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The Sonoma County Fair's new 'Butterfly Adventures' is one of the most popular attractions at the fairgrounds, drawing up to 2,000 visitors a day.
For nearly a century, the popular venue has been a gathering spot for locals and visitors alike, with performers that have included Count Basie, Harry James, The Beach Boys and the Grateful Dead.
Sonoma County’s top prosecutor has eased a controversial policy limiting public access to police body camera recordings following an outcry about a perceived lack of transparency.
The 'Talk on the Wild Side' teen volunteer program enhances the zoo experience for visitors and supports the zoo's mission to connect people to animals.
From Dairy Queens to Future Farmers of America princesses, take a look back at Sonoma County Fair beauty queens through the years.
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