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  • Shock over Penngrove death

    A dead body found inside the rural home of Penngrove siblings sent shockwaves through the area Thursday while officials said very little about the discovery.
  • St. Francis Winery founder Martin dies at 80

    ‘Father of Merlot Madness’ Joe Martin, who died Thursday at his Sonoma Valley home, planted vineyards in Kenwood at a time when most farmland was still devoted to orchards.
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Sonoma Clean Power to harvest sun over sewage ponds

When completed in 2016, the project, on sewage ponds operated by the Sonoma County Water Agency, will provide enough electricity to power 3,000 homes and will be the largest solar installation in the county.

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Not-to-miss March festivals, fun around Sonoma County

From food to folk fun, chances are you'll find it in March around the county.

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8 must-know tax clinic tips

Need tax help? Here's how to make the most of your time at one of the many free clinics around.

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Sonoma County grape growers use technology to battle frost

New high-tech tools are taking on added importance in Sonoma County vineyards this year with frost season off to an earlier start.

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Lowell Cohn: No bullpen, no problem for Giants' relievers

The core of the Giants' bullpen has remained constant and illustrious for three world championships.

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PD Editorial: Mysteries past and future at Sonoma center

Family members of relatives cared for at the Sonoma Developmental Center are understandably anxious about a recommendation that the center be closed within the next decade.

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For Windsor illusionist, magic is in the cards

The once hidden passion of a young musician is now on full display at a local restaurant.

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