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A construction crew struck a natural gas line around 2:40 p.m. Monday while working in the street in front of Hansel Volkswagen, authorities said.
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The latest major crash into the Russian River is a reminder of the challenges of the ‘unforgivable’ Highway 101 stretch north of Cloverdale.

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The 2018 Natural Body Building competition was held at Finley Community Center in Santa Rosa Saturday. Check out the very athletic contestants here.
Most of those warned of the firestorm found out from friends, family members and neighbors, according to The Press Democrat Poll.
More than 400,000 diners have rated their favorite Wine Country restaurants and a Sonoma County spot tops the list.
Tired of the royal wedding yet? Kensington Palace has released three official photos taken of Prince Harry and the former Meghan Markle shortly after their weekend wedding.
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The toll hike is the last of several that the Golden Gate Bridge District Board of Directors approved of five years ago.
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