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  • Woman suing over late wife's benefits

    The suit, filed by a west county woman who lost her wife to cancer in 2013, is the latest development in a case that reflects the real-life impacts of changing access to marriage and spousal rights in California.
  • LeBaron: Remembering Starcross’ selfless good works

    For nearly half a century, Tolbert McCarroll (Brother Toby), Mary Martha Aggeler (Sister Marti) and Julian DeRossi (Sister Julie) have rushed in where angels fear to tread.
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Study breaks down how much it will cost to annex Roseland

Santa Rosa would spend an estimated $3.5 million annually on services, offset by revenue from the area, and invest nearly $80 million in the long term on infrastructure.

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Teaching the science of winemaking

People come to fall in love with the wine industry for a number of reasons. For SRJC wine studies instructor Kevin Sea, it was about the chemistry.

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Graton filmmaker ready for Oscars

Serving on the nominations committee, Robert Hillmann has watched hundreds of documentaries to help decide the films that will contend for a statuette.

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Weary Warriors struggle, but still hang on against Celtics 114-111 (w/video)

Golden State stretched their win streak at home to 19 games Sunday.

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California Kaiser nurses reach contract agreement

Kaiser Permanente nurses in California have OK'd a new contact that improves patient care and health and safety protections for nurses and boosts pay.

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Broadband should be a local call

According to the White House, 99 percent of Americans can obtain some version of broadband. But almost half of rural America has no access to connections that offer at least 25 mbps.

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Foodies Project empowers Sonoma County cooks

Sebastopol woman aims to make fresh home-cooked meals affordable for low-income families.

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