe storm
Storm Watch: Governor Newsom declares state of emergency
The State Operations Center, which is connected to the Office of Emergency Services, has been activated to its highest level, the governor’s office said.
Storm Watch: When to expect the worst of the atmospheric river in Solano County
The storm system moving through Northern California has the potential to be one of the most-destructive winter events in decades.
Storm Watch: List of resources to follow the storm
The upcoming atmospheric river and bomb cyclone event is expected to bring strong wind and heavy rain to Northern California, including Solano County.
Storm Watch: Solano NewsNet to offer live coverage of upcoming storm
Vallejo Wed. Nov 16 2022
Solano congressman tests positive for COVID-19
Representative Mike Thompson tested positive for COVID-19 and is isolating from home, his office confirmed in a statement on Wednesday.
Fairfield Wed. Oct 19 2022
Exclusive: Kaiser Permanente nurses to vote on strike authorization
Nurses working for Kaiser Permanente will start voting this week on whether to authorize a strike, Solano NewsNet has learned.
Vacaville Wed. Oct 19 2022
Kaiser mental health workers end strike amid tentative deal
Mental health workers employed by Kaiser Permanente have ended a months-long strike after reaching a tentative deal with the health organization on Tuesday.
Dixon Tue. Sep 6 2022
Excessive Heat Warning period extended through Friday evening
The National Weather Service has extended an Excessive Heat Warning period that was originally set to lapse on Tuesday.