santarosa city schoolsWe provide daily breaking news updates on KRCB radio 91. Tune in at 9 a.m. and 6:44 p.m. for the latest local news. Here's our update for Wednesday, June 11.
 
 
Today, the Santa Rosa City Schools Board of Education and Superintendent released a powerful statement supporting #BlackLivesMatter, and proposing new curricula in ethnic studies.

'We are outraged and grief stricken over the senseless deaths of our Black brothers and sisters at the hands of law enforcement. We say their names – George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery and so many others – as we join those who mourn. We say their names as we dedicate ourselves to transformation.

We remember our own loss. Andy Lopez was a 13-year-old Cook Middle School student when a Sheriff Deputy shot and killed him in 2013.

"Ya Basta! Enough is enough!"

Here is a link to the complete school board statement.
 
Yesterday, we reported on a press conference that brought together many of the elected leaders in Sonoma County and top police officials. Here is the complete press conference.
 
 
 
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