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  • Wild confrontation ends in death

    A caretaker suspected in the fatal beating of a 96-year-old Occidental man died in San Francisco Thursday after a crash and a melee involving several police officers.
  • Woman shot, wounded in Bodega Bay

    A woman was shot and wounded on Highway 1 Friday and authorities were searching for a shooter, emergency dispatchers said.
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Entertainment

Petaluma Music Festival back with Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, more

The band tops a long list of musicians all playing to benefit local schools.

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'Top Chef' star, Gloria Ferrer team up for contest

The Sonoma winery is holding its first ‘Glorious Bites Challenge,’ a nationwide search for the best appetizer recipe.

Bite Club
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News

Rocky Fire grows to 15,000 acres

The wildfire burned throughout more than 23 square miles of rugged, steep terrain and encroached closer to rural communities in eastern Lake County.

Video
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Lowell Cohn: Small-mindedness of A's leads to unforgivable moves

The A's big lie goes like this: 'We are a small-market team. We can't afford expensive players.' The A's are liars.

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Facebook ready to test giant drone for Internet service

Designed to fly at high altitudes, it will use lasers to send Internet signals to stations on the ground.

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Opinion

PD Editorial: Lights out on rules for dark money

As recently as June, the head of the Internal Revenue Service promised new rules to curb the exponential growth in dark money spent on political campaigns.

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Towns

Go/Do: 30 things to do in Sonoma County

From zucchini car racing to music, lazy bears, kids’ events and the county fair, there’s plenty to do this week in Sonoma County.

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