As the temperature rose and the drinks flowed, Country Summer 2017 kicked off Northern California’s biggest country festival in sizzling fashion. Country music fans arrived early to the Sonoma County festival to stake out their spots near the shade as temperatures rose to near 100 degrees on the first day. Full Story.
Paying tuition by credit card will cost an additional $212 starting July 1
Starting July 1, the university will be passing on a 2.75 percent fee charged by credit card companies to those students who use credit to pay their tuition and fees. Full Story.
University considers contracting out for police dispatching
The university is exploring the possibility of contracting out for police dispatching on campus, possibly to an outside agency, Sonoma State University officials have confirmed. Full Story.
Suspect identified in Cotati shooting
Officials from the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office have identified a suspect in the Sonoma State University officer-involved shooting on May 5 in Cotati. Full Story.
Is Sonoma State violating state law by not posting signs when spraying pesticides?
Over the past two years, Sonoma State University Landscape Services has used a total of 18 different pesticides on campus. Among them is a glyphosate-based herbicide called Ranger Pro, which some experts say causes cancer. Full Story.
Officials from the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office have identified a suspect in the Sonoma State University officer-involved shooting on May 5 in Cotati as Eduardo Martinez Sanchez of Santa Rosa. Martinez Sanchez, 22, remains hospitalized from wounds he suffered in the shooting that took place around 5 a.m. following a fight in downtown Cotati.
The Sonoma State University men’s golf team headed to the City of Industry, California to take part in the California Collegiate Athletic Association Championship series, where it played in the first and second rounds of the tournament on Monday and the final round on Tuesday.
The Sonoma State University’s women’s water polo team made school history this weekend when it placed second at the WWPA Championship in Geneva, Ohio. It was a long fought battle, but the women proved themselves a threat to their opponents.
With the end of the season in sight, Sonoma State University’s softball team hoped for some big victories in the season-ending four-game series against the Chico State Wildcats at Chico State University on Friday and Saturday.
Controversy is arising concerning the newly popular trend of ‘microdosing’ LSD as a way to boost performance in people’s everyday lives. Microdosing is taking LSD in such small amounts that the psychedelic effects aren’t felt, but it’s enough to stimulate the brain.