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The Sonoma County Board of Supervisors will hold its first hearing Tuesday on a proposed zoning ordinance that will determine where medical cannabis can be grown for profit.
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New Sonoma State President Judy Sakaki has made waves with her declared goal to shift the university’s focus from facilities to students and faculty. She cuts a popular figure on the Rohnert Park campus, where her redesigned office is just one contrast with her predecessor.

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