Solano County

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Only On CBS13: Stranded Teen Plucked From Island

Stranded, scared and saved. Only CBS13 was there when a helicopter hoisted a teen trapped on an island surrounded by fast-moving water.


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Deputies Injured During Reported Inmate Escape Attempt At Solano County Courthouse

Three Solano County Sheriff’s Department deputies were taken to the hospital Monday to be treated for injuries after an incident at the Solano County courthouse in Fairfield.


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Solano County Deputy Injured In Violent Crash During High-Speed Pursuit

A deputy was injured in a violent pursuit in Fairfield on Wednesday during the a pursuit of a stolen vehicle.


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Offensive Words Occupying Hill In Clear View Of I-80 In Solano County

It’s a message staring drivers in the face, and offending many of them. Carved into a hill in Solano County near Vacaville, it tells drivers to occupy a certain three-letter word.


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Bodies Of Two Men Found On Houseboat Near Suisun City

The bodies of two men were found dead on houseboat by authorities Monday in Solano County.


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High Winds Whip Suisun City Fire Into Inferno In Barely An Hour

High winds fueled the flames, sending Solano County firefighters scrambling as it grew from 100 acres to 1,000 acres in a little more than an hour.


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UPDATED: Solano County Fire Grows To 1,000 Acres, 50 Percent Contained

Crews continue to battle a grass fire in Solano County near Suisun City that has grown to 1,000 acres, Cal Fire officials say.


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Teenager Drowns at Sandy Beach

A holiday outing at Sandy Beach in Solano County turned tragic when a teenager drowned in the Sacramento River.


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Solano County Gun Buyback Event Gets Hundreds Of Weapons Off The Street

A gun buyback event by police in Solano County resulted in the dozens of different legal and illegal weapons being handed over.


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UPDATE: Coroner Identifies Pilot In Fatal Solano County Crash

The pilot was killed instantly when a crop duster crashed near Winters on Wednesday afternoon, a California Highway Patrol officer said.


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Moderate Earthquake Rattles Solano County

An earthquake rattled parts of Solano County on Monday morning. The 3.3 magnitude hit near Green Valley just southwest of Fairfield.